Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2019 Chart Data: Strengthening disaster resilience


This dataset contains part 2 of the Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2019 and details disaster risk and costs, suitable policies to prevent disaster losses, integration of disaster risk reduction into a country’s development policies and investment strategies.

Note: Data sources are attributed on respective charts.

  • 2.1.2 Total number of deaths by disasters
  • 2.1.3 Disaster occurrence by type, developing Asia (2000-2018)
  • 2.1.5 Disaster impacts normalized by GDP and population
  • 2.1.6 Average annual losses for different income groups and sub-regions in developing Asia
  • Box figure 2-year return period national losses
  • Box figure 2.2.2 Hard disk drives shipment and average price
  • Box figure Cost of asset repair and replacement after flooding in Mumbai
  • Box figure Indirect impacts of floods
  • 2.3.1 Humanitarian Aid to Developing Asia
  • Box figure Number of active risk transfer schemes in 2012–2018, by subregion
  • Box figure Number of disaster insurance schemes, by subregion and type
  • Box figure Schemes with government financial support, by scheme type
  • Box figure Distribution of flood resilience scores, by settlement type
  • Box figure Distribution of grades of resilience
  • Box figure Building construction in Sichuan
  • Box figure Resident population in Sichuan at year-end

Data and Resources




Asian Development Bank / ERCD

Economic and social data published by ADB’s Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD).

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