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Table 1 Total damage due to natural disasters between 1900 and 2013 in Ethiopia

From: Livelihood resilience in the face of recurring floods: an empirical evidence from Northwest Ethiopia

Year Type Total damage ('000 US$)
1906 Earthquake 6750
1969 Drought 1000
1973 Drought 76,000
1994 Flood 3500
1998 Drought 15,600
1999 Flood 2700
2005 Flood 5000
2005 Flood 1200
2006 Flood 3200
2013 Flood 2200
  1. Source: Authors’ computation from EM-DAT: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database-http://www.emdat.be/