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South Korea

Area of South Korea 99,071.7 km²
Population 48.7 million
Male Population 24,177,200 (49.7%)
Female Population 24,512,280 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +44.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +9%
Median Age 38 years old
Male Median Age 36.8 years old
Female Median Age 39.2 years old
Timezone Korean Standard Time
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. Source: Wikipedia

COVID-19 Data for South Korea

Last Updated: April 12, 2021
110,688
Total Cases
1,775
Total Deaths
101,332
Total Recovered

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases in South Korea

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Deaths in South Korea

Total Cases per 10M population 22,733
Deaths per 10M population 365
Total Cases per 1M population 2,273
Deaths per 1M population 36.5

New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases / Deaths in South Korea

DateTotal CasesNew CasesTotal DeathsNew Deaths
4/12/21 110,688 +542 1,775 +5
4/11/21 110,146 +587 1,770 +2
4/10/21 109,559 +614 1,768 +3
4/9/21 108,945 +676 1,765 +1
4/8/21 108,269 +671 1,764 +6
4/7/21 107,598 +700 1,758 +2
4/6/21 106,898 +668 1,756 +4
4/5/21 106,230 +478 1,752 +4
4/4/21 105,752 +473 1,748 +4
4/3/21 105,279 +543 1,744 +4
4/2/21 104,736 +542 1,740 +3
4/1/21 104,194 +555 1,737 +2
3/31/21 103,639 +551 1,735 +4
3/30/21 103,088 +506 1,731 +2
3/29/21 102,582 +441 1,729 +3
3/28/21 102,141 +384 1,726 +4
3/27/21 101,757 +482 1,722 +1
3/26/21 101,275 +505 1,721 +5
3/25/21 100,770 +494 1,716 +7
3/24/21 100,276 +430 1,709 +2
3/23/21 99,846 +425 1,707 +3
3/22/21 99,421 +346 1,704 +7
3/21/21 99,075 +410 1,697 +1
3/20/21 98,665 +456 1,696 +3
3/19/21 98,209 +452 1,693 +3
3/18/21 97,757 +463 1,690 +2
3/17/21 97,294 +445 1,688 +2
3/16/21 96,849 +469 1,686 +8
3/15/21 96,380 +363 1,678 +3
3/14/21 96,017 +382 1,675 +6
3/13/21 95,635 +459 1,669 +2
3/12/21 95,176 +490 1,667 +5
3/11/21 94,686 +488 1,662 +10
3/10/21 94,198 +465 1,652 +4
3/9/21 93,733 +470 1,648 +3
3/8/21 93,263 +446 1,645 +3
3/7/21 92,817 +346 1,642 +8
3/6/21 92,471 +416 1,634 +2
3/5/21 92,055 +417 1,632 +5
3/4/21 91,638 +398 1,627 +8
3/3/21 91,240 +424 1,619 +7
3/2/21 90,816 +444 1,612 +6
3/1/21 90,372 +341 1,606 +1
2/28/21 90,031 +355 1,605 +2
2/27/21 89,676 +355 1,603 +8
2/26/21 89,321 +399 1,595 +10
2/25/21 88,922 +406 1,585 +4
2/24/21 88,516 +396 1,581 +5
2/23/21 88,120 +439 1,576 +3
2/22/21 87,681 +357 1,573 +11
2/21/21 87,324 +332 1,562 +5
2/20/21 86,992 +418 1,557 +4
2/19/21 86,574 +446 1,553 +3
2/18/21 86,128 +561 1,550 +6
2/17/21 85,567 +621 1,544 +6
2/16/21 84,946 +621 1,538 +4
2/15/21 84,325 +456 1,534 +7
2/14/21 83,869 +344 1,527 +5
2/13/21 83,525 +326 1,522 +8
2/12/21 83,199 +362 1,514 +7
2/11/21 82,837 +403 1,507 +11
2/10/21 82,434 +504 1,496 +10
2/9/21 81,930 +443 1,486 +4
2/8/21 81,487 +302 1,482 +8
2/7/21 81,185 +289 1,474 +3
2/6/21 80,896 +372 1,471 +7
2/5/21 80,524 +393 1,464 +5
2/4/21 80,131 +369 1,459 +11
2/3/21 79,762 +451 1,448 +7
2/2/21 79,311 +467 1,441 +6
2/1/21 78,844 +336 1,435 +10
1/31/21 78,508 +303 1,425 +5
1/30/21 78,205 +355 1,420 +6
1/29/21 77,850 +455 1,414 +15
1/28/21 77,395 +469 1,399 +13
1/27/21 76,926 +497 1,386 +8
1/26/21 76,429 +554 1,378 +7
1/25/21 75,875 +354 1,371 +11
1/24/21 75,521 +437 1,360 +11
1/23/21 75,084 +392 1,349 +12
1/22/21 74,692 +430 1,337 +9
1/21/21 74,262 +344 1,328 +12
1/20/21 73,918 +400 1,316 +16
1/19/21 73,518 +403 1,300 +17
1/18/21 73,115 +386 1,283 +19
1/17/21 72,729 +389 1,264 +15
1/16/21 72,340 +520 1,249 +13
1/15/21 71,820 +579 1,236 +19
1/14/21 71,241 +513 1,217 +22
1/13/21 70,728 +516 1,195 +10
1/12/21 70,212 +561 1,185 +20
1/11/21 69,651 +537 1,165 +25
1/10/21 69,114 +450 1,140 +15
1/9/21 68,664 +665 1,125 +25
1/8/21 67,999 +641 1,100 +19
1/7/21 67,358 +672 1,081 +35
1/6/21 66,686 +868 1,046 +19
1/5/21 65,818 +839 1,027 +20
1/4/21 64,979 +715 1,007 +26
1/3/21 64,264 +1,020 981 +19
1/2/21 63,244 +651 962 +20
1/1/21 62,593 +824 942 +25
12/31/20 61,769 +1,029 917 +17
12/30/20 60,740 +967 900 +21
12/29/20 59,773 +1,048 879 +20
12/28/20 58,725 +1,045 859 +40
12/27/20 57,680 +808 819 +11
12/26/20 56,872 +970 808 +15
12/25/20 55,902 +1,132 793 +20
12/24/20 54,770 +1,237 773 +17
12/23/20 53,533 +983 756 +17
12/22/20 52,550 +1,090 739 +17
12/21/20 51,460 +869 722 +24
12/20/20 50,591 +926 698 +24
12/19/20 49,665 +1,095 674 +15
12/18/20 48,570 +1,055 659 +14
12/17/20 47,515 +1,062 645 +11
12/16/20 46,453 +1,011 634 +22
12/15/20 45,442 +1,078 612 +12
12/14/20 44,364 +880 600 +13
12/13/20 43,484 +718 587 +7
12/12/20 42,766 +1,030 580 +2
12/11/20 41,736 +950 578 +6
12/10/20 40,786 +688 572 +8
12/9/20 40,098 +666 564 +8
12/8/20 39,432 +677 556 +4
12/7/20 38,755 +594 552 +3
12/6/20 38,161 +615 549 +4
12/5/20 37,546 +631 545 +5
12/4/20 36,915 +583 540 +4
12/3/20 36,332 +629 536 +7
12/2/20 35,703 +540 529 +3
12/1/20 35,163 +511 526 0
11/30/20 34,652 +451 526 0
11/29/20 34,201 +377 526 +3
11/28/20 33,824 +449 523 +1
11/27/20 33,375 +488 522 +6
11/26/20 32,887 +569 516 +1
11/25/20 32,318 +583 515 +2
11/24/20 31,735 +382 513 +3
11/23/20 31,353 +349 510 +1
11/22/20 31,004 +271 509 +4
11/21/20 30,733 +330 505 +2
11/20/20 30,403 +386 503 +2
11/19/20 30,017 +363 501 +3
11/18/20 29,654 +343 498 +2
11/17/20 29,311 +313 496 +2
11/16/20 28,998 +229 494 0
11/15/20 28,769 +223 494 +1
11/14/20 28,546 +208 493 +1
11/13/20 28,338 +205 492 +4
11/12/20 28,133 +191 488 +1
11/11/20 27,942 +143 487 0
11/10/20 27,799 +146 487 +2
11/9/20 27,653 +100 485 +5
11/8/20 27,553 +126 480 +2
11/7/20 27,427 +143 478 +1
11/6/20 27,284 +89 477 +1
11/5/20 27,195 +145 476 +1
11/4/20 27,050 +125 475 +1
11/3/20 26,925 +118 474 +2
11/2/20 26,807 +75 472 +4
11/1/20 26,732 +97 468 +2
10/31/20 26,635 +124 466 +2
10/30/20 26,511 +126 464 +1
10/29/20 26,385 +114 463 +1
10/28/20 26,271 +125 462 +1
10/27/20 26,146 +103 461 +1
10/26/20 26,043 +88 460 +3
10/25/20 25,955 +119 457 0
10/24/20 25,836 +61 457 0
10/23/20 25,775 +77 457 +2
10/22/20 25,698 +155 455 +2
10/21/20 25,543 +119 453 +3
10/20/20 25,424 +91 450 +3
10/19/20 25,333 +58 447 +3
10/18/20 25,275 +76 444 0
10/17/20 25,199 +91 444 +1
10/16/20 25,108 +73 443 +2
10/15/20 25,035 +47 441 +2
10/14/20 24,988 +99 439 +1
10/13/20 24,889 +84 438 +4
10/12/20 24,805 +102 434 +1
10/11/20 24,703 +97 433 +1
10/10/20 24,606 +58 432 +2
10/9/20 24,548 +72 430 +2
10/8/20 24,476 +54 428 +1
10/7/20 24,422 +69 427 +2
10/6/20 24,353 +114 425 +3
10/5/20 24,239 +75 422 0
10/4/20 24,164 +73 422 +1
10/3/20 24,091 +64 421 +1
10/2/20 24,027 +75 420 +4
10/1/20 23,952 +63 416 +1
9/30/20 23,889 +77 415 +2
9/29/20 23,812 +113 413 +6
9/28/20 23,699 +38 407 +1
9/27/20 23,661 +50 406 +5
9/26/20 23,611 +95 401 +2
9/25/20 23,516 +61 399 +4
9/24/20 23,455 +114 395 +2
9/23/20 23,341 +125 393 +5
9/22/20 23,216 +110 388 0
9/21/20 23,106 +61 388 +3
9/20/20 23,045 +70 385 +2
9/19/20 22,975 +82 383 +5
9/18/20 22,893 +110 378 +1
9/17/20 22,783 +126 377 +5
9/16/20 22,657 +153 372 +5
9/15/20 22,504 +113 367 0
9/14/20 22,391 +106 367 +4
9/13/20 22,285 +109 363 +5
9/12/20 22,176 +121 358 +3
9/11/20 22,055 +136 355 +5
9/10/20 21,919 +176 350 +4
9/9/20 21,743 +155 346 +2
9/8/20 21,588 +156 344 +3
9/7/20 21,432 +136 341 +5
9/6/20 21,296 +119 336 +2
9/5/20 21,177 +167 334 +1
9/4/20 21,010 +168 333 +2
9/3/20 20,842 +198 331 +2
9/2/20 20,644 +195 329 +3
9/1/20 20,449 +267 326 +2
8/31/20 20,182 +235 324 0
8/30/20 19,947 +248 324 +1
8/29/20 19,699 +299 323 +2
8/28/20 19,400 +323 321 +5
8/27/20 19,077 +371 316 +3
8/26/20 18,706 +441 313 +1
8/25/20 18,265 +320 312 +2
8/24/20 17,945 +280 310 +1
8/23/20 17,665 +266 309 0
8/22/20 17,399 +397 309 0
8/21/20 17,002 +332 309 0
8/20/20 16,670 +324 309 +2
8/19/20 16,346 +288 307 +1
8/18/20 16,058 +297 306 0
8/17/20 15,761 +246 306 +1
8/16/20 15,515 +197 305 0
8/15/20 15,318 +279 305 0
8/14/20 15,039 +166 305 0
8/13/20 14,873 +103 305 0
8/12/20 14,770 +56 305 0
8/11/20 14,714 +54 305 0
8/10/20 14,660 +34 305 0
8/9/20 14,626 +28 305 0
8/8/20 14,598 +36 305 +1
8/7/20 14,562 +43 304 +1
8/6/20 14,519 +20 303 +1
8/5/20 14,499 +43 302 0
8/4/20 14,456 +33 302 +1
8/3/20 14,423 +34 301 0
8/2/20 14,389 +23 301 0
8/1/20 14,366 +30 301 0
7/31/20 14,336 +31 301 0
7/30/20 14,305 +36 301 +1
7/29/20 14,269 +18 300 0
7/28/20 14,251 +48 300 0
7/27/20 14,203 +28 300 +1
7/26/20 14,175 +25 299 +1
7/25/20 14,150 +58 298 0
7/24/20 14,092 +113 298 0
7/23/20 13,979 +41 298 +1
7/22/20 13,938 +59 297 0
7/21/20 13,879 +63 297 +1
7/20/20 13,816 +45 296 0
7/19/20 13,771 +26 296 +1
7/18/20 13,745 +34 295 +1
7/17/20 13,711 +39 294 +1
7/16/20 13,672 +60 293 +2
7/15/20 13,612 +61 291 +2
7/14/20 13,551 +39 289 0
7/13/20 13,512 +33 289 0
7/12/20 13,479 +62 289 0
7/11/20 13,417 +44 289 +1
7/10/20 13,373 +35 288 0
7/9/20 13,338 +45 288 +1
7/8/20 13,293 +49 287 +2
7/7/20 13,244 +63 285 0
7/6/20 13,181 +44 285 +1
7/5/20 13,137 +46 284 +1
7/4/20 13,091 +61 283 0
7/3/20 13,030 +63 283 +1
7/2/20 12,967 +63 282 0
7/1/20 12,904 +54 282 0
6/30/20 12,850 +50 282 0
6/29/20 12,800 +43 282 0
6/28/20 12,757 +42 282 0
6/27/20 12,715 +62 282 0
6/26/20 12,653 +51 282 0
6/25/20 12,602 +39 282 0
6/24/20 12,563 +28 282 +1
6/23/20 12,535 +51 281 0
6/22/20 12,484 +46 281 +1
6/21/20 12,438 +17 280 0
6/20/20 12,421 +48 280 0
6/19/20 12,373 +67 280 0
6/18/20 12,306 +49 280 0
6/17/20 12,257 +59 280 +1
6/16/20 12,198 +43 279 +1
6/15/20 12,155 +34 278 +1
6/14/20 12,121 +36 277 0
6/13/20 12,085 +34 277 0
6/12/20 12,051 +48 277 0
6/11/20 12,003 +56 277 +1
6/10/20 11,947 +45 276 0
6/9/20 11,902 +50 276 +2
6/8/20 11,852 +38 274 +1
6/7/20 11,814 +38 273 0
6/6/20 11,776 +57 273 0
6/5/20 11,719 +51 273 0
6/4/20 11,668 +39 273 0
6/3/20 11,629 +39 273 0
6/2/20 11,590 +49 273 +1
6/1/20 11,541 +38 272 +1
5/31/20 11,503 +35 271 +1
5/30/20 11,468 +27 270 +1
5/29/20 11,441 +39 269 0
5/28/20 11,402 +58 269 0
5/27/20 11,344 +79 269 0
5/26/20 11,265 +40 269 0
5/25/20 11,225 +19 269 +2
5/24/20 11,206 +16 267 +1
5/23/20 11,190 +25 266 0
5/22/20 11,165 +23 266 +2
5/21/20 11,142 +20 264 0
5/20/20 11,122 +12 264 +1
5/19/20 11,110 +32 263 0
5/18/20 11,078 +13 263 0
5/17/20 11,065 +15 263 +1
5/16/20 11,050 +13 262 0
5/15/20 11,037 +19 262 +2
5/14/20 11,018 +27 260 0
5/13/20 10,991 +29 260 +1
5/12/20 10,962 +26 259 +1
5/11/20 10,936 +27 258 +2
5/10/20 10,909 +35 256 0
5/9/20 10,874 +34 256 0
5/8/20 10,840 +18 256 0
5/7/20 10,822 +12 256 0
5/6/20 10,810 +4 256 +1
5/5/20 10,806 +2 255 +1
5/4/20 10,804 +3 254 +2
5/3/20 10,801 +8 252 +2
5/2/20 10,793 +13 250 0
5/1/20 10,780 +6 250 +2
4/30/20 10,774 +9 248 +1
4/29/20 10,765 +4 247 +1
4/28/20 10,761 +9 246 +2
4/27/20 10,752 +14 244 +1
4/26/20 10,738 +10 243 +1
4/25/20 10,728 +10 242 +2
4/24/20 10,718 +10 240 0
4/23/20 10,708 +14 240 +2
4/22/20 10,694 +11 238 +1
4/21/20 10,683 +9 237 +1
4/20/20 10,674 +13 236 +2
4/19/20 10,661 +8 234 +2
4/18/20 10,653 +18 232 +2
4/17/20 10,635 +22 230 +1
4/16/20 10,613 +22 229 +4
4/15/20 10,591 +27 225 +3
4/14/20 10,564 +27 222 +5
4/13/20 10,537 +25 217 +3
4/12/20 10,512 +32 214 +3
4/11/20 10,480 +30 211 +3
4/10/20 10,450 +27 208 +4
4/9/20 10,423 +39 204 +4
4/8/20 10,384 +53 200 +8
4/7/20 10,331 +47 192 +6
4/6/20 10,284 +47 186 +3
4/5/20 10,237 +81 183 +6
4/4/20 10,156 +94 177 +3
4/3/20 10,062 +86 174 +5
4/2/20 9,976 +89 169 +4
4/1/20 9,887 +101 165 +3
3/31/20 9,786 +125 162 +4
3/30/20 9,661 +78 158 +6
3/29/20 9,583 +105 152 +8
3/28/20 9,478 +146 144 +5
3/27/20 9,332 +91 139 +8
3/26/20 9,241 +104 131 +5
3/25/20 9,137 +100 126 +6
3/24/20 9,037 +76 120 +9
3/23/20 8,961 0 111 0
3/22/20 8,961 +162 111 +9
3/21/20 8,799 +147 102 +8
3/20/20 8,652 +87 94 +3
3/19/20 8,565 +152 91 +7
3/18/20 8,413 +93 84 +3
3/17/20 8,320 +84 81 +6
3/16/20 8,236 +74 75 0
3/15/20 8,162 +76 75 +3
3/14/20 8,086 +107 72 +6
3/13/20 7,979 +110 66 0
3/12/20 7,869 +114 66 +6
3/11/20 7,755 +242 60 +6
3/10/20 7,513 +35 54 +1
3/9/20 7,478 +164 53 +3
3/8/20 7,314 +273 50 +6
3/7/20 7,041 +448 44 +2
3/6/20 6,593 +505 42 +7
3/5/20 6,088 +467 35 0
3/4/20 5,621 +435 35 +7
3/3/20 5,186 +851 28 0
3/2/20 4,335 +599 28 +11
3/1/20 3,736 +586 17 +1
2/29/20 3,150 +813 16 +3
2/28/20 2,337 +571 13 0
2/27/20 1,766 +505 13 +1
2/26/20 1,261 +284 12 +2
2/25/20 977 +144 10 +2
2/24/20 833 +231 8 +2
2/23/20 602 +169 6 +4
2/22/20 433 +229 2 0
2/21/20 204 +100 2 +1
2/20/20 104 +73 1 +1
2/19/20 31 0 0 0
2/18/20 31 +1 0 0
2/17/20 30 +1 0 0
2/16/20 29 +1 0 0
2/15/20 28 0 0 0
2/14/20 28 0 0 0
2/13/20 28 0 0 0
2/12/20 28 0 0 0
2/11/20 28 +1 0 0
2/10/20 27 +2 0 0
2/9/20 25 +1 0 0
2/8/20 24 0 0 0
2/7/20 24 +1 0 0
2/6/20 23 +4 0 0
2/5/20 19 +3 0 0
2/4/20 16 +1 0 0
2/3/20 15 0 0 0
2/2/20 15 +3 0 0
2/1/20 12 +1 0 0
1/31/20 11 +7 0 0
1/30/20 4 0 0 0
1/29/20 4 0 0 0
1/28/20 4 0 0 0
1/27/20 4 +1 0 0
1/26/20 3 +1 0 0
1/25/20 2 0 0 0
1/24/20 2 +1 0 0
1/23/20 1 0 0 0

South Korea Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 33,682,416 41,586,588 44,657,640 48,689,382
Population Density 340.0 / km² 419.8 / km² 450.8 / km² 491.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

South Korea Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,156,324 1,090,350 2,246,675
5-9 1,257,355 1,164,601 2,421,956
10-14 1,672,870 1,534,884 3,207,754
15-19 1,848,492 1,633,091 3,481,583
20-24 1,651,203 1,457,517 3,108,720
25-29 1,836,271 1,773,998 3,610,269
30-34 1,898,837 1,863,343 3,762,180
35-39 2,091,647 2,070,857 4,162,504
40-44 2,098,415 2,088,385 4,186,800
45-49 2,069,445 2,056,980 4,126,426
50-54 1,913,687 1,940,710 3,854,398
55-59 1,381,707 1,429,958 2,811,666
60-64 1,073,357 1,143,568 2,216,925
65-69 846,368 993,166 1,839,534
70-74 681,943 903,285 1,585,229
75-79 415,418 679,947 1,095,366
80-84 188,038 413,227 601,266
85 Plus 95,821 274,413 370,235
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

South Korea Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 800 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
800 1,207,856 n/a n/a
900 1,358,838 1.2% 15,098
1000 1,509,820 1.1% 15,098
1100 1,811,784 1.8% 30,196
1200 2,415,712 2.9% 60,392
1300 1,811,784 -2.8% -60,392
1400 2,113,748 1.6% 30,196
1500 2,415,712 1.3% 30,196
1600 3,019,640 2.3% 60,392
1700 3,774,550 2.3% 75,491
1800 7,828,779 7.6% 405,422
1900 9,585,418 2% 175,663
1910 9,791,217 2.1% 205,799
1920 11,462,050 17.1% 1,670,833
1930 13,514,210 17.9% 2,052,160
1940 15,212,634 12.6% 1,698,424
1950 18,724,933 23.1% 3,512,299
1960 24,462,454 30.6% 5,737,521
1970 30,721,391 25.6% 6,258,937
1990 41,586,588 16.3% 5,432,598
2000 44,657,640 7.4% 3,071,052
2020 49,293,308 5.1% 2,317,834
2030 49,591,088 0.6% 297,780
2040 48,575,705 -2% -1,015,383
2050 46,144,676 -5% -2,431,029
2060 42,881,973 -7.1% -3,262,703
2070 39,378,521 -8.2% -3,503,452
2080 35,969,498 -8.7% -3,409,023
2090 32,854,320 -8.7% -3,115,178
2100 30,046,746 -8.5% -2,807,574
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

South Korea Annual Weather Averages

April Historical Weather Data (1926 to 2018)

Average Temp
11.4°C
52.6°F
Average High
17.1°C
62.7°F
Average Low
6.9°C
44.4°F
   Record High Temperature
33.6°C
92.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
-4.4°C
24.1°F
   Average Precipitation
82.9 mm
3.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
7.2 days
   Average Snowfall
0.3 mm
0.0 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.0 days
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Cyclone High (10)
Drought Low (1.5)
Flood High (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

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