• 1. Hurricane Katrina

    Hurricane Katrina

    Date: August 2005 Location: Louisiana, Mississippi, as well as other areas of the Southern United States Fatalities: 1,300 Total losses: $125 billion USD

  • 2. European Heat Wave

    European Heat Wave

    Date: June-August of 2003 Location: France, Italy, Germany and throughout Europe Fatalities: 70,000 Total losses: $13.8 billion USD

  • 3. Kashmir Earthquake

    Kashmir Earthquake

    Date: October 2005 Location: Pakistan, India and Afghanistan Fatalities: 88,000 Total losses: $5.2 billion USD

  • 4. Cyclone Nargis

    Cyclone Nargis

    Date: May 2008 Location: Myanmar (Burma), Bay of Bengal Fatalities: 140,000 Total losses: $4 billion USD

  • 5. Sichuan Earthquake

    Sichuan Earthquake

    Date: May 2008 Location: Sichuan Province, China Fatalities: 84,000 Total losses: $85 billion USD

  • 6. Indian Ocean Tsunami

    Indian Ocean Tsunami

    Date: December 2004 Location: Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Thailand, India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Maldives and Malaysia Fatalities: 220,000 Total losses: $10 billion USD

  • 7. Haiti Earthquake

    Haiti Earthquake

    Date: January 2010 Location: Haiti Fatalities: 222,570 Total losses: $8 billion USD