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Core Data Sets

The core data sets of Natural Disaster Hotspots - A Global Risk Analysis are freely available for downloading.

The data zip archive includes an ASCII text file of the raster data set (*.asc), detailed metadata (*.htm), and projection information (*.prj). Where applicable, a dBase table (*.dbf) is also included and should be joined to the raster data using the VALUE item. For instructions on how to import data into specific GIS platforms, consult your software documentation.


Hazard Frequency and/or Distribution

Hazard Mortality Risks and Distribution

Hazard Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles

Hazard Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles


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