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NATURAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES IN THE UNITED STATES, 2013 (1)

($ millions)

Event Number of events Fatalities Estimated overall losses Estimated insured losses (2)
Severe thunderstorm 69 110 $16,341 $10,274
Winter storm 11 43 2,935 1,895
Flood 19 23 1,929 240
Earthquake and geophysical 6 1 Minor Minor
Tropical cyclone 1 1 Minor Minor
Wildfire, heat and drought 22 29 620 385
Total 128 207 $21,825 $12,794

(1) As of December 31, 2013.
(2) Based on property losses including, if applicable, agricultural, offshore, marine, aviation and National Flood Insurance Program losses and may differ from data shown elsewhere.

Source: © 2014 Munich Re, NatCatSERVICE. As of January 2014.

 
NATURAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES IN THE UNITED STATES, 2009

($ millions)

Event Fatalities Estimated overall losses Estimated insured losses (1)
Tropical cyclones 8 Minor Minor
Severe storms, tornadoes 21 $13,710 $9,625 (2)
Winter storms 70 1,600 770 (2)
Wildfires 6 280 185
Floods 22 1,600 232

(1) Based on property losses including, if applicable, agricultural, offshore, marine, aviation and National Flood Insurance Program losses and may differ from data shown elsewhere. As of January 2010.
(2) ISO's Property Claims Services (PCS) unit.

Source: Munich Re, 2009 Natural Catastrophe Year in Review Webinar.

 
NATURAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES IN THE UNITED STATES, 2010

($ millions)

Event Fatalities Estimated overall losses Estimated insured losses (1)
Severe thunderstorms (2) 56 $13,185 $9,503
Winter storms 64 3,734 2,625
Floods 68 2,933 1,059
Wildfires 1 314 210
Earthquakes 0 200 128
Tropical cyclones (3) 8 200 120

(1) Based on property losses including, if applicable, agricultural, offshore, marine, aviation and National Flood Insurance Program losses and may differ from data shown elsewhere. As of December 31, 2010.
(2) Includes tornadoes.
(3) Includes hurricanes.

Source: Munich Re, 2010 Natural Catastrophe Year in Review Webinar.

 
NATURAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES IN THE UNITED STATES, 2011

($ millions)

Event Fatalities Estimated overall losses Estimated insured losses (1)
Severe thunderstorms 617 $46,548 $25,813
Tropical cyclone 0 10,700 5,510
Winter storm 67 2,708 2,017
Wildfire 15 1,922 855
Flood 20 2,705 535
Earthquake 1 257 50
Other 33 8,000 1,000

(1) Based on property losses including, if applicable, agricultural, offshore, marine, aviation and National Flood Insurance Program losses and may differ from data shown elsewhere. As of January 1, 2012.

Source: © 2012 Munich Re, NatCatSERVICE.

 
NATURAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES IN THE UNITED STATES, 2012 (1)

($ millions)

 Event Number of events Fatalities Estimated overall losses Estimated insured losses (2)
Tropical cyclone 4 143 $52,240 $26,360
Severe thunderstorm 115 118 27,688 14,914
Drought 2 0 20,000 16,000 (3)
Wildfire 38 13 1,112 595
Winter storm 2 7 81 38
Flood 19 3 13 0

(1) As of January 1, 2013.
(2) Based on property losses including, if applicable, agricultural, offshore, marine, aviation and National Flood Insurance Program losses and may differ from data shown elsewhere.
(3) Includes federal crop insurance losses.

Source: © 2013 Munich Re, NatCatSERVICE.