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.