NATURAL CATASTROPHE LOSSES IN THE UNITED STATES, 2014 (1)

($ millions)

Event  Number of  events Fatalities Estimated overall losses Estimated insured losses (2) 
Severe thunderstorm 62 98 $17,000 $12,300
Winter storm 13 115 3,700 2,300
Flood 20 5 1,800 500
Earthquake and geophysical 11 45 750 150
Tropical cyclone 2 1 95 Minor
Wildfire, heat and drought 11 2 1,700 Minor
Total 119 266 $25,000 $15,300
(1) As of December 31, 2014. (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: © 2015 Munich Re, NatCatSERVICE. As of January 2015.