MARINE DISASTERS, 2011 (1)
Category Number Victims Insured losses ($ millions)
Freighters 2 22 $67
Passenger ships 29 1,873 NA
Tankers 1 NA 125
Drilling platforms 6 53 1,641
Other maritime accidents 1 38 NA
Total 39 1,986 $1,833

(1) Based on events classified by Swiss RE as a catastrophe. The threshold is $17.4 million in insured losses or at least 20 dead or missing, 50 injured or 2,000 made homeless.

NA=Not applicable.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 2/2012.