Natural disasters, heat-mapped and price-tagged.

Forbes contributor and data journalist Niall McCarthy explores--visually--a report from the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), which notes that between 1995 and 2015, storms inflicted over $1 trillion of economic losses worldwide.

McCarthy has divided natural disasters into five broad types, and given them five broad geographies, noting that the Americas have suffered the most economic devastation from weather-related disasters from 1995 to 2015 ($870 billion), followed by Africa ($709 billion) and Europe ($262 billion).

He comments on an Infographic by Statista, which pulls all the respective insight together in two color-coded dials that tell the sorry story.

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