Geocoded natural disasters in the philippines

EM-DAT Philippines Geocoded Dataset, 1980-2012, Version 1.0

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Summary

This geocoded dataset represents all natural disaster records in EM-DAT's database for the Philippines between 1980 and 2012. The "disasters.csv" file contains 421 records pertaining to individual disasters, and the "locations.csv" file contains 1815 location records that relate (many to one) to corresponding records in the "disasters.csv" file.

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Version

Version 1.0

(Most Current Version)

(Most Current Geocoded Version)

Methodology

Geocoded

SDG Coded

Natural Resource Concessions

TUFF

Survey Results

Specifications

Publication Date:

Aug 2016

Starting Year:

1980

Ending Year:

2012

Number of Entries:

1,815

File Size

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Full Description

This geocoded dataset represents all natural disaster records in EM-DAT's database for the Philippines between 1980 and 2012. The "disasters.csv" file contains 421 records pertaining to individual disasters, and the "locations.csv" file contains 1815 location records that relate (many to one) to corresponding records in the "disasters.csv" file. These tables are combinable through the "disaster_id" field.  Please direct any questions to data@aiddata.org.  The main data files are: "data_dictionary.csv" - includes attribute definitions for each file; "disasters.csv" - contains records pertaining to individual disaster events; "locations.csv" - contains records pertaining to individual disaster event locations; and "disasters_locations_merged.csv" - a merged version of the "disasters.csv" and "locations.csv" files.

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