Natural hazards: Indicators

The state and development of the hazard potential, the damage caused by natural hazards and the protective measures implemented are presented and evaluated using selected parameters.

Topic Indicatore Name State Trend
Natural hazards Current status of mapping natural hazards State: good Trend: positive
Natural hazards Earthquake-specific building regulations for private buildings State: poor Trend: unsatisfactory
Natural hazards Fatalities caused by floods, debris flows, landslides, fall processes and avalanches State: good Trend: positive
Natural hazards Local information about seismic hazard State: medium Trend: unsatisfactory
Natural hazards, Cli... Damage caused by floods, debris flows, landslides and fall processes State: medium Trend: impossible to evaluate
Natural hazards, Cli... Thawing of the permafrost State: impossible to evaluate Trend: negative
Natural hazards, For... Maintained protective forest area State: good Trend: positive
Natural hazards, Wat... Public investment in protection against natural hazards in accordance with WBG and WaG State: good Trend: positive
Soils, Biodiversity,... Settlement and urban area State: impossible to evaluate Trend: negative
Natural hazards Anzahl lokale Naturgefahrenberatende
Natural hazards Projekte mit Anrecht auf Abgeltung von Mehrleistungen

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