Estimates of Japan’s damage loss due to Tohoku earthquake

“The extensive damage to housing, roads, utilities and businesses across seven prefectures has resulted in losses of between $198 billion and $309 billion, according to a Cabinet Office estimate.. This is the first estimate from the Japanese government to include total loss estimates. The government’s estimate is in line with the World Bank’s estimate of $122 billion to $235 billion in damages.”(source)




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