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Image9. The Philippines

A disaster-prone country, the Philippines is recurrently hit by natural disasters: typhoons, earthquakes. The Philippines faces on average 20 typhoons each year.

Climate Risk Index (CRI) score: 27.67
Annual death toll due to extreme climate: 799
Total losses: $544 million
Losses per unit of Gross Domestic Product (GDP): 0.30%

Image: Residents of Minalin town north of Manila waiting as a rescue helicopter delivers relief goods.
Photographs: Romeo Ranoco/Reuters
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