780.000 victims of earthquakes in the past decade

November 4. Earthquakes, which account for about 60 percent of all natural disasters related to the victims, according to a study claimed more than 780.000 lives in the last ten years, according to the journal "The Lancet". Apart from these cases, the earthquake had a direct effect on the two billion. The most deadly earthquake January 12, 2010 a magnitude 7.0 in Haiti, which has brought the victim in 316.000 people. This was followed by 26 December 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami generated by an earthquake of magnitude 9.1 — killed 227.000 people. Third — May 12, 2008 7.9 in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan, because killing 87.500 people. "It is reported that death rates in many studies 1 to 3." The death toll increased from instantly killed by falling buildings to those who died in a few hours, from the deadly internal injuries. The victims, mostly observed kinked injury, damage to the kidneys, liver and spleen, spinal cord injuries, broken bones and lacerations. Children are the most vulnerable group. Source: News.com

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