Japan tsunami and Earthquake casualty and damage overview 34 days after the tragedy

Overview document of the Tohoku / Sendai / Miyagi / Fukushima / Honshu / Japan earthquake and Tsunami.

After 22 versions of our CATDAT situation report and meters of text with daily updates on small facts and huge headlines, an overview of the present situation is more than needed.

Casualties

Hokkaido - 1 dead
Aomori - 3 dead, 1 missing
Iwate - 3900 dead, 4098 missing
Miyagi - 8275 dead, 10317 missing
Yamagata - 2 dead
Fukushima - 1302 dead, 2544 missing
Ibaraki - 23 dead, 1 missing
Tochigi - 4 dead
Gumma - 1 dead
Chiba - 18 dead, 2 missing
Kanagawa - 4 dead

In total, this makes 13,540 dead and 16,963 missing.
Total of 30,503 dead or missing.

In addition, at least 5,253 injured.

Around 138,000 people remain in shelters, compared with a high of
495,000 at the height of the nuclear crisis and directly after the
quake.

Damage

Over 59,000 houses destroyed
17,000 houses partially destroyed
over 184,000 partially destroyed buildings, with many still to be counted.

All this and a lot more can be viewed in our extensive CATDAT excel sheet .

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