Volcanos in the Philippines
At 10 volcanos in the Philippines there have been a total of 43 siginificant eruptions over the past 2000 years. Over 7400 people were killed. The worst volcanic eruption in terms of deaths, destroyed houses and financial damages happened on 01/30/1911 at the volcano "Taal". Only here 1335 people died.
18 of 32 volcanos in the Philippines are considered as still active. Other natural hazards in the Philippines:
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Significant volcanic eruptions in the Philippines over the past 2000 years
All volcanos in the Philippines
These statistics are based on datas from the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program
(GVP), and the Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database of the National Geophysical Data Center (NOAA) / World Data Service (NGDC/WDS) doi:10.7289/V5JW8BSH
. Several data have been summarized and translated. Foto taken from National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC, public domain).
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