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You are more likely to die in an earthquake in a developing country than in a developed one

A comparison between the effects of an earthquake on a developing country and developed country.

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You are more likely to die in an earthquake in a developing country than in a developed one

  1. 1. You are more likely to die in an earthquake in a developing country (eg: Haiti) than in adeveloped country (eg: Japan).
  2. 2. ArchitectureDeveloped Country Developing Country• Buildings more able to • Buildings less able to withstand an earthquake. withstand earthquake.
  3. 3. Economy Developed Country Developing Country• More money for emergency • Not enough money for response emergency response
  4. 4. Medical Treatment Developed Country Developing Country• Access to better treatment • Little or no access to and medicine medical treatment

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