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Development and Evaluation of Potential Flood Damage Index for Public Facilities
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Development and Evaluation of Potential Flood Damage Index for Public Facilities
Kim, Gilho; Baeck, Seung Hyub; Jung, Younghun; Kim, Kyungtak;
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 Abstract
Since public facilities have high property values and are directly exposed to the flood hazard, they account for the highest share of disaster damages compared to other assets such as housing, industry, vehicle and agriculture in case of floods. Therefore, this study was conducted to develop and suggest the potential flood damage index for public facilities to evaluate potential flood damage of specific local government directly or indirectly as a tool for decision-making related to flood prevention, maintenance, management, and budget allocation. The flood damage assessment system proposed in this study was evaluated in 231 local governments nationwide. Evaluation results showed that higher values were obtained in Seoul metropolitan government, Gyeonggi-do (province), coastal areas in Gyeongsangnam-do (province), and Jeju island.
 Keywords
Potential flood damage index;Flood damage;Public facilities;
 Language
Korean
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