countries most at risk from flooding

An international map of flood risk was first published on Elements. 

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This summer's devastating floods in Pakistan cost more than 1,400 lives, and one-third of the nation is now underwater.

Asian nations are those most at risk from rising sea levels. It should come as no surprise that populations. 

Nations with sizable coasts, river systems, and flatlands are at risk to varying degrees.

59% and 58%, respectively, of their populations, were at risk from flooding. 

The Netherlands and Bangladesh are the only two countries in the world.  

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