The following is a list of economic drought losses from 1998 through 2011, as compiled by AgriLife Extension economists:

* 2011– $7.62 billion

* 2009 – $3.6 billion

* 2008 – $1.4 billion

* 2006 – $4.1 billion

* 2002 – $316 million

* 2000 – $1.1 billion

* 1999 – $223 million

* 1998 – $2.4 billion