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Table 9 Break-even adaptation costs (normalized by the building value) for different climate adaptation measures to be cost-effective (with construction defects)

From: Risk-based cost-benefit analysis of climate adaptation measures for Australian contemporary houses under extreme winds

 Design wind classificationBreak-even cost
RFWSWRIW
BrisbaneN20.16%2.89%1.71%0.51%
N30.13%2.28%0.26%0.40%
MelbourneN10.03%0.82%0.08%0.14%
N20.03%1.08%0.59%0.20%