Man of Steel estimated damage cost

The Washington Post researched the cost of the damage to the city of Metropolis after the fight between Superman and General Zod. Here’s what they concluded:

Total Damage: $2 Trillion
Total Loss of Life: 129,000
Total Insured: 1 Million

They liken the damage as equal to the Nagasaki nuclear blast. In comparison, the damage to Manhattan cause by the Chitauri attack in Marvel’s the Avengers estimated to $55 Billion in physical damage.