Relative Risk of Shark Attacks to Humans Compared to Other Risks

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More dangerous to you than a shark:

2x more likely to be killed by an alligator than a shark


75x more likely to be killed by lightning than a shark


20x more people die annually from tornadoes than shark attacks

Shark Odds: Sand


Shark Odds: Home DIY


Shark Odds: Bicycling


Shark Odds: Beach Drowning

Shark Odds: Dog Bites


Shark Odds: Boating Accidents


Shark Odds: Florida Boating


shark Odds: Homelessness


Shark Odds: Bears


Shark Odds: Rip Currents


Shark Odds:Other Bites


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