amazingly unintentional deaths due to firearms in the U.S. ranges anywhere from 500-1000 per year. considering there are 93 guns for every 100 people in the U.S. (not including the military and law enforcement - which would essentially make the ratio 1/1), this is AMAZING. think about that for a moment...350,000,000 guns, and less than 1000 accidental deaths...simply incredible.
FYI - intentional killings with firearms is somewhere between 30-40 thousand per year
Poster above does not give any source for his data.
According to Center for Disease Control (http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr61/nvsr61_06.pdf) in 2011, there were:
- 851 deaths due to accidental discharge of firearms
- 38,285 deaths by suicide, 19,766 (51%) of which were by discharge of firearms
- 15,953 homicides, 11,101 (69%) of which were committed by discharge of firearms
However, this does not tell the entire story. The vast majority of homicides are career criminals killing other career criminals. Baltimore PD reported in 2007 that 93% of murder suspects, and 91% of murder VICTIMS had felony records. Victims averaged over 13 convictions each.
2 per year
It is not known how many deaths are caused by artichokes every year. It is possible that artichokes do not cause any deaths.
The UK has about 14,000 accidental deaths and 800 homicides annually.
2,000 deaths from knifes
Deaths in general? Too many to keep track of.
It causes 60,000 deaths every year
0, Cannabis its self is harmless. although it dose lower your senses and may be blamed for the cause for a lot of accidental deaths.
Nearly 100,000 people die each year in the US from accidental death. Accidental death is the 5th leading cause of death in the United States. Men die from accidental deaths at a rate of 2 to 1 over women.
In US there are reported about 40 skiing deaths per year.
Worldwide, traffic deaths are around 1.3 million per year.
Cigarette smoking causes about one of every five deaths each year.
their is about 280,000,000 deaths of animals every year and about 94 human deaths and 808 non-fatal injurys
any where between 10,000,000 and 15,000,000
Accidental each year would be around 1500. But deliberate killing would have to be over 12,000 deaths a year from guns.
there are many deaths from pylons but there have been aprox 36,000 deaths from pylons!
There are approximately 1.24 million car deaths that occur every year. This works out to an estimate of 1 person dying every 25 seconds.
A) The number of gun owners in the U.S. is 80,000,000. (Yes, that's 80 million..) (B) The number of accidental gun deaths per year, all age groups, is 1,500.
You will need to contact INTERPOL to find out.
Every year about 300,000 deaths are caused by rheumatic heart disease. This is direct sequel of strep throat.
1,576,976 people die every year from drugs
It accounts for 5,000 deaths in the United States each year
There are about 1-3 million deaths caused by malaria every year.