USA Locations with Highest Attack Rates

2007-Present

UNITED STATES
(Total=449)
 FLORIDA
(Total=244)
YEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatalYEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatal
2007 50 0 50 2007 31 0 31
2008 36 1 35 2008 28 0 28
2009 29 0 29 2009 19 0 19
2010 38 2 36 2010 14 1 13
2011 31 0 29 2011 11 0 11
2012 53 1 52 2012 27 0 27
2013 48 1 47 2013 24 0 24
2014 52 0 52 2014 28 0 28
2015 59 1 58 2015 30 0 30
2016 53 0 53 2016 32 0 32
HAWAII
(Total=65)
SOUTH CAROLINA
(Total=39)
YEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatalYEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatal
2007 7 0 7 2007 5 0 5
2008 1 0 1 2008 2 0 2
2009 3 0 3 2009 0 0 0
2010 4 0 4 2010 4 0 4
2011 3 0 3 2011 2 0 2
2012 10 0 10 2012 5 0 5
2013 13 1 12 2013 6 0 6
2014 7 0 7 2014 5 0 5
2015 7 1 6 2015 8 0 8
2016 10 0 10 2016 2 0 2
CALIFORNIA
(Total=33)
NORTH CAROLINA
(Total=33)
YEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatalYEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatal
2007 4 0 4 2007 2 0 2
2008 2 1 1 2008 3 0 3
2009 4 0 4 2009 1 0 1
2010 4 1 3 2010 5 0 5
2011 3 0 3 2011 4 0 4
2012 5 1 4 2012 2 0 2
2013 1 0 1 2013 1 0 1
2014 4 0 4 2014 4 0 4
2015 2 0 2 2015 8 0  8
2016 4 0 4 2016 3 0 3
TEXAS
(Total=11)
OREGON
(Total=6)
YEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatalYEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatal
2007 1 0 1 2007 0 0 0
2008 0 0 0 2008 0 0 0
2009 1 0 1 2009 0 0 0
2010 2 0 2 2010 1 0 1
2011 2 0 2 2011 2 0 2
2012 0 0 0 2012 1 0 1
2013 1 0 1 2013 1 0 1
2014 1 0 1 2014 0 0 0
2015 2 0 2 2015 0 0 0
2016 1 0 1 2016 1 0 1
ALABAMA
(Total=3)
GEORGIA
(Total=4)
YEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatalYEARTotal AttacksFatalNon-fatal
2007 0 0 0 2007 0 0 0
2008 0 0 0 2008 0 0 0
2009 0 0 0 2009 1 0 1
2010 0 0 0 2010 1 0 1
2011 2 0 2 2011 0 0 0
2012 0 0 0 2012 1 0 1
2013 1 0 1 2013 0 0 0
2014 0 0 0 2014 1 0 1
2015 0 0 0 2015 0 0 0
2016 0 0 0 2016 0 0 0

 

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