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Incident Statistics

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Incidents in database48
Number of victims53
Average ageNaN
Trip TypesPrivate 37,  Club 5,  Commercial 3,  Education 2
Boat TypesUnknown 14,  Kayak-Creek 9,  Kayak-Touring 9,  Kayak-Playboat 7,  Other 3,  Canoe-2 person 2,  Inflatable 1,  Kayak-Whitewater 1,  Dagger RPM 1
Incident TypesFatal accident 29,  Injury incident 10,  Near-miss 8,  Near Miss 1
Fatal Incidents: TypeSwim 13,  Entrapment-Tree 7,  Entrapment-Sieve 5,  Entrapment-Other 3,  Entrapment 1
Incident ClassesII 11,  III 7,  IV 6,  IV-V 5,  0 4,  IV+ 3,  I 2,  II+ 2,  V 2,  V-VI (P) 1,  III- 1,  II-III 1,  I-II 1,  III+ 1
 
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