Learn the odds of being killed by animal in your state and better yet, by which animals that might end you.
The world is never safe, but have you wondered what the odds of being killed by an animal are? Learn the ins and outs of dangerous animals in America and what animals to be aware of.
Believe it or not, not many people die from animals. Montana ranked in first for most likely being killed by an animal. The other end of the spectrum is Massachusetts with a 1 in 8,184,535 chance of being killed by an animal.
When thinking of the most deadly animals in America, most would think of bears, wolves, and mountain lions. In reality, it’s deer. Now this isn’t from vicious attacks, but from car accidents.
With rapid urban development deer habitats are dwindling causing their populations to be integrated with housing and major roads.
By regions, America is lucky with animal encounters. Africa on the other hand has a 1 in 2,221 chance of being killed by a species.