The World’s Deadliest Animals

May 10th, 2014
in News, econ_news, syndication

from Felix Richter, Statista.com
by Niall McCarthy

Films like Jaws gave sharks a man-eating reputation but when it comes to the animal responsible for the most human fatalities each year, nothing comes close to matching the mosquito.

Follow up:

According to Gatesnotes, 725,000 people are killed by devastating diseases carried by mosquitoes annually. Snakes inflict 50,000 fatalities every year while dogs kill a further 25,000 people, primarily through rabies.

Infographic: The World’s Deadliest Animals  | Statista
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