Table 2 The mortality rate for specific activities undertaken in the USA that were calculated by dividing the number of deaths by the total number of individuals exposed1618
ActivityMortality rate (/100 participants)
Mountaineering0.5988
Hang gliding0.1786
Parachuting0.1754
Boxing0.0455
Mountain hiking0.0064
Scuba diving0.0029
American football0.0020
Skiing0.0001