25 Things That Are Statistically Most Likely To Kill You

From plane crashes to lightning strikes these are the 25 things that are statistically most likely to kill you.

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20

Venomous bite or sting

cause of death

At 1-in-100,000 you are almost twice as likely to die of a bee sting as you are a dog bite

19

Lightning Strike

cause of death

Each year around the world about a quarter of a million people are struck by lightning. Your chances of dying from it: 1-in-83,930

18

Tornado

cause of death

Living in the US or India increase your chances but in general they hover somewhere around 1-in-60,000

17

Legal Execution

cause of death

We know, just don’t commit treason or murder and your chances will fall significantly and unless you live in China, North Korea, Yemen, Iran, or the United States you can’t be legally executed anyway. Still, your chances would be 1-in-58,618

16

Flood

cause of death

As one of the most common and dangerous natural disasters, floods claim more lives annually than any other of the catastrophes on our list. Your chances: 1-in-30,000

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