< Beachapedia:Factoid | 2014 | 01
2013 Shark Attack Statistics are Available
- "There were 59 interactions between sharks and humans reported from the United States in 2013 with 6 either provoked, special circumstances, or doubtful shark involvement leaving 53 authenticated unprovoked shark attacks, which includes 2 fatalities from Hawaii. The 53 attacks were distributed as follows; Florida 24, Hawaii 16 (2 fatal), California 4, South Carolina 4, North Carolina 1, Oregon 1, Texas 1, New Jersey 1, and Alabama 1." - excerpt from summary of 2013 shark attack statistics available at Global Shark Attack File.
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