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Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I

  • Accident Tables
  • Accident Year:
  • Publication Year: 1970

Year

Number of Accidents Reported USA-CAN.

Total Number of Persons Involved USA-CAN.

Injured

USA-CAN.

Killed

USA-CAN.



1951

14

21

10

3



1952

29

32

17

13



1953

24

27

14

12



1954

32

42

31

8



1955

34

39

26

6



1956

46

71

51

13



1957

45

53

28

18



1958

32

38

22

11



1959

42 — 2

56 — 2

28 — 0

19 — 2



1960

47 — 4

63 — 12

35 — 8

19 — 4



1961

49 — 9

61 — 14

45 — 10

14 — 4



1962

72 — 1

90 — 1

64 — 0

19—1



1963

67 — 11

77—12

45 — 10

18 — 2



1964

56 — 11

68 — 16

46 — 8

16 — 3



1965

71 — 0

89 — 0

57 — 0

21 — 0



1966

69 — 7

82 — 9

55 — 6

16 — 3



1967

84—10

110 — 14

67 — 7

33 — 5



1968

80 — 12

86—18

46 — 11

27 — 5



1969

89—12

120 —18

64 — 10

29 — 2



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