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Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II

Geographical

Districts

1951-77

1978





Number

of

Accidents

Deaths

Total

Persons

Involved

Number

of

Accidents

Deaths

Total

Persons

Involved



Canada



Alberta

69

25

114

12

6

13



British Columbia

106

40

202

3

4

4



Yukon Territory

10

19

28

0

0

0



Ontario

8

3

12

1

0

2



Quebec

7

2

21

0

0

0



East Arctic

2

0

5

1

0

0



West Arctic

1

1

2

0

0

0



Practice Cliffs

11

2

14

0

0

0



United States



Alaska

87

41

295

11

2

25



Arizona, Nevada, Texas

30

5

49

0

0

0



Atlantic—North

205

53

200

15

0

29



—South

14

3

17

1

1

1



California

225

150

577

18

11

35



Central

20

4

20

0

0

0



Colorado,

Oklahoma

306

107

422

7

4

18



Hawaii

2

1

2

0

0

0



Montana, Idaho, South Dakota

37

17

49

0

0

0



Oregon

69

25

127

2

3

3



Utah, New Mexico

35

18

50

2

0

3



Washington

384

131

549

40

18

48



Wyoming

240

46

338

22

3

55



Practice Cliffs

309

97

66

17

0

30