Figure 3-Number and Percentage of Recreational Boating Fatalities with Alcohol Use as a Contributing Factor: 2001-2010

Figure 3-Number and Percentage of Recreational Boating Fatalities with Alcohol Use as a Contributing Factor: 2001-2010

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  2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total Fatalities 681 750 703 676 697 710 685 709 736 672
Alcohol Use Fatalities 125 145 129 124 157 148 157 153 165 154
Without Alcohol Use 556 605 574 552 540 562 528 556 571 518
Percentage 18.4 19.3 18.3 18.3 22.5 20.8 22.9 21.6 22.4 22.9

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Boating Safety, Boating Statistics (annual issues), as of April 2012.