Figure 2-6: Minnesota Recreational Boating Accidents Involving Alcohol

Figure 2-6: Minnesota Recreational Boating Accidents Involving Alcohol

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Year Accidents Persons killed Persons injured
1995 14 5 3
1996 31 6 20
1997 41 8 32
1998 43 6 32
1999 26 7 23
2000 27 10 18

NOTE FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: Alcohol involvement in a boating accident includes any accident in which alcoholic beverages are consumed in the boat and the investigating official has determined that the operator was impaired or affected while operating the boat.

SOURCES FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, Boating Statistics 2000, Washington, DC: 2001; U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, Boating Statistics 1999, Washington, DC: 2000, available at http://www.uscgboating.org/Saf/pdf/Boating_Statistics_2000.pdf and http://www.uscgboating.org/Saf/pdf/Boating_Statistics_1999.pdf as of Nov. 14, 2001.