25 Facts About Sharks

#13 – One in a 300 Million Chance

More people are killed by lightning and bee stings annually than by sharks. Every year, worldwide, 30 people die due to the complications of a shark attack. This means that every person has a one in a 300 million chance to have its life ended by a shark attack. That also means that you are more likely to get killed by a lightning or bee sting.

And although sharks are found in every ocean in the world, most shark attacks occur in Hawaii, Florida, South Africa, and Australia.