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Table 2 Yearly number of deaths caused by envenomation in Brazil, 2001-2012

From: Epidemiology of envenomations by terrestrial venomous animals in Brazil based on case reporting: from obvious facts to contingencies

Years Unknown Snake Spider Scorpion Caterpillar Bee Total
2001 6 70 9 44 0 5 134
2002 3 114 2 58 0 15 192
2003 9 120 5 51 0 7 192
2004 4 114 5 42 4 9 178
2005 4 113 9 48 3 13 190
2006 2 76 9 28 0 13 128
2007 13 132 20 66 0 19 250
2008 17 122 22 88 4 11 264
2009 14 131 21 94 1 33 294
2010 12 132 17 67 2 30 260
2011 17 143 19 86 4 31 300
2012 10 127 16 97 2 30 282
Total 111 1,394 154 769 20 216 2,664
Mean ±95 % CI 9.25 ± 3.1 116.17 ± 12.5 12.83 ± 4 64,08 ± 12.9 1.7 ± 0.9 18 ± 5.8 222 ± 34.2
CFR (%) 0.18 0.43 0.06 0.16 0.06 0.33 0.22
  1. CFR: case fatality rate; 95 % CI: 95 % confidence interval