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Table 5 Regional incidence and mortality (per 100,000 population) according to the zoological groups

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

Region Population (2010) Snake Scorpion Spider Bee Caterpillar
Inc. Mort. Inc. Mort. Inc. Mort. Inc. Mort. Inc. Mort.
North 7,689,052 56.1 0.29 16.7 0.04 2.9 5 · 10−3 0.6 4 · 10−3 0.3 0
Norteast 18,601,238 14.3 0.09 46.9 0.07 1.2 5 · 10−3 2.8 0.01 0.3 10−3
Southeast 49,004,779 7.9 0.02 23.3 0.04 5.3 0.01 10.1 0.03 4.2 10−3
Central-West 6,106,153 21.3 0.11 15.4 0.03 2.3 3 · 10−3 10.1 2 · 10−3 0.3 0
South 10,003,683 10.2 0.02 4.2 10−3 52.6 0.06 15.7 0.05 14.9 0.01