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Table 4 Unintentional drowning, 2000–2009: alcohol-positive (≥ 50 mg/dL) cases, among victims aged 15 years or older, by gender

From: Unintentional drowning: Role of medicinal drugs and alcohol

Drowning Males Females Male to female RR*
All alcohol + All alcohol + All alcohol +
n n %   n %
Unintentional 1487 931 62.6 210 127 60.5 7.1 7.3
Boating (V90, V92) 293 190 64.8 10 7 70.0 29.3 27.1
Non-boating-related (W65-W74) 1194 741 62.1 200 120 60.0 6.0 6.2
  1. *rate ratio
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