Table 2.

Childhood Drownings by Site, United States, 1995

SiteNumber (%)
Artificial pools457 (32)
 Swimming pools435 (31)
 Jacuzzi/hot tub/whirlpool/spa22 (2)
Domestic125 (9)
 Bathtub81 (6)
 Buckets26 (2)
 Other specified sites15 (1)
 Other unspecified sites3 (<1)
Natural freshwater669 (47)
 Fresh outdoor still
  Lakes231 (16)
  Ponds, pits, quarries123 (9)
  Other specified sites10 (<1)
 Fresh outdoor waterways
  River, creek235 (17)
  Canal46 (3)
  Other specified sites18 (1)
 Fresh, other6 (<1)
  (unclear if still or moving)
Salt water57 (4)
Unspecified112 (8)
Total—all sites1420 (100)