STORM PREDICTION CENTER


Tornado Deaths by Circumstance

1985-1997

Statistics are based on information in SELS/SPC tornado databases.

YEAR

Mobile Home

Permanent Home

Vehicle

Business

Outdoors (Open)

Other, Unknown

School

Long-span Roof

TOTAL

1985

28

40

4

0

0

22

0

0

94

1986

7

3

3

0

0

2

0

0

15

1987

24

7

3

0

3

0

0

22

59

1988

21

6

3

2

0

0

0

0

32

1989

12

8

16

4

0

1

9

0

50

1990

7

11

14

15

1

0

5

0

53

1991

20

3

4

0

12

0

0

0

39

1993

13

6

7

3

3

0

1

0

33

1994

26

14

3

0

26

0

0

0

69

1995

8

15

4

0

3

0

0

0

30

1996

14

8

2

0

0

1

0

0

25

1997

30

23

3

3

7

1

0

0

67

TOTAL

230

162

66

27

56

27

15

22

605

BY %

38

27

11

4

9

4

2

4

99*

*NOTES: Percentages don't add up to 100 because of decimal rounding. For printing, use landscape mode.


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