U.S. Annual Total Number of
Tornado Caused Injuries
1950-2008

Year

Injuries

Year

Injuries

2010

1979

3014

2009

1978

919

2008

1702

1977

771

2007

617

1976

1195

2006

988

1975

1457

2005

537

1974

6824

2004

395

1973

2396

2003

1088

1972

976

2002

996

1971

2718

2001

1997

1970

1355

2000

829

1969

1311

1999

1838

1968

2522

1998

1868

1967

2144

1997

1033

1966

2030

1996

703

1965

5197

1995

928

1964

1143

1994

1074

1963

538

1993

948

1962

551

1992

1323

1961

1087

1991

864

1960

737

1990

1177

1959

734

1989

1270

1958

535

1988

688

1957

1976

1987

1018

1956

1355

1986

536

1955

926

1985

1299

1954

715

1984

2499

1953

5131

1983

756

1952

1915

1982

1276

1951

524

1981

798

1950

659

1980

1157



Data Source:  Storm Prediction Center

 

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