Florida Tornado Data

Compared with other States, Florida ranks number 4 for frequency of Tornadoes, 19 for
number of deaths, 12 for injuries and 18 for cost of damages. When we compare these
statistics to other States by the frequency per square mile, Florida ranks, number 1 for the
frequency of tornadoes, number 20 for fatalities, number 13 for injuries per area and
number 17 for costs per area. Based on data from 1950 - 1995.
Florida in 1970 had a population of 6,791,418 and between 1950 and 1995 had 2,104
tornadoes. This ranks the State number 4 in tornadoes by State. The population in 1970
divided by the number of tornadoes equals 3,228 This ranks Florida number 15 in the ratio
of tornadoes to population. Florida had 85 fatalities between 1950 and 1995. Compared to
other states it ranked 19 The risk of death in any one year is 1 in 3,595,457 This ranks
Florida as number 25 for the risk of death by tornado . Between 1950 and 1995 the state
had 2,631 injuries involving tornadoes. This ranks the state number 12 among the States for
injury. The risk of injury in any one year is one in 116,159 When we divide the population by
the number of injuries, the State ranks number 25 The total cost of tornadoes between 1950
and 1995 was $504,027,904.00 This ranks the state number 18 The cost per person for
tornadoes, in the state per year, is $ 1.65 This ranks the State number 25 In costs for
tornadoes per person.
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290.691 1966 28 11 535 50.412 1978 91 3 155 16.549 Total 2104 85 2631 504.845 1991 56 0 14 4.504 1951 9 3 0 815.488 1959 18 1 105 7.000.454.346.383 1992 60 4 99 14.634.640 1990 56 0 10 689.023.305 1957 17 0 1 203.231 1971 59 0 125 5.338.460 1975 97 2 79 13.787.064 1989 71 3 8 17.352 1995 95 3 37 5.656 1967 23 2 148 15.037.605 1973 45 1 94 24.128 1970 48 0 14 5.986 1954 13 2 6 259.277.688 1980 60 1 59 27.409.881 1982 69 2 39 8.407 1963 28 0 4 3.152.457 1976 67 1 32 7.224 1994 77 1 45 24.856 1986 53 0 34 5.232 1981 61 0 33 6.437.004.675.551.378.061.762 1953 21 0 36 861.291.098.060 1961 24 0 10 6.854.652 1985 35 2 56 20.127 1969 58 0 10 2.648.262.420.748.694 1993 85 5 98 30.273.168 1984 30 0 4 3.358.790.640 1962 18 18 136 11.004 1956 10 0 21 7.312.077 1988 46 5 26 17.389 1955 12 0 0 121.037.185.948.366 1964 37 0 65 8.588.723 1968 57 4 56 13.000 .286 1979 89 1 69 37.264.786 1965 12 0 8 667.285 1983 85 4 51 41.138 1977 35 1 18 1.492.151.073 1987 45 1 18 2.771.469 1960 31 1 9 4.329 1972 77 1 115 13.502 1952 10 0 9 220.464 1974 54 1 71 13.613.Year Tornadoes Deathes Injuries Cost Adjusted 1950 6 0 0 216.522 1958 26 1 69 2.

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