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Table 5 Distribution of drowning deaths as per place of retrieval of body (source of drowning)

From: Epidemiological profile of drowning deaths: a cross sectional study

Place of retrieval (Source) Male Female Total
Cases % Cases % Cases %
Lake 67 53.60 11 21.56 78 44.32
Well 37 29.60 24 47.05 61 34.66
River 9 7.20 6 11.76 15 8.52
Pond 5 4.00 5 9.80 10 5.68
Swimming pool 4 3.20 1 1.97 5 2.84
Canal (Gutter) 2 1.60 1 1.97 3 1.70
Water tank 1 0.80 1 1.97 2 1.14
Water Tub 0 0.00 2 3.92 2 1.14
Total 125 100 51 100 176 100