Archive for November 7th, 2019

Is it more dangerous to be a man than a woman?

November 7, 2019

Some evidence says it is …  by far in some situations.

According to Prof. Walter E. Williams writing about Proportional Disparities

Men are roughly half of the population, right?

But, sharks are nine times likelier to attack and kill men than they are women.


Men are struck by lightning six times as often as women.

And, 82% of people killed by lightning are men.

Why is that?