TIPS FOR ADULTS
Risk-taking behaviours extend into adult years.
The highest drowning rates in 2010-2014 were once again found among young adults aged 20-34, with 20-24-year-olds having the highest death rate of all age groups. High drowning rates were also found among middle-aged adults in their late forties and fifties. Adults 50-54 years of age had the highest death rate in this group.