There have been a total of 6 shark attacks in New Providence Island. Out of those, 2 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 33.33%. 5 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|Nassau||06-08-2016||Snorkeling||Lacerations to left leg||NO||15yo Johnny Stoch|
|Nassau||30-09-2006||Free diving / modeling||Puncture wounds to left foot||NO||26yo Renata Foucre|
|Nassau||15-10-1965||1.8 m [6'], 180-lb shark||Sunbathing on beach when he saw child being attacked by the shark||Right arm & right leg bitten||NO||32yo Bruce Johnson, rescuer|
|Nassau||15-10-1965||1.8 m [6'], 180-lb shark||Playing in the water||FATAL||YES||young girl|
|Cable Beach||05-02-1947||5' shark||Attempting to ride a shark||Arm bitten PROVOKED INCIDENT||NO||Bill Whitman|
|Nassau||10-03-1860||Remains recovered from shark caught days later||In boat being towed by ship, Karnak||FATAL||YES||a pilot|