Although insects aren’t the deadliest creatures in the world, there are a few that will definitely kill you under certain circumstances. Be it because of their venom or because of how people react to them, the insects we will soon talk about are responsible for millions of deaths worldwide. So without further ado, here are the ten deadliest insects in the world in terms of fatalities recorded around the world every year.
These African ants live in colonies of 10 to 20 million individuals, colonies which often run out of food. When that happens, they will march through large areas of the forest, which sometimes contain human settlements of sorts. It is usually the very young and the elderly who have difficulties avoiding these swarms, seeing how between 20 to 50 people die worldwide as a result of African ants.