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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Unintentional Injuries

Shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 population due to unintentional injuries. In 2011 in the United States, injuries, including all causes of unintentional and violence-related injuries combined, accounted for 51.3% of all deaths among persons ages 1–44 years of age—that is more deaths than non-communicable diseases and infectious diseases combined. Adjusted to the standard U.S. 2000 population by the direct method. These rates should only be compared with other rates age-adjusted to the same population. Age-adjusted death rates not calculated for jurisdictions or regions with fewer than 20 deaths per category. Counts are for single year time periods only.

Measurement Period: 2012-2014
Value: 33.7
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the deaths caused by unintentional injuries to 36.4 deaths per 100,000 population.






HP 2020

  • 16.8
  • 39.8
  • 62.4

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2012-2014 33.7
    2011-2013 27.4
    2010-2012 30



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