Self-Inflicted Injuries--Michigan Discharge Trends, 2006-2015

Number and Rates of Discharges, and
Average Length of Stay with
Self-Inflicted Injuries as First-listed Diagnosis,
Michigan Residents, 2006-2015

Self-Inflicted Injuries, E950-E959
Year Hospital Discharges Average
Length of Stay
Number Rate
2015 4,666 4.7 4.4
2014 4,952 5.0 4.0
2013 5,783 5.8 4.1
2012 6,503 6.6 3.9
2011 7,084 7.2 3.7
2010 6,892 7.0 3.8
2009 7,294 7.4 3.8
2008 7,207 7.3 3.8
2007 6,999 7.0 3.7
2006 7,018 7.0 3.7



Notes:
Rates are per 10,000 population

The increase in discharges due to self-inflicted injuries partly reflects an increased effort to correctly code ICD-9CM E-codes. The increased count of discharges due to deliberate injuries between 1999 and 2004 should not be considered as a change in trend.

Source:
Michigan Resident Inpatient Files, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Community Health