Unintentional Fatal Injuries, 2009-2014
St. Clair County Residents, Michigan
Both Sexes, All Ages

View Rates per 100,000 Population for 2009-2013 and 2014

UNINTENTIONAL
FATAL INJURIES
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2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
 

Number of Unintentional Fatal Injuries

 ALL UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES 93 78 70 77 88 76
 Transport Fatal Injuries 18 19 21 26 19 14
 Poisoning 40 35 27 22 38 40
 Fall 11 14 10 13 18 12
 Drowning/Submersion 5 2 2 3 3
 Natural/Environmental 1 1 2
 Suffocation 8 2 2 6 3 1
 Burn, Fire/Flame 6 1 5 2 2
 Burn, Hot Object/Substance
 Cut/Pierce
 Firearms 1
 Machinery 2 1 1 1
 Overexertion
 Struck by Object 1 1 1 2 1
 Unintentional - Other 2 6 3 1 4
 

Percent of Distribution

 ALL UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Transport Fatal Injuries 19.4 24.4 30.0 33.8 21.6 18.4
 Poisoning 43.0 44.9 38.6 28.6 43.2 52.6
 Fall 11.8 17.9 14.3 16.9 20.5 15.8
 Drowning/Submersion 5.4 2.9 2.6 3.4 3.9
 Natural/Environmental 1.4 1.1 2.6
 Suffocation 8.6 2.6 2.9 7.8 3.4 1.3
 Burn, Fire/Flame 6.5 1.3 7.1 2.6 2.3
 Burn, Hot Object/Substance
 Cut/Pierce
 Firearms 1.1
 Machinery 2.2 1.4 1.3 1.1
 Overexertion
 Struck by Object 1.1 1.3 1.4 2.6 1.1
 Unintentional - Other 2.2 7.7 3.9 1.1 5.3

Notes:

A transport fatal injury is any fatal injury involving a device designed primarily for, or being used at the time primarily for, conveying persons or goods from one place to another. This category includes accidents involving: aircraft, spacecraft, watercraft, motor vehicle, railway, and other road vehicles (excludes intentional or undetermined deaths).

Zero deaths are shown by a "—".

Percent of all deaths that were categorized as unintentional fatal injuries for the specified year.

Source: Michigan Resident Death Files,
Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Last Updated: 03/07/2016