Unintentional Fatal Injuries, 2009-2014
Central Michigan District Health Department, 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 72 83 82 77 81 81
 Transport Fatal Injuries 26 27 25 26 28 25
 Poisoning 15 24 21 17 20 20
 Fall 10 15 12 12 15 15
 Suffocation 6 2 3 2 3 6
 Burn, Fire/Flame 4 4 2 1 3
 Struck by Object 1 1 3 1 2 2
 Machinery 2 2 2 1
 Natural/Environmental 1 2 2 4 1 1
 Burn, Hot Object/Substance
 Cut/Pierce
 Drowning/Submersion 4 2 5 1
 Firearms 1
 Overexertion
 Unintentional - Other 8 6 8 8 8 8
 

Percent of Distribution

 ALL UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Transport Fatal Injuries 36.1 32.5 30.5 33.8 34.6 30.9
 Poisoning 20.8 28.9 25.6 22.1 24.7 24.7
 Fall 13.9 18.1 14.6 15.6 18.5 18.5
 Suffocation 8.3 2.4 3.7 2.6 3.7 7.4
 Burn, Fire/Flame 4.8 4.9 2.6 1.2 3.7
 Struck by Object 1.4 1.2 3.7 1.3 2.5 2.5
 Machinery 2.4 2.4 2.5 1.2
 Natural/Environmental 1.4 2.4 2.4 5.2 1.2 1.2
 Burn, Hot Object/Substance
 Cut/Pierce
 Drowning/Submersion 5.6 2.4 6.5 1.2
 Firearms 1.4
 Overexertion
 Unintentional - Other 11.1 7.2 9.8 10.4 9.9 9.9

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