Leading Causes of Fatal Injuries, 2009-2014
Marquette County Residents, Michigan
Both Sexes, All Ages

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LEADING CAUSES OF
FATAL INJURIES
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2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
 

Number of Fatal Injuries

 ALL FATAL INJURIES 34 32 50 52 47 34
 Unintentional - Poisoning 9 7 10 7 10 8
 Unintentional - Burn, Fire/Flame 1 2 1 1 4
 Transport Fatal Injuries 5 7 6 15 7 3
 Unintentional - Fall 5 4 9 5 10 3
 Unintentional - Suffocation 1 3 2 1 3
 Suicides - Firearm 4 4 6 6 4 2
 Suicides - Hanging/Suffocation 1 3 3 2 3 1
 Homicides - Firearm 1 1 2 1 1
 Unintentional - Drowning 1 1 1
 Suicides - Poisoning 2 1 1 1 2
 All Other 6 4 9 10 7 9
 

Percent of Distribution

 ALL FATAL INJURIES 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Unintentional - Poisoning 26.5 21.9 20.0 13.5 21.3 23.5
 Unintentional - Burn, Fire/Flame 2.9 4.0 1.9 2.1 11.8
 Transport Fatal Injuries 14.7 21.9 12.0 28.8 14.9 8.8
 Unintentional - Fall 14.7 12.5 18.0 9.6 21.3 8.8
 Unintentional - Suffocation 3.1 6.0 3.8 2.1 8.8
 Suicides - Firearm 11.8 12.5 12.0 11.5 8.5 5.9
 Suicides - Hanging/Suffocation 2.9 9.4 6.0 3.8 6.4 2.9
 Homicides - Firearm 3.1 2.0 3.8 2.1 2.9
 Unintentional - Drowning 2.9 1.9 2.1
 Suicides - Poisoning 5.9 3.1 2.0 1.9 4.3
 All Other 17.6 12.5 18.0 19.2 14.9 26.5

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 fatal injuries for the specified year.

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

Last Updated: 01/25/2016