Fatal Injuries Trends by Four Major Categories, 2009-2014
St. Clair County Residents, Michigan
Both Sexes, All Ages

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

FATAL INJURIES
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2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
 

Number of Fatal Injuries

 ALL FATAL INJURIES 133 122 104 120 119 111
 UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES 93 78 70 77 88 76
   Transport Fatal Injuries 18 19 21 26 19 14
   Other Unintentional Injuries 75 59 49 51 69 62
   Self-Inflicted/Suicide 25 28 22 24 22 23
   Assault/Homicide 4 7 5 4 3
 ALL OTHER FATAL INJURIES 11 9 12 14 5 9
 

Percent of Distribution

 ALL FATAL INJURIES 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES 69.9 63.9 67.3 64.2 73.9 68.5
   Transport Fatal Injuries 56.4 48.4 47.1 42.5 58.0 55.9
   Other Unintentional Injuries 18.8 23.0 21.2 20.0 18.5 20.7
   Self-Inflicted/Suicide 18.8 23.0 21.2 20.0 18.5 20.7
   Assault/Homicide 3.0 5.7 4.2 3.4 2.7
 ALL OTHER FATAL INJURIES 8.3 7.4 11.5 11.7 4.2 8.1

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).

Other unintentional fatal injuries include burns, cut/pierce, drownings, falls, firearms, machinery, natural/environmental, overexertion, poisoning, struck by object and suffocation.

Other Fatal Injuries include complications in medical/surgical care,
legal intervention/war, late effect, and undetermined intent.

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 Health and Human Services.

Last Updated: 03/08/2016