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Appendix 5: Nonfatal Unintentional Injuries and Rates among Children 0 to 19 Years, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

Appendix 5A: Nonfatal Unintentional Injury Rates among Children 0 to 19 Years, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

* Population 2001-2006: Overall 488,582,677; Males 250,264,225; Females 238,318,452

Overall

Males

Females

Cause Weighted Estimate Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population*
Fall 16,708,081 3,420 3,871 2,946
Struck By/Against 12,034,546 2,463 3,163 1,728
Overexertion 4,976,839 1,019 1,102 931
MV-Occupant 4,050,659 829 741 922
Cut/Pierce 3,646,945 746 944 539
Other Bite/Sting 2,288,653 468 495 441
Pedal Cyclist 1,924,756 394 559 221
Unknown/Unspecified 1,920,436 393 530 250
Foreign Body 1,483,355 304 313 294
Other Transport 1,285,877 263 277 249
Fire/Burn 942,978 191 206 174
Other Specified 930,531 193 206 179
Dog Bite 924,203 189 212 166
Poisoning 819,725 168 173 163
Motorcyclist 358,069 73 124 20
Pedestrian 351,764 72 83 61
Suffocation 143,709 22 23 21
Machinery 108,729 29 46 12
BB/Pellet Gunshot 77,491 16 27 4
Natural/Environment 50,265 10 15 5
Nonfatal Drowning 23,826 5 6 4
Firearm Gunshot 23,421 5 8 1
Total 55,074,860 11,272 13,122 9,331


Appendix 5B: Nonfatal Unintentional Injuries and Rates among Children Less Than 1 Year, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

* Population 2001-2006: Overall 24,368,733; Male 12,462,355; Female 11,906,378
† Estimate or rate is unreliable because of small sample size and should be interpreted with caution.

Overall

Male

Female

Cause Weighted Estimate Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population*
Fall 742,930 3,049 3,320 2,765
Struck By/Against 193,789 795 879 707
Other Bite/Sting 72,471 297 331 262
Fire/Burn 68,790 282 319 244
Foreign Body 56,110 230 236 224
MV-Occupant 44,446 182 191 174
Cut/Pierce 41,021 168 166 171
Poisoning 40,816 168 175 160
Overexertion 37,991 156 124 189
Suffocation 36,557 150 141 159
Unknown/Unspecified 34,534 142 151 132
Other Specified 33,511 138 143 132
Other Transport 10,468 43 44 42
Dog Bite 9,859 41 45 36
Nonfatal Drowning 2,953 12 13 11†
Pedal Cyclist 1,701 7 8† 6†
Pedestrian 1,167† 5† 4† 5†
Natural/Environment 780† 3† 5† 1†
Machinery 338† 1† 2† 1†
Motorcyclist 85† 0.3† 0.0† 1†
Firearm Gunshot 23† 0.1† 0.0† 0.2†
Bb/Pellet Gunshot 23† 0.1† 0.2† 0.0†
Total 1,430,365 5,870 6,296 5,423


Appendix 5C: Nonfatal Unintentional Injuries and Rates among Children 1 to 4 Years, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

* Population 2001-2006: Overall 95,114,828; Male 48,637,811; Female 46,477,017
† Estimate or rate is unreliable because of small sample size and should be interpreted with caution.

Overall

Male

Female

Cause Weighted Estimate Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population*
Fall 5,260,470 5,531 6,337 4,687
Struck By/Against 2,293,035 2,411 2,885 1,915
Other Bite/Sting 826,789 869 933 803
Foreign Body 690,437 726 717 736
Cut/Pierce 530,492 558 656 455
Overexertion 445,093 468 396 543
Fire/Burn 360,033 379 429 326
Poisoning 354,272 373 393 351
Unknown/Unspecified 286,165 301 323 278
MV-Occupant 265,538 279 281 277
Dog Bite 234,777 247 261 232
Other Specified 230,104 242 256 227
Other Transport 188,240 198 217 178
Pedal Cyclist 166,431 175 229 118
Suffocation 45,594 48 50 45
Pedestrian 38,499 41 45 36
Nonfatal Drowning 13,136 14 17 11
Machinery 6,354 7 10 4
Motorcyclist 3,613 4 5 2†
Bb/Pellet Gunshot 2,369 3 3 2†
Natural/Environment 2,160 2 2† 2†
Firearm Gunshot 294† 0.3† 0.3† 0.3†
Total 12,243,896 12,873 14,444 11,228


Appendix 5D: Nonfatal Unintentional Injuries and Rates among Children 5 to 9 Years, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

* Population 2001-2006: Overall 118,897,067; Male 60,835,200; Female 58,061,867
† Estimate or rate is unreliable because of small sample size and should be interpreted with caution.

Overall

Male

Female

Cause Weighted Estimate Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population*
Fall 4,050,141 3,406 3,765 3,031
Struck By/Against 2,558,947 2,152 2,679 1,600
Cut/Pierce 759,484 639 750 523
Pedal Cyclist 632,730 532 663 523
Other Bite/Sting 558,954 470 513 425
Overexertion 457,365 385 370 400
MV-Occupant 434,798 366 349 383
Foreign Body 341,098 287 324 248
Dog Bite 300,514 253 286 218
Other Transport 282,819 238 235 241
Unknown/Unspecified 266,292 224 269 177
Fire/Burn 131,481 111 113 108
Other Specified 89,093 75 80 69
Pedestrian 80,792 68 85 50
Poisoning 53,368 45 49 41
Motorcyclist 35,217 30 47 11
Suffocation 13,423 11 12 10
Bb/Pellet Gunshot 10,524 9 14 3
Machinery 6,346 5 8 3
Nonfatal Drowning 3,087 3 3 2†
Natural/Environment 2,922 3 2 3
Firearm Gunshot 646† 0.5† 1† 0.4†
Total 11,070,041 9,311 10,615 7,644


Appendix 5E: Nonfatal Unintentional Injuries and Rates among Children 10 to 14 Years, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

*Population 2001-2006: Overall 125,880,215; Male 64,475,429; Female 61,404,786
† Rate is unreliable because of small sample size and should be interpreted with caution.

Overall

Male

Female

Cause Weighted Estimate Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population*
Fall 3,947,358 3,136 3,612 2,636
Struck By/Against 3,592,332 2,854 3,720 1,944
Overexertion 1,695,386 1,347 1,383 1,309
Cut/Pierce 955,592 759 952 557
Pedal Cyclist 803,828 639 950 557
Unknown/Unspecified 695,092 552 768 325
Other Bite/Sting 616,105 489 327 282
MV-Occupant 383,993 305 437 545
Other Transport 377,430 300 299 300
Dog Bite 239,484 190 229 150
Foreign Body 158,813 126 131 121
Other Specified 148,809 118 120 116
Motorcyclist 127,388 101 171 28
Fire/Burn 121,287 96 96 97
Pedestrian 110,233 88 102 72
Poisoning 78,433 62 59 65
Bb/Pellet Gunshot 35,652 28 48 8
Machinery 11,838 9 15 4
Natural/Environment 10,400 8 9 7
Suffocation 7,683 6 7 5
Firearm Gunshot 4,303 3 6 1†
Nonfatal Drowning 2,867 2 3 2†
Total 14,124,306 11,220 13,443 8,887


Appendix 5F: Nonfatal Unintentional Injuries and Rates among Children 15 to 19 Years, by Sex and Cause, United States, 2001 – 2006

*Population 2001-2006: Overall 124,321,834; Male 63,853,430; Female 60,468,404
† Estimate or rate is unreliable because of small sample size and should be interpreted with caution.

Overall

Male

Female

Cause Weighted Estimate Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population* Rate per 100,000 population*
Struck By/Against 3,396,442 2,732 3,719 1,690
Fall 2,707,182 2,178 2,464 1,875
MV-Occupant 2,689,772 2,164 1,879 2,646
Overexertion 2,341,004 1,883 2,244 1,502
Cut/Pierce 1,360,356 1,094 1,491 675
Unknown/Unspecified 638,354 514 768 244
Other Bite/Sting 446,446 359 345 374
Other Specified 441,460 355 387 322
Other Transport 426,921 343 387 298
Pedal Cyclist 320,066 257 424 81
Poisoning 292,835 236 236 235
Fire/Burn 248,940 200 214 1856
Foreign Body 236,897 191 192 188
Motorcyclist 191,766 154 265 37
Dog Bite 139,568 112 119 105
Pedestrian 121,072 97 104 90
Machinery 118,833 96 152 36
Natural/Environment 34,004 27 45 9
Bb/Pellet Gunshot 28,923 23 41 5
Firearm Gunshot 18,155 15 26 3
Suffocation 5,471 4 6 3
Nonfatal Drowning 1,783† 1† 2† 1†
Total 16,206,250 13,036 15,510 10,423
 
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