10 Leading Causes of Nonfatal Violence-Related Injury, United States
2004, All Races, Females , Disposition: All Cases
 

Age Groups

          
Rank
<1
1-4
5-9
10-14
15-24
25-34
35-44
45-54
55-64
65+
All Ages

1
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
1,018*
Sexual
Assault
8,220
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
12,636
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
38,573
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
169,451
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
117,943
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
97,042
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
45,703
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
12,552
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
7,820
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
508,846

2
Other AssaultA
Fire/Burn
241*
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
6,084
Sexual
Assault
5,856
Sexual
Assault
10,592
Self-harm
Poisoning
51,522
Self-harm
Poisoning
35,718
Self-harm
Poisoning
36,658
Self-harm
Poisoning
22,407
Self-harm
Poisoning
7,215
Self-harm
Poisoning
4,011
Self-harm
Poisoning
167,629

3
Sexual
Assault
182*
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
998*
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
843*
Self-harm
Poisoning
9,961
Sexual
Assault
27,378
Sexual
Assault
8,483
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
7,043
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
3,137
Sexual
Assault
855*
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
908*
Sexual
Assault
69,560

4
Other AssaultA
Fall
134*
Other AssaultA
Fire/Burn
654*
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
678*
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
4,524
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
18,884
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
7,991
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
6,182
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
2,633
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
617*
Other AssaultA
Fall
523*
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
41,468

5
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
124*
Other AssaultA
Foreign Body
225*
Other AssaultA
Fall
604*
Self-harm
Other Specified
2,025
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
11,912
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
7,743
Sexual
Assault
4,937
Sexual
Assault
2,557*
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
479*
Sexual
Assault
477*
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
31,167

6
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
102*
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
163*
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
405*
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
1,640
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
11,850
Self-harm
Cut/Pierce
6,759
Self-harm
Other Specified
4,842*
Self-harm
Other Specified
2,359
Self-harm
Other Specified
431*
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
355*
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
30,972

7
Other AssaultA
Unknown/
Unspeci
20*
Other AssaultA
Fall
147*
Other AssaultA
BB/Pellet
Gunsh
285*
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
1,583
Self-harm
Other Specified
11,534
Self-harm
Other Specified
5,634
Other AssaultA
Other Bite/
Stin
3,971
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
1,886
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
309*
Self-harm
Other Specified
308*
Self-harm
Other Specified
27,134

8
Other AssaultA
Firearm
Gunshot
10*
Self-harm
Struck by/
Against
80*
Other AssaultA
Unknown/
Unspeci
143*
Other AssaultA
Fall
1,357*
Other AssaultA
Fall
3,941
Other AssaultA
Fall
3,007
Other AssaultA
Fall
2,603
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
1,656
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
273*
Other AssaultA
Cut/Pierce
228*
Other AssaultA
Fall
13,335

9
Other AssaultA
Other Specified
10*
Other AssaultA
Unknown/
Unspeci
80*
Self-harm
Poisoning
137*
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
796*
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
2,541
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
2,284
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
1,550
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
952*
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
171*
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
190*
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
9,211

10

Other AssaultA
Overexertion
43*
Self-harm
Struck by/
Against
132*
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
426*
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
2,170
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
1,788
Other AssaultA
Overexertion
1,482
Other AssaultA
Fall
950*
Legal Int.
Overexertion
167*
Other AssaultA
Pedestrian
184*
Legal Int.
Struck by/
Against
7,697
Produced By: Office of Statistics and Programming, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC
Data Source: NEISS All Injury Program operated by the Consumer Product Safety Commission  (CPSC).
A The 'Other Assault' category includes all assaults that are not classified as sexual assault. It represents the majority of assaults.

* Injury estimate is unstable because of small sample size.