10 Leading Causes of Nonfatal Injury, United States
2007, All Races, Both Sexes, 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
 
Unintentional
Fall
120,316
Unintentional
Fall
828,773
Unintentional
Fall
599,540
Unintentional
Fall
609,893
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
1,049,015
Unintentional
Fall
759,226
Unintentional
Fall
777,276
Unintentional
Fall
836,389
Unintentional
Fall
680,772
Unintentional
Fall
1,927,766
Unintentional
Fall
8,035,635
 
 2
 
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
32,970
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
370,572
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
399,262
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
580,236
Unintentional
Fall
895,255
Unintentional
Overexertion
734,805
Unintentional
Overexertion
630,968
Unintentional
Overexertion
491,174
Unintentional
Overexertion
234,382
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
233,103
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
4,554,023
 
 3
 
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
11,787
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
134,641
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
111,914
Unintentional
Overexertion
284,190
Unintentional
Overexertion
802,676
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
680,590
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
554,495
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
428,006
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
225,415
Unintentional
Overexertion
194,557
Unintentional
Overexertion
3,542,728
 
 4
 
Unintentional
Foreign Body
11,508
Unintentional
Foreign Body
125,000
Unintentional
Pedal Cyclist
95,871
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
136,935
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
781,653
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
557,034
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
428,068
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
342,784
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
194,267
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
172,408
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
2,655,425
 
 5
 
Unintentional
Fire/Burn
10,531
Unintentional
Overexertion
83,099
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
84,977
Unintentional
Pedal Cyclist
114,864
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
464,246
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
417,848
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
349,160
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
277,082
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
154,722
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
123,257
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
2,123,862
 
 6
 
Unintentional
Other Specified
7,980
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
82,804
Unintentional
Overexertion
80,799
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
100,403
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
450,034
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
284,568
Unintentional
Other Specified
211,610
Unintentional
Other Specified
180,887
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
73,587
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
72,138
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
1,232,352
 
 7
 
Unintentional
Inhalation/
Suffocation
6,297
Unintentional
Other Specified
60,323
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
60,068
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
81,151
Unintentional
Other Specified
214,132
Unintentional
Other Specified
184,644
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
205,589
Unintentional
Poisoning
139,688
Unintentional
Poisoning
71,440
Unintentional
Poisoning
71,576
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
1,044,784
 
 8
 
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
6,138
Unintentional
Fire/Burn
51,651
Unintentional
Foreign Body
53,679
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
77,504
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
188,437
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
157,070
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
142,617
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
127,725
Unintentional
Other Specified
69,645
Unintentional
Other
Transport
58,146
Unintentional
Other Specified
1,021,353
 
 9
 
Unintentional
Overexertion
6,011
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
46,823
Unintentional
Other
Transport
45,527
Unintentional
Other
Transport
61,104
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
165,706
Unintentional
Other
Transport
110,033
Unintentional
Poisoning
130,115
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
121,272
Unintentional
Other
Transport
47,077
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
57,153
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
697,905
 
 10
 
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
5,863
Unintentional
Poisoning
41,737
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
43,323
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
58,259
Unintentional
Other
Transport
148,813
Unintentional
Foreign Body
99,353
Unintentional
Other
Transport
94,530
Unintentional
Other
Transport
76,804
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
40,833
Unintentional
Other Specified
45,418
Unintentional
Poisoning
679,890
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.