10 Leading Causes of Nonfatal Injury, United States
2007, All Races, Males , 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
64,375
Unintentional
Fall
485,078
Unintentional
Fall
335,013
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
390,897
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
732,861
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
448,235
Unintentional
Fall
366,457
Unintentional
Fall
352,015
Unintentional
Fall
260,691
Unintentional
Fall
597,222
Unintentional
Fall
3,687,371
 
 2
 
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
17,897
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
223,170
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
258,596
Unintentional
Fall
359,102
Unintentional
Fall
496,230
Unintentional
Overexertion
411,012
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
340,247
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
252,048
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
121,978
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
106,381
Unintentional
Struck by/
Against
2,892,669
 
 3
 
Unintentional
Fire/Burn
6,430
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
73,185
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
65,022
Unintentional
Overexertion
146,255
Unintentional
Overexertion
466,440
Unintentional
Fall
370,792
Unintentional
Overexertion
336,518
Unintentional
Overexertion
237,851
Unintentional
Overexertion
101,941
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
74,613
Unintentional
Overexertion
1,847,820
 
 4
 
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
6,211
Unintentional
Foreign Body
63,100
Unintentional
Pedal Cyclist
60,654
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
88,274
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
345,041
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
275,883
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
222,083
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
164,403
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
95,600
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
70,466
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
1,358,671
 
 5
 
Unintentional
Foreign Body
5,771
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
50,837
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
49,855
Unintentional
Pedal Cyclist
86,760
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
322,884
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
253,252
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
190,672
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
153,553
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
81,651
Unintentional
Overexertion
66,089
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
1,183,137
 
 6
 
Unintentional
Other Specified
3,655
Unintentional
Overexertion
37,102
Unintentional
Overexertion
41,961
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
71,944
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
290,522
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
171,993
Unintentional
Other Specified
139,113
Unintentional
Other Specified
128,410
Unintentional
Other Specified
49,850
Unintentional
Poisoning
31,746
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
771,988
 
 7
 
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
3,254
Unintentional
Other Specified
32,066
Unintentional
Foreign Body
33,566
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
56,347
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
126,442
Unintentional
Other Specified
118,272
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
121,027
Unintentional
Poisoning
91,940
Unintentional
Poisoning
46,788
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
29,477
Unintentional
Other Specified
641,463
 
 8
 
Unintentional
Cut/Pierce
3,198
Unintentional
Fire/Burn
29,937
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
29,065
Unintentional
MV-Occupant
34,147
Unintentional
Other Specified
123,271
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
83,535
Unintentional
Poisoning
85,525
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
78,645
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
32,900
Unintentional
Other Specified
23,382
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
534,049
 
 9
 
Unintentional
Inhalation/
Suffocation
3,153
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
26,315
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
28,104
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
33,754
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
91,157
Unintentional
Foreign Body
67,353
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
71,713
Unintentional
Other Bite/
Sting
62,262
Unintentional
Machinery
29,620
Unintentional
Machinery
22,407
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
452,126
 
 10
 
Unintentional
Overexertion
2,608
Unintentional
Poisoning
22,286
Unintentional
Dog Bite
23,844
Unintentional
Other
Transport
30,492
Unintentional
Other
Transport
84,878
Unintentional
Unknown/
Unspecified
64,641
Unintentional
Foreign Body
55,677
Unintentional
Foreign Body
44,943
Other AssaultA
Struck by/
Again
26,761
Unintentional
Other
Transport
21,115
Unintentional
Poisoning
404,396
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.