Table 1.

Unintentional Injury* Mortality, United States, 1979 to 1996

Age (y)19791996% Change 1979 to 1996
NRateNRate
 0–4437727.24289515.01−44.9
 5–9269015.9715648.04−49.3
10–14   296616.0718249.61−40.2
15–1912 66459.30673536.09−39.1
All22 69731.1613 01817.04−45.3
  • Data are from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control at www.cdc.gov/ncipc.

  • * International Classification of Diseases, 9th revision E 800–869, 880–929, 970–999.

  • Rate per 100 000.