Table 1.

Firearm-Related Deaths as a Percentage of All Deaths by Death Type and Demographic Group: United States, 1996

Age or Age/Gender Group
Deaths by Firearms as a Percentage of All Deaths in Injury Category
Death category0–4 y5–9 y10–14 y15–19 yMales 15–19 y
 All causes2.46.318.032.237.8
 All homicides9.044.373.485.288.9
 All suicidesNot applicable25.041.563.065.4