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                           DEATHS FROM EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY AND POISONING, BY AGE GROUP
                                                     ARKANSAS 1998

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CAUSE OF DEATH AND ICD-9 CODES             | TOTAL  <1  1-4  5-14  15-24  25-34  35-44  45-54  55-64  65-74  75-84  85+
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TOTAL ...........................E800-E999 | 1,940  18   30    75    323    281    327    222    157    151    189  167
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RAILWAY ACCIDENTS ...............E800-E807 |     7   0    0     2      2      2      1      0      0      0      0    0
 HIT BY ROLLING STOCK ...............E805  |     7   0    0     2      2      2      1      0      0      0      0    0
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MOTOR VEHICLE TRAFFIC ...........E810-E819 |   652   1    8    26    152    108    106     77     50     50     47   27
 COLLISION WITH TRAIN ...............E810  |    27   0    0     0      9      5      5      2      1      3      0    2
 OTHER M.V. COLLISION ...............E812  |   244   1    2     6     54     40     38     31     30     17     17    8
 COLLISION WITH OTHER VEHICLE .......E813  |    12   0    2     3      0      3      1      0      2      0      1    0
 COLLISION WITH PEDESTRIAN ..........E814  |    54   0    2     5      8      6     12      6      2      4      4    5
 OTHER HIGHWAY COLLISION ............E815  |    65   0    0     2     17     11      7     10      2      5      5    6
 NONCOLL. DUE TO LOSS OF CONTROL ....E816  |    75   0    0     4     22     18     10      7      3      5      5    1
 OTHER NONCOLLISION ACCIDENT ........E818  |    25   0    1     2      9      5      5      0      1      1      1    0
 UNSPECIFIED ........................E819  |   150   0    1     4     33     20     28     21      9     15     14    5
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MOTOR VEHICLE NONTRAFFIC ........E820-E825 |    23   1    0     1      3      4      2      2      4      0      4    2
 NONTRAFFIC OTHER OFF-ROAD VEH ......E821  |    10   0    0     1      2      2      1      1      1      0      2    0
 COLLISION WITH MOVING OBJECT .......E822  |     3   1    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      2    0
 COLLISION WITH STATIONARY OBJECT....E823  |     2   0    0     0      1      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED ..............E825  |     8   0    0     0      0      2      1      1      2      0      0    2
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OTHER ROAD VEHICLE ..............E826-E829 |     6   0    0     0      1      1      3      1      0      0      0    0
 PEDAL CYCLE ACCIDENT ...............E826  |     1   0    0     0      0      1      0      0      0      0      0    0
 ANIMAL-DRAWN VEHICLE ACCIDENT ......E827  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    0
 ANIMAL BEING RIDDEN ................E828  |     4   0    0     0      1      0      2      1      0      0      0    0
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WATER TRANSPORT .................E830-E838 |    17   0    1     1      1      2      2      2      6      1      1    0
 WATERCRAFT SUBMERSION ..............E830  |     4   0    1     0      0      1      0      0      1      1      0    0
 WATERCRAFT / OTHER INJURY ..........E831  |     2   0    0     0      0      1      1      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER SUBMERSION IN WATER TRANS ....E832  |     5   0    0     0      0      0      1      1      2      0      1    0
 OTHER FALL IN WATER TRANSPORT ......E834  |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      3      0      0    0
 OTHER WATER TRANSPORT ACCIDENT .....E838  |     3   0    0     1      1      0      0      1      0      0      0    0
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AIR AND SPACE TRANSPORT .........E840-E845 |    14   0    0     1      1      2      2      3      4      1      0    0
 POWERED, TAKEOFF OR LANDING ........E840  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      2      0      0      0    0
 POWERED, OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED .....E841  |    12   0    0     1      1      2      2      1      4      1      0    0
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VEH. NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIABLE .E846-E848 |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      1    1
 VEH. NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIABLE ....E848  |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      1    1
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POISONING BY DRUGS, MEDICINE ....E850-E858 |    25   0    1     0      1      8      6      2      1      3      1    2
 ANALGES, ANTIPYRET., ANTIRHEUM .....E850  |     6   0    1     0      0      2      1      1      0      1      0    0
 TRANQUILIZERS ......................E853  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      1    0
 OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS .........E855  |     6   0    0     0      0      4      1      0      0      1      0    0
 ANTIBIOTICS ........................E856  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
 OTHER DRUGS ........................E858  |    11   0    0     0      1      2      4      1      0      1      0    2
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POISONING BY OTHER FORMS ........E860-E869 |    10   0    0     0      0      2      3      0      4      0      1    0
 ALCOHOL ............................E860  |     3   0    0     0      0      1      2      0      0      0      0    0
 AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS .............E863  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
 GAS DISTRIBUTED BY PIPELINE ........E867  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
 OTHER UTIL. GAS AND CARBON MONO ....E868  |     4   0    0     0      0      1      1      0      2      0      0    0
 OTHER GASES AND VAPORS .............E869  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      1    0
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MISADVENTURES OF MEDICAL CARE ...E870-E876 |     6   0    0     0      0      1      0      1      0      1      3    0
 ACCIDENTAL CUT OR HEMORRHAGE .......E870  |     4   0    0     0      0      1      0      1      0      0      2    0
 MECHANICAL FAILURE (INSTRUMENT) ....E874  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      1    0
 CONTAMINATED BLOOD, FLUID, DRUG ....E875  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
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COMPLICATION OF MED. PROCEDURES .E878-E879 |    42   2    0     1      1      1      1      3      3      9     15    6
 ABNORMAL REACTION TO SURGERY .......E878  |    32   0    0     0      1      1      1      2      3      9     11    4
 ABNORMAL REACTION TO OTHER PROC.....E879  |    10   2    0     1      0      0      0      1      0      0      4    2
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ACCIDENTAL FALLS ................E880-E888 |   149   0    0     0      4      2      4      2     10     12     40   75
 STAIRS OR STEPS ....................E880  |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      2    1
 LADDERS OR SCAFFOLDING .............E881  |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      1      1    0
 BUILDING OR OTHER STRUCTURE ........E882  |     6   0    0     0      2      0      0      0      0      1      1    2
 INTO HOLE OR OTHER OPENING .........E883  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    1
 OTHER FALL, ONE LEVEL TO ANOTHER....E884  |    10   0    0     0      0      1      1      0      0      1      2    5
 SLIPPING, TRIPPING OR STUMBLING ....E885  |     7   0    0     0      1      0      0      0      1      0      1    4
 FRACTURE, CAUSE UNSPECIFIED ........E887  |    37   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      2      2     10   23
 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED FALL .........E888  |    81   0    0     0      1      1      2      2      6      7     23   39
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ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY FIRE ........E890-E899 |    75   2    1     6      4      3     10      9     10      8     14    8
 PRIVATE DWELLING ...................E890  |    55   2    1     6      3      2      7      6      8      5      8    7
 OTHER BUILDING OR STRUCTURE ........E891  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      1      0      0    0
 FIRE NOT IN BUILDING ...............E892  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      1      0    0
 IGNITION OF CLOTHING ...............E893  |     4   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      0      1      1    1
 IGNITION OF INFLAMMABLE MATERIAL....E894  |     4   0    0     0      0      1      1      1      0      0      1    0
 CONT. FIRE NOT IN BUILDING .........E897  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      0      0      0    0
 OTHER SPECIFIED FIRE AND FLAMES ....E898  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      2    0
 UNSPECIFIED FIRE ...................E899  |     5   0    0     0      1      0      0      0      1      1      2    0


DEATHS FROM EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY AND POISONING, BY AGE GROUP ARKANSAS 1998 | CONTINUED ... | | CAUSE OF DEATH AND ICD-9 CODES | TOTAL <1 1-4 5-14 15-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65-74 75-84 85+ | NATURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL .......E900-E909 | 27 2 3 1 2 2 1 5 2 1 4 4 EXCESSIVE HEAT .....................E900 | 15 2 1 0 2 0 1 4 1 0 1 3 EXCESSIVE COLD .....................E901 | 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 AIR PRESSURE CHANGES ...............E902 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 HUNGER, THIRST, EXPOSURE ...........E904 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 VENOMOUS ANIMALS AND PLANTS ........E905 | 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 OTHER INJURY CAUSED BY ANIMALS .....E906 | 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 CATACLYSMIC STORMS, FLOODS .........E908 | 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 | SUBMERSION, SUFFOCATION .........E910-E915 | 119 5 8 4 18 13 9 7 4 12 14 25 DROWNING AND SUBMERSION ............E910 | 50 2 7 3 17 10 5 2 0 1 3 0 INHALATION OR INGESTION OF FOOD ....E911 | 24 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 2 4 11 INHALATION/INGESTION OTHER OBJ .....E912 | 34 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 7 7 14 MECHANICAL SUFFOCATION .............E913 | 10 1 0 1 1 2 1 2 0 2 0 0 FOREIGN BODY / OTHER ORIFICE .......E915 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 | OTHER ACCIDENTS .................E916-E928 | 113 1 3 6 14 8 13 13 12 12 20 11 STRUCK BY FALLING OBJECT ...........E916 | 20 0 1 0 3 2 2 2 7 2 1 0 STRUCK BY OBJECTS OR PERSONS .......E917 | 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 CAUGHT IN OR BETWEEN OBJECTS .......E918 | 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY MACHINERY ......E919 | 16 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 3 2 1 CUTTING / PIERCING OBJECTS .........E920 | 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 EXPLOSION OF PRESSURE VESSEL .......E921 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 FIREARM MISSILE ....................E922 | 16 0 0 2 6 0 3 0 2 2 1 0 EXPLOSIVE MATERIAL .................E923 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 HOT, CAUSTIC OR CORROSIVE OBJECT....E924 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 ELECTRIC CURRENT ...................E925 | 11 0 0 2 1 1 3 2 0 1 1 0 OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL CAUSES .........E928 | 39 0 1 1 3 1 2 3 1 4 14 9 | LATE EFFECTS OF ACCID. INJURY ........E929 | 5 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 | ADVERSE REACTION TO DRUGS .......E930-E949 | 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 AGENTS AFFECTING BLOOD .............E934 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 ANALGESICS, ANTIPYR. ANTIRHEUM .....E935 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 | SUICIDE & SELF-INFLICTED INJURY .E950-E959 | 344 0 0 7 53 65 77 54 34 31 18 5 SOLID OR LIQUID SUBSTANCES .........E950 | 26 0 0 1 1 6 5 7 6 0 0 0 OTHER GASES AND VAPORS .............E952 | 8 0 0 0 0 2 3 2 0 1 0 0 HANGING\STRANGULATION\SUFFOCATION ..E953 | 41 0 0 2 6 13 10 8 1 0 1 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E954 | 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES ............E955 | 248 0 0 4 43 40 53 33 25 29 17 4 CUTTING AND PIERCING INSTRUMENTS ...E956 | 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 JUMPING FROM HIGH PLACE ............E957 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MEANS ........E958 | 12 0 0 0 2 3 4 3 0 0 0 0 | HOMICIDE & PURPOSELY INFLICTED...E960-E969 | 226 3 4 16 55 43 56 30 9 8 2 0 FIGHT, BRAWL, RAPE .................E960 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 HANGING & STRANGULATION ............E963 | 8 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 3 1 0 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E964 | 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES ......... ..E965 | 152 0 1 13 48 27 39 15 6 2 1 0 CUTTING & PIERCING INSTRUMENT ......E966 | 31 0 0 3 5 9 8 3 0 3 0 0 CHILD BATTERING/OTHER MALTREATMENT .E967 | 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER & UNSPECIFIED MEANS ..........E968 | 31 1 3 0 1 5 8 10 0 2 1 0 | LEGAL INTERVENTION ..............E970-E978 | 6 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 FIREARMS ...........................E970 | 5 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 LEGAL EXECUTION ....................E978 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 | INJURY UNDETERMINED ACC\PURPSLY .E980-E989 | 66 1 1 2 9 12 28 9 2 1 1 0 POISONING BY SOLIDS OR LIQUIDS .....E980 | 36 0 0 0 1 9 18 8 0 0 0 0 POISONING BY OTHER GASES ...........E982 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 HANGING, STRANGULATION,SUFFUCATION .E983 | 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E984 | 5 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 FIREARMS & EXPLOSIVES ..............E985 | 15 0 0 1 4 3 5 0 1 1 0 0 FALLING FROM HIGH PLACES ...........E987 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER & UNSPECIFIED MEANS ..........E988 | 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 | INJURY DUE TO WAR OPERATIONS ....E990-E999 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 LATE EFFECTS OF INJURY .............E999 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 SOURCE: CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Return to Table of Contents