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                           DEATHS FROM EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY AND POISONING, BY AGE GROUP
                                                     ARKANSAS 1996

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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 | 1,881  18   24    62    356    305    302    201    151    146    202  114
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RAILWAY ACCIDENTS ...............E800-E807 |     5   0    0     1      0      0      2      1      1      0      0    0
 HIT BY ROLLING STOCK ...............E805  |     4   0    0     1      0      0      2      0      1      0      0    0
 UNSPECIFIED ........................E807  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      0      0      0    0
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MOTOR VEHICLE TRAFFIC ...........E810-E819 |   628   3    4    30    158    124    114     64     45     37     40    9
 COLLISION WITH TRAIN ...............E810  |    14   0    0     0      4      2      6      0      0      0      1    1
 OTHER M.V. COLLISION ...............E812  |   206   1    1    10     49     38     36     17     13     18     21    2
 COLLISION WITH OTHER VEHICLE .......E813  |     8   0    0     3      3      0      2      0      0      0      0    0
 COLLISION WITH PEDESTRIAN ..........E814  |    38   0    1     3      7      7      5      5      2      4      4    0
 OTHER HIGHWAY COLLISION ............E815  |    63   0    2     1     11     19      9      9      6      4      1    1
 NONCOLL. DUE TO LOSS OF CONTROL ....E816  |   113   0    0     2     37     25     20     13      7      4      4    1
 OTHER NONCOLLISION ACCIDENT ........E818  |    31   1    0     5     11      3      4      5      1      0      1    0
 UNSPECIFIED ........................E819  |   155   1    0     6     36     30     32     15     16      7      8    4
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MOTOR VEHICLE NONTRAFFIC ........E820-E825 |    17   0    2     1      5      2      4      1      1      1      0    0
 NONTRAFFIC OTHER OFF-ROAD VEH ......E821  |     7   0    0     1      2      2      1      0      0      1      0    0
 COLLISION WITH MOVING OBJECT .......E822  |     9   0    2     0      3      0      2      1      1      0      0    0
 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED ..............E825  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    0
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OTHER ROAD VEHICLE ..............E826-E829 |     2   0    0     0      0      2      0      0      0      0      0    0
 ANIMAL BEING RIDDEN ................E828  |     2   0    0     0      0      2      0      0      0      0      0    0
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WATER TRANSPORT .................E830-E838 |    19   0    0     1      1      5      4      4      4      0      0    0
 WATERCRAFT SUBMERSION ..............E830  |     6   0    0     0      0      2      0      3      1      0      0    0
 WATERCRAFT / OTHER INJURY ..........E831  |     2   0    0     1      0      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
 OTHER SUBMERSION IN WATER TRANS ....E832  |     9   0    0     0      1      3      3      1      1      0      0    0
 OTHER WATER TRANSPORT ACCIDENT .....E838  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      1      0      0    0
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AIR AND SPACE TRANSPORT .........E840-E845 |    13   0    0     0      2      5      1      5      0      0      0    0
 POWERED, TAKEOFF OR LANDING ........E840  |     2   0    0     0      0      2      0      0      0      0      0    0
 POWERED, OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED .....E841  |    10   0    0     0      2      3      0      5      0      0      0    0
 OTHER AIR TRANSPORT ACCIDENT .......E844  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    0
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VEH. NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIABLE .E846-E848 |     5   0    0     0      0      1      2      1      0      0      1    0
 VEH. NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIABLE ....E848  |     5   0    0     0      0      1      2      1      0      0      1    0
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POISONING BY DRUGS, MEDICINE ....E850-E858 |    27   0    0     0      3      5      8      4      1      2      2    2
 ANALGES, ANTIPYRET., ANTIRHEUM .....E850  |     5   0    0     0      0      1      2      2      0      0      0    0
 TRANQUILIZERS ......................E853  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER PSYCHOTROPIC AGENTS ..........E854  |     3   0    0     0      0      2      1      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS .........E855  |     2   0    0     0      0      1      1      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER DRUGS ........................E858  |    16   0    0     0      3      1      3      2      1      2      2    2
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POISONING BY OTHER FORMS ........E860-E869 |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      3      0      0    0
 ALCOHOL ............................E860  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      2      0      0    0
 OTHER SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS ...........E866  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
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MISADVENTURES OF MEDICAL CARE ...E870-E876 |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      1      0    0
 ACCIDENTAL CUT OR HEMORRHAGE .......E870  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      0    0
 FOREIGN OBJECT LEFT IN BODY ........E871  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
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COMPLICATION OF MED. PROCEDURES .E878-E879 |    24   1    0     0      0      1      0      0      4      3      7    8
 ABNORMAL REACTION TO SURGERY .......E878  |    16   0    0     0      0      1      0      0      3      2      5    5
 ABNORMAL REACTION TO OTHER PROC.....E879  |     8   1    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      1      2    3
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ACCIDENTAL FALLS ................E880-E888 |   162   0    0     1      4      2      7      5     10     23     59   51
 STAIRS OR STEPS ....................E880  |     6   0    0     0      0      0      1      2      2      0      1    0
 LADDERS OR SCAFFOLDING .............E881  |     6   0    0     0      0      2      0      1      1      2      0    0
 BUILDING OR OTHER STRUCTURE ........E882  |    12   0    0     0      3      0      1      0      2      1      5    0
 OTHER FALL, ONE LEVEL TO ANOTHER....E884  |    16   0    0     1      0      0      2      0      1      1      5    6
 SLIPPING, TRIPPING OR STUMBLING ....E885  |    12   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      0      3      4    4
 FRACTURE, CAUSE UNSPECIFIED ........E887  |    32   0    0     0      1      0      0      1      0      6     12   12
 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED FALL .........E888  |    78   0    0     0      0      0      3      0      4     10     32   29
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ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY FIRE ........E890-E899 |    63   1    5     8      8      4      5      4     10      7      5    6
 PRIVATE DWELLING ...................E890  |    54   1    5     8      7      3      4      3      9      6      4    4
 IGNITION OF CLOTHING ...............E893  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
 CONTROLLED FIRE PRIVATE DWELLING....E895  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      1      0      0    0
 CONT. FIRE NOT IN BUILDING .........E897  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      1    0
 UNSPECIFIED FIRE ...................E899  |     5   0    0     0      1      1      1      0      0      0      0    2
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NATURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL .......E900-E909 |    29   0    2     2      3      2      0      3      7      6      3    1
 EXCESSIVE HEAT .....................E900  |     4   0    0     0      1      0      0      0      1      1      1    0
 EXCESSIVE COLD .....................E901  |    11   0    0     0      1      1      0      0      3      4      1    1
 VENOMOUS ANIMALS AND PLANTS ........E905  |     3   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      2      1      0    0
 OTHER INJURY CAUSED BY ANIMALS .....E906  |     2   0    1     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      1    0
 CATACLYSMIC STORMS, FLOODS .........E908  |     9   0    1     2      1      1      0      3      1      0      0    0


DEATHS FROM EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY AND POISONING, BY AGE GROUP ARKANSAS 1996 | 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+ | SUBMERSION, SUFFOCATION .........E910-E915 | 130 7 6 6 13 10 12 8 7 11 27 23 DROWNING AND SUBMERSION ............E910 | 41 0 4 6 8 7 8 3 1 1 3 0 INHALATION OR INGESTION OF FOOD ....E911 | 28 1 0 0 1 0 2 4 3 3 5 9 INHALATION/INGESTION OTHER OBJ .....E912 | 46 0 1 0 1 2 2 1 3 6 18 12 MECHANICAL SUFFOCATION .............E913 | 13 6 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 FOREIGN BODY / OTHER ORIFICE .......E915 | 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 | OTHER ACCIDENTS .................E916-E928 | 119 0 0 0 25 12 15 14 13 17 14 9 STRUCK BY FALLING OBJECT ...........E916 | 14 0 0 0 3 1 3 3 2 0 2 0 CAUGHT IN OR BETWEEN OBJECTS .......E918 | 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY MACHINERY ......E919 | 24 0 0 0 2 2 3 1 6 7 2 1 FIREARM MISSILE ....................E922 | 24 0 0 0 12 1 4 3 2 2 0 0 EXPLOSIVE MATERIAL .................E923 | 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 ELECTRIC CURRENT ...................E925 | 12 0 0 0 2 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL CAUSES .........E928 | 41 0 0 0 6 2 1 4 2 8 10 8 | LATE EFFECTS OF ACCID. INJURY ........E929 | 12 0 0 0 1 2 3 1 2 2 1 0 | ADVERSE REACTION TO DRUGS .......E930-E949 | 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 AGENTS AFFECTING BLOOD .............E934 | 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED DRUGS ........E947 | 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 | SUICIDE & SELF-INFLICTED INJURY .E950-E959 | 329 0 0 6 61 68 64 47 29 20 30 4 SOLID OR LIQUID SUBSTANCES .........E950 | 24 0 0 0 3 5 9 5 2 0 0 0 OTHER GASES AND VAPORS .............E952 | 8 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 HANGING\STRANGULATION\SUFFOCATION ..E953 | 37 0 0 2 11 14 7 1 1 1 0 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E954 | 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES ............E955 | 243 0 0 4 44 44 44 38 20 19 26 4 CUTTING AND PIERCING INSTRUMENTS ...E956 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 JUMPING FROM HIGH PLACE ............E957 | 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MEANS ........E958 | 8 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 2 0 LATE EFFECT OF SELFINFLICTED INJURY E959 | 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 | HOMICIDE & PURPOSELY INFLICTED...E960-E969 | 242 4 3 5 65 51 49 29 10 14 11 1 FIGHT, BRAWL, RAPE .................E960 | 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 HANGING & STRANGULATION ............E963 | 7 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E964 | 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES ......... ..E965 | 163 0 0 1 56 33 33 19 7 7 7 0 CUTTING & PIERCING INSTRUMENT ......E966 | 23 0 0 0 5 7 6 1 0 2 1 1 CHILD BATTERING/OTHER MALTREATMENT .E967 | 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER & UNSPECIFIED MEANS ..........E968 | 40 3 3 3 4 6 9 4 2 3 3 0 | LEGAL INTERVENTION ..............E970-E978 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 LEGAL EXECUTION ....................E978 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 | INJURY UNDETERMINED ACC\PURPSLY .E980-E989 | 44 2 2 1 7 8 11 9 2 0 2 0 POISONING BY SOLIDS OR LIQUIDS .....E980 | 27 0 0 0 4 7 8 7 1 0 0 0 POISONING BY OTHER GASES ...........E982 | 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 HANGING, STRANGULATION,SUFFUCATION .E983 | 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E984 | 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 FIREARMS & EXPLOSIVES ..............E985 | 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER & UNSPECIFIED MEANS ..........E988 | 9 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 SOURCE: CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Return to Table of Contents