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                           DEATHS FROM EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY AND POISONING, BY AGE GROUP
                                                     ARKANSAS 1997

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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 | 2,047  23   47    74    345    321    350    229    154    153    184  164
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RAILWAY ACCIDENTS ...............E800-E807 |     1   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    0
 HIT BY ROLLING STOCK ...............E805  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      0      0    0
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MOTOR VEHICLE TRAFFIC ...........E810-E819 |   708   7   19    40    168    126    105     63     58     55     46   21
 COLLISION WITH TRAIN ...............E810  |     8   0    0     1      1      1      2      1      1      1      0    0
 OTHER M.V. COLLISION ...............E812  |   202   2    9    11     43     28     27     21     16     22     16    7
 COLLISION WITH OTHER VEHICLE .......E813  |     8   0    0     1      0      2      3      0      1      0      0    1
 COLLISION WITH PEDESTRIAN ..........E814  |    55   0    6     6      4      6      7      5      3      7      7    4
 OTHER HIGHWAY COLLISION ............E815  |    52   2    0     2     10     14     11      5      2      3      3    0
 NONCOLL. DUE TO LOSS OF CONTROL ....E816  |   116   0    2     5     38     25     16      7     14      6      2    1
 OTHER NONCOLLISION ACCIDENT ........E818  |    27   1    1     4      5      8      1      1      2      2      2    0
 UNSPECIFIED ........................E819  |   240   2    1    10     67     42     38     23     19     14     16    8
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MOTOR VEHICLE NONTRAFFIC ........E820-E825 |    17   0    2     2      3      2      2      2      0      2      2    0
 NONTRAFFIC OTHER OFF-ROAD VEH ......E821  |     4   0    0     1      2      1      0      0      0      0      0    0
 COLLISION WITH MOVING OBJECT .......E822  |     5   0    2     1      0      0      0      0      0      2      0    0
 COLLISION WITH STATIONARY OBJECT....E823  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      0      0      1    0
 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED ..............E825  |     6   0    0     0      1      1      2      1      0      0      1    0
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OTHER ROAD VEHICLE ..............E826-E829 |     3   0    0     0      0      2      0      0      0      1      0    0
 PEDAL CYCLE ACCIDENT ...............E826  |     1   0    0     0      0      1      0      0      0      0      0    0
 ANIMAL BEING RIDDEN ................E828  |     2   0    0     0      0      1      0      0      0      1      0    0
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WATER TRANSPORT .................E830-E838 |     9   0    0     0      0      0      3      1      3      2      0    0
 WATERCRAFT SUBMERSION ..............E830  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
 OTHER SUBMERSION IN WATER TRANS ....E832  |     8   0    0     0      0      0      3      1      3      1      0    0
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AIR AND SPACE TRANSPORT .........E840-E845 |    11   0    0     0      0      0      3      6      1      1      0    0
 POWERED, TAKEOFF OR LANDING ........E840  |     5   0    0     0      0      0      1      2      1      1      0    0
 POWERED, OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED .....E841  |     6   0    0     0      0      0      2      4      0      0      0    0
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VEH. NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIABLE .E846-E848 |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0    2
 VEH. NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIABLE ....E848  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0    2
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POISONING BY DRUGS, MEDICINE ....E850-E858 |    21   0    0     0      2      3      4      7      1      0      1    3
 ANALGES, ANTIPYRET., ANTIRHEUM .....E850  |     3   0    0     0      1      0      2      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER PSYCHOTROPIC AGENTS ..........E854  |     2   0    0     0      0      2      0      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS .........E855  |     1   0    0     0      1      0      0      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER DRUGS ........................E858  |    15   0    0     0      0      1      2      7      1      0      1    3
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POISONING BY OTHER FORMS ........E860-E869 |    10   0    0     0      4      3      2      0      0      1      0    0
 ALCOHOL ............................E860  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      1      0      0      1      0    0
 SOLVENTS, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS .......E862  |     2   0    0     0      2      0      0      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER UTIL. GAS AND CARBON MONO ....E868  |     4   0    0     0      2      1      1      0      0      0      0    0
 OTHER GASES AND VAPORS .............E869  |     2   0    0     0      0      2      0      0      0      0      0    0
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MISADVENTURES OF MEDICAL CARE ...E870-E876 |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
 FAILURE IN DOSAGE ..................E873  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
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COMPLICATION OF MED. PROCEDURES .E878-E879 |    29   0    1     0      1      0      0      0      5      5      9    8
 ABNORMAL REACTION TO SURGERY .......E878  |    20   0    0     0      1      0      0      0      4      3      7    5
 ABNORMAL REACTION TO OTHER PROC.....E879  |     9   0    1     0      0      0      0      0      1      2      2    3
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ACCIDENTAL FALLS ................E880-E888 |   161   0    0     0      3      2      3      6      9     18     55   65
 STAIRS OR STEPS ....................E880  |     5   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      1    3
 LADDERS OR SCAFFOLDING .............E881  |     8   0    0     0      0      0      0      2      0      1      3    2
 BUILDING OR OTHER STRUCTURE ........E882  |     6   0    0     0      1      1      0      0      3      1      0    0
 OTHER FALL, ONE LEVEL TO ANOTHER....E884  |    17   0    0     0      2      1      1      3      0      3      3    4
 SLIPPING, TRIPPING OR STUMBLING ....E885  |     6   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      2    3
 COLLISION, PUSHING OR SHOVING ......E886  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      1    0
 FRACTURE, CAUSE UNSPECIFIED ........E887  |    40   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      5     16   18
 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED FALL .........E888  |    78   0    0     0      0      0      2      1      4      7     29   35
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ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY FIRE ........E890-E899 |    63   2    8     7      4      6      6      2      6      6     11    4
 PRIVATE DWELLING ...................E890  |    54   2    8     7      4      5      6      2      4      5      7    3
 IGNITION OF CLOTHING ...............E893  |     4   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      3    0
 CONTROLLED FIRE PRIVATE DWELLING....E895  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      0    0
 UNSPECIFIED FIRE ...................E899  |     4   0    0     0      0      1      0      0      1      0      1    1
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NATURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL .......E900-E909 |    46   0    0     2      4      3      6      9      7      4      7    2
 EXCESSIVE HEAT .....................E900  |     9   0    0     0      0      1      1      2      0      1      3    1
 EXCESSIVE COLD .....................E901  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      1      0      1      0    0
 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  |     1   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0    1
 OTHER INJURY CAUSED BY ANIMALS .....E906  |     2   0    0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      1    0
 LIGHTNING ..........................E907  |     2   0    0     0      1      0      0      1      0      0      0    0
 CATACLYSMIC STORMS, FLOODS .........E908  |    28   0    0     2      3      2      5      5      5      2      2    0


DEATHS FROM EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY AND POISONING, BY AGE GROUP ARKANSAS 1997 | 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 | 113 9 10 14 9 12 15 5 7 3 8 21 DROWNING AND SUBMERSION ............E910 | 55 1 9 13 7 9 8 2 5 0 0 1 INHALATION OR INGESTION OF FOOD ....E911 | 13 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 6 INHALATION/INGESTION OTHER OBJ .....E912 | 34 3 0 0 1 1 4 1 2 1 7 14 MECHANICAL SUFFOCATION .............E913 | 11 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 | OTHER ACCIDENTS .................E916-E928 | 124 0 2 4 15 18 17 17 11 14 11 15 STRUCK BY FALLING OBJECT ...........E916 | 25 0 2 1 3 7 3 5 2 1 1 0 STRUCK BY OBJECTS OR PERSONS .......E917 | 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 CAUGHT IN OR BETWEEN OBJECTS .......E918 | 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY MACHINERY ......E919 | 19 0 0 1 1 2 2 2 3 7 1 0 CUTTING / PIERCING OBJECTS .........E920 | 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 FIREARM MISSILE ....................E922 | 26 0 0 2 6 4 5 3 3 0 1 2 EXPLOSIVE MATERIAL .................E923 | 7 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 1 1 0 0 HOT, CAUSTIC OR CORROSIVE OBJECT....E924 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 ELECTRIC CURRENT ...................E925 | 7 0 0 0 1 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL CAUSES .........E928 | 35 0 0 0 2 1 4 3 2 3 7 13 | LATE EFFECTS OF ACCID. INJURY ........E929 | 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 5 | ADVERSE REACTION TO DRUGS .......E930-E949 | 7 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 0 0 AGENTS AFFECTING BLOOD .............E934 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 ANTICONVULSANTS, ANTI-PARKINSON ....E936 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM DEPRESSANTS....E938 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED DRUGS ........E947 | 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 | SUICIDE & SELF-INFLICTED INJURY .E950-E959 | 355 0 0 2 52 66 87 57 34 21 24 12 SOLID OR LIQUID SUBSTANCES .........E950 | 31 0 0 0 2 6 12 8 1 1 0 1 OTHER GASES AND VAPORS .............E952 | 12 0 0 0 1 2 4 3 1 1 0 0 HANGING\STRANGULATION\SUFFOCATION ..E953 | 55 0 0 2 10 11 18 6 1 3 4 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E954 | 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES ............E955 | 239 0 0 0 37 44 46 38 28 16 20 10 CUTTING AND PIERCING INSTRUMENTS ...E956 | 5 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MEANS ........E958 | 8 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 LATE EFFECT OF SELFINFLICTED INJURY E959 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 | HOMICIDE & PURPOSELY INFLICTED...E960-E969 | 287 5 5 3 73 64 62 41 6 14 8 6 FIGHT, BRAWL, RAPE .................E960 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 POISONING ..........................E962 | 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 HANGING & STRANGULATION ............E963 | 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E964 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES ......... ..E965 | 192 0 0 1 58 50 43 25 2 8 4 1 CUTTING & PIERCING INSTRUMENT ......E966 | 36 0 0 0 9 6 8 10 2 0 1 0 CHILD BATTERING/OTHER MALTREATMENT .E967 | 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 OTHER & UNSPECIFIED MEANS ..........E968 | 46 3 2 1 4 7 10 5 2 5 2 5 LATE EFFECTS/INJ PURPSLY INFL/OTHER E969 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 | LEGAL INTERVENTION ..............E970-E978 | 9 0 0 0 1 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 FIREARMS ...........................E970 | 5 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 LEGAL EXECUTION ....................E978 | 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 | INJURY UNDETERMINED ACC\PURPSLY .E980-E989 | 60 0 0 0 6 10 28 9 4 1 2 0 POISONING BY SOLIDS OR LIQUIDS .....E980 | 38 0 0 0 3 8 22 4 1 0 0 0 POISONING BY OTHER GASES ...........E982 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 HANGING, STRANGULATION,SUFFUCATION .E983 | 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 SUBMERSION (DROWNING) ..............E984 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 FIREARMS & EXPLOSIVES ..............E985 | 6 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 OTHER & UNSPECIFIED MEANS ..........E988 | 12 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 2 1 1 0 LATE EFFECTS OF INJURY .............E989 | 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 SOURCE: CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Return to Table of Contents