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TABLE C-18
1996 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
 DUE TO AN EXTERNAL CAUSE
                                                           DEATHS DUE TO
                                          AN EXTERNAL CAUSE OF DEATH BY NATURE OF INJURY
                    
                                                        EXTERNAL CAUSES OF DEATH
                    
                                                  MOTOR                               OTHER
                                                 VEHICLE  OTHER                      EXTERNAL
NATURE OF INJURY(1)                               INJURY  INJURY  SUICIDE  HOMICIDE   CAUSE
---------------------------------------------    -------  ------  -------  --------  --------

FRACTURE, SPRAIN & DISLOCATION                      27      39       0        0         1
INTRACRANIAL INJURY                                 48      29       5        1         2
INTERNAL INJURY                                     28      11       3        7         0
OPEN WOUND & INJURY TO BLOOD VESSELS                 5      10      57       12         0
SUPERFICIAL INJURY                                   0       2       0        0         0
EFFECTS OF FOREIGN BODY                              0       4       0        0         0
BURNS                                                0       3       0        0         0
INJURY TO NERVES & SPINAL CORD                       2       1       0        0         0
POISONING                                            1       7       3        0        20
TOXIC EFFECTS OF NONMEDICINAL SUBSTANCE              0      13       6        0         2
LATE EFFECTS OF INJURY, POISONING, & TOXICS          0       3       0        0         2
TRAUMATIC COMPLICATION & UNSPECIFIED INJURY         46      21       1        1         1
OTHER INJURY                                         3      19      12        0         0

TOTAL DEATHS DUE TO AN EXTERNAL CAUSE(2)            83     110      66        9        16
                    

(1) SEE APPENDIX D FOR COMPLETE INJURY CLASSIFICATION AND CODES.

(2) DOES NOT SUM TO TOTAL BECAUSE A GIVEN EXTERNAL CAUSE MAY HAVE MORE THAN ONE 
    NATURE OF INJURY MENTIONED.

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