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TABLE C-18
1999 VERMONT RESIDENT INJURY DEATHS
                    
                                                   INJURY DEATHS BY MECHANISM, SEX, AND AGE GROUP IN VERMONT
                    
                    
                                                 SEX                                AGE GROUP 
INJURY MECHANISM                     TOTAL   MALE  FEMALE    0-4  5-14  15-24  25-34  35-44  45-54  55-64  65-74  75-84  85+
----------------                     -----   ----  ------    ---  ----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  ---
                    
UNINTENTIONAL INJURY DEATHS           212    136     76       2    10     32     21     28     20     11     21     28    39
                    
 TOTAL TRANSPORT ACCIDENTS             88     65     23       0     5     21     15     19     10      2      9      6     1
  MV DRIVER                            11      6      5       0     0      5      2      2      1      1      0      0     0
  MV OCCUPANT (OTHER & UNSPECIFIED)    17     13      4       0     1      5      5      3      3      0      0      0     0
  PEDESTRIAN                            4      2      2       0     0      1      1      2      0      0      0      0     0
  MOTORCYCLIST                          5      4      1       0     0      0      0      3      2      0      0      0     0
  PEDAL CYCLIST                         3      3      0       0     2      0      0      0      0      0      1      0     0
  OFF-ROAD MV                           7      7      0       0     1      1      3      2      0      0      0      0     0
  OTHER TRANSPORT (1)                  41     30     11       0     1      9      4      7      4      1      8      6     1
 OTHER UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES         124     71     53       2     5     11      6      9     10      9     12     22    38
  FALLS                                32     21     11       0     0      0      2      0      0      4      5      7    14
  JUMPING/DIVING INTO WATER             0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
  FIRE/BURNS                            5      3      2       0     0      1      0      0      2      1      1      0     0
  NATURAL/ENVIRONMENTAL (2)             7      4      3       0     1      0      0      0      1      1      1      0     3
  POISONING                            14     10      4       0     0      2      2      5      4      0      1      0     0
  FIREARMS                              2      1      1       0     0      2      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
  DROWNING                              8      7      1       0     1      1      1      2      1      1      0      0     1
  SUFFOCATION                          12      7      5       1     1      1      0      1      0      1      2      4     1
  MEDICAL/SURGICAL CARE                 4      2      2       0     0      0      0      0      0      1      0      2     1
  EXPOSURE-OTHER (3)                   33     11     22       0     1      3      1      0      1      0      2      8    17
  OTHER UNINTENTIONAL                   7      5      2       1     1      1      0      1      1      0      0      1     1
                    
INTENTIONAL INJURY DEATHS              80     58     22       3     2      8     13     18     11      8      6      8     3
                    
 TOTAL SUICIDE                         63     49     14       0     0      8      8     17      8      6      6      7     3
  FIREARM                              46     41      5       0     0      7      6     11      7      4      4      5     2
  POISONING                             8      1      7       0     0      0      0      3      1      2      1      0     1
  OTHER SUICIDE                         9      7      2       0     0      1      2      3      0      0      1      2     0
 TOTAL HOMICIDE                        17      9      8       3     2      0      5      1      3      2      0      1     0
  FIREARM                               8      4      4       0     0      0      3      1      3      0      0      1     0
  SMOKE/FIRE/FLAMES                     4      3      1       1     2      0      0      0      0      1      0      0     0
  CUT/PIERCE                            2      0      2       0     0      0      1      0      0      1      0      0     0
  SUFFOCATION/CHOKING                   0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
  DROWNING/SUBMERSION                   0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
  FALL                                  0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
  OTHER HOMICIDE                        3      2      1       2     0      0      1      0      0      0      0      0     0
                    
UNDETERMINED INTENT                    11      7      4       0     0      3      2      4      1      0      0      1     0
                    
TOTAL INJURY DEATHS                   303    201    102       5    12     43     36     50     32     19     27     37    42

NOTES:
(1) INCLUDES WATER, AIR, SPACE, ANIMAL, AND AGRICULTURAL TRANSPORT, AND OTHER UNSPECIFIED VEHICLE ACCIDENTS.
(2) INCLUDES EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE NATURAL COLD, AND LACK OF FOOD OR WATER.
(3) INCLUDES EXPOSURE TO OTHER UNSPECIFIED FACTORS.

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