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TABLE C-18
2000 VERMONT RESIDENT INJURY DEATHS
BY MECHANISM, SEX AND AGE GROUP
                                                    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           232    149     83       6     3     35     24     36     27     22     18     31    30
                     
  TOTAL TRANSPORT ACCIDENTS             81     53     28       2     1     24      9     18      8      7      7      5     0
   MV DRIVER                             7      5      2       0     0      1      1      2      1      1      1      0     0
   MV OCCUPANT (OTHER & UNSPECIFIED)    12      7      5       0     0      3      0      2      1      2      3      1     0
   PEDESTRIAN                            9      6      3       1     0      1      0      2      1      0      2      2     0
   MOTORCYCLIST                          6      6      0       0     0      3      0      2      1      0      0      0     0
   PEDAL CYCLIST                         0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
   OFF-ROAD MV                           4      3      1       0     0      0      3      1      0      0      0      0     0
   OTHER TRANSPORT (1)                  43     26     17       1     1     16      5      9      4      4      1      2     0
  TOTAL NONTRANSPORT ACCIDENTS         151     96     55       4     2     11     15     18     19     15     11     26    30
   FALLS                                33     22     11       0     0      2      2      0      5      8      2      7     7
   JUMPING/DIVING INTO WATER             0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
   FIRE/BURNS                           18     10      8       3     2      3      3      2      1      1      1      0     2
   NATURAL/ENVIRONMENTAL (2)             8      5      3       0     0      1      0      0      2      0      0      2     3
   POISONING                            24     20      4       0     0      2      5      8      6      2      1      0     0
   FIREARMS                              2      2      0       0     0      0      0      1      1      0      0      0     0
   DROWNING                              4      3      1       0     0      1      2      0      0      0      0      1     0
   SUFFOCATION                          23     12     11       1     0      1      2      2      0      2      3      7     5
   EXPOSURE-OTHER (3)                   27     12     15       0     0      0      0      2      1      1      2      8    13
   OTHER NONTRANSPORT ACCIDENTS         12     10      2       0     0      1      1      3      3      1      2      1     0
                     
 INTENTIONAL INJURY DEATHS              88     73     15       0     0     16     12     19     20      8      5      5     3
                     
  TOTAL SUICIDE                         77     68      9       0     0     12     12     14     18      8      5      5     3
   FIREARM                              47     44      3       0     0      9      6      8     10      5      3      4     2
   POISONING                            13     12      1       0     0      1      3      2      5      1      0      1     0
   OTHER SUICIDE                        17     12      5       0     0      2      3      4      3      2      2      0     1
  TOTAL HOMICIDE                        11      5      6       0     0      4      0      5      2      0      0      0     0
   FIREARM                               4      3      1       0     0      1      0      3      0      0      0      0     0
   SMOKE/FIRE/FLAMES                     0      0      0       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0     0
   CUT/PIERCE                            4      2      2       0     0      2      0      1      1      0      0      0     0
   SUFFOCATION/CHOKING                   1      0      1       0     0      1      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                        2      0      2       0     0      0      0      1      1      0      0      0     0
                     
 UNDETERMINED INTENT                     7      4      3       0     0      0      0      3      4      0      0      0     0
 LEGAL INTERVENTION/WAR                  2      2      0       0     0      0      0      0      2      0      0      0     0
 COMPLICATIONS OF MED/SURG CARE          3      2      1       0     0      0      0      0      0      0      1      1     1
  
 TOTAL INJURY DEATHS                   332    230    102       6     3     51     36     58     53     30     24     37    34
 
 NOTES:
 (1) INCLUDES WATER, AIR, SPACE, ANIMAL, AGRICULTURAL, AND  UNSPECIFIED VEHICLE TRANSPORT ACCIDENTS, AND SEQUELAE OF SUCH.
 (2) INCLUDES EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE NATURAL COLD, AND LACK OF FOOD OR WATER.
 (3) INCLUDES EXPOSURE TO OTHER UNSPECIFIED FACTORS.

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