Injury Mortality Among Children and Adolescents, Arizona, 1986-1996


TABLE 5
NUMBER OF FATAL UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES AMONG PERSONS 0 TO 19 YEARS OF AGE BY AGE GROUP, ETHNIC GROUP AND YEAR, ARIZONA, 1986-1996
Age/Ethnicity
YEAR
1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
<1 year Non-Hispanic white 6 12 10 15 13 6 8 3 14 8 10
Hispanic 3 6 4 2 5 8 9 7 11 6 3
Black 1 2 3 2 2 1 2 6 2 0 3
American Indian 8 6 3 7 3 7 6 2 5 0 6
Asian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
All groups, total: 18 26 20 26 23 22 25 18 32 14 23
1-4 years Non-Hispanic white 54 32 44 43 26 33 23 29 33 32 27
Hispanic 13 11 18 14 6 19 23 16 17 25 18
Black 2 1 3 3 3 3 2 6 5 6 3
American Indian 16 10 13 12 14 8 15 13 11 11 16
Asian 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0
All groups, total: 85 56 78 73 50 64 63 66 66 74 64
5-9 years Non-Hispanic white 27 17 11 22 11 20 15 22 13 17 13
Hispanic 6 9 7 7 9 7 5 8 5 6 5
Black 0 1 3 7 1 0 2 1 1 5 1
American Indian 9 5 6 4 4 5 7 6 6 7 12
Asian 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
All groups, total: 42 32 27 40 26 32 29 37 25 36 32
10-14 years Non-Hispanic white 16 25 23 16 17 18 15 19 21 35 19
Hispanic 5 7 9 8 7 5 11 7 5 9 14
Black 3 1 5 0 3 1 4 4 2 2 1
American Indian 8 6 4 9 13 4 3 11 8 4 10
Asian 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
All groups, total: 32 41 41 33 40 29 33 41 36 51 44
15-19 years Non-Hispanic white 106 75 94 78 75 73 67 56 66 80 61
Hispanic 32 26 28 29 21 18 21 38 27 37 47
Black 4 0 2 6 4 3 3 5 5 5 3
American Indian 24 32 24 24 24 13 16 24 17 25 30
Asian 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1
All groups, total: 166 135 148 137 124 108 107 125 115 147 142


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