NCHS - Injury Mortality: United States

Metadata Updated: April 25, 2021

This dataset describes injury mortality in the United States beginning in 1999. Two concepts are included in the circumstances of an injury death: intent of injury and mechanism of injury. Intent of injury describes whether the injury was inflicted purposefully (intentional injury) and, if purposeful, whether the injury was self-inflicted (suicide or self-harm) or inflicted by another person (homicide). Injuries that were not purposefully inflicted are considered unintentional (accidental) injuries. Mechanism of injury describes the source of the energy transfer that resulted in physical or physiological harm to the body.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 25, 2021

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 25, 2021
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Data First Published 2018-03-07
Data Last Modified 2020-06-05
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