Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Unintentional Injuries

Shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 population due to unintentional injuries. In 2011 in the United States, injuries, including all causes of unintentional and violence-related injuries combined, accounted for 51.3% of all deaths among persons ages 1 €“44 years of age €”that is more deaths than non-communicable diseases and infectious diseases combined.

Measurement Period: 2012-2016
Value: 37.1
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the deaths caused by unintentional injuries to 36.4 deaths per 100,000 population.






HP 2020

  • 15.7
  • 42.7
  • 70

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2012-2016 37.1
    2011-2015 34.5
    2010-2014 35.1
    2009-2013 35.9
    2008-2012 36.8
    2007-2011 39.9
    2006-2010 39.7

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Cabarrus, NC; Catawba, NC; Davidson, NC; Iredell, NC; Orange, NC; Randolph, NC;

  • 37.1
    • 25.4
    • 32.4
    • 39.5
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 43 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 11 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Cabarrus

    Shelby, AL; Marin, CA; Larimer, CO; Middlesex, CT; Tolland, CT; Johnson, IA; Linn, IA; McLean, IL; Sangamon, IL; LaPorte, IN; Tippecanoe, IN; Shawnee, KS; Hampshire, MA; York, ME; Clay, MO; Cabarrus, NC; Catawba, NC; Davidson, NC; Iredell, NC; Orange, NC; Randolph, NC; Cass, ND; Lancaster, NE; Merrimack, NH; Strafford, NH; Hunterdon, NJ; Greene, OH; Lake, OH; Licking, OH; Portage, OH; Warren, OH; Wood, OH; Butler, PA; Cumberland, PA; Dauphin, PA; Monroe, PA; Washington, RI; Lexington, SC; Minnehaha, SD; Alexandria, VA; Arlington, VA; Chittenden, VT; La Crosse, WI; Winnebago, WI;



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