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Deaths from Drowning

Drowning: Deaths

Deaths from Drowning: 3,529 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); 1.8 per 100,000 in Canada 19971

Drowning: Suicide

Suicide deaths related to Drowning: 0.4 per 100,000 with 131 cases of "self-inflicted" drowning deaths in Canada 19971

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Drowning: 3,529 per year, 294 per month, 67 per week, 9 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 3,529 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); 1.8 per 100,000 in Canada 19971

Death statistics for Drowning

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Drowning:

  • 1.4 per 100,000 people died from drowning in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 1.2 per 100,000 people died from unintentional drowning in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 0.1 per 100,000 people died from suicidal drowning in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 0.0 per 100,000 people died from homicidal drowning in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 1.8 per 100,000 males died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 0.5 per 100,000 females died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • Accidental drowning statistics by racial and gender groups in the USA:
    • 1 per 100,000 Hispanic people died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 1.6 per 100,000 Hispanic males died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 0.3 per 100,000 Hispanic females died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 1.2 per 100,000 non-Hispanic people died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 1.8 per 100,000 non-Hispanic males died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 0.5 per 100,000 non-Hispanic females died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 1.1 per 100,000 non-Hispanic white people died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 1.7 per 100,000 non-Hispanic white males died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 0.5 per 100,000 non-Hispanic white females died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 1.5 per 100,000 non-Hispanic black people died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 2.7 per 100,000 non-Hispanic black males died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
    • 0.5 per 100,000 non-Hispanic black females died from accidental drowning and submersion in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)

Deaths from Drowning: medical news summaries

The following medical news items are relevant to death from Drowning:

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Footnotes:
1. Canadian Injury Data, Statistics Canada, 1996-1997

 

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