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Deaths from Suffocation

Suffocation: Deaths

Deaths from Suffocation: 10,376 annual cases in USA 1995 (IOM); 6.1 per 100,000 in Canada 19971

Suffocation: Suicide

Suicide deaths related to Suffocation: 6,198 deaths by suicide suffocation in USA 2001 (CDC) 4.7 per 100,000 with 1,409 cases of "self-inflicted" suffocation deaths in Canada 19971

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Suffocation: 10,375 per year, 864 per month, 199 per week, 28 per day, 1 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 10,376 annual cases in USA 1995 (IOM); 6.1 per 100,000 in Canada 19971

Death statistics for Suffocation

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

  • 4.4 per 100,000 people died from suffocation in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 4 per 100,000 people died from unintentional suffocation in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 2.2 per 100,000 people died from suicidal suffocation in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)
  • 0.2 per 100,000 people died from homicidal suffocation in the US 2001 (National Vital Statistics Report, CDC, 2003)

Deaths from Suffocation: medical news summaries

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

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

 

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