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Data & Statistics
Injury Statistics

Find below ranked causes of injury-related hospitalizations and deaths, as well as full, interactive data tables by intentional, unintentional and self-inflicted injury. Glossaries for all terms and additional injury-related data resources are at the bottom of the page.

 

Ranked Causes
Deaths
  • Top 10 Leading Causes of Death (PDF): Ranking of all causes of death in NYC overall and by age, based on five years of pooled data (2009-2011). This table highlights the burden of intentional and unintentional injury-related death.
  • Top 10 Leading Causes of Injury-Related Death (PDF): Ranking of injury-only causes of death in NYC overall and by age, based on 5 years of pooled data (2009-2011). These tables indicate the burden of specific types (mechanisms) of intentional and unintentional injury-related death.
Hospitalizations
  • Top 10 Leading Causes of Hospitalization (PDF): Ranking of all causes of hospitalization in NYC overall and by age, based on five years of pooled data (2009-2011). This table highlights the burden of intentional and unintentional injury-related hospitalization.
  • Top 10 Leading Causes of Injury-Related Hospitalization (PDF): Ranking of injury-only causes of hospitalization in NYC overall and by age, based on 5 years of pooled data (2009-2011). These tables indicate the burden of specific types (mechanisms) of intentional and unintentional injury-related hospitalization.
Intentional Injury Data

Deaths (Homicides)- Intentional Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Intentional Injury Excel tables
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Hospitalizations (Assaults) - Intentional Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Intentional Injury Excel table
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Emergency Department Visits (Assaults) - Intentional Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Intentional Injury Excel table 
2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Self-Inflicted Injury Data

Deaths (Suicides) - Self-Inflicted Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Self-Inflicted Injury Excel tables
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Hospitalizations - Self-Inflicted Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Self-Inflicted Injury Excel table 
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Unintentional Injury Data

Deaths - Unintentional Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Unintentional Injury Excel tables
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
 

 

Hospitalizations - Unintentional Injury: Overall and by sex, age, race/ethnicity and borough.

Download the Unintentional Injury Excel table
2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Glossaries

Types (mechanisms) of injury by intent with definitions and codes.

Death Glossary (PDF) Hospitalization Glossary (PDF)

Injury-Related Reports and Links

For more information on injury-related data and research, email query@health.nyc.gov with “Injury Statistics” in the subject line.