Trends in injury deaths, Australia 1999–00 to 2014–15

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    Abstract

    This report focuses on trends in deaths due to injury and poisoning that occurred over the period 1999–00 to 2014–15. The age-standardised rate of injury deaths decreased from 55.4 to 47.2 deaths per 100,000 between 1999–00 and 2004–05 and changed little after that. Rates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people were generally at least twice as high as rates for non-Indigenous Australians over the period from 2001–02 to 2014–15.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationCanberra
    PublisherAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
    Number of pages141
    ISBN (Electronic)978-1-76054-423-2
    ISBN (Print)978-1-76054-424-9
    Publication statusPublished - 9 Oct 2018

    Publication series

    NameInjury research and statistics
    PublisherAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
    No.112
    ISSN (Electronic)2205-510X

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    Keywords

    • injury deaths
    • poisoning deaths
    • Death in Australia
    • trends

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