Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2009
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Poisoning (X40-X49) 135 19.5 19.4
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 84 12.1 12.4
Falls (W00-W19) 22 3.2 4.5
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 18 2.6* 2.9*
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 17 2.5* 2.6*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 12 1.7* 1.9*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 10 1.4* 1.4*
ATV Related Accidents 5 8 1.2* 1.1*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 5 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 43 6.2 9.0
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 339 49.0 54.0
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2008
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Poisoning (X40-X49) 126 18.5 18.9
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 72 10.6 11.4
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 29 4.3 4.2
Falls (W00-W19) 24 3.5 5.8
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 15 2.2* 2.6*
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 15 2.2* 3.1*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 11 1.6* 1.5*
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 10 1.5* 1.3*
ATV Related Accidents 5 7 1.0* 1.2*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 6 9* 8*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 3 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 1 ** **
Other Accidental Death 34 5.0 7.2
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 331 48.5 54.7
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2007
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 107 15.8 15.7
Poisoning (X40-X49) 87 12.9 12.4
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 27 4.0 3.9
Falls (W00-W19) 27 4.0 6.6
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 20 3.0 2.9
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 19 2.8* 3.3*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 18 2.7* 2.9*
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 15 2.2* 2.2*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 8 1.2* 1.2*
ATV Related Accidents 5 6 9* 8*
Other Accidental Death 47 7.0 8.9
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 355 52.5 57.1
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2006
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 84 12.5 13.1
Poisoning (X40-X49) 76 11.3 11.2
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 21 3.1 3.1
Falls (W00-W19) 21 3.1 5.0
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 16 2.4* 2.6*
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 14 2.1* 2.0*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 13 1.9* 2.0*
ATV Related Accidents 5 12 1.8* 1.9*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 12 1.8* 2.2*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 7 1.0* 1.1*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 4 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
Other Accidental Death 49 7.3 9.9
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 313 46.6 52.3
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2005
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 92 13.8 14.4
Poisoning (X40-X49) 65 9.8 9.4
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 25 3.8 3.8
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 24 3.6 3.9
Falls (W00-W19) 20 3.0 4.0
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 19 2.9* 2.5*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 15 2.3* 2.6*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 14 2.1* 2.4*
ATV Related Accidents 5 13 2.0* 1.9*
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 5 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 41 6.2 8.3
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 311 46.8 50.6
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2004
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 117 17.8 18.6
Poisoning (X40-X49) 66 10.0 10.1
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 32 4.9 4.8
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 15 2.3* 3.2*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 15 2.3* 2.2*
Falls (W00-W19) 14 2.1* 3.5*
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 13 2.0* 2.1*
ATV Related Accidents 5 11 1.7* 1.7*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 9 1.4* 1.6*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 8 1.2* 1.2*
Other Transport Accidents 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 36 5.5 8.8
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 319 48.5 55.0
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2003
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 119 18.4 19.3
Poisoning (X40-X49) 82 12.7 12.4
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 19 2.9* 3.2*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 16 2.5* 2.5*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 15 2.3* 2.2*
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 14 2.2* 2.3*
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 12 1.9* 2.5*
Falls (W00-W19) 10 1.5* 2.3*
ATV Related Accidents 5 7 1.1* 1.0*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 7 1.1* 1.0*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 3 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
Other Accidental Death 35 5.4 8.9
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 320 49.4 55.3
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2002
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 110 17.2 18.9
Poisoning (X40-X49) 76 11.9 11.1
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 26 4.1 3.9
Falls (W00-W19) 21 3.3 4.1
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 17 2.7* 2.7*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 14 2.2* 2.2*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 13 2.0* 2.1*
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 12 1.9* 2.4*
ATV Related Accidents 5 8 1.2* 1.3*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 8 1.2* 1.7*
Other Transport Accidents 4 ** **
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 56 8.7 11.4
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 345 53.9 59.2
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2001
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 102 16.1 17.3
Poisoning (X40-X49) 79 12.5 12.0
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 26 4.1 3.9
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 23 3.6 3.9
Falls (W00-W19) 22 3.5 4.6
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 20 3.2 3.1
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 20 3.2 3.1
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 16 2.5* 3.0*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 14 2.2* 2.4*
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
ATV Related Accidents 5 2 ** **
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 1 ** **
Other Accidental Death 42 6.6 10.2
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 348 55.0 61.1
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

2000
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 130 20.7 23.5
Poisoning (X40-X49) 51 8.1 7.9
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 27 4.3 4.5
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 24 3.8 4.0
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 21 3.3 3.5
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 16 2.6* 3.2*
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 15 2.4* 2.2*
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 13 2.1* 2.9*
Falls (W00-W19) 11 1.8* 3.6*
Other Transport Accidents 5 ** **
ATV Related Accidents 5 3 ** **
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 46 7.3 11.1
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 340 54.2 63.9
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

1999
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents 3 89 14.3 15.7
Poisoning (X40-X49) 49 7.9 8.1
Drowning and Submersion (W65-W74) 26 4.2 4.3
Air Transport Accidents (V95-V97) 24 3.9 4.2
Water Transport Accidents (V90-V94) 17 2.7* 2.8*
Falls (W00-W19) 13 2.1* 4.6*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 12 1.9* 2.0*
Suffocation/Choking (W75-W84) 8 1.3* 2.3*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (X00-X09) 7 1.1* 2.0*
ATV Related Accidents 5 4 ** **
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (W32-W34) 3 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 1 ** **
Other Accidental Death 58 9.3 12.8
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 295 47.4 57.5
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

1998
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents (810-819) 68 11.0 10.7
Poisoning (850-869, 924.1) 32 5.2 5.4
Water Transport Accidents (830-838) 31 5.0 5.3
Drowning and Submersion (910) 28 4.5 4.2
Falls (880-888) 23 3.7 9.4
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (890-899) 19 3.1* 3.6*
Air Transport Accidents (840-845) 15 2.4* 2.4*
Suffocation/Choking (911-913) 8 1.3* 1.8*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (922) 4 ** **
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 4 ** **
ATV Related Accidents 5 3 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 24 3.9 6.4
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 254 41.2 50.3
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

1997
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents (810-819) 88 14.4 14.5
Air Transport Accidents (840-845) 40 6.6 6.7
Poisoning (850-869, 924.1) 32 5.2 5.8
Drowning and Submersion (910) 18 3.0* 2.6*
Falls (880-888) 18 3.0* 6.0*
Water Transport Accidents (830-838) 16 2.6* 3.1*
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (890-899) 13 2.1* 2.5*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 10 1.6* 1.5*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (922) 9 1.5* 1.6*
ATV Related Accidents 5 5 ** **
Suffocation/Choking (911-913) 5 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 1 ** **
Other Accidental Death 26 4.3 5.2
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 266 43.6 49.5
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

1996
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents (810-819) 104 17.2 19.0
Poisoning (850-869, 924.1) 43 7.1 7.0
Air Transport Accidents (840-845) 34 5.6 5.6
Falls (880-888) 26 4.3 11.4
Water Transport Accidents (830-838) 23 3.8 4.1
Drowning and Submersion (910) 21 3.5 3.5
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (890-899) 20 3.3 3.8
Suffocation/Choking (911-913) 12 2.0* 1.8*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (922) 9 1.5* 1.5*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 8 1.3* 1.2*
ATV Related Accidents 5 5 ** **
Other Accidental Death 32 5.3 5.9
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 324 53.5 63.5
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

1995
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents (810-819) 113 18.8 20.9
Air Transport Accidents (840-845) 43 7.1 6.1
Poisoning (850-869, 924.1) 35 5.8 6.6
Drowning and Submersion (910) 30 5.0 4.8
Water Transport Accidents (830-838) 23 3.8 4.0
Falls (880-888) 22 3.7 8.5
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (890-899) 18 3.0* 2.8*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 15 2.5* 2.4*
Suffocation/Choking (911-913) 12 2.0* 3.1*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (922) 5 ** **
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
ATV Related Accidents 5 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 26 4.3 5.2
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 330 54.9 63.1
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Unintentional Injury Deaths for Alaska

1994
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) AK Deaths AK Crude Rate1 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate2
Motor Vehicle Accidents (810-819) 95 15.8 19.3
Drowning and Submersion (910) 31 5.2 5.2
Exposure to Smoke, Fire, Flame (890-899) 30 5.0 8.0
Poisoning (850-869, 924.1) 29 4.8 4.8
Water Transport Accidents (830-838) 28 4.7 4.1
Air Transport Accidents (840-845) 23 3.8 3.7
Falls (880-888) 16 2.7* 4.7*
Suffocation/Choking (911-913) 14 2.3* 3.0*
Snow Machine Related Accidents 4 11 1.8* 1.8*
Accidental Discharge of Firearms (922) 9 1.5* 1.4*
Other Transport Accidents 3 ** **
ATV Related Accidents 5 2 ** **
Other Accidental Death 41 6.8 7.0
TOTAL ACCIDENTAL DEATHS 319 53.1 61.6

1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 V02-V04,V090,V092,V12-V14,V190-V192,V194-V196,V20-V79,V803-V805,V810-V811,V820-V821,V83-V86,V870-V878,V880-V888
4 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of a snow machine.
5 Deaths to an operator or passenger related to the use of an ATV.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11