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Unintentional Injury Prevention

IVP-11 Reduce unintentional injury deaths

Baseline: 40.4 deaths per 100,000 population were caused by unintentional injuries in 2007 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 36.4 deaths per 100,000 population
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 15-13.
Browse data for HP2010 objective 15-13
Revision History:
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.