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Unintentional Injury Prevention

IVP-12 Reduce nonfatal unintentional injuries

Baseline: 9,233.5 emergency department (ED) visits for nonfatal unintentional injuries per 100,000 population occurred in 2008 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 8,310.1 injuries per 100,000 population
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
National Electronic Injury Surveillance System-All Injury Program (NEISS-AIP), CDC/NCIPC and CPSC; 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 15-14.
Browse data for HP2010 objective 15-14
Revision History:
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.