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Accidents - 16-25 years old - Years 1997-2010 - Ear


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 326,529
See also: Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Years 1997-2010

Year 1997:16,432
Year 1998:20,457
Year 1999:18,838
Year 2000:22,521
Year 2001:25,181
Year 2002:23,773
Year 2003:22,825
Year 2004:23,556
Year 2005:24,262
Year 2006:24,004
Year 2007:23,995
Year 2008:23,669
Year 2009:26,116
Year 2010:30,894

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


First aid equipment: 100,395Jewelry: 61,759
Swimming: 56,140Paper products: 4,022
Swimming pools: 3,918Wrestling: 3,790
Diving or diving boards: 3,690Basketball: 3,338
Water skiing: 3,261Football: 3,179
Bicycles or accessories: 3,012Baseball: 2,961
Ear protection devices: 2,645Combs or hairbrushes: 2,598
Fishing: 2,415Pens and pencils: 2,415
Water tubing: 2,281Stairs or steps: 2,266
Doors: 2,132Softball: 1,791
Scuba diving: 1,770Gasoline: 1,714
Bathtubs or showers: 1,702Surfing: 1,631
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 1,357Built-in swimming pools: 1,354
Tables: 1,327Ceilings and walls: 1,292
Soccer: 1,232All-terrain vehicles: 1,115
Fences or fence posts: 1,100Floors or flooring materials: 1,056
Beds or bedframes: 1,056Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 1,037
Rugby: 1,022Fireworks: 998
Golf: 855Telephones or telephone accessories: 808
Other toys: 766BBs or pellets: 763
Snow skiing: 694Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 684
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 683Desk supplies: 677
Hockey: 652House repair or construction materials: 585
Beds: 576Boxing: 573
Hot tubs or home spas: 565Martial arts: 535
Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 534Scissors: 519
Welding equipment: 516Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 494
Eyeglasses: 492Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 492
Bottles or jars: 476Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 447
Chairs: 436Ice hockey: 414
Other antennas: 409Volleyball: 407
Hearing aids: 397Pins and needles: 379
Sports and recreational activity: 357Lacrosse: 353
Footwear: 338Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 329
Ladders: 327Manual scissors: 325
Skateboards: 316Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 315
Soaps: 309Weight lifting: 299
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 294Other ball sports: 285
Exercise: 285Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 282
Swings or swing sets: 278Rope or string: 276
Ball sports: 258Amusement attractions: 248
Balloons: 245Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 222
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 222Exercise equipment: 221
Eye protection devices: 221Snow boarding: 220
Televisions: 219Adhesives: 217
Poles: 215Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 215
Insect induced injuries: 212Drinking glasses: 206
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 204Bunk beds: 196
Cabinet or door hardware: 195Grills: 183
Screwdrivers: 178Counters or countertops: 175
Motor vehicles or parts: 171Floor lamps or table lamps: 169
Day wear: 166Fans: 155
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 153Windows or window glass: 153
Dancing: 153Lawn mowers: 151
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 151Hot water: 146
Safety pins: 142Riding power lawn mowers: 142
Lockers: 142Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 140
Swimming pool equipment: 139Christmas decorations: 135
Furniture: 131Mirrors or mirror glass: 131
Keys, key rings or key chains: 125Razors or shavers: 119
Kitchen gadgets: 118Knives: 118
Drinking straws: 117Tractors: 116
Horseback riding: 114Field hockey: 113
Toy sports equipment: 112Clothing: 111
Amateur two-way radios: 109Wheelchairs: 108
Manicuring devices: 108Pet supplies: 107
Manual cleaning equipment: 107In-line skating: 104
Cheerleading: 104Other manual workshop tools: 104
Tableware and accessories: 101Stretch cords or stretch straps: 100
Cookware: 99Metal containers: 98
General home or room involvement in fires: 98Handrails, railings or banisters: 95
Nonelectric razors or shavers: 94Hatchets or axes: 94
Windowsills or frames: 94Refrigerators: 93
Air conditioners: 92Outdoor awnings or shutters: 92
Bedsprings or bedframes: 92Darts: 91
Chemicals: 88Hair dryers: 88
Pillows: 88Other specified plastic products: 88
Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 86Decorative yard equipment: 86
Flying toys: 85Crayons or chalk: 84
Containers: 83Umbrellas: 83
Swimming pool slides: 82Clothing accessories: 82
Batteries: 81Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 80
Caulking or spackling compounds: 78Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 77
Bags: 76Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 76
Toilets: 75Alcohol: 75
Manual filing or sanding tools: 75Tree stands: 75
Slides or sliding boards: 74Billiards or pool: 74
Water slides: 73Radiators: 72
Molding compounds: 72Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 71
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 71Carts: 71
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 71Thermometers: 70
Other toy guns: 70Boats and boating: 70
Tools: 69Bleachers: 69
Cisterns, cesspools or septic tanks: 69Filters: 69
Other guns or firearms: 69Artificial flowers or plants: 69
Go-carts: 68Power lawn mowers: 68
Manual lawn trimmers or edgers: 68Nonelectric toothbrushes: 68
Air compressors: 68Aluminum foil wrapping products: 67
Portable power drills and accessories: 67Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 66
Street hockey: 66Ramps or landings: 66
Skeet shooting: 66Cutting torches: 66
Watches: 66Computers: 66
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 64Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 64
Balls: 63Antifreeze: 63
Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 60Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 59
Medical equipment, general: 59Personal protection devices: 59
Unpowered models or parts: 58Ammonia, household: 58
Scooters, unpowered: 58Scaffolding: 57
Christmas tree lights: 56Marbles: 55
Glass bottles or jars: 50Pipes: 49
Light bulbs: 48Doorsills or frames: 47
Trampolines: 47Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 46
Glass doors: 44Other ranges or ovens: 43
Snow tubing: 38Costumes or masks: 38
Other unpowered garden tools: 38Other ranges: 36
Pruning or trimming equipment: 35Wire: 34
Paint or varnish thinners: 33Manual snow or ice removal tools: 33
Radios: 32Power drills or accessories: 32
Lighting equipment: 31Aerosol containers: 30
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 30Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 30
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 30Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 30
Foods: 29Plastic wrapping products: 29
Storm windows: 23Plastic products: 23
Cardboard products: 22Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 22
Rugs or carpets: 21Nonglass bottles or jars: 19
Public equipment: 19Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 19
Lubricants: 18Lighters: 18
Baby bottles or nipples: 18Elevators or other lifts: 18
Bars and bar accessories: 17Screen doors: 17
Golf carts: 16Garden tractors: 16
Fire or smoke alarms: 16Wooden matches: 16
Water toys: 16Roller skating: 16
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 16Slicers and choppers: 16
Tetherball: 16Archery: 15
Croquet: 15Flying discs and boomerangs: 15
Flotation toys: 15Photographic equipment: 15
Drills: 15Hammers: 15
Mattresses: 15Luggage: 15
Table tennis: 15School equipment: 15
Doorstops: 15Chains: 15
Plastic containers: 15Sleds: 15
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 15Animal induced injury: 15
Badminton: 14Faucets or spigots: 6
Plastic bags: 6Massage devices or vibrators: 6
Water polo: 6Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 6
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 6Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 5
Paper bags: 5

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