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Accidents - 26-50 years old - Years 1997-2010 - Internal


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 52,757
See also: Lethal accidents, Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Years 1997-2010

Year 1997:2,447
Year 1998:1,632
Year 1999:2,091
Year 2000:3,160
Year 2001:4,126
Year 2002:4,593
Year 2003:4,495
Year 2004:3,606
Year 2005:3,519
Year 2006:4,236
Year 2007:4,375
Year 2008:4,466
Year 2009:5,488
Year 2010:4,516

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


Jewelry: 4,675Drinking glasses: 3,825
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 3,704Self-contained openers: 3,320
Metal containers: 3,060Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 2,754
Coins: 2,163Desk supplies: 2,097
Pins and needles: 1,736Flatware: 1,332
Batteries: 1,155Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 1,031
Pens and pencils: 959Foods: 906
Tableware and accessories: 885Nonelectric toothbrushes: 862
Plastic wrapping products: 714Wire: 627
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 621Manual cleaning equipment: 615
Glass soft drink bottles: 608Drinking straws: 579
Plastic products: 576Nonelectric razors or shavers: 541
Plastic bags: 531Safety pins: 524
Other specified plastic products: 502Other glass bottles or jars: 422
Glass bottles or jars: 364Bottles or jars: 356
Aluminum foil wrapping products: 335Alcohol: 304
Gasoline: 299First aid equipment: 296
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 287Sewing basket articles: 286
Bags: 281Other plastic products: 276
Paper products: 273Light bulbs: 264
Other toys: 257Illegal drugs: 255
Keys, key rings or key chains: 239Nonglass bottles or jars: 227
Tapes: 208Bleaches: 198
Razors or shavers: 188Electric blenders: 184
Knives: 178Containers: 178
Vacuum containers: 152Clothing accessories: 143
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 142Balloons: 141
Golf: 137Floors or flooring materials: 133
Food skewers: 130Pipes: 123
Drills: 114Christmas tree lights: 113
Grills: 105Watches: 102
Marbles: 97Bicycles or accessories: 94
Eyeglasses: 94Wheelchairs: 92
Fishing: 91Scuba diving: 86
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 86Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 85
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 84Crayons or chalk: 84
Chairs: 83Chemicals: 82
Beds: 81Kitchen gadgets: 81
Caulking or spackling compounds: 77Floor lamps or table lamps: 76
Windowsills or frames: 76Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 76
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 76Refrigerators: 76
Artificial flowers or plants: 76Tablet or capsule drugs: 75
Other containers: 75Mobile/manufactured homes: 74
Games or game parts: 71Matchbooks: 71
Toolboxes or tool kits: 70Hot water: 69
Power lathes: 69Basketball: 69
Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 69Clothing: 68
Nail guns or stud drivers: 68Automotive chemicals: 68
Electrical wire or wiring systems: 68Power drills or accessories: 66
Thermal or sound insulation materials: 62Cigarette or pipe lighters: 61
Vending machines: 61Ladders: 60
Computers: 59Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 58
Horseback riding: 40Exercise: 38
Aquariums or accessories: 38Cutting torches: 37
Tables: 34Adhesives: 34
Beds or bedframes: 33Plastic containers: 32
Telephones or telephone accessories: 31General purpose household cleaners: 30
Nonmetal cookware: 29Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 23
Canning jars or lids: 18Tape recorders or players: 17
Swimming: 17Clothespins: 17
Drain cleaners: 17Filters: 17
Eye protection devices: 16Windshield wiper fluids: 16
Hair dryers: 16Football: 16
Diapers: 16Above-ground swimming pools: 16
Food grinders: 15Blankets: 15
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 15Christmas decorations: 15
Amateur two-way radios: 15Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 15
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 15Ceilings and walls: 15
Toilet bowl products: 15Combs or hairbrushes: 15
Manual scissors: 15Insect induced injuries: 15
Personal protection devices: 15Lawn mowers: 15
Swimming pools: 15Rugs or carpets: 15
Soaps: 15Day wear: 15
Manicuring devices: 15Dry ice: 14
Cookware: 14Motor vehicles or parts: 14

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