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Accidents - 26-50 years old - Years 1997-2010 - Pubic Region


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 100,550
See also: Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Years 1997-2010

Year 1997:5,772
Year 1998:6,656
Year 1999:6,882
Year 2000:6,887
Year 2001:7,593
Year 2002:6,741
Year 2003:7,082
Year 2004:7,159
Year 2005:6,678
Year 2006:7,397
Year 2007:7,534
Year 2008:7,759
Year 2009:7,634
Year 2010:8,767

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


Bicycles or accessories: 7,412Day wear: 7,226
Fences or fence posts: 3,009Bathtubs or showers: 3,004
Jewelry: 2,985Razors or shavers: 2,968
Stairs or steps: 2,964Furniture: 2,312
Baseball: 2,100Nonelectric razors or shavers: 2,100
Basketball: 2,020Weight lifting: 1,937
Chairs: 1,910Soaps: 1,804
Softball: 1,695Ladders: 1,692
Massage devices or vibrators: 1,667Exercise: 1,660
Horseback riding: 1,396Toilets: 1,335
Floors or flooring materials: 1,324Containers: 1,246
All-terrain vehicles: 1,136Soccer: 970
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 866House repair or construction materials: 831
Beds or bedframes: 829Football: 825
Paper products: 814Scissors: 631
Clothing: 609Martial arts: 581
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 553Wheelchairs: 553
Other toys: 547Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 539
Manual cleaning equipment: 522Rope or string: 517
Pens and pencils: 505Swimming: 497
Tableware and accessories: 490Tables: 488
Surfing: 483First aid equipment: 468
Knives: 464Bottles or jars: 463
Poles: 461Hot water: 454
Doors: 420Ball sports: 415
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 409Beds: 400
Snow skiing: 396Hockey: 374
Desk supplies: 357Pins and needles: 351
Baby gates or barriers: 350Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 349
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 334Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 325
Pipes: 312Refrigerators: 310
Bowling: 306Bedsprings or bedframes: 305
Bags: 290Scaffolding: 288
Golf: 277Lawn mowers: 277
Manual scissors: 275Sewing basket articles: 272
Ceilings and walls: 269Manual snow or ice removal tools: 266
Televisions: 254Handrails, railings or banisters: 250
Exercise equipment: 240Laundry soaps or detergents: 239
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 238Other portable or stationary power tools: 227
Riding power lawn mowers: 226Air compressors: 224
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 221Snowmobiles: 217
Billiards or pool: 212Air conditioners: 207
Water skiing: 205Stools: 205
Luggage: 194Fishing: 190
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 187Sports and recreational activity: 186
Batteries: 182Medical equipment, general: 182
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 180Other unpowered garden tools: 178
Bleaches: 176Coffee makers or teapots: 176
Chemicals: 170Knives with replaceable blades: 168
Gasoline: 168Acids: 163
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 162Nonglass bottles or jars: 162
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 160Self-contained openers: 160
Swimming pools: 159Other specified plastic products: 157
Safety pins: 155Glass bottles or jars: 154
Rugs or carpets: 150Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 149
Amusement attractions: 146Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 145
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 143Hair clippers and trimmers: 142
Built-in swimming pools: 141Bunk beds: 139
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 138Portable circular power saws: 138
Buckets or pails: 137Dancing: 135
Mattresses: 133Kitchen gadgets: 133
Welding equipment: 131Grocery or shopping carts: 130
Benches: 129General purpose household cleaners: 126
Windows or window glass: 124Hammers: 120
Heaters or heating systems: 120Trampolines: 120
Computers: 119Snow boarding: 118
Skateboards: 116Cardboard products: 115
Stepladders: 111Footwear: 109
Tennis: 109Other ball sports: 107
Fireworks: 104Saws: 102
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 102Workshop furnishings: 102
Towels or cloths: 101Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 100
Water tubing: 100Nightwear: 99
Wire: 99Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 99
Sinks: 98Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 96
Cribs: 95Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 94
Clothing accessories: 94Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 92
Roller hockey: 92Volleyball: 91
Drinking straws: 90Lacrosse: 90
Power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 90Bench or table saws: 89
Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 89Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 88
Methyl alcohol: 88Alcohol: 87
Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 86Hatchets or axes: 86
Plastic bags: 85Power tillers or cultivators: 85
Chain saws: 85Water slides: 85
Telephones or telephone accessories: 85Stretch cords or stretch straps: 84
Snow plows: 83Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 83
Tractors: 83Beach chairs or folding chairs: 82
Vacuum containers: 80Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 80
Illegal drugs: 80Slides or sliding boards: 79
Cabinet or door hardware: 79Fans: 77
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 77Other glass bottles or jars: 77
Batons: 77Other clothing: 76
Tools: 76Cigarette or pipe lighters: 76
Counters or countertops: 76Tool sheds: 75
Balloons: 75Motor vehicles or parts: 75
Freezers: 75Chair, recliner: 74
Metal containers: 74Water heaters: 71
Barstools or kitchen stools: 71Footlockers: 71
Handball: 71Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 71
Tree stands: 71Clothes dryers: 71
Electric coffee makers or teapots: 71Kerosene or oil heaters: 71
Cosmetics: 71Laundry baskets: 71
Outerwear: 71Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 71
Go-carts: 71Drinking glasses: 71
Golf carts: 70Public equipment: 70
Chair, rocking: 69Electric knife sharpeners: 69
Chains: 69Paint or varnish thinners: 69
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 68Archery: 68
Crayons or chalk: 68Toilet bowl products: 68
Tarpaulins: 67Nonbaby mattresses: 67
Aquariums or accessories: 67Skating: 67
Personal protection devices: 67Diving or diving boards: 67
Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 66Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 66
Television tables or stands: 66Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 66
Power drills or accessories: 66Pull-down or folding stairs: 66
Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 66Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 64
Insect induced injuries: 63Workshop grinders, buffers, or polishers: 62
Nonelectric blankets: 61Foods: 61
Drills: 60Light bulbs: 59
Generators or power plants: 59Camping equipment: 59
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 58Combs or hairbrushes: 53
Step stools: 53Screwdrivers: 48
Electric razors or shavers: 47Roller skating: 46
Bars and bar accessories: 41Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 39
Pumps: 38Microwave ovens: 38
Fuel storage tanks: 38Sleeping bags: 37
Recliner chairs: 35In-line skating: 35
Wood paneling and particleboard: 33Carts: 33
Escalators: 32Swimming pool equipment: 32
Scooters, unpowered: 32Mirrors or mirror glass: 31
Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 30Lubricants: 30
Hot tubs or home spas: 30Animal induced injury: 30
Flying toys: 29Flatware: 29
Mountain climbing: 21Doorsills or frames: 19
Garage doors: 19Baby carriers: 19
Aerosol containers: 18Unpowered coffee makers or teapots: 18
Manicuring devices: 18Heat or infrared lamps: 18
Manual push mowers: 18Toolboxes or tool kits: 17
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 17Horseshoes: 17
Ramps or landings: 17Bleachers: 17
Other ranges: 17Wrestling: 17
Pet supplies: 16Keys, key rings or key chains: 16
Futons: 16Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 16
Tapes: 16Other containers: 16
Cookware: 15Gas or LP grills or stoves: 15
Caulking or spackling compounds: 15Wallpaper: 15
Oven cleaners: 15Electric mixers: 15
Vacuum cleaners: 15Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 15
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 15Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 15
Dishwashing liquid: 15Marbles: 15
Tablet or capsule drugs: 15Boxing: 15
Nail guns or stud drivers: 15Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 15
Automotive chemicals: 15Toy sports equipment: 15
Washing machines: 14Swimming pool chemicals: 14
Extension cords: 14Vending machines: 14

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