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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Years 1997-2010 - Elbow


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 1,510,754
See also: Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Years 1997-2010

Year 1997:99,734
Year 1998:104,806
Year 1999:108,497
Year 2000:108,942
Year 2001:114,623
Year 2002:112,205
Year 2003:107,188
Year 2004:111,401
Year 2005:102,433
Year 2006:106,466
Year 2007:113,768
Year 2008:106,991
Year 2009:104,186
Year 2010:109,506

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


Bicycles or accessories: 230,740Football: 127,744
Basketball: 83,705Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 78,655
Skateboards: 60,135Floors or flooring materials: 58,764
Trampolines: 56,373Baseball: 53,225
Stairs or steps: 47,290Swings or swing sets: 36,337
Soccer: 32,286Gymnastics: 30,771
In-line skating: 27,893Roller skating: 27,413
Scooters, unpowered: 23,602Slides or sliding boards: 21,986
Wrestling: 20,075Ceilings and walls: 17,364
Chairs: 16,474Softball: 15,179
Beds or bedframes: 14,283Doors: 13,007
Cheerleading: 12,972All-terrain vehicles: 12,551
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 12,230Fences or fence posts: 11,971
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 10,015Skating: 9,993
Bunk beds: 9,954Playground equipment: 9,904
Bathtubs or showers: 9,812Exercise: 9,623
Tables: 8,991Beds: 8,989
Horseback riding: 8,904Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 8,617
Volleyball: 7,938Snow boarding: 7,822
Sports and recreational activity: 7,549Other ball sports: 7,470
Hockey: 7,453Ice skating: 7,179
Go-carts: 6,977Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 6,714
Ball sports: 6,206Sleds: 5,487
Other toys: 5,115Footwear: 4,852
Other playground equipment: 4,413Ice hockey: 4,320
Windows or window glass: 4,217Poles: 4,115
Track and field: 4,051Swimming pools: 3,888
Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 3,841Handrails, railings or banisters: 3,789
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 3,715Amusement attractions: 3,662
Martial arts: 3,636Snow skiing: 3,594
Exercise equipment: 3,237Counters or countertops: 3,106
Bleachers: 2,984Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 2,780
Ladders: 2,682Doorsills or frames: 2,680
Dancing: 2,635Tennis: 2,595
Rugs or carpets: 2,515Lockers: 2,474
Lacrosse: 2,340Weight lifting: 2,313
House repair or construction materials: 2,240Fishing: 2,235
Benches: 2,151Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 2,046
Seesaws or teeterboards: 2,011Containers: 1,991
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 1,975Mirrors or mirror glass: 1,963
Pogo sticks: 1,791Glass doors: 1,707
Pipes: 1,652Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 1,576
Treehouses or playhouses: 1,535Book bags or back carriers: 1,528
Rope or string: 1,513Golf: 1,487
Knives: 1,484Water slides: 1,461
Swimming: 1,445Wagons: 1,382
Tableware and accessories: 1,362Day wear: 1,348
Golf carts: 1,334Bedsprings or bedframes: 1,271
Stools: 1,256Cabinet or door hardware: 1,237
Motor vehicles or parts: 1,194Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 1,190
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 1,134Drinking glasses: 1,119
Hammocks: 1,025Grocery or shopping carts: 1,004
Televisions: 998Metal containers: 933
Outerwear: 873Computers: 811
Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 796Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 790
Built-in swimming pools: 776Pet supplies: 775
Water tubing: 765Flying toys: 730
Furniture: 726Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 715
Refrigerators: 705Riding toys: 695
Bowling: 688Wheelchairs: 672
Bags: 639Minibikes, powered: 625
Barstools or kitchen stools: 586School equipment: 571
Bottles or jars: 567Crutches, canes or walkers: 559
Glass bottles or jars: 552Handball: 533
Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 531Surfing: 530
Manual cleaning equipment: 522Street hockey: 513
Toilets: 497Mattresses: 493
Step stools: 486Windowsills or frames: 485
Boxing: 476Roller hockey: 475
Diving or diving boards: 475Billiards or pool: 467
Sinks: 462Toy boxes or chests: 456
Animal induced injury: 453Hammers: 450
Snow tubing: 449Telephones or telephone accessories: 446
Ramps or landings: 441Aquariums or accessories: 440
Public equipment: 436Other glass doors: 435
Washing machines: 432Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 429
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 426Tool sheds: 425
Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 422Mountain climbing: 420
Garage doors: 419Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 413
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 412Other windows or window glass: 403
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 397Clothing: 394
Snowmobiles: 390Balls: 377
Hot tubs or home spas: 366Water skiing: 366
Camping equipment: 363Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 350
Sliding glass doors or panels: 348Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 348
Pens and pencils: 347Light bulbs: 335
Other ranges or ovens: 326Other toy guns: 321
Riding power lawn mowers: 315Fire extinguishers: 313
Pillows: 313Field hockey: 310
Hot water: 289Cribs: 284
Tricycles: 282Rocking chairs: 280
Toolboxes or tool kits: 279Batons: 274
Decorative yard equipment: 268Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 264
Tetherball: 263Baby gates or barriers: 261
Clothing accessories: 257Other unpowered garden tools: 253
Storm windows: 245Bed rails: 244
Elevators or other lifts: 241Buckets or pails: 238
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 238Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 237
Floor lamps or table lamps: 235Nonglass bottles or jars: 234
Carts: 229BBs or pellets: 222
Swimming pool slides: 217Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 217
Toy sports equipment: 217Fans: 217
Heaters or heating systems: 208Thermostats: 207
Soaps: 206Desk supplies: 204
Tractors: 202Powered riding toys: 201
Lawn mowers: 199Storm doors with glass panels: 198
Other nonglass doors: 197Rugby: 194
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 189Kitchen gadgets: 187
Blankets: 186Wood paneling and particleboard: 184
Glass soft drink bottles: 182Screen doors: 181
Cookware: 180Swimming pool equipment: 178
Lighting equipment: 177Clothes dryers: 176
Luggage: 171Chains: 171
Paper products: 171Dishwashers: 170
Chair, rocking: 168Radiators: 168
Watches: 167Bars and bar accessories: 165
Skeet shooting: 164Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 163
Baby strollers: 159Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 158
Clothing irons: 156Electrical wire or wiring systems: 156
Nonglass doors: 152Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 152
Automatic doors: 151Plastic bags: 151
Cardboard products: 149Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 149
Leaf blowers: 148Towel racks or bars: 146
Escalators: 145Toy guns: 143
Plastic products: 142Cigarette or pipe lighters: 142
Freezers: 142Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 140
Saws: 139Nightwear: 139
Other fireplaces: 139Flatware: 138
Chain saws: 137Combs or hairbrushes: 136
Portable food or beverage coolers: 135Eyeglasses: 135
Flying discs and boomerangs: 132Inflatable toys: 131
Grills: 131Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 128
Electrical outlets or receptacles: 127Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 124
Pruning or trimming equipment: 122Tools: 120
Badminton: 119Plastic containers: 117
Balloons: 117Vacuum cleaners: 112
Vending machines: 110Recliner chairs: 108
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 108Chair, recliner: 104
Power lawn mowers: 102Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 101
Stilts: 99Workshop furnishings: 99
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 98Panelboards, circuit breakers, ground fault circuit interrupters: 97
Table tennis: 97Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 96
Flotation toys: 95Wooden containers: 94
Above-ground swimming pools: 93Other toy weapons: 93
Air conditioners: 92Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 91
Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 90Futons: 89
Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 88Toy weapons: 87
Faucets or spigots: 86Bassinets or cradles: 84
Wading pools: 84Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 83
Manicuring devices: 83Recording tapes: 83
Dune buggies/beach buggies: 83Archery: 83
Nonelectric blankets: 82Night-lights: 82
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 80Other containers: 79
Knives with replaceable blades: 78Laundry baskets: 78
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 77Projectors: 77
Boilers: 77Range or oven accessories: 77
Hair grooming equipment or accessories: 77Chimneys: 76
Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 76Crayons or chalk: 76
Window screens: 76Motorized vehicles: 76
Slow cookers: 75Remote control, universal or not stated: 75
Vacuum containers: 74Other Irons: 74
Other glass bottles or jars: 73Pins and needles: 73
Scissors: 71Guns: 71
Pumps: 71Ceramics supplies or equipment: 71
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 70Scaffolding: 69
Canning jars or lids: 69Snow disks: 69
Other ladders: 69Mobile/manufactured homes: 68
Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 68Propane, LP or butane gas tanks or fittings: 67
Croquet: 67Darts: 67
Coffee makers or teapots: 67Coal or wood-burning stoves: 66
Youth chairs: 66Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 66
Built-in fireplaces: 66Fire or smoke alarms: 63
Pedal-powered adult vehicles: 62Wire: 61
Manual scissors: 60Keys, key rings or key chains: 59
Other ranges: 50Waterbeds or water pillows: 45
Bedding: 41Manual snow or ice removal tools: 41
Toboggans: 38Incinerators: 38
Nonbaby mattresses: 38Gas or LP grills or stoves: 37
Garden tractors: 36Foods: 36
Other ovens: 34Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 34
Jewelry: 34Other bedding: 34
Trays: 31High chairs: 31
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 30Razors or shavers: 29
Radios: 28Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 28
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 27Drinking fountains: 24
Fertilizers: 24Unicycles: 23
Screwdrivers: 22Sleeping bags: 21
Fireworks: 21Plants, trees and shrubs: 20
Tape recorders or players: 20Window or door security barriers: 19
Can openers: 19Plastic wrapping products: 19
Batteries: 17Gasoline: 16
Dry ice: 16Nonglass bathtub or shower enclosures: 16
Water polo: 16First aid equipment: 15
Other manual workshop tools: 15Car seats: 15
Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 15Nonelectric razors or shavers: 15
Towels or cloths: 15Fabrics: 15
Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 15Photographic equipment: 12
Insect induced injuries: 11Other furniture: 11
Extension or straight ladders: 11Water heaters: 7
Toy guns with projectiles: 6Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 6
Doorstops: 6Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 6
Hatchets or axes: 6Stepladders: 6
Metal cookware: 6Toasters: 6
Laundry soaps or detergents: 6Nonelectric toothbrushes: 6
Kites or kite string: 6Paintbrushes or rollers, manual: 6
Other plastic products: 6Sewing basket articles: 6
Automotive tools or accessories: 6Art and ceramic supplies or equipment: 6
Nonmetal cookware: 6Hair dryers: 6
Other stools: 5Nonupholstered recliner chairs: 5
Sheets or pillowcases: 5Safes: 5
Inflatable furniture: 5Other specified plastic products: 5
Tablet or capsule drugs: 5Trains: 5
Brick, stone or masonry chimneys: 5Ice or snow boating: 5
Decorative water features: 5Building sets: 5
Portable swimming pools: 5

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