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


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 876,859
See also: Other age groups, Other body parts.

Accidents - Years 1997-2010

Year 1997:70,415
Year 1998:68,162
Year 1999:65,873
Year 2000:75,924
Year 2001:71,134
Year 2002:62,876
Year 2003:61,519
Year 2004:64,808
Year 2005:58,217
Year 2006:60,281
Year 2007:56,131
Year 2008:56,011
Year 2009:52,037
Year 2010:53,465

Accidents - Sex

Accidents - Race

Accidents - Related Products


Bicycles or accessories: 114,385Baseball: 67,305
Basketball: 57,413Floors or flooring materials: 34,761
Football: 33,893Trampolines: 26,262
Stairs or steps: 25,337Tables: 21,657
Skateboards: 20,233Softball: 18,447
Chairs: 15,733Scooters, unpowered: 15,438
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 14,905Other toys: 13,656
Swings or swing sets: 11,961Beds or bedframes: 11,479
Soccer: 9,604Doors: 9,389
Ceilings and walls: 9,093Swimming pools: 8,896
Slides or sliding boards: 8,810Beds: 8,635
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 8,134Hockey: 8,080
Fences or fence posts: 8,051Poles: 7,518
Bunk beds: 7,035In-line skating: 6,606
All-terrain vehicles: 6,370Sleds: 6,355
Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 6,225Golf: 5,866
Jewelry: 5,696Ice skating: 5,614
Bathtubs or showers: 5,287Roller skating: 4,814
Pens and pencils: 4,718Bleachers: 4,583
Ball sports: 4,269Playground equipment: 3,975
Fishing: 3,797Drinking straws: 3,762
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 3,521Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 3,195
Built-in swimming pools: 3,039Swimming: 3,038
Footwear: 3,023Seesaws or teeterboards: 3,001
Pogo sticks: 2,974Metal containers: 2,922
Counters or countertops: 2,885Other ball sports: 2,729
Sports and recreational activity: 2,719Wrestling: 2,696
Benches: 2,677Snow skiing: 2,659
Go-carts: 2,648Handrails, railings or banisters: 2,576
Skating: 2,427Exercise: 2,412
Cheerleading: 2,381Pipes: 2,340
Exercise equipment: 2,318Gymnastics: 2,173
Other playground equipment: 2,109Grocery or shopping carts: 2,093
Bottles or jars: 1,999Tableware and accessories: 1,953
Snow boarding: 1,925Horseback riding: 1,921
Amusement attractions: 1,919Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 1,907
Flatware: 1,776Televisions: 1,722
Nonelectric toothbrushes: 1,712Bedsprings or bedframes: 1,660
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 1,621Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 1,619
Rugs or carpets: 1,574Ice hockey: 1,525
Scissors: 1,505Flying toys: 1,466
Manual cleaning equipment: 1,443Water slides: 1,391
Surfing: 1,329Weight lifting: 1,328
Furniture: 1,310Computers: 1,307
Nonglass bottles or jars: 1,262Tennis: 1,252
Drinking glasses: 1,218Other unpowered garden tools: 1,212
Diving or diving boards: 1,211Cabinet or door hardware: 1,175
House repair or construction materials: 1,170Containers: 1,138
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 1,120Knives: 1,086
Book bags or back carriers: 1,072Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 1,072
Sinks: 1,058Ladders: 1,053
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 1,035Toilets: 1,028
Coins: 1,018Manual scissors: 1,018
Martial arts: 1,014Rope or string: 979
Windowsills or frames: 976Desk supplies: 958
Other toy guns: 957Volleyball: 954
Combs or hairbrushes: 941Dancing: 941
Buckets or pails: 937Hammers: 913
Wagons: 872Flashlights or battery-powered lanterns: 869
Kitchen gadgets: 850Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 812
Track and field: 809Water tubing: 783
Drinking fountains: 779Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 777
Pet supplies: 770Toy boxes or chests: 760
Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 753Windows or window glass: 750
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 747Boxing: 734
Other toy weapons: 726Wheelchairs: 716
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 715Batteries: 700
Telephones or telephone accessories: 680Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 673
Toy guns: 664Archery: 663
Field hockey: 645Toy sports equipment: 643
Stools: 626Motor vehicles or parts: 618
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 615Refrigerators: 614
Razors or shavers: 613Day wear: 609
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 608Bowling: 605
Doorsills or frames: 602Lockers: 602
Plastic containers: 581Billiards or pool: 581
Street hockey: 572Chains: 553
Camping equipment: 539Pillows: 538
BBs or pellets: 530Minibikes, powered: 522
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 515Swimming pool slides: 509
Swimming pool equipment: 506Public equipment: 498
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 484Snowmobiles: 482
Wire: 474Outerwear: 459
Toy bows or arrows: 454Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 453
Pins and needles: 446Animal induced injury: 436
Cardboard products: 435Baby strollers: 432
Barstools or kitchen stools: 430Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 426
Vacuum cleaners: 415Mirrors or mirror glass: 406
Blankets: 404Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 393
Building sets: 390Crutches, canes or walkers: 389
Ramps or landings: 381Carts: 379
Screen doors: 373Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 371
Clothing accessories: 359Bed rails: 357
General purpose household cleaners: 354Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 350
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 347Lacrosse: 346
Hammocks: 345Water skiing: 330
First aid equipment: 314School equipment: 314
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 313Bars and bar accessories: 312
Powered riding toys: 306Light bulbs: 303
Balloons: 302Adhesives: 299
Glass bottles or jars: 296Balls: 288
Hot tubs or home spas: 287Plastic products: 286
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 283Lighting equipment: 282
Horseshoes: 279Other plastic products: 275
Radiators: 273Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 273
Roller hockey: 268Treehouses or playhouses: 266
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 263Air conditioners: 262
Batons: 255Golf carts: 254
Fans: 254Sleeping bags: 253
Step stools: 251Screwdrivers: 245
Chemicals: 243Tools: 237
Sewing basket articles: 234Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 233
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 232Tricycles: 232
Wading pools: 230Flotation toys: 227
Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 226Rocking chairs: 225
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 225Portable food or beverage coolers: 225
Other manual workshop tools: 225Nonelectric razors or shavers: 224
Laundry baskets: 222Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 216
Floor lamps or table lamps: 211Cords, electrical: 210
Water toys: 206Safety pins: 202
Beach chairs or folding chairs: 199Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 197
Lawn mowers: 195Television tables or stands: 191
Microwave ovens: 189Decorative yard equipment: 188
Riding toys: 188Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 187
Keys, key rings or key chains: 185Remote control, universal or not stated: 185
Slingshots or sling-propelled toys: 185Medical equipment, general: 185
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 182Insect induced injuries: 181
Faucets or spigots: 179Christmas decorations: 178
Photographic equipment: 176Futons: 175
Laundry hampers: 175Cribs: 174
Hot water: 173Cookware: 171
Paper products: 171Baby walkers or jumpers: 167
Scaffolding: 166Tool sheds: 162
Bags: 162Electrical wire or wiring systems: 161
Food skewers: 159Baby bottles or nipples: 158
Recording tapes: 158Eye protection devices: 157
Heaters or heating systems: 157Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 154
Toy vehicles: 150Flying discs and boomerangs: 148
Towels or cloths: 146Amateur two-way radios: 144
Freezers: 143Foods: 140
Toy weapons: 139Grills: 139
Clothing: 138Soaps: 134
Other fireplaces: 132Other portable or stationary power tools: 132
Hatchets or axes: 131Manicuring devices: 129
Heavy-duty workshop staplers: 128Umbrellas: 127
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 126Escalators: 126
Radios: 126Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 126
Chair, rocking: 123Other nonglass doors: 122
Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 119Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 117
Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 117Vending machines: 115
Trays: 114Fireworks: 112
Glass doors: 111Mattresses: 110
Nonglass doors: 109Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 109
Croquet: 107Glass soft drink bottles: 106
Coal or wood-burning stoves: 104Glass tubing or test tubes: 104
Automatic doors: 103Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 102
High chairs: 102Kites or kite string: 101
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 100Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 99
Toothpicks or hor d'oeuvres picks: 99Tapes: 96
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 94Recliner chairs: 94
Crayons or chalk: 92Aquariums or accessories: 91
Plastic bags: 90Footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 90
Boats and boating: 88Electric blenders: 88
Other antennas: 88Other specified plastic products: 88
Telescopes, binoculars, microscopes or magnifying glasses: 87Shuffleboard: 86
Baby gates or barriers: 86Bleaches: 84
Pumps: 83Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 83
Sheets or pillowcases: 83Riding power lawn mowers: 82
Drain cleaners: 81Other containers: 80
Canning jars or lids: 80Inflatable furniture: 80
Extension cords: 78Luggage: 76
Other Irons: 76Other ladders: 75
Sewing machines or accessories: 75Music boxes or chimes: 75
Built-in fireplaces: 75Other electric lighting equipment: 74
Tetherball: 74Manual push mowers: 72
Clocks: 71Range or oven accessories: 71
Air compressors: 71Automotive tools or accessories: 71
Toy guns with projectiles: 69Eyeglasses: 69
Dry ice: 68Soldering equipment: 68
Water heaters: 68Squeeze or squeaker toys: 68
Dishwashing liquid: 68Nail guns or stud drivers: 67
Washing machines: 67Bassinets or cradles: 66
Abrasive cleaners: 66Other ranges: 65
Saws: 62Metal cookware: 62
Window or door security barriers: 60Pull-down or folding stairs: 60
Pacifiers or teething rings: 59Sprayers: 59
Other glass bottles or jars: 59Safes: 58
Party favors: 57Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 55
Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 53Power lawn mowers: 53
Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 53Chair, recliner: 52
Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 44Marbles: 44
Hair dryers: 40Battery chargers: 38
Toy musical instruments: 38Pruning or trimming equipment: 38
Acids: 37Water polo: 34
Playpens: 33Table tennis: 33
Aerosol containers: 31Electric mixers: 30
Floor waxes: 30Plastic wrapping products: 28
Watches: 27Badminton: 27
Lubricants: 27Plants, trees and shrubs: 27
Personal protection devices: 24Nonelectric blankets: 23
Handball: 22Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 22
Art supplies or equipment: 22Gasoline: 21
Towel racks or bars: 21Toolboxes or tool kits: 21
Other windows or window glass: 21Sliding glass doors or panels: 21
Other ranges or ovens: 20Snow tubing: 20
Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 19Dishwashers: 19
Fire extinguishers: 19Footlockers: 18
Lighter fluids: 18Stepladders: 17
General home or room involvement in fires: 17Electric brooms: 17
Seasonal decorations: 17Ammonia, household: 16
Baby carriages: 16Wood paneling and particleboard: 16
Electric toothbrushes or oral irrigators: 16Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 16
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 16Clothes dryers: 16
Fertilizers and other chemicals for outdoor use: 15Room deodorizers or fresheners: 15
Baby carriers: 15Scuba diving: 15
Cigarette or pipe lighters: 15Paint or varnish removers, paintbrush cleaners: 15
Workshop furnishings: 15Toboggans: 15
Electric trains or accessories: 15Fabric treatment products: 15
Baby bouncer seats: 15Knives with replaceable blades: 14
Air purifiers: 14Christmas tree lights: 14
Magazine racks or book ends: 12Toy caps, cap toys or cap guns: 12
Wooden containers: 12Car seats: 11
Fertilizers: 11Self-contained openers: 11
Tape recorders or players: 11Games or game parts: 11
Inflatable toys: 10Elevators or other lifts: 10
Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 10Artificial flowers or plants: 7
Bench or table saws: 6Artificial turf: 6
Electric counter-top ovens, broilers or toaster ovens: 6Clothing irons: 6
Fuel-burning lighting equipment: 6Rugby: 6
Costumes or masks: 6Garage doors: 6
Above-ground swimming pools: 6Electric lighting equipment: 6
Fixed floor-length glass panels: 6Waterbeds or water pillows: 6
Other clothing: 6Oven cleaners: 6
Musical instruments, electric or battery operated: 6Attachable high chairs: 6
Molding compounds: 6Artificial Christmas trees: 6
Other furniture: 6Lunch boxes or pails: 5
Fencing: 5Baby changing tables: 5
Hand saws: 5Toddler beds: 5
Storm doors with glass panels: 5Paper bags: 5
Business and office machines: 5Upholstered recliner chairs: 5
Nonbaby mattresses: 5Pine oil cleaning and disinfectant preparations: 5

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