Mudcat Café message #4002803 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #148617   Message #4002803
Posted By: beardedbruce
31-Jul-19 - 01:06 PM
Thread Name: BS: Shooting tragedies and guns
Subject: RE: BS: Shooting tragedies and guns
From CDC


Mortality
All homicides
Number of deaths: 19,510
Deaths per 100,000 population: 6.0
Firearm homicides
Number of deaths: 14,542
Deaths per 100,000 population: 4.5

Mortality
All suicides
Number of deaths: 47,173
Deaths per 100,000 population: 14.5
Cause of death rank: 10
Firearm suicides
Number of deaths: 23,854
Deaths per 100,000 population: 7.3
Suffocation suicides
Number of deaths: 13,075
Deaths per 100,000 population: 4.0
Poisoning suicides
Number of deaths: 6,554
Deaths per 100,000 population: 2.0


Mortality
All injury deaths
Number of deaths: 243,039
Deaths per 100,000 population: 74.6
All poisoning deaths
Number of deaths: 75,354
Deaths per 100,000 population: 23.1
Motor vehicle traffic deaths
Number of deaths: 38,659
Deaths per 100,000 population: 11.9
All firearm deaths
Number of deaths: 39,773
Deaths per 100,000 population: 12.2