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Table 10 Distributions of cases by independent variables

From: A method for reclassifying cause of death in cases categorized as “event of undetermined intent”

  Male     Female    
Non-transport accidents Suicide Homicide Events of undetermined intent Non-transport accidents Suicide Homicide Events of undetermined intent
Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Knowledge of identity         
 Identified person 94.20 98.42 93.74 93.07 95.03 98.87 95.31 94.87
 Unidentified person 5.80 1.58 6.26 6.93 4.97 1.13 4.69 5.13
Age group         
 0–14 2.38 0.63 0.80 1.05 4.34 1.06 2.10 2.27
 15–24 6.67 14.54 11.05 8.36 5.07 12.19 10.27 7.22
 25–34 14.85 20.36 21.44 17.27 9.18 13.22 16.69 12.07
 35–44 20.72 19.88 24.75 20.59 14.57 14.29 19.07 15.13
 45–54 27.32 21.13 23.48 25.26 22.73 16.51 19.83 20.06
 55–64 15.88 10.53 10.27 14.71 17.48 11.00 11.95 15.04
 65 and older 9.85 12.36 5.80 10.38 24.85 31.47 18.51 26.60
 Unknown 2.34 0.57 2.41 2.37 1.78 0.26 1.57 1.61
Year of death         
 2000–2002 28.95 31.44 33.40 25.14 28.46 29.89 33.55 24.31
 2003–2005 30.02 27.33 30.80 27.38 29.69 26.62 30.82 26.83
 2006–2011 41.03 41.24 35.80 47.48 41.85 43.49 35.64 48.86
Type of day         
 Monday or a day after national holiday 15.11 16.03 15.12 15.36 15.56 15.99 15.30 15.42
 Other weekdays 84.89 83.97 84.88 84.64 84.44 84.01 84.70 84.58
Season of year         
 December-February 48.31 50.60 50.71 50.24 47.74 50.75 50.10 49.82
 June-August 27.67 20.97 24.90 22.09 32.20 19.98 25.73 23.61
 Other months 24.02 28.43 24.39 27.67 20.06 29.27 24.17 26.57
Geographic region         
 Central Federal District except Moscow 16.71 12.64 11.35 16.54 14.85 11.39 12.57 15.45
 North West Federal District 11.32 9.12 9.07 10.44 11.68 9.89 9.30 11.33
 South Federal Districtand Stavropol Krai 7.31 8.29 7.35 14.13 6.21 8.23 7.94 13.54
 Volga Federal District 22.80 27.99 19.16 23.20 22.81 23.80 21.50 22.19
 Urals Federal District 9.18 10.54 10.74 10.36 9.40 11.18 10.71 11.26
 Siberian Federal District 17.44 19.63 23.64 13.14 19.52 21.62 22.24 14.62
 Far East Federal District 5.36 6.08 8.35 5.77 5.66 6.04 6.82 5.17
 Republics of North Caucasian Federal District 1.09 0.58 1.61 0.64 1.03 0.60 0.77 0.43
 Moscow and Moscow Region 8.78 5.13 8.73 5.78 8.83 7.26 8.14 6.00
Urban/rural residence         
 Rural area 31.42 40.71 27.80 21.08 32.10 35.22 29.13 21.52
 Urban area 68.58 59.29 72.20 78.92 67.90 64.78 70.87 78.48
Type of injury         
 Fracture of skull and facial bones 1.21 1.76 7.40 5.41 0.79 0.30 6.44 3.85
 Intracranial injury 2.00 0.67 8.13 7.09 1.09 0.40 6.71 3.82
 Other Injuries to the head 4.59 0.79 19.42 25.29 3.79 0.37 19.22 24.29
 Injuries to the neck 0.71 0.88 7.71 1.97 0.38 0.62 9.16 1.64
 Open wound of thorax 1.16 1.85 21.63 4.66 1.10 1.13 16.41 4.01
 Other injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine and pelvis 0.67 0.55 9.57 4.00 0.68 0.53 8.53 4.91
 Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine and pelvis 0.59 1.43 1.99 1.58 2.82 1.28 1.30 2.74
 Injuries to the limbs 4.08 2.39 12.16 14.18 4.99 4.71 13.34 18.15
 Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice 6.81 0.11 0.15 0.78 6.03 0.15 0.23 0.70
 Burns and corrosions 3.48 0.32 0.29 2.09 6.09 0.73 0.48 3.45
 Frostbite 0.85 0.00 0.01 0.07 0.84 0.01 0.01 0.09
 Poisoning by narcotics and psychodysleptics [hallucinogens] 5.75 1.81 0.06 8.13 6.40 14.18 0.07 12.00
 Toxic effect of alcohol 3.27 0.06 0.00 1.72 1.31 0.06 0.00 0.74
 Toxic effect of carbon monoxide 25.81 0.08 0.02 4.81 26.30 0.12 0.02 4.31
 Other poisoning by drugs, medicaments and biological substances, toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source 11.87 0.23 0.08 3.51 13.26 0.13 0.13 3.60
 Hypothermia and other effects of reduced temperature 13.39 0.03 0.03 0.86 15.07 0.04 0.03 0.88
 Asphyxiation 3.65 86.32 4.30 10.55 2.86 74.78 12.62 8.26
 Effects of lightning, drowning and nonfatal submersion, vibration, electric current and other specified effects 10.06 0.21 0.22 2.63 6.18 0.37 0.30 2.24
 Other injury, poisoning and consequences of external causes 0.07 0.51 6.83 0.66 0.03 0.10 4.99 0.32
Presence of alcoholic intoxication at death         
 No 71.70 98.09 98.09 94.25 71.38 98.45 98.47 94.76
 Yes 28.30 1.91 1.91 5.75 28.62 1.55 1.53 5.24
Specific location of death         
 Home 55.67 78.46 52.63 40.37 62.24 79.78 62.39 46.50
 Residential institution 0.64 0.93 0.83 0.46 0.59 0.66 0.82 0.34
 School, other institution and public administrative area 1.00 0.51 1.33 1.91 1.01 0.77 0.94 1.90
 Sports and athletics area 6.97 1.07 7.47 4.67 6.81 1.13 4.28 4.06
 Street and highway 0.52 0.23 0.56 0.40 0.31 0.10 0.64 0.22
 Trade and service area 1.41 0.32 0.46 0.66 0.38 0.09 0.24 0.16
 Other specified places 13.00 5.17 7.02 8.32 8.61 3.73 5.54 6.44
 Unspecified place 20.81 13.31 29.71 43.22 20.05 13.74 25.16 40.38