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Table 6 Detailed results of redistribution of X59 deaths to specific external cause groups

From: Injury death certificates without specification of the circumstances leading to the fatal injury – the Norwegian Cause of Death Registry 2005–2014

  N Traffic accidents (mean [SD]) Accidental falls (mean [SD]) Accidental poisonings (mean [SD]) Other/undetermined (mean [SD]) Suicide (mean [SD]) Homicide (mean [SD])
Nature of injury
 01.Head/neck 392 14.2 (0.75) 319.6 (1.14) 0 (0) 0 (0.03) 56.1 (0.85) 2.1 (0.37)
 02.Thorax 134 1.4 (0.48) 125.5 (0.73) 0 (0) 0 (0) 6.2 (0.93) 1.0 (0.04)
 03.Abdomen/pelvis 341 1.1 (0.24) 334.6 (0.96) 0 (0) 0 (0) 3.3 (1.37) 2.0 (0.91)
 04.Hip/thigh 5103 0 (0) 5101.9 (0.36) 0 (0) 0.6 (0.50) 0 (0) 0.5 (0.69)
 05.Other mechanical injury 436 7.5 (0.64) 390.2 (1.20) 0 (0) 0 (0) 38.3 (1.02) 0 (0)
 06.Poisoning 3 0 (0) 0 (0) 3.0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
 07.Suffocation/drowning 6 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 2.0 (0) 4 (0) 0 (0)
 08.Other 25 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 25.0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Age group
 0–49 years 64 10.2 (0.4) 8.2 (0.84) 2.0 (0) 4.0 (0.03) 36.7 (1.15) 3.0 (0.85)
 50–69 years 212 9.8 (0.76) 146.8 (1.39) 1.0 (0) 3.6 (0.50) 48.2 (1.26) 2.6 (0.86)
 70+ years 6164 4.2 (0.68) 6116.9 (1.35) 0 (0) 20.0 (0) 23.0 (1.25) 0 (0)
Total 6440 24.2 (1.13) 6271.8 (2.19) 3.0 (0) 27.6 (0.50) 107.9 (2.28) 5.6 (1.26)
  1. Data from the Norwegian Cause of Death Registry, 2005–2014
  2. Based on 1000 repetitions of multinomial logistic regression