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Table 2 Unintentional firearm deaths (16 states, 2005 to 2015): Basic demographics by victim age (N = 1260)

From: Unintentional firearm deaths in the United States 2005–2015

  Victim Age
0–9 10–19 20–29 30–39 40–49 50–59 60+ ALL
Population in the 16 states 2005–2015 117,917,508 123,237,820 124,723,170 119,910,860 128,953,694 122,913,548 165,197,724 902,854,324
All unintentional
 Number 138 306 257 110 140 120 189 1260
 Rate per million 1.2 2.5 2.1 0.92 1.1 0.98 1.1 1.4
Self-inflicted deaths
 Number 63 97 134 63 85 73 127 642
 Rate per million 0.53 0.79 1.1 0.53 0.66 0.59 0.77 0.71
 Percent of deaths 52.1% 34.0% 57.5% 64.3% 69.1% 72.3% 80.9% 57.4%
 Percent male victim 81.0% 93.8% 94.8% 93.7% 88.2% 95.9% 94.5% 92.4%
Other-inflicted deaths
 Number 58 188 99 35 38 28 30 476
 Rate per million 0.49 1.5 0.79 0.29 0.29 0.23 0.18 0.53
 Percent of deaths 47.9% 66.0% 42.5% 35.7% 30.9% 27.7% 19.1% 42.6%
 Percent male victim 65.6% 84.6% 81.8% 82.9% 73.7% 75.0% 76.7% 79.6%