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Table 2 Annual Estimated Frequency and Rates of ED Visits Due to Dog Bite Injuries in the United States, 2005–2018

From: The changing epidemiology of dog bite injuries in the United States, 2005–2018

Year Frequency Ratea
2005 321,694 108.9
2006 310,687 104.1
2007 312,231 103.7
2008 333,235 109.6
2009 337,526 110.0
2010 346,331 112.2
2011 359,972 115.5
2012 362,724 109.8
2013 346,925 109.8
2014 353,954 111.2
2015 347,952 108.5
2016 370,187 114.6
2017 354,154 108.9
2018 349,961 107.0
  1. aRates are calculated per 100,000 population.
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