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New York City (NYC) Deaths
By Accidental Causes
2014*

 
     
  Type Total Male Female  
  Total
1,749
1,198
550
 
  Motor Vehicle (Except Injury to Pedestrian, Pedal Cyclist, and Motorcyclist)
57
42
15
 
  Injury to Pedestrians
183
112
71
 
     Collision with motor vehicle
149
88
61
 
     Collision with railway transportation
29
22
7
 
     Other collision
5
2
3
 
  Injury to Pedal Cyclist
25
23
1
 
     Collision with motor vehicle
15
14
1
 
     Other collision
10
9
1
 
  Injury to Motorcyclist
39
34
5
 
  Water Transport Accidents
2
2
0
 
  Air and Space Transport Accidents
0
0
0
 
  Other Transport Accidents
14
12
2
 
  Sequelae (Late Effects) of Transport Accidents
14
9
5
 
  Fall
439
251
188
 
  Firearm Discharge
1
1
0
 
  Drowning and Submersion
17
13
4
 
  Smoke, Fire and Flames
52
29
23
 
  Poisoning by Noxious Substances
794
592
202
 
     Poisoning by psychoactive substances
723
529
194
 
     Poisoning by other noxious substances
71
63
8
 
  Exposure to Excessive Natural Heat
3
2
1
 
  Exposure to Excessive Natural Cold
13
11
2
 
  Suffocation
30
18
12
 
  Contact with Machinery
1
1
0
 
  Other Nontransport Accidents
52
36
16
 
  Sequelae (Late Effects) of Nontransport Accidents
13
10
3
 
     
  *Most Recent Data Available  
     
 

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Source:
NYC DOH and Mental Hygiene
Summary of Vital Statistics - Appendix A/Table M18

 
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