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Cost of Injury in Newfoundland and Labrador


September 28th, 2017

Cost of Injury in NL:

In Newfoundland and Labrador in 2010 the leading causes of death due to injury were suicide or self-harm, and injuries resulting from other (non-specified) unintentional causes. Suicide and self-harm accounted for 28% of all injury deaths while death due to other unintentional causes made up 26%. Deaths due to injury also resulted from transportation incidents (21%), falls (6%), drowning (9%), unintentional poisonings (2%), violence (2%), fires or burns (2%), and injuries of undetermined intent (4%).

Posted on September 28th, 2017