Colorado

Homicide Mortality

Healthy People 2010 Objective: Reduce homicides

Rates per 100,000
National Data Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
2010
Target
10- to 14- year-olds
15- to 19- year-olds
1.2
10.4
1.0
10.3
-0.2
-0.1

 

Colorado Data
All the tables below contain data available for Colorado and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
1.31*
0.95*
-0.36
Ages 15-19
9.92
5.30*
-4.62
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
1.27*
1.24*
-0.03
Males 15-19
15.89
9.02*
-6.87
Females 10-14
1.34*
0.65*
-0.69
Females 15-19
3.45*
1.29*
-2.16
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
1.37*
0.98*
-0.39
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
7.96*
2.30*
-5.66
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
36.06
6.01*
-30.05
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
12.58*
0.00*
-12.58
Hispanic 10-14
1.6*
1.21*
-0.39
Hispanic 15-19
10.89*
14.55*
3.66
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
1.78*
1.91*
0.13
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
10.86*
2.66*
-8.20
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
0.94*
0.00*
-0.94
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
4.85*
1.92*
-2.93
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
69.37
11.44*
-57.93
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
25.12*
0.00*
-25.12
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
20.46*
28.29*
7.83
Hispanic Females 10-14
3.28*
2.48*
-0.80
Hispanic Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
 

Source: WISQARS Fatal Causes of Deaths (using data collected by National Vital Statistics System), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control

*Based on 20 or fewer number of deaths; use with caution

X = In the Baseline or Final columns, “X” represents zero deaths for a subgroup; in the Numeric Change column, “X” means that a number cannot be generated to show the change between baseline and Final.