New York

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
1.15*
0.64*
-0.51
Ages 15-19
9.7
7.55
-2.15
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
1.5*
1.09*
-0.41
Males 15-19
16.2
13.67
-2.50
Females 10-14
0.79*
0.16*
-0.63
Females 15-19
2.9*
1.16*
-1.74
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
0.3*
0.29*
-0.01
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
2.06*
0.99*
-1.07
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
2.84*
0.88*
-1.96
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
33.1
29.5
-3.56
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
4*
1.20*
-2.80
Hispanic 10-14
2.63*
1.64*
-0.99
Hispanic 15-19
12.0
8.59
-3.41
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.28*
X
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
3.5*
1.45*
-2.05
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
0.6*
0.29*
-0.31
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
0.6*
0.51*
-0.09
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
4.8*
1.74*
-3.06
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
56.3
55.55
-0.75
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
0.8*
0.00*
-0.80
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
9.5*
3.16*
-6.34
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
7.78*
2.31*
-5.47
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
3.44*
3.21*
-0.23
Hispanic Males 15-19
18.9
15.49
-3.44
Hispanic Females 10-14
1.79*
0.00*
-1.79
Hispanic Females 15-19
4.47*
1.58*
-2.89
 

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.