Virginia

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
0.75*
0.81*
0.06
Ages 15-19
11.5
9.92
-1.57
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
0.75*
0.39*
-0.36
Males 15-19
18.3
16.57
-1.77
Females 10-14
1.26*
1.24*
-0.02
Females 15-19
4.29*
3.05*
-1.24
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
0.75*
0.63*
-0.12
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
3.15*
2.91*
-0.24
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.86*
X
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
34.1
28.59
-5.47
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
10.23*
4.48*
-5.75
Hispanic 10-14
X
2.70*
X
Hispanic 15-19
11.74*
11.79*
0.05
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
0.75*
0.00*
-0.75
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
3.69*
2.85*
-0.84
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
1.89*
1.29*
-0.60
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
2.59*
2.98*
0.39
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
1.69*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
59.0
55.7
-3.34
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
8.79*
1.50*
-7.29
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
19.99*
0.00*
-19.99
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
9.20*
X
Hispanic Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
13.94*
17.15*
3.21
Hispanic Females 10-14
X
5.50*
X
Hispanic Females 15-19
8.91*
6.09*
-2.82
 

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.