Washington

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
0.93*
1.18*
0.25
Ages 15-19
5.9
3.64*
-2.25
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
1.81*
0.46*
-1.35
Males 15-19
8.68*
6.16*
-2.52
Females 10-14
X
1.94*
X
Females 15-19
2.91*
0.94*
-1.97
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
0.9*
0.99*
0.09
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
3.68*
3.37*
-0.31
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
4.93*
4.26*
-0.67
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
27.05*
8.87*
-18.18
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
32.91*
0.00*
-32.91
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
3.30*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
3.31*
3.27*
-0.04
Hispanic 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic 15-19
9.78*
3.92*
-5.86
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
1.76*
0.00*
-1.76
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
4.78*
5.34*
0.56
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
2.04*
X
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
2.52*
1.27*
-1.25
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
9.53*
0.00*
-9.53
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
41*
16.84*
-24.16
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
8.82*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
11.46*
0.00*
-11.46
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
43.31*
0.00*
-43.31
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
22.23*
0.00*
-22.23
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
6.55*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
6.63*
6.47*
-0.16
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
18.08*
7.53*
-10.55
Hispanic Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
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.