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Traumatic Brain Injury
Occurrence and Mortality in New Hampshire
NH DPHS, Injury Surveillance Program
September 2012
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Tables and Figures
Mortality Rate, TBI by Age, 2001 to 2009
Table 2: TBI-Related Age-Specific Death Rates, 2001 – 2009
Age Group
TBI
Deaths
Age-
Specific
Rate
Lower
95%
CI
Upper
95%
CI
0
To 4
5
0.7
0.2
1.7
05
To 14
17
1.1
0.6
1.7
15
To 24
188
12.0 10.3 13.7
25
To 34
126
9.4
7.8 11.1
35
To 44
201
10.8
9.3 12.3
45
To 54
212
11.2
9.7 12.7
55
To 64
175
13.3 11.4 15.3
65
To 74
130
17.3 14.3 20.2
75
To 84
208
41.9 36.2 47.6
85
Plus
144
74.6 62.4 86.8
Total Crude
Rate
1,406
12.1 11.4 12.7
Figure 1: TBI-Related Age-Specific Death Rates, 2001 – 2009
0.7
1.1
12.0 9.4 10.8 11.2 13.3
17.3
74.6
41.9
0
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
80
90
100
0
To 4 05 To 14 15 To 24 25 To 34 35 To 44 45 To 54 55 To 64 65 To 74 75 To 84 85 Plus
Age Group
Death Rate per 100,000 NH Residents
Between 2001 and 2009, the mortality rate for TBI-related deaths was highest among
New Hampshire residents 75 years and older and lowest in infants and children up to age
14.