Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Injury deaths in 2009-10
      • Trends in injury deaths
      • Trends in injury deaths among Indigenous people
  • Body section
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Structure of this report
    • 1.2 Chapter structure
    • 1.3 Methods
  • 2 Overview of injury deaths
    • 2.1 What is the profile of injury deaths in 2009-10?
    • 2.2 How have injury deaths changed over time?
    • 2.3 How have injury deaths varied by age and sex over time?
    • 2.4 How have injury deaths varied by remoteness of usual residence over time?
    • 2.5 How have injury deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
    • 2.6 How have the causes of injury mortality varied over time?
  • 3 Transport injury
    • What methods were used?
    • 3.1 Overview of transport injury deaths
    • 3.2 How many deaths due to unintentional transport injury were there in 2009-10?
    • 3.3 How have unintentional transport injury deaths changed over time?
    • 3.4 How have unintentional transport injury deaths varied by age and sex?
    • 3.5 How have unintentional transport injury deaths varied by remoteness?
    • 3.6 How have unintentional transport injury deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
  • 4 Drowning
  • What methods were used?
    • 4.1 Overview of total drowning
    • 4.2 How many unintentional drowning deaths were there in 2009-10?
    • 4.3 How have unintentional drowning deaths changed over time?
    • 4.4 How have unintentional drowning deaths varied by age and sex?
    • 4.5 How have unintentional drowning deaths varied by remoteness?
    • 4.6 How have unintentional drowning deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
  • 5 Poisoning, pharmaceuticals
    • What methods were used?
    • 5.1 Overview of total poisoning by drugs
    • 5.2 How many unintentional poisoning deaths involving pharmaceuticals were there in 2009-10?
    • 5.3 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving pharmaceuticals changed over time?
    • 5.4 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving pharmaceuticals varied by age and sex?
    • 5.5 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving pharmaceuticals varied by remoteness?
    • 5.6 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving pharmaceuticals of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
  • 6 Poisoning, other substances
    • What methods were used?
    • 6.1 Overview of total poisoning deaths involving other substances
    • 6.2 How many unintentional poisoning deaths involving other substances were there in 2009-10?
    • Associated factors
    • 6.3 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving other substances changed over time?
    • 6.4 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving other substances varied by age and sex?
    • 6.5 How have unintentional poisoning deaths involving other substances varied by remoteness?
    • 6.6 How have deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from unintentional poisoning involving other substances changed over time?
  • 7 Falls
    • What methods were used?
    • 7.1 Overview of fall injury deaths
    • 7.2 How many unintentional fall injury deaths were there in 2009-10?
    • 7.3 How have unintentional fall injury deaths changed over time?
    • 7.4 How have unintentional fall injury deaths varied by age and sex?
    • 7.5 How have unintentional fall injury deaths varied by remoteness?
    • 7.6 How have unintentional fall injury deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
  • 8 Thermal injury
    • What methods were used?
    • 8.1 How many unintentional thermal injury deaths were there in 2009-10?
    • 8.2 How have unintentional thermal injury deaths changed over time?
    • 8.3 How have unintentional thermal injury deaths varied by age and sex?
    • 8.4 How have unintentional thermal injury deaths varied by remoteness?
  • 9 Other unintentional injury
    • What methods were used?
    • 9.1 How many other unintentional injury deaths were there in 2009-10?
    • 9.2 Overview
    • 9.3 Trends for selected mechanisms of injury
  • 10 Suicide deaths
    • What methods were used?
    • 10.1 How many suicides were there in 2009-10?
    • 10.2 How have suicides changed over time?
    • 10.3 How have suicides varied by age and sex?
    • 10.4 How have suicides varied by remoteness?
    • 10.5 How have suicides by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
  • 11 Homicide deaths
    • What methods were used?
    • 11.1 How many homicides were there in 2009-10?
    • 11.2 How have homicides changed over time?
    • 11.3 How have homicides varied by age and sex?
    • 11.4 How have homicides varied by remoteness?
    • 11.5 How have homicides of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people changed over time?
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Data issues
      • Fatal injury data
      • Supplementary data sources
      • Coding of deaths data
      • Indigenous status data
      • Population data and the calculation of rates
      • Quantifying variability
      • Classification of remoteness area
      • Suppression of small cell values
      • Confidentiality and reliability of data
    • Appendix B: Additional tables
    • Appendix C: Road injury deaths
      • Case selection
      • How many road injury deaths were there in 2009-10?
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes
  • Related publication