Falls Morbidity and Mortality in Iowa, 2022

(2022) Falls Morbidity and Mortality in Iowa, 2022. Public Health, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)


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Falls were the leading cause of unintentional injury deaths for all ages in Iowa in 2020. The majority of falls in Iowa occur in those ages 65 and older, which resulted in 542 unintentional injury deaths in 2020. This trend can be seen in adults 65 & Older have the highest rate of fall deaths over time.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Iowa, Mortality, Public Health, Falls, Death
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Public health
State government
ID Code: 44730
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 13 Jun 2023 17:17
Last Modified: 13 Jun 2023 17:17
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/44730