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Table 1 Age-specific average annual mortality from external causes in 0–14-year-old Estonian children, 2001–2005.

From: Childhood deaths from external causes in Estonia, 2001–2005

Cause of death Age  
  <1 year 1–4 years 5–9 years 10–14 years Total
  N per 100000 (95% CI) N per 100000 (95% CI) N per 100000 (95% CI) N per 100000 (95% CI) N per 100000 (95% CI)
Unintentional injuries 37 56.1 (40.8–77.3) 47 18.8 (14.1–25.0) 41 12.6 (9.3–17.0) 44 9.5 (7.1–12.8) 169 15.3 (13.2–17.8)
   Asphyxia 34 51.6 (37.0–72.0) 24 9.6 (6.5–14.3) 13 4.0 (2.3–6.8) 12 2.6 (1.5–4.5) 83 7.5 (6.1–9.3)
Drowning 1 1.5 (0.4–8.4) 13 5.2 (3.1–8.9) 13 4.0 (2.3–6.8) 6 1.3 (0.6–2.8) 33 3.0 (2.1–4.2)
Aspiration 26 39.4 (27.0–57.7) 5 2.0 (0.9–4.7) 0   2 0.4 (0.1–1.6) 33 3.0 (2.1–4.2)
Strangulation 1 1.5 (0.4–8.4) 2 0.8 (0.2–2.9) 0   2 0.4 (0.1–1.6) 5 0.5 (0.2–1.1)
Other 6 9.1 (4.3–19.8) 4 1.6 (0.6–4.1) 0   2 0.4 (0.1–1.6) 12 1.1 (0.6–1.9)
   Transport accidents 2 3.0 (0.9–10.9) 13 5.2 (3.1–8.9) 17 5.2 (3.3–8.3) 25 5.4 (3.7–8.0) 57 5.2 (4.0–6.7)
   Poisoning 1 1.5 (0.4–8.4) 7 2.8 (1.4–5.8) 5 1.5 (0.7–3.6) 3 0.6 (0.2–1.9) 16 1.4 (0.9–2.4)
   Electric trauma 0   0 0 2 0.6 (0.2–2.2) 1 0.2 (0.0–1.2) 3 0.3 (0.0–0.8)
   Hypothermia 0   1 0.4 (0.0–2.2) 0   0   1 0.1 (0.0–0.5)
   Falls 0   2 0.8 (0.2–2.9) 2 0.6 (0.2–2.2) 1 0.2 (0.0–1.2) 5 0.5 (0.2–1.1)
   Hit by object 0   0   2 0.6 (0.2–2.2) 2 0.4 (0.1–1.6) 4 0.4 (0.1–0.9)
Intentional injuries 5 7.6 (3.3–17.7) 0   2 0.6 (0.2–2.2) 13 2.8 (1.7–4.8) 20 1.8 (1.2–2.8)
   Suicides 0   0   1 0.3 (0.0–1.7) 12 2.6 (1.5–4.5) 13 1.2 (0.7–2.0)
   Homicides 5 7.6 (3.3–17.7) 0   1 0.3 (0.0–1.7) 1 0.2 (0.0–1.2) 7 0.6 (0.3–1.3)
Undetermined manner of death 16 24.3 (15.0–39.4) 4 1.6 (0.6–4.1) 0   2 0.4 (0.1–1.6) 22 2.0 (1.3–3.0)
Total 58 88.1 (68.1–113.6) 51 20.4 (15.5–26.8) 43 13.2 (9.8–17.7) 59 12.8 (9.9–16.5) 211 19.1 (16.7–21.9)