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Table 1 Mortality and Disability from Firearm Violence in 2017 (per 100,000)a

From: Firearm violence: a neglected “Global Health” issue

Global Mortality and Disability
Type of Violence Prevalence Mortality YLDs YLLs DALYs
Physical Violence 29.81 3.12 1.76 169.83 171.58
Self-Harm 1.56 0.83 0.08 33.36 33.44
Injury 122.38 0.56 5.86 27.05 32.91
United States Mortality and Disability
Physical Violence 230.54 4.43 6.62 240.63 247.26
Self-Harm 3.0 7.69 0.07 294.17 294.24
Injury 223.55 0.27 3.71 12.11 15.82
LMIC Mortality and Disability
Physical Violence 14.84 1.48 1.02 81.69 82.7
Self-Harm 1.25 0.54 0.07 25.28 25.34
Injury 82.08 0.42 4.50 22.17 26.67
  1. aNaghavi M, Marczak LB, Kutz M, et al. Global mortality from firearms, 1990-2016. JAMA. 2018;320(8):792-814
  2. YLDs Years lost due to disability, YLLs Years of life lost due to premature mortality, DALYs Disability adjusted life years.