Injuries are the sum of the following (with their contribution to the total Injuries deaths in 2002):
A. Accidents [Unintentional injuries], Map 474, (69% of deaths).
B. Intentional injuries, Map 483, (31% of deaths).
Apart from intent, injuries are not classified by underling cause. In unintentional injuries they are subdivided into the type of accident. In intentional injuries they are subdivided into who intended the injury.
Injury deaths where the intent is not determined, are distributed proportionately to the existing distribution.
Injuries caused 9.0% of all deaths worldwide in 2002, an average of 830 deaths per million people per year.