Table 1

National life expectancy loss in years for firearm deaths between 2000 and 2016

RateLife expectancy loss, years
Per 100 000TotalBirth204060
All
All10.52.480.290.250.090.03
 Assault/legal3.90.950.130.110.020.003
 Suicide6.21.430.140.130.070.03
 Unintentional0.20.050.010.0040.0020.0005
 Undetermined0.10.020.0020.0020.0010.0002
White
All9.62.230.220.210.100.03
 Assault/legal2.10.510.070.050.010.002
 Suicide7.21.620.160.150.080.03
 Unintentional0.20.050.010.0040.0020.0005
 Undetermined0.10.020.0020.0020.0010.0002
Black
All19.34.140.560.470.080.01
 Assault/legal16.03.410.470.390.050.01
 Suicide2.60.600.070.060.020.01
 Unintentional0.30.060.010.010.0010.0003
 Undetermined0.10.020.0030.0020.00040.0001
  • The loss of life expectancy in years after removing the disease-specific deaths from all-cause deaths.