By the numbers: Violent deaths

Oklahoman Published: April 29, 2013

By the numbers

Deaths from violent causes, 2000-10

Oklahoma

• Motor vehicle: 7,944

• Homicide: 2,575

• Suicide: 5,845

• Fire: 839

• All firearm deaths: 5,317

• Terrorism: 0

United States

• Motor vehicle: 450,793

• Homicide: 133,642

• Suicide: 367,393

• Fire: 39,907

• All firearm deaths: 335,609

• Terrorism: 2,927

Source: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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