Table 1

Identification of injury-related death by method

Injury-related death identified from free-response
No (%)Yes (%)Total (%)
Free response narrative versus closed-ended response
Did the woman have an accident/injury/animal bite before death?
 No431 (77.1)14 (2.5)445 (79.6)
 Yes1 (0.2)32 (5.7)33 (5.9)
 Missing81 (14.5)0 (0.0)81 (14.5)
 Total513 (91.8)46 (8.2)559 (100)
Free response narrative vs physician-assigned consensus cause of death
Injury-related physician-assigned consensus cause of death
 No477 (85.3)15 (2.7)492 (88.0)
 Yes4 (0.7)31 (5.5)35 (6.3)
 Missing32 (5.7)0 (0.0)32 (5.7)
 Total513 (91.8)46 (8.2)559 (100%)
Did the woman have an accident/injury/animal bite before death?
No (%)Yes (%)Missing (%)Total (%)
Physician assigned consensus cause of death versus closed-ended response
Injury-related physician-assigned consensus cause of death
 No438 (78.4)5 (0.9)49 (8.8)492 (88.0)
 Yes7 (1.3)28 (5.0)0 (0.0)35 (6.3)
 Missing0 (0.0)0 (0.0)32 (5.7)32 (5.7)
 Total445 (79.6)33 (5.9)81 (14.5)559 (100%)