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CSO. 2014 ‘Deaths Occurring by Sex, Cause of Death, Age at Death and Year - Gun Homicide.’ Statistical Product - Deaths Occurrence. Dublin: Central Statistics Office / CSO. 20 January

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VSA08: Deaths Occurring by Sex, Cause of Death, Age at Death and Year
Gun Homicide

ICD-10 Code1 Cause of Death - Total** - Rate**

2012 population: 4,722,028
Total Gun Homicide: 12
Crude death rate per 100,000 population: 0.25

X93: Assault by handgun discharge - 2 - 0.04
X94: Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge - 3 - 0.06
X95: Assault by other and unspecified firearm discharge - 7 - 0.15

2011 population: 4,670,976
Total Gun Homicide: 11
Crude death rate per 100,000 population: 0.24

X93: Assault by handgun discharge - 5 - 0.11
X94: Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge - 4 - 0.09
X95: Assault by other and unspecified firearm discharge - 2 - 0.04

2010 population: 4,622,917
Total Gun Homicide: 21
Crude death rate per 100,000 population: 0.45

X93: Assault by handgun discharge - 6 - 0.13
X94: Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge - 4 - 0.09
X95: Assault by other and unspecified firearm discharge - 11 - 0.24

2009 population: 4,579,996
Total Gun Homicide: 20
Crude death rate per 100,000 population: 0.44

X93: Assault by handgun discharge - 3 - 0.07
X94: Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge - 2 - 0.04
X95: Assault by other and unspecified firearm discharge - 15 - 0.33

2008 population: 4,517,706
Total Gun Homicide: 17
Crude death rate per 100,000 population: 0.38

X93: Assault by handgun discharge - 3 - 0.07
X94: Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge - 3 - 0.07
X95: Assault by other and unspecified firearm discharge - 11 - 0.24

2007 population: 4,419,984
Total Gun Homicide: 14
Crude death rate per 100,000 population: 0.32

X93: Assault by handgun discharge - 2 - 0.05
X94: Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge - 3 - 0.07
X95: Assault by other and unspecified firearm discharge - 9 - 0.20

** Total and Rate calculated by GunPolicy.org from population estimate at: http://www.census.gov/popclock/?intcmp=home_pop
Crude Rate per 100,000 Population = Number ÷ Population x 100,000

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