HIS#4B. The rate per 100,000 of nonfatal injuries due to motor vehicle crashes among children aged 14 years and younger.
Numerator: Number of children aged 14 years and younger with a hospital discharge for nonfatal injuries due to motor vehicle crashes in the reporting year.
Denominator Statement: Number of children aged 14 years and younger in the State for the reporting year.
Measure Set: Old Title V
Data Source: Varies by StateMiscellaneous
Target Population: Children
Categories: Health status, well-being, and health conditions across the life course, Condition Prevalence and Health Status, Injuries (non-fatal)
Additional Information: https://mchb.tvisdata.hrsa.gov/uploadedfiles/TvisWebReports/Documents/blockgrantguidance.pdf
Keywords: hospitalization, Motor vehicle safety
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