Assault Cases

Number of Assault Cases per 100,000 Males and Females

Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties and Rest of California

Assault data are from the California Department of Public Health, EpiCenter California Injury Data Online. Assault cases include “abuse and neglect,” “blunt object,” “cut/pierce,” “fight, unarmed,” firearm,” and “other” cases that result in death, non-fatal hospitalization and non-fatal emergency department visit (treat & release, or transfer to another facility). Female and male population data used by the Department of Public Health are from the California Department of Finance Demographic Research Unit, “Estimates of Race/Ethnic Population with Age and Gender Detail” data sets for 1990-1999 and 2000-2010.

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