Falls Data

 National

  • CDC Falls Data – New interactive maps released in September 2019, including deaths from falls and falls by state.

North Carolina

National Council on Aging Info-graphic with NC evidence-based falls prevention program data from 2014 – June 2019. Click here

The NC Division of Public Health’s Injury and Violence Prevention Branch provides statewide surveillance of fall injuries that result in self-reported injuries, emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and deaths.

  • Overview of the available falls data, click here.
  • 2018 County-level falls data – Table & Maps, click here. Please read updated description of data analysis. (*NEW 01.02.20)
  • 2013 report on the burden of fall-related injuries in NC, click here.
  • 2013 video presentation of falls data in NC is available here.
  • 2011 fact sheet with updated falls data in NC, click here.
  • 2011 County-level falls data by region and hospital charges by year, click here.
  • 2007-2009 County-level data for falls and other injuries is available here.