Falls Data


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

North Carolina
National Council on Aging INFOGRAPHIC with NC evidence-based falls prevention program data from 2014 – June 2019.  Evidence-based Falls Prevention Programs in NC 2014 to Present. Click HERE for more IMPACT maps.


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.

  • NCDETECT (NC Disease Event Tracking and Epidemiologic Collection Tool)  – Unintentional Falls Dashboard: Click here.
  • 2018 County-level falls data – Table & Maps, click here. Please read updated description of data analysis.
  • 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.