U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. NATIONAL VIOLENT DEATH REPORTING SYSTEM, 2003. Compiled by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. ICPSR04573-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 2006-12-12. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04573.v1
Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04573.v1
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Smallest Geographic Unit:
Date of Collection:
The 2003 data year includes information from seven states
(Alaska, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Oregon, South Carolina,
and Virginia). These states combined accounted for 12.5 percent of the
2003 United States population, but 10.6 percent of the suicides and
10.9 percent of the homicides in the United States in 2002.
administrative records data
coroner/medical examiner records
crime lab data
data abstractor input
Extent of Processing: ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of
disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major
statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to
these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:
Created online analysis version with question text.
Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.