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Firearm-related deaths in Australia 1998



A statistical overview of deaths in Australia for the year 1998 whose underlying cause was reported as being firearm related is provided. The report includes statistics on firearms deaths as a whole, as well as statistics on suicides, homicides, fatal accidents, deaths as a result of legal intervention, and also deaths where the injury was undetermined as to whether it was accidentally or purposely inflicted.


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Mouzos J. 2000. Firearm-related deaths in Australia 1998. Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice No. 161. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/tandi/tandi161