Manner of death Number of victims Percentage amongst asphyxial deaths Percentage amongst all medicolegal deaths
Hanging 283 52.21 3.63
Drowning 244 45.02 3.13
Strangulation 12 2.21 0.15
Suffocation 03 0.55 0.04
Table 2: Manner of violent asphyxial deaths autopsied.