Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

2005-2009
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 55.0* 185.5* 2 94.2 155.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 46.5* 144.1* 1 120.7 179.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 46.5* 102.0* 3 48.7 53.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 25.4* 70.3* 6 21.1 21.6
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 9.4 10.2
TOTAL DEATHS   68 287.6 871.1   504.8 767.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

2004-2008
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 12 49.3* 200.1* 2 91.4 155.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 49.3* 144.9* 1 117.0 179.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 41.1* 69.4* 3 48.6 53.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 24.7* 70.0* 6 21.8 22.2
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.0 8.9
TOTAL DEATHS   64 263.0 835.0   493.5 766.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

2003-2007
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 17 67.4* 292.9* 2 93.8 165.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 15 59.5* 87.7* 3 48.8 54.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 47.6* 105.0* 1 114.4 180.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 6 20.7 21.3
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.1 9.1
TOTAL DEATHS   72 285.4 858.8   489.1 780.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

2002-2006
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 50.4* 205.0* 2 94.1 169.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 13 50.4* 76.2* 3 49.0 54.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 46.5* 117.4* 1 111.9 181.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 6 20.3 20.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.3 53.4
TOTAL DEATHS   65 251.9 802.4   481.3 785.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

2001-2005
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 49.7* 276.9* 2 96.1 177.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 49.7* 125.3* 1 110.1 184.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 42.1* 72.3* 3 50.7 56.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 23.0* 185.9* 4 26.2 55.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 6 19.7 20.1
TOTAL DEATHS   63 241.0 957.3   475.9 794.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

2000-2004
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 49.3* 140.2* 1 110.9 192.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 41.7* 274.7* 2 97.1 187.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 37.9* 30.8* 3 52.2 58.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 22.8* 187.2* 4 26.3 58.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.0 46.1
TOTAL DEATHS   62 235.2 974.7   473.8 816.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1999-2003
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 56.8* 50.5* 3 52.0 59.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 13 49.2* 184.7* 1 109.0 193.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 10 37.9* 232.4* 2 97.5 197.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 22.5 49.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.5 62.5
TOTAL DEATHS   66 250.0 967.9   468.0 841.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1998-2002
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 14 53.0* 278.8* 1 107.4 197.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 41.6* 46.7* 3 50.4 58.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 26.5* 173.5* 5 21.5 49.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 6 22.7* 169.4* 2 94.8 202.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 4 25.9 64.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 3 ** ** 7 12.2 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   58 219.5 968.4   453.6 845.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1997-2001
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 56.2* 72.5* 3 48.4 56.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 14 52.5* 283.8* 1 105.3 198.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 9 33.7* 241.5* 5 21.1 50.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 7 26.2* 191.5* 2 94.5 215.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 7 12.2 25.5
TOTAL DEATHS   67 251.1 1151.1   443.7 866.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1996-2000
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 18 66.3* 88.5* 3 48.0 57.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 13 47.9* 276.0* 1 105.3 204.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 8 29.5* 185.6* 5 20.2 50.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 29.5* 176.2* 2 91.0 219.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 11.7 25.8
TOTAL DEATHS   73 269.0 1070.6   435.7 884.9
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1995-1999
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 19 69.5* 146.3* 3 48.1 56.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 40.3* 252.6* 1 101.7 203.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 9 32.9* 140.1* 2 89.7 225.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 22.0* 121.9* 6 19.6 50.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 10.8 25.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 5 19.9 21.2
TOTAL DEATHS   69 252.5 961.0   427.8 897.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1994-1998
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 18 64.4* 151.4* 3 49.2 57.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 15 53.7* 266.7* 1 100.6 207.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 12 42.9* 169.4* 2 89.5 234.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 7 25.1* 129.1* 6 18.2 47.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (571) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.4 11.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 5 21.7 22.8
TOTAL DEATHS   73 261.2 928.0   423.1 909.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1993-1997
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 17 53.1* 120.0* 3 51.0 58.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 13 40.6* 158.7* 2 88.0 239.1
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 13 40.6* 167.9* 1 98.5 211.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 5 ** ** 6 17.9 49.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 4 ** ** 4 22.2 22.9
TOTAL DEATHS   73 228.0 797.6   419.6 921.8
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1992-1996
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 16 43.8* 197.8* 2 87.6 242.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 13 35.6* 87.5* 3 54.3 62.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 24.6* 92.4* 1 95.9 216.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 4 ** ** 4 22.3 23.2
Congenital Malformations (740-759) 5 3 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   66 180.7 634.9   413.9 924.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1991-1995
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 18 44.5* 181.3* 2 86.8 246.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 14 34.6* 90.8* 3 55.4 63.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 12 29.7* 101.1* 1 91.9 215.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 3 ** ** 6 16.1 46.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 21.9 22.5
TOTAL DEATHS   74 182.9 655.0   404.8 922.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West2

1990-1994
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 18 40.7* 192.2* 2 84.6 245.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 14 31.6* 130.4* 1 90.0 217.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 27.1* 28.4* 3 56.7 64.7
TOTAL DEATHS   76 171.7 706.8   398.8 923.9

1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
3 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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