Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Valdez-Cordova2

2011-2013
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 42 141.8 197.4 1 131.0 168.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 34 114.8 183.6 2 97.9 137.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 43.9* 44.1* 3 50.4 54.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 30.4* 50.1* 5 24.8 40.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 7 23.6* 27.9* 6 21.9 22.1
TOTAL DEATHS   159 536.8 772.9   537.1 725.9
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2010-2012
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 41 139.3 185.1 1 126.4 170.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 36 122.3 183.8 2 99.2 144.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 14 47.6* 70.6* 5 24.2 40.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 11 37.4* 42.2* 3 51.5 56.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 6 20.4* 27.1* 7 13.8 19.3
TOTAL DEATHS   163 553.8 767.0   531.3 745.0
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2009-2011
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 39 134.6 173.7 1 127.0 178.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 31 107.0 154.1 2 101.0 152.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 17 58.7* 94.5* 5 23.4 40.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 14 48.3* 65.6* 3 51.0 56.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 27.6* 50.0* 4 26.5 44.1
TOTAL DEATHS   171 590.0 829.4   525.5 761.4
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2008-2010
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 43 149.3 199.9 1 125.4 180.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 26 90.2 118.1 2 97.5 153.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 19 66.0* 130.2* 5 23.8 42.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 16 55.5* 66.8* 3 49.4 55.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 24.3* 46.4* 4 26.4 45.6
TOTAL DEATHS   171 593.6 846.9   517.5 770.0
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2007-2009
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 36 124.2 167.6 1 125.1 183.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 31 106.9 161.1 2 94.2 154.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 21 72.4 79.2 3 49.6 54.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 12 41.4* 96.7* 5 23.6 44.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 11 37.9* 81.3* 4 26.6 47.0
TOTAL DEATHS   164 565.7 844.4   512.4 774.3
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2006-2008
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 34 115.5 197.8 2 91.4 157.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 33 112.1 150.7 1 121.2 181.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 20 67.9 60.9 3 48.9 54.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 9 30.6* 62.2* 5 24.2 43.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 27.2* 74.4* 4 24.4 46.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 8 27.2* 32.2* 6 21.9 22.1
TOTAL DEATHS   163 553.5 853.8   505.6 783.0
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2005-2007
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 36 120.2 230.1 2 91.7 162.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 28 93.5 128.4 1 115.8 178.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 22 73.5 74.3 3 48.4 53.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 36.7* 37.7* 6 20.2 20.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 9 30.1* 60.0* 5 23.1 42.1
TOTAL DEATHS   160 534.3 826.9   494.1 784.5
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2004-2006
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 35 115.8 186.2 1 111.3 178.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 30 99.2 198.9 2 91.3 164.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 19 62.9* 68.4* 3 47.1 52.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 10 33.1* 35.4* 6 20.6 20.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 19.8* 43.5* 4 26.1 51.8
TOTAL DEATHS   156 516.0 833.7   478.3 776.2
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2003-2005
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 38 124.3 228.8 1 110.2 182.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 31 101.4 185.7 2 94.7 172.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 55.6* 59.1* 3 48.0 53.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 8 26.2* 22.3* 6 20.4 20.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 22.9* 46.8* 4 26.9 56.2
TOTAL DEATHS   149 487.3 799.8   475.9 790.8
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2002-2004
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 42 137.5 233.1 1 111.1 189.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 30 98.2 171.6 2 94.4 176.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 39.3* 37.1* 3 50.4 56.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 9 29.5* 55.5* 7 14.4 24.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 26.2* 58.2* 4 26.2 56.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 26.2* 59.9* 5 21.8 44.9
TOTAL DEATHS   142 465.0 760.3   475.5 803.1
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2001-2003
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 40 131.1 207.3 1 110.4 191.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 29 95.0 163.1 2 99.8 193.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 15 49.1* 47.0* 3 52.7 58.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 9 29.5* 51.6* 7 13.9 24.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 26.2* 59.6* 5 22.7 48.5
TOTAL DEATHS   144 471.8 726.8   479.0 832.0
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 Valdez-Cordova2

2000-2002
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 48 157.8 236.2 1 110.4 197.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 33 108.5 216.7 2 97.6 197.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 19 62.5* 76.4* 3 54.3 61.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 12 39.5* 68.4* 7 13.3 23.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 9 29.6* 24.4* 6 19.4 19.4
TOTAL DEATHS   166 545.7 882.4   470.9 839.4
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1999-2001
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 42 137.2 216.3 1 106.8 198.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 91.5 188.1 2 97.2 209.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 23 75.1 91.9 3 52.2 60.7
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 10 32.7* 57.6* 7 12.4 24.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 7 22.9* 20.7* 6 17.8 18.2
TOTAL DEATHS   149 486.8 809.3   457.9 860.3
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1998-2000
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 40 129.9 206.0 1 106.1 201.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 28 90.9 106.9 3 47.6 57.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 24 77.9 164.4 2 92.6 212.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 10 32.5* 79.5* 4 26.5 69.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 9 29.2* 70.7* 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   154 500.0 888.5   440.4 868.1
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1997-1999
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 33 106.6 195.1 1 102.0 197.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 24 77.5 93.0 3 44.0 52.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 23 74.3 148.2 2 90.2 220.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 29.1* 66.7* 4 24.7 69.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 9 29.1* 73.4* 5 20.3 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   135 436.0 798.3   426.2 879.2
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1996-1998
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 32 102.9 199.6 1 104.5 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 31 99.7 118.9 3 46.0 54.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 28 90.0 188.3 2 89.1 227.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 9 28.9* 69.9* 4 23.2 68.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 6 19.3* 55.5* 6 18.9 49.1
TOTAL DEATHS   147 472.8 866.2   426.0 897.0
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1995-1997
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 34 108.8 224.4 1 101.2 207.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 29 92.8 193.6 2 89.2 235.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 29 92.8 117.2 3 50.6 58.6
Assault (Homicide) (E960-E969) 4 5 ** ** 9 8.6 8.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 4 ** ** 4 23.1 73.1
TOTAL DEATHS   143 457.8 840.9   428.4 919.6
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1994-1996
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 34 108.6 199.8 1 99.0 213.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 32 102.2 119.2 3 53.8 62.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 27 86.3 187.9 2 88.9 239.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 19.2* 24.9* 6 17.7 47.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (571) 5 5 ** ** 8 8.7 11.4
TOTAL DEATHS   143 456.9 792.7   423.9 930.8
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1993-1995
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 39 124.8 272.3 1 94.7 213.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 29 92.8 251.6 2 87.7 244.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 27 86.4 103.1 3 52.7 60.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 7 22.4* 31.2* 6 16.8 47.1
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (571) 5 6 19.2* 21.8* 8 9.0 12.0
Diabetes (250) 5 6 19.2* 49.2* 7 9.2 23.5
TOTAL DEATHS   154 492.9 1045.0   413.3 926.7
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 Valdez-Cordova2

1992-1994
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 36 115.7 261.1 1 92.3 219.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 34 109.3 316.7 2 86.7 247.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 22 70.7 85.9 3 54.3 62.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 7 22.5* 22.0* 4 23.4 24.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 6 19.3* 29.5* 6 15.9 46.4
Diabetes (250) 5 6 19.3* 48.8* 7 8.9 22.8
TOTAL DEATHS   142 456.5 987.5   402.7 920.8

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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