Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Wrangell-Petersburg2

2009-2011
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 47 751.3 777.7 2 101.0 152.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 43 687.3 694.0 1 127.0 178.0
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 8 127.9* 133.3* 7 12.9 19.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 7 111.9* 146.2* 5 23.4 40.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 7 111.9* 128.9* 3 51.0 56.3
TOTAL DEATHS   161 2573.5 2757.1   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2008-2010
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 49 390.5 431.3 2 97.5 153.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 39 310.8 316.5 1 125.4 180.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 87.7* 97.6* 3 49.4 55.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 9 71.7* 77.4* 7 12.6 20.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 47.8* 62.7* 5 23.8 42.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 6 47.8* 45.4* 6 22.4 22.1
TOTAL DEATHS   159 1267.0 1371.6   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2007-2009
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 41 217.4 241.3 2 94.2 154.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 36 190.9 189.4 1 125.1 183.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 68.9* 84.2* 3 49.6 54.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 8 42.4* 46.9* 7 13.6 21.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 31.8* 40.0* 5 23.6 44.2
TOTAL DEATHS   146 774.2 829.3   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 36 190.6 209.5 2 91.4 157.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 35 185.3 184.9 1 121.2 181.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 58.2* 70.8* 3 48.9 54.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 10 52.9* 63.4* 4 24.4 46.2
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 5 ** ** 8 10.6 25.1
TOTAL DEATHS   146 772.9 833.5   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2005-2007
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 33 173.8 175.3 1 115.8 178.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 27 142.2 155.0 2 91.7 162.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 12 63.2* 77.3* 4 25.0 49.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 63.2* 77.6* 3 48.4 53.1
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 8 42.1* 53.9* 8 9.8 23.5
TOTAL DEATHS   136 716.5 783.1   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2004-2006
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 31 162.1 166.2 2 91.3 164.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 31 162.1 165.5 1 111.3 178.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 73.2* 80.2* 3 47.1 52.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 11 57.5* 71.0* 4 26.1 51.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 36.6* 43.1* 5 21.6 40.3
TOTAL DEATHS   142 742.6 821.7   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2003-2005
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 33 171.0 183.7 2 94.7 172.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 33 171.0 170.2 1 110.2 182.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 93.3* 100.4* 3 48.0 53.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 14 72.6* 83.3* 5 22.3 43.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 11 57.0* 72.8* 4 26.9 56.2
TOTAL DEATHS   148 767.0 841.6   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2002-2004
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 41 210.6 226.0 2 94.4 176.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 38 195.2 196.6 1 111.1 189.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 87.3* 97.1* 3 50.4 56.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 14 71.9* 84.0* 5 21.8 44.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 10 51.4* 62.5* 4 26.2 56.7
TOTAL DEATHS   161 826.8 903.5   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

2001-2003
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 44 223.7 247.4 2 99.8 193.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 44 223.7 235.7 1 110.4 191.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 11 55.9* 65.1* 4 26.0 58.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 11 55.9* 66.4* 5 22.7 48.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 55.9* 58.2* 3 52.7 58.4
TOTAL DEATHS   158 803.3 877.1   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 40 200.9 221.6 1 110.4 197.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 36 180.8 206.0 2 97.6 197.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 45.2* 55.3* 4 25.6 60.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 45.2* 48.5* 3 54.3 61.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 35.2* 45.4* 5 22.1 48.7
TOTAL DEATHS   136 683.0 773.9   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 39 190.3 222.2 1 106.8 198.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 136.7 168.6 2 97.2 209.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 12 58.6* 78.2* 4 26.7 66.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 58.6* 63.8* 3 52.2 60.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 34.2* 46.0* 5 22.6 51.9
TOTAL DEATHS   130 634.5 764.8   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 35 166.6 203.1 1 106.1 201.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 25 119.0 159.7 2 92.6 212.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 52.4* 60.1* 3 47.6 57.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 42.8* 63.2* 4 26.5 69.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 28.6* 42.6* 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   117 556.9 721.8   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 37 172.5 227.2 1 102.0 197.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 23 107.3 149.2 2 90.2 220.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 65.3* 76.0* 3 44.0 52.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 7 32.6* 48.0* 4 24.7 69.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 7 32.6* 43.5* 7 11.4 26.3
TOTAL DEATHS   125 582.9 794.7   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 34 158.1 209.8 1 104.5 207.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 27 125.5 181.3 2 89.1 227.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 14 65.1* 75.7* 3 46.0 54.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 8 37.2* 41.4* 5 21.2 22.6
Diabetes (250) 5 6 27.9* 35.1* 7 11.4 25.9
TOTAL DEATHS   129 599.7 833.9   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 37 171.8 231.2 1 101.2 207.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 27 125.3 183.4 2 89.2 235.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 20 92.8 109.6 3 50.6 58.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 9 41.8* 44.5* 5 20.9 21.8
Diabetes (250) 5 5 ** ** 7 10.9 26.0
TOTAL DEATHS   142 659.2 922.9   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

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 33 152.4 206.2 1 99.0 213.2
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 32 147.8 226.8 2 88.9 239.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 21 97.0 109.3 3 53.8 62.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 27.7* 43.3* 4 22.7 74.1
Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome and Nephrosis (580-589) 5 4 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   133 614.4 888.0   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

1993-1995
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 31 142.6 228.5 2 87.7 244.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 29 133.4 180.8 1 94.7 213.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 16 73.6* 82.5* 3 52.7 60.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 27.6* 50.1* 5 21.3 70.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 4 22.8 23.2
TOTAL DEATHS   107 492.3 734.6   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 Wrangell-Petersburg2

1992-1994
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 33 150.8 251.4 2 86.7 247.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 20 91.4 135.3 1 92.3 219.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 16 73.1* 75.5* 3 54.3 62.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 8 36.6* 74.4* 5 19.1 62.4
Diabetes (250) 5 5 ** ** 7 8.9 22.8
TOTAL DEATHS   107 489.0 769.3   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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