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 41 230.1 231.9 2 94.9 151.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 36 202.0 189.7 1 126.0 182.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 73.0* 83.9* 3 50.0 55.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 8 44.9* 45.6* 7 13.7 21.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 33.7* 31.2* 5 23.8 43.1
TOTAL DEATHS   146 819.4 799.7   515.6 764.3
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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


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 36 200.0 203.4 2 92.0 154.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 35 194.4 188.1 1 121.9 180.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 61.1* 69.4* 3 49.2 54.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 10 55.5* 51.9* 4 24.6 45.2
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 5 ** ** 8 10.7 24.1
TOTAL DEATHS   146 811.0 799.6   508.4 773.3
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

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 33 181.2 180.6 1 116.4 177.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 27 148.2 153.5 2 92.2 159.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 12 65.9* 65.4* 4 25.2 48.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 65.9* 75.0* 3 48.7 53.4
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 8 43.9* 46.8* 8 9.8 22.7
TOTAL DEATHS   136 746.6 755.6   496.5 773.6
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

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 31 167.8 167.8 2 91.7 161.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 31 167.8 171.9 1 111.7 176.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 75.8* 81.8* 3 47.3 52.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 11 59.5* 62.4* 4 26.2 50.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 37.9* 43.5* 5 21.7 39.7
TOTAL DEATHS   142 768.6 803.5   480.3 765.4
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

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 33 175.9 187.2 2 95.0 170.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 33 175.9 178.0 1 110.6 180.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 95.9* 102.2* 3 48.2 53.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 14 74.6* 86.3* 5 22.4 42.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 11 58.6* 67.3* 4 27.0 55.1
TOTAL DEATHS   148 788.8 846.3   477.4 779.7
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

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 41 215.2 232.4 2 94.7 174.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 38 199.4 202.7 1 111.4 186.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 89.2* 97.7* 3 50.6 56.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 14 73.5* 87.0* 5 21.9 44.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 10 52.5* 64.2* 4 26.3 55.9
TOTAL DEATHS   161 844.9 926.2   476.6 794.4
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

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 44 227.1 257.0 2 100.0 191.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 44 227.1 242.4 1 110.6 189.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 11 56.8* 68.8* 4 26.0 58.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 11 56.8* 68.2* 5 22.7 48.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 56.8* 59.5* 3 52.7 58.5
TOTAL DEATHS   158 815.5 907.7   479.7 825.4
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

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 40 202.7 225.4 1 110.5 196.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 36 182.4 211.3 2 97.6 197.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 45.6* 57.3* 4 25.6 59.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 45.6* 49.2* 3 54.4 61.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 35.5* 46.0* 5 22.1 48.4
TOTAL DEATHS   136 689.1 791.9   471.1 836.1
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

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 39 191.1 223.8 1 106.9 197.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 137.2 170.3 2 97.3 208.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 12 58.8* 79.3* 4 26.7 66.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 58.8* 63.5* 3 52.3 60.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 34.3* 46.3* 5 22.6 51.8
TOTAL DEATHS   130 636.9 770.9   457.8 858.9
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 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 35 166.8 203.4 1 106.1 201.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 25 119.1 159.9 2 92.7 212.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 52.4* 60.1* 3 47.6 57.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 42.9* 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   117 557.5 722.3   440.0 867.3
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

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 90.3 220.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 65.3* 76.0* 3 44.1 52.5
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   426.0 878.7
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

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 89.1 227.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 14 65.1* 75.7* 3 46.1 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   425.9 896.5
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

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 89.3 235.8
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   428.4 919.7
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

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   423.8 930.6
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

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   413.2 926.4
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

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   402.6 920.6

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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