Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

2007-2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 81 207.3 222.2 1 126.0 182.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 52 133.1 155.1 2 94.9 151.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 16 40.9* 46.7* 4 26.8 46.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 14 35.8* 44.4* 5 23.8 43.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 14 35.8* 46.8* 7 13.7 21.3
TOTAL DEATHS   292 747.2 841.8   515.6 764.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 191.1 191.0 1 117.1 161.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 24 124.0 134.2 2 77.3 120.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 8 41.3* 47.8* 5 25.3 41.5
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 4 7 36.2* 36.6* 6 14.7 26.9
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 7 36.2* 44.0* 7 13.3 19.0
TOTAL DEATHS   139 718.0 753.0   460.3 663.0
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 44 223.1 263.1 1 134.4 208.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 142.0 177.4 2 111.6 182.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 10 50.7* 51.5* 5 26.5 49.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 8 40.6* 46.7* 4 34.7 36.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 7 35.5* 53.3* 7 14.1 23.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 7 35.5* 33.3* 3 69.5 75.1
TOTAL DEATHS   153 775.8 938.9   568.1 865.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

2006-2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 70 178.1 200.7 1 121.9 180.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 48 122.1 148.9 2 92.0 154.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 16 40.7* 49.5* 4 24.6 45.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 16 40.7* 52.1* 7 15.1 23.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 16 40.7* 44.0* 3 49.2 54.6
TOTAL DEATHS   275 699.7 813.7   508.4 773.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 180.1 188.4 1 116.1 162.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 26 133.8 150.0 2 77.2 124.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 8 41.2* 49.1* 7 13.2 19.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 8 41.2* 46.7* 3 26.8 31.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 36.0* 40.2* 4 26.4 44.2
TOTAL DEATHS   134 689.7 756.7   453.9 668.9
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 176.1 218.8 1 127.4 202.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 22 110.7 141.8 2 106.1 184.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 45.3* 61.3* 5 22.9 45.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 9 45.3* 52.5* 5 22.9 45.0
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 8 40.3* 56.4* 7 16.9 29.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 8 40.3* 35.8* 3 70.6 77.3
TOTAL DEATHS   141 709.5 877.6   560.3 879.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

2005-2007
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 69 174.9 208.1 1 116.4 177.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 53 134.3 165.8 2 92.2 159.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 15 38.0* 46.3* 5 23.2 41.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 14 35.5* 37.9* 3 48.7 53.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 12 30.4* 36.0* 4 25.2 48.4
TOTAL DEATHS   253 641.2 762.3   496.5 773.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 179.6 196.9 1 110.4 158.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 25 128.3 147.0 2 75.4 126.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 7 35.9* 39.0* 3 28.4 32.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 25.4 41.3
TOTAL DEATHS   111 569.6 631.2   443.3 667.4
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 34 170.2 227.6 1 122.0 199.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 140.2 183.7 2 108.2 193.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 10 50.1* 65.9* 5 23.1 49.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 10 50.1* 67.0* 6 21.2 43.0
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 8 40.1* 55.6* 7 17.1 29.2
TOTAL DEATHS   142 711.0 912.4   546.8 884.5
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

2004-2006
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 69 175.0 213.0 1 111.7 176.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 47 119.2 148.2 2 91.7 161.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 15 38.0* 49.8* 5 21.7 39.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 13 33.0* 35.3* 3 47.3 52.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 22.8* 26.4* 4 26.2 50.8
TOTAL DEATHS   235 596.0 721.3   480.3 765.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 25 128.9 144.9 1 104.3 155.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 19 98.0* 113.0* 2 73.5 124.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 6 30.9* 40.3* 5 23.8 39.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 5 ** ** 4 26.6 29.8
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 4 ** ** 10 6.5 10.8
TOTAL DEATHS   90 464.1 533.5   426.2 655.1
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 44 219.6 295.3 1 118.8 203.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 139.8 187.9 2 108.9 199.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 9 44.9* 63.6* 6 19.7 41.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 8 39.9* 39.7* 3 67.0 75.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 30.0* 36.6* 5 23.5 49.4
TOTAL DEATHS   145 723.8 928.6   531.5 882.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

2003-2005
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 70 176.1 217.5 1 110.6 180.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 61 153.5 198.1 2 95.0 170.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 14 35.2* 49.4* 5 22.4 42.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 12 30.2* 31.1* 3 48.2 53.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 10 25.2* 35.6* 7 14.7 24.1
TOTAL DEATHS   250 629.0 789.4   477.4 779.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 29 148.6 172.5 1 100.0 151.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 24 123.0 153.2 2 75.2 130.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 5 ** ** 5 22.9 38.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 4 28.7 31.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 3 30.7 55.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 12.6 20.4
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.0 14.3
TOTAL DEATHS   103 527.8 634.3   421.5 662.5
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 41 202.6 272.8 1 120.6 216.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 37 182.9 241.6 2 113.7 213.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 9 44.5* 67.4* 6 21.9 49.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 7 34.6* 37.7* 3 66.7 75.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 6 29.7* 41.4* 7 16.6 27.8
TOTAL DEATHS   147 726.5 939.0   530.3 903.9
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

2002-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 63 156.4 197.1 1 111.4 186.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 56 139.0 186.4 2 94.7 174.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 44.7* 46.5* 3 50.6 56.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 13 32.3* 44.1* 5 21.9 44.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 11 27.3* 39.4* 4 26.3 55.9
TOTAL DEATHS   251 623.0 796.7   476.6 794.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 29 146.6 178.0 1 100.6 155.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 26 131.5 167.7 2 73.8 131.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 8 40.5* 40.9* 4 29.1 33.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 7 35.4* 44.8* 3 30.3 57.1
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 6 30.3* 40.7* 6 12.8 26.7
TOTAL DEATHS   111 561.3 695.0   417.6 671.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 34 165.7 223.1 1 121.5 226.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 30 146.2 205.8 2 114.3 221.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 48.7* 52.7* 3 70.8 79.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 8 39.0* 52.2* 6 21.4 51.6
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 5 ** ** 8 9.8 11.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 7 16.8 29.0
TOTAL DEATHS   140 682.5 890.0   532.1 923.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

2001-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 77 188.0 267.6 2 100.0 191.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 60 146.5 196.8 1 110.6 189.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 27 65.9 68.8 3 52.7 58.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 16 39.1* 56.5* 5 22.7 48.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 13 31.7* 47.9* 4 26.0 58.2
TOTAL DEATHS   275 671.5 892.2   479.7 825.4
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 38 189.0 260.7 2 78.1 143.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 34 169.1 213.8 1 101.7 160.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 49.7* 54.7* 3 31.1 34.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 7 34.8* 45.3* 4 30.7 59.3
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 5 ** ** 6 12.6 27.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 7 12.1 20.9
TOTAL DEATHS   124 616.6 794.5   421.5 695.5
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 39 187.1 272.9 1 120.7 248.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 26 124.7 181.7 2 119.0 228.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 81.6* 79.2* 3 73.1 81.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 12 57.6* 97.5* 5 21.9 57.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 28.8* 51.5* 6 21.6 55.0
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 6 28.8* 26.1* 8 10.2 12.8
TOTAL DEATHS   151 724.5 984.1   534.4 967.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

2000-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 66 159.1 227.2 1 110.5 196.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 65 156.6 218.7 2 97.6 197.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 33 79.5 86.6 3 54.4 61.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 23 55.4 81.3 5 22.1 48.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 10 24.1* 30.8* 7 13.3 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   281 677.2 918.0   471.1 836.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 172.0 224.8 1 104.3 168.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 137.6 193.5 2 78.0 151.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 34.4* 43.9* 5 22.6 42.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 7 34.4* 41.1* 3 30.9 35.3
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 6 29.5* 42.6* 7 11.5 26.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 29.5* 38.1* 4 29.5 58.9
TOTAL DEATHS   114 560.2 747.0   411.0 700.0
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 37 175.0 243.9 2 116.1 250.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 31 146.6 236.1 1 116.4 234.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 26 123.0 133.0 3 76.4 87.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 16 75.7* 130.9* 6 21.6 58.4
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 6 28.4* 29.1* 8 8.7 11.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 6 28.4* 44.2* 7 14.0 25.4
TOTAL DEATHS   167 789.8 1103.7   527.5 990.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

1999-2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 77 184.3 266.3 1 106.9 197.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 59 141.2 204.4 2 97.3 208.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 31 74.2 85.3 3 52.3 60.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 24 57.4 86.8 5 22.6 51.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 12 28.7* 49.3* 4 26.7 66.3
TOTAL DEATHS   300 718.1 1019.9   457.8 858.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 40 196.8 252.6 1 103.3 173.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 24 118.1 177.5 2 82.1 169.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 8 39.4* 60.0* 3 31.0 66.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 7 34.4* 43.9* 5 22.5 44.7
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 6 13.4 25.6
TOTAL DEATHS   127 624.7 865.6   404.6 730.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 172.5 287.4 2 110.2 230.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 35 163.2 222.8 1 111.4 253.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 27 125.9 142.6 3 74.0 88.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 17 79.3* 144.1* 5 22.7 62.6
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 7 32.6* 41.9* 9 7.9 11.5
TOTAL DEATHS   173 806.6 1170.0   507.3 1002.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

1998-2000
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 76 180.2 254.6 1 106.1 201.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 54 128.0 178.9 2 92.7 212.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 22 52.2 75.0 5 20.8 49.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 20 47.4 59.7 3 47.6 57.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 15 35.6* 65.5* 4 26.5 69.7
TOTAL DEATHS   289 685.3 1006.9   440.0 867.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 181.4 233.6 1 103.0 178.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 20 98.0 135.0 2 76.4 173.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 12 58.8* 95.3* 3 31.2 73.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 20.7 43.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 5 ** ** 6 13.0 26.2
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 4 5 ** ** 7 8.8 20.9
TOTAL DEATHS   132 647.0 916.4   387.6 749.1
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 39 179.1 277.6 1 108.9 231.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 34 156.2 220.4 2 107.7 254.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 17 78.1* 123.0* 6 20.8 58.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 78.1* 104.2* 3 68.1 81.4
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 7 32.2* 64.2* 10 6.8 20.1
TOTAL DEATHS   157 721.1 1075.0   488.6 990.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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 Ketchikan Gateway

1997-1999
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 67 157.3 212.8 1 102.0 197.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 49 115.0 184.2 2 90.3 220.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 17 39.9* 53.6* 5 20.3 51.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 15 35.2* 72.0* 4 24.7 69.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 4 15 35.2* 72.0* 9 7.9 24.4
TOTAL DEATHS   274 643.1 984.2   426.0 878.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 28 136.5 159.2 1 97.9 175.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 19 92.6* 140.8* 2 72.8 181.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 11 53.6* 96.0* 3 28.1 72.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 8 39.0* 54.0* 6 13.0 28.9
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 7 34.1* 64.7* 7 8.8 24.9
TOTAL DEATHS   127 619.2 904.5   369.7 761.6
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 39 176.5 275.0 2 105.8 225.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 30 135.8 226.0 1 106.4 257.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 13 58.8* 87.3* 6 20.2 59.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 10 45.3* 56.7* 3 63.1 72.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 8 36.2* 79.0* 10 7.1 22.5
TOTAL DEATHS   147 665.4 1053.4   478.0 993.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

1996-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 64 147.8 250.6 2 89.1 227.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 52 120.1 162.4 1 104.5 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 17 39.3* 43.2* 3 46.1 54.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 14 32.3* 46.1* 6 18.9 49.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 11 25.4* 54.5* 10 7.5 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   256 591.3 909.6   425.9 896.5
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 23 110.4 172.5 2 70.7 184.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 20 96.0 118.0 1 99.0 181.7
Diabetes (250) 3 7 33.6* 47.7* 6 12.0 26.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 28.8* 50.4* 3 27.5 71.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 5 ** ** 5 20.6 46.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 5 ** ** 4 23.5 31.4
TOTAL DEATHS   110 528.1 779.8   363.0 768.3
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 41 182.5 339.8 2 106.1 269.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 32 142.4 214.9 1 109.6 238.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 53.4* 58.0* 3 66.9 75.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 9 40.1* 64.2* 6 17.3 53.5
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 7 31.2* 73.6* 10 7.0 23.4
TOTAL DEATHS   146 649.9 1047.2   483.9 1022.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

1995-1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 60 136.6 244.9 2 89.3 235.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 51 116.1 170.6 1 101.2 207.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 17 38.7* 40.4* 3 50.6 58.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 14 31.9* 49.0* 6 18.9 50.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 11 25.0* 55.5* 4 23.1 73.1
TOTAL DEATHS   250 569.2 890.7   428.4 919.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 20 95.0 125.7 1 94.7 179.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 18 85.5* 149.2* 2 71.1 188.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 9 42.7* 56.7* 5 18.6 44.5
Diabetes (250) 4 6 28.5* 45.6* 6 11.2 25.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 3 27.7 76.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 5 ** ** 4 25.1 32.3
TOTAL DEATHS   93 441.7 668.7   356.9 772.1
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 42 183.7 353.3 2 106.0 283.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 31 135.6 222.2 1 107.1 241.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 52.5* 51.8* 3 74.1 82.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 26.2* 67.1* 6 18.8 67.5
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 4 6 26.2* 65.6* 10 7.7 24.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 6 26.2* 28.3* 4 32.6 34.5
TOTAL DEATHS   157 686.8 1131.8   494.0 1068.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

1994-1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 68 154.0 281.7 2 88.9 239.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 55 124.5 201.0 1 99.0 213.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 22 49.8 51.2 3 53.8 62.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 14 31.7* 57.2* 6 17.7 47.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 11 24.9* 55.1* 4 22.7 74.1
TOTAL DEATHS   255 577.3 927.1   423.8 930.6
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 20 94.8 165.5 2 69.3 184.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 20 94.8 137.1 1 91.8 180.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 10 47.4* 73.1* 5 17.6 42.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 28.4* 55.2* 3 29.2 82.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 5 ** ** 4 25.6 33.2
TOTAL DEATHS   92 436.2 680.3   351.7 776.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 48 208.0 411.2 1 106.9 300.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 35 151.7 270.5 2 105.6 253.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 17 73.7* 73.6* 3 79.6 89.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 6 26.0* 28.3* 4 35.0 35.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 6 16.7 61.9
TOTAL DEATHS   163 706.3 1184.7   489.7 1087.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

1993-1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 60 135.7 250.7 2 87.7 244.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 60 135.7 228.6 1 94.7 213.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 21 47.5 54.3 3 52.7 60.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 15 33.9* 72.5* 5 21.3 70.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 29.4* 48.7* 6 16.8 47.1
TOTAL DEATHS   244 551.6 917.3   413.2 926.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 24 113.9 176.4 1 86.0 176.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 15 71.2* 134.1* 2 65.2 182.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 9 42.7* 61.2* 5 16.0 39.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 8 38.0* 76.2* 4 25.8 75.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 5 ** ** 3 26.2 33.3
TOTAL DEATHS   87 412.8 681.5   336.6 758.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 45 194.4 374.8 1 108.1 314.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 36 155.5 284.0 2 102.6 257.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 16 69.1* 83.4* 3 76.8 85.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 7 30.2* 63.3* 6 17.2 65.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 6 25.9* 28.7* 4 35.9 36.1
TOTAL DEATHS   157 678.1 1148.2   483.0 1105.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway

1992-1994
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 58 131.5 245.9 2 86.7 247.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 56 127.0 218.3 1 92.3 219.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 28 63.5 71.7 3 54.3 62.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 9 20.4* 41.4* 5 19.1 62.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 9 20.4* 38.0* 6 15.9 46.4
TOTAL DEATHS   226 512.4 863.9   402.6 920.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 25 119.1 181.8 1 84.9 180.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 16 76.2* 144.6* 2 63.9 183.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 6 28.6* 47.8* 5 16.8 42.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 5 ** ** 3 26.9 33.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 4 ** ** 4 22.5 63.8
TOTAL DEATHS   87 414.3 680.9   329.3 753.6
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 42 181.8 352.7 1 107.3 319.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 31 134.2 265.4 2 98.9 269.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 23 99.5 114.3 3 79.1 88.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 5 ** ** 5 16.0 61.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 5 ** ** 4 36.8 39.1
TOTAL DEATHS   139 601.6 1055.0   469.0 1102.9

1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11