Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2011-2013
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males TOTAL DEATHS   129 821.0 1432.7   590.1 836.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 235.5 451.4 1 139.7 196.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 28 178.2 347.5 2 120.9 180.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 12 76.4* 107.4* 3 64.2 67.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 6 21.6 38.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 17 108.2* 118.0* 4 34.2 35.0
Females TOTAL DEATHS   82 596.1 1000.0   480.0 618.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 24 174.5 262.6 1 121.5 145.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 116.3* 215.0* 2 73.2 99.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 6 43.6* 53.4* 3 35.3 38.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 7 50.9* 124.3* 4 28.3 41.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.7 8.6
All Residents TOTAL DEATHS   211 716.0 1207.3   537.1 726.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 61 207.0 351.6 1 131.0 168.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 44 149.3 280.0 2 97.9 137.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 18 61.1* 77.2* 3 50.4 54.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 12 40.7* 104.6* 5 24.8 40.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 21 71.3 75.7 6 21.9 22.1
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.
 
 
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Last updated: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2010-2012
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 36 232.0 413.3 2 121.2 188.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 32 206.2 386.4 1 137.8 205.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 17 109.6* 125.5* 4 33.9 34.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 109.6* 139.0* 3 65.1 70.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 45.1* 109.9* 5 24.3 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   140 902.3 1515.7   586.0 870.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 20 147.4 205.1 1 114.2 142.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 117.9* 258.6* 2 75.4 105.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 66.3* 169.1* 5 27.0 40.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 8 59.0* 72.6* 3 36.9 40.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 4 27.4 39.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 5 ** ** 9 8.7 8.5
TOTAL DEATHS   89 655.9 1166.1   472.3 628.7
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 52 178.8 333.6 2 99.2 144.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 52 178.8 293.7 1 126.4 170.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 25 86.0 103.6 3 51.5 56.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 22 75.6 81.3 6 21.8 21.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 14 48.1* 125.6* 5 24.2 40.7
TOTAL DEATHS   229 787.3 1340.4   531.3 745.0
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2009-2011
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 41 266.3 488.5 2 122.5 198.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 27 175.4 317.0 1 138.1 213.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 23 149.4 190.3 3 65.6 71.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 136.4 151.8 4 31.6 31.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 45.5* 105.1* 5 24.1 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   150 974.3 1636.9   576.3 886.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 142.6* 213.1* 1 114.9 149.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 2 10 75.1* 198.3* 5 26.3 40.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 10 75.1* 196.0* 2 77.6 112.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 8 60.0* 89.2* 3 35.2 39.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 45.0* 118.1* 4 29.0 44.6
TOTAL DEATHS   87 653.0 1236.1   470.3 646.5
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 51 177.6 330.8 2 101.0 152.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 46 160.2 264.2 1 127.0 178.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 31 107.9 141.4 3 51.0 56.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 25 87.1 93.0 6 20.9 20.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 14 48.7* 125.3* 5 23.4 40.7
TOTAL DEATHS   237 825.2 1426.4   525.5 761.4
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2008-2010
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 36 235.1 395.6 2 115.1 194.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 23 150.2 154.7 3 66.7 74.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 22 143.7 247.2 1 132.8 210.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 20 130.6 124.6 4 34.1 34.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 52.2* 131.0* 5 26.0 49.4
TOTAL DEATHS   145 946.9 1534.6   563.9 892.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 129.5* 180.3* 1 117.3 156.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 83.8* 199.4* 2 78.5 116.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 68.6* 204.8* 5 26.3 41.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 8 61.0* 93.9* 3 30.6 35.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.9 42.3
TOTAL DEATHS   85 647.6 1316.6   467.2 657.7
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 47 165.3 295.9 2 97.5 153.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 39 137.1 209.2 1 125.4 180.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 31 109.0 127.6 3 49.4 55.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 23 80.9 76.2 6 22.4 22.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 12 42.2* 117.0* 5 23.8 42.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 12 42.2* 110.5* 4 26.4 45.6
TOTAL DEATHS   230 808.8 1404.7   517.5 770.0
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2007-2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 29 188.6 334.5 2 109.4 188.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 22 143.1 151.5 3 68.1 73.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 21 136.6 231.6 1 131.6 210.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 14 91.1* 83.5* 4 34.0 34.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 6 21.9 46.6
TOTAL DEATHS   130 845.5 1462.3   557.1 887.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 145.8* 287.2* 1 118.0 161.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 61.4* 127.4* 2 77.8 121.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 6 46.1* 146.1* 5 25.4 41.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 46.1* 77.7* 3 29.6 34.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 4 27.3 43.9
TOTAL DEATHS   75 575.6 1220.7   463.9 667.3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 40 140.8 251.8 1 125.1 183.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 37 130.3 228.8 2 94.2 154.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 28 98.6 119.7 3 49.6 54.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 16 56.3* 50.4* 6 22.1 22.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 11 38.7* 116.9* 5 23.6 44.2
TOTAL DEATHS   205 721.7 1329.7   512.4 774.3
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2006-2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 143.0 276.5 1 125.1 204.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 117.0* 200.3* 2 104.2 189.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 18 117.0* 125.0* 3 69.4 76.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 12 78.0* 73.3* 4 33.9 35.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 45.5* 125.0* 5 22.5 47.6
TOTAL DEATHS   114 741.0 1351.4   550.5 899.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 145.6* 256.8* 1 116.9 163.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 61.3* 148.4* 2 77.7 125.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 3 27.0 31.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 5 26.0 41.5
TOTAL DEATHS   71 544.1 1065.6   457.2 674.0
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 41 144.2 260.7 1 121.2 181.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 26 91.4 177.3 2 91.4 157.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 23 80.9 85.0 3 48.9 54.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 14 49.2* 45.2* 6 21.9 22.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 31.7* 82.1* 4 24.4 46.2
TOTAL DEATHS   185 650.7 1205.7   505.6 783.0
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2005-2007
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 22 143.1 180.7 3 66.9 73.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 117.1* 216.3* 2 106.6 198.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 17 110.6* 220.5* 1 120.1 203.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 14 91.0* 90.6* 4 31.1 32.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 52.0* 127.4* 5 22.7 51.5
TOTAL DEATHS   110 715.4 1302.1   538.7 906.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 122.6* 219.2* 1 111.0 159.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 8 61.3* 53.4* 3 28.6 32.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 6 46.0* 95.9* 2 75.9 127.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 25.5 41.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.5 8.4
TOTAL DEATHS   67 513.4 891.5   445.9 673.9
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 33 116.1 212.9 1 115.8 178.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 105.5 120.1 3 48.4 53.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 24 84.4 159.9 2 91.7 162.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 17 59.8* 59.3* 6 20.2 20.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 31.7* 66.6* 4 25.0 49.7
TOTAL DEATHS   177 622.6 1097.0   494.1 784.5
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2004-2006
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 23 149.8 180.4 3 66.1 74.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 18 117.3* 115.2* 4 30.9 31.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 16 104.2* 215.9* 1 117.3 208.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 11 71.7* 120.6* 2 107.6 205.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 23.2 51.3
TOTAL DEATHS   106 690.5 1131.3   525.1 904.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 11 84.4* 126.1* 1 104.8 156.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 11 84.4* 76.0* 4 26.7 29.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 61.4* 118.1* 2 73.8 126.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 5 23.9 39.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 29.3 51.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.6 9.4
TOTAL DEATHS   71 544.7 858.5   428.1 661.4
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 34 119.8 129.4 3 47.1 52.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 27 95.1 167.1 1 111.3 178.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 21 74.0 73.3 6 20.6 20.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 19 66.9* 126.6* 2 91.3 164.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 28.2* 50.1* 4 26.1 51.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 28.2* 66.6* 5 21.6 40.3
TOTAL DEATHS   177 623.6 1013.2   478.3 776.2
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2003-2005
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 27 176.9 201.5 3 65.9 74.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 21 137.6 281.2 1 119.5 221.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 104.8* 102.7* 4 30.8 32.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 85.2* 178.1* 2 112.6 219.8
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 8 9.0 11.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 6 21.7 51.2
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 4 ** ** 10 6.5 18.6
TOTAL DEATHS   114 747.1 1212.4   525.4 924.2
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 100.4* 168.2* 2 75.5 131.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 9 69.5* 106.0* 1 100.3 152.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 8 61.8* 56.6* 4 28.8 31.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 3 30.8 56.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.3 9.0
TOTAL DEATHS   76 587.1 913.9   422.9 669.2
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 35 124.1 132.1 3 48.0 53.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 30 106.4 191.6 1 110.2 182.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 26 92.2 171.8 2 94.7 172.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 19 67.4* 66.5* 6 20.4 20.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 24.8* 46.3* 4 26.9 56.2
TOTAL DEATHS   190 673.6 1088.9   475.9 790.8
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: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2002-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 31 203.9 381.9 1 120.6 230.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 25 164.5 176.5 3 70.2 78.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 105.3* 100.8* 4 30.8 32.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 11 72.4* 154.9* 2 113.5 225.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 6 21.2 52.9
TOTAL DEATHS   127 835.5 1337.8   528.4 937.5
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 11 85.3* 151.4* 2 74.0 132.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 46.5* 70.1* 1 100.9 156.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 46.5* 57.1* 4 29.2 33.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 8 10.3 9.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 3 30.4 57.6
TOTAL DEATHS   73 566.2 858.7   418.8 677.1
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 131.7 231.7 1 111.1 189.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 31 110.3 127.0 3 50.4 56.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 22 78.3 151.4 2 94.4 176.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 74.8 70.2 6 20.9 21.3
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 6 21.4* 20.8*      
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 21.4* 35.2* 4 26.2 56.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 21.4* 45.4* 5 21.8 44.9
TOTAL DEATHS   200 711.9 1134.4   475.5 803.1
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.
 
 
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Last updated: 01/21/15



Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2001-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 32 211.7 417.9 2 118.3 231.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 24 158.8 174.8 3 72.7 81.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 16 105.9* 216.8* 1 120.0 250.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 105.9* 101.5* 4 27.7 29.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 6 21.5 55.7
TOTAL DEATHS   136 899.8 1528.9   531.8 977.1
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 11 85.8* 160.4* 2 78.3 144.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 46.8* 56.8* 3 31.2 34.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 5 ** ** 9 8.7 8.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 5 ** ** 1 101.9 161.2
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 4 ** **      
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 30.8 59.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 23.6 43.1
TOTAL DEATHS   72 561.5 820.4   422.5 700.2
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 132.4 239.2 1 110.4 191.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 107.4 126.5 3 52.7 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 27 96.6 180.7 2 99.8 193.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 75.2 70.7 6 18.6 19.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 32.2* 52.2* 4 26.0 58.8
TOTAL DEATHS   208 744.5 1193.6   479.0 832.0
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2000-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 28 186.3 367.2 1 116.1 236.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 20 133.1 159.8 3 76.2 86.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 17 113.1* 108.2* 4 29.4 29.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 16 106.5* 214.2* 2 115.7 251.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 46.6* 80.1* 5 22.0 60.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 46.6* 105.4* 6 21.6 58.8
TOTAL DEATHS   133 885.0 1540.3   526.1 993.9
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 10 78.4* 136.8* 2 78.1 151.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 8 62.7* 77.8* 3 30.9 35.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 7 54.8* 91.7* 1 104.4 169.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 47.0* 41.8* 8 8.7 8.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 22.7 42.8
TOTAL DEATHS   67 525.0 765.9   411.8 702.5
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 125.9 228.4 1 110.4 197.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 28 100.8 126.1 3 54.3 61.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 26 93.6 181.1 2 97.6 197.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 23 82.8 78.5 6 19.4 19.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 11 39.6* 85.6* 5 22.1 48.7
TOTAL DEATHS   200 719.7 1161.3   470.9 839.4
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1999-2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 147.8 290.2 2 110.1 231.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 107.5* 232.2* 1 111.3 253.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 16 107.5* 103.7* 4 27.4 28.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 16 107.5* 137.3* 3 73.9 88.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 47.0* 106.0* 5 22.7 62.7
TOTAL DEATHS   113 759.4 1370.2   507.1 1003.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 15 116.4* 206.7* 1 103.3 173.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 85.4* 148.7* 2 82.1 169.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 69.8* 91.3* 4 28.9 33.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 46.6* 85.6* 5 22.5 44.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 3 31.0 66.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 9 7.4 7.7
TOTAL DEATHS   77 597.5 954.9   405.0 731.9
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 37 133.3 243.6 1 106.8 198.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 27 97.2 196.1 2 97.2 209.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 25 90.0 114.9 3 52.2 60.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 20 72.0 69.4 6 17.8 18.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 13 46.8* 97.9* 5 22.6 51.9
TOTAL DEATHS   190 684.3 1155.2   457.9 860.3
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1998-2000
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 27 182.4 339.4 1 108.9 231.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 19 128.4* 156.3* 3 68.0 81.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 18 121.6* 122.3* 4 29.9 32.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 87.8* 190.8* 2 107.7 254.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 40.5* 87.2* 6 20.8 58.4
TOTAL DEATHS   117 790.6 1337.1   489.0 991.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 145.6* 262.8* 1 103.0 178.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 84.3* 112.7* 4 25.5 32.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 9 69.0* 118.9* 2 76.3 173.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 7 53.6* 97.6* 5 20.7 43.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 31.2 73.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.0 8.2
TOTAL DEATHS   78 597.7 975.7   387.8 749.6
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 46 165.2 297.2 1 106.1 201.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 107.7 136.2 3 47.6 57.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 22 79.0 160.4 2 92.6 212.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 75.4 74.7 6 19.4 20.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 13 46.7* 91.2* 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   195 700.2 1156.7   440.4 868.1
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.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1997-1999
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 26 177.3 313.3 2 105.8 225.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 21 143.2 164.8 3 63.0 72.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 18 122.8* 132.9* 4 29.3 32.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 16 109.1* 222.9* 1 106.4 257.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 21.5 65.1
TOTAL DEATHS   123 838.9 1374.2   478.3 994.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 144.9* 271.9* 1 97.9 175.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 83.9* 103.1* 4 23.5 30.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 8 61.0* 117.2* 5 20.5 46.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 61.0* 110.8* 2 72.5 180.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 28.1 72.2
Congenital Malformations (Q00-Q99) 5 3 ** **      
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 3 ** ** 7 8.8 24.9
TOTAL DEATHS   74 564.5 951.6   369.7 761.6
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 45 162.0 295.0 1 102.0 197.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 32 115.2 137.3 3 44.0 52.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 24 86.4 167.5 2 90.2 220.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 19 68.4* 73.1* 6 19.3 20.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 11 39.6* 80.9* 5 20.3 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   197 709.4 1169.8   426.2 879.2
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1996-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 26 178.4 332.9 1 109.6 238.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 24 164.7 182.9 3 66.8 74.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 18 123.5* 233.5* 2 106.1 269.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 16 109.8* 121.5* 4 32.7 35.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 5 19.3 63.3
TOTAL DEATHS   124 850.8 1370.8   484.1 1023.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 13 100.3* 181.1* 1 99.0 181.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 10 77.1* 151.5* 2 70.6 184.1
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 10 77.1* 78.3* 4 23.5 31.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 9 69.4* 143.4* 5 20.6 46.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 6 46.3* 63.7* 3 27.5 71.8
TOTAL DEATHS   71 547.6 909.6   363.0 768.3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 39 141.6 259.6 1 104.5 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 34 123.5 134.9 3 46.0 54.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 28 101.7 196.4 2 89.1 227.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 16 58.1* 62.9* 5 21.2 22.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 47.2* 112.4* 6 18.9 49.1
TOTAL DEATHS   195 708.1 1149.7   426.0 897.0
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1995-1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 24 167.0 283.1 2 106.0 283.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 22 153.1 173.0 3 74.1 82.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 18 125.3* 227.8* 1 107.1 241.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 14 97.4* 105.7* 4 32.6 34.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 6 41.8* 114.4* 5 19.1 58.6
TOTAL DEATHS   112 779.6 1260.4   494.0 1068.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 13 102.2* 170.4* 1 94.7 179.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 12 94.3* 188.0* 2 71.0 188.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 7 55.0* 114.9* 5 18.6 44.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 6 47.2* 45.7* 4 25.1 32.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 3 27.7 76.7
TOTAL DEATHS   63 495.1 865.5   356.8 771.9
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 36 132.9 245.1 2 89.2 235.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 31 114.4 198.5 1 101.2 207.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 28 103.4 113.6 3 50.6 58.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 14 51.7* 55.5* 5 20.9 21.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 48.0* 113.0* 6 18.9 50.4
TOTAL DEATHS   175 646.0 1073.6   428.4 919.6
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1994-1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 26 182.6 333.8 1 106.9 300.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 26 182.6 210.6 3 79.6 89.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 15 105.3* 112.5* 4 35.0 35.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 15 105.3* 192.1* 2 105.6 253.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 7 49.2* 146.9* 5 17.8 54.3
TOTAL DEATHS   108 758.3 1243.9   489.8 1088.1
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 12 95.0* 192.5* 2 69.3 184.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 12 95.0* 154.4* 1 91.8 180.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 7 55.4* 70.7* 4 25.6 33.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 47.5* 82.5* 3 29.2 82.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 47.5* 97.4* 5 17.6 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   63 499.0 851.8   351.7 776.9
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 38 141.4 270.5 2 88.9 239.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 33 122.8 145.2 3 53.8 62.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 27 100.5 171.3 1 99.0 213.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 17 63.3* 64.4* 5 22.0 22.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 48.4* 116.7* 6 17.7 47.7
TOTAL DEATHS   171 636.5 1050.3   423.9 930.8
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1993-1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 23 163.0 316.6 1 108.1 314.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 23 163.0 177.6 3 76.8 85.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 16 113.4* 120.6* 4 35.9 36.1
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 4 11 78.0* 143.0* 2 102.7 257.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 8 56.7* 154.5* 5 17.6 57.0
TOTAL DEATHS   107 758.4 1255.9   483.3 1105.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 16 127.5* 237.7* 1 85.9 176.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 9 71.7* 139.0* 2 65.2 182.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 6 47.8* 43.9* 7 8.4 8.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 6 47.8* 62.8* 3 26.2 33.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 4 ** ** 4 25.8 75.0
TOTAL DEATHS   54 430.5 724.2   336.4 758.8
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 32 120.1 229.0 2 87.7 244.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 29 108.8 125.3 3 52.7 60.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 27 101.3 195.3 1 94.7 213.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 22 82.5 83.6 4 22.8 23.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 11 41.3* 90.3* 6 16.8 47.1
TOTAL DEATHS   161 604.1 988.3   413.3 926.7
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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1992-1994
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 23 163.2 174.6 3 79.1 88.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 18 127.7* 296.0* 1 107.3 319.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 14 99.3* 185.5* 2 99.0 269.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 13 92.3* 98.5* 4 36.8 39.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 7 49.7* 147.1* 6 15.1 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   109 773.5 1412.7   469.3 1103.7
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 13 103.9* 246.8* 2 63.9 183.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 13 103.9* 212.6* 1 84.8 180.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 7 55.9* 51.2* 6 8.6 8.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 7 55.9* 60.9* 3 26.9 33.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 4 ** ** 4 22.5 63.8
TOTAL DEATHS   55 439.4 807.1   329.2 753.4
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 31 116.5 279.3 2 86.7 247.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 30 112.7 121.3 3 54.3 62.0
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 27 101.5 209.5 1 92.3 219.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 20 75.2 75.7 4 23.4 24.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 9 33.8* 80.6* 6 15.9 46.4
TOTAL DEATHS   164 616.4 1106.5   402.7 920.8

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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