Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for North Slope

2011-2013
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males TOTAL DEATHS   73 401.4 950.8   590.1 836.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 23 126.5 348.4 1 139.7 196.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 60.5* 94.6* 2 120.9 180.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 49.5* 89.7* 3 64.2 67.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 7 38.5* 181.6* 5 24.6 40.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 5 ** ** 4 34.2 35.0
Females TOTAL DEATHS   50 454.5 869.0   480.0 618.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 118.2* 192.2* 1 121.5 145.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 3 ** ** 2 73.2 99.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 4 ** ** 3 35.3 38.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 3 ** ** 4 28.3 38.4
All Residents TOTAL DEATHS   123 421.4 891.6   537.1 726.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 36 123.3 238.7 1 131.0 168.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 14 48.0* 84.7* 2 97.9 137.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 44.5* 69.7* 3 50.4 54.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 10 34.3* 117.3* 4 26.4 39.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 6 20.6* 21.1* 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 North Slope

2010-2012
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 23 128.0 354.3 1 137.8 205.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 12 66.8* 110.1* 2 121.2 188.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 12 66.8* 117.0* 3 65.1 70.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 33.4* 159.7* 5 24.3 42.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 33.4* 33.4* 4 33.9 34.6
TOTAL DEATHS   80 445.2 1097.6   586.0 870.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 111.4* 164.1* 1 114.2 142.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 4 ** ** 2 75.4 105.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 3 ** ** 4 27.4 39.4
Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome and Nephrosis (N00-N07, N17-N19, N25-N27) 3 3 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   50 464.1 912.3   472.3 628.7
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 121.8 233.7 1 126.4 170.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 55.7* 105.2* 2 99.2 144.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 45.2* 79.6* 3 51.5 56.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 9 31.3* 109.6* 4 25.8 40.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 7 24.4* 23.8* 6 21.8 21.9
TOTAL DEATHS   130 452.3 989.0   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 North Slope

2009-2011
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 109.5* 240.4* 1 138.1 213.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 12 77.3* 149.5* 2 122.5 198.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 64.4* 114.3* 3 65.6 71.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 8 51.5* 49.6* 4 31.6 31.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 38.7* 131.2* 5 24.1 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   77 496.1 1167.4   576.3 886.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 165.9* 297.3* 1 114.9 149.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 7 68.3* 145.2* 2 77.6 112.9
Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome and Nephrosis (N00-N07, N17-N19, N25-N27) 3 6 58.5* 170.6* 10 8.2 12.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 4 29.0 44.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 3 ** ** 3 35.2 39.3
TOTAL DEATHS   60 585.5 1196.4   470.3 646.5
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 34 131.9 266.6 1 127.0 178.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 19 73.7* 146.4* 2 101.0 152.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 50.4* 84.1* 3 51.0 56.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 9 34.9* 94.9* 4 26.5 44.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 34.9* 32.4* 6 20.9 20.7
TOTAL DEATHS   137 531.6 1181.8   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 North Slope

2008-2010
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 168.2 439.3 1 132.8 210.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 122.3* 316.6* 2 115.1 194.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 15 114.7* 254.5* 3 66.7 74.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 68.8* 64.5* 4 34.1 34.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 45.9* 172.0* 5 26.0 49.4
TOTAL DEATHS   89 680.5 1708.7   563.9 892.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 21 215.8 379.4 1 117.3 156.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 9 92.5* 186.7* 2 78.5 116.9
Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome and Nephrosis (N00-N07, N17-N19, N25-N27) 3 5 ** ** 10 8.4 13.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 4 26.9 42.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 5 26.3 41.3
Congenital Malformations (Q00-Q99) 5 3 ** **      
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 3 ** ** 3 30.6 35.3
TOTAL DEATHS   65 667.8 1419.5   467.2 657.7
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 43 188.5 402.8 1 125.4 180.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 25 109.6 247.0 2 97.5 153.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 78.9* 149.4* 3 49.4 55.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 10 43.8* 157.0* 4 26.4 45.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 9 39.5* 36.8* 6 22.4 22.1
TOTAL DEATHS   154 675.1 1570.5   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 North Slope

2007-2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 21 195.4 448.5 1 131.6 210.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 148.9* 383.4* 2 109.4 188.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 111.7* 252.3* 3 68.1 73.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 83.7* 77.2* 4 34.0 34.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 26.0 51.1
TOTAL DEATHS   83 772.3 1839.5   557.1 887.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 15 161.2* 306.0* 1 118.0 161.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 9 96.7* 201.3* 2 77.8 121.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 6 64.5* 199.9* 4 27.3 43.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 4 ** ** 3 29.6 34.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 5 25.4 41.7
Congenital Malformations (Q00-Q99) 5 3 ** **      
Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome and Nephrosis (N00-N07, N17-N19, N25-N27) 5 3 ** ** 10 7.8 12.6
TOTAL DEATHS   61 655.6 1348.2   463.9 667.3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 36 179.5 375.3 1 125.1 183.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 25 124.7 288.2 2 94.2 154.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 16 79.8* 148.0* 3 49.6 54.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 10 49.9* 158.5* 4 26.6 47.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 9 44.9* 41.7* 6 22.1 22.0
TOTAL DEATHS   144 718.2 1588.6   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for North Slope

2006-2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 176.8* 461.7* 1 125.1 204.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 148.9* 420.9* 2 104.2 189.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 130.3* 231.1* 3 69.4 76.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 83.8* 91.1* 4 33.9 35.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 22.5 46.6
TOTAL DEATHS   82 763.1 1844.2   550.5 899.8
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 10 107.3* 249.1* 2 77.7 125.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 10 107.3* 168.0* 1 116.9 163.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 6 64.4* 206.6* 5 26.0 41.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 4 26.5 44.4
Congenital Malformations (Q00-Q99) 5 3 ** **      
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 3 ** ** 3 27.0 31.3
TOTAL DEATHS   55 590.2 1167.7   457.2 674.0
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 29 144.5 292.7 1 121.2 181.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 26 129.6 329.3 2 91.4 157.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 84.7* 141.6* 3 48.9 54.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 10 49.8* 181.5* 5 24.2 43.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 10 49.8* 52.3* 6 21.9 22.1
TOTAL DEATHS   137 682.8 1478.3   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for North Slope

2005-2007
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 147.5* 293.1* 1 120.1 203.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 9 82.9* 222.1* 2 106.6 198.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 8 73.7* 74.0* 4 31.1 32.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 8 73.7* 71.3* 3 66.9 73.0
TOTAL DEATHS   63 580.6 1273.6   538.7 906.3
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 9 95.4* 237.9* 2 75.9 127.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 2 5 ** ** 4 27.5 47.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 5 ** ** 1 111.0 159.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 5 25.5 41.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 4 ** ** 3 28.6 32.1
TOTAL DEATHS   46 487.4 985.7   445.9 673.9
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 21 103.5 175.2 1 115.8 178.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 88.7* 236.0* 2 91.7 162.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 59.1* 81.6* 3 48.4 53.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 10 49.3* 49.5* 6 20.2 20.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 34.5* 102.7* 4 25.0 49.7
TOTAL DEATHS   109 537.3 1127.2   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 North Slope

2004-2006
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 153.7* 420.8* 1 117.3 208.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 99.5* 89.6* 3 66.1 74.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 8 72.3* 71.9* 4 30.9 31.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 5 ** ** 2 107.6 205.7
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.8 8.4
Conditions Originating in the Perinatal Period (P00-P96) 5 3 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   65 587.8 1245.3   525.1 904.1
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 12 124.2* 342.1* 2 73.8 126.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 2 6 62.1* 168.1* 3 29.3 51.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 62.1* 100.5* 1 104.8 156.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 23.9 39.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.6 9.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 3 ** ** 4 26.7 29.9
TOTAL DEATHS   47 486.6 1117.1   428.1 661.4
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 23 111.0 240.7 1 111.3 178.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 17 82.1* 266.8* 2 91.3 164.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 67.6* 86.6* 3 47.1 52.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 53.1* 51.3* 6 20.6 20.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 38.6* 124.4* 4 26.1 51.8
TOTAL DEATHS   112 540.6 1213.4   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for North Slope

2003-2005
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 168.6* 499.8* 1 119.5 221.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 97.6* 100.3* 3 65.9 74.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 8 71.0* 70.9* 4 30.8 32.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 6 53.2* 89.0* 2 112.6 219.8
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 3 ** ** 9 8.3 7.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 5 23.2 55.0
TOTAL DEATHS   69 612.3 1280.5   525.4 924.2
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 10 101.2* 281.7* 2 75.5 131.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 2 5 ** ** 3 30.8 56.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 2 5 ** ** 5 23.0 38.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 5 ** ** 1 100.3 152.5
TOTAL DEATHS   42 424.9 1009.0   422.9 669.2
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 24 113.5 269.7 1 110.2 182.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 75.6* 226.2* 2 94.7 172.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 61.5* 87.6* 3 48.0 53.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 10 47.3* 47.1* 6 20.4 20.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 37.8* 121.8* 4 26.9 56.2
TOTAL DEATHS   111 524.7 1201.8   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for North Slope

2002-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 139.8* 435.5* 1 120.6 230.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 12 104.9* 135.5* 3 70.2 78.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 6 52.4* 90.4* 2 113.5 225.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 6 52.4* 50.8* 4 30.8 32.6
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.2 7.8
TOTAL DEATHS   66 576.8 1202.9   528.4 937.5
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 9 89.3* 255.9* 2 74.0 132.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 89.3* 176.4* 1 100.9 156.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 69.5* 180.1* 5 22.5 39.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 3 30.4 57.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 3 ** ** 9 9.3 17.8
TOTAL DEATHS   45 446.7 1028.5   418.8 677.1
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 25 116.2 282.6 1 111.1 189.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 15 69.7* 221.5* 2 94.4 176.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 60.4* 99.2* 3 50.4 56.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 8 37.2* 117.7* 5 21.8 44.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 7 32.5* 30.8* 6 20.9 21.3
TOTAL DEATHS   111 515.9 1210.2   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for North Slope

2001-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 14 121.8* 261.2* 2 118.3 231.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 12 104.4* 180.1* 3 72.7 81.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 6 52.2* 78.9* 1 120.0 250.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 6 52.2* 49.6* 4 27.7 29.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 6 21.5 55.7
TOTAL DEATHS   59 513.3 957.2   531.8 977.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 88.7* 188.9* 1 101.9 161.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 5 ** ** 2 78.3 144.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 4 ** ** 3 31.2 34.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 3 ** ** 4 30.8 59.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 5 23.6 43.1
TOTAL DEATHS   41 404.2 799.2   422.5 700.2
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 23 106.3 234.2 1 110.4 191.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 16 73.9* 115.3* 3 52.7 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 11 50.8* 124.2* 2 99.8 193.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 27.7* 55.3* 4 26.0 58.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 27.7* 26.6* 6 18.6 19.2
TOTAL DEATHS   100 462.1 936.1   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 North Slope

2000-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 129.6* 230.1* 3 76.2 86.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 14 120.9* 251.8* 1 116.1 236.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 9 77.7* 72.6* 4 29.4 29.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 6 51.8* 109.6* 2 115.7 251.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 6 21.6 58.8
TOTAL DEATHS   61 526.9 1360.2   526.1 993.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 8 78.1* 160.5* 1 104.4 169.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 4 ** ** 3 30.9 35.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 3 ** ** 2 78.1 151.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 3 3 ** ** 9 7.7 15.4
TOTAL DEATHS   34 331.7 608.5   411.8 702.5
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 100.8 213.9 1 110.4 197.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 19 87.1* 130.4* 3 54.3 61.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 11 50.4* 46.5* 6 19.4 19.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 9 41.2* 88.6* 2 97.6 197.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.1 48.7
TOTAL DEATHS   95 435.3 866.2   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 North Slope

1999-2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 137.5* 350.4* 2 110.1 231.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 15 128.9* 199.4* 3 73.9 88.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 10 85.9* 327.0* 1 111.3 253.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 77.3* 74.5* 4 27.4 28.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 51.6* 387.3* 5 22.7 62.7
TOTAL DEATHS   68 584.3 1749.9   507.1 1003.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 7 67.4* 144.3* 1 103.3 173.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 6 57.8* 161.0* 2 82.1 169.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 4 28.9 33.6
TOTAL DEATHS   37 356.4 675.4   405.0 731.9
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 23 104.5 247.9 1 106.8 198.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 20 90.8 125.0 3 52.2 60.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 16 72.7* 217.9* 2 97.2 209.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 50.0* 47.7* 6 17.8 18.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 31.8* 122.6* 5 22.6 51.9
TOTAL DEATHS   105 476.9 1047.6   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 North Slope

1998-2000
  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 13 111.9* 337.5* 2 107.7 254.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 111.9* 305.2* 1 108.9 231.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 12 103.3* 136.5* 3 68.0 81.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 94.7* 94.3* 4 29.9 32.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 51.7* 284.8* 6 20.8 58.4
TOTAL DEATHS   68 585.4 1590.1   489.0 991.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 86.1* 169.7* 1 103.0 178.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 7 67.0* 172.0* 2 76.3 173.0
TOTAL DEATHS   34 325.3 624.5   387.8 749.6
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 99.7 231.0 1 106.1 201.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 20 90.6 243.5 2 92.6 212.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 13 58.9* 58.4* 6 19.4 20.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 58.9* 71.7* 3 47.6 57.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 31.7* 112.6* 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   102 462.2 994.6   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 North Slope

1997-1999
  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 13 112.9* 386.9* 1 106.4 257.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 112.9* 304.5* 2 105.8 225.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 86.8* 88.1* 3 63.0 72.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 78.1* 82.3* 4 29.3 32.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 52.1* 242.9* 6 20.2 59.3
TOTAL DEATHS   64 555.7 1451.6   478.3 994.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 115.2* 240.7* 1 97.9 175.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 10 96.0* 83.6* 4 23.5 30.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 76.8* 180.9* 2 72.5 180.9
TOTAL DEATHS   46 441.7 791.2   369.7 761.6
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 25 114.0 275.8 1 102.0 197.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 21 95.8 266.3 2 90.2 220.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 20 91.2 87.1 3 44.0 52.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 41.0* 42.1* 6 19.3 20.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 31.9* 107.1* 5 20.3 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   110 501.6 1053.1   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 North Slope

1996-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 14 123.4* 130.1* 3 66.8 74.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 13 114.6* 290.0* 2 106.1 269.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 10 88.1* 94.5* 4 32.7 35.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 10 88.1* 209.5* 1 109.6 238.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 3 ** ** 6 17.3 53.5
TOTAL DEATHS   66 581.6 1272.3   484.1 1023.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 11 107.0* 224.9* 1 99.0 181.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 10 97.3* 80.1* 4 23.5 31.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 5 ** ** 2 70.6 184.1
TOTAL DEATHS   37 359.9 529.2   363.0 768.3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 24 111.0 107.6 3 46.0 54.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 21 97.1 224.3 1 104.5 207.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 18 83.2* 172.1* 2 89.1 227.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 10 46.2* 48.5* 5 21.2 22.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 3 ** ** 6 18.9 49.1
TOTAL DEATHS   103 476.2 851.9   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 North Slope

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 13 116.5* 276.5* 2 106.0 283.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 13 116.5* 125.7* 3 74.1 82.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 10 89.6* 212.1* 1 107.1 241.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 8 71.7* 75.7* 4 32.6 34.5
Assault (Homicide) (E960-E969) 5 3 ** ** 7 11.4 10.8
TOTAL DEATHS   61 546.5 1251.9   494.0 1068.0
Females Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 12 118.6* 96.9* 4 25.1 32.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 8 79.0* 184.1* 1 94.7 179.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 4 ** ** 2 71.0 188.5
TOTAL DEATHS   38 375.5 653.7   356.8 771.9
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 25 117.5 112.5 3 50.6 58.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 18 84.6* 205.5* 1 101.2 207.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 17 79.9* 183.4* 2 89.2 235.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 8 37.6* 38.6* 5 20.9 21.8
Assault (Homicide) (E960-E969) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.6 8.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 4 ** ** 6 18.9 50.4
TOTAL DEATHS   99 465.2 910.0   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 North Slope

1994-1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 15 137.0* 296.1* 2 105.6 253.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 13 118.7* 282.2* 1 106.9 300.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 109.6* 112.2* 3 79.6 89.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 5 ** ** 4 35.0 35.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 3 ** ** 6 16.7 61.9
TOTAL DEATHS   62 566.3 1239.1   489.8 1088.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 7 70.6* 155.2* 1 91.8 180.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 6 60.5* 141.2* 2 69.3 184.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 4 ** ** 5 17.6 42.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 4 ** ** 4 25.6 33.2
TOTAL DEATHS   33 332.7 724.9   351.7 776.9
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 22 105.4 227.8 1 99.0 213.2
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 19 91.1* 208.4* 2 88.9 239.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 16 76.7* 72.6* 3 53.8 62.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 28.8* 100.0* 6 17.7 47.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.0 22.7
TOTAL DEATHS   95 455.3 968.2   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 North Slope

1993-1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 15 140.1* 376.7* 2 102.7 257.2
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 13 121.4* 482.3* 1 108.1 314.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 8 74.7* 63.9* 3 76.8 85.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 6 56.0* 55.0* 4 35.9 36.1
TOTAL DEATHS   58 541.7 1322.2   483.3 1105.9
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 9 92.8* 271.1* 2 65.2 182.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 6 61.9* 136.8* 1 85.9 176.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 4 ** ** 5 16.0 39.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 4 ** ** 3 26.2 33.3
TOTAL DEATHS   37 381.6 938.6   336.4 758.8
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 22 107.8 363.5 2 87.7 244.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 21 102.9 242.5 1 94.7 213.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 58.8* 49.2* 3 52.7 60.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 29.4* 109.2* 6 16.8 47.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 6 29.4* 28.5* 4 22.8 23.2
TOTAL DEATHS   95 465.6 1129.9   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 North Slope

1992-1994
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 19 180.4* 550.4* 2 99.0 269.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 10 94.9* 414.5* 1 107.3 319.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 10 94.9* 84.1* 3 79.1 88.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 7 66.5* 64.2* 4 36.8 39.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 4 ** ** 6 15.1 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   65 617.2 1473.7   469.3 1103.7
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 8 84.6* 216.9* 2 63.9 183.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 8 84.6* 191.1* 1 84.8 180.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 4 ** ** 3 26.9 33.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 3 ** ** 5 16.8 42.8
TOTAL DEATHS   32 338.6 820.4   329.2 753.4
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 27 135.1 339.6 1 92.3 219.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 18 90.1* 321.5* 2 86.7 247.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 14 70.1* 63.5* 3 54.3 62.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 7 35.0* 135.6* 6 15.9 46.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 7 35.0* 33.7* 4 23.4 24.4
TOTAL DEATHS   97 485.4 1135.6   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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