Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

2011-2013
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males TOTAL DEATHS   86 693.9 1249.9   590.1 836.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 137.2* 275.6* 1 139.7 196.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 15 121.0* 316.5* 2 120.9 180.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 15 121.0* 120.1* 3 64.2 67.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 24.6 40.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 9 72.6* 72.1* 4 34.2 35.0
Females TOTAL DEATHS   44 409.3 587.4   480.0 618.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 120.9* 175.6* 1 121.5 145.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 5 ** ** 2 73.2 99.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 5 ** ** 3 35.3 38.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 3 ** ** 4 28.3 41.2
All Residents TOTAL DEATHS   130 561.7 859.9   537.1 726.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 30 129.6 213.3 1 131.0 168.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 20 86.4 163.4 2 97.9 137.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 20 86.4 88.7 3 50.4 54.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 25.9* 48.0* 5 24.8 40.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 47.5* 47.8* 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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

2010-2012
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 18 147.0* 329.1* 1 137.8 205.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 16 130.6* 149.9* 3 65.1 70.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 13 106.1* 197.4* 2 121.2 188.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 89.8* 87.5* 4 33.9 34.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 24.3 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   87 710.3 1219.2   586.0 870.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 113.0* 171.0* 1 114.2 142.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 6 56.5* 71.5* 2 75.4 105.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 3 ** ** 5 27.0 40.3
TOTAL DEATHS   47 442.6 680.4   472.3 628.7
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 30 131.2 231.0 1 126.4 170.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 19 83.1* 126.1* 2 99.2 144.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 78.7* 90.1* 3 51.5 56.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 12 52.5* 52.1* 6 21.8 21.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 30.6* 59.9* 4 25.8 40.9
TOTAL DEATHS   134 585.9 930.8   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

2009-2011
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 140.6* 300.5* 1 138.1 213.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 16 132.3* 159.8* 3 65.6 71.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 14 115.8* 252.6* 2 122.5 198.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 49.6* 51.8* 4 31.6 31.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 24.1 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   81 670.0 1298.6   576.3 886.8
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 11 104.6* 156.2* 2 77.6 112.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 8 76.1* 113.4* 1 114.9 149.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 3 35.2 39.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 4 29.0 44.6
TOTAL DEATHS   55 523.2 781.6   470.3 646.5
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 25 110.6 197.0 2 101.0 152.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 25 110.6 185.9 1 127.0 178.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 21 92.9 109.7 3 51.0 56.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 8 35.4* 75.7* 4 26.5 44.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 8 35.4* 35.7* 6 20.9 20.7
TOTAL DEATHS   136 601.7 1006.4   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

2008-2010
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 20 166.9 204.4 3 66.7 74.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 150.2* 370.4* 2 115.1 194.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 16 133.5* 262.9* 1 132.8 210.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 10 83.5* 73.9* 4 34.1 34.1
TOTAL DEATHS   86 717.7 1265.1   563.9 892.4
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 11 105.5* 169.9* 2 78.5 116.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 11 105.5* 186.0* 1 117.3 156.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 57.5* 71.9* 3 30.6 35.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 4 26.9 42.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 3 ** ** 8 9.9 9.5
TOTAL DEATHS   58 556.1 905.9   467.2 657.7
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 29 129.4 254.0 2 97.5 153.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 27 120.5 219.7 1 125.4 180.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 26 116.0 138.8 3 49.4 55.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 13 58.0* 52.2* 6 22.4 22.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 4 26.4 45.6
TOTAL DEATHS   144 642.5 1099.2   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

2007-2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 23 193.0 224.9 3 68.1 73.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 15 125.8* 297.6* 2 109.4 188.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 13 109.1* 207.3* 1 131.6 210.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 12 100.7* 94.8* 4 34.0 34.8
TOTAL DEATHS   82 687.9 1209.2   557.1 887.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 154.0* 277.5* 1 118.0 161.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 10 96.2* 122.8* 3 29.6 34.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 77.0* 147.9* 2 77.8 121.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 3 ** ** 9 9.3 9.1
TOTAL DEATHS   56 539.0 897.8   463.9 667.3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 33 147.9 171.7 3 49.6 54.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 29 130.0 245.6 1 125.1 183.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 23 103.1 220.6 2 94.2 154.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 15 67.2* 63.5* 6 22.1 22.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.6 47.0
TOTAL DEATHS   138 618.6 1047.7   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

2006-2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 24 202.0 226.0 3 69.4 76.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 19 159.9* 374.8* 2 104.2 189.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 18 151.5* 134.7* 4 33.9 35.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 4 15 126.3* 250.4* 1 125.1 204.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 5 22.5 46.6
TOTAL DEATHS   96 808.0 1398.4   550.5 899.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 183.5* 320.2* 1 116.9 163.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 57.9* 76.7* 3 27.0 31.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 3 ** ** 2 77.7 125.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 3 ** ** 8 9.1 8.8
TOTAL DEATHS   45 434.5 769.3   457.2 674.0
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 34 152.9 285.2 1 121.2 181.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 134.9 148.1 3 48.9 54.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 22 98.9 205.0 2 91.4 157.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 94.4 87.6 6 21.9 22.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 24.2 43.1
TOTAL DEATHS   141 634.0 1055.9   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 Northwest Arctic

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 19 160.6* 185.6* 3 66.9 73.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 17 143.7* 132.7* 4 31.1 32.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 15 126.8* 260.8* 1 120.1 203.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 14 118.3* 306.2* 2 106.6 198.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 6 20.8 44.3
TOTAL DEATHS   84 709.8 1445.1   538.7 906.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 164.7* 271.7* 1 111.0 159.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 6 58.1* 136.8* 2 75.9 127.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 58.1* 62.4* 3 28.6 32.1
TOTAL DEATHS   49 474.9 808.8   445.9 673.9
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 32 144.4 258.3 1 115.8 178.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 25 112.9 123.4 3 48.4 53.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 20 90.3 217.1 2 91.7 162.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 18 81.3* 77.5* 6 20.2 20.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 31.6* 81.4* 5 23.1 42.1
TOTAL DEATHS   133 600.4 1080.1   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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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Northwest Arctic

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 18 152.6* 227.6* 3 66.1 74.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 17 144.1* 267.3* 1 117.3 208.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 135.6* 120.2* 4 30.9 31.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 110.2* 298.2* 2 107.6 205.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 6 19.4 43.2
TOTAL DEATHS   88 745.9 1475.9   525.1 904.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 15 145.7* 235.2* 1 104.8 156.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 6 58.3* 145.2* 2 73.8 126.1
TOTAL DEATHS   42 408.0 686.8   428.1 661.4
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 32 144.8 246.3 1 111.3 178.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 20 90.5 115.5 3 47.1 52.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 19 86.0* 218.1* 2 91.3 164.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 18 81.5* 75.2* 6 20.6 20.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 31.7* 86.4* 5 21.6 40.3
TOTAL DEATHS   130 588.4 1039.3   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 Northwest Arctic

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 19 161.5* 247.9* 3 65.9 74.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 13 110.5* 101.4* 4 30.8 32.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 11 93.5* 159.8* 1 119.5 221.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 9 76.5* 261.7* 2 112.6 219.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 23.2 55.0
TOTAL DEATHS   80 680.1 1332.5   525.4 924.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 10 97.5* 166.8* 1 100.3 152.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 5 ** ** 4 28.8 31.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 4 ** ** 3 30.8 56.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 4 ** ** 2 75.5 131.8
TOTAL DEATHS   41 399.6 708.7   422.9 669.2
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 24 109.0 147.8 3 48.0 53.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 21 95.4 164.9 1 110.2 182.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 15 68.1* 63.0* 6 20.4 20.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 59.0* 178.2* 2 94.7 172.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 40.9* 105.1* 4 26.9 56.2
TOTAL DEATHS   121 549.4 996.6   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 Northwest Arctic

2002-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 16 136.7* 210.8* 3 70.2 78.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 13 111.1* 101.3* 4 30.8 32.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 12 102.6* 332.9* 2 113.5 225.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 102.6* 206.7* 1 120.6 230.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.4 53.0
TOTAL DEATHS   86 735.0 1372.7   528.4 937.5
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 88.2* 167.5* 1 100.9 156.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 58.8* 70.7* 4 29.2 33.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 4 ** ** 8 10.3 9.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 3 ** ** 3 30.4 57.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 4 3 ** ** 9 9.3 17.8
TOTAL DEATHS   36 352.7 627.6   418.8 677.1
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 22 100.4 133.9 3 50.4 56.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 21 95.9 191.0 1 111.1 189.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 17 77.6* 71.3* 6 20.9 21.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 59.3* 162.1* 2 94.4 176.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 36.5* 96.1* 4 26.2 56.7
TOTAL DEATHS   122 556.9 979.9   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 Northwest Arctic

2001-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 1 14 120.8* 115.3* 4 27.7 29.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 13 112.2* 113.6* 3 72.7 81.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 12 103.6* 360.3* 1 120.0 250.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 4 9 77.7* 170.9* 2 118.3 231.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 6 21.5 55.7
TOTAL DEATHS   78 673.3 1383.9   531.8 977.1
Females Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 8 79.2* 88.7* 3 31.2 34.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 7 69.3* 146.2* 1 101.9 161.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 6 59.4* 120.9* 2 78.3 144.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 4 30.8 59.7
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 4 5 ** ** 8 8.9 17.3
TOTAL DEATHS   50 495.1 919.9   422.5 700.2
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 21 96.9 102.2 3 52.7 58.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 83.0* 222.9* 2 99.8 193.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 17 78.4* 74.4* 6 18.6 19.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 4 16 73.8* 160.4* 1 110.4 191.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 41.5* 119.2* 4 26.0 58.8
TOTAL DEATHS   128 590.3 1138.3   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 Northwest Arctic

2000-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 1 14 121.4* 116.1* 4 29.4 29.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 95.4* 88.7* 3 76.2 86.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 10 86.7* 274.5* 2 115.7 251.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 10 86.7* 223.8* 1 116.1 236.2
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 3 ** ** 10 6.3 17.6
TOTAL DEATHS   70 607.1 1219.1   526.1 993.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 14 139.2* 320.4* 1 104.4 169.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 7 69.6* 159.6* 2 78.1 151.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 3 6 59.7* 174.1* 9 7.7 15.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 59.7* 49.7* 3 30.9 35.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 5 22.7 42.8
TOTAL DEATHS   53 526.9 1046.0   411.8 702.5
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 24 111.2 273.0 1 110.4 197.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 17 78.7* 212.7* 2 97.6 197.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 17 78.7* 71.8* 3 54.3 61.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 16 74.1* 71.4* 6 19.4 19.4
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 9 41.7* 141.3* 10 7.0 16.2
TOTAL DEATHS   123 569.8 1136.7   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 Northwest Arctic

1999-2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 17 151.8* 166.9* 3 73.9 88.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 12 107.2* 104.8* 4 27.4 28.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 7 62.5* 214.5* 1 111.3 253.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 4 6 53.6* 142.9* 2 110.1 231.3
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.4 9.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 5 22.7 65.8
TOTAL DEATHS   65 580.5 1133.5   507.1 1003.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 129.8* 296.4* 1 103.3 173.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 79.9* 181.7* 2 82.1 169.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 3 4 ** ** 8 7.5 16.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 4 ** ** 4 28.9 33.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 31.0 66.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 5 22.5 44.7
TOTAL DEATHS   50 499.1 1056.8   405.0 731.9
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 21 99.0 122.3 3 52.2 60.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 19 89.6* 224.3* 1 106.8 198.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 15 70.7* 192.8* 2 97.2 209.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 13 61.3* 60.8* 6 17.8 18.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 28.3* 95.7* 4 26.7 66.4
TOTAL DEATHS   115 542.0 1109.5   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 Northwest Arctic

1998-2000
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 17 155.5* 172.1* 3 68.0 81.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 11 100.6* 96.8* 4 29.9 32.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 10 91.5* 215.9* 1 108.9 231.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 7 64.0* 189.1* 2 107.7 254.1
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 3 ** ** 8 10.2 10.1
TOTAL DEATHS   67 612.9 1093.2   489.0 991.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 17 170.6* 351.4* 1 103.0 178.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 7 70.2* 164.5* 2 76.3 173.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 3 ** ** 5 20.7 43.6
TOTAL DEATHS   45 451.5 999.7   387.8 749.6
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 27 129.2 285.5 1 106.1 201.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 19 90.9* 118.8* 3 47.6 57.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 14 67.0* 176.4* 2 92.6 212.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 12 57.4* 55.2* 6 19.4 20.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   112 535.9 1068.2   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 Northwest Arctic

1997-1999
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 142.0* 155.9* 3 63.0 72.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 104.1* 228.3* 2 105.8 225.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 9 85.2* 80.2* 4 29.3 32.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 8 75.7* 250.6* 1 106.4 257.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 6 20.2 59.3
TOTAL DEATHS   64 605.8 1157.6   478.3 994.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 10 101.7* 205.9* 1 97.9 175.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 7 71.2* 180.4* 2 72.5 180.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 3 ** ** 5 20.5 46.1
TOTAL DEATHS   39 396.5 908.4   369.7 761.6
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 21 102.9 217.1 1 102.0 197.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 16 78.4* 108.1* 3 44.0 52.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 15 73.5* 211.3* 2 90.2 220.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 11 53.9* 50.6* 6 19.3 20.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 29.4* 54.8* 5 20.3 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   103 504.9 1043.5   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 Northwest Arctic

1996-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 15 143.7* 290.3* 1 109.6 238.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 2 13 124.6* 127.8* 4 32.7 35.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 115.0* 121.8* 3 66.8 74.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 4 9 86.2* 208.9* 2 106.1 269.5
TOTAL DEATHS   70 670.8 1223.2   484.1 1023.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 12 124.5* 243.6* 1 99.0 181.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 11 114.1* 344.8* 2 70.6 184.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 4 ** ** 5 20.6 46.7
TOTAL DEATHS   44 456.5 1041.8   363.0 768.3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 27 134.5 266.6 1 104.5 207.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 20 99.6 298.2 2 89.1 227.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 15 74.7* 77.9* 5 21.2 22.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 13 64.8* 69.4* 3 46.0 54.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 6 29.9* 60.5* 6 18.9 49.1
TOTAL DEATHS   114 567.9 1160.5   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 Northwest Arctic

1995-1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 14 135.4* 136.1* 3 74.1 82.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 2 13 125.7* 129.2* 4 32.6 34.5
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 12 116.1* 422.1* 2 106.0 283.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 4 11 106.4* 240.1* 1 107.1 241.0
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 4 ** ** 10 7.7 24.9
TOTAL DEATHS   72 696.5 1412.2   494.0 1068.0
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 9 94.6* 313.6* 2 71.0 188.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 7 73.6* 182.8* 1 94.7 179.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 4 ** ** 3 27.7 76.7
TOTAL DEATHS   40 420.7 1061.7   356.8 771.9
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 21 105.8 361.7 2 89.2 235.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 18 90.7* 218.9* 1 101.2 207.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 16 80.6* 84.5* 3 50.6 58.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 15 75.6* 80.0* 5 20.9 21.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 4 23.1 73.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 5 ** ** 10 7.7 23.3
TOTAL DEATHS   112 564.3 1261.3   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 Northwest Arctic

1994-1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 1 17 164.3* 171.5* 4 35.0 35.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 15 145.0* 437.6* 2 105.6 253.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 14 135.3* 435.1* 1 106.9 300.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 13 125.7* 123.7* 3 79.6 89.8
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 5 ** ** 10 8.3 26.9
TOTAL DEATHS   84 811.9 1864.2   489.8 1088.1
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 11 117.0* 358.8* 2 69.3 184.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 9 95.8* 179.2* 1 91.8 180.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 5 ** ** 4 25.6 33.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 4 ** ** 3 29.2 82.5
TOTAL DEATHS   45 478.8 1058.4   351.7 776.9
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 25 126.6 403.6 2 88.9 239.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 24 121.6 285.8 1 99.0 213.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 18 91.2* 97.1* 5 22.0 22.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 18 91.2* 91.2* 3 53.8 62.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 6 30.4* 112.9* 4 22.7 74.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 6 30.4* 91.2* 10 8.0 23.8
TOTAL DEATHS   129 653.4 1431.1   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 Northwest Arctic

1993-1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
Males Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 1 16 153.6* 148.7* 4 35.9 36.1
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 15 144.0* 528.6* 1 108.1 314.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 15 144.0* 444.2* 2 102.7 257.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 15 144.0* 158.4* 3 76.8 85.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 4 ** ** 5 17.6 57.0
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 4 ** ** 10 8.5 30.7
TOTAL DEATHS   87 835.1 1935.1   483.3 1105.9
Females Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 8 85.8* 76.6* 3 26.2 33.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 7 75.1* 199.4* 2 65.2 182.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 7 75.1* 129.7* 1 85.9 176.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 5 ** ** 4 25.8 75.0
Assault (Homicide) (E960-E969) 5 3 ** ** 10 5.0 5.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.2 23.7
TOTAL DEATHS   44 471.7 883.5   336.4 758.8
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 23 116.5 111.1 3 52.7 60.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 22 111.4 337.9 2 87.7 244.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 22 111.4 262.4 1 94.7 213.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 17 86.1* 84.0* 4 22.8 23.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 8 40.5* 122.9* 5 21.3 70.9
TOTAL DEATHS   131 663.5 1341.9   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 Northwest Arctic

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 25 239.4 245.8 3 79.1 88.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 16 153.2* 504.6* 2 99.0 269.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 15 143.6* 485.0* 1 107.3 319.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 15 143.6* 141.4* 4 36.8 39.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 5 ** ** 6 15.1 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   101 967.1 2112.4   469.3 1103.7
Females Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 9 97.3* 92.6* 3 26.9 33.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 7 75.7* 122.4* 1 84.8 180.2
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 6 64.9* 178.2* 2 63.9 183.5
Assault (Homicide) (E960-E969) 4 3 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   42 454.3 769.4   329.2 753.4
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 34 172.7 168.1 3 54.3 62.0
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 23 116.8 273.5 1 92.3 219.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 21 106.7 314.3 2 86.7 247.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 16 81.3* 80.2* 4 23.4 24.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 6 30.5* 77.5* 5 19.1 62.4
TOTAL DEATHS   143 726.3 1357.5   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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