Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West

2009-2013
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 57.4* 190.2* 1 128.9 172.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 39.5* 99.0* 2 99.0 144.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 7 25.1* 44.4* 3 50.2 54.9
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 4 ** ** 7 13.7 19.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 5 24.3 40.8
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 8 12.0 12.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 4 26.4 41.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 6 21.8 21.7
TOTAL DEATHS   68 244.0 761.0   531.0 742.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 97.4* 259.3* 1 119.7 149.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 3 ** ** 7 11.8 16.2
TOTAL DEATHS   32 346.3 1001.5   476.8 633.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 9 48.3* 238.4* 2 120.6 187.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 7 37.6* 138.6* 1 137.4 201.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 3 64.4 69.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 3 ** ** 4 33.5 33.9
TOTAL DEATHS   36 193.3 517.5   581.0 857.2
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 Aleutians West

2008-2012
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 48.7* 162.7* 1 126.3 175.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 10 37.4* 68.8* 2 98.1 147.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 6 22.5* 14.8* 6 21.9 21.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 22.5* 43.6* 3 50.3 55.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 7 13.4 19.7
TOTAL DEATHS   65 243.4 742.6   524.4 754.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 8 90.6* 253.5* 1 115.9 149.0
Diabetes (E10-E14) 2 4 ** ** 7 12.4 17.5
TOTAL DEATHS   27 305.8 887.8   470.0 641.7
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 8 44.8* 297.4* 2 117.9 189.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 6 33.6* 21.1* 4 33.8 34.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 5 ** ** 1 136.0 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 4 ** ** 3 65.7 71.4
TOTAL DEATHS   38 212.6 867.4   574.7 874.2
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 Aleutians West

2007-2011
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 15 58.7* 150.3* 1 125.7 179.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 43.1* 117.8* 2 96.8 152.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 7 27.4* 53.0* 3 50.7 55.9
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 4 5 ** ** 8 11.2 11.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.3 44.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 13.5 20.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 6 21.8 21.7
TOTAL DEATHS   64 250.6 745.3   519.3 767.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 8 94.0* 194.1* 1 115.9 153.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 4 ** ** 2 77.1 115.7
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 3 ** ** 7 12.6 18.1
TOTAL DEATHS   26 305.4 829.3   465.5 653.1
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 41.1* 44.5* 2 115.0 192.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 7 41.1* 112.7* 1 134.8 212.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 3 67.7 73.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 4 ** ** 4 33.3 34.1
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 8 12.2 12.7
TOTAL DEATHS   38 223.2 709.9   569.0 890.0
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 Aleutians West

2006-2010
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 48.2* 141.0* 1 123.1 180.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 44.2* 115.3* 2 95.2 156.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 36.1* 62.1* 3 49.4 54.9
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 4 6 24.1* 15.8* 9 9.8 10.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 5 ** ** 6 21.8 21.7
TOTAL DEATHS   64 256.9 721.4   512.1 777.8
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 5 ** ** 2 78.3 121.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 5 ** ** 1 116.9 160.1
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 3 3 ** ** 8 9.4 9.7
TOTAL DEATHS   23 273.5 643.2   463.2 667.9
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 7 42.4* 126.1* 1 128.7 206.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 7 42.4* 32.3* 3 67.5 74.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 6 36.4* 33.6* 2 110.8 193.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 4 33.3 34.1
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 8 10.1 10.7
TOTAL DEATHS   41 248.5 1306.6   557.2 897.5
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 Aleutians West

2005-2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 52.5* 166.1* 2 93.7 158.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 44.4* 144.9* 1 120.0 180.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 44.4* 111.1* 3 48.4 53.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 24.2* 59.2* 6 21.0 21.1
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 9.3 10.1
TOTAL DEATHS   68 274.7 840.6   502.0 777.9
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 82.4* 232.7* 2 77.0 124.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 5 ** ** 1 114.1 160.1
TOTAL DEATHS   24 282.4 714.8   454.2 669.4
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 9 55.4* 137.7* 3 66.8 72.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 6 36.9* 47.9* 2 109.1 196.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 6 36.9* 407.3* 4 32.1 33.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 36.9* 127.6* 1 125.4 206.0
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.5 10.4
TOTAL DEATHS   44 270.7 1521.9   546.1 895.4
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 Aleutians West

2004-2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 12 47.5* 195.1* 2 90.9 158.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 47.5* 131.6* 1 116.4 180.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 39.6* 73.9* 3 48.3 53.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 23.8* 61.9* 6 21.6 21.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.0 8.8
TOTAL DEATHS   64 253.4 813.1   491.1 776.4
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 80.1* 231.9* 2 74.9 124.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 68.6* 121.4* 1 109.9 158.1
TOTAL DEATHS   22 251.6 523.4   440.3 662.8
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 9 54.5* 139.4* 3 68.0 75.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 6 36.3* 536.5* 4 33.0 34.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 36.3* 149.2* 1 122.4 209.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 5 ** ** 2 105.8 195.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 9 8.3 9.4
TOTAL DEATHS   42 254.3 1962.7   538.3 899.5
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 Aleutians West

2003-2007
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 17 65.3* 280.2* 2 93.4 167.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 15 57.6* 92.7* 3 48.5 53.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 46.1* 92.2* 1 114.0 182.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 6 20.6 20.9
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.0 9.1
TOTAL DEATHS   72 276.7 851.0   487.2 790.7
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 76.7* 229.1* 2 76.5 131.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 65.8* 116.9* 1 106.8 158.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 3 ** ** 4 28.7 32.3
TOTAL DEATHS   25 274.1 527.4   436.7 675.7
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 12 71.0* 162.2* 3 67.0 74.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 10 59.2* 942.0* 2 109.1 208.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 6 35.5* 61.3* 1 120.6 212.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 3 ** ** 5 22.9 52.2
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 4 3 ** ** 9 8.6 10.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 3 ** ** 4 31.3 33.1
TOTAL DEATHS   47 278.1 2541.1   534.1 916.3
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 Aleutians West

2002-2006
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 49.1* 191.6* 2 93.8 172.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 13 49.1* 81.2* 3 48.8 54.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 45.4* 104.1* 1 111.5 183.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 6 20.3 20.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.2 54.3
TOTAL DEATHS   65 245.7 785.3   479.7 795.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 5 ** ** 1 103.8 157.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 4 ** ** 2 74.7 131.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 3 ** ** 4 28.2 31.8
TOTAL DEATHS   22 235.8 399.1   427.2 674.9
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 10 58.4* 146.9* 3 68.0 76.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 9 52.6* 963.6* 2 111.6 218.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 7 40.9* 88.4* 1 118.7 217.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.6 52.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 4 30.2 31.7
TOTAL DEATHS   43 251.2 2589.6   528.7 926.2
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 Aleutians West

2001-2005
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 48.8* 247.3* 2 95.9 179.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 48.8* 113.0* 1 109.8 186.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 41.3* 74.1* 3 50.5 56.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 22.5* 176.0* 4 26.1 56.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 6 19.6 19.9
TOTAL DEATHS   63 236.5 888.9   474.9 803.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 5 ** ** 1 100.8 156.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 4 ** ** 2 75.1 134.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 3 ** ** 4 29.7 33.1
TOTAL DEATHS   25 265.3 636.5   419.2 676.2
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 9 52.3* 716.1* 2 115.3 231.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 8 46.5* 106.3* 1 118.2 225.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 8 46.5* 133.1* 3 69.9 78.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.4 55.6
TOTAL DEATHS   38 220.7 1461.7   526.8 943.7
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 Aleutians West

2000-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 48.7* 129.2* 1 110.7 193.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 41.2* 238.8* 2 96.9 188.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 37.5* 30.9* 3 52.0 58.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 22.5* 172.9* 4 26.2 58.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.0 46.6
TOTAL DEATHS   62 232.2 892.6   473.2 823.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 102.8 163.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 3 ** ** 2 77.9 145.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 3 ** ** 4 30.1 34.2
TOTAL DEATHS   23 243.4 671.1   416.2 692.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 52.2* 117.4* 1 118.2 233.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 46.4* 493.1* 2 114.7 239.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 7 40.6* 34.3* 3 72.5 83.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.4 57.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 6 21.6 56.0
TOTAL DEATHS   39 226.1 1211.3   526.5 967.8
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 Aleutians West

1999-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 56.4* 50.9* 3 51.9 59.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 13 48.8* 176.4* 1 108.9 195.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 10 37.6* 201.7* 2 97.4 199.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 22.5 50.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.5 62.9
TOTAL DEATHS   66 248.0 889.3   467.7 845.5
Females Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 5 ** ** 4 29.6 34.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 3 ** ** 2 79.7 156.4
TOTAL DEATHS   23 237.2 683.5   413.5 717.1
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 11 65.0* 273.7* 1 114.4 231.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 10 59.1* 56.4* 3 72.7 84.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 7 41.4* 275.8* 2 113.9 247.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 5 22.3 59.9
TOTAL DEATHS   43 254.2 1158.6   518.1 986.0
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 Aleutians West

1998-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 14 52.8* 262.1* 1 107.3 197.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 41.5* 46.0* 3 50.3 58.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 26.4* 160.7* 5 21.5 49.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 6 22.6* 150.3* 2 94.7 202.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 4 25.9 64.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 3 ** ** 7 12.2 23.7
TOTAL DEATHS   58 218.6 896.6   453.7 847.3
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 102.4 171.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 27.8 33.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 3 ** ** 5 22.2 44.0
TOTAL DEATHS   23 231.4 798.9   398.2 720.1
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 10 60.3* 330.0* 2 111.9 231.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 7 42.2* 36.7* 3 71.3 82.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 4 ** ** 6 20.9 58.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 4 ** ** 1 112.5 252.6
TOTAL DEATHS   35 211.0 934.7   505.1 984.2
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 Aleutians West

1997-2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 56.1* 72.0* 3 48.3 56.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 14 52.4* 275.5* 1 105.3 199.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 9 33.7* 233.8* 5 21.1 50.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 7 26.2* 180.1* 2 94.5 215.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 7 12.2 25.5
TOTAL DEATHS   67 250.7 1109.6   443.8 867.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 101.1 174.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 26.8 32.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 3 ** ** 6 13.0 26.4
TOTAL DEATHS   23 224.9 809.9   386.9 738.0
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 11 66.7* 83.3* 3 68.3 79.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 10 60.6* 374.6* 2 109.3 230.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 42.4* 360.6* 6 20.9 60.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 5 ** ** 1 110.5 259.9
TOTAL DEATHS   44 266.7 1333.2   496.5 1005.1
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 Aleutians West

1996-2000
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 18 66.3* 88.5* 3 48.0 57.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 13 47.9* 276.0* 1 105.3 204.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 8 29.5* 185.6* 5 20.2 50.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 29.5* 176.2* 2 90.9 219.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 11.7 25.8
TOTAL DEATHS   73 269.0 1070.6   435.8 885.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 101.2 180.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 25.0 31.9
TOTAL DEATHS   20 188.8 622.1   377.8 759.3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 14 84.6* 111.4* 3 69.2 81.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 9 54.4* 361.7* 1 109.1 235.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 42.3* 357.5* 6 19.7 57.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 7 42.3* 243.1* 2 105.4 258.0
TOTAL DEATHS   53 320.4 1499.1   489.4 1014.4
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 Aleutians West

1995-1999
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 19 69.5* 146.3* 3 48.0 56.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 40.3* 252.6* 1 101.7 203.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 9 32.9* 140.1* 2 89.7 225.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 22.0* 121.9* 6 19.6 50.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 10.8 25.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 5 19.9 21.2
TOTAL DEATHS   69 252.5 961.0   427.9 897.7
Females Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 24.2 31.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 3 ** ** 1 96.6 178.2
TOTAL DEATHS   17 155.0* 442.2*   365.1 768.1
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 91.7* 266.6* 3 70.0 79.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 48.9* 263.6* 1 106.6 270.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 8 48.9* 331.8* 2 106.5 233.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 6 19.5 57.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 4 30.7 33.3
TOTAL DEATHS   52 317.9 1501.6   485.6 1025.6
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 Aleutians West

1994-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 18 64.4* 151.4* 3 49.2 57.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 15 53.7* 266.7* 1 100.6 207.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 12 42.9* 169.4* 2 89.4 234.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 7 25.1* 129.1* 6 18.2 47.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (571) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.4 11.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 5 21.7 22.8
TOTAL DEATHS   73 261.2 928.0   423.2 910.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 6 53.3* 177.4* 1 94.1 178.4
TOTAL DEATHS   19 168.8* 433.5*   354.7 767.2
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 16 95.9* 311.6* 3 71.6 80.0
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 10 59.9* 295.0* 1 107.9 287.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 53.9* 313.4* 2 106.6 242.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 36.0* 229.0* 6 18.0 55.3
TOTAL DEATHS   54 323.6 1395.5   486.1 1053.5
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 Aleutians West

1993-1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 17 53.1* 120.0* 3 51.0 58.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 13 40.6* 158.7* 2 87.9 239.1
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 13 40.6* 167.9* 1 98.5 211.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 5 ** ** 6 17.9 49.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 4 ** ** 4 22.2 22.9
TOTAL DEATHS   73 228.0 797.6   419.6 921.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 4 ** ** 1 91.0 179.2
TOTAL DEATHS   15 116.9* 336.3*   347.0 766.5
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 16 83.4* 273.8* 3 74.5 82.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 11 57.3* 271.6* 1 105.6 293.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 46.9* 255.5* 2 105.4 250.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 5 ** ** 6 17.7 56.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 4 34.6 36.0
TOTAL DEATHS   58 302.3 1252.3   486.0 1082.9
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West

1992-1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 16 43.8* 197.8* 2 87.6 242.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 13 35.6* 87.5* 3 54.3 62.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 24.6* 92.4* 1 95.9 216.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 4 ** ** 4 22.3 23.2
Congenital Malformations (740-759) 5 3 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   66 180.7 634.9   413.9 924.7
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 4 ** ** 2 66.1 182.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 3 ** ** 1 88.7 181.6
TOTAL DEATHS   15 102.6* 287.8*   340.9 765.4
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 13 59.4* 196.6* 3 79.7 89.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 12 54.8* 298.7* 1 107.1 308.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 6 27.4* 148.0* 2 102.5 260.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 35.2 36.8
TOTAL DEATHS   51 233.0 993.9   480.3 1092.7
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 Aleutians West

1991-1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 18 44.5* 181.3* 2 86.8 246.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 14 34.6* 90.8* 3 55.4 63.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 12 29.7* 101.1* 1 91.9 215.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 3 ** ** 6 16.1 46.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 21.9 22.5
TOTAL DEATHS   74 182.9 655.0   404.8 922.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 5 ** ** 1 84.7 179.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 4 ** ** 2 62.4 177.7
TOTAL DEATHS   17 105.0* 319.8*   327.5 750.7
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 14 57.7* 260.2* 1 109.0 325.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 14 57.7* 205.9* 3 80.7 90.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 7 28.9* 155.5* 2 98.5 258.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 34.7 35.8
TOTAL DEATHS   57 235.0 1008.4   474.8 1108.9
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West

1990-1994
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 18 40.7* 192.2* 2 84.6 245.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 14 31.6* 130.4* 1 90.0 217.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 27.1* 28.4* 3 56.7 64.7
TOTAL DEATHS   76 171.7 706.8   398.9 924.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 6 35.1* 89.4* 1 83.5 183.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 4 ** ** 2 60.3 176.0
TOTAL DEATHS   19 111.1* 415.9*   318.9 744.2
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 14 51.5* 251.9* 1 106.5 325.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 11 40.5* 42.8* 3 83.7 93.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 8 29.4* 174.7* 2 95.9 259.5
TOTAL DEATHS   57 209.8 983.7   471.0 1121.9

1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Last updated: 01/21/15