Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2007-2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 35 135.2 143.8 1 126.0 182.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 25 96.6 107.5 2 94.9 151.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 18 69.5* 81.8* 5 23.8 43.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 15 57.9* 56.8* 3 50.0 55.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 12 46.4* 49.5* 4 26.8 46.5
TOTAL DEATHS   169 652.8 714.1   515.6 764.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 148.3* 141.3* 1 117.1 161.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 2 11 85.8* 78.1* 5 25.3 41.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 10 78.0* 77.7* 2 77.3 120.1
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 4 3 ** ** 6 14.7 26.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 4 27.1 43.7
TOTAL DEATHS   78 608.7 572.7   460.3 663.0
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 122.4* 168.7* 1 134.4 208.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 15 114.7* 155.7* 2 111.6 182.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 99.4* 92.7* 3 69.5 75.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 9 68.8* 80.6* 5 26.5 49.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 53.5* 86.7* 6 22.3 44.1
TOTAL DEATHS   91 696.0 887.1   568.1 865.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2006-2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 42 160.0 167.9 1 121.9 180.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 23 87.6 94.3 2 92.0 154.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 18 68.6* 83.8* 4 24.6 45.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 17 64.8* 68.7* 3 49.2 54.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 14 53.3* 62.8* 5 24.3 42.5
TOTAL DEATHS   187 712.3 785.8   508.4 773.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 20 153.9 151.0 1 116.1 162.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 10 77.0* 79.5* 2 77.2 124.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 69.3* 72.2* 4 26.4 44.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 25.8 41.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.1 8.9
TOTAL DEATHS   79 608.0 617.8   453.9 668.9
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 165.9 198.0 1 127.4 202.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 15 113.1* 124.5* 3 70.6 77.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 13 98.0* 100.3* 2 106.1 184.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 67.9* 98.7* 5 22.9 45.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 9 67.9* 77.4* 5 22.9 45.0
TOTAL DEATHS   108 814.4 966.0   560.3 879.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2005-2007
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 43 161.9 177.9 1 116.4 177.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 27 101.7 117.9 2 92.2 159.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 15 56.5* 67.6* 4 25.2 48.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 15 56.5* 68.0* 5 23.2 41.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 14 52.7* 55.9* 3 48.7 53.4
TOTAL DEATHS   182 685.2 776.8   496.5 773.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 121.2* 122.9* 1 110.4 158.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 83.3* 91.6* 2 75.4 126.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 7 53.0* 53.1* 4 27.3 47.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 53.0* 61.7* 5 25.4 41.3
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 5 ** ** 6 14.0 27.0
TOTAL DEATHS   76 575.5 603.0   443.3 667.4
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 27 202.2 247.5 1 122.0 199.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 119.8* 137.4* 2 108.2 193.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 13 97.3* 110.3* 3 67.9 74.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 8 59.9* 84.2* 5 23.1 49.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 8 59.9* 70.2* 6 21.2 43.0
TOTAL DEATHS   106 793.7 954.6   546.8 884.5
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2004-2006
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 42 156.9 183.1 1 111.7 176.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 31 115.8 139.1 2 91.7 161.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 67.2* 71.4* 3 47.3 52.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 11 41.1* 55.6* 5 21.7 39.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 33.6* 40.9* 4 26.2 50.8
TOTAL DEATHS   172 642.6 744.8   480.3 765.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 120.2* 125.2* 1 104.3 155.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 13 97.7* 108.2* 2 73.5 124.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 8 60.1* 71.9* 5 23.8 39.1
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 4 5 ** ** 7 12.7 25.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 3 29.2 51.2
TOTAL DEATHS   75 563.5 603.5   426.2 655.1
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 26 193.2 253.8 1 118.8 203.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 133.8* 174.6* 2 108.9 199.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 104.0* 123.1* 3 67.0 75.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 6 44.6* 41.0* 7 16.7 27.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 5 ** ** 4 31.3 32.5
TOTAL DEATHS   97 720.9 891.0   531.5 882.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2003-2005
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 38 142.5 183.8 1 110.6 180.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 33 123.8 163.8 2 95.0 170.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 17 63.8* 66.2* 3 48.2 53.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 10 37.5* 46.2* 4 27.0 55.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 30.0* 42.8* 5 22.4 42.6
TOTAL DEATHS   153 573.8 717.7   477.4 779.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 98.2* 111.3* 1 100.0 151.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 12 90.7* 109.0* 2 75.2 130.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 52.9* 64.0* 5 22.9 38.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 3 30.7 55.6
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 5 3 ** ** 6 12.7 25.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 3 ** ** 4 28.7 31.8
TOTAL DEATHS   66 498.6 567.4   421.5 662.5
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 25 186.2 269.4 1 120.6 216.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 21 156.4 236.7 2 113.7 213.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 14 104.2* 115.2* 3 66.7 75.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 7 52.1* 57.5* 7 16.6 27.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 23.4 53.2
TOTAL DEATHS   87 647.8 870.0   530.3 903.9
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2002-2004
  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 35 132.0 176.2 2 94.7 174.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 34 128.2 165.7 1 111.4 186.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 15 56.6* 62.5* 3 50.6 56.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 11 41.5* 56.7* 4 26.3 55.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 21.9 44.3
TOTAL DEATHS   139 524.3 685.0   476.6 794.4
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 15 114.6* 136.1* 2 73.8 131.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 15 114.6* 133.8* 1 100.6 155.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 6 45.8* 54.4* 3 30.3 57.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.4 39.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 4 ** ** 4 29.1 33.1
TOTAL DEATHS   64 489.0 572.4   417.6 671.7
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 20 149.0 230.9 2 114.3 221.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 19 141.5* 193.7* 1 121.5 226.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 81.9* 95.9* 3 70.8 79.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 5 22.6 51.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 16.8 29.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 4 31.1 33.1
TOTAL DEATHS   75 558.7 799.7   532.1 923.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2001-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 39 147.7 196.5 2 100.0 191.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 32 121.2 158.4 1 110.6 189.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 41.6* 45.9* 3 52.7 58.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 34.1* 46.9* 4 26.0 58.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.7 48.0
TOTAL DEATHS   137 518.7 698.7   479.7 825.4
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 17 131.0* 156.4* 2 78.1 143.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 14 107.8* 126.7* 1 101.7 160.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 4 ** ** 4 30.7 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 4 ** ** 5 23.5 42.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 3 ** ** 3 31.1 34.8
TOTAL DEATHS   66 508.4 603.9   421.5 695.5
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 22 163.8 235.2 1 120.7 248.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 18 134.0* 199.1* 2 119.0 228.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 8 59.6* 67.2* 3 73.1 81.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 6 21.6 55.0
TOTAL DEATHS   71 528.6 788.2   534.4 967.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

2000-2002
  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 40 151.8 203.6 2 97.6 197.0
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 33 125.2 173.3 1 110.5 196.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 12 45.5* 69.7* 4 25.6 59.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 9 34.1* 38.0* 3 54.4 61.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 6 22.8* 24.3* 6 19.4 19.6
TOTAL DEATHS   144 546.4 750.4   471.1 836.1
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 18 139.4* 166.4* 2 78.0 151.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 14 108.5* 130.8* 1 104.3 168.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 8 62.0* 80.0* 4 29.5 58.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 5 22.6 42.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 3 ** ** 3 30.9 35.3
TOTAL DEATHS   67 519.1 625.2   411.0 700.0
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 22 163.6 239.2 2 116.1 250.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 19 141.3* 229.4* 1 116.4 234.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 44.6* 46.5* 3 76.4 87.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 4 29.5 30.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 5 22.0 60.1
TOTAL DEATHS   77 572.6 880.3   527.5 990.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1999-2001
  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 38 144.8 203.7 2 97.3 208.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 35 133.4 185.7 1 106.9 197.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 15 57.2* 89.2* 4 26.7 66.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 8 30.5* 46.4* 5 22.6 51.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 8 30.5* 31.9* 3 52.3 60.7
TOTAL DEATHS   156 594.4 849.6   457.8 858.9
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 17 132.4* 167.5* 2 82.1 169.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 16 124.6* 146.8* 1 103.3 173.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 70.1* 89.3* 3 31.0 66.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 22.5 44.7
TOTAL DEATHS   74 576.3 720.2   404.6 730.7
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 21 156.7 238.8 1 111.4 253.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 19 141.8* 238.2* 2 110.2 230.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 6 44.8* 87.8* 5 22.7 65.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 44.8* 48.5* 3 74.0 88.3
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 11.5 23.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 4 27.4 28.5
TOTAL DEATHS   82 611.8 1002.3   507.3 1002.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1998-2000
  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 38 144.8 224.0 2 92.7 212.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 28 106.7 158.5 1 106.1 201.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 16 61.0* 100.9* 4 26.5 69.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 9 34.3* 35.5* 3 47.6 57.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 30.5* 46.4* 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   150 571.7 871.6   440.0 867.3
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 16 124.6* 171.6* 2 76.4 173.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 85.7* 105.0* 1 103.0 178.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 9 70.1* 91.7* 3 31.2 73.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 46.7* 63.1* 5 20.7 43.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 4 ** ** 7 8.8 20.9
TOTAL DEATHS   68 529.6 700.7   387.6 749.1
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 22 164.2 288.0 2 107.7 254.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 17 126.9* 235.3* 1 108.9 231.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 67.2* 68.2* 3 68.1 81.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 7 52.2* 106.2* 5 22.1 64.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 6 44.8* 41.8* 4 29.9 32.0
TOTAL DEATHS   82 612.0 1089.5   488.6 990.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1997-1999
  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 36 137.9 223.0 2 90.3 220.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 24 91.9 125.6 1 102.0 197.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 17 65.1* 108.9* 4 24.7 69.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 13 49.8* 59.8* 3 44.1 52.5
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 10 38.3* 84.6* 9 7.9 24.4
TOTAL DEATHS   144 551.5 865.7   426.0 878.7
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 102.0* 152.8* 2 72.8 181.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 12 94.1* 110.2* 1 97.9 175.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 8 62.8* 87.9* 3 28.1 72.2
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 4 7 54.9* 88.0* 7 8.8 24.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 20.5 46.1
TOTAL DEATHS   67 525.7 715.2   369.7 761.6
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 23 172.1 296.2 1 106.4 257.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 12 89.8* 159.5* 2 105.8 225.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 12 89.8* 117.8* 3 63.1 72.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 9 67.3* 126.2* 5 21.5 65.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 4 29.3 32.8
TOTAL DEATHS   77 576.1 1059.9   478.0 993.2
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1996-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 37 141.9 247.6 2 89.1 227.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 27 103.5 154.6 1 104.5 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 16 61.3* 71.7* 3 46.1 54.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 15 57.5* 99.1* 4 23.2 68.4
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 9 34.5* 76.4* 10 7.5 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   145 556.0 878.3   425.9 896.5
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 17 133.8* 192.1* 2 70.7 184.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 11 86.6* 110.0* 1 99.0 181.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 7 55.1* 83.8* 3 27.5 71.8
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 3 7 55.1* 83.3* 8 8.0 23.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 4 ** ** 5 20.6 46.7
TOTAL DEATHS   65 511.6 696.0   363.0 768.3
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 20 149.5 284.8 2 106.1 269.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 16 119.6* 232.7* 1 109.6 238.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 14 104.7* 133.4* 3 66.9 75.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 8 59.8* 95.1* 5 19.3 63.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 5 ** ** 4 32.7 35.8
TOTAL DEATHS   80 598.1 1060.8   483.9 1022.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1995-1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 38 144.9 251.3 2 89.3 235.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 37 141.1 210.6 1 101.2 207.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 15 57.2* 68.2* 3 50.6 58.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 12 45.8* 78.7* 4 23.1 73.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 7 26.7* 51.7* 10 7.7 23.3
TOTAL DEATHS   151 575.8 915.1   428.4 919.7
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 16 125.6* 172.7* 2 71.1 188.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 16 125.6* 173.0* 1 94.7 179.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 6 47.1* 73.2* 3 27.7 76.7
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 3 6 47.1* 70.1* 8 7.6 21.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 3 ** ** 4 25.1 32.3
TOTAL DEATHS   65 510.2 694.2   356.9 772.1
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 22 163.1 335.6 2 106.0 283.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 21 155.7 240.0 1 107.1 241.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 89.0* 120.4* 3 74.1 82.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 44.5* 66.7* 6 18.8 67.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 4 32.6 34.5
TOTAL DEATHS   86 637.7 1128.6   494.0 1068.0
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1994-1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 41 155.0 275.4 2 88.9 239.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 38 143.6 226.1 1 99.0 213.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 45.4* 48.5* 3 53.8 62.8
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 4 8 30.2* 57.7* 10 8.0 23.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 7 26.5* 48.2* 4 22.7 74.1
TOTAL DEATHS   151 570.7 930.1   423.8 930.6
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 18 140.1* 196.1* 2 69.3 184.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 16 124.6* 166.6* 1 91.8 180.7
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 3 7 54.5* 73.0* 8 7.6 21.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 4 ** ** 3 29.2 82.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 4 ** ** 5 17.6 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   66 513.9 711.0   351.7 776.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 23 168.9 369.4 1 106.9 300.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 22 161.6 279.5 2 105.6 253.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 9 66.1* 63.0* 3 79.6 89.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 4 ** ** 4 35.0 35.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 3 ** ** 6 16.7 61.9
TOTAL DEATHS   85 624.3 1119.8   489.7 1087.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1993-1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 36 133.9 235.9 2 87.7 244.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 31 115.3 181.8 1 94.7 213.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 13 48.3* 54.4* 3 52.7 60.3
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 4 9 33.5* 64.0* 10 8.3 27.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 8 29.7* 57.8* 6 16.8 47.1
TOTAL DEATHS   143 531.8 870.7   413.2 926.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 15 115.5* 152.0* 1 86.0 176.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 11 84.7* 116.4* 2 65.2 182.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 6 46.2* 81.9* 5 16.0 39.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 3 6 46.2* 60.5* 8 8.2 23.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 3 ** ** 3 26.2 33.3
TOTAL DEATHS   62 477.5 656.3   336.6 758.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 25 179.7 406.7 1 108.1 314.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 16 115.0* 195.1* 2 102.6 257.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 10 71.9* 91.3* 3 76.8 85.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 4 3 ** ** 10 8.5 30.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 35.9 36.1
TOTAL DEATHS   81 582.4 1134.3   483.0 1105.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Sitka

1992-1994
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 33 121.8 218.7 2 86.7 247.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 26 96.0 162.0 1 92.3 219.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 18 66.5* 73.6* 3 54.3 62.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 10 36.9* 69.8* 6 15.9 46.4
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 7 25.8* 54.2* 10 7.9 27.0
TOTAL DEATHS   143 528.0 861.8   402.6 920.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 12 92.1* 121.9* 1 84.9 180.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 10 76.8* 111.8* 2 63.9 183.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 8 61.4* 105.2* 5 16.8 42.8
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 4 4 ** ** 8 7.7 23.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 4 ** ** 3 26.9 33.5
TOTAL DEATHS   64 491.3 679.7   329.3 753.6
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 23 163.6 376.7 1 107.3 319.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 14 99.6* 215.1* 2 98.9 269.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 14 99.6* 138.4* 3 79.1 88.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 4 ** ** 4 36.8 39.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 3 ** ** 5 16.0 61.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 3 ** ** 10 8.1 31.0
TOTAL DEATHS   79 562.0 1161.2   469.0 1102.9

1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11