Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2009
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 334 114.9 173.6 1 128.7 184.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 261 89.8 135.9 2 102.6 155.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 115 39.6 42.3 3 49.0 54.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 67 23.1 42.4 4 28.2 49.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 65 22.4 38.4 5 23.4 40.6
TOTAL DEATHS   1358 467.0 701.4   521.2 758.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 167 115.1 182.4 1 118.3 162.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 108 74.4 139.4 2 79.9 121.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 39 26.9 54.2 5 26.0 41.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 36 24.8 54.2 4 28.9 49.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 35 24.1 29.1 3 33.0 37.5
TOTAL DEATHS   652 449.3 771.1   471.6 669.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 167 114.8 166.2 1 138.4 207.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 152 104.5 138.8 2 124.0 191.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 80 55.0 56.4 3 64.0 69.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 34 23.4 22.7 4 30.6 30.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 31 21.3 32.5 5 27.5 47.6
TOTAL DEATHS   704 483.9 656.9   567.9 843.9
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: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2008
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 354 124.7 181.8 1 125.5 180.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 241 84.9 142.3 2 91.8 146.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 121 42.6 47.8 3 48.5 54.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 67 23.6 41.9 5 24.9 43.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 64 22.5 40.5 4 26.7 44.9
TOTAL DEATHS   1347 474.4 725.2   512.8 760.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 174 122.6 161.7 1 117.1 157.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 105 74.0 115.7 2 76.4 116.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 36 25.4 30.8 5 23.7 28.4
Alzheimer's Disease (G30) 4 34 24.0 43.5 6 17.4 31.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 30 21.1 31.4 4 25.8 39.0
TOTAL DEATHS   621 437.5 630.0   453.9 650.0
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 180 126.8 207.2 1 133.5 208.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 136 95.8 173.7 2 106.5 179.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 85 59.9 65.0 3 72.4 80.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 39 27.5 52.2 6 23.3 44.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 34 23.9 55.2 5 27.6 52.8
TOTAL DEATHS   726 511.3 828.9   569.2 871.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2007
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 326 115.2 177.6 1 123.8 183.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 229 80.9 136.9 2 90.1 150.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 118 41.7 45.4 3 52.5 57.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 68 24.0 46.2 4 25.6 45.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 63 22.3 46.0 5 23.1 45.2
TOTAL DEATHS   1361 481.0 751.0   512.8 776.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 159 112.8 160.8 1 115.9 162.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 95 67.4 110.9 2 75.4 123.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 41 29.1 48.9 4 26.6 43.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 36 25.5 44.6 5 23.3 40.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 34 24.1 26.2 3 31.8 36.6
TOTAL DEATHS   634 449.8 667.8   455.3 670.0
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 167 117.6 200.7 1 131.0 208.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 134 94.3 164.4 2 104.1 175.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 84 59.1 64.5 3 72.3 75.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 38 26.8 29.4 4 35.3 38.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 27 19.0 47.6 6 22.9 49.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 27 19.0 43.1 5 24.6 48.3
TOTAL DEATHS   727 511.9 838.4   567.2 881.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2006
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 296 104.5 172.8 1 116.4 177.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 251 88.6 167.6 2 94.0 165.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 91 32.1 37.3 3 46.6 52.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 67 23.6 44.1 4 25.9 47.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 42 14.8 28.2 5 20.7 37.5
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 42 14.8 25.4 7 16.2 26.0
TOTAL DEATHS   1259 444.3 743.4   499.6 785.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 154 109.8 166.9 1 115.2 168.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 113 80.5 143.1 2 79.8 134.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 40 28.5 49.3 3 29.3 49.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 27 19.2 32.2 4 25.1 41.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 5 18 12.8* 14.4* 4 25.1 28.6
TOTAL DEATHS   597 425.5 670.7   452.6 687.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 142 99.3 181.7 1 117.5 189.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 138 96.5 192.1 2 107.6 199.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 73 51.0 63.5 3 67.2 76.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 27 18.9 35.1 5 22.7 42.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 27 18.9 39.1 6 19.5 33.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 27 18.9 20.2 4 29.9 31.9
TOTAL DEATHS   662 462.8 821.7   544.3 890.0
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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2005
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 298 107.0 164.5 1 108.8 169.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 260 93.4 168.0 2 92.6 161.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 89 32.0 35.2 3 46.8 50.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 69 24.8 51.0 4 26.5 53.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 49 17.6 34.3 5 23.3 42.0
TOTAL DEATHS   1248 447.9 734.9   476.7 759.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 131 94.9 134.9 1 99.9 145.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 97 70.3 118.8 2 71.1 120.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 34 24.6 43.9 3 29.4 51.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 28 20.3 22.6 4 28.4 30.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 25 18.1 29.7 5 24.4 39.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 25 18.1 28.0 6 13.6 21.9
TOTAL DEATHS   529 383.2 591.1   421.7 643.2
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 167 119.0 202.9 1 117.3 201.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 163 116.1 228.4 2 112.9 205.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 61 43.5 47.7 3 64.2 70.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 35 24.9 60.8 5 23.8 55.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 30 21.4 23.3 4 29.3 30.4
TOTAL DEATHS   717 510.9 908.5   528.6 883.9
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: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 258 92.8 162.7 1 110.0 184.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 223 80.3 145.8 2 88.4 155.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 96 34.5 36.7 3 48.5 55.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 72 25.9 52.7 4 26.3 52.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 53 19.1 19.2 5 23.4 23.3
TOTAL DEATHS   1129 406.3 679.4   464.2 749.5
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 113 82.2 131.2 1 97.6 151.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 99 72.0 124.7 2 69.5 119.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 36 26.2 48.7 3 28.8 52.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 28 20.4 21.5 4 26.3 30.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 22 16.0 26.2 5 21.9 36.2
TOTAL DEATHS   508 369.4 583.7   403.7 632.6
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 145 103.3 207.4 1 121.6 223.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 124 88.3 165.8 2 106.2 193.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 68 48.4 51.9 3 69.5 79.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 36 25.6 56.4 5 24.0 50.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 34 24.2 24.7 4 34.6 34.7
TOTAL DEATHS   621 442.4 787.2   521.4 871.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
3 Crude Rates are per 100,000 population.
4 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 280 102.5 172.1 1 113.0 187.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 254 93.0 177.3 2 104.2 194.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 111 40.6 46.0 3 49.4 55.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 75 27.5 64.1 4 28.1 60.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 64 23.4 47.3 5 22.8 46.6
TOTAL DEATHS   1210 443.1 769.2   491.6 834.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 134 99.2 149.9 1 102.4 157.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 103 76.3 136.3 2 85.2 152.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 49 36.3 70.7 3 34.0 63.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 39 28.9 31.6 4 31.5 34.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 35 25.9 44.6 5 22.3 39.7
TOTAL DEATHS   560 414.7 670.2   439.2 715.4
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 151 109.4 230.6 2 122.0 245.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 146 105.8 207.1 1 122.9 227.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 72 52.2 62.3 3 66.3 76.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 37 26.8 30.8 4 29.4 33.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 29 21.0 53.3 5 23.4 57.1
TOTAL DEATHS   650 470.9 891.0   541.0 960.9
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 Anchorage

2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 313 116.9 206.6 1 111.1 189.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 231 86.2 162.6 2 91.5 172.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 119 44.4 49.9 3 53.9 59.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 70 26.1 63.5 4 24.5 55.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 58 21.7 51.9 5 21.9 47.0
TOTAL DEATHS   1222 456.2 793.3   474.1 801.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 141 106.5 168.2 1 101.7 158.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 88 66.4 118.8 2 66.6 123.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 44 33.2 68.5 4 28.0 55.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 34 25.7 31.3 3 29.6 34.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 31 23.4 47.9 5 23.2 43.2
TOTAL DEATHS   539 406.9 672.1   410.1 668.6
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 172 127.0 259.9 1 120.0 230.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 143 105.6 212.4 2 114.9 228.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 85 62.8 67.6 3 76.7 81.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 27 19.9 58.6 6 20.6 52.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 26 19.2 54.1 5 21.2 52.2
TOTAL DEATHS   683 504.4 922.8   534.3 939.8
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 Anchorage

2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 261 98.5 181.0 1 107.6 192.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 259 97.8 189.9 2 104.4 207.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 115 43.4 46.4 3 55.0 61.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 62 23.4 60.3 4 25.5 59.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 56 21.1 47.0 5 23.4 50.5
TOTAL DEATHS   1151 434.5 786.1   473.1 839.4
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 113 86.4 143.6 1 100.9 164.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 100 76.4 137.4 2 82.3 155.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 37 28.3 30.3 3 32.3 35.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 33 25.2 55.1 4 30.0 58.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 26 19.9 36.6 5 25.1 45.7
TOTAL DEATHS   493 376.7 642.4   414.8 700.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 159 118.6 262.9 1 125.2 271.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 148 110.4 232.5 2 113.8 229.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 78 58.2 63.6 3 76.4 87.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 30 22.4 68.6 5 21.8 61.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 29 21.6 65.2 6 21.2 60.0
TOTAL DEATHS   658 490.9 972.9   527.9 1004.3
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 Anchorage

2000
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 271 104.1 186.2 1 112.9 209.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 227 87.2 200.0 2 97.1 213.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 84 32.3 40.5 3 54.2 63.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 81 31.1 76.6 4 27.0 65.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 43 16.5 38.6 6 21.1 47.6
TOTAL DEATHS   1053 404.6 780.4   466.1 871.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 132 102.6 162.2 1 110.3 184.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 113 87.9 178.8 2 85.2 177.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 45 35.0 72.0 4 30.4 63.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 29 22.5 26.7 3 30.7 36.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 23 17.9 29.1 6 13.2 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   495 384.9 682.0   408.2 734.0
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 139 105.6 228.0 1 115.4 245.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 114 86.6 236.3 2 108.3 253.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 55 41.8 56.1 3 76.2 93.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 36 27.3 83.3 5 23.8 69.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 26 19.7 20.3 4 34.2 33.9
TOTAL DEATHS   558 423.8 929.5   520.2 1032.2
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 Anchorage

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) 1 229 88.3 216.6 2 90.2 206.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 228 87.9 177.4 1 100.0 192.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 96 37.0 46.5 3 47.4 57.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 84 32.4 92.9 4 27.7 75.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 52 20.0 57.2 5 23.3 58.6
TOTAL DEATHS   1002 386.3 814.7   433.8 873.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 118 93.4 162.4 1 98.6 173.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 99 78.4 183.2 2 78.8 179.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 51 40.4 102.8 3 32.5 80.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 29 23.0 57.3 5 22.8 52.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 24 19.0 41.3 6 14.1 30.3
TOTAL DEATHS   463 366.6 736.9   390.5 773.2
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 130 97.7 259.0 2 100.7 232.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 110 82.6 202.3 1 101.3 216.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 75 56.4 77.8 3 69.5 84.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 33 24.8 75.3 5 23.2 68.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 24 18.0 18.5 6 22.9 26.6
TOTAL DEATHS   539 405.0 899.0   473.6 970.3
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 245 95.2 186.5 1 105.2 202.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 216 84.0 211.5 2 90.6 219.9
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 83 32.3 43.6 3 41.2 50.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 74 28.8 89.4 4 24.8 68.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 38 14.8 39.9 6 18.0 43.5
TOTAL DEATHS   990 384.8 840.6   419.9 861.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 128 102.3 186.7 1 100.0 178.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 71 56.7 152.9 2 64.9 163.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 45 36.0 102.1 3 30.8 79.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 20 16.0 37.6 5 19.9 41.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 20 16.0 27.9 4 22.3 32.8
TOTAL DEATHS   416 332.4 733.3   363.6 751.4
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 145 109.8 274.6 1 114.3 278.0
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 117 88.6 181.4 2 109.9 231.1
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 63 47.7 56.9 3 58.5 65.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 29 22.0 68.0 5 19.3 52.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 29 22.0 27.3 4 32.7 35.7
TOTAL DEATHS   574 434.5 939.2   471.7 965.2
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 Anchorage

1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 236 92.6 182.2 1 100.9 197.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 188 73.8 217.3 2 90.1 236.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 70 27.5 31.3 3 43.6 49.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 57 22.4 68.4 4 21.5 64.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 48 18.8 20.6 5 21.3 22.5
TOTAL DEATHS   950 372.9 847.6   424.3 902.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 116 93.6 171.1 1 95.1 173.5
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 79 63.7 190.3 2 74.6 202.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 26 21.0 57.0 4 20.9 56.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 24 19.4 53.0 5 18.8 43.7
Diabetes (250) 5 21 16.9 46.5 6 13.0 30.9
TOTAL DEATHS   408 329.2 745.1   354.4 758.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 120 91.7 193.9 1 106.2 227.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 109 83.3 237.5 2 104.3 263.9
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 50 38.2 35.9 3 61.1 66.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 37 28.3 35.1 4 32.5 36.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 31 23.7 83.8 5 22.1 74.7
TOTAL DEATHS   542 414.3 947.1   488.7 1048.2
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 Anchorage

1996
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 273 107.8 243.4 1 107.6 222.5
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 179 70.7 207.9 2 86.7 226.9
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 91 35.9 43.7 3 53.5 63.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 65 25.7 90.7 4 23.3 72.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 46 18.2 59.4 6 19.0 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   979 386.6 909.4   433.7 928.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 134 109.1 222.1 1 101.9 193.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 81 65.9 187.4 2 72.9 188.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 46 37.4 108.2 3 30.7 79.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 26 21.2 59.6 5 23.1 56.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 5 22 17.9 23.8 4 23.5 30.9
TOTAL DEATHS   445 362.2 845.0   370.9 797.5
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 139 106.6 271.6 1 112.8 258.1
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 98 75.2 221.4 2 99.5 266.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 69 52.9 61.7 3 81.1 93.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 32 24.5 30.1 4 33.0 35.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 20 15.3 63.1 6 15.2 47.4
TOTAL DEATHS   534 409.6 951.1   491.4 1056.8
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

1995
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 229 90.6 198.1 1 95.1 203.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 199 78.7 226.5 2 91.1 244.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 136 53.8 68.7 3 54.9 63.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 59 23.3 86.3 4 24.4 83.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 41 16.2 50.1 6 18.0 46.8
TOTAL DEATHS   1028 406.8 928.8   427.2 929.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 100 81.9 161.4 1 87.0 173.2
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 79 64.7 176.1 2 65.8 175.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 41 33.6 49.4 4 27.2 35.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 40 32.7 102.5 3 31.7 95.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 17 13.9* 38.0* 5 13.9 33.5
TOTAL DEATHS   415 339.7 773.1   345.3 761.5
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 129 98.8 249.5 2 102.4 238.5
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 120 91.9 298.2 1 114.2 324.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 95 72.8 85.4 3 80.2 87.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 35 26.8 26.2 4 32.5 31.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 24 18.4 65.6 5 21.6 63.1
TOTAL DEATHS   613 469.5 1111.7   502.0 1101.4
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Anchorage

1994
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 225 88.8 221.2 1 94.2 213.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 198 78.1 247.1 2 88.9 247.9
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 93 36.7 44.2 3 53.1 61.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 56 22.1 88.7 5 20.3 65.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 55 21.7 22.9 4 24.6 25.2
TOTAL DEATHS   940 370.8 976.1   410.4 934.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 100 81.6 178.1 1 86.3 174.5
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 86 70.2 215.0 2 69.1 189.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 3 34 27.8 90.7 4 25.1 71.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 19 15.5* 18.6* 3 26.2 33.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 10.6* 27.1* 5 15.7 37.6
TOTAL DEATHS   396 323.3 841.9   338.7 770.3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 125 95.4 278.7 2 101.5 264.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 112 85.5 283.1 1 106.9 312.9
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 74 56.5 73.4 3 77.6 87.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 45 34.3 35.9 4 39.5 39.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 22 16.8 81.5 6 15.9 58.0
TOTAL DEATHS   544 415.2 1114.6   475.7 1108.6

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