Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Ketchikan Gateway2

2007-2009
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 81 207.3 222.2 1 126.0 182.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 52 133.1 155.1 2 94.9 151.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 16 40.9* 46.7* 4 26.8 46.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 14 35.8* 44.4* 5 23.8 43.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 4 14 35.8* 46.8* 7 13.7 21.3
TOTAL DEATHS   292 747.2 841.8   515.6 764.3
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2006-2008
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 70 178.1 200.7 1 121.9 180.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 48 122.1 148.9 2 92.0 154.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 16 40.7* 49.5* 4 24.6 45.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 16 40.7* 52.1* 7 15.1 23.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 16 40.7* 44.0* 3 49.2 54.6
TOTAL DEATHS   275 699.7 813.7   508.4 773.3
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2005-2007
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 69 174.9 208.1 1 116.4 177.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 53 134.3 165.8 2 92.2 159.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 15 38.0* 46.3* 5 23.2 41.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 14 35.5* 37.9* 3 48.7 53.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 12 30.4* 36.0* 4 25.2 48.4
TOTAL DEATHS   253 641.2 762.3   496.5 773.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2004-2006
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 69 175.0 213.0 1 111.7 176.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 47 119.2 148.2 2 91.7 161.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 15 38.0* 49.8* 5 21.7 39.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 13 33.0* 35.3* 3 47.3 52.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 22.8* 26.4* 4 26.2 50.8
TOTAL DEATHS   235 596.0 721.3   480.3 765.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2003-2005
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 70 176.1 217.5 1 110.6 180.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 61 153.5 198.1 2 95.0 170.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 14 35.2* 49.4* 5 22.4 42.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 12 30.2* 31.1* 3 48.2 53.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 10 25.2* 35.6* 7 14.7 24.1
TOTAL DEATHS   250 629.0 789.4   477.4 779.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2002-2004
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 63 156.4 197.1 1 111.4 186.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 56 139.0 186.4 2 94.7 174.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 18 44.7* 46.5* 3 50.6 56.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 13 32.3* 44.1* 5 21.9 44.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 11 27.3* 39.4* 4 26.3 55.9
TOTAL DEATHS   251 623.0 796.7   476.6 794.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2001-2003
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 77 188.0 267.6 2 100.0 191.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 60 146.5 196.8 1 110.6 189.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 27 65.9 68.8 3 52.7 58.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 16 39.1* 56.5* 5 22.7 48.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 13 31.7* 47.9* 4 26.0 58.2
TOTAL DEATHS   275 671.5 892.2   479.7 825.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

2000-2002
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 66 159.1 227.2 1 110.5 196.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 65 156.6 218.7 2 97.6 197.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 33 79.5 86.6 3 54.4 61.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 23 55.4 81.3 5 22.1 48.4
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 10 24.1* 30.8* 7 13.3 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   281 677.2 918.0   471.1 836.1
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1999-2001
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 77 184.3 266.3 1 106.9 197.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 59 141.2 204.4 2 97.3 208.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 31 74.2 85.3 3 52.3 60.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 24 57.4 86.8 5 22.6 51.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 12 28.7* 49.3* 4 26.7 66.3
TOTAL DEATHS   300 718.1 1019.9   457.8 858.9
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1998-2000
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 76 180.2 254.6 1 106.1 201.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 54 128.0 178.9 2 92.7 212.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 22 52.2 75.0 5 20.8 49.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 4 20 47.4 59.7 3 47.6 57.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 15 35.6* 65.5* 4 26.5 69.7
TOTAL DEATHS   289 685.3 1006.9   440.0 867.3
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1997-1999
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 67 157.3 212.8 1 102.0 197.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 49 115.0 184.2 2 90.3 220.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 17 39.9* 53.6* 5 20.3 51.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 15 35.2* 72.0* 4 24.7 69.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 4 15 35.2* 72.0* 9 7.9 24.4
TOTAL DEATHS   274 643.1 984.2   426.0 878.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1996-1998
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 64 147.8 250.6 2 89.1 227.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 52 120.1 162.4 1 104.5 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 17 39.3* 43.2* 3 46.1 54.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 14 32.3* 46.1* 6 18.9 49.1
Influenza and Pneumonia (480-487) 5 11 25.4* 54.5* 10 7.5 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   256 591.3 909.6   425.9 896.5
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1995-1997
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 60 136.6 244.9 2 89.3 235.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 51 116.1 170.6 1 101.2 207.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 17 38.7* 40.4* 3 50.6 58.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 14 31.9* 49.0* 6 18.9 50.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 11 25.0* 55.5* 4 23.1 73.1
TOTAL DEATHS   250 569.2 890.7   428.4 919.7
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1994-1996
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 68 154.0 281.7 2 88.9 239.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 55 124.5 201.0 1 99.0 213.2
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 22 49.8 51.2 3 53.8 62.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 14 31.7* 57.2* 6 17.7 47.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 11 24.9* 55.1* 4 22.7 74.1
TOTAL DEATHS   255 577.3 927.1   423.8 930.6
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1993-1995
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 60 135.7 250.7 2 87.7 244.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 60 135.7 228.6 1 94.7 213.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 21 47.5 54.3 3 52.7 60.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 15 33.9* 72.5* 5 21.3 70.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 29.4* 48.7* 6 16.8 47.1
TOTAL DEATHS   244 551.6 917.3   413.2 926.4
1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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 Ketchikan Gateway2

1992-1994
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 58 131.5 245.9 2 86.7 247.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 56 127.0 218.3 1 92.3 219.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 28 63.5 71.7 3 54.3 62.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 9 20.4* 41.4* 5 19.1 62.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 9 20.4* 38.0* 6 15.9 46.4
TOTAL DEATHS   226 512.4 863.9   402.6 920.6

1 Leading causes with less than 3 deaths are not reported.
2 Borough or Census Area
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