Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 40 140.5 226.8 1 126.0 182.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 37 129.9 213.2 2 94.9 151.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 28 98.3 114.4 3 50.0 55.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 16 56.2* 53.8* 6 22.2 22.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 11 38.6* 79.6* 5 23.8 43.1
TOTAL DEATHS   203 712.8 1103.2   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 41 143.7 232.2 1 121.9 180.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 26 91.2 152.1 2 92.0 154.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 23 80.6 86.4 3 49.2 54.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 14 49.1* 47.8* 6 22.1 22.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 31.6* 64.6* 4 24.6 45.2
TOTAL DEATHS   183 641.6 1004.4   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 33 115.8 191.4 1 116.4 177.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 105.3 122.2 3 48.7 53.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 24 84.2 143.0 2 92.2 159.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 17 59.7* 63.2* 6 20.3 20.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 31.6* 59.9* 4 25.2 48.4
TOTAL DEATHS   176 617.6 961.0   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

2004-2006
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 34 119.5 130.8 3 47.3 52.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 27 94.9 156.5 1 111.7 176.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 21 73.8 77.9 6 20.7 21.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 19 66.8* 111.3* 2 91.7 161.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 28.1* 49.9* 4 26.2 50.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 8 28.1* 63.0* 5 21.7 39.7
TOTAL DEATHS   177 622.3 932.5   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

2003-2005
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 35 123.9 135.1 3 48.2 53.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 30 106.2 186.5 1 110.6 180.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 26 92.0 163.6 2 95.0 170.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 19 67.2* 70.8* 6 20.5 21.0
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 24.8* 43.9* 4 27.0 55.1
TOTAL DEATHS   190 672.5 1032.3   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 37 131.5 229.1 1 111.4 186.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 31 110.2 127.5 3 50.6 56.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 22 78.2 147.9 2 94.7 174.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 74.7 74.6 6 21.0 21.5
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 6 21.3* 21.7*      
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 6 21.3* 34.9* 4 26.3 55.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 21.3* 45.7* 5 21.9 44.3
TOTAL DEATHS   200 711.0 1105.8   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

2001-2003
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 37 132.3 240.2 1 110.6 189.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 107.3 128.3 3 52.7 58.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 27 96.6 180.8 2 100.0 191.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 75.1 74.9 6 18.6 19.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 9 32.2* 52.4* 4 26.0 58.2
TOTAL DEATHS   208 743.9 1190.8   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 35 125.9 230.2 1 110.5 196.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 28 100.7 127.5 3 54.4 61.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 26 93.5 182.8 2 97.6 197.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 23 82.7 81.8 6 19.4 19.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 11 39.6* 86.4* 5 22.1 48.4
TOTAL DEATHS   199 715.7 1160.9   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 37 133.2 244.2 1 106.9 197.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 27 97.2 197.0 2 97.3 208.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 25 90.0 115.7 3 52.3 60.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 20 72.0 70.9 6 17.8 18.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 13 46.8* 98.3* 5 22.6 51.8
TOTAL DEATHS   189 680.5 1149.1   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 46 165.2 296.9 1 106.1 201.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 30 107.7 136.5 3 47.6 57.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 22 79.0 160.4 2 92.7 212.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 21 75.4 75.3 6 19.4 20.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 13 46.7* 91.2* 5 20.8 49.8
TOTAL DEATHS   193 693.0 1140.3   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 45 162.0 295.0 1 102.0 197.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 32 115.2 137.3 3 44.1 52.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 24 86.4 167.5 2 90.3 220.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 19 68.4* 73.1* 6 19.3 20.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 11 39.6* 80.9* 5 20.3 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   196 705.8 1162.9   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

1996-1998
Cause of Death (ICD-10 Codes) Rank Deaths Crude Rate3 Age-Adjusted
Rate4
AK Rank AK Crude Rate3 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 39 141.6 259.6 1 104.5 207.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 34 123.5 134.9 3 46.1 54.3
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 28 101.7 196.4 2 89.1 227.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 16 58.1* 62.9* 5 21.2 22.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 47.2* 112.4* 6 18.9 49.1
TOTAL DEATHS   194 704.5 1142.7   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 36 132.9 245.1 2 89.3 235.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 31 114.4 198.5 1 101.2 207.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 28 103.4 113.6 3 50.6 58.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 14 51.7* 55.5* 5 20.9 21.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 48.0* 113.0* 6 18.9 50.4
TOTAL DEATHS   175 646.0 1073.6   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 38 141.4 270.5 2 88.9 239.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 33 122.8 145.2 3 53.8 62.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 27 100.5 171.3 1 99.0 213.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 17 63.3* 64.4* 5 22.0 22.7
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 13 48.4* 116.7* 6 17.7 47.7
TOTAL DEATHS   171 636.5 1050.3   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 32 120.1 229.0 2 87.7 244.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 29 108.8 125.3 3 52.7 60.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 27 101.3 195.3 1 94.7 213.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 22 82.5 83.6 4 22.8 23.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 11 41.3* 90.3* 6 16.8 47.1
TOTAL DEATHS   161 604.1 988.3   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome2

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 31 116.5 279.3 2 86.7 247.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 30 112.7 121.3 3 54.3 62.0
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 27 101.5 209.5 1 92.3 219.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 20 75.2 75.7 4 23.4 24.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 9 33.8* 80.6* 6 15.9 46.4
TOTAL DEATHS   164 616.4 1106.5   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