Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

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 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   515.6 764.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 139.5* 213.1* 1 117.1 161.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 58.7* 103.1* 2 77.3 120.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 3 6 44.1* 74.1* 5 25.3 41.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 6 44.1* 51.4* 3 29.5 34.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 4 27.1 43.7
TOTAL DEATHS   74 543.3 823.5   460.3 663.0
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 29 195.2 324.8 2 111.6 182.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 22 148.1 166.9 3 69.5 75.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 21 141.3 243.6 1 134.4 208.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 14 94.2* 94.8* 4 34.7 36.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 6 22.3 44.1
TOTAL DEATHS   129 868.2 1382.5   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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

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 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   508.4 773.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 139.2* 208.2* 1 116.1 162.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 58.6* 109.1* 2 77.2 124.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 5 ** ** 3 26.8 31.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 5 25.8 41.2
TOTAL DEATHS   70 512.9 774.1   453.9 668.9
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 147.9 264.9 1 127.4 202.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 121.0* 186.3* 2 106.1 184.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 18 121.0* 132.8* 3 70.6 77.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 12 80.7* 83.1* 4 34.5 36.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 47.1* 108.8* 5 22.9 45.5
TOTAL DEATHS   113 759.7 1234.4   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

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 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   496.5 773.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 16 117.7* 185.8* 1 110.4 158.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 8 58.8* 51.9* 3 28.4 32.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 6 44.1* 76.5* 2 75.4 126.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 25.4 41.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.5 8.5
TOTAL DEATHS   67 492.7 729.7   443.3 667.4
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 22 147.7 187.5 3 67.9 74.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 18 120.8* 201.7* 2 108.2 193.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 17 114.1* 207.5* 1 122.0 199.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 14 94.0* 102.4* 4 31.5 33.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 8 53.7* 113.2* 5 23.1 49.0
TOTAL DEATHS   109 731.6 1190.5   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2004-2006
  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 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 11 81.0* 117.1* 1 104.3 155.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 11 81.0* 73.8* 4 26.6 29.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 58.9* 101.0* 2 73.5 124.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 4 ** ** 5 23.8 39.1
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 29.2 51.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.6 9.4
TOTAL DEATHS   71 522.9 754.6   426.2 655.1
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 23 154.7 185.2 3 67.0 75.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 18 121.1* 129.8* 4 31.3 32.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 16 107.6* 204.3* 1 118.8 203.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 11 74.0* 110.1* 2 108.9 199.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 23.5 49.4
TOTAL DEATHS   106 713.0 1081.7   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2003-2005
  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 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
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 13 96.4* 163.1* 2 75.2 130.4
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 9 66.7* 104.2* 1 100.0 151.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 8 59.3* 55.0* 4 28.7 31.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 5 ** ** 3 30.7 55.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.3 9.1
TOTAL DEATHS   76 563.6 844.4   421.5 662.5
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 27 182.8 210.9 3 66.7 75.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 21 142.2 275.3 1 120.6 216.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 108.3* 114.2* 4 31.1 32.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 88.0* 160.7* 2 113.7 213.9
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 8 9.1 11.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 6 21.9 49.6
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 4 ** ** 10 6.5 17.7
TOTAL DEATHS   114 771.8 1177.2   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2002-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 11 82.0* 147.5* 2 73.8 131.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 44.7* 71.6* 1 100.6 155.6
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 44.7* 55.2* 4 29.1 33.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 8 10.3 9.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 3 30.3 57.1
TOTAL DEATHS   73 544.1 812.8   417.6 671.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 31 210.7 390.8 1 121.5 226.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 25 169.9 186.3 3 70.8 79.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 108.7* 110.8* 4 31.1 33.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 11 74.8* 151.0* 2 114.3 221.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 6 21.4 51.6
TOTAL DEATHS   127 863.2 1355.7   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2001-2003
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 11 82.8* 154.0* 2 78.1 143.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 6 45.2* 57.3* 3 31.1 34.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 5 ** ** 9 8.7 8.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 5 ** ** 1 101.7 160.2
Assault (Homicide) (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 5 4 ** **      
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 30.7 59.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 23.5 42.9
TOTAL DEATHS   72 542.3 802.5   421.5 695.5
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 32 217.9 431.3 2 119.0 228.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 24 163.4 183.6 3 73.1 81.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 16 109.0* 215.8* 1 120.7 248.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 16 109.0* 110.7* 4 27.9 30.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 6 21.6 55.0
TOTAL DEATHS   136 926.2 1559.0   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

2000-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 10 76.7* 135.6* 2 78.0 151.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 8 61.3* 77.0* 3 30.9 35.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 7 53.7* 93.0* 1 104.3 168.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 46.0* 42.6* 8 8.7 8.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 4 ** ** 5 22.6 42.6
TOTAL DEATHS   66 505.9 746.3   411.0 700.0
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 28 189.7 374.9 1 116.4 234.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 20 135.5 165.9 3 76.4 87.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 17 115.2* 115.1* 4 29.5 30.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 16 108.4* 218.7* 2 116.1 250.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 7 47.4* 82.4* 5 22.0 60.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 47.4* 110.1* 6 21.6 58.4
TOTAL DEATHS   133 901.2 1562.3   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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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1999-2001
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 15 115.3* 207.5* 1 103.3 173.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 84.6* 149.4* 2 82.1 169.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 9 69.2* 90.8* 4 28.9 33.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 46.1* 85.6* 5 22.5 44.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 3 31.0 66.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 9 7.4 7.7
TOTAL DEATHS   76 584.3 938.1   404.6 730.7
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 22 149.0 290.4 2 110.2 230.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 16 108.4* 233.9* 1 111.4 253.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 16 108.4* 107.3* 4 27.4 28.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 16 108.4* 140.1* 3 74.0 88.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 7 47.4* 107.8* 5 22.7 62.6
TOTAL DEATHS   113 765.4 1368.6   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 Nome

1998-2000
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 145.6* 263.0* 1 103.0 178.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 84.3* 113.0* 4 25.5 32.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 9 69.0* 119.4* 2 76.4 173.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 7 53.6* 97.6* 5 20.7 43.6
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 31.2 73.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.0 8.2
TOTAL DEATHS   76 582.4 943.7   387.6 749.1
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 27 182.4 338.1 1 108.9 231.8
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 19 128.4* 156.7* 3 68.1 81.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 18 121.6* 123.3* 4 29.9 32.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 13 87.8* 190.8* 2 107.7 254.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 6 40.5* 87.2* 6 20.8 58.4
TOTAL DEATHS   117 790.6 1334.6   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 Nome

1997-1999
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 19 144.9* 271.9* 1 97.9 175.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 83.9* 103.1* 4 23.5 30.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 8 61.0* 117.2* 5 20.5 46.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 61.0* 110.8* 2 72.8 181.4
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 3 28.1 72.2
Congenital Malformations (Q00-Q99) 5 3 ** **      
Influenza and Pneumonia (J10-J18) 5 3 ** ** 7 8.8 24.9
TOTAL DEATHS   73 556.9 937.3   369.7 761.6
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 26 177.3 313.3 2 105.8 225.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 21 143.2 164.8 3 63.1 72.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 3 18 122.8* 132.9* 4 29.3 32.8
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 16 109.1* 222.9* 1 106.4 257.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 5 ** ** 5 21.5 65.1
TOTAL DEATHS   123 838.9 1374.2   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.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

1996-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 13 100.3* 181.1* 1 99.0 181.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 10 77.1* 151.5* 2 70.7 184.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 10 77.1* 78.3* 4 23.5 31.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 9 69.4* 143.4* 5 20.6 46.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 6 46.3* 63.7* 3 27.5 71.8
TOTAL DEATHS   70 539.9 895.1   363.0 768.3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 26 178.4 332.9 1 109.6 238.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 24 164.7 182.9 3 66.9 75.0
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 18 123.5* 233.5* 2 106.1 269.5
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 16 109.8* 121.5* 4 32.7 35.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 5 19.3 63.3
TOTAL DEATHS   124 850.8 1370.8   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.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

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 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 13 102.2* 170.4* 1 94.7 179.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 12 94.3* 188.0* 2 71.1 188.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 3 7 55.0* 114.9* 5 18.6 44.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 4 6 47.2* 45.7* 4 25.1 32.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 5 ** ** 3 27.7 76.7
TOTAL DEATHS   63 495.1 865.5   356.9 772.1
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 24 167.0 283.1 2 106.0 283.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 22 153.1 173.0 3 74.1 82.3
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 18 125.3* 227.8* 1 107.1 241.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 14 97.4* 105.7* 4 32.6 34.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 6 41.8* 114.4* 5 19.1 58.6
TOTAL DEATHS   112 779.6 1260.4   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.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

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 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
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 12 95.0* 192.5* 2 69.3 184.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 12 95.0* 154.4* 1 91.8 180.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 7 55.4* 70.7* 4 25.6 33.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 4 6 47.5* 82.5* 3 29.2 82.5
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 47.5* 97.4* 5 17.6 42.7
TOTAL DEATHS   63 499.0 851.8   351.7 776.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 26 182.6 333.8 1 106.9 300.4
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 26 182.6 210.6 3 79.6 89.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 15 105.3* 112.5* 4 35.0 35.7
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 15 105.3* 192.1* 2 105.6 253.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 7 49.2* 146.9* 5 17.8 54.3
TOTAL DEATHS   108 758.3 1243.9   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.
 
 
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Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Nome

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 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
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 16 127.5* 237.7* 1 86.0 176.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 9 71.7* 139.0* 2 65.2 182.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 6 47.8* 43.9* 7 8.4 8.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 6 47.8* 62.8* 3 26.2 33.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 4 ** ** 4 25.8 75.0
TOTAL DEATHS   54 430.5 724.2   336.6 758.9
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 23 163.0 316.6 1 108.1 314.7
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 23 163.0 177.6 3 76.8 85.1
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 16 113.4* 120.6* 4 35.9 36.1
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 4 11 78.0* 143.0* 2 102.6 257.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 8 56.7* 154.5* 5 17.6 57.0
TOTAL DEATHS   107 758.4 1255.9   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 Nome

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 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
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 13 103.9* 246.8* 2 63.9 183.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 13 103.9* 212.6* 1 84.9 180.4
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 3 7 55.9* 51.2* 6 8.6 8.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 7 55.9* 60.9* 3 26.9 33.5
Cerebrovascular Diseases (430-434, 436-438) 5 4 ** ** 4 22.5 63.8
TOTAL DEATHS   55 439.4 807.1   329.3 753.6
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 23 163.2 174.6 3 79.1 88.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 18 127.7* 296.0* 1 107.3 319.4
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 14 99.3* 185.5* 2 98.9 269.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 13 92.3* 98.5* 4 36.8 39.1
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 5 7 49.7* 147.1* 6 15.1 51.7
TOTAL DEATHS   109 773.5 1412.7   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