Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West

2005-2009
  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 13 55.0* 185.5* 2 94.2 155.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 46.5* 144.1* 1 120.7 179.3
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 46.5* 102.0* 3 48.7 53.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 25.4* 70.3* 6 21.1 21.6
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 9.4 10.2
TOTAL DEATHS   68 287.6 871.1   504.8 767.5
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 84.0* 246.7* 2 76.5 122.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 5 ** ** 1 113.4 159.5
TOTAL DEATHS   24 288.0 722.2   451.2 664.2
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 9 58.8* 124.1* 3 68.0 74.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 6 39.2* 74.0* 2 111.1 190.0
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 6 39.2* 280.8* 4 32.7 34.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 39.2* 142.9* 1 127.7 202.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 8 9.7 10.6
TOTAL DEATHS   44 287.3 1263.3   555.6 872.2
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 Aleutians West

2004-2008
  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 12 49.3* 200.1* 2 91.4 155.9
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 12 49.3* 144.9* 1 117.0 179.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 41.1* 69.4* 3 48.6 53.9
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 6 24.7* 70.0* 6 21.8 22.2
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.0 8.9
TOTAL DEATHS   64 263.0 835.0   493.5 766.3
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 81.9* 258.9* 2 74.5 122.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 70.2* 129.0* 1 109.3 157.2
TOTAL DEATHS   22 257.4 576.5   437.7 657.3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 9 57.0* 119.3* 3 69.1 76.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 2 6 38.0* 215.7* 4 33.5 35.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 38.0* 165.8* 1 124.2 205.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 5 ** ** 2 107.5 190.1
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 3 ** ** 9 8.4 9.5
TOTAL DEATHS   42 266.0 1238.6   546.3 878.5
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 Aleutians West

2003-2007
  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 17 67.4* 292.9* 2 93.8 165.1
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 15 59.5* 87.7* 3 48.8 54.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 47.6* 105.0* 1 114.4 180.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 6 20.7 21.3
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 5 4 ** ** 9 8.1 9.1
TOTAL DEATHS   72 285.4 858.8   489.1 780.2
Females Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 7 79.1* 270.4* 2 76.2 129.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 6 67.8* 126.8* 1 106.3 157.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 3 ** ** 4 28.6 32.2
TOTAL DEATHS   25 282.4 589.3   434.7 669.4
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 12 73.3* 136.2* 3 67.9 75.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 10 61.1* 319.8* 2 110.5 202.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 6 36.6* 84.2* 1 122.1 208.9
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 3 ** ** 5 23.1 50.2
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (K70, K73-K74) 4 3 ** ** 9 8.8 10.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 3 ** ** 4 31.7 33.9
TOTAL DEATHS   47 287.0 1183.8   540.6 895.6
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 Aleutians West

2002-2006
  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 13 50.4* 205.0* 2 94.1 169.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 13 50.4* 76.2* 3 49.0 54.5
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 12 46.5* 117.4* 1 111.9 181.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 4 5 ** ** 6 20.3 20.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.3 53.4
TOTAL DEATHS   65 251.9 802.4   481.3 785.2
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 5 ** ** 1 103.4 156.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 4 ** ** 2 74.5 130.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 3 ** ** 4 28.1 31.7
TOTAL DEATHS   22 242.6 431.1   425.6 669.0
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 10 59.8* 120.8* 3 68.7 76.7
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 9 53.8* 327.6* 2 112.7 213.2
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 3 7 41.8* 113.0* 1 119.9 212.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.8 50.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 4 30.5 32.4
TOTAL DEATHS   43 257.0 1200.8   533.9 908.1
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 Aleutians West

2001-2005
  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 13 49.7* 276.9* 2 96.1 177.3
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 49.7* 125.3* 1 110.1 184.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 11 42.1* 72.3* 3 50.7 56.2
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 23.0* 185.9* 4 26.2 55.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 6 19.7 20.1
TOTAL DEATHS   63 241.0 957.3   475.9 794.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 5 ** ** 1 100.5 155.0
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 4 ** ** 2 74.9 133.7
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 3 ** ** 4 29.6 33.0
TOTAL DEATHS   25 273.3 893.9   417.9 670.8
Males Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 1 9 53.0* 335.1* 2 116.2 226.8
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 8 47.1* 123.0* 1 119.2 221.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 8 47.1* 115.6* 3 70.6 78.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.5 54.2
TOTAL DEATHS   38 223.7 1027.0   530.6 928.5
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 Aleutians West

2000-2004
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 13 49.3* 140.2* 1 110.9 192.1
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 11 41.7* 274.7* 2 97.1 187.2
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 10 37.9* 30.8* 3 52.2 58.8
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 6 22.8* 187.2* 4 26.3 58.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 5 ** ** 5 22.0 46.1
TOTAL DEATHS   62 235.2 974.7   473.8 816.7
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 102.5 162.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 3 ** ** 2 77.7 144.5
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 3 ** ** 4 30.1 34.1
TOTAL DEATHS   23 248.2 933.9   415.2 688.5
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 9 52.7* 126.9* 1 118.8 230.5
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 46.8* 309.4* 2 115.3 236.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 3 7 41.0* 33.1* 3 73.0 83.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 4 4 ** ** 5 22.5 56.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 5 3 ** ** 6 21.7 55.1
TOTAL DEATHS   39 228.2 989.2   529.0 957.2
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 Aleutians West

1999-2003
  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 15 56.8* 50.5* 3 52.0 59.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 13 49.2* 184.7* 1 109.0 193.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 10 37.9* 232.4* 2 97.5 197.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 5 22.5 49.7
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 4 ** ** 4 26.5 62.5
TOTAL DEATHS   66 250.0 967.9   468.0 841.0
Females Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 5 ** ** 4 29.6 33.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 3 ** ** 2 79.6 155.8
TOTAL DEATHS   23 239.4 938.5   412.8 713.9
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 11 65.5* 259.4* 1 114.8 229.9
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 10 59.5* 56.7* 3 73.0 84.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 7 41.7* 218.1* 2 114.3 246.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 3 ** ** 5 22.4 59.4
TOTAL DEATHS   43 256.0 1002.2   519.6 979.8
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 Aleutians West

1998-2002
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 14 53.0* 278.8* 1 107.4 197.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 11 41.6* 46.7* 3 50.4 58.2
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 26.5* 173.5* 5 21.5 49.3
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 6 22.7* 169.4* 2 94.8 202.3
Cerebrovascular Diseases (I60-I69) 5 3 ** ** 4 25.9 64.1
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 3 ** ** 7 12.2 23.6
TOTAL DEATHS   58 219.5 968.4   453.6 845.0
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 102.3 171.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 27.7 33.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 3 ** ** 5 22.1 43.9
TOTAL DEATHS   23 232.0 987.9   397.7 718.3
Males Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 10 60.6* 319.5* 2 112.1 231.0
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 2 7 42.4* 37.2* 3 71.5 82.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 4 ** ** 6 21.0 57.9
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 4 ** ** 1 112.7 252.1
TOTAL DEATHS   35 212.0 889.3   505.7 981.4
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 Aleutians West

1997-2001
  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 15 56.2* 72.5* 3 48.4 56.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 14 52.5* 283.8* 1 105.3 198.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 9 33.7* 241.5* 5 21.1 50.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 7 26.2* 191.5* 2 94.5 215.2
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 5 ** ** 7 12.2 25.5
TOTAL DEATHS   67 251.1 1151.1   443.7 866.1
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 101.0 174.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 26.7 32.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 3 3 ** ** 6 13.0 26.4
TOTAL DEATHS   23 226.0 898.6   386.7 737.3
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 11 66.7* 83.7* 3 68.4 80.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 10 60.6* 374.9* 2 109.3 230.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 42.4* 360.7* 6 21.0 60.2
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 4 5 ** ** 1 110.6 259.8
TOTAL DEATHS   44 266.6 1320.0   496.5 1003.8
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 Aleutians West

1996-2000
  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 18 66.3* 88.5* 3 48.0 57.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 13 47.9* 276.0* 1 105.3 204.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 8 29.5* 185.6* 5 20.2 50.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 8 29.5* 176.2* 2 91.0 219.6
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 11.7 25.8
TOTAL DEATHS   73 269.0 1070.6   435.7 884.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 1 4 ** ** 1 101.2 180.4
Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 25.0 31.9
TOTAL DEATHS   20 188.8 622.1   377.8 759.1
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 14 84.6* 111.4* 3 69.3 81.1
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 9 54.4* 361.7* 1 109.1 235.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 3 7 42.3* 357.5* 6 19.7 57.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 7 42.3* 243.1* 2 105.4 258.0
TOTAL DEATHS   53 320.4 1499.1   489.1 1013.6
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 Aleutians West

1995-1999
  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 19 69.5* 146.3* 3 48.1 56.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 11 40.3* 252.6* 1 101.7 203.4
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 3 9 32.9* 140.1* 2 89.7 225.9
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 6 22.0* 121.9* 6 19.6 50.8
Diabetes (E10-E14) 5 4 ** ** 7 10.8 25.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 4 ** ** 5 19.9 21.2
TOTAL DEATHS   69 252.5 961.0   427.8 897.4
Females Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 4 ** ** 4 24.2 31.7
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 3 ** ** 1 96.6 178.2
TOTAL DEATHS   17 155.0* 442.2*   365.1 768.1
Males Unintentional Injuries (V01-X59, Y85-Y86) 1 15 91.7* 266.6* 3 70.0 79.6
Diseases of the Heart (I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51) 2 8 48.9* 263.6* 1 106.6 270.6
Malignant Neoplasms (C00-C97) 2 8 48.9* 331.8* 2 106.5 233.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (J40-J47) 4 5 ** ** 6 19.5 57.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (X60-X84, Y87.0) 5 3 ** ** 4 30.7 33.3
TOTAL DEATHS   52 317.9 1501.6   485.4 1024.9
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 Aleutians West

1994-1998
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 18 64.4* 151.4* 3 49.2 57.5
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 15 53.7* 266.7* 1 100.6 207.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 3 12 42.9* 169.4* 2 89.5 234.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 7 25.1* 129.1* 6 18.2 47.7
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis (571) 5 3 ** ** 8 8.4 11.2
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 5 21.7 22.8
TOTAL DEATHS   73 261.2 928.0   423.1 909.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 6 53.3* 177.4* 1 94.1 178.4
TOTAL DEATHS   19 168.8* 433.5*   354.7 767.2
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 16 95.9* 311.6* 3 71.6 80.0
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 10 59.9* 295.0* 1 107.9 287.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 53.9* 313.4* 2 106.6 242.8
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 6 36.0* 229.0* 6 18.0 55.3
TOTAL DEATHS   54 323.6 1395.5   485.9 1052.6
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 Aleutians West

1993-1997
  Rank Deaths Crude Rate2 Age-Adjusted
Rate3
AK Rank AK Crude Rate2 AK Age-Adjusted
Rate3
All Residents Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 17 53.1* 120.0* 3 51.0 58.7
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 13 40.6* 158.7* 2 88.0 239.1
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 13 40.6* 167.9* 1 98.5 211.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 5 ** ** 6 17.9 49.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 4 ** ** 4 22.2 22.9
TOTAL DEATHS   73 228.0 797.6   419.6 921.8
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 4 ** ** 1 91.0 179.3
TOTAL DEATHS   15 116.9* 336.3*   347.1 766.7
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 16 83.4* 273.8* 3 74.5 82.8
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 11 57.3* 271.6* 1 105.6 293.2
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 46.9* 255.5* 2 105.3 250.4
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 5 ** ** 6 17.7 56.8
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 5 3 ** ** 4 34.6 36.0
TOTAL DEATHS   58 302.3 1252.3   485.8 1082.5
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West

1992-1996
  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 16 43.8* 197.8* 2 87.6 242.5
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 13 35.6* 87.5* 3 54.3 62.6
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 9 24.6* 92.4* 1 95.9 216.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 4 ** ** 4 22.3 23.2
Congenital Malformations (740-759) 5 3 ** **      
TOTAL DEATHS   66 180.7 634.9   413.9 924.6
Females Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 4 ** ** 2 66.1 182.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 3 ** ** 1 88.8 181.7
TOTAL DEATHS   15 102.6* 287.8*   341.0 765.5
Males Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 13 59.4* 196.6* 3 79.7 89.6
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 12 54.8* 298.7* 1 107.1 308.8
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 6 27.4* 148.0* 2 102.4 260.3
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 35.2 36.8
TOTAL DEATHS   51 233.0 993.9   480.2 1092.3
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 Aleutians West

1991-1995
  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 18 44.5* 181.3* 2 86.8 246.6
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 14 34.6* 90.8* 3 55.4 63.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 12 29.7* 101.1* 1 91.9 215.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (490-494, 496) 4 3 ** ** 6 16.1 46.7
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 21.9 22.5
TOTAL DEATHS   74 182.9 655.0   404.8 922.6
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 5 ** ** 1 84.8 179.9
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 4 ** ** 2 62.4 177.7
TOTAL DEATHS   17 105.0* 319.8*   327.6 750.8
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 14 57.7* 260.2* 1 109.0 325.0
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 1 14 57.7* 205.9* 3 80.7 90.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 7 28.9* 155.5* 2 98.4 258.6
Intentional Self-Harm (Suicide) (E950-E959) 4 3 ** ** 4 34.7 35.8
TOTAL DEATHS   57 235.0 1008.4   474.6 1108.5
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.
 
 
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Top Five Leading Causes of Death1 for Aleutians West

1990-1994
  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 18 40.7* 192.2* 2 84.6 245.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 2 14 31.6* 130.4* 1 90.0 217.8
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 3 12 27.1* 28.4* 3 56.7 64.7
TOTAL DEATHS   76 171.7 706.8   398.8 923.9
Females Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 1 6 35.1* 89.4* 1 83.6 183.4
Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 2 4 ** ** 2 60.3 176.0
TOTAL DEATHS   19 111.1* 415.9*   319.0 744.3
Males Diseases of the Heart (390-398, 402, 404, 410-429) 1 14 51.5* 251.9* 1 106.5 325.3
Unintentional Injuries (E800-E869, E880-E929) 2 11 40.5* 42.8* 3 83.7 93.9
Malignant Neoplasms (140-208) 3 8 29.4* 174.7* 2 95.9 259.4
TOTAL DEATHS   57 209.8 983.7   470.8 1121.4

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