Leading Causes of Death Among Females, Ages 1-4, New York State, 2002-2011

Source: Vital Statistics Data as of March, 2013
New York State Department of Health - Bureau of Biometrics and Health Statistics

Year and # of Deaths #1 Cause of Death and # of Deaths
Crude Death Rate
#2 Cause of Death and # of Deaths
Crude Death Rate
#3 Cause of Death and # of Deaths
Crude Death Rate
#4 Cause of Death and # of Deaths
Crude Death Rate
#5 Cause of Death and # of Deaths
Crude Death Rate
2011

Total: 83
Unintentional Injury
15
3 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
14
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
10
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
5
1 per 100,000*
Perinatal Period Condition
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 82
Unintentional Injury
17
4 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
12
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
9
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Stroke
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 85
Unintentional Injury
18
4 per 100,000*
Cancer
15
3 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
7
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
2
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
2
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Septicemia
2
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 98
Unintentional Injury
18
4 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
17
4 per 100,000*
Cancer
9
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
7
1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
5
1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
5
1 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 93
Unintentional Injury
19
4 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
8
2 per 100,000*
Cancer
8
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
2 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 89
Unintentional Injury
18
4 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
12
3 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
10
2 per 100,000*
Cancer
6
1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
6
1 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 86
Birth Defects
19
4 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
18
4 per 100,000*
Cancer
12
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
1 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 86
Unintentional Injury
14
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
12
2 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
9
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
7
1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
7
1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 100
Unintentional Injury
27
6 per 100,000
Birth Defects
11
2 per 100,000*
Cancer
11
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
10
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
2 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 96
Unintentional Injury
23
5 per 100,000
Birth Defects
12
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
9
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
7
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*

*Rates based on fewer than 20 events in the numerator are unstable.

**Ranks based on numbers of death.