Leading Causes of Death Among Females, Ages 5-14, 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: 102
Cancer
24
2 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
15
1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 108
Cancer
31
3 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
21
2 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 117
Unintentional Injury
26
2 per 100,000
Cancer
22
2 per 100,000
Heart Disease
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 124
Unintentional Injury
30
3 per 100,000
Cancer
23
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 122
Cancer
31
3 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
21
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
14
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 106
Unintentional Injury
32
3 per 100,000
Cancer
21
2 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 140
Cancer
26
2 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
22
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
18
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 165
Unintentional Injury
37
3 per 100,000
Cancer
30
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
14
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 166
Unintentional Injury
28
2 per 100,000
Cancer
26
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
15
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 121
Unintentional Injury
32
3 per 100,000
Cancer
27
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
14
1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.