Leading Causes of Death Among Males, 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: 164
Cancer
40
3 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
28
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
14
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
10
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 146
Unintentional Injury
43
4 per 100,000
Cancer
28
2 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
13
1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
12
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 159
Unintentional Injury
34
3 per 100,000
Cancer
30
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 180
Unintentional Injury
54
4 per 100,000
Cancer
32
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
13
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
11
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 177
Unintentional Injury
51
4 per 100,000
Cancer
32
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
12
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 159
Unintentional Injury
36
3 per 100,000
Cancer
26
2 per 100,000
Heart Disease
11
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 188
Unintentional Injury
49
4 per 100,000
Cancer
38
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
16
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 182
Unintentional Injury
67
5 per 100,000
Cancer
30
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
15
1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 188
Unintentional Injury
50
4 per 100,000
Cancer
33
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
12
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
11
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
12
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 233
Unintentional Injury
75
6 per 100,000
Cancer
37
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
16
1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
Less than 1 per 100,000*

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.