Leading Causes of Death, Ages 15-19, 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: 491
Unintentional Injury
147
11 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
89
7 per 100,000
Suicide
81
6 per 100,000
Cancer
39
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
18
1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 502
Unintentional Injury
151
11 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
127
9 per 100,000
Suicide
63
5 per 100,000
Cancer
40
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
16
1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 543
Unintentional Injury
174
13 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
98
7 per 100,000
Suicide
58
4 per 100,000
Cancer
43
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
17
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
17
1 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 495
Unintentional Injury
167
12 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
99
7 per 100,000
Suicide
46
3 per 100,000
Cancer
36
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
25
2 per 100,000
2007

Total: 538
Unintentional Injury
196
14 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
106
8 per 100,000
Suicide
54
4 per 100,000
Cancer
49
4 per 100,000
Heart Disease
20
1 per 100,000
2006

Total: 596
Unintentional Injury
210
15 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
116
8 per 100,000
Suicide
51
4 per 100,000
Cancer
50
4 per 100,000
Heart Disease
25
2 per 100,000
2005

Total: 575
Unintentional Injury
222
17 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
92
7 per 100,000
Suicide
57
4 per 100,000
Cancer
38
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
24
2 per 100,000
2004

Total: 594
Unintentional Injury
216
17 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
97
7 per 100,000
Suicide
68
5 per 100,000
Cancer
47
4 per 100,000
Heart Disease
19
1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 602
Unintentional Injury
225
18 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
116
9 per 100,000
Suicide
57
4 per 100,000
Cancer
31
2 per 100,000
Heart Disease
20
2 per 100,000
2002

Total: 620
Unintentional Injury
273
21 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
97
8 per 100,000
Suicide
68
5 per 100,000
Cancer
33
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
20
2 per 100,000

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.