Leading Causes of Premature Death (Death before age 75) Among Male by County, New York State, 2009-2011

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

County and # of 3 Years Premature Deaths #1 Cause of Premature Death and # of Premature Deaths
Age-adjusted Premature Death Rate
#2 Cause of Premature Death and # of Premature Deaths
Age-adjusted Premature Death Rate
#3 Cause of Premature Death and # of Premature Deaths
Age-adjusted Premature Death Rate
#4 Cause of Premature Death and # of Premature Deaths
Age-adjusted Premature Death Rate
#5 Cause of Premature Death and # of Premature Deaths
Age-adjusted Premature Death Rate
Albany

Total: 1,686
Cancer
481
314 per 100,000
Heart Disease
406
321 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
99
75 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
58
41 per 100,000
Suicide
49
40 per 100,000
Allegany

Total: 283
Cancer
84
357 per 100,000
Heart Disease
69
282 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
28
134 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
15
65 per 100,000*
Liver Disease
10
56 per 100,000*
Stroke
10
56 per 100,000*
Suicide
10
39 per 100,000*
Broome

Total: 1,264
Heart Disease
315
417 per 100,000
Cancer
312
401 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
90
105 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
59
66 per 100,000
Suicide
53
65 per 100,000
Cattaraugus

Total: 656
Cancer
180
497 per 100,000
Heart Disease
174
556 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
49
145 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
38
102 per 100,000
Liver Disease
23
71 per 100,000
Suicide
23
66 per 100,000
Cayuga

Total: 511
Cancer
160
412 per 100,000
Heart Disease
99
301 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
50
147 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
32
109 per 100,000
Suicide
25
79 per 100,000
Chautauqua

Total: 935
Cancer
248
475 per 100,000
Heart Disease
237
385 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
73
128 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
64
103 per 100,000
Suicide
36
64 per 100,000
Chemung

Total: 605
Cancer
168
421 per 100,000
Heart Disease
125
297 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
54
139 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
41
119 per 100,000
Suicide
19
49 per 100,000*
Chenango

Total: 340
Cancer
103
452 per 100,000
Heart Disease
81
360 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
30
141 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
24
125 per 100,000
Liver Disease
16
83 per 100,000*
Clinton

Total: 510
Cancer
144
364 per 100,000
Heart Disease
111
265 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
39
118 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
32
121 per 100,000
Liver Disease
19
53 per 100,000*
Columbia

Total: 451
Cancer
137
511 per 100,000
Heart Disease
100
375 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
30
136 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
23
100 per 100,000
Suicide
19
79 per 100,000*
Cortland

Total: 291
Cancer
80
331 per 100,000
Heart Disease
57
245 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
19
88 per 100,000*
Suicide
16
77 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
15
84 per 100,000*
Delaware

Total: 384
Heart Disease
119
611 per 100,000
Cancer
112
588 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
28
166 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
14
93 per 100,000*
Diabetes
13
84 per 100,000*
Dutchess

Total: 1,630
Cancer
467
289 per 100,000
Heart Disease
373
263 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
127
99 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
66
47 per 100,000
Suicide
66
50 per 100,000
Erie

Total: 6,156
Cancer
1,724
363 per 100,000
Heart Disease
1,432
312 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
373
94 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
221
52 per 100,000
Diabetes
221
56 per 100,000
Essex

Total: 244
Cancer
79
432 per 100,000
Heart Disease
57
419 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
16
99 per 100,000*
Suicide
12
78 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
9
72 per 100,000*
Franklin

Total: 337
Cancer
93
320 per 100,000
Heart Disease
65
248 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
30
120 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
16
96 per 100,000*
Suicide
16
77 per 100,000*
Fulton

Total: 376
Cancer
105
422 per 100,000
Heart Disease
82
334 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
29
126 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
26
118 per 100,000
Suicide
11
50 per 100,000*
Genesee

Total: 393
Cancer
127
525 per 100,000
Heart Disease
83
343 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
32
137 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
19
86 per 100,000*
Suicide
15
63 per 100,000*
Greene

Total: 429
Cancer
143
590 per 100,000
Heart Disease
96
427 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
31
156 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
18
104 per 100,000*
Liver Disease
14
79 per 100,000*
Stroke
14
84 per 100,000*
Hamilton

Total: 44
Cancer
11
787 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
10
702 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
6
393 per 100,000*
Liver Disease
5
356 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
4
280 per 100,000*
Herkimer

Total: 404
Heart Disease
107
426 per 100,000
Cancer
98
385 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
28
122 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
27
102 per 100,000
Suicide
18
73 per 100,000*
Jefferson

Total: 675
Cancer
178
342 per 100,000
Heart Disease
161
278 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
59
97 per 100,000
Suicide
33
57 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
32
52 per 100,000
Lewis

Total: 177
Cancer
70
635 per 100,000
Heart Disease
25
223 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
13
119 per 100,000*
Suicide
9
79 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
7
63 per 100,000*
Livingston

Total: 359
Cancer
110
395 per 100,000
Heart Disease
85
295 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
23
96 per 100,000
Suicide
15
54 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
12
56 per 100,000*
Stroke
12
56 per 100,000*
Madison

Total: 393
Cancer
127
439 per 100,000
Heart Disease
74
234 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
38
130 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
21
55 per 100,000
Suicide
19
66 per 100,000*
Monroe

Total: 3,952
Cancer
1,190
318 per 100,000
Heart Disease
823
262 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
247
76 per 100,000
Suicide
153
50 per 100,000
Stroke
119
35 per 100,000
Montgomerty

Total: 316
Cancer
86
410 per 100,000
Heart Disease
79
401 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
18
87 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
17
82 per 100,000*
Suicide
15
72 per 100,000*
Nassau

Total: 5,889
Cancer
1,769
235 per 100,000
Heart Disease
1,493
201 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
489
84 per 100,000
Suicide
168
31 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
155
31 per 100,000
Niagara

Total: 1,534
Cancer
422
501 per 100,000
Heart Disease
420
455 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
114
122 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
81
89 per 100,000
Diabetes
54
62 per 100,000
Suicide
54
60 per 100,000
Oneida

Total: 1,565
Cancer
453
418 per 100,000
Heart Disease
378
372 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
92
88 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
54
62 per 100,000
Suicide
49
51 per 100,000
Onondaga

Total: 2,670
Cancer
809
417 per 100,000
Heart Disease
522
263 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
183
95 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
109
53 per 100,000
Suicide
94
47 per 100,000
Ontario

Total: 684
Cancer
191
443 per 100,000
Heart Disease
147
325 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
44
101 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
33
84 per 100,000
Stroke
31
67 per 100,000
Orange

Total: 1,859
Cancer
541
303 per 100,000
Heart Disease
398
222 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
153
83 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
68
42 per 100,000
Suicide
63
35 per 100,000
Orleans

Total: 271
Cancer
81
451 per 100,000
Heart Disease
62
313 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
18
103 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
17
115 per 100,000*
Suicide
10
56 per 100,000*
Oswego

Total: 792
Cancer
224
438 per 100,000
Heart Disease
183
332 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
79
144 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
45
80 per 100,000
Suicide
28
55 per 100,000
Otsego

Total: 385
Cancer
112
397 per 100,000
Heart Disease
102
346 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
26
100 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
19
77 per 100,000*
Diabetes
17
68 per 100,000*
Putnam

Total: 478
Cancer
130
317 per 100,000
Heart Disease
112
263 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
40
103 per 100,000
Suicide
20
48 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
16
39 per 100,000*
Rensselaer

Total: 968
Cancer
315
454 per 100,000
Heart Disease
200
270 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
54
80 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
50
69 per 100,000
Suicide
36
53 per 100,000
Rockland

Total: 1,270
Cancer
377
247 per 100,000
Heart Disease
323
283 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
72
56 per 100,000
Suicide
37
27 per 100,000
Septicemia
35
23 per 100,000
Stroke
35
31 per 100,000
St Lawrence

Total: 750
Cancer
234
483 per 100,000
Heart Disease
167
297 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
53
134 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
42
86 per 100,000
Suicide
30
58 per 100,000
Saratoga

Total: 1,107
Cancer
375
306 per 100,000
Heart Disease
244
230 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
60
63 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
56
65 per 100,000
Suicide
49
54 per 100,000
Schenectady

Total: 886
Cancer
265
441 per 100,000
Heart Disease
220
356 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
44
67 per 100,000
Suicide
43
67 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
32
51 per 100,000
Schoharie

Total: 209
Cancer
75
536 per 100,000
Heart Disease
53
400 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
12
101 per 100,000*
Diabetes
10
72 per 100,000*
Suicide
9
78 per 100,000*
Schuyler

Total: 114
Cancer
29
342 per 100,000
Heart Disease
26
334 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
7
103 per 100,000*
Suicide
6
86 per 100,000*
Stroke
7
103 per 100,000*
Seneca

Total: 221
Cancer
59
399 per 100,000
Heart Disease
46
319 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
20
126 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
15
121 per 100,000*
Stroke
8
64 per 100,000*
Steuben

Total: 678
Cancer
186
477 per 100,000
Heart Disease
169
435 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
48
117 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
34
91 per 100,000
Suicide
30
75 per 100,000
Suffolk

Total: 7,785
Cancer
2,293
276 per 100,000
Heart Disease
1,690
206 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
847
123 per 100,000
Suicide
252
38 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
240
32 per 100,000
Sullivan

Total: 618
Cancer
152
459 per 100,000
Heart Disease
141
418 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
56
170 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
29
95 per 100,000
Suicide
27
80 per 100,000
Tioga

Total: 285
Cancer
94
412 per 100,000
Heart Disease
53
254 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
35
175 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
21
107 per 100,000
Diabetes
10
52 per 100,000*
Tompkins

Total: 378
Cancer
105
362 per 100,000
Heart Disease
82
139 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
29
96 per 100,000
Suicide
22
60 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
21
40 per 100,000
Ulster

Total: 1,188
Cancer
359
455 per 100,000
Heart Disease
254
296 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
85
117 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
52
66 per 100,000
Suicide
52
68 per 100,000
Warren

Total: 414
Cancer
133
463 per 100,000
Heart Disease
103
364 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
26
111 per 100,000
Suicide
20
79 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
17
65 per 100,000*
Washington

Total: 444
Cancer
142
447 per 100,000
Heart Disease
93
317 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
37
130 per 100,000
Suicide
29
103 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
18
78 per 100,000*
Wayne

Total: 607
Cancer
204
553 per 100,000
Heart Disease
125
335 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
51
131 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
30
79 per 100,000
Diabetes
28
71 per 100,000
Westchester

Total: 3,967
Cancer
1,222
238 per 100,000
Heart Disease
879
205 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
262
61 per 100,000
Suicide
136
34 per 100,000
Stroke
110
29 per 100,000
Wyoming

Total: 259
Cancer
76
351 per 100,000
Heart Disease
47
211 per 100,000
Suicide
18
110 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
17
94 per 100,000*
Stroke
12
88 per 100,000*
Yates

Total: 155
Cancer
55
609 per 100,000
Heart Disease
31
279 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
13
125 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
10
100 per 100,000*
Suicide
9
86 per 100,000*
Bronx

Total: 8,285
Heart Disease
1,983
344 per 100,000
Cancer
1,875
325 per 100,000
AIDS
516
83 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
503
82 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
333
49 per 100,000
Kings

Total: 12,635
Heart Disease
3,351
288 per 100,000
Cancer
3,302
283 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
740
65 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
514
44 per 100,000
AIDS
486
40 per 100,000
New York

Total: 7,031
Cancer
2,016
245 per 100,000
Heart Disease
1,639
196 per 100,000
AIDS
377
56 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
376
50 per 100,000
Diabetes
202
30 per 100,000
Queens

Total: 10,006
Heart Disease
2,901
242 per 100,000
Cancer
2,711
227 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
609
56 per 100,000
Diabetes
361
33 per 100,000
Suicide
291
28 per 100,000
Richmond

Total: 2,447
Cancer
712
314 per 100,000
Heart Disease
650
304 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
194
88 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
91
42 per 100,000
Diabetes
89
40 per 100,000
New York City

Total: 40,404
Cancer
10,616
263 per 100,000
Heart Disease
10,524
261 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
2,422
63 per 100,000
AIDS
1,596
41 per 100,000
Diabetes
1,419
37 per 100,000
Rest of State

Total: 62,231
Cancer
18,299
307 per 100,000
Heart Disease
14,208
243 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
4,686
93 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
2,480
39 per 100,000
Suicide
2,253
47 per 100,000
New York State

Total: 102,635
Cancer
28,915
288 per 100,000
Heart Disease
24,732
248 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
7,108
80 per 100,000
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
3,473
34 per 100,000
Suicide
3,221
37 per 100,000

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.