Leading Causes of Death Among Black Non-Hispanics, 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: 42
Birth Defects
10
6 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
6
4 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
5
3 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
3
2 per 100,000*
Perinatal Period Condition
2
1 per 100,000*
Stroke
2
1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 45
Homicide and Legal Intervention
10
7 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
7
5 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
4
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
2
1 per 100,000*
Stroke
2
1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 43
Birth Defects
7
4 per 100,000*
Cancer
4
2 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
4
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
3
2 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
7
4 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 61
Birth Defects
13
8 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
11
7 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
6
4 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
4
2 per 100,000*
Septicemia
3
2 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 55
Unintentional Injury
13
7 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
5 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
6
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
3 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
2
1 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 57
Unintentional Injury
11
6 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
5 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
8
4 per 100,000*
Cancer
5
3 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
5
3 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 65
Unintentional Injury
15
8 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
12
6 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
6
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
4
2 per 100,000*
Cancer
6
3 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 51
Unintentional Injury
10
5 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
8
4 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
4 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
3
2 per 100,000*
Cancer
1
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
1
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Gastritis, Enteritis, Colitis, Diverticulitis
1
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
1
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Septicemia
1
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 60
Homicide and Legal Intervention
11
6 per 100,000*
Unintentional Injury
10
5 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
4 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
5
3 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
4
2 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 68
Unintentional Injury
15
8 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
5 per 100,000*
Cancer
8
4 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
4
2 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
3
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
3
2 per 100,000*

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.