Leading Causes of Death Among Black Non-Hispanics, 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: 111
Homicide and Legal Intervention
56
24 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
14
6 per 100,000*
Suicide
7
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
6
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
2 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 151
Homicide and Legal Intervention
88
36 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
12
5 per 100,000*
Cancer
7
3 per 100,000*
Suicide
5
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 132
Homicide and Legal Intervention
54
22 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
16
6 per 100,000*
Cancer
8
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
Suicide
6
2 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 149
Homicide and Legal Intervention
64
25 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
21
8 per 100,000
Cancer
13
5 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
6
2 per 100,000*
Suicide
6
2 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 158
Homicide and Legal Intervention
71
28 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
22
9 per 100,000
Cancer
10
4 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
9
4 per 100,000*
Suicide
10
4 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 145
Homicide and Legal Intervention
73
29 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
20
8 per 100,000
Cancer
9
4 per 100,000*
AIDS
8
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 150
Homicide and Legal Intervention
53
22 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
29
12 per 100,000
AIDS
8
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
7
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 146
Homicide and Legal Intervention
64
27 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
22
9 per 100,000
Suicide
11
5 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
AIDS
5
2 per 100,000*
Cancer
5
2 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 171
Homicide and Legal Intervention
80
34 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
27
11 per 100,000
Suicide
8
3 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
7
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
7
3 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
3 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 156
Homicide and Legal Intervention
61
26 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
39
17 per 100,000
Suicide
10
4 per 100,000*
AIDS
7
3 per 100,000*
Cancer
7
3 per 100,000*

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.