Leading Causes of Death Among White 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: 258
Unintentional Injury
96
14 per 100,000
Suicide
54
8 per 100,000
Cancer
23
3 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 230
Unintentional Injury
106
15 per 100,000
Suicide
44
6 per 100,000
Cancer
22
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 283
Unintentional Injury
121
16 per 100,000
Suicide
41
5 per 100,000
Cancer
26
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
9
1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
9
1 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 239
Unintentional Injury
112
14 per 100,000
Suicide
30
4 per 100,000
Cancer
16
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
15
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
10
1 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 262
Unintentional Injury
141
18 per 100,000
Suicide
33
4 per 100,000
Cancer
24
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
9
1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
1 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 323
Unintentional Injury
149
19 per 100,000
Suicide
39
5 per 100,000
Cancer
32
4 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
14
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
13
2 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 307
Unintentional Injury
154
20 per 100,000
Suicide
39
5 per 100,000
Cancer
25
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
12
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
12
2 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 305
Unintentional Injury
149
20 per 100,000
Suicide
41
5 per 100,000
Cancer
28
4 per 100,000
Heart Disease
10
1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Septicemia
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 307
Unintentional Injury
161
22 per 100,000
Suicide
40
5 per 100,000
Cancer
18
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
11
2 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
10
1 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 358
Unintentional Injury
192
26 per 100,000
Suicide
50
7 per 100,000
Cancer
20
3 per 100,000
Heart Disease
12
2 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
12
2 per 100,000*

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.