Leading Causes of Death Among Black Non-Hispanics, Ages 20-44, 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: 1,611
Homicide and Legal Intervention
288
28 per 100,000
Cancer
219
21 per 100,000
Heart Disease
198
19 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
158
15 per 100,000
AIDS
126
12 per 100,000
2010

Total: 1,611
Homicide and Legal Intervention
331
32 per 100,000
Heart Disease
226
22 per 100,000
Cancer
182
18 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
142
14 per 100,000
AIDS
107
10 per 100,000
2009

Total: 1,685
Homicide and Legal Intervention
308
29 per 100,000
Heart Disease
233
22 per 100,000
Cancer
190
18 per 100,000
AIDS
147
14 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
147
14 per 100,000
2008

Total: 1,786
Homicide and Legal Intervention
329
30 per 100,000
Cancer
241
22 per 100,000
Heart Disease
237
22 per 100,000
AIDS
194
18 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
154
14 per 100,000
2007

Total: 1,904
Homicide and Legal Intervention
311
29 per 100,000
Heart Disease
272
25 per 100,000
AIDS
249
23 per 100,000
Cancer
240
22 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
185
17 per 100,000
2006

Total: 1,991
Homicide and Legal Intervention
338
31 per 100,000
AIDS
275
25 per 100,000
Heart Disease
253
23 per 100,000
Cancer
236
22 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
158
15 per 100,000
2005

Total: 2,069
Homicide and Legal Intervention
343
32 per 100,000
AIDS
322
30 per 100,000
Cancer
277
25 per 100,000
Heart Disease
261
24 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
161
15 per 100,000
2004

Total: 2,138
AIDS
358
32 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
307
28 per 100,000
Cancer
260
24 per 100,000
Heart Disease
251
23 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
139
13 per 100,000
2003

Total: 2,300
AIDS
406
35 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
366
32 per 100,000
Cancer
291
25 per 100,000
Heart Disease
256
22 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
156
14 per 100,000
2002

Total: 2,421
AIDS
443
39 per 100,000
Homicide and Legal Intervention
358
31 per 100,000
Cancer
298
26 per 100,000
Heart Disease
287
25 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
195
17 per 100,000

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.