Leading Causes of Death Among Black Non-Hispanics, Ages 45-74, 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: 9,481
Cancer
3,031
325 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,451
262 per 100,000
Diabetes
495
53 per 100,000
Stroke
369
40 per 100,000
AIDS
345
37 per 100,000
2010

Total: 9,250
Cancer
2,864
313 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,473
270 per 100,000
Diabetes
432
47 per 100,000
AIDS
409
45 per 100,000
Stroke
354
39 per 100,000
2009

Total: 9,217
Cancer
2,844
318 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,533
283 per 100,000
AIDS
450
50 per 100,000
Diabetes
407
45 per 100,000
Stroke
318
36 per 100,000
2008

Total: 9,357
Cancer
2,826
324 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,729
313 per 100,000
AIDS
444
51 per 100,000
Diabetes
437
50 per 100,000
Stroke
368
42 per 100,000
2007

Total: 9,552
Cancer
2,903
341 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,731
321 per 100,000
AIDS
463
54 per 100,000
Diabetes
430
51 per 100,000
Stroke
337
40 per 100,000
2006

Total: 9,456
Heart Disease
2,789
334 per 100,000
Cancer
2,752
330 per 100,000
AIDS
492
59 per 100,000
Diabetes
439
53 per 100,000
Stroke
358
43 per 100,000
2005

Total: 9,749
Cancer
2,871
350 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,822
344 per 100,000
AIDS
539
66 per 100,000
Diabetes
509
62 per 100,000
Stroke
322
39 per 100,000
2004

Total: 9,612
Cancer
2,829
351 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,750
341 per 100,000
AIDS
545
68 per 100,000
Diabetes
450
56 per 100,000
Stroke
382
47 per 100,000
2003

Total: 9,714
Heart Disease
2,882
357 per 100,000
Cancer
2,842
352 per 100,000
AIDS
531
66 per 100,000
Diabetes
440
54 per 100,000
Stroke
402
50 per 100,000
2002

Total: 9,674
Cancer
2,919
374 per 100,000
Heart Disease
2,883
369 per 100,000
AIDS
517
66 per 100,000
Diabetes
436
56 per 100,000
Stroke
396
51 per 100,000

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.