Leading Causes of Death Among White Non-Hispanics, Ages 5-14, 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: 137
Cancer
30
2 per 100,000
Unintentional Injury
24
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
11
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
10
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2010

Total: 125
Unintentional Injury
36
3 per 100,000
Cancer
27
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2009

Total: 137
Unintentional Injury
38
3 per 100,000
Cancer
22
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
7
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2008

Total: 149
Unintentional Injury
53
4 per 100,000
Cancer
31
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2007

Total: 147
Unintentional Injury
41
3 per 100,000
Cancer
29
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
12
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Homicide and Legal Intervention
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2006

Total: 131
Unintentional Injury
37
3 per 100,000
Cancer
27
2 per 100,000
Heart Disease
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Birth Defects
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Stroke
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2005

Total: 155
Unintentional Injury
44
3 per 100,000
Cancer
34
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
15
1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
10
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Suicide
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2004

Total: 168
Unintentional Injury
52
4 per 100,000
Cancer
28
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
18
1 per 100,000*
Suicide
8
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases (CLRD)
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Stroke
3
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2003

Total: 163
Unintentional Injury
49
4 per 100,000
Cancer
35
3 per 100,000
Birth Defects
12
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Heart Disease
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Septicemia
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Stroke
4
Less than 1 per 100,000*
2002

Total: 168
Unintentional Injury
54
4 per 100,000
Cancer
33
2 per 100,000
Birth Defects
21
1 per 100,000
Heart Disease
6
Less than 1 per 100,000*
Pneumonia and Influenza
5
Less than 1 per 100,000*

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

**Ranks based on numbers of death.