Table 34a : Deaths from Five Leading Causes of Death by Age and Race(1)/Ethnicity

Total(2)       White
AgeCauseCount AgeCauseCount
Total(4)All Causes150,987 Total(4)All Causes124,146
 Diseases of the Heart52,002  Diseases of the Heart43,494
 Malignant Neoplasms35,303  Malignant Neoplasms29,081
 CLRD6,805  CLRD6,103
 Cerebrovascular Disease6,566  Cerebrovascular Disease5,514
 Pneumonia5,549  Pneumonia4,494
< 1All Causes1,412 < 1All Causes775
 Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period800  Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period407
 Congenital Anomalies256  Congenital Anomalies174
 Accidents35  Accidents20
 Diseases of the Heart23  Diseases of the Heart13
1 - 9All Causes361 1 - 9All Causes236
 Accidents80  Accidents58
 Malignant Neoplasms54  Malignant Neoplasms36
 Congenital Anomalies47  Congenital Anomalies35
 Homicide and Legal Intervention26  Diseases of the Heart11
 Diseases of the Heart22  Homicide and Legal Intervention8
10 - 19All Causes756 10 - 19All Causes506
 Accidents256  Accidents204
 Homicide and Legal Intervention100  Malignant Neoplasms56
 Malignant Neoplasms71  Suicide51
 Suicide66  Homicide and Legal Intervention35
 Congenital Anomalies37  Congenital Anomalies22
20 - 24All Causes980 20 - 24All Causes659
 Accidents323  Accidents267
 Homicide and Legal Intervention183  Suicide100
 Suicide121  Homicide and Legal Intervention60
 Malignant Neoplasms68  Malignant Neoplasms43
 Diseases of the Heart35  Diseases of the Heart23
25 - 44All Causes6,527 25 - 44All Causes4,192
 Malignant Neoplasms1,191  Malignant Neoplasms797
 Accidents883  Accidents693
 Diseases of the Heart861  Diseases of the Heart569
 AIDS574  Suicide359
 Suicide452  AIDS227
45 - 64All Causes26,516 45 - 64All Causes19,197
 Malignant Neoplasms9,230  Malignant Neoplasms7,024
 Diseases of the Heart6,348  Diseases of the Heart4,486
 AIDS962  Accidents757
 Accidents939  CLRD674
 Diabetes Mellitus854  Diabetes Mellitus552
65+All Causes114,369 65+All Causes98,537
 Diseases of the Heart44,664  Diseases of the Heart38,354
 Malignant Neoplasms24,678  Malignant Neoplasms21,115
 CLRD5,881  CLRD5,364
 Cerebrovascular Disease5,640  Cerebrovascular Disease4,889
 Pneumonia4,977  Pneumonia4,124
Black       Hispanic(3)
AgeCauseCount AgeCauseCount
Total(4)All Causes21,031 Total(4)All Causes10,747
 Diseases of the Heart6,722  Diseases of the Heart3,123
 Malignant Neoplasms4,726  Malignant Neoplasms2,349
 Diabetes Mellitus984  Pneumonia488
 AIDS886  AIDS451
 Cerebrovascular Disease790  Diabetes Mellitus432
< 1All Causes475 < 1All Causes274
 Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period283  Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period155
 Congenital Anomalies58  Congenital Anomalies49
 Accidents13  Accidents7
 Diseases of the Heart9  Septicemia4
 Homicide and Legal Intervention9  Pneumonia4
 .  Nephritis, Neph Syndrome et al4
1 - 9All Causes100 1 - 9All Causes56
 Accidents21  Accidents13
 Homicide and Legal Intervention17  Malignant Neoplasms7
 Malignant Neoplasms12  Congenital Anomalies7
 Congenital Anomalies8  Diseases of the Heart4
 Diseases of the Heart7  Homicide and Legal Intervention4
10 - 19All Causes204 10 - 19All Causes139
 Homicide and Legal Intervention59  Accidents34
 Accidents38  Homicide and Legal Intervention24
 Congenital Anomalies13  Malignant Neoplasms15
 Malignant Neoplasms11  Suicide14
 AIDS10  Congenital Anomalies7
20 - 24All Causes255 20 - 24All Causes175
 Homicide and Legal Intervention113  Accidents50
 Accidents34  Homicide and Legal Intervention43
 Malignant Neoplasms15  Malignant Neoplasms18
 Suicide14  Suicide7
 Diseases of the Heart11  .
25 - 44All Causes1,841 25 - 44All Causes1,134
 AIDS314  Malignant Neoplasms185
 Malignant Neoplasms270  AIDS161
 Diseases of the Heart241  Accidents137
 Homicide and Legal Intervention234  Diseases of the Heart106
 Accidents126  Homicide and Legal Intervention82
45 - 64All Causes5,964 45 - 64All Causes2,921
 Malignant Neoplasms1,708  Malignant Neoplasms794
 Diseases of the Heart1,551  Diseases of the Heart616
 AIDS502  AIDS262
 Diabetes Mellitus267  Diabetes Mellitus113
 Cerebrovascular Disease171  Cerebrovascular Disease106
65+All Causes12,175 65+All Causes6,043
 Diseases of the Heart4,895  Diseases of the Heart2,385
 Malignant Neoplasms2,709  Malignant Neoplasms1,330
 Diabetes Mellitus672  Pneumonia395
 Pneumonia620  Diabetes Mellitus297
 Cerebrovascular Disease558  Cerebrovascular Disease238

(1) Race coding based on 2000 Census categories: White Alone, Black Alone, Other, Not Stated.

(2) Total Deaths = White Alone + Black Alone + Other + Not Stated

(3) Hispanic is a separate count equal to Hispanic White Alone+ Hispanic Black Alone + Hispanic Other + Hispanic Race Not Stated

(4) Total includes records with Age Not Stated.