Table 34c : Deaths from Five Leading Causes of Death by Age and Race(1)/Ethnicity - New York City

Total(2)       White
AgeCauseCount AgeCauseCount
Total(4)All Causes55,775 Total(4)All Causes36,611
 Diseases of the Heart22,501  Diseases of the Heart15,981
 Malignant Neoplasms12,479  Malignant Neoplasms8,091
 Pneumonia2,874  Pneumonia1,990
 Diabetes Mellitus1,780  CLRD1,147
 Cerebrovascular Disease1,662  Cerebrovascular Disease1,019
< 1All Causes654 < 1All Causes285
 Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period403  Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period173
 Congenital Anomalies96  Congenital Anomalies50
 Accidents17  Accidents11
 Diseases of the Heart9  Septicemia4
1 - 9All Causes155 1 - 9All Causes78
 Accidents30  Accidents18
 Congenital Anomalies23  Congenital Anomalies15
 Malignant Neoplasms22  Malignant Neoplasms13
 Homicide and Legal Intervention12  Diseases of the Heart2
 Diseases of the Heart9  Pneumonia2
 .  CLRD2
 .  Gastritis, Enteritis, et al2
10 - 19All Causes302 10 - 19All Causes149
 Accidents65  Accidents37
 Homicide and Legal Intervention62  Homicide and Legal Intervention27
 Malignant Neoplasms23  Suicide13
 Suicide21  Malignant Neoplasms11
 Congenital Anomalies15  Congenital Anomalies7
20 - 24All Causes415 20 - 24All Causes211
 Homicide and Legal Intervention115  Accidents44
 Accidents73  Homicide and Legal Intervention33
 Malignant Neoplasms37  Suicide27
 Suicide37  Malignant Neoplasms19
 Diseases of the Heart15  Diseases of the Heart8
25 - 44All Causes3,147 25 - 44All Causes1,532
 Malignant Neoplasms521  Malignant Neoplasms252
 AIDS483  AIDS181
 Diseases of the Heart370  Diseases of the Heart174
 Homicide and Legal Intervention261  Accidents112
 Accidents215  Suicide109
45 - 64All Causes11,397 45 - 64All Causes6,203
 Malignant Neoplasms3,564  Malignant Neoplasms2,032
 Diseases of the Heart2,929  Diseases of the Heart1,580
 AIDS808  AIDS353
 Diabetes Mellitus392  Diabetes Mellitus177
 Pneumonia294  Accidents168
65+All Causes39,685 65+All Causes28,144
 Diseases of the Heart19,156  Diseases of the Heart14,207
 Malignant Neoplasms8,308  Malignant Neoplasms5,761
 Pneumonia2,527  Pneumonia1,803
 Diabetes Mellitus1,316  CLRD963
 CLRD1,300  Cerebrovascular Disease831
Black       Hispanic(3)
AgeCauseCount AgeCauseCount
Total(4)All Causes15,082 Total(4)All Causes8,669
 Diseases of the Heart5,147  Diseases of the Heart2,632
 Malignant Neoplasms3,328  Malignant Neoplasms1,893
 AIDS759  Pneumonia435
 Diabetes Mellitus755  AIDS414
 Pneumonia669  Diabetes Mellitus363
< 1All Causes278 < 1All Causes162
 Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period160  Cond Orig in the Perinatal Period99
 Congenital Anomalies36  Congenital Anomalies22
 Diseases of the Heart6  Accidents6
 Pneumonia6  SIDS5
 Accidents6  Septicemia3
 .  Nephritis, Neph Syndrome et al3
1 - 9All Causes60 1 - 9All Causes38
 Accidents12  Accidents9
 Homicide and Legal Intervention11  Congenital Anomalies6
 Malignant Neoplasms6  Malignant Neoplasms5
 Diseases of the Heart4  Diseases of the Heart2
 Congenital Anomalies4  Oth Dis of the Circ System1
 .  Pneumonia1
 .  CLRD1
 .  Gastritis, Enteritis, et al1
10 - 19All Causes126 10 - 19All Causes92
 Homicide and Legal Intervention31  Homicide and Legal Intervention20
 Accidents22  Accidents14
 Malignant Neoplasms10  Suicide11
 Congenital Anomalies7  Malignant Neoplasms6
 Suicide5  Congenital Anomalies5
20 - 24All Causes167 20 - 24All Causes126
 Homicide and Legal Intervention77  Homicide and Legal Intervention30
 Accidents18  Accidents28
 Malignant Neoplasms10  Malignant Neoplasms16
 AIDS8  Diseases of the Heart5
 Suicide7  Cerebrovascular Disease5
 .  Suicide5
25 - 44All Causes1,307 25 - 44All Causes858
 AIDS274  AIDS145
 Malignant Neoplasms191  Malignant Neoplasms126
 Diseases of the Heart161  Diseases of the Heart84
 Homicide and Legal Intervention158  Homicide and Legal Intervention70
 Accidents74  Accidents67
45 - 64All Causes4,245 45 - 64All Causes2,427
 Malignant Neoplasms1,176  Malignant Neoplasms652
 Diseases of the Heart1,126  Diseases of the Heart520
 AIDS430  AIDS244
 Diabetes Mellitus196  Diabetes Mellitus91
 Cerebrovascular Disease103  Cirrhosis of Liver89
65+All Causes8,888 65+All Causes4,965
 Diseases of the Heart3,840  Diseases of the Heart2,016
 Malignant Neoplasms1,934  Malignant Neoplasms1,088
 Pneumonia537  Pneumonia356
 Diabetes Mellitus523  Diabetes Mellitus254
 Cerebrovascular Disease336  Cerebrovascular Disease180

(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.