Table 31a : Death Summary Information by Race/Ethnicity New York State - 2015

Category Total Number(2) Total Percent Race(1)/Ethnicity
White Number White Percent Black Number Black Percent Other Number Other Percent Hispanic Number(3) Hispanic Percent
All Deaths 153,623 100.0 122,306 100.0 20,894 100.0 8,429 100.0 13,486 100.0
Sex
Male 75,077 48.9 59,340 48.5 10,064 48.2 4,552 54.0 6,985 51.8
Female 78,533 51.1 62,954 51.5 10,830 51.8 3,876 46.0 6,499 48.2
Not Stated 13 0.0 12 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.0
Age
< 1 1,079 0.7 559 0.5 321 1.5 135 1.6 205 1.5
1 - 9 277 0.2 166 0.1 70 0.3 35 0.4 57 0.4
10 - 19 519 0.3 318 0.3 135 0.6 53 0.6 83 0.6
20 - 24 974 0.6 627 0.5 213 1.0 107 1.3 199 1.5
25 - 34 2,447 1.6 1,649 1.3 544 2.6 196 2.3 413 3.1
35 - 44 3,397 2.2 2,259 1.8 753 3.6 305 3.6 589 4.4
45 - 54 8,963 5.8 6,140 5.0 2,002 9.6 638 7.6 1,259 9.3
55 - 64 17,961 11.7 12,999 10.6 3,591 17.2 1,100 13.1 1,918 14.2
65 - 74 26,046 17.0 19,930 16.3 4,228 20.2 1,532 18.2 2,457 18.2
75 - 84 36,003 23.4 29,069 23.8 4,452 21.3 2,087 24.8 2,953 21.9
85+ 55,943 36.4 48,582 39.7 4,583 21.9 2,238 26.6 3,350 24.8
Cause of Death
Heart Disease 44,141 28.7 35,227 28.8 6,218 29.8 2,160 25.6 3,458 25.6
Mal Neoplasms 34,795 22.6 27,481 22.5 4,845 23.2 2,109 25.0 3,022 22.4
Cerebrovas Dis 6,216 4.0 4,965 4.1 794 3.8 374 4.4 537 4.0
AIDS 578 0.4 219 0.2 314 1.5 19 0.2 139 1.0
Pneumonia 4,508 2.9 3,517 2.9 629 3.0 300 3.6 470 3.5
CLRD 7,066 4.6 6,168 5.0 591 2.8 227 2.7 438 3.2
Diabetes Mellitus 4,003 2.6 2,680 2.2 960 4.6 296 3.5 496 3.7
Accidents 6,372 4.1 5,168 4.2 700 3.4 347 4.1 796 5.9
Other 45,944 29.9 36,881 30.2 5,843 28.0 2,597 30.8 4,130 30.6
Institution
Hospital 72,085 47.2 54,200 44.3 12,442 59.6 4,715 57.0 7,760 57.6
Home/Pub Place 34,308 22.5 29,359 24.0 3,353 16.1 1,300 15.7 1,933 14.3
Nursing Home 34,645 22.7 29,026 23.7 3,910 18.7 1,448 17.5 2,691 20.0
Hospice 8,857 5.8 7,319 6.0 821 3.9 644 7.8 720 5.3
Oth Institution 2,921 1.9 2,379 1.9 360 1.7 162 2.0 367 2.7
Type of Disposition
Burial 78,592 51.2 61,349 50.2 12,305 58.9 4,460 52.9 7,428 55.1
Cremation 63,884 41.6 52,146 42.6 7,732 37.0 3,511 41.7 5,499 40.8
Other/Unknown 11,147 7.3 8,811 7.2 857 4.1 458 5.4 559 4.1

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

(2) Total Deaths includes deaths with race "Not Stated".

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