Table 31b : Death Summary Information by Race/Ethnicity New York State Exclusive of New York City- 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 99,837 100.0 90,157 100.0 6,514 100.0 2,754 100.0 3,171 100.0
Sex
Male 48,937 49.0 43,849 48.6 3,386 52.0 1,488 54.0 1,718 54.2
Female 50,887 51.0 46,296 51.4 3,128 48.0 1,265 45.9 1,451 45.8
Not Stated 13 0.0 12 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.1
Age
< 1 600 0.6 361 0.4 151 2.3 71 2.6 96 3.0
1 - 9 150 0.2 112 0.1 26 0.4 12 0.4 21 0.7
10 - 19 338 0.3 246 0.3 60 0.9 28 1.0 30 0.9
20 - 24 594 0.6 452 0.5 84 1.3 55 2.0 67 2.1
25 - 34 1,466 1.5 1,188 1.3 201 3.1 70 2.5 142 4.5
35 - 44 1,918 1.9 1,534 1.7 254 3.9 123 4.5 173 5.5
45 - 54 5,285 5.3 4,383 4.9 652 10.0 219 8.0 338 10.7
55 - 64 11,118 11.1 9,571 10.6 1,123 17.2 373 13.6 431 13.6
65 - 74 16,648 16.7 14,737 16.3 1,323 20.3 521 18.9 525 16.6
75 - 84 23,697 23.7 21,580 23.9 1,376 21.1 656 23.8 604 19.1
85+ 38,009 38.1 35,985 39.9 1,262 19.4 623 22.6 741 23.4
Cause of Death
Heart Disease 26,929 27.0 24,451 27.1 1,731 26.6 660 24.0 644 20.3
Mal Neoplasms 22,177 22.2 20,045 22.2 1,445 22.2 613 22.3 659 20.8
Cerebrovas Dis 4,284 4.3 3,874 4.3 272 4.2 124 4.5 135 4.3
AIDS 107 0.1 60 0.1 42 0.6 5 0.2 12 0.4
Pneumonia 2,450 2.5 2,236 2.5 139 2.1 59 2.1 70 2.2
CLRD 5,286 5.3 5,005 5.6 185 2.8 65 2.4 95 3.0
Diabetes Mellitus 2,180 2.2 1,861 2.1 229 3.5 76 2.8 78 2.5
Accidents 4,420 4.4 3,936 4.4 282 4.3 176 6.4 274 8.6
Other 32,004 32.1 28,689 31.8 2,189 33.6 976 35.4 1,204 38.0
Institution
Hospital 43,230 43.3 37,837 42.0 3,728 57.3 1,475 55.1 1,735 54.8
Home/Pub Place 26,834 26.9 24,732 27.4 1,391 21.4 603 22.5 680 21.5
Nursing Home 21,656 21.7 20,274 22.5 991 15.2 302 11.3 416 13.1
Hospice 5,814 5.8 5,335 5.9 253 3.9 209 7.8 170 5.4
Oth Institution 2,196 2.2 1,957 2.2 143 2.2 88 3.3 165 5.2
Type of Disposition
Burial 46,800 46.9 41,622 46.2 3,839 58.9 1,199 43.5 1,624 51.2
Cremation 45,516 45.6 41,608 46.2 2,458 37.7 1,311 47.6 1,387 43.7
Other/Unknown 7,521 7.5 6,927 7.7 217 3.3 244 8.9 160 5.0

(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.