Table 31c : Death Summary Information by Race/Ethnicity 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 53,786 100.0 32,149 100.0 14,380 100.0 5,675 100.0 10,315 100.0
Sex
Male 26,140 48.6 15,491 48.2 6,678 46.4 3,064 54.0 5,267 51.1
Female 27,646 51.4 16,658 51.8 7,702 53.6 2,611 46.0 5,048 48.9
Age
< 1 479 0.9 198 0.6 170 1.2 64 1.1 109 1.1
1 - 9 127 0.2 54 0.2 44 0.3 23 0.4 36 0.3
10 - 19 181 0.3 72 0.2 75 0.5 25 0.4 53 0.5
20 - 24 380 0.7 175 0.5 129 0.9 52 0.9 132 1.3
25 - 34 981 1.8 461 1.4 343 2.4 126 2.2 271 2.6
35 - 44 1,479 2.7 725 2.3 499 3.5 182 3.2 416 4.0
45 - 54 3,678 6.8 1,757 5.5 1,350 9.4 419 7.4 921 8.9
55 - 64 6,843 12.7 3,428 10.7 2,468 17.2 727 12.8 1,487 14.4
65 - 74 9,398 17.5 5,193 16.2 2,905 20.2 1,011 17.8 1,932 18.7
75 - 84 12,306 22.9 7,489 23.3 3,076 21.4 1,431 25.2 2,349 22.8
85+ 17,934 33.3 12,597 39.2 3,321 23.1 1,615 28.5 2,609 25.3
Cause of Death
Heart Disease 17,212 32.0 10,776 33.5 4,487 31.2 1,500 26.4 2,814 27.3
Mal Neoplasms 12,618 23.5 7,436 23.1 3,400 23.6 1,496 26.4 2,363 22.9
Cerebrovas Dis 1,932 3.6 1,091 3.4 522 3.6 250 4.4 402 3.9
AIDS 471 0.9 159 0.5 272 1.9 14 0.2 127 1.2
Pneumonia 2,058 3.8 1,281 4.0 490 3.4 241 4.2 400 3.9
CLRD 1,780 3.3 1,163 3.6 406 2.8 162 2.9 343 3.3
Diabetes Mellitus 1,823 3.4 819 2.5 731 5.1 220 3.9 418 4.1
Accidents 1,952 3.6 1,232 3.8 418 2.9 171 3.0 522 5.1
Other 13,940 25.9 8,192 25.5 3,654 25.4 1,621 28.6 2,926 28.4
Institution
Hospital 28,855 54.4 16,363 50.9 8,714 60.6 3,240 57.9 6,025 58.5
Home/Pub Place 7,474 14.1 4,627 14.4 1,962 13.6 697 12.5 1,253 12.2
Nursing Home 12,989 24.5 8,752 27.2 2,919 20.3 1,146 20.5 2,275 22.1
Hospice 3,043 5.7 1,984 6.2 568 3.9 435 7.8 550 5.3
Oth Institution 725 1.4 422 1.3 217 1.5 74 1.3 202 2.0
Type of Disposition
Burial 31,792 59.1 19,727 61.4 8,466 58.9 3,261 57.5 5,804 56.3
Cremation 18,368 34.2 10,538 32.8 5,274 36.7 2,200 38.8 4,112 39.9
Other/Unknown 3,626 6.7 1,884 5.9 640 4.5 214 3.8 399 3.9

(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.