Table 31a : Death Summary Information by Race/Ethnicity New York State - 2017

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 155,191 100.0 123,525 100.0 21,626 100.0 8,661 100.0 14,085 100.0
Sex
Male 76,729 49.4 60,659 49.1 10,482 48.5 4,747 54.8 7,332 52.1
Female 78,453 50.6 62,861 50.9 11,142 51.5 3,913 45.2 6,753 47.9
Not Stated 9 0.0 5 0.0 2 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Age
< 1 834 0.5 439 0.4 247 1.1 115 1.3 185 1.3
1 - 9 392 0.3 210 0.2 110 0.5 58 0.7 79 0.6
10 - 19 567 0.4 349 0.3 134 0.6 75 0.9 128 0.9
20 - 24 890 0.6 597 0.5 197 0.9 90 1.0 170 1.2
25 - 34 2,831 1.8 2,001 1.6 586 2.7 218 2.5 468 3.3
35 - 44 3,641 2.3 2,487 2.0 799 3.7 310 3.6 661 4.7
45 - 54 8,591 5.5 5,853 4.7 1,963 9.1 658 7.6 1,269 9.0
55 - 64 18,588 12.0 13,299 10.8 3,859 17.8 1,186 13.7 2,039 14.5
65 - 74 27,268 17.6 20,952 17.0 4,431 20.5 1,577 18.2 2,600 18.5
75 - 84 35,648 23.0 28,721 23.3 4,602 21.3 2,035 23.5 3,072 21.8
85+ 55,938 36.0 48,615 39.4 4,697 21.7 2,339 27.0 3,414 24.2
Cause of Death
Heart Disease 43,823 28.2 34,579 28.0 6,569 30.4 2,243 25.9 3,629 25.8
Mal Neoplasms 34,648 22.3 27,321 22.1 4,754 22.0 2,300 26.6 3,009 21.4
Cerebrovas Dis 6,183 4.0 4,848 3.9 893 4.1 399 4.6 607 4.3
AIDS 456 0.3 180 0.1 238 1.1 22 0.3 122 0.9
Pneumonia 4,179 2.7 3,247 2.6 620 2.9 266 3.1 461 3.3
CLRD 7,220 4.7 6,311 5.1 655 3.0 188 2.2 421 3.0
Diabetes Mellitus 4,148 2.7 2,753 2.2 1,031 4.8 314 3.6 519 3.7
Accidents 7,617 4.9 6,167 5.0 961 4.4 421 4.9 1,037 7.4
Other 46,917 30.2 38,119 30.9 5,905 27.3 2,508 29.0 4,280 30.4
Institution
Hospital 70,328 45.3 52,423 42.4 12,363 57.2 4,796 55.4 8,023 57.0
Home/Pub Place 41,574 26.8 34,352 27.8 4,906 22.7 1,996 23.0 3,294 23.4
Nursing Home 30,984 20.0 26,324 21.3 3,195 14.8 1,215 14.0 1,775 12.6
Hospice 8,745 5.6 7,537 6.1 710 3.3 456 5.3 615 4.4
Oth Institution 3,535 2.3 2,867 2.3 450 2.1 198 2.3 377 2.7
Type of Disposition
Burial 75,712 48.8 58,392 47.3 12,113 56.0 4,751 54.9 7,466 53.0
Cremation 69,394 44.7 56,448 45.7 8,650 40.0 3,679 42.5 6,165 43.8
Other/Unknown 10,085 6.5 8,685 7.0 863 4.0 231 2.7 454 3.2

(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.