Table 31c : Death Summary Information by Race/Ethnicity New York City - 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 53,806 100.0 31,957 100.0 14,778 100.0 5,924 100.0 10,552 100.0
Sex
Male 26,525 49.3 15,661 49.0 6,942 47.0 3,212 54.2 5,429 51.4
Female 27,280 50.7 16,296 51.0 7,836 53.0 2,712 45.8 5,123 48.6
Not Stated 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Age
< 1 298 0.6 119 0.4 107 0.7 48 0.8 82 0.8
1 - 9 221 0.4 92 0.3 73 0.5 43 0.7 52 0.5
10 - 19 226 0.4 94 0.3 89 0.6 37 0.6 75 0.7
20 - 24 325 0.6 167 0.5 115 0.8 38 0.6 106 1.0
25 - 34 1,055 2.0 566 1.8 353 2.4 117 2.0 285 2.7
35 - 44 1,481 2.8 757 2.4 517 3.5 173 2.9 434 4.1
45 - 54 3,473 6.5 1,639 5.1 1,316 8.9 423 7.1 933 8.8
55 - 64 7,004 13.0 3,421 10.7 2,563 17.3 812 13.7 1,537 14.6
65 - 74 9,718 18.1 5,335 16.7 3,039 20.6 1,077 18.2 2,018 19.1
75 - 84 12,253 22.8 7,344 23.0 3,245 22.0 1,414 23.9 2,414 22.9
85+ 17,752 33.0 12,423 38.9 3,361 22.7 1,742 29.4 2,616 24.8
Cause of Death
Heart Disease 17,543 32.6 10,743 33.6 4,777 32.3 1,655 27.9 2,868 27.2
Mal Neoplasms 12,503 23.2 7,326 22.9 3,294 22.3 1,654 27.9 2,308 21.9
Cerebrovas Dis 1,932 3.6 1,035 3.2 601 4.1 258 4.4 436 4.1
AIDS 360 0.7 131 0.4 200 1.4 14 0.2 104 1.0
Pneumonia 1,881 3.5 1,130 3.5 502 3.4 207 3.5 385 3.6
CLRD 1,774 3.3 1,148 3.6 434 2.9 140 2.4 324 3.1
Diabetes Mellitus 1,783 3.3 761 2.4 761 5.1 217 3.7 423 4.0
Accidents 2,362 4.4 1,479 4.6 601 4.1 227 3.8 663 6.3
Other 13,668 25.4 8,204 25.7 3,608 24.4 1,552 26.2 3,041 28.8
Institution
Hospital 28,968 53.8 16,279 50.9 8,679 58.7 3,365 56.8 6,216 58.9
Home/Pub Place 13,585 25.2 8,722 27.3 3,336 22.6 1,292 21.8 2,401 22.8
Nursing Home 8,072 15.0 4,924 15.4 2,081 14.1 848 14.3 1,295 12.3
Hospice 2,195 4.1 1,449 4.5 406 2.7 305 5.1 416 3.9
Oth Institution 983 1.8 582 1.8 275 1.9 114 1.9 224 2.1
Type of Disposition
Burial 30,890 57.4 18,732 58.6 8,366 56.6 3,440 58.1 5,612 53.2
Cremation 19,931 37.0 11,280 35.3 5,792 39.2 2,341 39.5 4,627 43.8
Other/Unknown 2,985 5.5 1,945 6.1 620 4.2 143 2.4 313 3.0

(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.