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TABLE C-2
1996 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH BY AGE GROUPS AND SEX NUMBERS OF DEATHS AND AGE-SPECIFIC DEATH RATES PER 100,000 POPULATION
NUMBER OF --------------RATES----------- AGE GROUP AND CAUSE* DEATHS TOTAL MALE FEMALE Under 1 Year ** 48 7.1 6.8 7.4 1-4 Years 9 31.3 27.1 35.7 5-14 Years 17 19.8 22.7 16.8 15-24 Years 50 64.3 90.2 37.0 Motor Vehicle Crashes 26 33.5 45.1 21.2 25-34 Years 79 89.7 128.9 51.5 35-44 Years 144 137.3 178.6 95.7 Malignant Neoplasms 42 40.0 30.4 49.8 45-54 Years 271 340.6 435.5 244.8 Malignant Neoplasms 90 113.1 117.6 108.5 Diseases of the Heart 71 89.2 127.6 50.5 55-64 Years 458 996.5 1205.0 798.2 Malignant Neoplasms 180 391.6 446.3 339.7 Diseases of the Heart 119 258.9 379.3 144.4 C.O.P.D. # 27 58.7 58.0 59.4 Diabetes Mellitus 25 54.4 53.6 55.2 65-74 Years 959 2474.5 3126.9 1925.0 Malignant Neoplasms 344 887.6 1095.0 713.0 Diseases of the Heart 281 725.0 1021.6 475.3 C.O.P.D. # 64 165.1 208.8 128.3 Cerebrovascular Disease 53 136.8 112.9 156.9 Diabetes Mellitus 35 90.3 124.2 61.8 75-84 Years 1421 6000.6 7626.4 4942.5 Diseases of the Heart 460 1942.5 2388.6 1652.1 Malignant Neoplasms 343 1448.4 2035.1 1066.6 Cerebrovascular Disease 106 447.6 546.3 383.4 C.O.P.D. # 95 401.2 428.4 383.4 Pneumonia & Influenza 58 244.9 407.0 139.4 85+ Years 1408 15880.9 17849.7 15146.4 Diseases of the Heart 530 5977.9 6475.7 5792.2 Malignant Neoplasms 185 2086.6 3154.8 1688.1 Cerebrovascular Disease 141 1590.3 1618.9 1579.7 Pneumonia & Influenza 83 936.2 913.2 944.7 C.O.P.D. # 50 564.0 871.7 449.1 * Causes of less than 20 deaths are not listed. ** Death rates for those under 1 year old are per 1,000 live births. # Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Table of Contents