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TABLE C-15
1996 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
                                                         EDUCATION BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES

                                                              H.S.   1-3 YEARS 4+ YEARS
SELECTED CAUSE(1)                             < HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE  COLLEGE  COLLEGE  UNKNOWN TOTAL
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SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS                             0         0         0        0       0        0
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS                   2         1         0        0       0        3
TUBERCULOSIS                                          0         1         0        0       0        1
 TUBERCULOSIS OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                   0         1         0        0       0        1
 OTHER TUBERCULOSIS                                   0         0         0        0       0        0
WHOOPING COUGH                                        0         0         0        0       0        0
STREPTOCOCCAL SORE THROAT AND SCARLATINA              0         0         0        0       0        0
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION                               0         0         0        0       0        0
SEPTICEMIA                                            9        17         3        3       3       35
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS                                   0         0         0        0       0        0
MEASLES                                               0         0         0        0       0        0
VIRAL HEPATITIS                                       2         2         1        2       0        7
SYPHILIS                                              0         0         0        0       0        0
ALL OTHER INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES           7         9         9        6       0       31
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS                                 352       489       157      183      23     1204
 OF LIP, ORAL CAVITY AND PHARYNX                      5         3         4        1       0       13
 OF DIGESTIVE ORGANS AND PERITONEUM                  77       126        38       47       7      295
 OF RESPIRATORY AND INTRATHORACIC ORGANS            116       132        32       36       7      323
 OF BREAST                                           13        45        17       20       1       96
 OF GENITAL ORGANS                                   37        55        22       30       2      146
 OF URINARY ORGANS                                   13        22         7        3       1       46
 OF OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED SITES                      55        51        25       27       2      160
 LEUKEMIA                                            13        18         6        9       2       48
 OF OTHER LYMPHATIC/HEMATOPOIETIC TISSUES            23        37         6       10       1       77
BENIGN NEOPLASMS                                      8         5         3        4       0       20
DIABETES MELLITUS                                    66        51        14       16       7      154
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                              3         3         2        1       0        9
ANEMIAS                                               5         7         3        1       0       16
MENINGITIS                                            0         0         0        0       0        0
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES                       637       756       243      242      38     1916
 DISEASES OF HEART                                  501       597       179      178      31     1486
  RHEUMATIC FEVER AND HEART DISEASE                   3         4         2        1       0       10
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                         17        24         8        9       2       60
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE                2         2         0        0       0        4
  ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE                            313       346       104      116      14      893
   ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION                      148       158        47       40       8      401
   OTHER ACUTE AND SUBACUTE FORMS                     1         1         0        0       0        2
   ANGINA PECTORIS                                    1         3         0        0       0        4
   CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE                   163       184        57       76       6      486
  OTHER DISEASES OF ENDOCARDIUM                      17        19         4        3       1       44
  ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE                  149       202        61       49      14      475
 HYPERTENSION                                        10         8         4        6       1       29
 CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                           102       127        46       42       4      321
  INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGE                            13        17         7        7       1       45
  CEREBRAL THROMBOSIS AND OCCLUSION                   5        14         4        4       1       28
  CEREBRAL EMBOLISM                                   0         1         0        0       0        1
  OTHER CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                     84        95        35       31       2      247

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TABLE C-15
1996 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
                                                           EDUCATION BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES

                                                              H.S.   1-3 YEARS 4+ YEARS
SELECTED CAUSE(1)                             < HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE  COLLEGE  COLLEGE  UNKNOWN TOTAL
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 ATHEROSCLEROSIS                                      6         6         6        2       2       22
 OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES                          18        18         8       14       0       58
ACUTE BRONCHITIS                                      0         0         0        0       0        0
PNEUMONIA AND INFLUENZA                              68        58        21       19       3      169
 PNEUMONIA                                           65        57        21       19       3      165
 INFLUENZA                                            3         1         0        0       0        4
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASES               95        99        22       23       5      244
 BRONCHITIS                                           2         2         0        1       0        5
 EMPHYSEMA                                           11        15         3        1       2       32
 ASTHMA                                               4         3         0        0       0        7
 OTHER                                               78        79        19       21       3      200
ULCER OF STOMACH AND DUODENUM                         6         6         0        0       1       13
APPENDICITIS                                          0         0         0        0       0        0
HERNIA AND INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION                     2         6         0        6       0       14
CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE AND CIRRHOSIS                  10        17         2        2       0       31
GALLBLADDER DISORDERS                                 1         4         1        1       0        7
NEPHRITIS, NEPHROTIC SYNDROME AND NEPHROSIS          20        20         4        4       2       50
 ACUTE GLOMERULONEPHRITIS                             0         0         0        0       0        0
 CHRONIC GLOMERULONEPHRITIS                           1         2         0        0       0        3
 RENAL FAILURE                                       19        18         4        4       2       47
INFECTIONS OF KIDNEY                                  2         0         0        0       0        2
HYPERPLASIA OF PROSTRATE                              1         0         0        0       0        1
COMPLICATIONS OF PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH             0         0         0        0       0        0
 PREGNANCY WITH ABORTIVE OUTCOME                      0         0         0        0       0        0
 OTHER COMPLICATIONS                                  0         0         0        0       0        0
CONGENITAL ANOMALIES                                 15         3         2        4       0       24
CERTAIN PERINATAL CONDITIONS                         19         0         0        0       3       22
 BIRTH TRAUMA                                         3         0         0        0       2        5
 OTHER PERINATAL CONDITIONS                          16         0         0        0       1       17
SYMPTOMS, SIGNS AND ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS           10         8         5        3       0       26
ALL OTHER DISEASES                                  180       208        74      107      12      581
ACCIDENTS AND ADVERSE EFFECTS                        68        70        27       23       5      193
 MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS                             30        36        10        5       2       83
 ALL OTHER ACCIDENTS                                 38        34        17       18       3      110
SUICIDE                                              20        29        11        4       2       66
HOMICIDE AND LEGAL INTERVENTION                       6         2         1        0       0        9
ALL OTHER EXTERNAL CAUSES                             4         7         5        0       0       16

ALL CAUSES                                         1618      1878       610      654     104     4864
                    

(1) SEE APPENDIX C FOR COMPLETE CAUSE DEFINITIONS AND CODES. 'ALL OTHER DISEASES' INCLUDES 
    ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE DEATHS.

    AS OF 1987, 'ALL OTHER INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC' INCLUDES AIDS DEATHS.

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