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1997 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
                                                                 EDUCATION BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES
                                                                    H.S.   1-3 YEARS  4+ YEARS
SELECTED CAUSE *                                    < HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE  COLLEGE   COLLEGE   UNKNOWN   TOTAL
----------------                                    ------------- --------  -------   -------   -------   -----
                    
SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS                                   0         0         0         0        0         0
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS                         1         1         1         1        0         4
TUBERCULOSIS                                                0         0         0         0        0         0
 TUBERCULOSIS OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                         0         0         0         0        0         0
 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                                     1         0         0         0        1         2
SEPTICEMIA                                                  8         6         2         3        0        19
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS                                         0         0         0         0        0         0
MEASLES                                                     0         0         0         0        0         0
VIRAL HEPATITIS                                             0         9         0         2        0        11
SYPHILIS                                                    0         0         0         0        0         0
ALL OTHER INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES                 3         4         2         5        0        14
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS                                       349       473       175       205       28      1230
 OF LIP, ORAL CAVITY AND PHARYNX                            4         4         2         3        0        13
 OF DIGESTIVE ORGANS AND PERITONEUM                        79       106        44        48        4       281
 OF RESPIRATORY AND INTRATHORACIC ORGANS                  130       141        40        41        9       361
 OF BREAST                                                 16        38        21        16        3        94
 OF GENITAL ORGANS                                         42        51        17        28        4       142
 OF URINARY ORGANS                                         16        20        11         9        1        57
 OF OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED SITES                            43        62        25        29        6       165
 LEUKEMIA                                                  14        18         7         9        0        48
 OF OTHER LYMPHATIC/HEMATOPOIETIC TISSUES                   5        33         8        22        1        69
BENIGN NEOPLASMS                                            6         6         2         3        1        18
DIABETES MELLITUS                                          51        56        21        12        3       143
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                                    0         1         2         1        0         4
ANEMIAS                                                     4         4         0         0        0         8
MENINGITIS                                                  1         0         0         0        0         1
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES                             642       774       270       248       46      1980
 DISEASES OF HEART                                        498       580       205       183       36      1502
  RHEUMATIC FEVER AND HEART DISEASE                         1         7         1         1        1        11
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                               10        18        10        10        0        48
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE                      1         0         0         0        1         2
  ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE                                  297       352       116       104       21       890
   ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION                            123       167        49        43       11       393
   OTHER ACUTE AND SUBACUTE FORMS                           1         2         1         0        0         4
   ANGINA PECTORIS                                          4         1         0         0        0         5
   CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE                         169       182        66        61       10       488
  OTHER DISEASES OF ENDOCARDIUM                            21        17        10         8        0        56
  ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE                        168       186        68        60       13       495
 HYPERTENSION                                              10        11         1         5        1        28
 CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                                 101       141        50        45        6       343
  INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGE                                  10        18         6        12        1        47
  CEREBRAL THROMBOSIS AND OCCLUSION                         9        16         8         2        0        35
  CEREBRAL EMBOLISM                                         0         1         1         0        0         2
  OTHER CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                           82       106        35        31        5       259

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TABLE C-15
1997 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
                                                                 EDUCATION BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES
                                                                    H.S.   1-3 YEARS  4+ YEARS
SELECTED CAUSE                                      < HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE  COLLEGE   COLLEGE   UNKNOWN   TOTAL
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 ATHEROSCLEROSIS                                           10         7         5         0        2        24
 OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES                                23        35         9        15        1        83
ACUTE BRONCHITIS                                            0         1         1         0        0         2
PNEUMONIA AND INFLUENZA                                    76        65        25        24        5       195
 PNEUMONIA                                                 75        65        25        23        5       193
 INFLUENZA                                                  1         0         0         1        0         2
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASES                    106       106        32        29       13       286
 BRONCHITIS                                                 5         1         4         0        2        12
 EMPHYSEMA                                                 14         7         3         4        0        28
 ASTHMA                                                     1         2         0         1        0         4
 OTHER                                                     86        96        25        24       11       242
ULCER OF STOMACH AND DUODENUM                               2         5         2         2        0        11
APPENDICITIS                                                0         0         0         1        0         1
HERNIA AND INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION                           7         2         1         3        0        13
CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE AND CIRRHOSIS                        17        18         5         5        0        45
GALLBLADDER DISORDERS                                       1         2         1         1        0         5
NEPHRITIS, NEPHROTIC SYNDROME AND NEPHROSIS                26        15         4         9        1        55
 ACUTE GLOMERULONEPHRITIS                                   1         0         0         1        0         2
 CHRONIC GLOMERULONEPHRITIS                                 3         0         0         2        0         5
 RENAL FAILURE                                             22        15         4         6        1        48
INFECTIONS OF KIDNEY                                        0         0         0         1        0         1
HYPERPLASIA OF PROSTRATE                                    0         0         0         0        0         0
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                                       14         5         2         3        0        24
CERTAIN PERINATAL CONDITIONS                               17         0         0         0        1        18
 BIRTH TRAUMA                                               0         0         0         0        1         1
 OTHER PERINATAL CONDITIONS                                17         0         0         0        0        17
SYMPTOMS, SIGNS AND ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS                 10         6         2         7        0        25
ALL OTHER DISEASES                                        207       230       102        78       18       635
ACCIDENTS AND ADVERSE EFFECTS                              60        72        30        30        7       199
 MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS                                   19        32        13         9        3        76
 ALL OTHER ACCIDENTS                                       41        40        17        21        4       123
SUICIDE                                                    13        36        12         9        3        73
HOMICIDE AND LEGAL INTERVENTION                             3         4         2         2        0        11
ALL OTHER EXTERNAL CAUSES                                   5         2         1         0        0         8
                    

ALL CAUSES                                               1630      1903       697       684      127      5041
                    
                    
* 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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