Table of Contents

TABLE C-13
1998 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
AGE-ADJUSTED RATES PER 100,000 POPULATION
                                                             COUNTY OF RESIDENCE BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES
                    
                                                                          AGE-ADJUSTED RATES                                                 CRUDE
                                                                                                                                             DEATH
CAUSE OF DEATH *                              ADD    BEN    CAL    CHI    ESS    FRA     GI    LAM    ORG    ORL    RUT    WAS    WDM    WDR RATES
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                    
SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS                     0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS           0.0    0.0    3.4    1.6    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.5
TUBERCULOSIS                                  0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.4    1.3    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.3
 TUBERCULOSIS OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM           0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.4    1.3    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.3
 OTHER TUBERCULOSIS                           0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
WHOOPING COUGH                                0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
STREPTOCOCCAL SORE THROAT & SCARLATINA        0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION                       0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
SEPTICEMIA                                    3.4    0.0    6.4    7.3    0.0    2.7    0.0    5.0    3.7    0.0    5.4    4.9    4.0    6.0   4.6
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS                           0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
MEASLES                                       0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
VIRAL HEPATITIS                               0.0    2.4    0.0    0.8    0.0    2.7   14.9    4.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.8
SYPHILIS                                      0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
ALL OTHER INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES   0.0    1.9    6.0    3.5    0.0    5.2    0.0    4.7    3.7    3.9    2.7    6.8    8.6    6.3   4.4
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS                         229.4  206.4  157.7  180.6  306.1  185.7  187.2  208.9  260.5  219.3  214.4  220.4  222.3  188.0 204.6
 OF LIP, ORAL CAVITY AND PHARYNX              0.0    3.1    6.3    0.8    0.0    2.4    0.0    0.0    3.9    0.0    2.8   12.1    6.7    1.6   3.2
 OF DIGESTIVE ORGANS AND PERITONEUM          52.2   48.4   34.8   52.6   84.1   59.8   28.4   70.4   59.9   55.5   42.6   39.5   48.1   42.8  49.1
 OF RESPIRATORY AND INTRATHORACIC ORGANS     71.7   72.8   25.8   48.9   91.1   61.3   71.8   59.1   70.2   66.8   55.3   63.9   70.0   53.6  58.7
 OF BREAST                                   16.9   22.8   12.9   14.2   34.1   20.7   13.6   24.5    7.3   13.6   22.6   18.6    4.4    9.7  15.9
 OF GENITAL ORGANS                           19.7    8.7   18.5   13.6   36.9   10.9   13.6   20.3   41.7   24.9   29.5   25.8   30.5   13.7  20.5
 OF URINARY ORGANS                           13.9    3.1    9.7    7.4    0.0    8.5    0.0    0.0   11.0    7.0   16.8   11.4   12.9   14.3   9.8
 OF OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED SITES              29.4   11.5   30.9   24.3   46.9   17.2   46.2    9.8   44.2   28.5   31.2   23.2   32.5   41.9  28.1
 LEUKEMIA                                    12.5    6.3    6.3    7.2    0.0    0.0   13.6   10.0    7.5    6.3    5.4   12.0    6.4    4.5   6.9
 OF OTHER LYMPHATIC/HEMATOPOIETIC TISSUES    13.0   29.6   12.5   11.6   12.8    5.0    0.0   14.8   14.8   16.8    8.1   14.0   10.8    6.1  12.4
BENIGN NEOPLASMS                              3.8    4.7    3.2    3.5    0.0    7.4    0.0    0.0    7.6    7.2    5.6    3.0    4.1    1.6   4.1
DIABETES MELLITUS                            34.0   15.7   31.2   25.9   12.8   32.1   16.3   10.0    7.7   16.8   17.1   11.8   25.3   37.3  22.5
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                      0.0    0.0    3.2    2.7    0.0    2.7    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.5    0.0    3.4    5.7    2.8   2.2
ANEMIAS                                       3.8    0.0    0.0    1.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    5.1    0.0    3.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.7
MENINGITIS                                    3.0    0.0    3.6    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    2.3    0.0   0.5
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES               295.2  267.9  323.9  313.1  275.0  331.5  375.8  248.3  329.2  361.8  396.4  306.8  296.2  303.7 317.3
 DISEASES OF HEART                          215.0  191.8  252.1  236.2  234.3  266.0  346.0  188.3  268.4  271.0  305.2  243.5  218.3  226.6 242.3
  RHEUMATIC FEVER AND HEART DISEASE           0.0    4.3    3.2    1.9    0.0    2.9    0.0    4.7    3.8    0.0    4.0    1.6    0.0    1.4   2.2
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                  9.6    7.4    3.0   16.9    0.0    0.0   26.4   10.3    3.6    3.5    8.4    6.2   12.0    1.6   8.1
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE        0.0    0.0    3.6    0.0    0.0    2.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.5    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.5
  ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE                    125.0  111.5  172.4  124.3  137.2  140.5  135.5  137.2  189.1  177.9  146.6  140.9  135.5  135.3 139.1
   ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION               47.7   40.8   68.8   46.7   41.4   68.7   66.3   55.8  102.0   56.8   80.5   56.4   42.2   55.7  57.7
   OTHER ACUTE AND SUBACUTE FORMS             0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0
   ANGINA PECTORIS                            0.0    0.0    3.2    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.5    0.0    1.9    0.0    0.0   0.5
   CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE            77.3   70.7  100.4   77.6   95.7   71.8   69.1   81.5   87.1  117.6   66.1   82.7   93.3   79.6  80.9
  OTHER DISEASES OF ENDOCARDIUM               3.4    8.9    6.4    9.6   12.8    5.6   26.4    5.2   15.0   24.5   11.1    5.8   11.8    7.7   9.5
  ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE           77.0   59.8   63.4   83.5   84.4  114.1  157.8   30.8   56.9   61.6  135.1   89.0   59.0   80.6  82.9
 HYPERTENSION                                 3.8    7.0    6.2    3.6    0.0    5.6    0.0    4.9    3.8    3.5    5.7    1.5    1.9    4.6   4.1
 CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                    56.3   56.1   47.0   57.0   29.3   38.3   16.3   35.0   34.3   63.6   73.5   45.8   66.2   69.6  56.0
  INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGE                    10.3   11.9   12.3   17.1    0.0    5.6    0.0    4.7    7.7   21.6    9.7    5.3   10.7   12.0  11.0
  CEREBRAL THROMBOSIS AND OCCLUSION           3.4    2.2    3.2    2.5    0.0    0.0    0.0    5.2    0.0    7.0   35.6    4.7    4.1    2.9   7.1
  CEREBRAL EMBOLISM                           0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    1.3    0.0    0.0    1.6   0.3
  OTHER CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES             42.6   42.0   31.5   37.4   29.3   32.7   16.3   25.1   26.7   35.0   26.9   35.7   51.5   53.2  37.6

Table of Contents TABLE C-13 (CONT) 1998 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS AGE-ADJUSTED RATES PER 100,000 POPULATION COUNTY OF RESIDENCE BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES AGE-ADJUSTED RATES CRUDE DEATH CAUSE OF DEATH * ADD BEN CAL CHI ESS FRA GI LAM ORG ORL RUT WAS WDM WDR RATES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ATHEROSCLEROSIS 3.8 0.0 3.3 1.0 0.0 8.1 0.0 4.7 7.5 3.4 1.4 3.7 1.9 2.9 2.7 OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES 16.4 13.0 15.3 15.2 11.4 13.6 13.6 15.4 15.1 20.3 10.6 12.4 7.9 0.0 12.2 ACUTE BRONCHITIS 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.2 PNEUMONIA AND INFLUENZA 44.3 59.9 38.5 35.8 0.0 29.8 16.3 20.5 53.7 24.2 38.2 46.5 37.4 48.0 40.1 PNEUMONIA 44.3 59.9 28.8 32.1 0.0 29.8 16.3 20.5 53.7 24.2 36.9 46.5 31.5 48.0 38.2 INFLUENZA 0.0 0.0 9.7 3.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0 5.9 0.0 1.9 CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASES 26.6 65.7 53.1 37.1 24.2 36.4 13.6 30.3 52.9 47.2 50.3 25.2 59.3 35.6 42.1 BRONCHITIS 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 1.9 4.3 1.4 1.2 EMPHYSEMA 0.0 13.8 6.2 7.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.1 0.0 6.9 1.5 0.0 2.1 2.9 3.9 ASTHMA 3.0 4.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.2 0.0 2.2 0.0 1.2 OTHER 19.9 47.6 46.8 29.9 24.2 33.5 13.6 25.2 52.9 40.3 43.3 23.4 50.7 31.2 35.9 ULCER OF STOMACH AND DUODENUM 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0 5.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 0.0 2.3 0.0 1.5 APPENDICITIS 3.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 HERNIA AND INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION 3.4 0.0 0.0 1.9 0.0 2.7 0.0 5.2 3.8 7.0 1.3 3.0 4.4 7.6 3.0 CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE AND CIRRHOSIS 12.7 8.3 9.3 7.2 12.8 5.6 16.3 10.0 11.0 7.8 9.9 8.4 6.2 1.5 7.6 GALLBLADDER DISORDERS 6.5 0.0 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.7 NEPHRITIS, NEPHROTIC SYNDROME AND NEPHROSIS 12.8 6.2 6.0 5.8 12.8 10.8 0.0 5.1 0.0 14.0 8.2 9.9 2.1 3.5 6.8 ACUTE GLOMERULONEPHRITIS 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.5 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.3 CHRONIC GLOMERULONEPHRITIS 3.4 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.5 RENAL FAILURE 9.4 6.2 6.0 4.8 12.8 10.8 0.0 5.1 0.0 10.6 8.2 8.4 2.1 1.6 5.9 INFECTIONS OF KIDNEY 0.0 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 HYPERPLASIA OF PROSTRATE 3.4 0.0 0.0 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 COMPLICATIONS OF PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 PREGNANCY WITH ABORTIVE OUTCOME 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 OTHER COMPLICATIONS 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 CONGENITAL ANOMALIES 9.0 0.0 0.0 6.3 15.5 3.7 0.0 0.0 7.7 7.3 4.8 7.2 2.5 1.4 4.7 CERTAIN PERINATAL CONDITIONS 3.0 0.0 3.4 2.6 0.0 1.9 0.0 4.1 0.0 3.8 1.6 13.3 4.4 0.0 3.2 BIRTH TRAUMA 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 1.9 2.5 0.0 0.7 OTHER PERINATAL CONDITIONS 3.0 0.0 3.4 2.0 0.0 1.9 0.0 4.1 0.0 3.8 0.0 11.4 1.9 0.0 2.5 SYMPTOMS, SIGNS AND ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS 3.8 9.1 6.6 4.5 24.2 1.9 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0 9.5 0.0 2.5 5.2 4.4 ALL OTHER DISEASES 112.2 126.1 129.1 100.6 28.6 97.3 131.5 158.3 64.3 95.2 68.7 112.6 117.1 120.5 104.3 ACCIDENTS AND ADVERSE EFFECTS 48.8 28.8 54.6 28.4 35.0 42.7 16.3 34.0 41.4 63.3 40.9 25.5 34.4 30.6 35.5 MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS 16.1 12.1 24.6 9.0 35.0 32.8 0.0 14.2 11.4 15.1 14.4 1.5 16.4 10.4 13.4 ALL OTHER ACCIDENTS 32.7 16.7 30.0 19.4 0.0 9.9 16.3 19.8 30.0 48.3 26.5 24.1 18.0 20.2 22.2 SUICIDE 19.4 4.9 20.2 9.0 11.4 19.6 16.4 14.4 7.6 24.9 16.1 21.0 13.6 15.8 14.6 HOMICIDE AND LEGAL INTERVENTION 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 2.4 0.0 5.1 3.7 3.5 4.9 0.0 0.0 2.0 1.7 ALL OTHER EXTERNAL CAUSES 2.7 2.2 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 ALL CAUSES 887.3 812.3 862.9 786.2 758.3 832.6 804.5 778.5 861.9 921.7 900.3 832.9 854.8 817.3 834.9 NOTES: * 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. AGE-ADJUSTED RATES ADJUST THE COUNTY AGE-SPECIFIC RATES TO THE 1998 VERMONT AGE DISTRIBUTION. Table of Contents