TABLE C-11, PAGE 2
2003 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS

DEATHS AND DEATH RATES
BY SEX AND 113 SELECTED CAUSES

                                                                                                        RATES PER 100,000 POPULATION
                                                           NUMBER OF EVENTS        COLUMN PERCENTS        AGE-ADJUSTED RATES   CRUDE
                                                                                                                               DEATH
CAUSE OF DEATH(1)                                       MALE    FEMALE  TOTAL    MALE   FEMALE   TOTAL        MALE   FEMALE    RATES
-----------------------------------------            ------------------------  -----------------------      ------------------------
 
ANEMIAS                                                   1        1       2      0.0    0.0       0.0         0.5      0.2     0.3
DIABETES MELLITUS                                        96       87     183      4.0    3.2       3.6        37.8     23.1    29.6
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                                  2        4       6      0.1    0.1       0.1         0.9      1.1     1.0
  MALNUTRITION                                            1        4       5      0.0    0.1       0.1         0.5      1.1     0.8
  OTHER NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                          1        0       1      0.0    0.0       0.0         0.3      0.0     0.2
MENINGITIS                                                0        0       0      0.0    0.0       0.0         0.0      0.0     0.0
PARKINSON'S DISEASE                                      32       19      51      1.3    0.7       1.0        14.9      5.0     8.2
ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE                                      45      127     172      1.9    4.6       3.4        21.3     31.6    27.8
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES                           771      984    1755     32.3   36.0      34.3       318.3    252.7   283.5
  DISEASES OF HEART                                     619      731    1350     25.9   26.7      26.4       251.8    187.6   218.1
    ACUTE RHEUMATIC FEVER AND CHRONIC RHEUMATIC
     HEART DISEASES                                       6        6      12      0.3    0.2       0.2         3.1      1.6     1.9
    HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                           24       38      62      1.0    1.4       1.2         8.9      9.7    10.0
    HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE                  1        2       3      0.0    0.1       0.1         0.4      0.5     0.5
    ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASES                             469      491     960     19.6   18.0      18.7       189.6    126.1   155.1
      ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION                       144      148     292      6.0    5.4       5.7        57.5     38.2    47.2
      OTHER ACUTE ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASES                 3        6       9      0.1    0.2       0.2         1.2      1.7     1.5
      OTHER FORMS OF CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE     322      337     659     13.5   12.3      12.9       130.9     86.1   106.4
        ATHEROSCLEROTIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE,
         SO DESCRIBED                                   120      137     257      5.0    5.0       5.0        47.3     34.9    41.5
        ALL OTHER FORMS OF CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART
         DISEASE                                        202      200     402      8.5    7.3       7.8        83.7     51.2    64.9
    OTHER HEART DISEASES                                119      194     313      5.0    7.1       6.1        49.8     49.8    50.6
      ACUTE AND SUBACUTE ENDOCARDITIS                     2        1       3      0.1    0.0       0.1         0.7      0.3     0.5
      DISEASES OF PERICARDIUM AND ACUTE MYOCARDITIS       2        1       3      0.1    0.0       0.1         0.7      0.3     0.5
      HEART FAILURE                                      25       43      68      1.0    1.6       1.3        11.0     11.1    11.0
      ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE                   90      149     239      3.8    5.4       4.7        37.4     38.1    38.6
  ESSENTIAL (PRIMARY) HYPERTENSION
   AND HYPERTENSIVE RENAL DISEASE                        10       18      28      0.4    0.7       0.5         4.5      4.6     4.5
  CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                              108      199     307      4.5    7.3       6.0        48.2     51.2    49.6
  ATHEROSCLEROSIS                                        10        9      19      0.4    0.3       0.4         4.5      2.2     3.1
  OTHER DISEASES OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM                   24       27      51      1.0    1.0       1.0         9.3      7.1     8.2
    AORTIC ANEURYSM AND DISSECTION                       17       17      34      0.7    0.6       0.7         6.8      4.4     5.5
    OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES, ARTERIOLES AND
     CAPILLARIES                                          7       10      17      0.3    0.4       0.3         2.5      2.7     2.7
OTHER DISORDERS OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM                     5        3       8      0.2    0.1       0.2         2.1      0.7     1.3
INFLUENZA AND PNEUMONIA                                  40       76     116      1.7    2.8       2.3        18.7     19.2    18.7
  INFLUENZA                                               1        3       4      0.0    0.1       0.1         0.5      0.9     0.6
  PNEUMONIA                                              39       73     112      1.6    2.7       2.2        18.2     18.4    18.1
OTHER ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS                  0        2       2      0.0    0.1       0.0         0.0      0.7     0.3
  ACUTE BRONCHITIS AND BRONCHIOLITIS                      0        2       2      0.0    0.1       0.0         0.0      0.7     0.3
  UNSPECIFIED ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTION           0        0       0      0.0    0.0       0.0         0.0      0.0     0.0
CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES                      124      178     302      5.2    6.5       5.9        51.4     48.7    48.8
  BRONCHITIS, CHRONIC AND UNSPECIFIED                     2        2       4      0.1    0.1       0.1         0.9      0.5     0.6
  EMPHYSEMA                                              11       13      24      0.5    0.5       0.5         4.2      3.7     3.9
  ASTHMA                                                  1        4       5      0.0    0.1       0.1         0.5      1.1     0.8
  OTHER CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES              110      159     269      4.6    5.8       5.3        45.7     43.5    43.4