TABLE C-16, PAGE 2
2003 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS

MONTH OF DEATH
BY 113 SELECTED CAUSES
MONTH OF DEATH

CAUSE OF DEATH(1)                                   JAN.  FEB.  MAR.  APR.  MAY   JUN.  JUL.   AUG. SEP.   OCT. NOV.  DEC.  TOTAL
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ANEMIAS                                                0     0     0     0     0     0     0     1     0     0     1     0     2
DIABETES MELLITUS                                     16    12    17    15    17    21    14    17    15    16    16     7   183
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                               0     1     2     0     1     1     0     0     0     0     0     1     6
  MALNUTRITION                                         0     1     2     0     1     1     0     0     0     0     0     0     5
  OTHER NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                       0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     1     1
MENINGITIS                                             0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
PARKINSON'S DISEASE                                    3     9     4     4     4     2     2     6     5     3     6     3    51
ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE                                   19    13    17     9    15    11     9    10    17    14    20    18   172
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES                        163   167   144   146   153   128   129   136   119   131   141   198  1755
  DISEASES OF HEART                                  121   125   115   116   127    98    98   105    85    99   107   154  1350
    ACUTE RHEUMATIC FEVER AND CHRONIC RHEUMATIC...                                                                               
     HEART DISEASES                                    0     1     0     1     0     1     1     1     1     2     1     3    12
    HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                         9     6     7    10    10     2     2     3     2     3     4     4    62
    HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE               0     0     0     0     2     0     0     0     0     0     1     0     3
    ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASES                           80    90    89    74    91    71    69    73    54    72    84   113   960
      ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION                     29    26    25    18    30    17    22    25    16    24    27    33   292
      OTHER ACUTE ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASES              1     1     2     0     1     2     1     1     0     0     0     0     9
      OTHER FORMS OF CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE   50    63    62    56    60    52    46    47    38    48    57    80   659
        ATHEROSCLEROTIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE,...                                                                               
         SO DESCRIBED                                 19    23    33    18    24    23    20    20    16    16    14    31   257
        ALL OTHER FORMS OF CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART...                                                                             
         DISEASE                                      31    40    29    38    36    29    26    27    22    32    43    49   402
    OTHER HEART DISEASES                              32    28    19    31    24    24    26    28    28    22    17    34   313
      ACUTE AND SUBACUTE ENDOCARDITIS                  0     0     0     1     1     0     0     1     0     0     0     0     3
      DISEASES OF PERICARDIUM AND ACUTE MYOCARDITIS    0     1     0     0     0     0     0     0     1     0     0     1     3
      HEART FAILURE                                   12     4     2     3     4     6     9     7     3     8     5     5    68
      ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE                20    23    17    27    19    18    17    20    24    14    12    28   239
  ESSENTIAL (PRIMARY) HYPERTENSION...                                                                                            
   AND HYPERTENSIVE RENAL DISEASE                      1     3     3     6     1     3     3     1     0     1     5     1    28
  CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                            33    36    21    18    19    21    20    25    30    25    24    35   307
  ATHEROSCLEROSIS                                      3     1     3     2     1     0     3     1     0     1     1     3    19
  OTHER DISEASES OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM                 5     2     2     4     5     6     5     4     4     5     4     5    51
    AORTIC ANEURYSM AND DISSECTION                     3     1     1     2     1     3     5     3     3     4     3     5    34
    OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES, ARTERIOLES AND...                                                                                
     CAPILLARIES                                       2     1     1     2     4     3     0     1     1     1     1     0    17
OTHER DISORDERS OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM                  0     1     1     0     1     1     0     1     0     2     0     1     8
INFLUENZA AND PNEUMONIA                               16    13     8     3    11     9     7     7     7    10     8    17   116
  INFLUENZA                                            0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     4     4
  PNEUMONIA                                           16    13     8     3    11     9     7     7     7    10     8    13   112
OTHER ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS               0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     1     1     2
  ACUTE BRONCHITIS AND BRONCHIOLITIS                   0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     1     1     2
  UNSPECIFIED ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTION        0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES                    21    22    31    26    21    24    24    26    22    29    24    32   302
  BRONCHITIS, CHRONIC AND UNSPECIFIED                  1     0     0     1     1     0     1     0     0     0     0     0     4
  EMPHYSEMA                                            1     1     2     3     1     1     0     2     3     4     3     3    24
  ASTHMA                                               1     0     1     0     1     0     0     0     0     1     0     1     5
  OTHER CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES            18    21    28    22    18    23    23    24    19    24    21    28   269