TABLE C-17, PAGE 1
2005 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS

ASSIGNMENT OF 113 SELECTED CAUSES AS THE UNDERLYING CAUSE OF DEATH OR AS A
MULTIPLE CAUSE OF DEATH AND THE RATIO OF MULTIPLE TO UNDERLYING CAUSES
DEATHS WHERE DISEASE IS:

                                                         ASSIGNED AS THE            MENTIONED AS A                                
                                                     UNDERLYING CAUSE OF DEATH  MULTIPLE CAUSE OF DEATH           RATIO           
CAUSE OF DEATH(1)                                      NO.    % OF ALL DEATHS     NO.  % OF ALL DEATHS     (MENTION TO UNDERLYING)
--------------------------------------------         -----   -----------------  -----  ---------------     ----------------------
 
SALMONELLA INFECTIONS                                    0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS                                0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS                     26           0.5          38         0.8                       1.46        
TUBERCULOSIS                                             1           0.0           2         0.0                       2.00        
  RESPIRATORY TUBERCULOSIS                               1           0.0           2         0.0                       2.00        
  OTHER TUBERCULOSIS                                     0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
WHOOPING COUGH                                           0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
SCARLET FEVER AND ERYSIPELAS                             0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION                                  1           0.0           1         0.0                       1.00        
SEPTICEMIA                                              26           0.5         198         3.9                       7.62        
SYPHILIS                                                 0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS                                      0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
ARTHROPOD-BORNE VIRAL ENCEPHALITIS                       0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
MEASLES                                                  0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
VIRAL HEPATITIS                                          6           0.1          18         0.4                       3.00        
HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) DISEASE               7           0.1           8         0.2                       1.14        
MALARIA                                                  0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC...                                                                                   
 DISEASES AND THEIR SEQUELAE                            19           0.4          70         1.4                       3.68        
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS                                   1195          23.7        1397        27.7                       1.17        
  OF LIP, ORAL CAVITY AND PHARYNX                       15           0.3          24         0.5                       1.60        
  OF ESOPHAGUS                                          29           0.6          33         0.7                       1.14        
  OF STOMACH                                            13           0.3          13         0.3                       1.00        
  OF COLON, RECTUM AND ANUS                            121           2.4         152         3.0                       1.26        
  OF LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS                  18           0.4          22         0.4                       1.22        
  OF PANCREAS                                           77           1.5          78         1.5                       1.01        
  OF LARYNX                                              8           0.2          13         0.3                       1.63        
  OF TRACHEA, BRONCHUS AND LUNG                        333           6.6         365         7.2                       1.10        
  OF SKIN                                               24           0.5          28         0.6                       1.17        
  OF BREAST                                             80           1.6         108         2.1                       1.35        
  OF CERVIX UTERI                                        2           0.0           4         0.1                       2.00        
  OF CORPUS UTERI AND UTERUS, PART UNSPECIFIED          17           0.3          21         0.4                       1.24        
  OF OVARY                                              25           0.5          25         0.5                       1.00        
  OF PROSTATE                                           60           1.2         101         2.0                       1.68        
  OF KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS                            32           0.6          39         0.8                       1.22        
  OF BLADDER                                            45           0.9          62         1.2                       1.38        
  OF MENINGES, BRAIN AND OTHER PARTS...                                                                                             
   OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM                            31           0.6          37         0.7                       1.19        
  OF LYMPHOID, HEMATOPOIETIC AND RELATED TISSUE        126           2.5         158         3.1                       1.25        
    HODGKIN'S DISEASE                                    2           0.0           4         0.1                       2.00        
    NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA                              39           0.8          54         1.1                       1.38        
    LEUKEMIA                                            58           1.1          71         1.4                       1.22        
    MULTIPLE MYELOMA AND IMMUNOPROLIFERATIVE NEOPLASMS  27           0.5          32         0.6                       1.19        
    OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS OF...                                                                                 
     LYMPHOID, HEMATOPOIETIC AND RELATED TISSUE          0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
  ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS        139           2.8         257         5.1                       1.85        
IN SITU NEOPLASMS, BENIGN NEOPLASMS AND...                                                                                          
 NEOPLASMS OF UNCERTAIN OR UNKNOWN BEHAVIOR             44           0.9          76         1.5                       1.73