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1996 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
                                                      SEX BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES
                                                                                   RATES PER 100,000  
                                                                                       POPULATION
                                             NUMBER OF EVENTS   COLUMN PERCENTS    AGE-ADJUSTED CRUDE
                                                                                       RATES    DEATH
CAUSE OF DEATH(1)                           MALE FEMALE TOTAL  MALE FEMALE TOTAL   MALE FEMALE  RATES
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SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS                      0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS            1     2      3   0.0   0.1    0.1    0.6   0.5    0.5
TUBERCULOSIS                                   1     0      1   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.4   0.0    0.2
 TUBERCULOSIS OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM            1     0      1   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.4   0.0    0.2
 OTHER TUBERCULOSIS                            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
STREPTOCOCCAL SORE THROAT & SCARLATINA         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
SEPTICEMIA                                    11    24     35   0.5   1.0    0.7    4.3   6.5    5.9
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS                            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
VIRAL HEPATITIS                                6     1      7   0.3   0.0    0.1    2.1   0.3    1.2
SYPHILIS                                       0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
ALL OTHER INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES   17    14     31   0.7   0.6    0.6    6.1   4.4    5.3
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS                          635   569   1204  26.9  22.8   24.8  261.7 168.0  204.5
 OF LIP, ORAL CAVITY AND PHARYNX               9     4     13   0.4   0.2    0.3    3.3   1.2    2.2
 OF DIGESTIVE ORGANS AND PERITONEUM          152   143    295   6.4   5.7    6.1   63.2  40.6   50.1
 OF RESPIRATORY AND INTRATHORACIC ORGANS     192   131    323   8.1   5.2    6.6   75.9  39.7   54.9
 OF BREAST                                     1    95     96   0.0   3.8    2.0    0.4  27.9   16.3
 OF GENITAL ORGANS                            93    53    146   3.9   2.1    3.0   42.8  16.2   24.8
 OF URINARY ORGANS                            30    16     46   1.3   0.6    0.9   13.0   4.6    7.8
 OF OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED SITES               90    70    160   3.8   2.8    3.3   35.2  21.1   27.2
 LEUKEMIA                                     27    21     48   1.1   0.8    1.0   11.3   6.2    8.2
 OF OTHER LYMPHATIC/HEMATOPOIETIC TISSUES     41    36     77   1.7   1.4    1.6   16.8  10.6   13.1
BENIGN NEOPLASMS                               7    13     20   0.3   0.5    0.4    3.2   3.9    3.4
DIABETES MELLITUS                             75    79    154   3.2   3.2    3.2   31.4  22.7   26.2
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                       0     9      9   0.0   0.4    0.2    0.0   2.2    1.5
ANEMIAS                                        5    11     16   0.2   0.4    0.3    2.0   3.1    2.7
MENINGITIS                                     0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES                890  1026   1916  37.7  41.0   39.4  396.3 273.1  325.5
 DISEASES OF HEART                           715   771   1486  30.3  30.8   30.6  314.2 205.1  252.4
  RHEUMATIC FEVER AND HEART DISEASE            1     9     10   0.0   0.4    0.2    0.3   2.5    1.7
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                  24    36     60   1.0   1.4    1.2   10.0   9.4   10.2
  HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE         1     3      4   0.0   0.1    0.1    0.4   0.9    0.7
  ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE                     455   438    893  19.3  17.5   18.4  196.2 117.1  151.7
   ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION               204   197    401   8.6   7.9    8.2   83.8  53.8   68.1
   OTHER ACUTE AND SUBACUTE FORMS              0     2      2   0.0   0.1    0.0    0.0   0.5    0.3
   ANGINA PECTORIS                             1     3      4   0.0   0.1    0.1    0.6   0.8    0.7
   CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE            250   236    486  10.6   9.4   10.0  111.8  62.1   82.6
  OTHER DISEASES OF ENDOCARDIUM               20    24     44   0.8   1.0    0.9    9.7   6.2    7.5
  ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE           214   261    475   9.1  10.4    9.8   97.5  68.9   80.7
 HYPERTENSION                                 11    18     29   0.5   0.7    0.6    5.0   5.0    4.9
 CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE                     122   199    321   5.2   8.0    6.6   57.9  52.6   54.5
  INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGE                     16    29     45   0.7   1.2    0.9    7.0   8.0    7.6
  CEREBRAL THROMBOSIS AND OCCLUSION            5    23     28   0.2   0.9    0.6    2.6   6.2    4.8
  CEREBRAL EMBOLISM                            0     1      1   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.3    0.2
  OTHER CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES             101   146    247   4.3   5.8    5.1   48.3  38.0   42.0

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TABLE C-11 (CONT)
1996 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS
                                                      SEX BY 72 SELECTED CAUSES
                                                                                   RATES PER 100,000 
                                                                                      POPULATION
                                             NUMBER OF EVENTS   COLUMN PERCENTS    AGE-ADJUSTED CRUDE
                                                                                       RATES    DEATH
CAUSE OF DEATH(1)                           MALE FEMALE TOTAL  MALE FEMALE TOTAL   MALE FEMALE  RATES
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 ATHEROSCLEROSIS                              10    12     22   0.4   0.5    0.5    4.8   3.2    3.7
 OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES                   32    26     58   1.4   1.0    1.2   14.4   7.2    9.9
ACUTE BRONCHITIS                               0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
PNEUMONIA AND INFLUENZA                       78    91    169   3.3   3.6    3.5   36.6  23.1   28.7
 PNEUMONIA                                    76    89    165   3.2   3.6    3.4   35.4  22.5   28.0
 INFLUENZA                                     2     2      4   0.1   0.1    0.1    1.3   0.6    0.7
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASES       115   129    244   4.9   5.2    5.0   50.0  36.6   41.5
 BRONCHITIS                                    2     3      5   0.1   0.1    0.1    1.0   0.9    0.8
 EMPHYSEMA                                    14    18     32   0.6   0.7    0.7    5.8   5.4    5.4
 ASTHMA                                        2     5      7   0.1   0.2    0.1    0.7   1.6    1.2
 OTHER                                        97   103    200   4.1   4.1    4.1   42.5  28.8   34.0
ULCER OF STOMACH AND DUODENUM                  6     7     13   0.3   0.3    0.3    2.7   2.0    2.2
APPENDICITIS                                   0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
HERNIA AND INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION              5     9     14   0.2   0.4    0.3    2.3   2.4    2.4
CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE AND CIRRHOSIS           23     8     31   1.0   0.3    0.6    8.3   2.6    5.3
GALLBLADDER DISORDERS                          4     3      7   0.2   0.1    0.1    1.5   0.7    1.2
NEPHRITIS, NEPHROTIC SYNDROME AND NEPHROSIS   19    31     50   0.8   1.2    1.0    8.6   8.4    8.5
 ACUTE GLOMERULONEPHRITIS                      0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
 CHRONIC GLOMERULONEPHRITIS                    2     1      3   0.1   0.0    0.1    0.7   0.3    0.5
 RENAL FAILURE                                17    30     47   0.7   1.2    1.0    7.8   8.1    8.0
INFECTIONS OF KIDNEY                           0     2      2   0.0   0.1    0.0    0.0   0.5    0.3
HYPERPLASIA OF PROSTRATE                       1     0      1   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.4   0.0    0.2
COMPLICATIONS OF PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH      0     0      0   0.0   0.0    0.0    0.0   0.0    0.0
 PREGNANCY WITH ABORTIVE OUTCOME               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    0.0
CONGENITAL ANOMALIES                          11    13     24   0.5   0.5    0.5    4.4   4.4    4.1
CERTAIN PERINATAL CONDITIONS                  10    12     22   0.4   0.5    0.5    3.3   4.2    3.7
 BIRTH TRAUMA                                  3     2      5   0.1   0.1    0.1    1.0   0.7    0.8
 OTHER PERINATAL CONDITIONS                    7    10     17   0.3   0.4    0.3    2.3   3.5    2.9
SYMPTOMS, SIGNS AND ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS    12    14     26   0.5   0.6    0.5    4.3   3.6    4.4
ALL OTHER DISEASES                           239   342    581  10.1  13.7   11.9  107.7  90.9   98.7
ACCIDENTS AND ADVERSE EFFECTS                115    78    193   4.9   3.1    4.0   44.0  22.9   32.8
 MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS                      53    30     83   2.2   1.2    1.7   19.6   9.9   14.1
 ALL OTHER ACCIDENTS                          62    48    110   2.6   1.9    2.3   24.4  13.0   18.7
SUICIDE                                       60     6     66   2.5   0.2    1.4   21.6   2.0   11.2
HOMICIDE AND LEGAL INTERVENTION                4     5      9   0.2   0.2    0.2    1.4   1.7    1.5
ALL OTHER EXTERNAL CAUSES                     13     3     16   0.6   0.1    0.3    4.4   1.0    2.7

ALL CAUSES                                  2363  2501   4864 100.0 100.0  100.0 1009.7 691.7  826.3
                    
 
                   
(1) 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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