TABLE C-13, PAGE 2
2003 VERMONT RESIDENT DEATHS

AGE-ADJUSTED RATES PER 100,000 POPULATION
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE BY 113 SELECTED CAUSES
AGE-ADJUSTED RATES(2)

                                                                                                                                                     CRUDE
                                                                                                                                                     DEATH
CAUSE OF DEATH(1)                                     ADD    BEN    CAL    CHI    ESS    FRA     GI    LAM    ORG    ORL    RUT    WAS    WDM    WDR  RATES
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ANEMIAS                                               0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    1.3    0.0    2.0    0.0   0.3
DIABETES MELLITUS                                    15.3   16.7   18.1   41.4    0.0   49.5   51.7   31.1   27.8   25.1   30.6   21.4   30.9   28.7  29.6
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                              3.1    3.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.2    1.3    0.0    2.0    0.0   1.0
  MALNUTRITION                                        0.0    3.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.2    1.3    0.0    2.0    0.0   0.8
  OTHER NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES                      3.1    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
MENINGITIS                                            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
PARKINSON'S DISEASE                                   3.1    3.8   24.0    4.5   26.9    8.1    0.0    9.1    0.0    9.9   10.7    8.2   10.6    9.5   8.2
ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE                                  28.0   42.1   35.4   30.1   25.4   22.4    0.0   61.1   14.8   25.4   17.0   28.2   45.3   11.0  27.8
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES                       285.8  264.4  274.4  293.4  341.8  369.7  333.8  207.8  335.7  255.4  315.2  304.5  233.6  224.6 283.5
  DISEASES OF HEART                                 199.8  193.0  219.3  227.6  260.4  314.1  298.0  147.4  252.1  182.0  240.5  230.8  190.0  172.3 218.1
    ACUTE RHEUMATIC FEVER AND CHRONIC RHEUMATIC...                                                                                     
     HEART DISEASES                                   0.0    3.8    3.1    0.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    4.8    0.0    6.5    0.0    1.8    4.1    3.2   1.9
    HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE                        6.2    4.7   12.9   21.1    0.0    7.5   12.2   14.1    3.8    2.9    9.5    9.7    8.3    4.2  10.0
    HYPERTENSIVE HEART AND RENAL DISEASE              0.0    0.0    0.0    0.9   13.3    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    1.5    0.0    0.0   0.5
    ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASES                         144.7  130.8  158.1  152.9  206.1  264.1  241.9  101.3  190.9  139.1  166.7  167.0  132.2  110.3 155.1
      ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION                    38.7   42.2   51.0   40.7   69.1   63.6   88.4   32.7   72.2   25.4   58.8   58.9   38.9   35.6  47.2
      OTHER ACUTE ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASES             0.0    2.1    0.0    1.8    0.0    2.4    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    5.2    2.0    1.4   1.5
      OTHER FORMS OF CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE 106.0   86.5  107.1  110.4  136.9  198.1  153.5   68.6  118.7  113.7  107.9  103.0   91.2   73.2 106.4
        ATHEROSCLEROTIC CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE,...                                                                                     
         SO DESCRIBED                                44.8   23.4   46.5   52.7   66.8  127.4   84.9   36.5   29.4   28.6   46.2   14.4   32.8   17.8  41.5
        ALL OTHER FORMS OF CHRONIC ISCHEMIC HEART...                                                                                   
         DISEASE                                     61.2   63.1   60.6   57.6   70.1   70.7   68.5   32.1   89.3   85.1   61.7   88.6   58.4   55.4  64.9
    OTHER HEART DISEASES                             48.9   53.7   45.2   51.9   41.1   42.5   44.0   27.3   57.4   33.5   64.4   50.7   45.5   54.6  50.6
      ACUTE AND SUBACUTE ENDOCARDITIS                 0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    6.4    0.0    0.0    0.0    1.3   0.5
      DISEASES OF PERICARDIUM AND ACUTE MYOCARDITIS   0.0    2.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    4.0    0.0    0.0    2.0    0.0   0.5
      HEART FAILURE                                   9.3    8.0   12.4    9.6    0.0   12.6    0.0    0.0    6.7    0.0   22.5   12.0    8.2   14.2  11.0
      ALL OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE               39.6   43.8   32.8   42.3   41.1   29.8   44.0   27.3   50.7   23.2   41.9   38.7   35.3   39.0  38.6
  ESSENTIAL (PRIMARY) HYPERTENSION...                                                                                                  
   AND HYPERTENSIVE RENAL DISEASE                     0.0    3.9    3.1    7.2    0.0    8.1    0.0    4.2    3.6    3.2    3.9    3.3    4.1    5.5   4.5
  CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES                           70.7   57.8   40.1   42.9   68.7   37.0    0.0   32.5   65.6   60.6   64.2   62.2   29.0   41.3  49.6
  ATHEROSCLEROSIS                                     6.3    2.0    3.1    5.3    0.0    2.8    0.0    0.0    0.0    6.4    2.6    4.7    2.0    0.0   3.1
  OTHER DISEASES OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM                9.0    7.7    8.8   10.4   12.7    7.7   35.8   23.6   14.4    3.2    4.0    3.5    8.4    5.6   8.2
    AORTIC ANEURYSM AND DISSECTION                    6.0    5.7    6.0    5.2   12.7    7.7    0.0   18.9   11.2    0.0    4.0    1.8    6.3    4.2   5.5
    OTHER DISEASES OF ARTERIES, ARTERIOLES AND...                                                                                      
     CAPILLARIES                                      3.1    2.0    2.8    5.1    0.0    0.0   35.8    4.8    3.1    3.2    0.0    1.7    2.1    1.4   2.7
OTHER DISORDERS OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM                 3.1    0.0    3.1    1.6    0.0    2.6    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    1.3    1.5    0.0    1.4   1.3
INFLUENZA AND PNEUMONIA                              12.4   23.2   18.3   13.1   29.1   15.9   24.1   14.2   29.1   12.7   19.7   21.1   15.0   27.4  18.7
  INFLUENZA                                           0.0    2.0    2.8    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    3.0   0.6
  PNEUMONIA                                          12.4   21.2   15.5   13.1   29.1   15.9   24.1   14.2   29.1   12.7   19.7   21.1   15.0   24.4  18.1
OTHER ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS              0.0    2.8    0.0    0.6    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.3
  ACUTE BRONCHITIS AND BRONCHIOLITIS                  0.0    2.8    0.0    0.6    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.3
  UNSPECIFIED ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY 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
CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES                   36.8   64.1   38.6   55.4   54.5   43.4   71.8   39.2   69.5   56.7   44.1   50.1   35.1   42.0  48.8
  BRONCHITIS, CHRONIC AND UNSPECIFIED                 0.0    1.9    0.0    2.7    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   0.6
  EMPHYSEMA                                           0.0    4.1    2.8    7.0   28.2    0.0    0.0    4.3    3.6    3.8    3.9    0.0    2.1    5.7   3.9
  ASTHMA                                              0.0    0.0    3.1    1.8    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    2.1    1.4   0.8
  OTHER CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES           36.8   58.1   32.6   44.0   26.3   43.4   71.8   34.9   65.9   52.9   40.2   50.1   30.9   35.0  43.4