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2006 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                                    2           0.0           2         0.0                       1.00        
SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS                                0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS                     16           0.3          34         0.7                       2.13        
TUBERCULOSIS                                             1           0.0           2         0.0                       2.00        
  RESPIRATORY TUBERCULOSIS                               1           0.0           1         0.0                       1.00        
  OTHER TUBERCULOSIS                                     0           0.0           1         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                                              24           0.5         201         4.0                       8.38        
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                                          4           0.1          25         0.5                       6.25        
HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) DISEASE               6           0.1           8         0.2                       1.33        
MALARIA                                                  0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC...                                                                                   
 DISEASES AND THEIR SEQUELAE                            17           0.3          63         1.2                       3.71        
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS                                   1211          24.0        1387        27.5                       1.15        
  OF LIP, ORAL CAVITY AND PHARYNX                       24           0.5          33         0.7                       1.38        
  OF ESOPHAGUS                                          33           0.7          35         0.7                       1.06        
  OF STOMACH                                            12           0.2          13         0.3                       1.08        
  OF COLON, RECTUM AND ANUS                            114           2.3         134         2.7                       1.18        
  OF LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS                  27           0.5          28         0.6                       1.04        
  OF PANCREAS                                           58           1.1          61         1.2                       1.05        
  OF LARYNX                                              4           0.1          10         0.2                       2.50        
  OF TRACHEA, BRONCHUS AND LUNG                        348           6.9         387         7.7                       1.11        
  OF SKIN                                               22           0.4          26         0.5                       1.18        
  OF BREAST                                             94           1.9         130         2.6                       1.38        
  OF CERVIX UTERI                                        2           0.0           3         0.1                       1.50        
  OF CORPUS UTERI AND UTERUS, PART UNSPECIFIED          17           0.3          21         0.4                       1.24        
  OF OVARY                                              28           0.6          30         0.6                       1.07        
  OF PROSTATE                                           56           1.1          98         1.9                       1.75        
  OF KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS                            21           0.4          24         0.5                       1.14        
  OF BLADDER                                            40           0.8          52         1.0                       1.30        
  OF MENINGES, BRAIN AND OTHER PARTS...                                                                                             
   OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM                            34           0.7          37         0.7                       1.09        
  OF LYMPHOID, HEMATOPOIETIC AND RELATED TISSUE        130           2.6         158         3.1                       1.22        
    HODGKIN'S DISEASE                                    4           0.1           4         0.1                       1.00        
    NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA                              45           0.9          61         1.2                       1.36        
    LEUKEMIA                                            58           1.1          67         1.3                       1.16        
    MULTIPLE MYELOMA AND IMMUNOPROLIFERATIVE NEOPLASMS  23           0.5          29         0.6                       1.26        
    OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS OF...                                                                                 
     LYMPHOID, HEMATOPOIETIC AND RELATED TISSUE          0           0.0           0         0.0                      -----        
  ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS        147           2.9         255         5.1                       1.73        
IN SITU NEOPLASMS, BENIGN NEOPLASMS AND...                                                                                          
 NEOPLASMS OF UNCERTAIN OR UNKNOWN BEHAVIOR             25           0.5          57         1.1                       2.28