4.15 Leading Causes of Death by Age Group Among Native Americans Who Resided Off Reservation


Total Age Group:
<1 1-4 5-14 15-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 506 21 17 6 51 53 79 62 52 165
Unintentional injury 86 0 5 3 34 18 16 5 3 2
Motor Vehicle -Related 55 0 0 2 27 12 8 3 1 2
Drowning 5 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Other Injury 26 0 1 1 6 6 8 2 2 0
Diseases of Heart 82 0 0 0 0 4 2 12 10 54
Malignant Neoplasms 43 0 0 1 1 1 1 9 9 21
Diabetes 18 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 3 9
Alcoholism 48 0 0 0 1 7 22 9 7 2
Pneumonia/Influenza 22 2 0 0 0 1 4 3 2 10
Homicide/Legal-intervention 19 0 1 2 7 3 3 2 1 0
Suicide 9 0 0 0 5 2 2 0 0 0
Cerebrovascular Disease 20 0 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 14
Infectious & Parasitic Diseases 26 0 0 0 0 6 6 5 1 8
HIV Infection 10 0 0 0 0 6 2 2 0 0
Other Infectious Disease 16 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 1 8
Ill Defined Conditions 11 5 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 2
Congenital Anomalies 10 8 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 12 0 2 0 0 1 0 3 2 4
Diseases of Arteries 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Perinatal Conditions 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atherosclerosis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
All Other Causes 90 1 6 0 2 8 16 8 13 36



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