4.8.
LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH BY AGE GROUP AMONG RESIDENTS OF NAVAJO TRIBAL COMMUNITIES


TOTAL AGE GROUP:
<1 1-4 5-14 15-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ Un-
known
TOTAL 582 15 10 15 55 65 65 45 55 256 1
Unintentional injury 157 3 7 8 34 36 21 16 13 19 0
--- Motor Vehicle-Related 115 2 5 6 31 26 17 11 8 9 0
--- Fall injury 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0
--- Other Injury 37 0 2 2 3 9 4 3 5 9 0
Diseases of Heart 81 1 1 0 2 2 3 5 8 59 0
Malignant Neoplasms 71 0 0 0 2 1 9 5 11 43 0
Diabetes 23 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 5 13 0
Alcoholism 20 0 0 0 0 3 6 6 5 0 0
Pneumonia & Influenza 38 1 1 0 1 1 3 1 1 29 0
Homicide/Legal intervention 7 0 0 4 9 5 5 2 2 0 0
Suicide 13 0 0 1 3 7 1 1 0 0 0
Cerebrovascular Disease 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 20 0
Infectious & Parasitic Diseases 11 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 8 0
--- HIV Infection 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
--- Other Infectious Disease 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 8 0
Ill Defined Conditions 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 4 0
Congenital Anomalies 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
Diseases of Arteries 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 0
Perinatal Conditions 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
All Other Causes 89 2 1 2 3 7 11 5 4 53 1
1996 data.