TABLE 14

DRUG-RELATED MORTALITY BY CIRCUMSTANCES AND CONDITIONS RESULTING IN DEATH, GENDER AND YEAR, ARIZONA, 1985-1995

Circumstances and Conditions Resulting in Death

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

Mortali-ty rate in 1995a

MALE, all drug-related deaths

Drug dependence and drug abuse

Accidental drug misuse

Suicide by drugs

Homicide by drugs

Undetermined

98

28

33

31

2

4

110

42

48

15

0

5

120

26

56

33

0

5

122

11

75

31

1

4

136

12

79

41

1

3

123

14

64

39

0

6

119

21

61

26

0

11

203

50

99

44

0

10

215

32

125

42

0

16

246

22

173

43

0

8

276

36

184

46

0

10

13.4

1.8

8.9

2.2

--

0.5

FEMALE, all drug-related deaths

Drug dependence and drug abuse

Accidental drug misuse

Suicide by drugs

Homicide by drugs

Undetermined

57

6

23

25

1

2

76

10

18

41

1

6

75

5

14

48

0

8

76

6

22

37

0

11

62

8

20

31

0

3

49

2

17

27

0

3

66

4

17

35

1

9

78

7

30

34

0

7

89

10

31

43

1

4

110

3

59

38

0

10

119

6

43

62

0

8

5.6

0.3

2.0

2.9

--

0.4

TOTAL, all drug-related deaths

Drug dependence and drug abuse

Accidental drug misuse

Suicide by drugs

Homicide by drugs

Undetermined

155

34

56

56

3

6

186

52

66

56

1

11

195

31

70

81

0

13

198

17

97

68

1

15

198

20

99

72

1

6

172

16

81

66

0

9

185

25

78

61

1

20

281

57

129

78

0

17

304

42

156

85

1

20

356

25

232

81

0

18

395

42

227

108

0

18

9.4

1.0

5.4

2.6

--

0.4

Crude death rates per 100,000 population in specified group.


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