Death Rates, by Cause: 1990, 1992


                                                                   
                                                                     
                                                                     
       DIVISION             TOTAL \1      HEART DISEASE     CANCER   
       AND STATE       ------------------  ------------  ------------
                           1990     1992   1990   1992   1990   1992 
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United States             863.8    852.9  289.5  281.4  203.2  204.1
 Mountain                 710.3    716.0  210.3  204.7  162.1  165.4 
  Montana                 858.6    859.5  247.7  231.9  202.9  207.6 
  Idaho                   740.2    739.0  219.7  218.1  172.6  169.1 
  Wyoming                 706.1    709.7  214.3  194.1  161.2  160.7 
  Colorado                655.1    647.7  186.5  178.1  149.8  143.0 
  New Mexico              701.3    706.5  198.2  187.5  149.5  157.4 
  Arizona                 785.5    810.3  240.3  243.1  186.5  194.2 
  Utah                    533.5    539.5  159.0  151.8  102.4  108.3 
  Nevada                  775.3    769.0  238.3  232.1  187.0  200.4 
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                                                          CHRONIC
                          CEREBRO-     ACCIDENTS &       OBSTRUCTIVE 
                          VASCULAR      ADVERSE           PULMONARY  
       DIVISION           DISEASE       EFFECTS           DISEASES \2
       AND STATE        ------------  ------------  -----------------
                        1990   1992   1990   1992       1990    1992 
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United States           57.9   56.4   37.0   34.0       34.9    36.0 
 Mountain               44.3   44.7   41.8   39.5       39.0    40.4 
  Montana               61.7   60.4   49.8   49.5       48.7    55.5 
  Idaho                 54.4   59.1   47.4   44.7       37.7    40.2 
  Wyoming               46.5   52.3   44.8   51.0       44.1    49.5 
  Colorado              40.2   41.3   34.2   33.1       39.5    40.8 
  New Mexico            36.6   38.1   52.7   52.0       35.2    33.8 
  Arizona               47.3   47.6   44.4   42.3       43.5    44.3 
  Utah                  39.2   38.7   32.7   30.6       20.8    23.2 
  Nevada                42.7   37.3   42.7   30.8       47.9    47.6
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                          PNEUMONIA,   DIABETES                  
       DIVISION           INFLUENZA     MELLITUS      SUICIDE    
       AND STATE        ------------  ------------  ------------ 
                        1990   1991   1990   1992   1990   1992  
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United States           32.0   30.9   19.2   19.6   12.4   12.0  
 Mountain               27.8   26.8   15.4   16.8   18.5   17.7  
  Montana               29.8   30.3   19.4   19.5   20.9   18.6  
  Idaho                 31.0   28.5   17.0   17.8   19.1   15.8  
  Wyoming               27.8   22.8   14.6   14.6   17.9   18.1  
  Colorado              28.4   28.0   12.3   12.6   16.8   17.3  
  New Mexico            23.0   23.6   21.1   23.4   18.7   19.2  
  Arizona               32.3   31.0   15.1   17.2   18.7   17.0  
  Utah                  23.2   22.5   16.7   19.8   15.3   14.1  
  Nevada                21.7   18.9   12.7   12.9   24.5   24.6  
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                           CHRONIC LIVER
                             DISEASE &    ATHERO-
       DIVISION              CIRRHOSIS    SCLEROSIS
       AND STATE       ----------------  ------------
                         1990     1991   1990   1991
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United States            10.4     10.1    7.3    6.9
 Mountain                10.3     10.4    6.9    7.0
  Montana                10.6      9.0    8.4   13.1
  Idaho                   5.1      6.7    6.8    6.5
  Wyoming                 8.6      8.9    5.5    5.9
  Colorado                9.0      9.5    8.3    9.3
  New Mexico             15.3     14.2    7.3    6.5
  Arizona                11.7     12.7    7.0    6.6
  Utah                    6.1      4.8    4.5    3.9
  Nevada                 14.1     13.4    5.3    3.7
 


Notes: Deaths per 100,000 resident population enumerated as of April 1. By place of residence. Excludes nonresidents of the United States. Causes of death classified according to ninth revisions of International Classification of Diseases. \1 Includes other causes not shown separately. \2 Includes allied conditions.

Source: Statistical Abstract of the United States, 1995 CD-ROM edition. U.S. Census Bureau. Table No. 129.

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