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Table 18 Resident Mortality from Selected Causes

TABLE 18 
RESIDENT MORTALITY FROM SELECTED CAUSES,
TEXAS, 2009-2013
(Rates Per 100,000 Population)
CAUSE 2009 NO. 2009 RATE 2010 NO. 2010 RATE 2011 NO. 2011 RATE 2012 NO. 2012 RATE 2013 NO. 2013 RATE
ALL CAUSES 162,792 656.9 166,059 660.4 167,997 654.3 173,935 667.5 178,501 674.9
SALMONELLA INFECTIONS 0 0.0 1 0.0 5 0.0 4 0.0 4 0.0
SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.0 - 0.0
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS 470 1.9 470 1.9 505 2.0 492 1.9 540 2.0
TUBERCULOSIS 65 0.3 65 0.3 56 0.2 63 0.2 60 0.2
Respiratory Tuberculosis 52 0.2 51 0.2 41 0.2 44 0.2 52 0.2
Other Tuberculosis 13 0.1 14 0.1 15 0.1 19 0.1 8 0.0
WHOOPING COUGH 2 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0
SCARLET FEVER AND ERYSIPELAS 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 - 0.0
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION 8 0.0 2 0.0 10 0.0 3 0.0 2 0.0
SEPTICEMIA 3,085 12.4 3,166 12.6 3,420 13.3 3,616 13.9 3,879 14.7
SYPHILIS 5 0.0 1 0.0 5 0.0 5 0.0 6 0.0
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 - 0.0
ARTHROPOD-BORNE VIRAL ENCEPHALITIS 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 - 0.0
MEASLES 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 - 0.0
VIRAL HEPATITIS 572 2.3 621 2.5 677 2.6 644 2.5 635 2.4
HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) DISEASE 875 3.5 769 3.1 696 2.7 693 2.7 620 2.3
MALARIA 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 - 0.0
OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED INFECTIOUS AND 
PARASITIC DISEASES AND THEIR SEQUELAE
476 1.9 458 1.8 409 1.6 456 1.7 453 1.7
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS 35,531 143.4 36,652 145.8 37,121 144.6 38,096 146.2 38,289 144.8
Of lip, oral cavity and pharynx 547 2.2 594 2.4 624 2.4 650 2.5 679 2.6
Of esophagus 741 3.0 768 3.1 825 3.2 775 3.0 842 3.2
Of stomach 788 3.2 868 3.5 794 3.1 890 3.4 929 3.5
Of colon, rectum and anus 3,383 13.7 3,520 14.0 3,500 13.6 3,549 13.6 3,593 13.6
Of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts 1,659 6.7 1,745 6.9 1,988 7.7 1,981 7.6 2,071 7.8
Of pancreas 2,154 8.7 2,317 9.2 2,331 9.1 2,427 9.3 2,446 9.2
Of larynx 249 1.0 260 1.0 263 1.0 283 1.1 279 1.1
Of trachea, bronchus and lung 9,568 38.6 9,506 37.8 9,650 37.6 9,659 37.1 9,416 35.6
Melanoma of skin 533 2.2 594 2.4 531 2.1 529 2.0 538 2.0
Of breast 2,607 10.5 2,650 10.5 2,647 10.3 2,844 10.9 2,771 10.5
Of cervix uteri 321 1.3 342 1.4 357 1.4 366 1.4 364 1.4
Of corpus uteri and uterus, part unspecified 431 1.7 438 1.7 488 1.9 524 2.0 562 2.1
Of ovary 879 3.5 929 3.7 935 3.6 896 3.4 825 3.1
Of prostate 1,574 6.4 1,676 6.7 1,604 6.2 1,622 6.2 1,762 6.7
Of kidney and renal pelvis 957 3.9 1,023 4.1 1049 4.1 1,109 4.3 1,106 4.2
Of bladder 762 3.1 775 3.1 790 3.1 832 3.2 866 3.3
Of meninges, brain and other parts of central nervous system 945 3.8 928 3.7 921 3.6 1,038 4.0 1,078 4.1
Of lymphoid, hematopoetic and related tissue 3,358 13.5 3,641 14.5 3,628 14.1 3,746 14.4 3,836 14.5
-Hodgkin's disease 77 0.3 91 0.4 88 0.3 90 0.3 95 0.4
-Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 1,285 5.2 1,289 5.1 1,214 4.7 1,330 5.1 1,373 5.2
-Leukemia 1,395 5.6 1,496 5.9 1,579 6.2 1,558 6.0 1,559 5.9
-Multiple myeloma and immunoproliferative neoplasms 598 2.4 762 3.0 741 2.9 763 2.9 805 3.0
-Other and unspecified malignant neoplasms of lymphoid, 
hematopoietic and related tissue
3 0.0 3 0.0 6 0.0 5 0.0 4 0.0
All other and unspecified malignant neoplasms 4,075 16.4 4,078 16.2 4,196 16.3 4,376 16.8 4,326 16.4
IN SITU NEOPLASMS, BENIGN NEOPLASMS, AND NEOPLASMS 
OF UNCERTAIN OR UNKNOWN BEHAVIOR
847 3.4 888 3.5 886 3.5 870 3.3 983 3.7
ANEMIAS 312 1.3 342 1.4 355 1.4 400 1.5 414 1.6
DIABETES MELLITUS 4,866 19.6 4,738 18.8 5,060 19.7 5,127 19.7 5,262 19.9
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES 295 1.2 335 1.3 355 1.4 370 1.4 389 1.5
Malnutrition 284 1.1 324 1.3 342 1.3 356 1.4 378 1.4
Other nutritional deficiencies 11 0.0 11 0.0 13 0.1 14 0.1 11 0.0
MENINGITIS 43 0.2 54 0.2 54 0.2 40 0.2 55 0.2
PARKINSON'S DISEASE 1,320 5.3 1,490 5.9 1,498 5.8 1,586 6.1 1,708 6.5
ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE 5,062 20.4 5,200 20.7 5,394 21.0 5,168 19.8 5,284 20.0
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES 50,221 202.6 50,418 200.5 49,896 194.3 51,355 197.1 52,568 198.8
Diseases of heart 38,008 153.4 38,096 151.5 37,955 147.8 38,987 149.6 40,150 151.8
- Acute rheumatic fever and chronic rheumatic heart diseases 130 0.5 164 0.7 200 0.8 171 0.7 179 0.7
- Hypertensive heart disease 2,132 8.6 2,321 9.2 2,409 9.4 2,540 9.7 2,700 10.2
- Hypertensive heart and renal disease 168 0.7 185 0.7 220 0.9 280 1.1 293 1.1
- Ischemic heart diseases 23,958 96.7 23,761 94.5 23,370 91.0 23,415 89.9 23,960 90.6
- - Acute myocardial infarction 9,915 40.0 9,580 38.1 9,162 35.7 9,187 35.3 9,531 36.0
- - Other acute ischemic heart diseases 144 0.6 126 0.5 161 0.6 140 0.5 130 0.5
- - Other forms of chronic ischemic heart disease 13,899 56.1 14,055 55.9 14,047 54.7 14,088 54.1 14,299 54.1
- - - Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described 3,745 15.1 3,645 14.5 4,073 15.9 4,119 15.8 4,303 16.3
- - - All other forms of chronic ischemic heart disease 10,154 41.0 10,410 41.4 9,974 38.8 9,969 38.3 9,996 37.8
- Other heart diseases 11,620 46.9 11,665 46.4 11,756 45.8 12,581 48.3 13,018 49.2
- - Acute and subacute endocarditis 89 0.4 84 0.3 72 0.3 67 0.3 91 0.3
- - Diseases of pericardium and acute myocarditis 68 0.3 60 0.2 52 0.2 62 0.2 72 0.3
- - Heart failure 4,241 17.1 4,217 16.8 4,034 15.7 4,349 16.7 4,495 17.0
- - All other forms of heart disease 7,222 29.1 7,304 29.0 7,598 29.6 8,103 31.1 8,360 31.6
Essential hypertension and hypertensive renal disease 1,606 6.5 1,719 6.8 1,506 5.9 1,725 6.6 1,959 7.4
Cerebrovascular diseases 9,118 36.8 9,154 36.4 9,058 35.3 9,297 35.7 9,238 34.9
Atherosclerosis 275 1.1 230 0.9 193 0.8 215 0.8 157 0.6
Other diseases of circulatory system 1,214 4.9 1,219 4.8 1,184 4.6 1,131 4.3 1,064 4.0
- Aortic aneurism and dissection 593 2.4 594 2.4 593 2.3 574 2.2 535 2.0
- Other diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries 621 2.5 625 2.5 591 2.3 557 2.1 529 2.0
OTHER DISORDERS OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM 266 1.1 293 1.2 264 1.0 304 1.2 314 1.2
INFLUENZA AND PNEUMONIA 3,380 13.6 3,013 12.0 3,049 11.9 2,978 11.4 3,338 12.6
Influenza 258 1.0 70 0.3 101 0.4 51 0.2 273 1.0
Pneumonia 3,122 12.6 2,943 11.7 2,948 11.5 2,927 11.2 3,065 11.6
OTHER ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS 18 0.1 23 0.1 19 0.1 11 0.0 17 0.1
Acute bronchitis and bronchiolitis 16 0.1 17 0.1 15 0.1 10 0.0 15 0.1
Other and unspecified acute lower respiratory infections 2 0.0 6 0.0 4 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.0
CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES 8,624 34.8 8,910 35.4 9,115 35.5 9,520 36.5 9,787 37.0
Bronchitis, chronic and unspecified 45 0.2 54 0.2 40 0.2 42 0.2 40 0.2
Emphysema 662 2.7 566 2.3 492 1.9 467 1.8 477 1.8
Asthma 202 0.8 193 0.8 191 0.7 204 0.8 212 0.8
Other chronic lower respiratory diseases 7,715 31.1 8,097 32.2 8,392 32.7 8,807 33.8 9,058 34.2
PNEUMOCONIOSES AND CHEMICAL EFFECTS 39 0.2 42 0.2 34 0.1 30 0.1 38 0.1
PNEUMONITIS DUE TO SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS 1,170 4.7 1,287 5.1 1,226 4.8 1,229 4.7 1,272 4.8
OTHER DISEASES OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM 2,030 8.2 2,250 8.9 2,176 8.5 2,465 9.5 2,483 9.4
PEPTIC ULCER 165 0.7 174 0.7 166 0.6 167 0.6 149 0.6
DISEASES OF APPENDIX 23 0.1 30 0.1 21 0.1 31 0.1 30 0.1
HERNIA 118 0.5 107 0.4 127 0.5 134 0.5 120 0.5
CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE AND CIRRHOSIS 2,720 11.0 2,870 11.4 3,093 12.0 3,298 12.7 3,410 12.9
Alcoholic liver disease 940 3.8 1,076 4.3 1,139 4.4 1,178 4.5 1,225 4.6
Other chronic liver disease and cirrhosis 1,780 7.2 1,794 7.1 1,954 7.6 2,120 8.1 2,185 8.3
CHOLELITHIASIS, AND OTHER DISORDERS OF GALLBLADDER 244 1.0 245 1.0 215 0.8 205 0.8 212 0.8
NEPHRITIS, NEPHROTIC SYNDROME AND NEPHROSIS 3,688 14.9 3,870 15.4 3,405 13.3 3,522 13.5 3,727 14.1
Acute and rapidly progressive nephritic and nephrotic syndrome 8 0.0 14 0.1 17 0.1 29 0.1 29 0.1
Chronic glomerulonephritis, nephritis and nephropathy not specified
as acute or chronic, and renal sclerosis unspecified
334 1.3 371 1.5 138 0.5 14 0.1 15 0.1
Renal failure 3,343 13.5 3,484 13.9 3,250 12.7 3,476 13.3 3,681 13.9
Other disorders of kidney 3 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.0 2 0.0
INFECTIONS OF KIDNEY 44 0.2 58 0.2 51 0.2 50 0.2 41 0.2
HYPERPLASIA OF PROSTATE 26 0.1 33 0.1 25 0.1 30 0.1 30 0.1
INFLAMMATORY DISEASES OF FEMALE PELVIC ORGANS 5 0.0 15 0.1 5 0.0 5 0.0 13 0.0
PREGNANCY, CHILDBIRTH AND THE PUERPERIUM 116 0.5 95 0.4 116 0.5 121 0.5 153 0.6
Pregnancy with abortive outcome 1 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.0 4 0.0
Other complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium 115 0.5 95 0.4 115 0.4 119 0.5 149 0.6
CERTAIN CONDITIONS ORIGINATING IN THE PERINATAL PERIOD 1,083 4.4 1,116 4.4 1,041 4.1 1,029 3.9 1,109 4.2
CONGENITAL MALFORMATIONS, DEFORMATIONS AND
CHROMOSOMAL ABNORMALITIES
859 3.5 811 3.2 819 3.2 885 3.4 856 3.2
SYMPTOMS, SIGNS AND ABNORMAL CLINICAL AND LABORATORY 
FINDINGS, NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
2,887 11.6 3,087 12.3 3,202 12.5 3,284 12.6 3,131 11.8
ALL OTHER DISEASES 17,220 69.5 18,194 72.4 19,671 76.6 21,530 82.6 22,886 86.5
ACCIDENTS 9,310 37.6 9,133 36.3 9,301 36.2 9,267 35.6 9,341 35.3
Transport accidents 3,634 14.7 3,469 13.8 3,303 12.9 3,660 14 3,698 14.0
- Motor vehicle accidents 3,452 13.9 3,285 13.1 3,130 12.2 3,469 13.3 3,511 13.3
- Other land transport accidents 56 0.2 57 0.2 71 0.3 67 0.3 78 0.3
- Water, air and space, and other unspecified transport accidents and their sequelae 126 0.5 127 0.5 102 0.4 124 0.5 109 0.4
Nontransport accidents 5,676 22.9 5,664 22.5 5,998 23.4 5,607 21.5 5,643 21.3
- Falls 1,592 6.4 1,536 6.1 1,497 5.8 1,585 6.1 1,728 6.5
- Accidental discharge of firearms 54 0.2 45 0.2 87 0.3 50 0.2 38 0.1
- Accidental drowning and submersion 302 1.2 330 1.3 359 1.4 281 1.1 303 1.1
- Accidental exposure to smoke, fire and flames 210 0.8 196 0.8 191 0.7 153 0.6 162 0.6
- Accidental poisoning and exposure to noxious substances 2,183 8.8 2,158 8.6 2,367 9.2 2,187 8.4 2,264 8.6
- Other and unspecified nontransport accidents and their sequelae 1,335 5.4 1,399 5.6 1,497 5.8 1,351 5.2 1,148 4.3
INTENTIONAL SELF-HARM (SUICIDE) 2,795 11.3 2,903 11.5 2,802 10.9 3,032 11.6 3,047 11.5
Suicide by discharge of firearms 1,575 6.4 1,701 6.8 1,644 6.4 1,741 6.7 1,765 6.7
Suicide by other and unspecified means and their sequelae 1,220 4.9 1,202 4.8 1,158 4.5 1,291 5.0 1,282 4.8
ASSAULT (HOMICIDE) 1,494 6.0 1,371 5.5 1,248 4.9 1,352 5.2 1,361 5.1
Assault by discharge of firearms 994 4.0 913 3.6 804 3.1 909 3.5 908 3.4
Assault by other and unspecified means and their sequelae 500 2.0 458 1.8 444 1.7 443 1.7 453 1.7
LEGAL INTERVENTION 51 0.2 35 0.1 23 0.1 25 0.1 43 0.2
EVENTS OF UNDETERMINED INTENT 193 0.8 240 1.0 214 0.8 251 1.0 226 0.9
Discharge of firearms, undetermined intent 24 0.1 27 0.1 19 0.1 33 0.1 22 0.1
Other and unspecified events of undetermined intent and their sequelae 169 0.7 213 0.8 195 0.8 218 0.8 204 0.8
OPERATIONS OF WAR AND THEIR SEQUELAE 1 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.0 - 0.0
COMPLICATIONS OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL CARE 168 0.7 182 0.7 164 0.6 182 0.7 214 0.8


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