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Texas Department of State Health Services, Vital Statistics Annual Report, Table 18

TABLE 18 
RESIDENT MORTALITY FROM SELECTED CAUSES,
TEXAS, 2010-2014
(Rates Per 100,000 Population)
CAUSE 2010 NO. 2010 RATE 2011 NO. 2011 RATE 2012 NO. 2012 RATE 2013 NO. 2013 RATE 2014 NO 2014 RATE
ALL CAUSES 166,059 660.4 167,997 654.3 173,935 667.5 178,501 674.9 183,303 680.0
SALMONELLA INFECTIONS 1 0.0 5 0.0 4 0.0 4 0.0 5 0.0
SHIGELLOSIS AND AMEBIASIS 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.0 - 0.0 1 0.0
CERTAIN OTHER INTESTINAL INFECTIONS 470 1.9 505 2.0 492 1.9 540 2.0 531 2.0
TUBERCULOSIS 65 0.3 56 0.2 63 0.2 60 0.2 49 0.2
Respiratory Tuberculosis 51 0.2 41 0.2 44 0.2 52 0.2 32 0.1
Other Tuberculosis 14 0.1 15 0.1 19 0.1 8 0.0 17 0.1
WHOOPING COUGH 1 0.0 1 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0 2 0.0
SCARLET FEVER AND ERYSIPELAS 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 - 0.0 - 0.0
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION 2 0.0 10 0.0 3 0.0 2 0.0 4 0.0
SEPTICEMIA 3,166 12.6 3,420 13.3 3,616 13.9 3,879 14.7 4,102 15.2
SYPHILIS 1 0.0 5 0.0 5 0.0 6 0.0 4 0.0
ACUTE POLIOMYELITIS 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 - 0.0 - 0.0
ARTHROPOD-BORNE VIRAL ENCEPHALITIS 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 - 0.0 1 0.0
MEASLES 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 - 0.0 1 0.0
VIRAL HEPATITIS 621 2.5 677 2.6 644 2.5 635 2.4 614 2.3
HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) DISEASE 769 3.1 696 2.7 693 2.7 620 2.3 675 2.5
MALARIA 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 - 0.0 - 0.0
OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED INFECTIOUS AND 
PARASITIC DISEASES AND THEIR SEQUELAE
458 1.8 409 1.6 456 1.7 453 1.7 467 1.7
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS 36,652 145.8 37,121 144.6 38,096 146.2 38,289 144.8 38,727 143.7
Of lip, oral cavity and pharynx 594 2.4 624 2.4 650 2.5 679 2.6 676 2.5
Of esophagus 768 3.1 825 3.2 775 3.0 842 3.2 800 3.0
Of stomach 868 3.5 794 3.1 890 3.4 929 3.5 894 3.3
Of colon, rectum and anus 3,520 14.0 3,500 13.6 3,549 13.6 3,593 13.6 3,595 13.3
Of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts 1,745 6.9 1,988 7.7 1,981 7.6 2,071 7.8 2,213 8.2
Of pancreas 2,317 9.2 2,331 9.1 2,427 9.3 2,446 9.2 2,566 9.5
Of larynx 260 1.0 263 1.0 283 1.1 279 1.1 231 0.9
Of trachea, bronchus and lung 9,506 37.8 9,650 37.6 9,659 37.1 9,416 35.6 9,524 35.3
Melanoma of skin 594 2.4 531 2.1 529 2.0 538 2.0 542 2.0
Of breast 2,650 10.5 2,647 10.3 2,844 10.9 2,771 10.5 2,807 10.4
Of cervix uteri 342 1.4 357 1.4 366 1.4 364 1.4 399 1.5
Of corpus uteri and uterus, part unspecified 438 1.7 488 1.9 524 2.0 562 2.1 585 2.2
Of ovary 929 3.7 935 3.6 896 3.4 825 3.1 874 3.2
Of prostate 1,676 6.7 1,604 6.2 1,622 6.2 1,762 6.7 1,698 6.3
Of kidney and renal pelvis 1,023 4.1 1049 4.1 1,109 4.3 1,106 4.2 1,047 3.9
Of bladder 775 3.1 790 3.1 832 3.2 866 3.3 876 3.2
Of meninges, brain and other parts of central nervous system 928 3.7 921 3.6 1,038 4.0 1,078 4.1 1,084 4.0
Of lymphoid, hematopoetic and related tissue 3,641 14.5 3,628 14.1 3,746 14.4 3,836 14.5 3,778 14.0
-Hodgkin's disease 91 0.4 88 0.3 90 0.3 95 0.4 87 0.3
-Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 1,289 5.1 1,214 4.7 1,330 5.1 1,373 5.2 1,323 4.9
-Leukemia 1,496 5.9 1,579 6.2 1,558 6.0 1,559 5.9 1,566 5.8
-Multiple myeloma and immunoproliferative neoplasms 762 3.0 741 2.9 763 2.9 805 3.0 795 2.9
-Other and unspecified malignant neoplasms of lymphoid, 
hematopoietic and related tissue
3 0.0 6 0.0 5 2.9 4 0.0 7 0.0
All other and unspecified malignant neoplasms 4,078 16.2 4,196 16.3 4,376 16.8 4,326 16.4 4,538 16.8
IN SITU NEOPLASMS, BENIGN NEOPLASMS, AND NEOPLASMS 
OF UNCERTAIN OR UNKNOWN BEHAVIOR
888 3.5 886 3.5 870 3.3 983 3.7 1,176 4.4
ANEMIAS 342 1.4 355 1.4 400 1.5 414 1.6 460 1.7
DIABETES MELLITUS 4,738 18.8 5,060 19.7 5,127 19.7 5,262 19.9 5,327 19.8
NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES 335 1.3 355 1.4 370 1.4 389 1.5 398 1.5
Malnutrition 324 1.3 342 1.3 356 1.4 378 1.4 382 1.4
Other nutritional deficiencies 11 0.0 13 0.1 14 0.1 11 0.0 16 0.1
MENINGITIS 54 0.2 54 0.2 40 0.2 55 0.2 54 0.2
PARKINSON'S DISEASE 1,490 5.9 1,498 5.8 1,586 6.1 1,708 6.5 1,779 6.6
ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE 5,200 20.7 5,394 21.0 5,168 19.8 5,284 20.0 6,755 25.1
MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES 50,418 200.5 49,896 194.3 51,355 197.1 52,568 198.8 54,563 202.4
Diseases of heart 38,096 151.5 37,955 147.8 38,987 149.6 40,150 151.8 41,293 153.2
- Acute rheumatic fever and chronic rheumatic heart diseases 164 0.7 200 0.8 171 0.7 179 0.7 183 0.7
- Hypertensive heart disease 2,321 9.2 2,409 9.4 2,540 9.7 2,700 10.2 2,912 10.8
- Hypertensive heart and renal disease 185 0.7 220 0.9 280 1.1 293 1.1 350 1.3
- Ischemic heart diseases 23,761 94.5 23,370 91.0 23,415 89.9 23,960 90.6 24,116 89.5
- - Acute myocardial infarction 9,580 38.1 9,162 35.7 9,187 35.3 9,531 36.0 9,273 34.4
- - Other acute ischemic heart diseases 126 0.5 161 0.6 140 0.5 130 0.5 171 0.6
- - Other forms of chronic ischemic heart disease 14,055 55.9 14,047 54.7 14,088 54.1 14,299 54.1 14,672 54.4
- - - Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described 3,645 14.5 4,073 15.9 4,119 15.8 4,303 16.3 4,450 16.5
- - - All other forms of chronic ischemic heart disease 10,410 41.4 9,974 38.8 9,969 38.3 9,996 37.8 10,222 37.9
- Other heart diseases 11,665 46.4 11,756 45.8 12,581 48.3 13,018 49.2 13,732 50.9
- - Acute and subacute endocarditis 84 0.3 72 0.3 67 0.3 91 0.3 78 0.3
- - Diseases of pericardium and acute myocarditis 60 0.2 52 0.2 62 0.2 72 0.3 78 0.3
- - Heart failure 4,217 16.8 4,034 15.7 4,349 16.7 4,495 17.0 4,762 17.7
- - All other forms of heart disease 7,304 29.0 7,598 29.6 8,103 31.1 8,360 31.6 8,814 32.7
Essential hypertension and hypertensive renal disease 1,719 6.8 1,506 5.9 1,725 6.6 1,959 7.4 2,027 7.5
Cerebrovascular diseases 9,154 36.4 9,058 35.3 9,297 35.7 9,238 34.9 9,852 36.5
Atherosclerosis 230 0.9 193 0.8 215 0.8 157 0.6 181 0.7
Other diseases of circulatory system 1,219 4.8 1,184 4.6 1,131 4.3 1,064 4.0 1,210 4.5
- Aortic aneurism and dissection 594 2.4 593 2.3 574 2.2 535 2.0 586 2.2
- Other diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries 625 2.5 591 2.3 557 2.1 529 2.0 624 2.3
OTHER DISORDERS OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM 293 1.2 264 1.0 304 1.2 314 1.2 329 1.2
INFLUENZA AND PNEUMONIA 3,013 12.0 3,049 11.9 2,978 11.4 3,338 12.6 3,434 12.7
Influenza 70 0.3 101 0.4 51 0.2 273 1.0 417 1.5
Pneumonia 2,943 11.7 2,948 11.5 2,927 11.2 3,065 11.6 3,017 11.2
OTHER ACUTE LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS 23 0.1 19 0.1 11 1.2 17 0.1 22 0.1
Acute bronchitis and bronchiolitis 17 0.1 15 0.1 10 0.0 15 0.1 18 0.1
Other and unspecified acute lower respiratory infections 6 0.0 4 0.0 1 12.7 2 0.0 4 0.0
CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASES 8,910 35.4 9,115 35.5 9,520 36.5 9,787 37.0 9,642 35.8
Bronchitis, chronic and unspecified 54 0.2 40 0.2 42 0.2 40 0.2 49 0.2
Emphysema 566 2.3 492 1.9 467 1.8 477 1.8 366 1.4
Asthma 193 0.8 191 0.7 204 0.8 212 0.8 210 0.8
Other chronic lower respiratory diseases 8,097 32.2 8,392 32.7 8,807 33.8 9,058 34.2 9,017 33.4
PNEUMOCONIOSES AND CHEMICAL EFFECTS 42 0.2 34 0.1 30 0.1 38 0.1 49 0.2
PNEUMONITIS DUE TO SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS 1,287 5.1 1,226 4.8 1,229 4.7 1,272 4.8 1,384 5.1
OTHER DISEASES OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM 2,250 8.9 2,176 8.5 2,465 9.5 2,483 9.4 2,672 9.9
PEPTIC ULCER 174 0.7 166 0.6 167 0.6 149 0.6 172 0.6
DISEASES OF APPENDIX 30 0.1 21 0.1 31 0.1 30 0.1 30 0.1
HERNIA 107 0.4 127 0.5 134 0.5 120 0.5 136 0.5
CHRONIC LIVER DISEASE AND CIRRHOSIS 2,870 11.4 3,093 12.0 3,298 12.7 3,410 12.9 3,663 13.6
Alcoholic liver disease 1,076 4.3 1,139 4.4 1,178 4.5 1,225 4.6 1,372 5.1
Other chronic liver disease and cirrhosis 1,794 7.1 1,954 7.6 2,120 8.1 2,185 8.3 2,291 8.5
CHOLELITHIASIS, AND OTHER DISORDERS OF GALLBLADDER 245 1.0 215 0.8 205 0.8 212 0.8 222 0.8
NEPHRITIS, NEPHROTIC SYNDROME AND NEPHROSIS 3,870 15.4 3,405 13.3 3,522 13.5 3,727 14.1 3,997 14.8
Acute and rapidly progressive nephritic and nephrotic syndrome 14 0.1 17 0.1 29 0.1 29 0.1 46 0.2
Chronic glomerulonephritis, nephritis and nephropathy not specified
as acute or chronic, and renal sclerosis unspecified
371 1.5 138 0.5 14 0.1 15 0.1 21 0.1
Renal failure 3,484 13.9 3,250 12.7 3,476 13.3 3,681 13.9 3,928 14.6
Other disorders of kidney 1 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.8 2 0.0 2 0.0
INFECTIONS OF KIDNEY 58 0.2 51 0.2 50 0.2 41 0.2 67 0.2
HYPERPLASIA OF PROSTATE 33 0.1 25 0.1 30 0.1 30 0.1 29 0.1
INFLAMMATORY DISEASES OF FEMALE PELVIC ORGANS 15 0.1 5 0.0 5 0.1 13 0.0 10 0.0
PREGNANCY, CHILDBIRTH AND THE PUERPERIUM 95 0.4 116 0.5 121 0.5 153 0.6 139 0.5
Pregnancy with abortive outcome 0 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.0 4 0.0 2 0.0
Other complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium 95 0.4 115 0.4 119 0.5 149 0.6 137 0.5
CERTAIN CONDITIONS ORIGINATING IN THE PERINATAL PERIOD 1,116 4.4 1,041 4.1 1,029 3.9 1,109 4.2 1,114 4.1
CONGENITAL MALFORMATIONS, DEFORMATIONS AND
CHROMOSOMAL ABNORMALITIES
811 3.2 819 3.2 885 3.4 856 3.2 896 3.3
SYMPTOMS, SIGNS AND ABNORMAL CLINICAL AND LABORATORY 
FINDINGS, NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
3,087 12.3 3,202 12.5 3,284 12.6 3,131 11.8 2,857 10.6
ALL OTHER DISEASES 18,194 72.4 19,671 76.6 21,530 82.6 22,886 86.5 22,078 81.9
ACCIDENTS 9,133 36.3 9,301 36.2 9,267 35.6 9,341 35.3 9,598 35.6
Transport accidents 3,469 13.8 3,303 12.9 3,660 14 3,698 14.0 3,851 14.3
- Motor vehicle accidents 3,285 13.1 3,130 12.2 3,469 13.3 3,511 13.3 3,644 13.5
- Other land transport accidents 57 0.2 71 0.3 67 0.3 78 0.3 98 0.4
- Water, air and space, and other unspecified transport accidents and their sequelae 127 0.5 102 0.4 124 0.5 109 0.4 109 0.4
Nontransport accidents 5,664 22.5 5,998 23.4 5,607 21.5 5,643 21.3 5,747 21.3
- Falls 1,536 6.1 1,497 5.8 1,585 6.1 1,728 6.5 1,826 6.8
- Accidental discharge of firearms 45 0.2 87 0.3 50 0.2 38 0.1 40 0.1
- Accidental drowning and submersion 330 1.3 359 1.4 281 1.1 303 1.1 301 1.1
- Accidental exposure to smoke, fire and flames 196 0.8 191 0.7 153 0.6 162 0.6 158 0.6
- Accidental poisoning and exposure to noxious substances 2,158 8.6 2,367 9.2 2,187 8.4 2,264 8.6 2,306 8.6
- Other and unspecified nontransport accidents and their sequelae 1,399 5.6 1,497 5.8 1,351 5.2 1,148 4.3 1,116 4.1
INTENTIONAL SELF-HARM (SUICIDE) 2,903 11.5 2,802 10.9 3,032 11.6 3,047 11.5 3,225 12.0
Suicide by discharge of firearms 1,701 6.8 1,644 6.4 1,741 6.7 1,765 6.7 1,770 6.6
Suicide by other and unspecified means and their sequelae 1,202 4.8 1,158 4.5 1,291 5.0 1,282 4.8 1,455 5.4
ASSAULT (HOMICIDE) 1,371 5.5 1,248 4.9 1,352 5.2 1,361 5.1 1,376 5.1
Assault by discharge of firearms 913 3.6 804 3.1 909 3.5 908 3.4 952 3.5
Assault by other and unspecified means and their sequelae 458 1.8 444 1.7 443 1.7 453 1.7 424 1.6
LEGAL INTERVENTION 35 0.1 23 0.1 25 0.1 43 0.2 34 0.1
EVENTS OF UNDETERMINED INTENT 240 1.0 214 0.8 251 1.0 226 0.9 248 0.9
Discharge of firearms, undetermined intent 27 0.1 19 0.1 33 0.1 22 0.1 30 0.1
Other and unspecified events of undetermined intent and their sequelae 213 0.8 195 0.8 218 0.8 204 0.8 218 0.8
OPERATIONS OF WAR AND THEIR SEQUELAE 1 0.0 1 0.0 2 5.1 - 0.0 - 0.0
COMPLICATIONS OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL CARE 182 0.7 164 0.6 182 0.7 214 0.8 185 0.7
ENTEROCOLITIS DUE TO CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE* 295 1.2 340 1.3 328 1.3 342 1.3 367 1.4


* Included in "Certain other Intestinal Infections" shown above. Following the National Center for Health Statistics reporting, Enterocolitis due to Clostridium Difficile is shown separately as well at the bottom of this table; see mortality narrative for more details.


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Last updated September 19, 2018