Delaware

Overall Mortality

Healthy People 2010 Objective: Reduce deaths of adolescents and young adults

Rates per 100,000
National Data Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
2010
Target
10- to 14- year-olds
15- to 19- year-olds
20- to 24- year-olds
21.5
69.5
92.7
16.9
61.8
98.1
-4.6
-7.7
5.4
16.5
38.0
41.5

 

Delaware Data
All the tables below contain data available for Delaware and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14 19.05* 10.75* -8.30
Ages 15-19 71.12 57.08 -14.04
Ages 20-24 70.54 97.05 26.51
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14 22.33* 21.07* -1.26
Males 15-19 111.81 83.89 -27.92
Males 20-24 113.05 147.45 34.40
Females 10-14 15.61* 0.00* -15.61
Females 15-19 30.07* 29.68* -0.39
Females 20-24 28.79* 44.99* 16.20
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14 19.55* 11.51* -8.04
White (non Hispanic) 15-19 68.25 42.73* -25.52
White (non Hispanic) 20-24 66.62 79.3 12.68
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14 15.6* 6.98* -8.62
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19 79.33* 69.46* -9.87
Black (non Hispanic) 20-24 103.68* 157.86 54.18
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14 520.83* 0.00* -520.83
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19 X 0.00* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 20-24 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14 X 61.54* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19 X 78.74* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 20-24 X 155.28* X
Hispanic 10-14 X 0.00* X
Hispanic 15-19 100.7* 141.78* 41.08
Hispanic 20-24 31.02* 47.39* 16.37
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14 21.65* 22.65* 1.00
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19 104.02* 39.88* -64.14
White (non Hispanic) Males 20-24 104.68* 121.85 17.17
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14 17.3* 0.00* -17.30
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19 32.67* 45.63* 12.96
White (non Hispanic) Females 20-24 29.79* 36.09* 6.30
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14 15.55* 13.70* -1.85
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19 142.76* 138.54* -4.22
Black (non Hispanic) Males 20-24 178.99* 230.32* 51.33
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14 15.65* 0.00* -15.65
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19 15.87* 0.00* -15.87
Black (non Hispanic) Females 20-24 35.83* 85.85* 50.02
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14 1010.1* 0.00* -1010.10
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19 X 0.00* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 20-24 X 0.00* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14 X 0.00* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19 X 0.00* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 20-24 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14 X 116.41* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19 X 145.35* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 20-24 X 271.37* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 20-24 X 0.00* X
Hispanic Males 10-14 X 0.00* X
Hispanic Males 15-19 119.83* 270.76* 150.93
Hispanic Males 20-24 52.41* 84.14* 31.73
Hispanic Females 10-14 X 0.00* X
Hispanic Females 15-19 76.33* 0.00* -76.33
Hispanic Females 20-24 X 0.00* X
 

Source: WISQARS Fatal Causes of Deaths (using data collected by National Vital Statistics System), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control

*Based on 20 or fewer number of deaths; use with caution

X = In the Baseline or Final columns, “X” represents zero deaths for a subgroup; in the Numeric Change column, “X” means that a number cannot be generated to show the change between baseline and Final.