Massachusetts

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
9.70
11.82
2.12
Ages 15-19
50.52
43.17
-7.35
Ages 20-24
55.13
67.78
12.65
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
10.40
14.88
4.48
Males 15-19
78.49
61.18
-17.31
Males 20-24
84.56
100.61
16.05
Females 10-14
8.95*
8.59*
-0.36
Females 15-19
21.80
24.91
3.11
Females 20-24
26.54
35.39
8.85
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
9.48
7.5
-1.98
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
48.87
39.88
-8.99
White (non Hispanic) 20-24
52.44
63.78
11.34
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
6.59*
34.97*
28.38
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
76.79
79.78
2.99
Black (non Hispanic) 20-24
111.42
132.35
20.93
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
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
25.17*
15.03*
-10.14
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
15.63*
13.36*
-2.27
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 20-24
12.04*
11.03*
-1.01
Hispanic 10-14
7.88*
23.38*
15.50
Hispanic 15-19
55.60
54.29
-1.31
Hispanic 20-24
67.14
83.11
15.97
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
10.13*
8.24*
-1.89
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
74.36
54.31
-20.05
White (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
78.65
91.11
12.46
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
8.8*
6.72*
-2.08
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
22.67
25.24
2.57
White (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
26.78
36.98
10.20
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
49.78*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
122.36*
120.53
-1.83
Black (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
192.77
227.83
35.06
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
13.41*
19.50*
6.09
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
28.7*
38.68*
9.98
Black (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
36.83*
34.25*
-2.58
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
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
36.89*
20.35*
-16.54
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
21.48*
27.24*
5.76
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
8.53*
23.43*
14.90
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
12.88*
9.87*
-3.01
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
10.12*
0.00*
-10.12
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
15.15*
0.00*
-15.15
Hispanic Males 10-14
10.24*
33.19*
22.95
Hispanic Males 15-19
98.43*
82.71
-15.72
Hispanic Males 20-24
108.01
116.85
8.84
Hispanic Females 10-14
5.39*
13.08*
7.69
Hispanic Females 15-19
10.83*
24.65*
13.82
Hispanic Females 20-24
25.93*
47.19*
21.26
 

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.