New Jersey

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
17.47
13.92
-3.55
Ages 15-19
48.59
44.78
-3.81
Ages 20-24
77.85
82.89
5.04
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
19.68
14.43
-5.25
Males 15-19
70.26
65.56
-4.70
Males 20-24
119.92
121.22
1.30
Females 10-14
15.15
13.39
-1.76
Females 15-19
25.50
22.72
-2.78
Females 20-24
34.27
42.72
8.45
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
14.90
11.4
-3.50
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
43.11
36.18
-6.93
White (non Hispanic) 20-24
75.93
65.72
-10.21
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
32.82
23.72
-9.10
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
83.94
93.17
9.23
Black (non Hispanic) 20-24
133.82
142.21
8.39
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
198.8*
0.00*
-198.80
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 20-24
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
9.24*
15.96*
6.72
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
3.24*
18.69*
15.45
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 20-24
19.42*
50.83*
31.41
Hispanic 10-14
14.76*
12.77*
-1.99
Hispanic 15-19
44.45
38.15
-6.30
Hispanic 20-24
55.62
94.54
38.92
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
16.17
11.39
-4.78
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
58.66
51.24
-7.42
White (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
116.87
97.92
-18.95
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
13.56
11.41*
-2.15
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
26.56
20.06
-6.50
White (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
41.47
32.32
-9.15
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
38.75*
23.22*
-15.53
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
121.22
141.29
20.07
Black (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
212.43
215.6
3.17
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
26.69*
24.24*
-2.45
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
45.86
43.63
-2.23
Black (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
58.10
66.49
8.39
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
380.22*
0.00*
-380.22
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
5.96*
17.99*
12.03
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
25.53*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
32.86*
65.45*
32.59
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
12.74*
13.87*
1.13
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
6.64*
11.19*
4.55
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
6.38*
36.06*
29.68
Hispanic Males 10-14
19.28*
15.32*
-3.96
Hispanic Males 15-19
77.47
59.35
-18.12
Hispanic Males 20-24
82.76
129.08
46.32
Hispanic Females 10-14
10.05*
10.09*
0.04
Hispanic Females 15-19
7.26*
16.00*
8.74
Hispanic Females 20-24
19.94*
56.33
36.39
 

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.