North Carolina

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
27.59
19.77
-7.82
Ages 15-19
79.91
67.03
-12.88
Ages 20-24
101.59
111.21
9.62
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
34.43
24.42
-10.01
Males 15-19
108.30
94.19
-14.11
Males 20-24
159.09
163.37
4.28
Females 10-14
20.47
14.89
-5.58
Females 15-19
49.95
38.39
-11.56
Females 20-24
38.73
53.48
14.75
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
28.02
18.58
-9.44
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
74.91
63.89
-11.02
White (non Hispanic) 20-24
85.15
98.82
13.67
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
26.10
21.92
-4.18
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
91.71
74.79
-16.92
Black (non Hispanic) 20-24
146.90
134.76
-12.14
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
62.15*
50.08*
-12.07
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
111.81*
57.01*
-54.80
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 20-24
75.66*
201.33*
125.67
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
12.39*
23.57*
11.18
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
34.34*
34.41*
0.07
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 20-24
28.88*
36.10*
7.22
Hispanic 10-14
21.81*
16.02*
-5.79
Hispanic 15-19
86.62
75.73
-10.89
Hispanic 20-24
119.71
137.22
17.51
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
34.21
21.26
-12.95
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
94.44
89.6
-4.84
White (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
131.24
140.8
9.56
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
21.52
15.75
-5.77
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
54.49
36.63
-17.86
White (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
35.49
52.5
17.01
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
35.12
33.11
-2.01
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
145.08
104.8
-40.28
Black (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
243.36
211.19
-32.17
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
17.13*
10.44*
-6.69
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
38.15
44.56
6.41
Black (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
56.13
58.52
2.39
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
73.36*
73.51*
0.15
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
125.94*
91.26*
-34.68
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
148*
300.30*
152.30
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
50.56*
25.60*
-24.96
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
98.06*
22.79*
-75.27
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
X
97.21*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
23.8*
15.74*
-8.06
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
22.14*
49.32*
27.18
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
37.05*
49.96*
12.91
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
31.37*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
47.39*
18.04*
-29.35
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
20.05*
19.70*
-0.35
Hispanic Males 10-14
21.17*
15.48*
-5.69
Hispanic Males 15-19
116.18*
107.27
-8.91
Hispanic Males 20-24
172.34
197.56
25.22
Hispanic Females 10-14
22.5*
16.61*
-5.89
Hispanic Females 15-19
39.22*
37.71*
-1.51
Hispanic Females 20-24
13.43*
42.19*
28.76
 

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.