West Virginia

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
25.39
16.73*
-8.66
Ages 15-19
85.15
70.07
-15.08
Ages 20-24
98.31
140.04
41.73
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
32.84
23.49*
-9.35
Males 15-19
113.24
89.98
-23.26
Males 20-24
138.60
199.09
60.49
Females 10-14
17.46*
9.57*
-7.89
Females 15-19
55.38
49.11
-6.27
Females 20-24
57.35
77.58
20.23
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
25.02
16.12*
-8.90
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
86.98
72.66
-14.32
White (non Hispanic) 20-24
98.41
137.96
39.55
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
44.2*
36.26*
-7.94
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
55.09*
51.89*
-3.20
Black (non Hispanic) 20-24
119.66*
163.84*
44.18
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
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 20-24
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic 15-19
102.45*
0.00*
-102.45
Hispanic 20-24
108.57*
338.98*
230.41
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1998)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
32.91*
25.44*
-7.47
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
117.21
93.55
-23.66
White (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
139.73
198.66
58.93
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
14.76*
6.23*
-8.53
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
55.17
50.81
-4.36
White (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
57.02
75.13
18.11
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
43.3*
0.00*
-43.30
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
34.04*
63.63*
29.59
Black (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
139.86*
213.61*
73.75
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
45.14*
75.36*
30.22
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
79.74*
37.89*
-41.85
Black (non Hispanic) Females 20-24
92.85*
90.25*
-2.60
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
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 20-24
X
0.00*
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
180.83*
0.00*
-180.83
Hispanic Males 20-24
187.61*
374.53*
186.92
Hispanic Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 20-24
X
296.74*
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.