Table 5
Ranking and number of deaths for the 10 leading causes of death by age group, females, Canada, 2009

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Table 5
Ranking and number of deaths for the 10 leading causes of death by age group, females, Canada, 2009
This table contains some blank cells. Blank cells are a result of a tie in ranking of the causes of death in the previous cell.
Rank All Ages Under 1 1 to 14 15 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 to 74 75 to 84 85 and over
1 Cancer
33,673
Congenital abnormalities
205
Cancer
56
Accidents
207
Cancer
194
Cancer
753
Cancer
2,931
Cancer
5,629
Cancer
7,655
Cancer
9,735
Heart disease
12,869
2 Heart disease
23,321
Short Gestation
120
Accidents
53
Suicide
130
Accidents
182
Accidents
230
Heart disease
497
Heart disease
1,121
Heart disease
2,313
Heart disease
6,282
Cancer
6,651
3 Stroke
8,282
Maternal Complications of pregnancy
96
Congenital abnormalities
22
Cancer
65
Suicide
119
Suicide
175
Accidents
303
Chronic lower respiratory
362
Chronic lower respiratory
922
Stroke
2,436
Stroke
4,555
4 Chronic lower respiratory
5,334
Complications of placenta, cord, membranes
57
Influenza and Pneumonia
17
*Homicide Heart disease
54
Heart disease
140
Suicide
227
Stroke
323
Stroke
733
Chronic lower respiratory
1,845
Alzheimer's disease
2,952
 *Congenital abnormalities
*Heart disease
22
5 Alzheimer's disease
4,349
Sudden Infant death syndrome
52
*Homicide   Homicide
29
Stroke
54
Liver disease
182
Accidents
290
Diabetes
493
Alzheimer's disease
1,174
Chronic lower respiratory
2,102
*Heart disease
13
6 Accidents
4,205
Intrauterine hypoxia
34
    Influenza and Pneumonia
27
Liver disease
50
Stroke
161
Diabetes
261
Accidents
286
Diabetes
1,132
Influenza and Pneumonia
1,849
7 Diabetes
3,307
Neonatal haemorrhages
21
Suicide
12
Influenza and Pneumonia
13
Congenital abnormalities
25
Influenza and Pneumonia
49
Influenza and Pneumonia
105
Liver disease
219
Liver disease
203
Accidents
849
Accidents
1,791
8 Influenza and Pneumonia
3,132
Bacterial sepsis
17
Benign neoplasms
6
Septicaemia
5
Liver disease
19
Diabetes
46
Diabetes
98
Suicide
148
Influenza and Pneumonia
201
Influenza and Pneumonia
721
Diabetes
1,260
9 Nephritis
1,834
Other complications of labour and delivery
16
*Stroke *HIV Diabetes
16
Homicide
27
Chronic lower respiratory
88
Influenza and Pneumonia
145
Nephritis
182
Nephritis
544
Nephritis
982
*Septicaemia
5
*Pregnancy and Childbirth
4
10 Septicaemia
1,185
Accidents
14
    Pregnancy and Childbirth
14
Congenital abnormalities
22
Septicaemia
40
Nephritis
84
Alzheimer's disease
170
Septicaemia
379
Essential hypertension
651

 

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