New data shows the top 10 leading causes of death in New York State.

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The CDC has released new data regarding the top 10 causes of death for New York State residents. The CDC's data is based on 2021.

New York State's 10 Leading Causes Of Death

New York State's 10 Leading Causes Of Death

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Leading Causes of Death In the United States


How does New York's leading cause of death compare to the United States?

Below are the 10 leading causes of death for all of the United States, according to the CDC's latest numbers.

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  1. Heart disease
  2. Cancer
  3. COVID-19
  4. Accidents (unintentional injuries)
  5. Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases)
  6. Chronic lower respiratory diseases
  7. Alzheimer’s disease
  8. Diabetes
  9. Chronic liver disease and cirrhosis
  10. Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis

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