How we die in Snohomish County and Washington
Top 10 causes of death in Snohomish County in 20081. Cancer
2. Heart disease
4. Alzheimer's disease
6. Lung disease
8. Infectious and parasitic disease
9. Influenza and pneumonia
10. Liver disease
Source: Snohomish Health District
Death by age in Snohomish CountyThese are only the most prevalent causes of death in each range in 2008.
|Cause of death||Deaths||Percent of deaths |
within age range
|Rate per 100,000 |
in age range
|Problems that began |
in late pregnancy and early life
|Ages 18-24||Deaths||% in age||Per 100K|
|Ages 25-44||Deaths||% in age||Per 100K|
|Influenza and pneumonia||5||2.4%||2.4|
|Ages 45-64||Deaths||% in age||Per 100K|
|Ages 65-74||Deaths||% in age||Per 100K|
|Age 75+||Deaths||% in age||Per 100K|
Statewide mortality dataThe state generally does not calculate rates per 100,000 people for categories with very few deaths, so some counties aren't represented in some categories of death in the charts below. Source: Washington State Department of Health, Center for Health Statistics.
Life expectancy and death rates by Washington county, 2009Click on the box below to activate the data visualization, then mouse over the bars to see their data. You can choose different data categories, as well.
Mortality in Washington, 2009Click on the box below to activate the data visualization, then mouse over the counties to see their data. You can choose different data categories, as well.
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