Leading causes of death, by sex (Males)

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Leading causes of death, by sex
(Males)
  2013
  Males
  rank number %
Total, all causes of death 126,973 100.0
Malignant neoplasms (cancer) 1 39,384 31.0
Diseases of heart (heart disease) 2 26,454 20.8
Accidents (unintentional injuries) 3 6,570 5.2
Chronic lower respiratory diseases 4 6,030 4.7
Cerebrovascular diseases (stroke) 5 5,543 4.4
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes) 6 3,786 3.0
Intentional self-harm (suicide) 7 3,041 2.4
Influenza and pneumonia 8 2,992 2.4
Alzheimer's disease 10 1,954 1.5
Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis (kidney disease) 11 1,439 1.1

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