Leading causes of death, by sex (Females)

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Leading causes of death, by sex
(Females)
  2013
  Females
  rank number %
Total, all causes of death 125,365 100.0
Malignant neoplasms (cancer) 1 35,728 28.5
Diseases of heart (heart disease) 2 23,437 18.7
Cerebrovascular diseases (stroke) 3 7,857 6.3
Chronic lower respiratory diseases 4 5,946 4.7
Accidents (unintentional injuries) 5 4,882 3.9
Alzheimer's disease 6 4,391 3.5
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes) 8 3,259 2.6
Influenza and pneumonia 7 3,559 2.8
Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis (kidney disease) 9 1,539 1.2
Sepsis 10 1,219 1.0

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