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AGE-SPECIFIC DRUG DEATH RATES
BY RACE/ETHNICITY AND SEX, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1989-1995
Rates per 100,000
                                             AGE
                   ----------------------------------------------------
RACE               0-14   15-24   25-34   35-54   55-64   65-74     75+
===============    ====   =====   =====   =====   =====   =====   ===== 
NON-HISP WHITES     0.2     3.2     9.1    11.4     4.7     2.7     4.3
  MALES             0.1     4.2    11.5    16.1     4.8     2.3     2.8
  FEMALES           0.2     2.2     6.8     6.7     4.6     3.1     5.3
HISPANIC WHITES     0.7     4.4     9.5    15.2     6.8     0.0     0.0
  MALES             0.7     7.8    12.7    23.1     6.6     0.0     0.0
  FEMALES           0.8     0.0     4.8     5.5     7.0     0.0     0.0
AFRICAN AMER.       0.9     3.2    19.4    51.0    27.3    13.5     0.0
  MALES             1.9     3.0    20.6    75.7    43.8    29.8     0.0
  FEMALES           0.0     3.4    18.0    21.0    10.9     0.0     0.0
AMER. INDIANS       1.2     7.7    27.6    15.7     0.0     0.0     0.0
  MALES             0.0     3.7    31.2    16.1     0.0     0.0     0.0
  FEMALES           2.4    12.2    23.9    15.3     0.0     0.0     0.0
ASIAN & P.I.        0.0     1.8     2.8     2.2     3.3     4.8    10.7
  MALES             0.0     3.6     1.9     3.2     0.0    11.1     0.0
  FEMALES           0.0     0.0     3.7     1.3     5.6     0.0    20.1




NUMBER OF DRUG DEATHS BY AGE GROUP,
RACE/ETHNICITY, AND SEX, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1989-1995

                                             AGE
                   ----------------------------------------------------   TOTAL
RACE               0-14   15-24   25-34   35-54   55-64   65-74     75+  DEATHS
===============    ====   =====   =====   =====   =====   =====    ====  ======
NON-HISP WHITES       7      76     248     620      74      42      53    1120
  MALES               3      50     154     438      36      16      13     710
  FEMALES             4      26      94     182      38      26      40     410
HISPANIC WHITES       2       7      15      25       2       0       0      51
  MALES               1       7      12      21       1       0       0      42
  FEMALES             1       0       3       4       1       0       0       9
AFRICAN AMER.         1       2      12      43       5       2       0      65
  MALES               1       1       7      35       4       2       0      50
  FEMALES             0       1       5       8       1       0       0      15
AMER. INDIANS         1       4      14      12       0       0       0      31
  MALES               0       1       8       6       0       0       0      15
  FEMALES             1       3       6       6       0       0       0      16
ASIAN & P.I.          0       2       3       3       1       1       1      11
  MALES               0       2       1       2       0       1       0       6
  FEMALES             0       0       2       1       1       0       1       5




SELECTED DRUG DEATH STATISTICS,
BY RACE/ETHNICITY AND SEX, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1989-1995

                                    AGE-   COMPAR-        YEARS          
                           CRUDE  ADJUSTED  ATIVE        OF LIFE         MEAN
                  TOTAL    DEATH   DEATH   MORTAL-        LOST         YPLL PER
RACE             DEATHS    RATE    RATE   ITY FIG.        INDEX          YEAR  
===============   =====    =====  ======  ========       =======       ========
NON-HISP WHITES    1120     6.0     6.0   1.000           1.000            3541
  MALES             710     7.7     7.6   1.274    0.01   1.324    0.01    2344
  FEMALES           410     4.3     4.2   0.705    0.01   0.672    0.01    1197
HISPANIC WHITES      51     6.3     7.1   1.180           1.289             208
  MALES              42     9.5                                             172
  FEMALES             9     2.5                                              36
AFRICAN AMER.        65    18.2    21.6   3.600    0.01   2.907    0.01     203
  MALES              50    26.8    31.8   5.307    0.01   3.923    0.01     149
  FEMALES            15     8.8                                              54
AMER. INDIANS        31    10.4                                             138
  MALES              15    10.1                                              63
  FEMALES            16    10.8                                              75
ASIAN & P.I.         11     2.0                                              37
  MALES               6     2.2                                              23
  FEMALES             5     1.7                                              13
Age-adjusted statistics were not calculated for subsets with fewer than 50 deaths.

Statistically significant CMF and YLLI values are indicated by .01, .02, or .05 where appropriate.