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|Community Health Status Indicators - Health Status||Values||Compared To|
|Male Sex, M/F||New Mexico||U.S.||New Mexico||U.S.|
Cardiovascular Disease - Heart Disease Deaths
Diseases of the heart include a variety of conditions that may affect different parts of the heart, including the blood supply, the heart muscle, the internal lining and valves, the conduction system, and the membrane that surrounds the heart. Common causes of death from diseases of the heart include myocardial infarction (heart attack), heart failure, and cardiac arrest. Heart disease mortality is defined as circulatory, Heart disease (ICD10: I00-I09, I11, I13, I20-I51). Some rows in data tables may include a note of Unstable or Very Unstable. Those rates labeled Unstable were statistically unstable (RSE >0.30 and <0.50), and may fluctuate widely across time periods due to random variation (chance). Those rates labeled Very Unstable were extremely unstable (RSE >0.50). These values should not be used to infer population risk.
(Deaths per 100,000 Population, 2015-2017)
(182.6 - 192.0)
Cardiovascular Disease - Stroke Deaths
Stroke Deaths per 100,000 population in New Mexico Stroke deaths include deaths with underlying cause of cerebrovascular disease, include ICD-10 codes I60-I69.
(Deaths per 100,000 Population, Age-adjusted, 2017)
(30.3 - 37.3)
Cancer Deaths - Lung Cancer
Lung Cancer Deaths per 100,000 population in New Mexico Lung cancer mortality is defined as malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung (ICD10: C34).
(Deaths per 100,000 Population, Age-adjusted, 2013-2017)
(31.4 - 34.4)
Mental Health - Youth Feeling Sad/Hopeless
Percentage of students grades 9-12 in a NM public school who felt so sad or hopeless almost every day for two weeks or more in a row that they stopped doing some usual activities during the past 12 months. The NM Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey (YRRS) is administered in odd years and is part of the national Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBS), coordinated and designed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Each state, territorial, tribal, and large urban school district participating in YRBS employs a two-stage, cluster sample design to produce a representative sample of students in grades 9-12 in its jurisdiction. In the first sampling stage, in all except a few sites, schools are selected with probability proportional to school enrollment size. In the second sampling stage, intact classes of a required subject or intact classes during a required period (e.g., second period) are selected randomly. All students in sampled classes are eligible to participate. A weight is applied to each student record to adjust for student nonresponse and the distribution of students by grade, sex, and race/ethnicity in each jurisdiction.
(Percentage Feeling Sad/Hopeless, 2019)
(28.2% - 32.6%)
The suicide death rate is defined as the number of deaths attributed to suicide per 100,000 population. Suicide deaths for 1995-1998 were defined by underlying cause of death based on International Classification of Diseases, version 9 (ICD-9) codes; and suicide deaths for 1999 and later were defined by underlying cause of death based on International Classification of Diseases, version 10 (ICD-10) codes.
(Deaths per 100,000 Population, Age-adjusted, 2019)
(33.6 - 41.2)