Leading Causes of Death in Wainfleet

Leading Causes of Death in Males (0-64 years)
Wainfleet Niagara region
Ischaemic heart disease 26.1% Ischaemic heart disease 15.3%
* Lung cancer 8.5%
* Intentional self-harm 5.3%
* Transport accidents 4.2%
* Colorectal cancer 4.1%
Leading Causes of Death in Females (0-64 years)
Wainfleet Niagara region
* Lung cancer 10.9%
* Breast cancer 8.3%
* Ischaemic heart disease 7.4%
* Colorectal cancer 4.9%
* Cerebrovascular diseases 4.0%

* Data are limited and cannot be reported.
Source: Causes of Death 2000-2004, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, IntelliHEALTH ONTARIO. Data last refreshed March 2009.

Limited data are available for leading causes of death of Wainfleet residents aged 0-64. However ischaemic heart disease is the leading cause for death for males in this age group (similar to Niagara).

Leading Causes of Death in Males (65+ years)
Wainfleet Niagara region
Ischaemic heart disease 32.7% Ischaemic heart disease 26.2%
* Lung cancer 7.7%
* Cerebrovascular diseases 6.1%
* Chronic lower respiratory diseases 5.4%
* Diabetes mellitus 4.7%
Leading Causes of Death in Females (65+ years)
Wainfleet Niagara region
Ischaemic heart disease 35.1% Ischaemic heart disease 26.4%
* Cerebrovascular diseases 9.1%
* Dementia and Alzheimer's disease 5.3%
* Lung cancer 5.2%
* Diabetes mellitus 4.8%

* Data are limited and cannot be reported.
Source: Causes of Death 2000-2004, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, IntelliHEALTH ONTARIO. Data last refreshed March 2009.

Ischaemic heart disease is the top leading cause of death for both males and females in Wainfleet, which is similar to Niagara. Data are insufficient for other leading causes of death.


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