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Proportionate Mortality for Cardiovascular, Neurodegenerative, & Renal Disease by Industry for Manufacturing
Summary Table

  PMRs
Manufacturing Sector Food Mfg. Printing And Publishing (Mfg) Chemical Mfg. Rubber And Plastics Mfg. Lumber And Wood Product Mfg. Furniture & Related Product Mfg. Stone, Clay, Glass, Concrete Mfg. Primary Metal Industries (Mfg) Fabricated Metal Products (Mfg) Machinery Mfg. Computer & Electronic Product Mfg. Transportation Equipment (Mfg)
Cause of Death 100 99 109 104 104 93 104 96 93 94 104 131 108
Neurodegenerative Disease
Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease 101 99 102 102 105 99 109 97 90 94 103 132 109
Arteriosclerotic Dementia 103 99 105 97 104 115 131 101 95 73 97 111 111
Parkinson's Disease 99 103 121 107 105 82 97 102 97 93 104 135 107
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 102 92 114 116 91 81 89 86 99 113 108 127 111
Multiple Sclerosis 91 88 116 110 99 65 64 62 90 90 110 128 108
All Cardiovascular Diseases 101 101 97 98 100 100 99 104 103 101 100 89 99
Hypertensive Disease 106 103 103 107 111 99 107 111 107 107 111 97 104
Ischemic Heart Disease 103 101 98 101 102 100 103 106 107 105 104 91 101
Acute Myocardial Infarction 102 101 92 98 102 110 110 106 103 103 98 85 95
Other Ischemic Heart Disease 104 102 101 105 104 91 97 107 111 106 110 89 105
Other Forms Of Heart Disease 100 100 96 97 103 98 92 106 105 99 98 77 99
Cerebrovascular Disease 101 101 98 97 101 105 108 101 103 101 99 87 99
All Renal Disease 101 98 100 102 103 98 96 106 106 103 101 90 101
Acute Renal Failure 104 99 104 106 105 100 105 108 112 100 107 87 102
Chronic Renal Failure 100 98 98 100 104 100 92 105 109 104 101 85 102
Diabetes 104 105 94 99 109 86 96 109 114 104 104 82 103

(Click on headings to view detailed charts and supporting data for industries.)
The cells show proportionate mortality ratios (PMRs) for each cause of death by industry. The PMRs indicate whether mortality is high or low compared to the general population for the disease specified.

Suggested Citation : NIOSH (2010). National Occupational Mortality Surveillance (NOMS). U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation and Field Studies, Surveillance Branch. Date accessed._________.

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