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

  PMRs
Transportation Sector Railroad Industry Bus Service & Urban Transit Industry Taxicab Service Industry Trucking Service Industry Warehousing & Storage Industry U.S. Postal Service Industry Water Transportation Industry Air Transportation Industry Pipe Lines, Exc Natural Gas Industry Services Incidental To Transportation Industry Utilities And Sanitary Services Industry Electric Light & Power Industry Gas & Steam Supply Systems Industry Electric & Gas, & Other Combinations Industry Water Supply & Irrigation Industry Sanitary Services Industry
Cause of Death 97 94 92 72 87 108 117 89 128 120 99 108 116 102 100 99 95
Neurodegenerative Disease
Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease 97 95 92 68 90 116 110 84 126 114 100 108 119 97 93 92 105
Arteriosclerotic Dementia 105 90 102 102 115 150 115 100 119 180 73 106 93 118 101 99 126
Parkinson's Disease 98 92 92 77 82 102 130 92 132 166 119 107 115 101 107 102 88
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 90 87 91 36 75 80 124 101 135 . 104 122 138 135 139 132 64
Multiple Sclerosis 89 106 73 80 74 76 102 99 139 104 61 105 121 117 164 106 24
All Cardiovascular Diseases 100 101 101 104 100 97 98 99 92 105 95 99 99 101 96 101 100
Hypertensive Disease 99 96 103 97 100 104 104 97 88 103 97 101 98 107 95 111 99
Ischemic Heart Disease 100 101 104 102 101 98 100 95 88 106 94 100 100 103 101 101 99
Acute Myocardial Infarction 98 101 101 101 98 96 100 89 80 108 87 99 100 103 92 101 98
Other Ischemic Heart Disease 102 100 107 102 104 102 101 98 92 108 97 101 101 104 105 102 98
Other Forms Of Heart Disease 100 104 98 104 102 97 96 101 94 106 91 99 100 103 87 101 100
Cerebrovascular Disease 97 100 95 102 97 91 95 97 90 85 96 100 100 99 92 99 103
All Renal Disease 101 99 104 110 104 100 100 98 91 83 91 99 97 95 92 106 100
Acute Renal Failure 102 98 102 110 104 98 105 107 91 87 97 101 96 94 92 112 102
Chronic Renal Failure 102 102 104 112 105 97 100 92 88 77 92 98 99 94 85 106 100
Diabetes 104 104 111 127 107 100 102 106 80 71 90 93 88 93 89 102 99

(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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