According to the CDC and research that was conducted and published, in 2002, the leading causes of death in Men in the United States are:

  1. Heart Disease 28.4%
  2. Cancer 24.1%
  3. Unintentional injuries 5.8%
  4. Stroke 5.2%
  5. Chronic lower respiratory diseases 5.1%
  6. Diabetes 2.9%
  7. Influenza and pneumonia 2.4%
  8. Suicide 2.1%
  9. Kidney disease 1.6%
  10. Chronic liver disease 1.5%