Have Healthy People 2020 Benchmarks for Leading Causes of Death Been Met in Rural and Urban Areas?
Presentation slides from an August 20, 2019 webinar, with analysis of death rates for 7 major causes of death, in light of Healthy People 2020 benchmarks. Features mortality statistics from 2007-2017 for diabetes, heart disease, suicide, cancer, stroke, unintentional injury, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, with breakdowns by gender, race, and region, with 6 levels of population density.
Alva O. Ferdinand, Timothy Callaghan, Marvellous Akinlotan, Kristie Primm
Southwest Rural Health Research Center, Texas A&M Health Science Center
African Americans · Asian and Pacific Islanders · Cancer · Cardiovascular disease · Chronic respiratory conditions · Diabetes · Hispanics and Latinos · Injuries · Mortality · Policy · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Suicide and suicide prevention · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Whites