Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties — United States, 2010–2017
Reports on the rural-urban disparities regarding potentially preventable deaths caused by heart disease, cancer, unintentional injury, chronic lower respiratory disease (CLRD), and stroke for populations less than 80 years of age. Updates a January 2017 report
on the same topic, with the new report using a 6-level urban-rural classification scheme and adding additional years and annual percentage change information.
Macarena C. Garcia, Lauren M. Rossen, Brigham Bastian, et al.
MMWR Surveillance Summaries, 68(10), 1-11
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Cancer · Cardiovascular disease · Chronic respiratory conditions · Health disparities · Injuries · Mortality · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · Statistics and data · State-by-state