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Heat-Related Deaths — United States, 2004–2018

Description
Examines heat-related deaths in the U.S. Includes data by age group, sex, race/ethnicity and by level of urbanization for metropolitan, micropolitan, and noncore areas. Also includes data on selected underlying causes of death for which heat-related conditions were a contributing factor.
Author(s)
Ambarish Vaidyanathan, Josephine Malilay, Paul Schramm, Shubhayu Saha
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 69(24), 729-734
Date
06/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Environmental health · Mortality · Public health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data