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Relevant Population Characteristics for Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Deaths

Relevant Population Characteristics

Age, gender, and socioeconomic risk factors are related to coronary heart disease (CHD) deaths. Advanced age is the major risk factor for CHD deaths. Although CHD is the leading cause of death in women, men have a higher CHD death rate than women in all age groups. Rates tend to be lowest for Utahns who are Asian.

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Content updated: Wed, 28 Dec 2016 13:55:29 MST