Diabetes is a leading cause of disability and death. It is currently the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S and in
Diabetes as an Underlying Cause of Death (Age-adjusted Rates) by Race, Utah, 2009-2011
American Indians and Pacific Islanders have exceptionally high death rates due to diabetes. Data shown are for 2009-2011 and
age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using three age categories.
All races may be of Hispanic/Latino or non-Hispanic/Latino ethnicity.
Utah Death Certificate Database, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Utah Department of Health.
Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin for Counties in Utah (2010 Census), U.S. Bureau of the Census.
Diabetes as the underlying cause of death refers to the first-listed cause of death with ICD-10 codes E10.0-E14.99.
How We Calculated the Rates
Number of deaths with diabetes as the underlying cause of death.
Number of Utah residents.
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Published on 11/05/2014
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