The overall death rate of a population reflects the average life expectancy of individuals in that population. The lower the
death rate, the higher the life expectancy.
Death Rates, All Causes by Race, Utah, 2008-2012
The death rate for Black Utahns was significantly higher than for all Utahns. Asians had a significantly lower death rate
than the state.
Age-adjusted to U.S. 2000 standard population using 3 age groups.
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, U.S. Bureau of the Census, IBIS Version
Number of persons who died from any cause of death.
How We Calculated the Rates
Number of persons who died.
Number of persons in population.
Page Content Updated On 02/20/2014,
Published on 03/26/2014
Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Center for Health Data and Informatics, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-1012, Telephone: 801-538-6843,
Website: http://health.utah.gov/vitalrecords/, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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