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Indicator Report - Deaths From All Causes

Why Is This Important?

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, 2009-2013

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The death rate for Asian Utahns was significantly lower than for all Utahns.

Data Notes

Age-adjusted to U.S. 2000 standard population using 3 age groups.

Data Sources

Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin for Counties in Utah, U.S. Bureau of the Census, IBIS Version 2013. Utah Death Certificate Database, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Utah Department of Health.

Other Views


Number of persons who died from any cause of death.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: Number of persons who died.
Denominator: Number of persons in population.

Page Content Updated On 02/27/2015, Published on 03/10/2015
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Content updated: Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:38:11 MDT