Malignant mesothelioma: Number of deaths, death rates (per million population), and years of potential life lost (YPLL) by state, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 1999–2002
Slight variations in numbers may exist when compared to previous WoRLD Surveillance Reports.
See Appendix for information about data sources, methods, ICD codes, and limitations.
Mortality multiple cause-of-death data from National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System. Population estimates from U.S. Census Bureau.
NIOSH 2005. Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD). 2005-632 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Respiratory Health Division, Morgantown, WV. Available at: <https://wwwn.cdc.gov/eWorld/Data/632> February 7, 2023.
Reference Number: 2005-632
Date Posted: December 2005