Asbestosis: Age-adjusted death rates (per million population) by county, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 2000–2009
Age-adjusted rates for the disease of interest have not been calculated for counties with less than 10 reportable deaths, and for split/merged counties incorporated for less than the entire time interval (see Appendix: Split, Merged, or Renamed Counties and County Equivalents).
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 2014. Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD). 2014-757 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/757> May 22, 2018.
Reference Number: 2014-757
Date Posted: September 2014
- Page last reviewed: September 11, 2014
- Page last updated: September 11, 2014
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