Silicosis: Number of deaths, crude and age-adjusted death rates, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 1968–2014
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 the United States Bureau of the Census.
NIOSH 2017. Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD). 2017-917 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/917> February 23, 2019.
Reference Number: 2017-917
Date Posted: May 2017
- Page last reviewed: May 23, 2017
- Page last updated: May 23, 2017
- Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
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