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Unspecified and other pneumoconioses: Number of deaths by sex, race, age group, and median age at death, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 2005–2014

YearNumber of DeathsUnderlying Cause (%)SexRaceAge (yrs)Median Age (yrs)
MaleFemaleWhiteBlackOther15–2425–3435–4445–5455–6465–7475–8485+
2005 216 45.8 204 12 201 15 1 7 27 45 65 71 79
2006 213 40.8 200 13 199 12 2 3 9 21 28 72 80 81
2007 160 45.0 156 4 153 7 1 4 12 27 71 45 81
2008 218 45.4 210 8 209 6 3 3 18 51 74 72 81
2009 160 45.0 157 3 150 5 5 2 2 16 35 56 49 79
2010 146 46.6 143 3 136 6 4 2 17 35 59 33 79
2011 169 43.8 159 10 157 9 3 2 13 37 62 55 81
2012 156 46.2 147 9 147 6 3 1 2 14 29 58 52 81
2013 182 46.7 172 10 165 9 8 1 1 1 4 19 56 54 46 76
2014 139 46.0 133 6 133 1 5 4 17 31 41 46 79
2005–2014 1,759 45.0 1,681 78 1,650 76 33 1 3 7 39 174 374 612 549 80

– indicates no deaths.

Note:

See Appendix for information about data sources, methods, ICD codes, and limitations.

Source:

Mortality multiple cause-of-death data from National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System.

Citation:

NIOSH 2017. Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD). 2017-895 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/895> October 16, 2017.

Reference Number: 2017-895

Date Posted: May 2017

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