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119. Deaths and Death Rates, by Sex and Race

[Rates are per 1,000 population for specified groups. Excludes fetal deaths. For explanation of age-adjustment, see text, this section. The standard population for this table is the total population of the United States enumerated in 1940. See Appendix III]

 
Sex and race 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
 
  Deaths 1 (1,000) 1,990 1,978 1,975 2,019 2,039 2,086 2,105 2,123 2,168 2,150 2,148 2,170 2,176 2,269 2,286 2,312 2,315 2,314 2,338
 
Male 1 (1,000) 1,075 1,064 1,056 1,072 1,077 1,098 1,104 1,108 1,126 1,114 1,113 1,122 1,122 1,162 1,163 1,173 1,164 1,154 1,156
Female 1 (1,000) 915 914 918 947 963 989 1,001 1,015 1,042 1,036 1,035 1,048 1,053 1,107 1,116 1,139 1,151 1,160 1,182
 
White (1,000) 1,739 1,731 1,729 1,766 1,782 1,819 1,831 1,843 1,877 1,854 1,853 1,869 1,874 1,951 1,960 1,987 1,993 1,996 2,020
  Male (1,000) 934 925 919 932 935 950 953 953 965 951 951 956 957 988 989 997 992 987 991
  Female (1,000) 805 806 810 834 847 869 879 890 911 903 902 912 917 963 971 990 1,001 1,010 1,029
Black (1,000) 233 229 227 233 236 244 250 255 264 268 266 270 269 282 282 286 282 277 275
  Male (1,000) 130 127 126 128 129 134 137 140 144 146 145 147 147 154 153 154 149 144 142
  Female (1,000) 103 101 101 105 107 111 113 115 120 121 120 122 123 129 129 132 133 132 134
 
  Death rates 1 8.8 8.6 8.5 8.6 8.6 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.7 8.6 8.6 8.5 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.7 8.6 8.7
 
Male 1 9.8 9.5 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.3 9.2 9.1 9.0 9.2 9.2 9.1 9.0 8.8 8.8
Female 1 7.9 7.8 7.7 7.9 7.9 8.1 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.2 8.1 8.1 8.1 8.4 8.4 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.6
 
White 8.9 8.8 8.7 8.9 8.9 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.1 8.9 8.9 8.9 8.8 9.1 9.1 9.1 9.1 9.0 9.1
  Male 9.8 9.7 9.5 9.6 9.5 9.6 9.6 9.5 9.6 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.1 9.0
  Female 8.1 8.0 8.0 8.2 8.2 8.4 8.4 8.5 8.7 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.4 8.8 8.8 8.9 9.0 9.0 9.1
Black 8.8 8.4 8.2 8.4 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.9 8.9 8.8 8.6 8.5 8.8 8.6 8.6 8.4 8.1 8.0
  Male 10.3 9.9 9.7 9.7 9.7 9.9 10.0 10.1 10.3 10.3 10.1 10.0 9.8 10.1 9.9 9.8 9.4 8.9 8.7
  Female 7.3 7.1 7.0 7.2 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.5 7.4 7.4 7.6 7.5 7.6 7.5 7.4 7.4
 
  Age-adjusted death rates 1 5.9 5.7 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.1 5.0 5.1 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.7
 
Male 1 7.8 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.1 7.1 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.2 6.0 5.9
Female 1 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.7
 
White 5.6 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.9 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.5
  Male 7.5 7.2 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.3 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.7 5.6
  Female 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6
Black 8.4 8.0 7.8 7.9 7.8 7.9 8.0 8.0 8.1 8.1 7.9 7.8 7.7 7.9 7.7 7.7 7.4 7.1 6.8
  Male 11.1 10.7 10.4 10.4 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.6 10.8 10.8 10.6 10.5 10.3 10.5 10.3 10.2 9.7 9.1 8.7
  Female 6.3 6.0 5.9 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.4



1 Includes other races not shown separately.

Source: U.S. National Center for Health Statistics, Vital Statistics of the United States, annual; and National Vital Statistics Reports (NVSR) (formerly Monthly Vital Statistics Report). http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss.htm



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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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