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Leading Causes of Death by Age Group 2021

Leading Causes of Nonfatal Emergency Department Visits 2021

Leading Causes of Injury Deaths by Age Group 2021

YPLL Infographic

YPLL Infographic
*Years of potential life lost (YPLL) is an estimate of number of years a person would have lived if they had not died prematurely. In this graphic, YPLL was calculated where deaths occurring before age 65 are considered premature.

Data Source: 2020 NCHS Vital Statistics System produced by CDC WISQARS.