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Health Statistics: Birth, Death, Vital

Birth, Death, and Vital Statistics

CDC Vital Stats

  • Provides access to tables and data files on births and deaths on a national, state, and county level

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/deaths.htm - CDC Deaths/Mortality

  • Contains quick facts on causes, age, education, marital status, etc on a national level.

CDC Mortality Tables

  • Detailed mortality tables prepared by the Division of Vital Statistics and the National Center for Health Statistics. These tables include data on age, race, sex, cause-of-death, life expectancy, and infant mortality.

CDC Life Expectancy

  • Contains quick facts on life expectancy with regards to age, sex, and race at a national level

CDC Births/Natality

  • Contains quick facts on births, birth weights, etc on a national level.  Contains links to more statistics and charts for births.

US Census Bureau, International Database (IDB)

  • Choice of indicators such as population, fertility, births, deaths, etc in any country used to create html or spreadsheets.

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