“mortality” Charts

Dying to Know: What Are the Top Causes of Death in America »

In the U.S., average life expectancy rates are the highest they've ever been, at roughly 79 years. We're living longer,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 520
Score: 5

Tanning Beds Among Female Youth Dangerously High, Cancerous »

One million Americans use tanning salons daily, and nearly 30 million each year. Using tanning beds before age 35, increases…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 350
Score: 4

Realistic plan for the future of Haiti? »

The Haitian government launched in February 2013, a 10 year plan to eliminate cholera in Haiti. The aim is to…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 184
Score: 3

Measuring Our Mortality: Activities Worth Dying For? »

We live in a dangerous world. To help quantify the risks people face, the measurement known as the micromort was…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 475
Score: 3

What's The Deadliest Animal? Hint: It's Not Humans »

Mosquitoes are deadliest, killing with malaria, dengue fever, yellow fever and encephalitis. Mosquitoes are particularly a threat to South America,…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 190
Score: 2

Cancer Survival Rates Increasing, Still Room For Improvement »

While surviving certain cancers has become nearly assured, cancers of the pancreas, lung, esophagus, and liver have continued to kill…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 2880
Score: 2

Twice the cholera cases in a population 100 times smaller »

Cholera, which had not been documented in Haiti in almost 100 years prior to the 2010 outbreak (ten months after…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 153
Score: 1

Top Ten Countries: Life Expectancy »

These countries represent the ten countries with the highest life expectancies.

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 208
Score: 1

The Key to Living Longer: Positive Affect »

Higher levels of positive affect were significantly associated with a higher probability of survival in the five years following. They…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 176
Score: 1

Not Getting Enough Sleep? This Will Make You Cranky »

People need 7-9 hours of sleep each night to function, yet 40% of Americans get six hours or less. Getting…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 151

A Drop in Mortality is Stale News »

The New York Times reported that a drop in mortality in Massachusetts not seen elsewhere can be attributed to its…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 118

Women More Likely To Die From Alzheimer's Disease »

In 2010, women experienced a higher incidence of deaths relating to Alzheimer's disease. Women were a 30 percent more likely…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 147

Percent Change In Death Rates By Causes Of Death »

From 2000 to 2010, the death rate for Alzheimer's disease increased. However, the death rates for diabetes mellitus, cancer, heart…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 202

Infant Mortality Rates By State: 2010 »

In 2010, infant mortality rates were highest in the South and Midwest regions. 13 states and the District of Columbia…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 175

Infant Mortality Rate Trends By State: 2005-2010 »

From 2005 to 2010, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina and the District of Columbia experienced a decline of 20%…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 146

Top Five Causes of Infant Death: 2005-2011 »

In 2011, these top five causes accounted for 56% of all infant deaths in the United States. The leading cause…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 157

Infant Mortality Rate Trends By Race »

Infant mortality rates for non-Hispanic black women are usually two times greater than the rates for non-Hispanic white women. From…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 147

Neonatal And Postneonatal Mortality Rates Decline: 2005-11 »

From 2005 to 2011, neonatal and postneonatal mortality rates declined in the United States. This means that death during the…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 496

US Infant Mortality Rate Trends »

Infant mortality rates have decreased significantly during the span from 1990 to 2010. In 2010, they were as low as…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 207

Just How Good Is the Sun for You? Deaths in US, by Month »

During summer, there is a marked decrease in the number of deaths, in the US, and throughout the world. Compared…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 37

Cancer Survival Rates for Blacks at 80s Level for All Races »

A marked disparity exists between the cancer survival rates of all Americans, and those of the African American community. Particularly…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 180