Data News Item: Correction made to state-level values for nine mortality indicators.

An issue was identified affecting state-level values for five mortality indicators using 2012-2016 National Vital Statistics System data. Report data tables were displaying estimates for the Hispanic population rather than the Total population. The issue has been corrected. Affected indicators:

Health Outcomes

  • Mortality – Cancer
  • Mortality – Heart Disease
  • Mortality – Homicide
  • Mortality – Coronary Heart Disease
  • Mortality – Lung Disease
  • Mortality – Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Mortality – Stroke
  • Mortality – Suicide
  • Mortality – Unintentional Injury