NCHS - Top Five Leading Causes of Death: United States, 1990, 1950, 2000

Dataset

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Data: JSON 100 Rows
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Id mc4y-cbbv
Name NCHS - Top Five Leading Causes of Death: United States, 1990, 1950, 2000
Attribution National Center for Health Statistics
Category NCHS
Tags cause of death, united states, nchs
Created 2015-07-14T19:50:12Z
Publication Date 2016-06-22T18:02:08Z

Description

http://blogs.cdc.gov/nchs-data-visualization/deaths-in-the-us/

Columns

| Included | Schema Type    | Field Name       | Name             | Data Type | Render Type |
| ======== | ============== | ================ | ================ | ========= | =========== |
| Yes      | series tag     | leading_causes   | Leading Causes   | text      | text        |
| Yes      | time           | year             | Year             | number    | number      |
| Yes      | numeric metric | number_of_deaths | Number of Deaths | number    | number      |

Time Field

Value = year
Format & Zone = yyyy

Data Commands

series e:mc4y-cbbv d:1900-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:leading_causes=Influenza/Pneumonia m:number_of_deaths=40362

series e:mc4y-cbbv d:1900-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:leading_causes=Tuberculosis m:number_of_deaths=38820

series e:mc4y-cbbv d:1900-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:leading_causes="Diarrhea/Enteritis/Ulcerative Colitis" m:number_of_deaths=28491

Meta Commands

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Top Records

| leading_causes                        | year | number_of_deaths | 
| ===================================== | ==== | ================ | 
| Influenza/Pneumonia                   | 1900 | 40362            | 
| Tuberculosis                          | 1900 | 38820            | 
| Diarrhea/Enteritis/Ulcerative Colitis | 1900 | 28491            | 
| Heart Disease                         | 1900 | 27427            | 
| Stroke                                | 1900 | 21353            | 
| Heart Disease                         | 1950 | 535705           | 
| Cancer                                | 1950 | 210733           | 
| Vascular Lesions                      | 1950 | 156751           | 
| Accidents                             | 1950 | 91249            | 
| Certain Diseases of Infancy           | 1950 | 60989            |