By one estimate I've seen, hypertension control has cut the death rate from stroke in half, and from heart attacks by a third.
In a survey of 28 states, the agency found the death rate increased from 1.0 to 2.1 per 100,000.
And increased coverage explained 88% of the variance in death rate— an extremely strong correlation.
The death rate had increased threefold; the theaters were converted into hospitals.
Children, as affecting the death rate, 8;in Otsego and Putnam counties, 9.
Note the pronounced fall in the death rate at every age period during the past century.
And though the death rate is very heavy, being fifty per cent.
Note improvement since 1890 in death rate at every age period of life.
First, is not the death rate also higher among these least desirable classes?
The death rate of Australia is much below that of European countries and is steadily declining.
death rate n.
The ratio of total deaths to total population in a specified community or area over a specified period of time; often expressed as the number of deaths per 1,000 of the population per year. Also called fatality rate, mortality rate.