CDC WONDER: Mortality - Multiple Cause of Death

Metadata Updated: June 21, 2021

The Mortality - Multiple Cause of Death data on CDC WONDER are county-level national mortality and population data spanning the years 1999-2009. Data are based on death certificates for U.S. residents. Each death certificate contains a single underlying cause of death, up to twenty additional multiple causes (Boolean set analysis), and demographic data. The number of deaths, crude death rates, age-adjusted death rates, standard errors and 95% confidence intervals for death rates can be obtained by place of residence (total U.S., region, state, and county), age group (including infants and single-year-of-age cohorts), race (4 groups), Hispanic ethnicity, gender, year of death, and cause-of-death (4-digit ICD-10 code or group of codes, injury intent and mechanism categories, or drug and alcohol related causes), year, month and week day of death, place of death and whether an autopsy was performed. The data are produced by the National Center for Health Statistics.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 21, 2021

Metadata Source

Harvested from Healthdata.gov

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 21, 2021
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health & Human Services
Unique Identifier Unknown
Maintainer
Identifier 516a8229-7208-4df5-987e-24ba926077a7
Data First Published 2012-08-03
Data Last Modified 2021-03-12
Category Health, State
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 009:20
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID https://healthdata.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality True
Data Dictionary http://wonder.cdc.gov/wonder/help/mcd.html
Homepage URL https://healthdata.gov/dataset/cdc-wonder-mortality-multiple-cause-death
License https://opendatacommons.org/licenses/odbl/1.0/
Program Code 009:048
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash c5d48d920d6b387da42c4fc19272bf7e940d9486
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 1999-01-01T00:00:00-05:00/2009-12-31T00:00:00-05:00

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