Leading Causes of Death in the U.S.

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Leading Causes of Death
Annual Deaths
Heart Disease616,067
Cancer562,875
Stroke135,952
Chronic lower respiratory disease127,924
Accidents (Unintentional Injuries)123,706
Alzheimer’s Disease74,632
Diabetes71,382
Influenza and Pneumonia52,717
Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome, Nephrosis46,448
Septicemia34,828
Suicide34,598
Chronic Liver Disease29,165
Hypertension23,965
Parkinson’s Disease20,058
Assault (Homicide)18,361
All Other Causes451,034
Total Annual U.S. Deaths2,423,712
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Sources: Center for Disease Control
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: May 5, 2017

Leading Causes of Death in the U.S.

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