All pneumoconioses: Number of deaths, crude and age-adjusted death rates, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 1968-2007
Note: Due to a revision of the methodology used to determine number of deaths, the numbers and rates presented for 2002 may be different than those previously reported. See Appendix for information about data sources, methods, ICD codes, and limitations for general caution regarding inferences based on small numbers of deaths.
Source: Mortality multiple cause-of-death data from National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System. Population estimates from U.S. Census Bureau.
Reference Number: 2012F06-01
Date Posted: March 2012
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