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Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD)

Byssinosis: Mortality (Archive)

Byssinosis: Number of deaths, crude and age-adjusted death rates, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 1979-2002
Figure showing Byssinosis:  Number of deaths, crude and age-adjusted death rates, U.S. residents age 15 and over, 1979-2002

Note:  Slight variations in numbers may exist when compared to previous WoRLD Surveillance Reports. See appendices for source description, methods, and ICD codes.

Source:  National Center for Health Statistics multiple cause-of-death data. Population estimates from U.S. Bureau of the Census.

Reference Number: 2005F04-01

Date Posted: December 2005

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