Exploring Rural and Urban Mortality Differences
Exploring Rural and Urban Mortality Differences examines the impact of rurality on mortality and explores regional differences in mortality rates. This study used a quantitative analysis approach drawing upon the data available from the National Vital Statistics System (NVSS) at CDC WONDER. Exploring Rural and Urban Mortality Differences contains visual aids which displays indicators of mortality rates by cause of death (multiple cause of death), age group, rural-urban status, region, and sex for populations 15 years of age and older cross-referenced to tables and statistical results. The research products are described below.
North Dakota and NORC Rural Health Reform Policy Research Center
Alana Knudson, Michael Meit, Erin Tanenbaum, Joanne Brady, Tess Gilbert, Marilyn Klug, Emily Arsen, Shena Popat, Shawnda Schroeder