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DEATHS

What is Death Data?

Death data is information about fatal events in Douglas County, Nebraska derived from Vital Records- namely death certificates.

How is it useful?

Information from death records is useful in identifying and quantifying health-related issues in Douglas County, measuring and identifying health disparities, and tracking progress toward public health goals. Some data that may be of interest include: infant mortality,heart disease deaths, cancer deaths and many others.

This website presents a variety of death data compiled by the DCHD Health Data program that may be of interest to public policy makers, medical professionals, students, and interested members of the general public.

2017 Death Density Map 2017 Death Heat Density Map

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Resident Deaths
Resident Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population
Cancer Age-Adjusted Death Rate Per 100,000 Population
Heart Disease Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population
Cerebrovascular Disease Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population
Chronic Lung Disease Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population
DEATHS 2009201020112012201320142015201620172018
Resident Deaths3423363337793832389339584163390741574194
Resident Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population711.6740.2750.9745.3749.4744.1770.3704.4729.5719.1
Cancer Age-Adjusted Death Rate Per 100,000 Population174.2178.9180.8180.0174.2162.4172.2150.4162.9153.7
Heart Disease Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population143.8156.7146.9147.0150.3143.4148.2122.6131.2135.1
Cerebrovascular Disease Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population43.343.641.936.641.235.434.335.932.532.2
Chronic Lung Disease Age-Adjusted Death Rate per 100,000 Population43.047.052.846.242.750.451.742.945.842.2
Deaths Summary
Leading Causes of Death
Infant Deaths
Principal Cause
Cancer
Mental Disorder
Metabolic Disease
External Causes of Morbidity/Mortality
Infectious and Parasitic Disease
Nervous System Disease
Respiratory System Disease
Circulatory System Disease
Digestive System Disease
Genitourinary System Disease
Teen Deaths
Fetal Deaths