Child and teen death rate by race and ethnicity

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Definitions: Deaths to children between ages 1 and 19, from all causes, per 100,000 children in this age range by race and ethnicity.
The data are reported by the place of residence, not the place where the death occurred.

Data Source: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). Population Reference Bureau analysis of data from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Multiple Causes of Death Public Use Files for 2005-2016 CD-Rom.

Population Statistics: U.S. Census Bureau. 2005-2016 data: State Characteristics, Population Estimates File, assessed online. 

Footnotes: Updated March 2018.
S – NCHS reporting standards not met.
N.A. – Data not available.