Selected Causes of Death in the U.S., 2018

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As the death toll from COVID-19 in the United States exceeds 1,000, NCHS has been frequently asked about what are some other causes of death that fall into this range.  Below is a list of selected causes of death that killed between 1,000 and 2,000 people in the U.S. during 2018, the most recent complete year of data that are available.

Selected Causes of Death, United States, 2018


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Page last reviewed: March 26, 2020
Page last updated: March 26, 2020