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Stroke Death Rates, Whites Age 65+

Stroke Death Rates for 2011 through 2013 for Whites Aged 65 Years and Older by County. The map shows that concentrations of counties with the highest stroke death rates - meaning the top quintile - are located primarily in the Southeast, with heavy concentrations of high-rate counties in Arkansas, West Virginia, and Kentucky. Pockets of high-rate counties also are found in Tennessee, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Ohio, northern Idaho, and the coastal plains of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.