Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to site content
CDC Home

Publications and Information Products

Atlas of United States Mortality

Stroke for Black Female

 

At one time the southeastern States were considered the "stroke belt," the area with the highest rates for stroke. Now that cluster is breaking up and high rates are extending into Texas and Arkansas. There are many risk factors, including diet, exercise, and smoking.

Map for Stroke, Black Female

 

 
USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC–INFO
A-Z Index
  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #