Stroke Death Rates, Total Population 35+
Geographic Patterns: Stroke Death Rates for 2017 through 2019 for Adults Aged 35 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 Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina, Arkansas, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands. Pockets of high-rate counties also are found in Alaska, Kentucky, Missouri, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Montana, Utah, California, Oregon, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina.
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