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National Death Index Data

The National Death Index is a national file of death record information collected at the state level and used for statistical purposes in medical and health research.

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What is the Data?

Content: individual identifying info- name, age, sex, marital status, state of residence, state of birth
Population: all deaths
Years Collected: 1979-2015
Geographic Region: National, State


How was it collected?

Method: Data are collected from state death certificates.