Definition: Number of deaths per 100,000 children and youth ages 1-24, by age group (e.g., there were 10.2 deaths per 100,000 California children ages 5-14 in 2013-2015).
Data Source: California Dept. of Public Health, Death Statistical Master Files; California Dept. of Finance, Population Estimates by Race/Ethnicity with Age and Gender Detail 1990-2009; Population Reference Bureau, Population Estimates 2010-2015; CDC WONDER Online Database, Underlying Cause of Death 1999-2015 (Sept. 2017).
Footnote: Rates are presented for three-year periods. The abbreviation S refers to data that have been suppressed because there were fewer than 20 deaths in that age group. N/A means that data are not available.