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Unit: deaths/100,000 population
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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Major Cardiovascular Diseases

Value: 201.4 deaths/100,000 population
Measurement
Period:
2012
Location: County : Miami-Dade
Comparison: FL Counties
Categories: Health / Heart Disease & Stroke
Health / Mortality Data
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What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 people due to major cardiovascular diseases.
Why this is important: 
Cardiovascular disease refers to a variety of heart and blood vessel diseases, including coronary heart disease, hypertension, and stroke. The major forms of cardiovascular disease are caused by atherosclerosis, a progressive thickening and stiffening of the inner layers of artery walls. Atherosclerosis has been linked to many risk factors, including high cholesterol, high blood pressure, tobacco use, physical inactivity, diabetes, overweight, and obesity. Atherosclerosis begins in childhood, leading to the clinical manifestation of cardiovascular disease in middle age. Coronary heart disease and stroke are the leading cause of mortality due to cardiovascular disease.
Technical Note:  The distribution is based on data from 67 Florida counties.
Source: Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics
URL of Source:   http://www.doh.state.fl.us/planning_eval/vital_statistics...
URL of Data:   http://www.floridacharts.com/charts/DataViewer/DeathViewe...
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: May 2013

Time Series Data

2006: 247.6 2007: 235.5 2008: 222 2009: 211.3 2010: 204.0 2011: 197.2 2012: 201.4

deaths/100,000 population


Indicates a change in methodology
2011 Rates calculated prior to 2011 do not reflect the population revisions made by the Florida Department of Health. The population data for 2001-2010, along with rates affected by the population data, were revised in August 2012.

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Major Cardiovascular Diseases by Gender

Female: 163.5 Male: 249.9 Overall: 201.4

deaths/100,000 population

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Major Cardiovascular Diseases by Race/Ethnicity

Black: 237.0 Hispanic: 180.9 White: 194.6 Overall: 201.4

deaths/100,000 population

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Unit: deaths/100,000 population
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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Major Cardiovascular Diseases

Value: 201.4 deaths/100,000 population
Measurement
Period:
2012
Location: County : Miami-Dade
Comparison: Prior Value
Categories: Health / Heart Disease & Stroke
Health / Mortality Data
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 people due to major cardiovascular diseases.
Why this is important: 
Cardiovascular disease refers to a variety of heart and blood vessel diseases, including coronary heart disease, hypertension, and stroke. The major forms of cardiovascular disease are caused by atherosclerosis, a progressive thickening and stiffening of the inner layers of artery walls. Atherosclerosis has been linked to many risk factors, including high cholesterol, high blood pressure, tobacco use, physical inactivity, diabetes, overweight, and obesity. Atherosclerosis begins in childhood, leading to the clinical manifestation of cardiovascular disease in middle age. Coronary heart disease and stroke are the leading cause of mortality due to cardiovascular disease.
Technical Note:  The trend is a comparison between the most recent and previous measurement periods. Confidence intervals were not taken into account in determining the direction of the trend.
Source: Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics
URL of Source:   http://www.doh.state.fl.us/planning_eval/vital_statistics...
URL of Data:   http://www.floridacharts.com/charts/DataViewer/DeathViewe...
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: May 2013

Time Series Data

2006: 247.6 2007: 235.5 2008: 222 2009: 211.3 2010: 204.0 2011: 197.2 2012: 201.4

deaths/100,000 population


Indicates a change in methodology
2011 Rates calculated prior to 2011 do not reflect the population revisions made by the Florida Department of Health. The population data for 2001-2010, along with rates affected by the population data, were revised in August 2012.

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Major Cardiovascular Diseases by Gender

Female: 163.5 Male: 249.9 Overall: 201.4

deaths/100,000 population

Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Major Cardiovascular Diseases by Race/Ethnicity

Black: 237.0 Hispanic: 180.9 White: 194.6 Overall: 201.4

deaths/100,000 population

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