National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging

Mortality Detail Files Series

Investigator(s): National Center for Health Statistics

This data collection describes every death or fetal death registered per year in the United States from 1968-1991. Information includes the month and day of death for deaths prior to 1989 and the month of death for deaths in 1989 and after, the sex of the deceased, the age of the deceased at the time of death, the deceased's place of residence, place of death, and whether an autopsy was performed. Causes of death are coded using the eighth and ninth revisions of the International classification of Diseases.

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2009
The White House . National Drug Control Strategy: Data Supplement 2009. NCJ 225448, Washington, DC: Office of National Drug Control Policy.
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2007
National Center for Health Statistics . Health, United States, 2007. With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans. Hyattsville, MD: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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2006
Phillips, Julie A. The relationship between age structure and homicide rates in the United States, 1970-1999. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 43, (3), 230-260.
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2004
Elo, Irma T.,  Turra, Cassio M.,  Kestenbaum, Bert,  Ferguson, B. Renee . Mortality Among Elderly Hispanics in the United States: Past Evidence and New Results. Demography. 41, (1), 109-128.
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2004
Kleck, Gary . Measures of gun ownership levels for macro-level crime and violence research. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency. 41, (1), 3-36.
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2003
Stevenson, Betsey,  Wolfers, Justin . Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law: Divorce Laws and Family Distress. National Bureau of Economic Research, .
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2002
Barber, C.,  Hemenway, D.,  Hochstadt, J.,  Azrael, D. Underestimates of unintentional firearm fatalities: Comparing Supplementary Homicide Report data with the National Vital Statistics system. Injury Prevention. 8, (3), 252-256.
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2002
Cook, Philip J.,  Laub, John H. After the epidemic: Recent trends in youth violence in the United States. Crime and Justice: A Review of Research. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
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2002
Goodwin, James S.,  Freeman, Jean L.,  Mahnken, Jonathan D.,  Freeman, Daviel H.,  Nattinger, Ann B. Geographic Variations in Breast Cancer Survival Among Older Women: Implications for Quality of Breast Cancer Care. Journals of Gerontology, Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 57A, (6), M401-M406.
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2001
Elo, Irma T. New African American life tables from 1935-1940 to 1985-1990. Demography. 38, (1), 97-114.
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