37 Counties Where People Die Young

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12. Benson County, North Dakota
> Pct. of deaths under 35 yrs.: 15.9%
> Total number of deaths 2009-2013: 353
> Total deaths under 35 yrs. 2009-2013: 56
> Life expectancy: 79.0 years

Allen, Bennett County, South Dakota
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11. Bennett County, South Dakota
> Pct. of deaths under 35 yrs.: 17.7%
> Total number of deaths 2009-2013: 158
> Total deaths under 35 yrs. 2009-2013: 28
> Life expectancy: 73.3 years

Dillingham, Alaska
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10. Dillingham, Alaska
> Pct. of deaths under 35 yrs.: 17.8%
> Total number of deaths 2009-2013: 174
> Total deaths under 35 yrs. 2009-2013: 31
> Life expectancy: 77.8 years

Oil infrastructure at Prudhoe Bay
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9. North Slope Borough, Alaska
> Pct. of deaths under 35 yrs.: 18.0%
> Total number of deaths 2009-2013: 222
> Total deaths under 35 yrs. 2009-2013: 40
> Life expectancy: 77.4 years

Corson County, South Dakota
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8. Corson County, South Dakota
> Pct. of deaths under 35 yrs.: 18.1%
> Total number of deaths 2009-2013: 227
> Total deaths under 35 yrs. 2009-2013: 41
> Life expectancy: 75.2 years