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How Many People Died The Year You Were Born

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,346 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 69.9 years
> Deaths: 1,813,549
> Population: 189,241,798
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (707,830 deaths, 39.0% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (285,362 deaths, 15.7% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (201,166 deaths, 11.1% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,304 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.2 years
> Deaths: 1,798,051
> Population: 191,888,791
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (699,861 deaths, 38.9% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (289,577 deaths, 16.1% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (198,209 deaths, 11.0% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,307 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.2 years
> Deaths: 1,828,136
> Population: 194,302,963
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (712,087 deaths, 39.0% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (297,588 deaths, 16.3% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (201,057 deaths, 11.0% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,309 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.2 years
> Deaths: 1,863,149
> Population: 196,560,338
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (727,002 deaths, 39.0% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (303,736 deaths, 16.3% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (204,841 deaths, 11.0% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,274 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.5 years
> Deaths: 1,851,323
> Population: 198,712,056
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (721,268 deaths, 39.0% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (310,983 deaths, 16.8% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (202,184 deaths, 10.9% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,305 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.2 years
> Deaths: 1,930,082
> Population: 200,706,052
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (744,658 deaths, 38.6% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (318,547 deaths, 16.5% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (211,390 deaths, 11.0% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,272 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.5 years
> Deaths: 1,921,990
> Population: 202,676,946
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (739,265 deaths, 38.5% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (323,092 deaths, 16.8% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (207,179 deaths, 10.8% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,223 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 70.8 years
> Deaths: 1,921,031
> Population: 205,052,174
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (735,542 deaths, 38.3% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (330,730 deaths, 17.2% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (207,166 deaths, 10.8% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,213 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 71.1 years
> Deaths: 1,927,542
> Population: 207,660,677
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (743,368 deaths, 38.6% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (337,398 deaths, 17.5% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (209,092 deaths, 10.8% of all deaths)

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> Age-adjusted death rate: 1,215 deaths per 100,000 people
> Avg. life expectancy: 71.2 years
> Deaths: 1,963,944
> Population: 209,896,021
> Leading cause of death: Heart disease (755,864 deaths, 38.5% of all deaths)
> Second leading cause of death: Cancer (345,618 deaths, 17.6% of all deaths)
> Third leading cause of death: Cerebrovascular diseases (213,344 deaths, 10.9% of all deaths)

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