Death Rate by Age, Gender & Race/Ethnicity

Age (2010-2014)
The age group of 85+ years had the highest death rate, followed by the age group of 75-84 years (2010-2014).

Death Rate_Age_2010-2014
Age (Years)
Number of Deaths
Death Rate (Per 100,000)
1 to 4
  30
16.6
5 to 14
  47
8.8
15 to 24
 242
47.7
25 to 34
 346
87.3
35 to 44
 513
107.7
45 to 54
 1,422 254.9
55 to 64
 2,574
600.5
65 to 74
 3,331
1,474.3
75 to 84
 5,045 4,336.9
85+  7,415 13,445.4
Gender (2010-2014)
Females had a higher death rate than males (2010-2014).
Death Rate_Gender_2010-2014
Race/Ethnicity (2010-2014)
Whites (non-Hispanic) had the highest death rate, followed by African Americans (non-Hispanic) in 2010-2014.

Death Rate_Race_Ethnicity_2010_2014
Race/Ethnicity Death Rate (Per 100,000)
White 651.9
African American
537.1
Asian
178.4
Hispanic 139.4

Source:

CDC WONDER 2010-2014