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Figure 3-7. Age-adjusted death rates, U.S. women and men, 1900-1992.

Figure 3-7Age-adjusted death rates, U.S. women and men, 1900-1992

SOURCE: Bell et al. (1992:3-4), updated by the author. Total death rates were standardized using the 1980 census population.

From: 3, In Search of Limits

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Between Zeus and the Salmon: The Biodemography of Longevity.
National Research Council (US) Committee on Population; Wachter KW, Finch CE, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 1997.
Copyright © 1997, National Academy of Sciences.

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