Figure 27 consists of a line graph and a pie chart showing United States death rates for leading causes of death among children 1 through 14 years of age, for 1997 through 2007.

Figure 27Death rates for leading causes of death among children 1–14 years of age: United States, 1997–2007

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NOTE: See data table for Figure 27.

SOURCE: CDC/NCHS, National Vital Statistics System.

From: Special Feature on Death and Dying

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Health, United States, 2010: With Special Feature on Death and Dying.
National Center for Health Statistics (US).
Hyattsville (MD): National Center for Health Statistics (US); 2011 Feb.

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