Study Finds Premature Death Rates Diverge in the United States by Race and Ethnicity

Death rates among 25-49 year olds in the United States.

Premature death rates have declined in the United States among Hispanics, blacks, and Asian/Pacific Islanders (APIs) — in line with trends in Canada and the United Kingdom — but increased among whites and American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/ANs), according to a comprehensive study of premature death rates for the entire U.S.… Read full story