Death among North Carolinas children and youth.

  title={Death among North Carolinas children and youth.},
  author={K. B. Surles and G L Daughtry},
This report presents mortality statistics for North Carolinas children and youth and focuses on children of families receiving Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC). These 1979-1982 data for age groups under 20 compare leading causes of death and specific types of accidental death with data from 1974-1978. Generally the data suggest that North Carolina rates may be approaching the lower national rates. Deaths from motor vehicle accidents congenital anomalies at ages greater than 1… CONTINUE READING

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