Leading causes of mortality of Asian Indians in California.

  title={Leading causes of mortality of Asian Indians in California.},
  author={Latha P Palaniappan and Arnab Mukherjea and Ariel T. Holland and Susan Lee Ivey},
  journal={Ethnicity & disease},
  volume={20 1},
OBJECTIVE Asian Indians had one of the highest population growth rates in California between 1990 and 2000. However, few studies have examined common causes of death in this ethnic group in California. We examined leading causes of mortality in Asian Indians in California and analyzed differences across age and sex. DESIGN/SETTING Linear interpolation of 1990 and 2000 US Census data were used to calculate population sizes. California mortality data were examined to determine total number of… CONTINUE READING


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