10 Leading Causes of Death in the U.S., 2013
Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
Deaths from heart disease and cancer combined accounted for 46% of U.S. deaths in 2013.
|Rank||Causes of death||All persons|
|2.||Malignant neoplasms (cancer)||584,881|
|3.||Chronic lower respiratory diseases||149,205|
|8.||Influenza and pneumonia||56,979|
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