Encyclopedia > Mortality

  Article Content

Mortality rate

Redirected from Mortality

The mortality rate is the measure of number of deaths per total number of persons in a given area and time. An example would be 2 people/km2/year.

Mortality is most often stated as deaths per 1,000, per 10,000, or per 100,000 persons.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Urethra

... that allows voluntary control over urination. In the human female, the urethra is about 1-1.5 inches (25-38 mm) long and opens in the vulva between the clitoris and ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 52.5 ms