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Deaths among Children 1-4 Years Old by Year, New Jersey and the United States, 2000 to 2021

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Why Is This Important?

The deaths of children present a public health concern and an opportunity for prevention. The leading cause of death of children of all ages over one year is unintentional injuries which, for the most part, are preventable.


Deaths among persons aged 1 through 4 years

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How the Measure is Calculated

  • Numerator:

    Number of deaths among children aged 1-4 years
  • Denominator:

    Estimated number of children aged 1-4 years in the population

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Indicator Data Last Updated On 12/07/2023, Published on 06/12/2024
Center for Health Statistics, New Jersey Department of Health, PO Box 360, Trenton, NJ 08625-0360, e-mail: (