Death rate in the US by county, 1999-2017


The highest death rate, measured as number of deaths per 100,000 population, is in Walker County , AL at 1426 deaths, followed by Madison Parish, LA at 1183 deaths and Gallatin County, KY at 1083 deaths. The lowest deaths rates in the US are Pitkin County, CO at 320 deaths, Summit County, CO at 322 deaths and Eagle County, CO at 383 deaths.