What does this indicator measure?

Kidney disease mortality is represented by the number of deaths per 100,000 people and is age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. population. It includes ICD-10 codes: N00–N07, N17–N19, N25–N27.

Why is this indicator important?

Kidney disease is one of the leading causes of death in Indiana, killing approximately 1,500 residents each year.

About the data

Community: Union County

Reference: Indiana

Goal: No goal has been developed

Measurement Period: 2015

Category: Diabetes and Renal Disease

Community Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Reference Source: Indiana State Department of Health