According to figures compiled by the Centers for Disease Control, 370 people died in Dade County in the years 1999-2001. The county death rate was 16 per thousand people, compared with 10 per thousand people statewide.
During the same period, 78 people died from cancer. The county death rate from cancer was 3.3 per thousand people, compared with 2.2 per thousand statewide.
A reported 10 people died in motor vehicle accidents.
The average age of people living in Dade County at the time of the 2000 census was 41.2, compared with 36.9 statewide and 36.2 nationwide.
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