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1,388 residents die of stroke in Iowa in 2016

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By Local Labs News Service | Oct 17, 2019

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There were 1,388 Iowa residents who died of stroke in 2016, a 2.1 percent decrease from the previous year, according to data obtained from the National Center for Health Statistics.

In 2015, 1,418 Iowa residents died of stroke.

The National Center for Health Statistics is the nation’s primary health statistics agency. The CDC and other health-related organizations can use NCHS data for a variety of ends.

The following table shows total stroke deaths by state in 2016 and 2015.

Total stroke deaths by state
State
2016 deaths
2015 deaths
California
15,680
15,065
Florida
11,854
11,433
Texas
10,673
10,485
Pennsylvania
6,730
6,987
New York
6,258
6,292
Ohio
5,987
5,945
Illinois
5,658
5,709
North Carolina
4,940
5,033
Michigan
4,874
4,666
Georgia
4,349
4,335
Tennessee
3,508
3,447
Virginia
3,502
3,393
New Jersey
3,401
3,413
Missouri
3,069
3,037
Indiana
3,040
2,959
Alabama
2,967
2,937
Washington
2,910
2,703
Maryland
2,709
2,540
South Carolina
2,627
2,600
Arizona
2,556
2,522
Wisconsin
2,481
2,618
Massachusetts
2,468
2,475
Louisiana
2,322
2,280
Minnesota
2,197
2,238
Kentucky
2,057
2,050
Oregon
1,943
1,873
Colorado
1,927
1,856
Oklahoma
1,859
1,881
Mississippi
1,705
1,734
Arkansas
1,643
1,653
Iowa
1,388
1,418
Kansas
1,363
1,364
Connecticut
1,269
1,388
Nevada
1,096
1,078
West Virginia
1,039
1,079
Utah
932
888
New Mexico
885
786
Nebraska
787
776
Idaho
682
641
Hawaii
675
735
Maine
663
616
Delaware
506
466
New Hampshire
490
457
Montana
440
458
South Dakota
420
383
Rhode Island
399
394
North Dakota
311
308
District of Columbia
252
242
Vermont
247
307
Wyoming
208
198
Alaska
196
182

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