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Chart G.2
Age-standardized mortality rate
1 for cancer and heart disease, Canada and United States, 2004

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1. Age-standardized mortality rate per 100,000 standard population.
Sources: Heron, M. Deaths: Leading Causes for 2004, National Vital Statistic Report, National Centre for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, United States, 2007.
Statistics Canada. Leading Causes of Deaths in Canada, 2000 to 2004, CANSIM Table 102-0561.