Graph of the Day for September 20, 2009

"For two years on the campaign trail, this was what I heard from women, that they were being crushed, crushed by the current structure of our health care.  Crushed."
 - Michelle Obama, First Lady 

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Source: US Dept. of Health and Human Services



Hoven's Index for September 20, 2009

Of 100,000 white females born alive, those still alive at age 90:  28,082.

Of 100,000 black females born alive, those still alive at age 90:  21,627.

Of 100,000 white males born alive, those still alive at age 90:  16,145.

Of 100,000 black males born alive, those still alive at age 90:  10,432.

Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
"For two years on the campaign trail, this was what I heard from women, that they were being crushed, crushed by the current structure of our health care.  Crushed."
 - Michelle Obama, First Lady 

graph

Source: US Dept. of Health and Human Services



Hoven's Index for September 20, 2009

Of 100,000 white females born alive, those still alive at age 90:  28,082.

Of 100,000 black females born alive, those still alive at age 90:  21,627.

Of 100,000 white males born alive, those still alive at age 90:  16,145.

Of 100,000 black males born alive, those still alive at age 90:  10,432.

Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention