120 per 100,000
the age-adjusted rate of heart disease deaths among American adults in 2017

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Additional Information: By comparison, this rate was 249 per 100,000 in the year 2000.
Reference: For more information, read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analysis, "Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention: Data Trends and Maps." "Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention: Data Trends and Maps."

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