Reduce Premature Deaths

Three-year moving average of total years of potential life lost (YPLL) before age 75

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Reduce Premature Deaths

Did Not Meet Goal

Premature Deaths

bookmark Goal

Decrease premature death by 10% (6,628 by 2020)

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YearValueMargin of Error
2010--
20117,365
20127,276
20136,964
20146,964
20156,861
20166,845
20176,861
20186,876
20196,931
20206,963

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University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, County Health Rankings & Roadmaps

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Bexar County

infoDefinitions

The number of years of potential life lost (YPLL) is measured by premature deaths, defined as death prior to age 75. YPLL emphasizes deaths of younger persons, whereas statistics that include all mortality are dominated by deaths of the elderly.