According to figures compiled by the Centers for Disease Control, 337 people died in Ballard County in the years 1999-2001. The county death rate was 14 per thousand people, compared with 10 per thousand people statewide.
During the same period, 61 people died from cancer. The county death rate from cancer was 2.5 per thousand people, compared with 2.3 per thousand statewide.
A reported 11 people died in motor vehicle accidents.
The average age of people living in Ballard County at the time of the 2000 census was 39.7, compared with 36.7 statewide and 36.2 nationwide.
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