Table 44
Deaths Ranked by County
2009 (Rate per 1,000 Population)
 
Rank County Number Rate     Rank County Number Rate
       
1 Polk 2,971 6.9 51 Buchanan 173 8.3
2 Linn 1,584 7.6 52 Hamilton 167 11.0
3 Scott 1,312 7.9 53 Jefferson 166 10.7
4 Black Hawk 1,151 8.9 53 Wright 166 13.1
5 Woodbury 922 9.0 55 Clay 164 9.9
6 Pottawattamie 904 10.0 56 Cherokee 161 14.1
7 Dubuque 839 9.0 56 Monona 161 18.1
8 Johnson 618 4.7 58 Crawford 159 9.7
9 Clinton 504 10.3 58 Dickinson 159 9.6
10 Marshall 476 12.1 60 Kossuth 153 10.1
11 Cerro Gordo 474 10.9 61 Madison 150 13.9
12 Story 471 5.4 61 Montgomery 150 9.7
13 Webster 449 11.7 63 Calhoun 142 14.7
14 Des Moines 420 10.2 64 Mills 141 9.4
15 Lee 418 11.8 65 Sac 131 13.0
16 Wapello 394 11.2 66 Greene 130 14.1
17 Warren 373 8.2 66 Union 130 10.6
18 Jasper 351 9.7 68 Howard 127 13.5
19 Dallas 339 5.5 69 Grundy 126 10.3
20 Muscatine 320 7.5 69 Hancock 126 11.4
21 Marion 318 9.7 69 Shelby 126 10.5
22 Boone 297 11.4 69 Winnebago 126 11.9
23 Carroll 248 12.0 73 Mitchell 125 11.6
24 Sioux 245 7.6 74 Emmet 122 11.9
25 Benton 233 8.7 75 Guthrie 118 10.9
26 Washington 226 10.6 76 Lyon 116 10.4
27 Fayette 225 11.2 77 Franklin 115 12.1
28 Mahaska 223 10.1 77 Humboldt 115 10.9
29 Hardin 222 12.9 79 Chickasaw 114 9.5
29 Jackson 222 11.3 79 Palo Alto 114 12.3
31 Bremer 217 14.2 81 Ida 109 16.1
31 Page 217 9.2 82 Keokuk 106 10.0
33 Poweshiek 215 11.7 83 Louisa 105 9.3
34 Plymouth 212 8.8 84 Van Buren 104 13.5
35 Jones 204 10.0 85 Wayne 98 15.6
36 Floyd 203 12.8 86 Decatur 95 12.6
36 Tama 203 11.7 86 Monroe 95 11.5
38 O'Brien 194 13.9 88 Clarke 94 10.3
39 Henry 189 9.5 89 Lucas 90 9.8
40 Butler 188 11.9 90 Adair 88 12.0
40 Iowa 188 13.1 90 Pocahontas 88 12.0
42 Harrison 187 12.2 92 Fremont 87 11.8
43 Allamakee 186 13.5 93 Audubon 85 14.1
43 Cass 186 12.9 94 Osceola 82 12.9
45 Clayton 181 10.4 95 Davis 81 9.5
46 Appanoose 180 14.2 96 Taylor 79 12.5
47 Buena Vista 179 9.1 97 Worth 71 9.4
47 Delaware 179 10.4 98 Adams 56 14.2
49 Winneshiek 178 8.6 99 Ringgold 55 11.1
50 Cedar 174 9.7