Health Outcomes Indicator

Premature Death (years lost per 100,000 population)


State Rate
Kentucky 9,034
County Rate
Whitley 13,997

Notes on this indicator: Years of Potential Life Lost prior to age 75 is a measure of premature mortality that is calculated over the age range from birth to 75 years of age.

Data Sources:

Kentucky State Data Center - Vital Statistics

Description: Kentucky State Data Center analysis of records from the Kentucky Department for Public Health Office of Vital Statistics.