sex-specific mortality rate

sex-specific mortality rate

Epidemiology A mortality rate for either ♂ or ♀
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Sex-specific mortality rates were higher for male patients across all age groups.
Standardized age- and sex-specific mortality rates were calculated according to a standard-population method (direct standardization method) in which mortality rates are expressed as numbers of deaths per 100,000 population.
The probability of entering this state in any given cycle is defined by the age and sex-specific mortality rates for the population being evaluated.