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.