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Counts and Rates in Epidemiology
- Health Event Counts
- Health Event Rates (Crude Rates)
- Direct Age Adjustment
- U.S. 2000 Weights for Age-adjustment
- Age adjustment using the 2000 projected U.S. population. Healthy People Statistical Notes, no. 20 (Klein RJ and Schoenborn CA)
These are the current standard population files for use on MT-IBIS and within Montana DPHHS.
These pages and documents describe Montana DPHHS data reporting standards and coding systems for release and reporting of data in public reports..