"Other leading causes of death that showed significant decreases in 2019 from 2018 were Chronic lower respiratory diseases (3.8%), Alzheimer disease (2.3%), kidney disease (1.6%), Influenza and pneumonia (17.4%), suicide (2.1%), Septicemia (6.9%), and Pneumonitis due to solids and liquids (2.1%)."


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