Life Expectancy and Mortality
Fayette County, Tennessee
Life Expectancy in Fayette County, Tennessee
Census-tract-level life expectancy data for Fayette County is from the U.S. Small-area Life Expectancy Estimates Project (USALEEP), published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The USALEEP estimates cover the period of 2010 to 2015. The estimates were produced with data from death records geo-located to census tracts in Fayette County, population estimates from the Census Bureau, and statistical modeling to mitigate limitations from small population sizes. More details on the project's methodology are available here (pdf).
Mortality Trends in Fayette County, Tennessee
Data from CDC Wonder shows mortality rates for various causes of death in Fayette County. The data is age-adjusted and is benchmarked against state and national metrics. Additional details about these indicators can be found in the "About the Data" section below.