Mortality rate higher for US rural residents

Syracuse, NY, October 20, 2020 – A recent study by Syracuse University sociology professor Shannon Monnat shows that mortality rates are higher for U.S. working-age residents who live in rural areas instead of metro areas, and the gap is getting wider. The study “Trends in U.S. Working-Age non-Hispanic White Mortality: Rural-Urban and Within-Rural Differences” was published recently […]