|Table 2: Cardiovascular disease mortality in the Americas*.|
|*Adapted from . The values were obtained from “Corrected Mortality” data. These values were computed by applying a correction algorithm for mortality underregistration and a redistribution algorithm for deaths from ill-defined causes. The methodology used is presented in Health Statistics from the Americas. 2006 edition (http://www.paho.org/HSA2006).|
aValues are expressed in incidence rates/100.000 population (2007–2009).
bIHD: ischemic heart disease.
N/A: not available.