# for a group of men of similar ages in all occu- pations Questions 11, 12, and 13 are based on the infor mation given below Numbers of People and Deaths from Disease

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for a group of men of similar ages in all occu- pations Questions 11, 12, and 13 are based on the infor mation given below Numbers of People and Deaths from Disease Z by Age Group in Communities X and Y COMMUNITY X COMMUNITYY No. of Deaths No. of Deaths Age Group No. of No. of From Dis From Dis People People ease Z ease Z 69 48 Young 8.000 5.000 Old 11,000 115 3.000 Calculate the age-adjusted death rate for dis- ease Z in communities X and Y by the direct method, using the total of both communities as the standard population 11. The age-adjusted death rate from disease Z for community X is: 12. The proportionate mortality from disease Z for community Y is a. 9.6/1,000 b. 13.5/1,000 .20.0/1,000 C 6. For a disease such as pancreatic cancer which is highly fatal and of short duration: a. Incidence rates and mortality rates will be similar b. Mortality rates will be much higher than in- cidence rates c. Incidence rates will be much higher than mortality rates d. Incidence rates will be unrelated to mortal ity rates None of the above