USA Homicide death rate by state. Latest CDC data is used to compare and rank each state. Use the interactive chart to rank from low to high and high to low to add perspective to your research.
CDC official final deaths 2013: Released: 1/26/2015
These are the latest official age adjusted death rates. It takes years to compile final official death certificate verified totals. Some data is suppressed for some states for some causes and some races for privacy reasons when death counts are too small. If you do not see your state listed for a specific cause or it is zero that is likely to be the reason.