plural fatality rates
Definition of fatality rate
: the number of deaths from a specific cause Last year, South Carolina had the nation's third-highest highway fatality rate, with 1,064 people killed in wrecks on the state's roads.— Joseph S. Stroud McGuire is a practitioner of what he calls the king of all extreme sports. BASE—an acronym for building, antenna, span (bridge) and earth (cliffs)—jumping has one of the sporting world's highest fatality rates: in its 18-year history, 46 participants have been killed.— Karl Taro Greenfield specifically : case fatality rate Dysentery, in which fatality rates in untreated cases range as high as 50 percent, is especially dangerous to children. — James C. Riley
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