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Here’s how you’re probably going to die – in a stunning visualization

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Data expert Nathan Yau has created this beautiful interactive tool letting you find out how you are most likely to die based on your sex, race, and age.
Using information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, data expert Nathan Yau has created a beautifully designed, if rather sobering, visualization detailing when and how you are most likely to die based on your sex, race, and age.

Yau’s simulation uses data drawn from the death certificates of people who died in the United States between 1999 and 2014 (so it’ll be most relevant to readers in the US, although it’s still morbidly fascinating for the rest of us.)
On the Flowing Data website he explains how it works: “Enter your sex, race, and age.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/12108615/Heres-how-youre-probably-going-to-die-in-a-stunning-visualisation.html