10 leading causes of death by year, 2004-2020, and age group, 2011-2020
South Dakota resident deaths and leading causes of death by month.
In 2022, 137 abortions were performed in South Dakota, down from 192 abortions in the previous year. The total number of induced abortions performed in South Dakota on South Dakota residents was 123.
Infographic of South Dakota homicide deaths in 2020. There were 51 homicide deaths in 2020 and 51% of them were firearm-related. The largest proportion of homicide deaths were among males, individuals aged 20-29 years, and those who were American Indian. 62% of homicide suspects knew their victims.
The South Dakota Violent Death Reporting System (SD-VDRS) is a CDC-funded anonymous surveillance system that collects information on suicides, homicides, deaths of undetermined intent, unintentional firearm deaths, and legal intervention deaths in the state.
Infographic of violent death statistics in South Dakota in 2020. There were 240 violent deaths and 75% of them were suicides. 48% of violent deaths were firearm-related. The largest proportion of violent deaths were among males, individuals aged 2029 years, and those who were White.
This report contains state and county leading health indicators for vital statistics. The report is divided into eight main sections: Overview, Natality, Infant Mortality, Mortality, Marriage and Divorce, Infectious Disease, and Health Status Profiles.
South Dakota mortality data from the 2021 Vital Statistics Report.
South Dakota infant mortality data from the 2021 Vital Statistics Report.
An infographic with easy-to-understand infant mortality data from 2017-2021.