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United States Adult Congenital Heart Disease Estimates 1970-2050


General Info
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1970 - 12/2050
Data type

The dataset contains adult congenital heart disease estimates and projections produced at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation in collaboration with the University of Washington Department of Medicine. Estimates and projections are for 1970 to 2050 for the United States. The files include data extracted from the National Health Interview Survey and National Vital Statistics System as well as data analysis source code used to produce the estimates. The archive is associated with the following publication:

Benziger CP, Stout K, Zaragoza-Macias E, Bertozzi-Villa A, Flaxman AD. Projected growth of the adult congenital heart disease population in the United States to 2050: an integrative systems modeling approach. Population Health Metrics. 2015; 13:29. doi:10.1186/s12963-015-0063-z. URL: