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Table 2 Number of tracts, population, percent of population, number of deaths and percent of deaths excluded from study area

From: Calculating census tract-based life expectancy in New York state: a generalizable approach

  # of tracts Population (% of population) # of Deaths (% of deaths)
Original study area 2751 11,202,969 (100.00) 473,356 (100.00)
Excluded tracts with only water area 15 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
Excluded with ≥50% pop. in group quarters 52 153,532 (1.37) 2121 (0.45)
Excluded military base 2 13,726 (0.12) 59 (0.01)
Excluded airports 2 4 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
Excluded unpopulated island 1 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
Final study area after exclusions 2679 11,035,707 (98.51) 471,176 (99.54)