When you die, it is most likely going to be by one of the 15 causes on this list. So sit back and read about the top likely ways that you will probably die! Can you guess what #1 is? It might not be what you think.
Though you aren’t very likely to die from homicide, it does just barely make this list. About .7 percent of all deaths in the United States are by this method, which equals over 16,000 people each year. And of those, just about 11,000 deaths are by firearms.
#14 Parkinsons Disease
The number of deaths from Parkinson’s Disease (the one that Michael J Fox has) have been increasing in recent years, landing this cause of death at #14 on the list. Between 500,000 and 1.5 million people in the US live with this disease and more than 20,000 of them die from it each year.
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