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The study found that for people ages 10-24
, the main causes of disability for both sexes were neuropsychiatric disorders, at 45 percent, followed by unintentional injuries, at 12 percent, and parasitic diseases, at 10 percent.
WHO officials recommended several interventions to promote safe behaviors, improve health and prevent deaths among young people ages 10-24.
Death rates overall for youth ages 10-24 were almost four times higher in low- and middle-income countries than in high-income countries--"a difference that was particularly pronounced for young women," according to the study's authors.