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The number of deaths due to poisoning in the United States in $2009(39,000)$ is $\underline{\qquad \qquad}$ percent greater than the number of deaths due to falls $(26,100)$ (most recent data).

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1 of 4To compare something, we use absolute and relative difference. Absolute difference means subtract reference value from the compared value. Relative difference means divide absolute difference by reference value and then multiply by $100\%$.

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