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Deaths from Alcoholism

Alcoholism: Deaths

Deaths from Alcoholism: 19,171 persons died of alcohol-induced causes in 1999 USA (NVSR Sep 2001)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Alcoholism: 19,170 per year, 1,597 per month, 368 per week, 52 per day, 2 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 19,171 persons died of alcohol-induced causes in 1999 USA (NVSR Sep 2001)

Misdiagnosis and Alcoholism deaths

Alcoholism can be deadly if misdiagnosed...more »

Death statistics for Alcoholism

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Alcoholism:

  • 100,000 deaths each year in the US (Mayo Clinic)
  • 19,817 alcohol-induced deaths, excluding accidents and homicides, each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 27,035 deaths from alcohol related chronic liver disease and cirrhosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)

Deaths from Alcoholism: medical news summaries

The following medical news items are relevant to death from Alcoholism:

Alcoholism: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Alcoholism:

  • 0.26% (33,701) of hospital consultant episodes were for mental and behavioural disorders due to alcohol use in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 86% of hospital consultant episodes for mental and behavioural disorders due to alcohol use required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 69% of hospital consultant episodes for mental and behavioural disorders due to alcohol use were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 31% of hospital consultant episodes for mental and behavioural disorders due to alcohol use were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 79% of hospital consultant episodes for mental and behavioural disorders due to alcohol use required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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