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Deaths from Dementia

Dementia: Deaths

Deaths from types of Dementia: for details see deaths from types of Dementia analysis; summary of available deaths by type data:

Death statistics for Dementia

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

  • 1,461 men died from dementia and related disorders in Australia 2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 3,024 women died from dementia and related disorders in Australia 2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 2.1% of all male deaths was due to dementia and related disorders in Australia 2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 4.7% of all female deaths was due to dementia and related disorders in Australia 2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)

Deaths from Dementia: medical news summaries

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

Dementia: Hospitalization Statistics

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

  • Dementia accounted for 248,183 patient days in hospitals in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW Hospital Morbidity Database 2001-02, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Dementia resulted in 6,586 hospitalisations in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW Hospital Morbidity Database 2001-02, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 0.22% (28,116) of hospital episodes were for dementia in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 82% of hospital consultations for dementia required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 41% of hospital episodes for dementia were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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