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Deaths from Hypertension

Hypertension: Deaths

Deaths from Hypertension: 16,968 annual deaths from primary hypertension and hypertensive renal disease in 1999 USA (NVSR Sep 2001)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Hypertension: 16,967 per year, 1,413 per month, 326 per week, 46 per day, 1 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 16,968 annual deaths from primary hypertension and hypertensive renal disease in 1999 USA (NVSR Sep 2001)

Misdiagnosis and Hypertension deaths

Hypertension can be deadly if misdiagnosed...more »

Death statistics for Hypertension

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

  • Causes 5 million premature deaths each year worldwide (WHO World Health Report, 2002)
  • Causes 13% of global fatalities (WHO World Health Report, 2002)
  • 19,250 people died from hypertension each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 8.7 people per 100,000 population died from hypertension each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)

Deaths from Hypertension: medical news summaries

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

Hypertension: Hospitalization Statistics

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

  • 0.17% (22,006) of hospital episodes were for hypertensive disease in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 79% of hospital consultations for hypertensive disease required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 52% of hospital episodes for hypertensive disease were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 48% of hospital episodes for hypertensive disease were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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