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Deaths from Digestive Diseases

Digestive Diseases: Deaths

Deaths from Digestive Diseases: 191,000 deaths in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)

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

  • inflammatory bowel disease: fewer than 1,000 deaths in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, US Government Printing Office, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Cystic Fibrosis: 485 deaths (NHLBI 1999)
  • constipation: 29 deaths in the USA 1982-85 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Cholera: 1 death from 53 cases in USA in the years 1995-1999 (MMWR 1999)
  • Colorectal cancer: 57,200 deaths in USA 1999 (CDC)
  • Gallstones: 2,975 people in the USA 1975 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, US Government Printing Office, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: 1,000 deaths in the USA 1984-88 for "GERD and related esophageal disorders" (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Nonulcer dyspepsia: 49 deaths in the USA 1980’s (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)
  • Pancreatitis: 2,700 deaths in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Peptic Ulcer: 4,604 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); 6,500 deaths (NIDDK 1987)
  • Shigellosis: 10 reported deaths in USA 1999 for shigellosis and amebiasis (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Small Intestine Cancer: 1,130 estimated deaths for small intestine cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • Stomach Cancer: 12,711 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Infectious Diarrhea: 3,100 deaths in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Digestive system cancer: 134,840 estimated deaths for digestive system cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • Larynx Cancer: 3,815 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Esophagus Cancer: 7,486 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Gall Bladder Cancer: 3,540 estimated deaths for gall bladder/biliary cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • Anal Cancer: 580 estimated deaths for anus/anal canal/anorectum cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • Oral cancer: 7,486 deaths reported in USA 1999 for cancers of lip, oral cavity or pharynx (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Liver cancer: 12.382 deaths reported in USA 1999 for cancer of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Pancreatic cancer: 29,082 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Liver conditions: 26,050 deaths in the USA 1987 for "chronic liver disease and cirrhosis" (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Gall bladder conditions: 2,830 deaths reported in USA 1999 for cholelithiasis and other gall bladder conditions(NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Chronic liver disease: 26,259 annual deaths from chronic liver disease and cirrhosis in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Cirrhosis of the liver: 26,050 deaths in the USA 1987 for "chronic liver disease and cirrhosis" (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Hepatitis C: estimated 8,000 to 10,000 deaths annually from Chronic HepC in USA (NIDDK)
  • Viral Hepatitis: 4,853 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); fewer than 1,000 deaths (NIDDK 1985)
  • Chronic Hepatitis C: estimated 8,000 to 10,000 deaths annually in the United States (NIDDK)
  • Liver failure: More than 60,000 Americans die each year (NWHIC)
  • Salmonella food poisoning: estimated 1,000 deaths each year (DBMD); 38 reported deaths (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Campylobacter food poisoning: estimated 500 deaths annually (DBMD)
  • Acute Appendicitis: 390 deaths reported in USA 1999 for appendix conditions (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Alcoholic liver disease: 11,958 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Diverticular Disease: 3,000 deaths (NIDDK, 1985)
  • Gastritis: 703 deaths in the USA 1980’s (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Endocrine system cancer: 2,440 estimated deaths for endocrine system cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • Hemorrhoids: 17 deaths in the USA 1983-87 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
  • Hernia: 1,464 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • Rotavirus: 20 to 100 deaths in the USA (NIAID)
  • Food poisoning: about 5,000 annually in USA (NIDDK)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Digestive Diseases: 191,000 per year, 15,916 per month, 3,673 per week, 523 per day, 21 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 191,000 deaths in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)

Digestive Diseases: Deaths Articles

Deaths information for Digestive Diseases: Mortality: 191,000, including deaths from cancer (1985) (Source: excerpt from Digestive Diseases Statistics: NIDDK)

Death statistics for Digestive Diseases

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Digestive Diseases:

  • 25 male deaths per 100,000 population for digestive diseases in Australia 1994 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2004)
  • 17 female deaths per 100,000 population for digestive diseases in Australia 1994 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2004)
  • Digestive conditions including gastritis, duodenitis, non-infectious enteritis, and colitis caused 2.2% of deaths for non-neonate infants in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
  • Digestive diseases caused 26 male deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2002 (AIHW Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004)
  • Digestive diseases caused 19 female deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2002 (AIHW Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004)

Hospitalizations for Digestive Diseases:

10 million or 13% of all hospitalizations in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994) more about hospitazliations »

Digestive Diseases: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Digestive Diseases:

  • 124,060 patient days spent in private hospitals for digestive diseases in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 346,401 admissions to public hospitals because of digestive diseases in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 40,638 admissions to private hospitals because of digestive diseases in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 47.2% of hospitalisations for digestive diseases in public hospitals are single day in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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Hospitalizations and Digestive Diseases

Hospitalizations: 10 million (13 percent of all hospitalizations) (1985) (Source: excerpt from Digestive Diseases Statistics: NIDDK) more »

Disability from Digestive Diseases

1.4 million people in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)

Disability and Digestive Diseases

Disability: 1.4 million people (1987) (Source: excerpt from Digestive Diseases Statistics: NIDDK) more »

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