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Deaths from Respiratory conditions

Respiratory conditions: Deaths

Deaths from Respiratory conditions: 233,659 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

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

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Respiratory conditions: 233,659 per year, 19,471 per month, 4,493 per week, 640 per day, 26 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 233,659 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

Death statistics for Respiratory conditions

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Respiratory conditions:

  • 77 male deaths per 100,000 population for respiratory diseases in Australia 1994 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2004)
  • 37 female deaths per 100,000 population for respiratory diseases in Australia 1994 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2004)
  • Respiratory disease was an underlying cause in 8.9% of female deaths from stroke in Australia 1997-2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Respiratory disease was an underlying cause in 5.3% of male deaths from stroke in Australia 1997-2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Respiratory diseases caused 77 male deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2002 (AIHW Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004)
  • Respiratory diseases caused 45 female deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2002 (AIHW Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004)
  • Respiratory infection death statistics by worldwide region:
    • About 1,118,000 deaths from respiratory infections in Africa 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 226,000 deaths from respiratory infections in The Americas 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 1,474,000 deaths from respiratory infections in South East Asia 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 288,000 deaths from respiratory infections in Europe 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 354,000 deaths from respiratory infections in Eastern Mediterranean 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)
    • About 498,000 deaths from respiratory infections in Western Pacific 2002 (The World Health Report, WHO, 2004)

Deaths from Respiratory conditions: medical news summaries

The following medical news items are relevant to death from Respiratory conditions:

Hospitalizations for Respiratory conditions:

3,491,000 (NHLBI 1999) more about hospitazliations »

Respiratory conditions: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Respiratory conditions:

  • 11% of male hospitalizations were for respiratory diseases in Canada 1996/97 (Hospital Morbidity Database, Canadian Institute for Health Information, Health Canada)
  • 9% of female hospitalizations were for respiratory diseases in Canada 1996/97 (Hospital Morbidity Database, Canadian Institute for Health Information, Health Canada)
  • 1,095,092 patient days spent in public hospitals for respiratory diseases in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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Footnotes:
1. Canadian Injury Data, Statistics Canada, 1996-1997

 

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