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Causes of death

Number of deaths by chapters of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (10th Revision)
ChapterCauses of death201320142015
Number
All chaptersTotal893,825868,356925,200
ICertain infectious and parasitic diseases18,47517,98719,946
IINeoplasms230,840230,771233,752
IIIDiseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism2,9162,9313,335
IVEndocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases31,19729,27032,474
VMental and behavioural disorders36,11735,93544,590
VIDiseases of the nervous system25,79225,85829,113
VIIDiseases of the eye and adnexa998
VIIIDiseases of the ear and mastoid process292120
IXDiseases of the circulatory system354,493338,056356,616
XDiseases of the respiratory system64,91858,60468,300
XIDiseases of the digestive system40,11238,53739,844
XIIDiseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue1,3741,4161,442
XIIIDiseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue3,5243,3173,771
XIVDiseases of the genitourinary system21,88822,24724,899
XVPregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium292924
XVICertain conditions originating in the perinatal period1,1171,2371,320
XVIICongenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities1,7061,6651,816
XVIIISymptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified25,18925,79927,437
XIXInjury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes34,13334,66736,496

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