Causes of death Deaths caused by the 10 most frequent cardiovascular diseases

Deaths in 2022, total
Code number
Cause of deathDeaths1
% share
1: Excludes stillbirths and declarations of death by the courts.
I25Chronic ischaemic heart disease77,77321.7
I21Acute myocardial infarction (heart attack)46,60813.0
I50Heart failure37,57010.5
I11Hypertensive heart disease25,2677.1
I48Atrial fibrillation and flutter23,7996.6
I63Cerebral infarction16,0604.5
I69Consequences of a cerebrovascular disease13,6633.8
I13Hypertensive heart and kidney disease11,6273.2
I35Nonrheumatic aortic valve disorders10,8533.0
I64Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction10,5622.9

As at 15 November 2023

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