Causes of death Causes of death by chapters of the ICD-10 and sex

Number of deaths by chapters of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (10th Revision) and by sex 2022
ChapterCauses of death1totalmalefemale
1: Including cases with indeterminate gender.
- = No figures or magnitude zero.
All chaptersTotal1,066,341532,333534,008
ICertain infectious and parasitic diseases17,3478,6628,685
IIIDiseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism5,2052,2912,914
IVEndocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases40,56118,68921,872
VMental and behavioural disorders68,77725,94142,836
VIDiseases of the nervous system39,19619,65319,543
VIIDiseases of the eye and adnexa351619
VIIIDiseases of the ear and mastoid process492821
IXDiseases of the circulatory system358,219167,483190,736
XDiseases of the respiratory system67,63336,76430,869
XIDiseases of the digestive system46,03724,76721,270
XIIDiseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue1,9567841,172
XIIIDiseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue6,8262,6184,208
XIVDiseases of the genitourinary system28,93713,35715,580
XVPregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium30- 30
XVICertain conditions originating in the perinatal period1,372757615
XVIICongenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities2,2671,2071,060
XVIIISymptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified41,07123,85817,213
XIXInjury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes47,91227,81120,101
XXIIKey numbers for special purposes (i.a. Covid-19)52,96328,50724,456

As at 15 November 2023

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