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Statistics on Death and Sickness

 
Number of Deaths by Leading Causes of Death, 2001 - 2011
Cause of Death 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012*
Malignant neoplasms 11,406 11,658 11,510 11,791 12,310 12,093 12,316 12,456 12,839 13,076 13,113 12,336
Diseases of heart 4,703 4,969 5,311 5,866 5,868 5,619 6,372 6,777 6,405 6,636 6,316 6,283
Pneumonia 3,026 3,194 3,877 3,676 4,291 4,201 4,978 5,486 5,242 5,814 6,131 6,960
Cerebro-vascular diseases 3,130 3,218 3,462 3,416 3,434 3,302 3,513 3,691 3,443 3,423 3,325 3.276
External causes of morbidity and mortality 1,844 2,068 2,044 2,243 2,150 1,961 1,854 1,766 1,938 1,864 1,963 1,655
Chronic lower respiratory diseases 2,114 2,075 2,102 2,123 2,261 1,924 2,096 2,103 1,912 2,093 1,485 1,981
Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis 1,053 1,055 1,184 1,182 1,261 1,287 1,347 1,419 1,448 1,493 1,539 1,629
Septicaemia 424 467 572 615 701 676 737 797 736 826 761 837
Dementia 252 289 256 276 283 288 317 495 638 767 749 904
Diabetes mellitus 676 574 783 728 602 511 506 548 492 522 457 398
All other causes 4,677 4,749 5,322 5,405 5,522 5,553 5,927 5,992 5,875 6,185 6,349 6,413
All causes 33,305 34,316 36,423 37,321 38,683 37,415 39,963 41,530 41,034 42,699 42,188 43,672
 
 
10 Most Common Cancers in 2010
Rank Site New Cases Registered Relative Frequency Crude Incidence Rate*
1 Lung 4,480 17.0% 63.8
2 Colorectum 4,370 16.6% 62.2
3 Breast 3,025 11.5% 43.1
4 Liver 1,863 7.1% 26.5
5 Prostate 1,492 5.7% 21.2
6 Stomach 1,107 4.2% 15.8
7 Nasopharynx 858 3.3% 12.2
8 Non-melanoma skin 816 3.1% 11.6
9 Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 779 3.0% 11.1
10 Corpus uteri 713 2.7% 10.2
  All sites 26,390 100.0% 375.7
 
 
10 Major Causes of Cancer Deaths in 2010
Rank Site Deaths Registered Relative Frequency Crude Mortality Rate*
1 Lung 3,696 28.3% 52.6
2 Colorectum 1,864 14.3% 26.5
3 Liver 1,530 11.7% 21.8
4 Stomach 686 5.2% 9.8
5 Breast 566 4.3% 8.1
6 Pancreas 473 3.6% 6.7
7 Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 362 2.8% 5.2
8 Oesophagus 332 2.5% 4.7
9 Nasopharynx 320 2.4% 4.6
10 Prostate 319 2.4% 4.5
  All sites 13,076 100.0% 186.2
 
 
 
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