Age-standardized mortality rates by selected causes, by sex (Both sexes)

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Age-standardized mortality rates by selected causes, by sex
(Both sexes)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
  Both sexes
  rate per 100,000 population
All causes of death 539.8 531.3 515.0 501.0 489.0
Sepsis 4.4 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.8
Viral hepatitis 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.8 0.7
Malignant neoplasms 165.8 163.6 160.3 157.2 154.1
Diabetes mellitus 16.9 16.7 14.9 14.4 14.5
Alzheimer's disease 11.9 12.8 11.8 11.5 10.8
Diseases of heart 111.0 107.9 101.4 96.5 91.0
Cerebrovascular diseases 30.0 28.8 28.4 26.6 24.8
Influenza and pneumonia 11.4 11.0 11.7 9.5 10.4
Chronic lower respiratory diseases 23.9 23.7 22.9 21.9 22.1
Chronic liver disease and cirrhosis 6.4 6.5 6.2 6.0 6.2
Renal failure 7.9 7.7 6.9 7.1 5.9
Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period 4.4 4.2 4.0 4.3 4.1
Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.8
Accidents (unintentional injuries) 25.6 25.4 24.5 25.3 24.2
Intentional self-harm (suicide) 10.2 10.4 10.7 10.7 10.1
Assault (homicide) 1.6 1.8 1.8 1.6 1.6

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