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Appendix table 1c. Deaths by underlying cause of death and by age in 2012, females

Underlying cause of death (54-group classification) Ages total 0-14 15-64 65-
01-54 TOTAL DEATHS (A00-Y89) 26 091 118 3 029 22 944
01-41 DISEASES AND ACCIDENTAL POISONING BY ALCOHOL (A00-R99, X45) 24 887 92 2 612 22 183
01-03 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99, J65) 147 0 22 125
01 Tuberculosis (A15-A19, B90, J65) 23 0 2 21
02 Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease (B20-B24) 1 0 1 0
03 Other infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-A09, A20-B19, B25-B89, B91-B99) 123 0 19 104
04-22 Neoplasms (C00-D48) 5 744 10 1 277 4 457
04-21 Malignant neoplasms (C00-C97) 5 531 9 1 254 4 268
04 Malignant neoplasms of lip, oral cavity and pharynx (C00-C14) 66 0 13 53
05 Malignant neoplasm of oesophagus (C15) 86 0 21 65
06 Malignant neoplasm of stomach (C16) 197 0 50 147
07 Malignant neoplasm of colon (C18, C19) 413 0 83 330
08 Malignant neoplasm of rectum, anus and anal canal (C20-C21) 167 0 28 139
09 Primary malignant neoplasm of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts (C22) 181 1 29 151
10 Malignant neoplasm of pancreas (C25) 533 0 88 445
11 Malignant neoplasm of larynx, trachea, bronchus and lung (C32-C34) 736 0 175 561
12 Malignant melanoma of skin (C43) 85 0 22 63
13 Malignant neoplasm of breast (C50) 876 0 325 551
14 Malignant neoplasm of cervix uteri (C53) 51 0 20 31
15 Malignant neoplasm of uterus (C54-C55) 189 0 33 156
16 Malignant neoplasm of ovary (C56) 342 0 79 263
17 Malignant neoplasm of prostate (C61) 0 0 0 0
18 Malignant neoplasm of kidney (C64) 140 0 21 119
19 Malignant neoplasm of bladder (C67) 65 0 8 57
20 Malignant neoplasm of lymphoid, haematopoietic and related tissue (C81-C96) 524 2 76 446
21 Other malignant neoplasms 880 6 183 691
22 Other neoplasms (D00-D48) 213 1 23 189
23-24 Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E90) 290 9 51 230
23 Diabetes mellitus (E10-E14) 213 1 31 181
24 Other endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E09, E15-E90) 77 8 20 49
25 Dementia, Alzheimers disease (F01, F03, G30, R54) 4 903 0 29 4 874
26 Other diseases of the nervous system and sense organs 697 8 133 556
27-30 Diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I425, I427-I99) 10 519 2 481 10 036
27 Ischaemic heart diseases (I20-I25) 5 267 0 167 5 100
28 Other heart diseases excl. rheumatic and alcohol related (I30-I425, I427-I52) 999 2 79 918
29 Cerebrovascular diseases (I60-I69) 2 692 0 139 2 553
30 Other diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I15, I26-I28, I70-I99) 1 561 0 96 1 465
31-35 Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J64, J66-J99) 788 6 65 717
31 Influenza (J09-J11) 28 1 0 27
32 Pneumonia (J12-J18, J849) 161 0 8 153
33 Bronchitis and emphysema (J40-J44, J47) 360 0 37 323
34 Asthma (J45-J46) 71 0 6 65
35 Other diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J06, J20-J39, J60-J64, J66-J848, J85-J99) 168 5 14 149
36 Diseases of the digestive system excl. alcohol-related diseases 669 2 70 597
37 Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00-N99) 211 1 12 198
38 Congenital malformations (Q00-Q99) 98 23 49 26
39 Other diseases 321 30 60 231
40 Ill-defined and unknown causes of mortality (R96-R99) 58 1 34 23
41 Alcohol related diseases and accidental poisoning by alcohol 442 0 329 113
42-53 ACCIDENTS AND VIOLENCE (V01-X44, X46-Y89) 1 122 21 395 706
42-49 Accidents (V01-X44, X46-X59, Y10-Y15, Y85-Y86) 847 12 176 659
42 Land traffic accidents 66 5 31 30
43 Other land transport accidents 4 1 1 2
44 Water transport accidents (V90-V94) 1 0 0 1
45 Others and unspecified transport accidents (V95-V99) 0 0 0 0
46 Accidental falls (W00-W19) 547 1 34 512
47 Accidental drownings (W65-W74) 18 3 5 10
48 Accidental poisonings excl. accidental poisonings by alcohol (X40-X44, X46-X49, Y10-Y15) 75 0 60 15
49 Other accidents and sequelae of accidents 136 2 45 89
50 Suicides (X60-X84, Y87.0) 218 0 188 30
51 Assault (X85-Y09, Y87.1) 36 8 22 6
52 Event of undetermined intent (Y16-Y34, Y87.2) 14 1 9 4
53 Other external causes and sequelae of other external causes (Y35-Y84, Y88-Y89) 7 0 0 7
54 No death certificate 82 5 22 55

Source: Causes of death, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Airi Pajunen 09 1734 3605, Kati Taskinen 09 1734 3297, kuolemansyyt@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 30.12.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Causes of death [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5078. 2012, Appendix table 1c. Deaths by underlying cause of death and by age in 2012, females . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.12.2022].
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