Premature deaths due to chronic diseases

  •  08/02/2018

In 2014, there were 102.9 deaths in Belgium per 100,000 under-65-year-old inhabitants due to chronic diseases. To achieve the sustainable development goal by 2030, this figure must be reduced to 68.6.

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Premature deaths due to chronic diseases

crude death rate per 100 000 inhabitants of less than 65 years

 200320062009201020112012201320142014//20032014//2009
Belgium122.9116.7118.7--112.2110.1107.5102.9-1.6-2.8
EU-28--------131.3129.8127.1125.0----
//: average growth rates

Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2017), Causes of death [hlth_cd_acdr, hlth_cd_acdr2], http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 10/11/2017).

Premature deaths due to chronic diseases by sex - Belgium

crude death rate per 100 000 inhabitants of less than 65 years

 200320062009201020112012201320142014//20032014//2009
females91.689.293.2--92.387.687.482.0-1.0-2.5
males153.5143.9144.1--131.7132.1127.3123.5-2.0-3.0
//: average growth rates

Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2017), Causes of death [hlth_cd_acdr, hlth_cd_acdr2], http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 10/11/2017).

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