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Causes of death

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on causes of death describe the causes of death of persons living in Finland by age, gender and other demographic factors. The data are compiled from the Population Information System and death certificates and published once a year.

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Statistics Finland

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09.12.2022

Deaths by underlying cause of death 1971-2021

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197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021
Males24,65123,58123,71524,29723,92524,49324,29923,88923,54723,82523,45922,96923,74923,46024,98724,07324,29024,70224,53025,03624,58824,86824,77123,50524,28324,26623,97424,47124,44124,04223,76023,98523,93523,87823,96524,33424,80524,45125,15225,54725,32725,64625,62725,86425,88426,94726,85927,18227,08827,97129,140
Females21,22520,37719,69620,37619,94120,36419,96519,92820,31020,68621,06920,61521,76821,71623,36023,23323,69824,39024,60225,05524,73124,98826,26224,44125,04324,89525,16824,76624,92725,27424,74425,40425,09823,87923,78623,77124,28824,63924,75225,36325,24126,09125,85126,54526,41827,01726,81127,34126,87427,52728,492
09.12.2022

Age-standardised death rate, whole population 1971-2021

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