Deaths by medical end-of-life decision; age, cause of death
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.Without end-of-life decisionWith end-of-life decision
Total without end-of-life decisionSudden and unexpected deathNot sudden and unexpected deathTotal with end-of-life decisionWithhold.medic.treatm.possible hasteni..Intensifying measures, possible hasten..Intensifying measures, partly intendin..Withholding medic.treatm.hastening deathExplicit intention of hastening death
Total explicit intention of hastening ..EuthanasiaAssisted suicide Ending of life without explicit request
PeriodsChange table set-up. Move the item in the direction of the arrow.Change table set-up. Move item to columns.Cause of deathChange table set-up. Move the item in the direction of the arrow.Change table set-up. Move item to columns.AgeChange table set-up. Move the item in the direction of the arrow.Change table set-up. Move item to columns.number
2015Total causes of deathTotal age61 60724 54237 06685 5277 43750 9111 71218 2137 2546 672150431
0 years195851113665296102080000
1 to 17 years15311043143108510380000
17 to 65 years11 3786 5774 80110 7887976 5153791 4591 6381 5441381
65 to 80 years18 6117 96510 64626 2552 23714 6054165 9982 9992 76486149
80 years or older31 2699 80521 46447 9764 34029 61089810 5112 6172 36552201
Congenital anomalies (age zero)Total age30030133162810790000
0 years30030133162810790000
1 to 17 years            
17 to 65 years            
65 to 80 years            
80 years or older            
Other/unknown causes of death (age zero)Total age1658581233366801290000
0 years1658581233366801290000
1 to 17 years            
17 to 65 years            
65 to 80 years            
80 years or older            
Malignant neoplasms (>0 years)Total age12 3921 44910 94331 7621 79320 7478383 7354 6494 41977153
0 years            
1 to 17 years180188305410190000
17 to 65 years2 9454792 4657 6783535 1342416671 2831 2011369
65 to 80 years5 6975905 10713 7648178 7852831 6982 1812 0914545
80 years or older3 7333803 35310 2386236 7753041 3511 1851 1271939
Diseases circulatory syst.excl.CVA (>0..Total age18 21810 5567 66211 4611 3706 4021463 2063373101710
0 years            
1 to 17 years000707000000
17 to 65 years2 3421 80753542543222014812705
65 to 80 years5 9654 4711 4942 0903658332876310186105
80 years or older9 9114 2785 6338 9389625 3401182 29422421770
Diseases respiratory system (>0 years)Total age5 4972 0893 4087 2694714 2661511 90447747700
0 years            
1 to 17 years000404000000
17 to 65 years7124992137429336473181313100
65 to 80 years1 7698718982 1381361 242055920120100
80 years or older3 0167192 2984 3862432 655791 16424524500
Diseases nervous syst.incl.CVA (>0 yrs)Total age6 2671 8004 46710 9441 1265 9591203 053686580799
0 years            
1 to 17 years2020020016040000
17 to 65 years521365156814146217024620520500
65 to 80 years1 6293201 3102 7392911 3190827302195799
80 years or older4 0971 0953 0027 3726894 4081201 97617917900
Suicide (>0 years)Total age1 8311 64119041400325050
0 years            
1 to 17 years30282000000000
17 to 65 years1 4571 30015725400210000
65 to 80 years2652481716000115050
80 years or older786513000000000
Other/unknown causes of death (>0 years)Total age17 2076 92210 28523 6852 62113 4414486 0751 10088645170
0 years            
1 to 17 years856223291040150000
17 to 65 years3 4012 1261 2751 105159578651961079907
65 to 80 years3 2861 4661 8205 5076292 4251052 139209190190
80 years or older10 4353 2697 16617 0421 82310 4332773 72578459626162
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