Deaths by medical end-of-life decision; age, cause of death
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.With end-of-life decision
Explicit intention of hastening death
Euthanasia
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 age6 672
0 years0
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years1 544
65 to 80 years2 764
80 years or older2 365
Congenital anomalies (age zero)Total age0
0 years0
1 to 17 years 
17 to 65 years 
65 to 80 years 
80 years or older 
Other/unknown causes of death (age zero)Total age0
0 years0
1 to 17 years 
17 to 65 years 
65 to 80 years 
80 years or older 
Malignant neoplasms (>0 years)Total age4 419
0 years 
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years1 201
65 to 80 years2 091
80 years or older1 127
Diseases circulatory syst.excl.CVA (>0..Total age310
0 years 
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years7
65 to 80 years86
80 years or older217
Diseases respiratory system (>0 years)Total age477
0 years 
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years31
65 to 80 years201
80 years or older245
Diseases nervous syst.incl.CVA (>0 yrs)Total age580
0 years 
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years205
65 to 80 years195
80 years or older179
Suicide (>0 years)Total age0
0 years 
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years0
65 to 80 years0
80 years or older0
Other/unknown causes of death (>0 years)Total age886
0 years 
1 to 17 years0
17 to 65 years99
65 to 80 years190
80 years or older596
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