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 Deaths (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Deaths (No.) by Sex and Death cause; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Mortality by causes of death
First available period 1970
Last available period 2013
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • Sex
  • Death cause
Concepts
  • DEATH:  The permanent disappearance of vital functions.
  • UNDERLYING CAUSE OF DEATH:  The disease or injury that initiated the train of morbid events leading directly to death or the circumstances of the accident or violence that produced the injury.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Count
Last update date 11/02/2016


information presented in 3/6/2020