Mortality in Russia by cause of death in 2018 (absolute numbers)

Published: 22 March 2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/hy56kxs4bt.1
Sergey Soshnikov


Data Set from the Russian Federation Federal State Statistics Service - Росстат. Collected, translated into English language and published. Mortality in Russia by cause of death in 2018 (absolute numbers). Causes of death statistics are obtained from the inscriptions in medical death certificates filled in by a physician referring to disease, accident, homicide, suicide or any other external factor (injuries due to actions envisaged by the law, non-specified injuries, injuries caused by military actions) which led directly to death. Such inscriptions are used as a reason for classifying death causes in civil registration records of deaths. Some of the presented causes of death: Cause of death, Cholera, Typhoid fever, Paratyphoid, Salmonella infections, Shigellosis, Food poisoning, Intestinal infections, Tuberculosis, Plague, Anthrax, Brucellosis, Leprosy, Tetanus, Diphtheria, Whooping cough Scarlet fever, Meningococcal infection, Sepsis, Erysipelas, Other bacterial infections, Syphilis, Sexually transmitted infections, Typhus, Poliomyelitis, Rabies, Viral encephalitis, Measles, Hepatitis A, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Disease, Other diseases caused by viruses, Malaria, Leishmaniasis, Trypanosomiasis, Schistosomiasis, Malignant, Leukemia, Neoplasms, Diabetes, Diseases of the endocrine system, eating disorders and metabolic disorders, Mental disorders, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, Multiple sclerosis, Hypertension, myocardial infarction, Myocardial infarction, Stroke, Urolithiasis, Birth injury, Intrauterine hypoxia and asphyxia in childbirth, Suicides, Murder, Firearm Accident, Other accidents, Causes of death due to alcohol, Drug-related causes of death, All types of transport accidents And many more causes of death.


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Public Health, Death, Russia, Database