Causes of Death 2013

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A15-A19 - Tuberculosis

J09-J18 - Influenza and pneumonia

I60-I69 - Cerebrovascular diseases

I30-I52 - Other forms of heart disease

E10-E14 - Diabetes mellitus

B20-B24 - Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease

I10-I15 - Hypertensive diseases

B25-B34 - Other viral diseases

A00-A09 - Intestinal infectious diseases

J40-J47 - Chronic lower respiratory diseases

Fewer deaths recorded in 2012

Fewer deaths recorded in 2012

The overall number of deaths in South Africa continues to decline. This was one of the findings from the Mortality and causes of death in South Africa, 2012: Findings from death notification report, which was released by Statistics South Africa on Thursday. Just over 480 thousand deaths were registered in South Africa in 2012. This   read more »