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Table 5 Mortality rate for liver diseases discharges (2000-2008)

From: An observational study of the direct costs related to hospital admissions, mortality and premature death associated with liver disease in Portugal

Year Mortality rate by disease category (%)
Viral hepatitis HBV HCV Cirrhosis Alcoholic cirrhosis Nonalcoholic cirrhosis HCC Othera All
2000 0.9 0.9 0.4 13.1 13.4 11.6 26.5 7.8 10.4
2001 1.5 2.3 0.6 14.5 14.4 14.7 26.1 9.4 12.0
2002 1.2 2.0 1.0 14.2 14.7 11.9 24.5 8.7 11.2
2003 1.5 3.3 0.8 13.6 13.4 15.2 28.3 9.3 11.5
2004 1.2 2.8 0.6 13.4 13.4 13.2 25.1 10.6 11.9
2005 1.7 2.3 1.5 13.7 13.7 13.7 26.7 9.5 12.0
2006 1.4 1.5 1.2 14.3 14.4 13.7 25.4 10.4 12.9
2007 2.2 2.1 2.5 15.3 15.1 16.2 24.1 10.8 13.5
2008 2.8 4.8 2.1 14.6 14.9 13.4 22.6 10.4 13.1
  1. aIncludes: hepatoptosis; alcoholic liver damage unspecified; autoimmune hepatitis; toxic hepatitis; hepatitis unspecified