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Table 8 Causes of death in Portugal during 2011

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

Disease category Crude rate/100,000 of the population
Cerebrovascular disease 125.5
Ischemic heart disease 66.0
Pneumonia 51.4
Diabetes mellitus 43.1
Malignant neoplasm of prostate 36.1
Malignant neoplasm colon and rectum 35.9
Malignant neoplasm of trachea, bronchus and lung 35.2
Malignant neoplasm of female breast 29.8
Malignant neoplasm of stomach 23.0
Chronic hepatic disease and cirrhosis/HCC 21.8