Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 4.3
World ranking of asthma mortality per 100,000 population, people aged 5–34 years, 2000–2004

Note: Age-standardised to the Australian population as at 30 June 2001. Data includes all deaths from bronchitis (International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) code J40), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (J41–J44), asthma (J45–J46) and bronchiectasis (J47).

Sources: AIHW General Record of Incidence of Mortality (GRIM) books; Australian Bureau of Statistics.

 

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