Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 4.5
Age distribution for asthma and all cause mortality, 2002–2006

Note: Age-specific mortality rates calculated for aggregated data from 2002–2006. Age-standardised to the Australian population as at June 2001.

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

Data table

Age group (years)
Asthma
All causes
65 years and over 67.4
79.4
35 to 64 years 24.3
16.7
15 to 34 years 6.5
2.6
5 to 14 years 1.5
0.2
0 to 4 years 0.3
1.1

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