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Term: Causes of Premature Death

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2020-05-15


This indicator measures the distribution or frequency of cause of death for Manitobans aged 0 to 74 based on five years of Vital Statistics mortality data. This indicator is grouped according to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) chapters and reported by geographic area. Only the most frequent causes are reported.

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  • Fransoo R, Martens P, The Need to Know Team, Prior H, Burchill C, Koseva I, Bailly A, Allegro E. The 2013 RHA Indicators Atlas. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2013. [Report] [Summary] [Additional Materials] (View)

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