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33.7% deaths in EU could have been avoided in 2013

33.7% deaths in EU could have been avoided in 2013

25.05.2016.

The number of deaths in Estonia in 2013 that could be considered as premature, as they could have been avoided in the light of medical knowledge and technology, made up 42.5% of the total number of deaths that year, figures published by Eurostat indicate, cites LETA/BNS. The indicator puts Estonia in fifth place from the bottom among EU member states, better only than Romania, 49.4%, Latvia, 48.5%, Lithuania, 45.4%, and Slovakia, 44.6%.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Demography, EU – Baltic States, Medicine, Society


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