Distribution of alcohol-attributable deaths worldwide in 2016, by cause

Distribution of alcohol-attributable deaths worldwide in 2016, by cause

Distribution of alcohol-attributable deaths worldwide in 2016, by cause This statistic depicts the distribution of alcohol-related deaths attributable to select causes in 2016. At that time, around 19.8 percent of alcohol-related deaths were caused by cardiovascular diseases, while 20.9 percent were the result of unintentional injuries.
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Distribution of alcohol-attributable deaths worldwide in 2016, by cause

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Share of alcohol attributable deaths
Digestive diseases21.3%
Unintentional injuries20.9%
Cardiovascular diseases19.8%
Communicable, maternal, perinatal and nutritional conditions12.9%
Malignant neoplasms12.6%
Intentional injuries7.8%
Alcohol use disorders4.9%
Epilepsy0.6%
Diabetes mellitus-0.8%
Share of alcohol attributable deaths
Digestive diseases21.3%
Unintentional injuries20.9%
Cardiovascular diseases19.8%
Communicable, maternal, perinatal and nutritional conditions12.9%
Malignant neoplasms12.6%
Intentional injuries7.8%
Alcohol use disorders4.9%
Epilepsy0.6%
Diabetes mellitus-0.8%
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This statistic depicts the distribution of alcohol-related deaths attributable to select causes in 2016. At that time, around 19.8 percent of alcohol-related deaths were caused by cardiovascular diseases, while 20.9 percent were the result of unintentional injuries.
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