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Dementia and Alzheimer’s deaths

Dementia and Alzheimer’s deaths

Description Dementia and Alzheimer’s deaths
ISBN Web Only
Official Print Publication Web Only


27 June 2018

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Correction to Tables 1 and 2 - 25 September 2018

Due to the correction of mid-year population estimates for 2002 to 2010. The impact on the figures is minimal and does not change any trends substantially.

This section presents information on the numbers of deaths which had an underlying cause of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease.


Main Points
The definition of the statistics
List of Tables and Chart

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