Deaths due to chronic diseases
Deaths of persons aged under 65 due to chronic diseases per 100,000 population. Chronic diseases – malignant neoplasms, ischaemic heart diseases, chronic lower respiratory diseases, diabetes mellitus, cerebrovascular diseases and chronic diseases and cirrhoses of liver.
2017: 148 deaths per 100,000 population
In the Estonian National Strategy on Sustainable Development, yellow leaves show that the indicator value is improving but the latest available European Union average value has not been achieved.
deaths per 100,000 population
Source: National Institute for Health Development, Eurostat