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Table 2 Cause-specific mortality rates in Poland (2000–2013)

From: Gender bias and sex-based differences in health care efficiency in Polish regions

  2000 2013 Percentage change (2000–2013)
  Women Men Women Men Women Men
Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99) 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.6 0.0 −25.0
Malignant neoplasms (C00-C97) 18.5 25.9 21.1 28.0 14.1 8.1
 • of stomach (C16) 1.1 2.1 0.9 1.8 −18.2 −14.3
 • of trachea, bronchus and lung (C33-C34) 2.0 8.6 3.3 8.6 65.0 0.0
Diabetes mellitus (E10-E14) 1.6 1.1 2.1 1.7 31.3 54.5
Diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I99) 46.5 45.1 47.8 44.3 2.8 −1.8
 • Hypertensive diseases (I10-I13) 1.4 1.0 1.2 1.0 −14.3 0.0
 • Ischemic heart diseases (I20-I25) 12.5 16.7 9.3 12.0 −25.6 −28.1
 • Acute myocardial infarction (I21-I22) 5.4 10.1 3.0 4.9 −44.4 −51.5
 • Cerebrovascular diseases (I60-I69) 12.0 9.6 9.4 7.6 −21.7 −20.8
 • Atherosclerosis (I70) 9.6 6.1 11.7 6.9 21.9 13.1
Cirrhosis of liver (K74) 0.7 1.6 0.5 0.9 −28.6 −43.8
  1. Source: [25]. Notes: Number of deaths per 10.000 population. ICD-10 codes in parenthesis