Deaths from Kidney disease


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Deaths from Kidney disease: 35,525 annual deaths due to nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis (NVSR Sep 2001)
Cause of death rank: 8th leading cause of death in 1999 and 2000 is "nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis" (CDC)

Death statistics for Kidney disease: The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Kidney disease:

  • 39,480 people died from nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 13.9 people per 100,000 population died from nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • Kidney disease was ranked the ninth leading cause of death in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 60,000 deaths in the USA (Kidney and Urology Foundation of America)
  • Deaths statistics by age in the USA for kidney diseases:
    • kidney diseases caused 1.5% of deaths for any age in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
    • kidney diseases caused 1.2% of deaths for age 55-64 years in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
    • kidney diseases caused 1.7% of deaths for age 65 and over years in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
    • kidney diseases caused 1.5% of deaths for age 65-74 years in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
    • kidney diseases caused 1.7% of deaths for age 75-84 years in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
    • kidney diseases caused 1.7% of deaths for age 85 and over in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]

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