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Table 3 Numbers of cause-specific Indigenous deaths, Australia*.

From: Recent patterns in chronic disease mortality in remote living Indigenous Australians

  Outer Regional Remote Very Remote
  1998-2001 2002-2005 1998-2001 2002-2005 1998-2001 2002-2005
All-cause deaths 1664 1517 1361 1166 1587 1390
Cardiovascular deaths 928 827 696 577 760 685
Diabetes deaths 369 349 223 218 313 279
Renal deaths 281 267 245 227 321 298
Mid-period population 34,708 38,109 15,778 17,369 32,667 35,957
  1. * includes New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia, and the Northern Territory.
  2. See Methods for definitions of causes of deaths and remoteness categories.
  3. The numbers of cause-specific are multiple cause of deaths numbers and do not sum up to the number of all-cause deaths.