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Table 1 Comparing age-adjusted mortality per 100,000 inhabitants in Catalonia and the Canary Islands 2006

From: Opposite poles: A comparison between two Spanish regions in health-related quality of life, with implications for health policy

Cause Catalonia Canary Islands
Cancer 157.8 (110.3) 161.6 (113.3)
Ischemic heart disease 43.7 (20.2) 73.3 (37.6)
Stroke 36.4 (11.3) 34.4 (12.7)
Diabetes Mellitus 11.6 (4.0) 30.7 (10.8)
All causes 512.3 575.2
  1. In parentheses, adjusted mortality per 100,000 inhabitants at age younger than 75
  2. Source: Spanish Ministry of Health, "Mortalidad por cáncer, por enfermedad isquémica del corazón, por
  3. enfermedades cerebrovasculares y por diabetes mellitus en España" available in the webpage http://www.msc.es/