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Table 3 Global alcohol-attributable deaths from cardiovascular diseases in 2012 from the 2014 GSRAH [19] and based on the latest meta-analyses

From: Modelling the impact of alcohol consumption on cardiovascular disease mortality for comparative risk assessments: an overview

Disease Men Women Total
  Conduction disorder and other dysrhythmias 7,373 7,835 15,208
  Hypertension 70,051 24,664 94,714
  Haemorrhagic stroke 245,930 132,828 378,757
  Ischaemic heart disease 54,499 150,121 204,620
  Ischaemic stroke 64,040 23,042 87,082
  Total CVD current analysis 441,893 338,490 780,381
From [19]
  Ischaemic heart disease 111,755 417,469 529,225
  Ischaemic stroke 64,390 45,979 110,369
  Total CVD 499,499 628,775 1,128,273