Table 6

Numbers of VAs collected by cause of death and gold standard level for adult causes

Adult causes

Level 1

Level 2A

Level 2B


AIDS

345

0

8


AIDS with TB

148

0

0


Acute myocardial infarction

376

24

0


Anemia

68

0

0


Asthma

13

34

0


Bite of venomous animal

66

0

0


Breast cancer

179

3

12


COPD

170

1

0


Cervical cancer

127

23

5


Cirrhosis

82

231

0


Colorectal cancer

85

6

8


Dementia

1

0

0


Diabetes with coma

144

0

0


Diabetes with renal failure

156

0

0


Diabetes with skin infection/sepsis

114

0

0


Diarrhea/dysentery

221

7

0


Drowning

106

0

0


Epilepsy

47

1

0


Esophageal cancer

26

13

1


Falls

173

0

0


Fires

122

0

0


Hemorrhage

111

3

0


Homicide

167

0

0


Hypertensive disorder

107

6

0


Congestive heart failure

221

0

0


Inflammatory heart disease

42

0

0


Leukemia

71

2

5


Liver cancer

29

0

2


Lung cancer

66

36

4


Lymphomas

74

0

3


Malaria

89

11

0


Mouth/oropharynx cancer

22

0

0


Obstructed labor

17

1

0


Other cancers

142

0

0


Other cardiovascular diseases

153

0

0


Other digestive diseases

166

0

0


Other infectious diseases

258

0

0


Other injuries

103

0

0


Other noncommunicable diseases

200

0

0


Other pregnancy-related deaths

89

0

0


Ovarian cancer

32

1

0


Pelvic inflammatory disease

5

0

0


Pneumonia

310

229

0


Poisonings

86

0

0


Prostate cancer

40

8

0


Renal failure

411

2

0


Road traffic

202

0

0


Sepsis

24

46

0


Stomach cancer

50

10

2


Stroke

378

252

0


Suicide

124

0

0


TB

196

79

0


Uterine cancer

1

1

1


Murray et al. Population Health Metrics 2011 9:27   doi:10.1186/1478-7954-9-27

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