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SDR, bronchitis/emphysema/asthma, 0–64, per 100 000, females

Full name:
Bronchitis/emphysema/asthma, 0–64, per 100 000, females (age-standardized death rate)
deaths per 100 000 population
Type of measure:
Age-standardised rate, Population-weighted country group average
Data source:
European Health for All database
Data source notes:
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
•    SDR: age-standardized death rates (see HFA-DB user manual/Technical notes, page 13, for details)
•    FTE: full-time equivalent
•    PP: physical persons
•    PPP$: purchasing power parities expressed in US $, an internationally comparable scale reflecting the relative domestic purchasing powers of currencies.

Indicator notes:
SDR, bronchitis/emphysema/asthma, 0–64, per 100 000, females
Indicator code: E990202.F This indicator shares the definition with the parent indicator \"SDR, bronchitis/emphysema/asthma, all ages, per 100 000\".

SDR is the age-standardized death rate calculated using the direct method, i.e. represents what the crude rate would have been if the population had the same age distribution as the standardEuropean population. ICD-10 code: J40-J46. ICD-9 codes: 490-493; BTL: 323.

Warning! ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes may cover slightly different sets of specific diseases for this indicator, depending also on national coding practices. Therefore, trends for this indicator have to be interpreted with caution, as observed changes may be not the real ones but due to the transition to another ICD version.