Figure 3


Figure 3 – Percentage of deaths in selected European Union countries, by respiratory condition. ILD: interstitial lung disease; TB: tuberculosis; LRI: lower respiratory infections; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The countries represented are those for which full ICD-10 coding of diagnoses was available for both hospital admissions and deaths (Austria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, UK). Source: World Health Organization World and Europe Detailed Mortality Databases.

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