Double Burden in Mortality Among Adults in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2006-2009
|Cause of Death||Age, y|
|Noncommunicable diseases, %||30||22||33||52||68||72||71||54|
|Communicable diseases, %||45||65||60||44||34||25||31||35|
Figure. Causes of death in a sample of deceased adults (N = 3,455) in Addis Ababa, by age, 2006-2009. Causes of death may not total 100% because multiple causes could be recorded for 1 death. The cause of death was ill-defined for 254 adults.
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