Appendix table 2. Deaths from accidents by external cause and deaths from alcohol intoxication 2013

External cause Deaths from accidents Of which under alcohol intoxication
Persons %
Accidental deaths (excl. poisonings) 1 951 355 18,2
Transport accidents 281 57 20,3
Falls 1 113 119 10,7
Drowning 168 72 42,9
Eating, inhalation of food (W79) 58 15 25,9
Heat of sauna (W92) 44 23 52,3
Fire (X00–X09) 47 26 55,3
Natural cold (X31) 64 25 39,1
Other accident 176 18 10,2

Source: Causes of death, Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 30.12.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Causes of death [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5078. 2013, Appendix table 2. Deaths from accidents by external cause and deaths from alcohol intoxication 2013 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.6.2019].
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