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Philippines Health Statistics 2004


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1954 - 12/2004
Series or system 
Philippines Health Statistics Reports
Data type

This report is a summary of the data on fertility, morbidity and mortality, gathered in 2004 by the National Statistics Office (NSO) and the Field Health Services System (FHSIS). Annual figures for population, mortality, and infant mortality are given by sex and age, and at national, regional, and provincial levels. For the ten leading causes of morbidity and mortality, the figures and rates are given for 2004 as well as for the 5-year average (1999-2003). Ten leading causes of child mortality in three age groups (1-4, 5-9, and 10-14) and fetal deaths by cause, type of attendance, and birth weight are included.

Abortion, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Amoebiasis, Aortic aneurysm, Breast cancer, Cancers, Causes of death, Cerebrovascular diseases, Cervix uteri cancer, Child anthropometry, Cholera, Cirrhosis of the liver, Colon and rectum cancers, Congenital anomalies, Dengue, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Digestive diseases, Digestive system malformations, Diphtheria, Disasters, Encephalitis, Epilepsy, Fertility, Gall bladder and bile duct disease, Gonococcal infections, HIV and AIDS, Heart disease, Hepatitis A, Hyperplasia of prostate, Hypertension, Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, Idiopathic intellectual disability, Infant mortality, Infectious diseases, Influenza, Inguinal and femoral hernia, Intentional injuries, Intestinal infectious diseases, Ischemic heart disease, Larynx cancer, Leprosy, Leukemia, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Malnutrition, Maternal age, Maternal mortality, Measles, Meningitis, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mortality, Musculoskeletal diseases, Neglected tropical diseases, Oesophagus cancer, Otitis media, Ovary cancer, Pancreatitis, Parkinson's disease, Pneumococcal pneumonia, Poisonings, Polio, Population, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy complications, Prostate cancer, Rabies, Rheumatic heart disease, Salmonella infections, Schistosomiasis, Self-inflicted injuries, Shigellosis, Skilled birth attendants, Skin diseases, Stillbirths, Stomach cancer, Syphilis, Tetanus, Trachea, bronchus, and lung cancers, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unintentional injuries, Varicella, Vascular insufficiency of intestine, Whooping cough, Abortive outcome
Suggested citation 
Department of Health (Philippines). Philippines Health Statistics 2004. Manila, Philippines: Department of Health (Philippines).