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Portugal Health Statistics 2012


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Estatásticas da Saúde 2012
Portugal (PRT)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2012 - 12/2012
Series or system 
Portugal Health Statistics
Data type
  • Discharge
  • Epi surveillance
  • Inpatient
  • Nationally representative
  • Outpatient
  • Subnationally representative

This publication presents health data and tabulations for 2012 comprising nine major categories: hospitals, official clinics, pharmacies and medicines, health professionals licensed to practice, childbirths, mortality, infant mortality, neonatal mortality, and perinatal mortality. Data is dis-aggregated geographically using nomenclature of territorial units for statistical purposes (NUTS) system. The report implements the European shortlist of ICD-10 causes of death.

Alcohol use disorders, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Anemia, Asthma, Beds, Birth asphyxia, Bladder cancer, Blood disorders, Breast cancer, Caesarean section, Cancers, Cardiovascular and circulatory diseases, Cardiovascular surgical procedures, Cerebrovascular diseases, Cervix uteri cancer, Child health care, Child mortality, Cholera, Chronic respiratory diseases, Cirrhosis of the liver, Colon and rectum cancers, Congenital anomalies, Congenital heart anomalies, Corpus uteri cancer, Dentists, Diabetes, Diagnosis, Digestive diseases, Digestive system malformations, Diphtheria, Down's syndrome, Drug use disorders, Echinococcosis, Electrocardiograms, Emergency care, Endocrine disorders, Endoscopy, Falls, General surgery, Gonococcal infections, HIB meningitis, HIV and AIDS, Health care services, Health care use, Health facilities, Hepatitis, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Homicide, Hospitals, Imaging equipment, Infant mortality, Infants, Infectious diseases, Influenza, Intestinal infectious diseases, Ischemic heart disease, Kidney and other urinary organ cancers, Lab personnel, Larynx cancer, Leishmaniasis, Length of stay, Leprosy, Live births, Liver cancer, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Maternal care, Maternal health, Measles, Meningitis, Meningococcal meningitis, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mortality, Mouth cancer, Multiple births, Mumps, Musculoskeletal diseases, Neglected tropical diseases, Neonatal conditions, Neural tube defects, Neurosurgery, Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Nurses, Oesophagus cancer, Orthopedic devices, Outpatient facilities, Ovary cancer, Pancreas cancer, Pediatrics, Peptic ulcer disease, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Physicians, Place of death, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Polio, Pregnancy complications, Prescriptions, Preterm birth complications, Private health facilities, Prostate cancer, Radiation therapy, Rehabilitation, Respiratory infections, Rheumatoid arthritis, Rubella, Salmonella infections, Sepsis, Shigellosis, Skin cancers, Stillbirths, Stomach cancer, Suicide, Syphilis, Tetanus, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Ultrasound, Unintentional injuries, Urinary diseases, Whooping cough, X-rays, Yellow fever