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Table 5 Liver cirrhosis, liver cancer, and acute hepatitis deaths and mortality rates in Sub-Saharan Africa in years 1990 and 2010

From: Liver cirrhosis mortality in 187 countries between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis

Region Liver cirrhosis Liver cancer Acute hepatitis
  1990 2010 1990 2010 1990 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa, Central 6,588(12.3) 11,549(12) 2,395(4.5) 3,912(4) 1,966(3.7) 2,539(2.6)
Sub-Saharan Africa, East 27,613(13.3) 40,219(11.3) 7,458(3.6) 12,889(3.6) 10,296(5) 15,986(4.5)
Sub-Saharan Africa, Southern 3,397(6.5) 6,227(8.8) 2,524(4.8) 2,493(3.5) 794(1.5) 829(1.2)
Sub-Saharan Africa, West 26,736(13.3) 44,892(13.4) 20,024(10) 25,705(7.7) 18,984(9.4) 19,133(5.7)
Sub-Saharan Africa 64,334(12.5) 102,887(12) 32,401(6.3) 44,999(5.2) 32,040(6.2) 38,487(4.5)
  1. In parentheses, mortality rate (per 100,000).