Premature mortality by cause, 2009-2012 (average annual Aged Standardised Rates by 100,000)

Source: Public Health Information Development Unit <>
Note 1: Age-standardized mortality rates are used to compare the mortality rates of the populations without being affected by the difference in age distributions from country to country.
Note 2: No results were available for the Barkly Shire in relation to deaths from chronic pulmonary disease, cerecrovascular diseases, breast cancer and colorectal cancer.