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Table 13 Annual changes in major causes of death

From: Annual Dialysis Data Report 2014, JSDT Renal Data Registry (JRDR)

Cause of death 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Cardiac failure 29.9 28.2 25.4 24.1 23.9 24.1 24.3 23.2 25.5 25.1 25.0
Infectious disease 12.2 12.6 13.8 14.6 14.9 15.0 16.3 16.6 16.3 15.9 18.5
Malignant tumor 7.4 7.3 7.2 7.7 8.1 7.7 7.6 8.3 8.5 8.5 8.5
Cerebrovascular disease 13.5 14.1 13.5 12.9 12.6 12.1 11.3 11.3 11.6 11.2 10.7
Cardiac infarction 5.7 7.1 7.5 7.4 8.4 7.9 7.4 7.0 7.4 7.4 6.2
Others 4.1 4.5 5.8 6.3 6.7 7.0 7.7 7.9 9.1 9.0 9.7
Unspecified 2.6 2.8 3.2 2.5 3.5 3.9 3.6 8.1 5.7 6.6 5.6
Cause of death 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Cardiac failure 25.1 25.8 24.9 24.0 23.7 23.6 27.0 26.6 27.2 26.8 26.3
Infectious disease 18.8 19.2 19.9 18.9 19.9 20.7 20.3 20.3 20.4 20.8 20.9
Malignant tumor 9.0 9.0 9.2 9.2 9.2 9.4 9.8 9.1 9.1 9.4 9.0
Cerebrovascular disease 10.6 9.8 9.4 8.9 8.6 8.4 8.1 7.7 7.5 7.2 7.1
Cardiac infarction 5.4 5.1 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.0 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.3
Others 10.3 9.1 9.5 9.7 9.7 10.0 6.6 8.4 8.5 8.8 9.3
Unspecified 6.5 7.3 8.3 10.3 10.9 10.6 10.9 10.8 10.5 10.8 11.3