Australia: Leading causes of death by age group

A very interesting piece of information on an unpleasant topic, produced by the Australian Government – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Leading underlying causes of death in Australia by age group for the period 2012 to 2014:

 

The below are payout figures made by various Life insurance companies.

Death benefit paid by an insurance company:

For period Jan-2011 to Dec-2016: by Age Group
Up to 3536 to 4546 to 5555 to 65Over 65Total
$17.6m$61.2m$155.6m$169.2m$79.3m$482.9m

 

Death benefit paid by other insurance companies:

CompanyYearTotal
12014$127m
22014$98m
32016$60m

 

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