Problem

Avoidable deaths

Other Names:
Preventable death
Incidence:

One type of potentially avoidable deaths are deaths below the age of 75 from conditions that are potentially preventable through primary or hospital care. The rates are a useful indicator of how well health systems are performing.

Broader Problems:
Human death
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
12.10.2019 – 22:11 CEST