Cause-of-death distributions and mortality trends in Turkey between 2009 and 2017

Teker A. G., Emecen A. N., ERGÖR G.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.38, no.2, pp.121-127, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/balkanmedj.galenos.2020.2020.4.200
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS), CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.121-127
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Making the right decisions in the field of public health depends on the reliable recording of statistical data such as death and birth. There have been radical changes and innovations in the death registration since 2009 in Turkey to improve reporting.