Table 3

DALY rates and per cent of change* of falls in the elderly (70+ years) per 100 000 by country, 1990–2017

CountryDALY rate† per 100 000 in 1990Rank number DALY rate 1990‡Per cent of change (%)* (1990–2017)
Andorra1950
(1511–2441)
1521.2
Austria3103
(2601–3734)
4−21.0
Belgium2257
(1824–2807)
934.0
Cyprus1959
(1554–2425)
14−11.0
Denmark3785
(3260–4438)
2−42.9
Finland2848
(2364–3456)
610.0
France3326
(2774–4006)
3−15.5
Germany2328
(1910–2848)
82.5
Greece1535
(1205–1937)
20−11.7
Iceland1965
(1584–2434)
1310.9
Ireland1755
(1424–2170)
17−0.2
Israel1396
(1123–1738)
217.6
Italy2183
(1800–2668)
10−12.2
Luxembourg2412
(1961–2960)
711.1
Malta2119
(1730–2568)
115.4
Netherlands1872
(1537–2274)
1632.8
Norway3088
(2566–3710)
51.2
Portugal1578
(1275–1958)
19−15.4
Spain1372
(1068–1749)
2222.1
Sweden2110
(1724–2584)
1218.7
Switzerland4095
(3451–4853)
1−24.7
UK1582
(1260–1979)
1829.0
  • *The percent of change is the percentage change in DALY rate in the period from 1990 to 2017. A positive percentage of change indicates an increase; a negative percentage of change indicates a decrease.

  • †The 70+ DALY rates by country were age standardised within the 70+age group.

  • ‡Rank numbers based on values from highest 1 to lowest 22