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Table 3 Characteristics of study population of deceased documented migrantsa and Belgians in the Brussels-Capital Region (period 2005–2010)

From: Counting the non-existing: causes of death of undocumented migrants in Brussels-Capital Region (Belgium), 2005–2010

Deceased documented migrantsa
  Men Women Total
n % n % n %
 Sex Determinable 2051 59.5 1399 40.5 3450 100
 Country of origin Morocco 693 33.8 463 33.1 1156 33.5
Algeria 46 2.2 24 1.7 70 2.0
Congo 52 2.6 42 3.0 94 2.7
Other 1260 61.4 870 62.2 2130 61.8
Total 2051 100.0 1399 100.0 3450 100.0
  n Years n Years n Years
 Age at death Mean 2051 66.9 1399 71.2 3450 68.6
Std deviation   16.0   15.8   16.0
Deceased Belgians
  Men Women Total
n % n % n %
 Sex Determinable 21,440 44.2 27,021 55.8 48,511 100
  n Years n Years n Years
 Age at death Mean 21,440 74.7 27,021 81.4 48,511 78.5
Std deviation   14.2   12.9   13.9
  1. aFrom same countries as deceased undocumented migrants