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Table 2 Proportion of patients according to place of death and gender, 2007-2011

From: Place of death and health care utilization for people in the last 6 months of life in Switzerland: a retrospective analysis using administrative data

  Place of death   
  Home Hospital Nursing home
n 15,597 22,532 20,603
proportion .266 .384 .351
Males    
Mean age 70.7 75.2 84.8
n 9,007 11,787 6,436
in% .153 .201 .110
Females    
Mean age 77.07 77.8 88.0
n 6,590 10,745 14,167
in% .112 .183 .241