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Coffee & Health
Cardiovascular health

Global prevalence

Coronary heart disease (CHD) and cerebrovascular disease are the most common causes of CVD deaths across the world

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  • Together, coronary heart disease (CHD) and cerebrovascular disease account for 1.8 million and 1.1 million deaths, respectively2
  • In Europe, CVD - principally coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke - is the main cause of death, accounting for 45% of all deaths (49% in women and 40% in men)74
  • Overall, CVD is estimated to cost the EU economy €210 billion every year. Of the total cost of CVD in the EU, around 53% are healthcare costs, 26% are productivity losses, and 21% are costs associated with informal care of people with CVD74

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