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Table 4 Monthly distribution of place of non-trauma deaths among adults (>19 years) in Gaza

From: The mortality in Gaza in July—September 2014: a retrospective chart-review study

  Total July August September
Place of death 2013 2014 2013 2014 2013 2014 2013 2014
Number of deaths 859 925 293 306 299 345 267 274
Hospital ward (%) 71.5 51.2 70.9 42.9 72.2 52.5 71.3 59.1
Dead at arrivala (%) 7.0 37.5 10.6 43.1 4.9 36.8 5.2 32.1
At home (%) 18.2 10.6 17.1 14.1 18.0 10.7 19.9 6.6
Unknown (%) 3.3 0.6 1.4 0.0 4.9 0.0 3.7 2.2
  1. aIncludes both cases that arrived the hospital dead and those who died in the emergency room upon arrival