Since 2011, we are developing, together with LargeNetwork, a series of infographics for the science magazine of the Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland (EPFL). This issue visualizes the ways how the Swiss die.
Life Expectancy, Mortality Rate, Child Mortality, Cause of Death, Cancers, Infections, Suicide…: Cardiovascular disease and cancer are now the main causes of death in Switzerland. A century ago, the culprits were tuberculosis and other infectious diseases. This infographic tries to understand how the Swiss die.