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Coronavirus third leading cause of death in Sweden last year

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  • Covid-19 was the third leading cause of death in Sweden last year, behind cardiovascular disease and cancer.
  • The finding is from a new report from the National Board of Health and Welfare released on Friday.
  • The report also says that Sweden's excess mortality rate last year was higher than any neighboring country but lower when compared to most other EU countries.