Alcohol in Sri Lanka

Alcohol in Sri Lanka
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 317 (0.25%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 1.40
  • Cause of death world rank: 104.
  • Alcohol, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 317 deaths in Sri Lanka. That’s about 1 of every 400 deaths in Sri Lanka.
  • About 1 people die of Alcohol each day, an average of 1 death every 28 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 22,409,381 56
Sex ratio m / f 0.96 148
Population 0-14 24.1% 113
Population 15-64 66.3% 74
Population 65 + 9.7% 66

Alcohol


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 El Salvador El Salvador 17.56
2 Russia Russia 14.87
3 Estonia Estonia 12.31
4 Guatemala Guatemala 10.60
5 Nicaragua Nicaragua 8.70
6 Latvia Latvia 8.27
7 Lithuania Lithuania 8.26
8 Belarus Belarus 8.18
9 Denmark Denmark 7.51
10 Finland Finland 7.47
11 Mongolia Mongolia 7.27
12 Moldova Moldova 7.02
13 Poland Poland 6.25
14 Ukraine Ukraine 6.00
16 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 5.75
18 Haiti Haiti 4.36
19 Bolivia Bolivia 4.35
20 Germany Germany 4.05
21 Brazil Brazil 4.03
22 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 4.01
23 France France 3.89
24 Maldives Maldives 3.88
25 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 3.45
27 Myanmar Myanmar 3.36
26 Norway Norway 3.36
28 Croatia Croatia 3.27
Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this data.