Bladder Cancer in South Africa

Bladder Cancer in South Africa
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 825 (0.16%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 2.27
  • Cause of death world rank: 77.
  • Bladder Cancer, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 825 deaths in South Africa. That’s about 1 of every 625 deaths in South Africa.
  • About 3 people die of Bladder Cancer each day, an average of 1 death every 11 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 54,841,552 25
Sex ratio m / f 0.98 106
Population 0-14 28.3% 78
Population 15-64 66.1% 80
Population 65 + 5.7% 106

Bladder Cancer


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Egypt Egypt 7.98
2 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 7.71
3 Iraq Iraq 7.39
4 Turkey Turkey 6.97
5 Syria Syria 6.58
6 Lebanon Lebanon 6.33
7 Malawi Malawi 5.64
8 Latvia Latvia 5.40
9 Spain Spain 5.35
10 Mali Mali 5.32
11 Croatia Croatia 5.28
12 Hungary Hungary 4.83
14 Serbia Serbia 4.79
13 Poland Poland 4.79
15 Denmark Denmark 4.76
16 Iran Iran 4.66
18 Uruguay Uruguay 4.55
19 Slovakia Slovakia 4.55
20 United Kingdom United Kingdom 4.50
21 Montenegro Montenegro 4.41
22 Belgium Belgium 4.34
23 France France 4.31
24 Albania Albania 4.30
25 Libya Libya 4.29
26 Romania Romania 4.27
28 Greece Greece 4.26
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.