Leading Causes of death in Burundi

According to the latest WHO data published in 2017; Causes of death in Burundi, demographic summary, health risks, cancer rank by type, world rankings, health profile in Burundi. What is the leading cause of death in Burundi?

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 124.96 21 11,436 (12.32%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 103.36 8 9,159 (9.87%)
Stroke 101.45 68 4,255 (4.58%)
Coronary Heart Disease 78.73 144 3,163 (3.41%)
Tuberculosis 50.14 32 2,643 (2.85%)
Cervical Cancer 46.35 3 1,218 (1.31%)
Road Traffic Accidents 45.95 5 3,661 (3.94%)
Prostate Cancer 44.14 14 672 (0.72%)
Malaria 42.30 16 5,212 (5.62%)
HIV/AIDS 39.30 35 3,115 (3.36%)
Hypertension 36.00 7 1,436 (1.55%)
Maternal Conditions 31.97 7 3,028 (3.26%)
Liver Disease 31.70 30 1,730 (1.86%)
Lung Disease 27.83 55 1,149 (1.24%)
Malnutrition 27.37 7 3,687 (3.97%)
Diabetes Mellitus 23.45 107 1,041 (1.12%)
Meningitis 23.32 17 2,531 (2.73%)
Other Injuries 22.25 9 2,396 (2.58%)
Low Birth Weight 20.45 21 4,758 (5.13%)
Falls 20.28 5 1,238 (1.33%)
Birth Trauma 19.08 16 4,441 (4.78%)
Anemia 17.59 3 1,393 (1.50%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 16.86 99 534 (0.58%)
Breast Cancer 16.82 90 468 (0.50%)
Congenital Anomalies 14.71 15 2,824 (3.04%)
Asthma 14.12 36 846 (0.91%)
Oesophagus Cancer 14.05 7 614 (0.66%)
Suicide 12.74 46 899 (0.97%)
Endocrine Disorders 12.59 30 1,238 (1.33%)
Drownings 11.42 17 1,484 (1.60%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 11.38 3 555 (0.60%)
Fires 9.27 5 890 (0.96%)
Epilepsy 8.74 5 869 (0.94%)
Kidney Disease 8.58 136 524 (0.56%)
Oral Cancer 7.27 18 363 (0.39%)
Violence 6.84 75 688 (0.74%)
Inflammatory/Heart 5.92 81 368 (0.40%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 5.71 123 287 (0.31%)
Lymphomas 5.42 84 343 (0.37%)
Skin Disease 5.36 19 342 (0.37%)
Liver Cancer 5.27 92 294 (0.32%)
Syphilis 5.00 17 941 (1.01%)
Poisonings 4.74 2 622 (0.67%)
Ovary Cancer 4.66 81 (0.00%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 4.56 43 268 (0.29%)
Stomach Cancer 4.39 115 209 (0.23%)
Tetanus 4.31 7 468 (0.50%)
Schistosomiasis 4.02 21 244 (0.26%)
Other Neoplasms 3.71 52 205 (0.22%)
Leukemia 2.62 138 (0.00%)

Demographic Summary

Burundi
Value World Rank
Population total 11,466,756 77
Sex ratio m / f 0.99 88
Population 0-14 45.6% 7
Population 15-64 51.8% 188
Population 65 + 2.6% 182

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 7.5 78
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D N/D N/D / N/D
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 2.1 8.6 185 / 168
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 2.91 150

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Cervical Cancer 46.35 3
Prostate Cancer 44.14 14
Breast Cancer 16.82 90
Oesophagus Cancer 14.05 7
Oral Cancer 7.27 18
Colon-Rectum Cancers 5.71 123
Liver Cancer 5.27 92
Ovary Cancer 4.66 81
Stomach Cancer 4.39 115

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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.