Leading Causes of death in El Salvador

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Coronary Heart Disease 103.39 112 6,307 (17.12%)
Violence 62.82 2 3,869 (10.50%)
Kidney Disease 62.37 2 3,678 (9.98%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 42.07 82 2,579 (7.00%)
Diabetes Mellitus 33.62 75 1,979 (5.37%)
Stroke 30.39 163 1,856 (5.04%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 25.49 39 1,630 (4.42%)
Liver Disease 25.06 52 1,429 (3.88%)
Road Traffic Accidents 19.50 83 1,163 (3.16%)
Alcohol 17.56 1 979 (2.66%)
Prostate Cancer 17.05 85 466 (1.27%)
Stomach Cancer 15.37 18 928 (2.52%)
Lung Disease 13.86 153 863 (2.34%)
Cervical Cancer 12.32 69 398 (1.08%)
Suicide 11.06 76 678 (1.84%)
Breast Cancer 9.16 164 295 (0.80%)
Congenital Anomalies 8.87 82 529 (1.44%)
Hypertension 8.64 128 528 (1.43%)
HIV/AIDS 7.71 78 436 (1.18%)
Liver Cancer 7.69 51 458 (1.24%)
Falls 7.53 60 458 (1.24%)
Other Injuries 6.97 108 416 (1.13%)
Low Birth Weight 6.15 101 361 (0.98%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 6.01 117 365 (0.99%)
Lung Cancers 5.94 129 355 (0.96%)
Uterin Cancer 5.74 11 192 (0.52%)
Malnutrition 5.35 57 329 (0.89%)
Drownings 5.09 73 316 (0.86%)
Leukemia 4.90 34 296 (0.80%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 4.49 81 268 (0.73%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 4.28 70 259 (0.70%)
Pancreas Cancer 4.11 81 246 (0.67%)
Asthma 3.03 105 185 (0.50%)
Ovary Cancer 2.97 147 96 (0.26%)
Inflammatory/Heart 2.49 166 148 (0.40%)
Birth Trauma 2.39 106 140 (0.38%)
Tuberculosis 1.96 116 118 (0.32%)
Meningitis 1.91 76 115 (0.31%)
Lymphomas 1.82 173 108 (0.29%)
Endocrine Disorders 1.64 165 98 (0.27%)
Skin Disease 1.60 95 98 (0.27%)
Oesophagus Cancer 1.47 131 90 (0.24%)
Oral Cancer 1.46 153 88 (0.24%)
Epilepsy 1.23 135 74 (0.20%)
Appendicitis 1.04 56 63 (0.17%)
Fires 1.04 119 63 (0.17%)
Skin Cancers 0.98 127 60 (0.16%)
Maternal Conditions 0.80 103 50 (0.14%)
Bladder Cancer 0.77 166 47 (0.13%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 0.72 152 (0.00%)

Demographic Summary

El Salvador
Value World Rank
Population total 6,172,011 106
Sex ratio m / f 0.93 182
Population 0-14 25.9% 96
Population 15-64 66.6% 68
Population 65 + 7.5% 84

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 3.7 126
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D N/D N/D / N/D
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 18.9 28.9 84 / 52
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 6.17 39

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Prostate Cancer 17.05 85
Stomach Cancer 15.37 18
Cervical Cancer 12.32 69
Breast Cancer 9.16 164
Liver Cancer 7.69 51
Colon-Rectum Cancers 6.01 117
Lung Cancers 5.94 129
Uterin Cancer 5.74 11
Pancreas Cancer 4.11 81
Ovary Cancer 2.97 147
Oesophagus Cancer 1.47 131
Oral Cancer 1.46 153
Skin Cancers 0.98 127
Bladder Cancer 0.77 166

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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.