Leading Causes of death in Guatemala

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Coronary Heart Disease 84.30 138 8,290 (10.75%)
Diabetes Mellitus 70.71 23 6,940 (9.00%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 66.66 60 8,091 (10.49%)
Stroke 41.02 147 4,118 (5.34%)
Violence 39.85 7 5,917 (7.67%)
Kidney Disease 35.03 16 3,637 (4.71%)
Liver Disease 31.71 29 3,347 (4.34%)
Other Injuries 29.72 5 3,881 (5.03%)
Road Traffic Accidents 22.55 64 3,253 (4.22%)
Lung Disease 21.20 101 2,113 (2.74%)
Stomach Cancer 17.97 6 1,794 (2.33%)
Malnutrition 17.91 18 2,161 (2.80%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 17.54 59 2,470 (3.20%)
Prostate Cancer 16.66 88 723 (0.94%)
Liver Cancer 14.86 20 1,477 (1.91%)
Alcohol 10.60 4 1,195 (1.55%)
Cervical Cancer 10.22 77 569 (0.74%)
HIV/AIDS 8.74 74 1,221 (1.58%)
Congenital Anomalies 8.20 97 1,820 (2.36%)
Low Birth Weight 7.64 87 1,802 (2.34%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 7.59 30 771 (1.00%)
Hypertension 7.50 137 736 (0.95%)
Birth Trauma 7.00 68 1,651 (2.14%)
Breast Cancer 6.60 174 370 (0.48%)
Uterin Cancer 6.53 5 363 (0.47%)
Endocrine Disorders 5.36 93 642 (0.83%)
Leukemia 4.35 65 609 (0.79%)
Lung Cancers 4.14 140 418 (0.54%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 3.80 158 381 (0.49%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 3.61 171 347 (0.45%)
Other Neoplasms 3.53 61 369 (0.48%)
Asthma 3.34 99 360 (0.47%)
Tuberculosis 3.20 103 382 (0.50%)
Anemia 2.81 34 306 (0.40%)
Suicide 2.74 174 401 (0.52%)
Maternal Conditions 2.54 72 396 (0.51%)
Drownings 2.41 114 383 (0.50%)
Epilepsy 2.37 66 344 (0.45%)
Pancreas Cancer 2.37 112 232 (0.30%)
Lymphomas 1.90 170 206 (0.27%)
Skin Cancers 1.88 67 185 (0.24%)
Drug Use 1.85 61 244 (0.32%)
Ovary Cancer 1.72 177 (0.00%)
Inflammatory/Heart 1.57 180 203 (0.26%)
Oesophagus Cancer 1.52 125 148 (0.19%)
Meningitis 1.48 83 255 (0.33%)
Poisonings 1.41 64 202 (0.26%)
Oral Cancer 1.28 163 130 (0.17%)
Parkinson's Disease 1.21 77 117 (0.15%)
Syphilis 0.93 61 210 (0.27%)

Demographic Summary

Guatemala
Value World Rank
Population total 15,460,732 69
Sex ratio m / f 0.97 121
Population 0-14 34.5% 51
Population 15-64 61.0% 145
Population 65 + 4.5% 120

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 2.4 142
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D N/D N/D / N/D
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 15.1 26.4 109 / 67
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 6.38 29

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Stomach Cancer 17.97 6
Prostate Cancer 16.66 88
Liver Cancer 14.86 20
Cervical Cancer 10.22 77
Breast Cancer 6.60 174
Uterin Cancer 6.53 5
Lung Cancers 4.14 140
Colon-Rectum Cancers 3.80 158
Pancreas Cancer 2.37 112
Skin Cancers 1.88 67
Ovary Cancer 1.72 177
Oesophagus Cancer 1.52 125
Oral Cancer 1.28 163

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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.