Leading Causes of death in Guyana

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Coronary Heart Disease 207.86 24 1,090 (18.90%)
Stroke 140.94 19 711 (12.33%)
Diabetes Mellitus 98.82 8 540 (9.36%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 56.31 68 306 (5.31%)
Prostate Cancer 44.40 13 89 (1.54%)
Hypertension 43.24 3 225 (3.90%)
Suicide 30.33 2 222 (3.85%)
HIV/AIDS 28.95 41 212 (3.68%)
Lung Disease 25.70 69 126 (2.18%)
Kidney Disease 23.71 45 136 (2.36%)
Liver Disease 23.25 60 154 (2.67%)
Endocrine Disorders 22.92 6 126 (2.18%)
Cervical Cancer 22.73 21 71 (1.23%)
Other Injuries 22.16 10 144 (2.50%)
Breast Cancer 21.40 40 68 (1.18%)
Violence 20.04 18 144 (2.50%)
Low Birth Weight 16.68 39 126 (2.18%)
Tuberculosis 16.15 62 105 (1.82%)
Road Traffic Accidents 15.88 101 118 (2.05%)
Drownings 15.23 4 113 (1.96%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 12.62 62 82 (1.42%)
Congenital Anomalies 12.02 41 91 (1.58%)
Anemia 11.32 15 62 (1.08%)
Birth Trauma 11.15 49 84 (1.46%)
Inflammatory/Heart 10.74 29 66 (1.14%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 7.31 99 37 (0.64%)
Malnutrition 6.91 50 40 (0.69%)
Uterin Cancer 6.51 6 20 (0.35%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 6.32 46 35 (0.61%)
Ovary Cancer 6.11 35 20 (0.35%)
Asthma 4.43 91 26 (0.45%)
Lung Cancers 4.32 138 24 (0.42%)
Liver Cancer 3.92 132 23 (0.40%)
Other Neoplasms 3.88 48 24 (0.42%)
Pancreas Cancer 3.41 96 18 (0.31%)
Epilepsy 3.13 53 21 (0.36%)
Stomach Cancer 3.12 149 16 (0.28%)
Malaria 3.06 44 23 (0.40%)
Alcohol 3.05 33 21 (0.36%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 2.97 173 13 (0.23%)
Fires 2.94 70 21 (0.36%)
Maternal Conditions 2.88 64 21 (0.36%)
Leukemia 2.75 130 20 (0.35%)
Lymphomas 2.31 160 16 (0.28%)
Falls 2.08 168 13 (0.23%)
Encephalitis 1.92 17 14 (0.24%)
Oral Cancer 1.85 134 11 (0.19%)
Drug Use 1.59 70 11 (0.19%)
Meningitis 1.48 84 11 (0.19%)
Syphilis 1.23 51 9 (0.16%)

Demographic Summary

Guyana
Value World Rank
Population total 737,718 160
Sex ratio m / f 1.02 40
Population 0-14 26.2% 94
Population 15-64 67.7% 56
Population 65 + 6.1% 102

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 6.3 95
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D N/D N/D / N/D
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 12.7 27.1 117 / 59
Total World Rank
Happiness Score N/D N/D

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Prostate Cancer 44.40 13
Cervical Cancer 22.73 21
Breast Cancer 21.40 40
Colon-Rectum Cancers 7.31 99
Uterin Cancer 6.51 6
Ovary Cancer 6.11 35
Lung Cancers 4.32 138
Liver Cancer 3.92 132
Pancreas Cancer 3.41 96
Stomach Cancer 3.12 149
Oral Cancer 1.85 134

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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.