Leading Causes of death in Laos

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Coronary Heart Disease 167.41 37 5,769 (13.49%)
Stroke 122.62 37 4,273 (9.99%)
Tuberculosis 81.41 15 3,498 (8.18%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 75.10 53 3,930 (9.19%)
Liver Cancer 57.85 2 2,156 (5.04%)
Lung Disease 36.62 28 1,246 (2.91%)
Diabetes Mellitus 36.15 65 1,285 (3.01%)
Kidney Disease 31.49 23 1,219 (2.85%)
Asthma 25.96 6 1,018 (2.38%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 22.48 54 1,661 (3.88%)
Liver Disease 21.59 66 902 (2.11%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 20.64 66 624 (1.46%)
Birth Trauma 17.52 23 1,659 (3.88%)
Hypertension 17.05 62 595 (1.39%)
Low Birth Weight 16.92 35 1,602 (3.75%)
Road Traffic Accidents 16.13 99 1,020 (2.39%)
Suicide 13.93 38 837 (1.96%)
Lung Cancers 13.86 86 516 (1.21%)
Drownings 11.32 18 834 (1.95%)
Other Injuries 10.84 65 721 (1.69%)
Congenital Anomalies 10.55 56 949 (2.22%)
Breast Cancer 10.53 151 240 (0.56%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 8.08 90 300 (0.70%)
Cervical Cancer 7.94 93 173 (0.40%)
Maternal Conditions 7.20 46 460 (1.08%)
HIV/AIDS 7.10 81 402 (0.94%)
Falls 7.02 66 328 (0.77%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 6.91 36 256 (0.60%)
Violence 6.57 81 467 (1.09%)
Inflammatory/Heart 5.88 83 282 (0.66%)
Endocrine Disorders 5.46 92 276 (0.65%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 5.13 33 257 (0.60%)
Ovary Cancer 4.86 74 106 (0.25%)
Fires 4.62 47 288 (0.67%)
Lymphomas 4.57 105 184 (0.43%)
Oral Cancer 4.40 54 168 (0.39%)
Meningitis 4.28 54 297 (0.69%)
Leukemia 3.83 97 202 (0.47%)
Prostate Cancer 3.75 169 (0.00%)
Malnutrition 3.36 73 183 (0.43%)
Alcohol 2.69 44 131 (0.31%)
Stomach Cancer 2.47 167 95 (0.22%)
Pertussis 2.28 18 214 (0.50%)
Epilepsy 1.77 90 111 (0.26%)
Bladder Cancer 1.61 111 56 (0.13%)
Other Neoplasms 1.56 129 67 (0.16%)
Uterin Cancer 1.44 119 (0.00%)
Encephalitis 1.29 46 80 (0.19%)
Poisonings 1.24 72 88 (0.21%)
Pancreas Cancer 1.14 155 (0.00%)

Demographic Summary

Laos
Value World Rank
Population total 7,126,706 99
Sex ratio m / f 0.99 98
Population 0-14 32.8% 59
Population 15-64 63.4% 126
Population 65 + 3.9% 145

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 10.4 37
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 56.6 9.1 7 / 62
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 3.7 6.7 167 / 180
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 4.62 104

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Liver Cancer 57.85 2
Lung Cancers 13.86 86
Breast Cancer 10.53 151
Colon-Rectum Cancers 8.08 90
Cervical Cancer 7.94 93
Ovary Cancer 4.86 74
Oral Cancer 4.40 54
Prostate Cancer 3.75 169
Stomach Cancer 2.47 167
Bladder Cancer 1.61 111
Uterin Cancer 1.44 119
Pancreas Cancer 1.14 155

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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.