Leading Causes of death in New Guinea

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Coronary Heart Disease 159.17 40 5,973 (11.65%)
Stroke 138.34 24 4,970 (9.70%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 91.01 38 4,846 (9.45%)
Diabetes Mellitus 77.66 19 2,807 (5.48%)
Tuberculosis 72.15 19 3,008 (5.87%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 51.18 32 2,387 (4.66%)
Kidney Disease 43.15 10 1,623 (3.17%)
Lung Disease 43.02 19 1,435 (2.80%)
Liver Disease 26.33 46 1,184 (2.31%)
Asthma 23.65 9 831 (1.62%)
Cervical Cancer 21.83 25 542 (1.06%)
Hypertension 20.90 51 719 (1.40%)
Road Traffic Accidents 20.89 76 1,284 (2.50%)
Oral Cancer 19.68 1 773 (1.51%)
Prostate Cancer 19.37 69 217 (0.42%)
Breast Cancer 19.04 70 453 (0.88%)
Malaria 18.57 35 1,305 (2.55%)
Low Birth Weight 16.19 40 1,820 (3.55%)
Other Injuries 15.89 31 1,017 (1.98%)
Birth Trauma 13.65 38 1,534 (2.99%)
Violence 12.99 31 933 (1.82%)
HIV/AIDS 12.77 64 872 (1.70%)
Drownings 12.36 11 937 (1.83%)
Suicide 11.83 65 787 (1.54%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 11.47 142 293 (0.57%)
Liver Cancer 11.43 28 559 (1.09%)
Inflammatory/Heart 11.39 22 503 (0.98%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 10.64 4 514 (1.00%)
Congenital Anomalies 9.71 69 1,019 (1.99%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 9.47 15 377 (0.74%)
Lung Cancers 7.83 112 291 (0.57%)
Lymphomas 7.78 19 307 (0.60%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 7.27 100 277 (0.54%)
Stomach Cancer 7.08 70 256 (0.50%)
Endocrine Disorders 6.83 73 315 (0.61%)
Ovary Cancer 6.53 27 156 (0.30%)
Maternal Conditions 6.16 48 452 (0.88%)
Meningitis 4.85 48 404 (0.79%)
Malnutrition 4.74 64 252 (0.49%)
Skin Cancers 4.19 10 172 (0.34%)
Uterin Cancer 4.06 33 (0.00%)
Skin Disease 3.89 44 146 (0.28%)
Leukemia 3.88 93 216 (0.42%)
Falls 3.70 122 173 (0.34%)
Syphilis 3.45 21 371 (0.72%)
Measles 3.21 21 348 (0.68%)
Oesophagus Cancer 2.80 81 (0.00%)
Anemia 2.77 35 134 (0.26%)
Fires 2.12 78 144 (0.28%)
Pertussis 2.07 27 231 (0.45%)

Demographic Summary

New Guinea
Value World Rank
Population total 6,909,701 103
Sex ratio m / f 1.04 21
Population 0-14 33.4% 54
Population 15-64 62.3% 136
Population 65 + 4.3% 128

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 1.2 160
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D N/D N/D / N/D
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 16.6 25.8 98 / 73
Total World Rank
Happiness Score N/D N/D

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Cervical Cancer 21.83 25
Oral Cancer 19.68 1
Prostate Cancer 19.37 69
Breast Cancer 19.04 70
Liver Cancer 11.43 28
Lung Cancers 7.83 112
Colon-Rectum Cancers 7.27 100
Stomach Cancer 7.08 70
Ovary Cancer 6.53 27
Skin Cancers 4.19 10
Uterin Cancer 4.06 33
Oesophagus Cancer 2.80 81

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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.