Leading Causes of death in Niger

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 165.84 6 27,892 (17.32%)
Coronary Heart Disease 116.43 91 7,666 (4.76%)
Stroke 114.59 52 8,064 (5.01%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 89.68 13 16,180 (10.05%)
Tuberculosis 41.33 42 3,842 (2.39%)
Liver Disease 39.80 20 3,568 (2.22%)
Road Traffic Accidents 35.37 25 5,648 (3.51%)
Malaria 31.54 27 10,561 (6.56%)
Maternal Conditions 30.76 9 4,531 (2.81%)
Meningitis 27.64 9 6,780 (4.21%)
HIV/AIDS 26.40 46 3,531 (2.19%)
Diabetes Mellitus 25.99 98 1,860 (1.15%)
Lung Disease 24.86 74 1,681 (1.04%)
Malnutrition 24.01 12 7,053 (4.38%)
Low Birth Weight 20.03 22 9,370 (5.82%)
Other Injuries 19.76 20 3,471 (2.16%)
Birth Trauma 17.35 25 8,118 (5.04%)
Asthma 16.37 27 1,333 (0.83%)
Breast Cancer 15.11 114 765 (0.47%)
Kidney Disease 14.94 90 1,374 (0.85%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 14.66 123 804 (0.50%)
Hypertension 12.76 98 886 (0.55%)
Falls 12.60 31 1,133 (0.70%)
Congenital Anomalies 10.95 49 4,157 (2.58%)
Violence 10.87 42 1,984 (1.23%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 9.19 16 808 (0.50%)
Prostate Cancer 9.11 140 243 (0.15%)
Endocrine Disorders 8.98 53 2,032 (1.26%)
Drownings 8.26 30 1,917 (1.19%)
Suicide 8.19 119 822 (0.51%)
Cervical Cancer 7.25 103 345 (0.21%)
Ovary Cancer 6.60 23 306 (0.19%)
Fires 5.72 39 928 (0.58%)
Liver Cancer 5.68 85 563 (0.35%)
Measles 5.16 15 2,308 (1.43%)
Schistosomiasis 4.50 15 398 (0.25%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 4.37 143 415 (0.26%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 4.32 49 374 (0.23%)
Inflammatory/Heart 3.75 143 362 (0.22%)
Epilepsy 3.43 49 474 (0.29%)
Poisonings 2.93 19 711 (0.44%)
Oral Cancer 2.45 105 226 (0.14%)
Pertussis 2.35 17 1,033 (0.64%)
Anemia 2.34 39 262 (0.16%)
Appendicitis 2.28 9 296 (0.18%)
Syphilis 2.23 37 891 (0.55%)
Hepatitis B 2.11 25 221 (0.14%)
Skin Disease 2.06 81 (0.00%)
Tetanus 1.92 26 424 (0.26%)
Stomach Cancer 1.90 176 (0.00%)

Demographic Summary

Niger
Value World Rank
Population total 19,245,344 59
Sex ratio m / f 1.01 54
Population 0-14 49.0% 1
Population 15-64 48.4% 194
Population 65 + 2.6% 181

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 0.5 174
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 18.6 0.2 113 / 129
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 2.5 8.7 182 / 167
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 4.17 128

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Breast Cancer 15.11 114
Prostate Cancer 9.11 140
Cervical Cancer 7.25 103
Ovary Cancer 6.60 23
Liver Cancer 5.68 85
Colon-Rectum Cancers 4.37 143
Oral Cancer 2.45 105
Stomach Cancer 1.90 176

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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.