Leading Causes of death in Peru

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 90.30 39 24,623 (16.78%)
Coronary Heart Disease 74.12 151 19,965 (13.61%)
Stroke 37.59 151 10,241 (6.98%)
Liver Disease 27.83 39 7,611 (5.19%)
Kidney Disease 27.10 35 7,364 (5.02%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 26.28 37 6,958 (4.74%)
Diabetes Mellitus 19.63 115 5,269 (3.59%)
Prostate Cancer 19.44 68 2,300 (1.57%)
Lung Disease 17.69 134 4,757 (3.24%)
Violence 14.65 25 4,572 (3.12%)
Stomach Cancer 14.21 24 3,823 (2.61%)
Road Traffic Accidents 14.01 110 4,159 (2.84%)
Other Injuries 11.77 56 3,538 (2.41%)
Cervical Cancer 11.61 72 1,699 (1.16%)
Lung Cancers 10.22 101 2,751 (1.88%)
Congenital Anomalies 8.99 81 2,998 (2.04%)
Breast Cancer 8.76 167 1,281 (0.87%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 7.41 97 1,982 (1.35%)
Tuberculosis 7.07 86 1,980 (1.35%)
Liver Cancer 6.68 66 1,811 (1.23%)
Malnutrition 6.15 52 1,709 (1.16%)
Low Birth Weight 6.03 104 2,054 (1.40%)
Suicide 5.99 138 1,825 (1.24%)
Lymphomas 5.46 83 1,491 (1.02%)
HIV/AIDS 5.24 86 1,589 (1.08%)
Pancreas Cancer 5.03 68 1,346 (0.92%)
Falls 4.72 102 1,317 (0.90%)
Drownings 4.08 90 1,241 (0.85%)
Leukemia 3.71 102 1,085 (0.74%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 3.56 91 1,084 (0.74%)
Ovary Cancer 3.36 131 491 (0.33%)
Hypertension 3.34 166 909 (0.62%)
Inflammatory/Heart 3.31 151 944 (0.64%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 2.72 97 738 (0.50%)
Drug Use 2.34 46 689 (0.47%)
Birth Trauma 2.27 108 773 (0.53%)
Endocrine Disorders 2.03 161 582 (0.40%)
Fires 1.65 92 482 (0.33%)
Skin Cancers 1.50 91 403 (0.27%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 1.50 106 416 (0.28%)
Other Neoplasms 1.49 136 413 (0.28%)
Bladder Cancer 1.47 122 392 (0.27%)
Skin Disease 1.45 101 399 (0.27%)
Maternal Conditions 1.41 84 451 (0.31%)
Alcohol 1.41 103 401 (0.27%)
Oesophagus Cancer 1.27 140 339 (0.23%)
Meningitis 1.26 90 389 (0.27%)
Encephalitis 1.24 49 383 (0.26%)
Asthma 1.18 138 (0.00%)
Epilepsy 1.16 139 353 (0.24%)

Demographic Summary

Peru
Value World Rank
Population total 31,036,656 43
Sex ratio m / f 0.97 133
Population 0-14 26.3% 93
Population 15-64 66.3% 73
Population 65 + 7.4% 87

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 6.3 94
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D 5.9 N/D / 77
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 15.2 24.2 108 / 88
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 5.66 63

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Prostate Cancer 19.44 68
Stomach Cancer 14.21 24
Cervical Cancer 11.61 72
Lung Cancers 10.22 101
Breast Cancer 8.76 167
Colon-Rectum Cancers 7.41 97
Liver Cancer 6.68 66
Pancreas Cancer 5.03 68
Ovary Cancer 3.36 131
Skin Cancers 1.50 91
Bladder Cancer 1.47 122
Oesophagus Cancer 1.27 140

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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.