Leading Causes of death in Viet Nam

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

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank Deaths (%)
Stroke 115.38 50 98,253 (19.46%)
Coronary Heart Disease 68.84 160 58,452 (11.58%)
Liver Cancer 29.96 3 27,249 (5.40%)
Lung Disease 26.26 64 22,015 (4.36%)
Lung Cancers 24.73 37 21,667 (4.29%)
Diabetes Mellitus 24.22 104 20,462 (4.05%)
Road Traffic Accidents 23.60 62 22,468 (4.45%)
Influenza and Pneumonia 23.39 117 20,007 (3.96%)
Alzheimers/Dementia 20.18 69 16,844 (3.34%)
Liver Disease 17.85 80 16,269 (3.22%)
Tuberculosis 16.96 61 15,252 (3.02%)
Kidney Disease 16.25 82 13,952 (2.76%)
Stomach Cancer 15.11 21 13,318 (2.64%)
Falls 14.26 20 12,303 (2.44%)
Congenital Anomalies 10.25 62 9,000 (1.78%)
Hypertension 10.11 112 8,634 (1.71%)
Asthma 9.19 68 7,832 (1.55%)
Low Birth Weight 9.08 76 7,936 (1.57%)
HIV/AIDS 8.92 72 8,944 (1.77%)
Suicide 7.27 126 6,910 (1.37%)
Drownings 7.01 45 6,303 (1.25%)
Other Injuries 6.57 115 6,065 (1.20%)
Cervical Cancer 6.42 110 3,214 (0.64%)
Breast Cancer 6.32 176 3,164 (0.63%)
Endocrine Disorders 6.21 82 5,532 (1.10%)
Colon-Rectum Cancers 5.87 120 5,162 (1.02%)
Oral Cancer 5.28 34 4,737 (0.94%)
Diarrhoeal diseases 4.71 78 4,057 (0.80%)
Leukemia 4.66 46 4,317 (0.86%)
Inflammatory/Heart 3.89 136 3,417 (0.68%)
Violence 3.74 116 3,634 (0.72%)
Peptic Ulcer Disease 3.51 83 2,992 (0.59%)
Birth Trauma 3.04 89 2,659 (0.53%)
Uterin Cancer 2.92 58 1,467 (0.29%)
Prostate Cancer 2.48 174 786 (0.16%)
Epilepsy 2.35 67 2,194 (0.43%)
Lymphomas 1.75 176 1,580 (0.31%)
Rheumatic Heart Disease 1.55 105 1,361 (0.27%)
Oesophagus Cancer 1.53 123 1,346 (0.27%)
Encephalitis 1.49 35 1,329 (0.26%)
Skin Disease 1.39 104 1,205 (0.24%)
Other Neoplasms 1.09 158 948 (0.19%)
Alcohol 0.96 129 924 (0.18%)
Poisonings 0.95 82 904 (0.18%)
Ovary Cancer 0.90 182 (0.00%)
Drug Use 0.84 124 817 (0.16%)
Maternal Conditions 0.83 102 832 (0.16%)
Pancreas Cancer 0.77 168 684 (0.14%)
Meningitis 0.75 111 682 (0.14%)
Parkinson's Disease 0.55 152 461 (0.09%)

Demographic Summary

Viet Nam
Value World Rank
Population total 96,160,163 15
Sex ratio m / f 1.00 64
Population 0-14 23.6% 116
Population 15-64 70.3% 20
Population 65 + 6.1% 100

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 8.3 64
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 47.1 1.3 23 / 114
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 1.6 2.6 190 / 190
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 5.10 91

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Liver Cancer 29.96 3
Lung Cancers 24.73 37
Stomach Cancer 15.11 21
Cervical Cancer 6.42 110
Breast Cancer 6.32 176
Colon-Rectum Cancers 5.87 120
Oral Cancer 5.28 34
Uterin Cancer 2.92 58
Prostate Cancer 2.48 174
Oesophagus Cancer 1.53 123
Ovary Cancer 0.90 182
Pancreas Cancer 0.77 168

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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.