Endocrine Disorders in Ghana

Endocrine Disorders in Ghana
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 5,409 (2.57%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 21.56
  • Cause of death world rank: 7.
  • Endocrine Disorders, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 5,409 deaths in Ghana. That’s about 1 of every 39 deaths in Ghana.
  • About 15 people die of Endocrine Disorders each day, an average of 1 death every 98 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 27,499,924 49
Sex ratio m / f 0.97 118
Population 0-14 38.0% 42
Population 15-64 57.7% 153
Population 65 + 4.3% 131

Endocrine Disorders


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 31.10
2 Angola Angola 28.04
3 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 26.37
5 Uganda Uganda 23.39
6 Guyana Guyana 22.92
7 Ghana Ghana 21.56
8 DR Congo DR Congo 20.11
9 Central Africa Central Africa 20.08
10 Nigeria Nigeria 19.56
11 Belize Belize 18.73
12 Barbados Barbados 18.64
13 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 18.08
14 Mozambique Mozambique 17.59
15 Togo Togo 16.39
17 Bahamas Bahamas 16.22
18 Guinea Guinea 15.76
20 Benin Benin 14.64
23 Cameroon Cameroon 13.73
24 Zambia Zambia 13.71
26 Trinidad/Tob. Trinidad/Tob. 13.50
27 Egypt Egypt 13.19
28 Bahrain Bahrain 12.99
29 Tanzania Tanzania 12.95
30 Burundi Burundi 12.59
31 Comoros Comoros 12.54
32 Djibouti Djibouti 12.22
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.