Inflammatory/Heart in South Africa

Inflammatory/Heart in South Africa
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 5,755 (1.15%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 14.65
  • Cause of death world rank: 12.
  • Inflammatory/Heart, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 5,755 deaths in South Africa. That’s about 1 of every 87 deaths in South Africa.
  • About 16 people die of Inflammatory/Heart each day, an average of 1 death every 92 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 54,841,552 25
Sex ratio m / f 0.98 106
Population 0-14 28.3% 78
Population 15-64 66.1% 80
Population 65 + 5.7% 106

Inflammatory/Heart


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Macedonia Macedonia 101.86
2 Serbia Serbia 84.07
3 Bosnia/Herzeg. Bosnia/Herzeg. 57.10
4 Russia Russia 36.35
5 Latvia Latvia 26.97
6 Egypt Egypt 23.63
7 Montenegro Montenegro 22.06
8 Poland Poland 18.48
9 Bulgaria Bulgaria 17.02
10 Belarus Belarus 15.36
11 Ukraine Ukraine 14.78
12 South Africa South Africa 14.65
13 Swaziland Swaziland 14.48
16 Fiji Fiji 14.03
17 Albania Albania 14.00
19 Lesotho Lesotho 12.79
20 Syria Syria 12.37
21 Ghana Ghana 11.61
22 New Guinea New Guinea 11.39
23 Algeria Algeria 11.38
24 Botswana Botswana 11.22
26 Haiti Haiti 10.99
27 Romania Romania 10.92
28 Solomon Isl. Solomon Isl. 10.79
29 Guyana Guyana 10.74
30 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 10.73
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.