Influenza and Pneumonia in Canada

Influenza and Pneumonia in Canada
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 6,391 (3.03%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 9.34
  • Cause of death world rank: 170.
  • Influenza and Pneumonia, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 6,391 deaths in Canada. That’s about 1 of every 33 deaths in Canada.
  • About 18 people die of Influenza and Pneumonia each day, an average of 1 death every 83 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 35,623,680 38
Sex ratio m / f 0.98 99
Population 0-14 15.4% 166
Population 15-64 65.9% 84
Population 65 + 18.6% 23

Influenza and Pneumonia


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 234.45
2 Nigeria Nigeria 228.17
3 Chad Chad 204.33
4 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 198.50
5 Angola Angola 176.70
6 Niger Niger 165.84
7 Central Africa Central Africa 163.65
8 Benin Benin 159.60
9 Somalia Somalia 156.01
10 Togo Togo 155.35
11 Gambia Gambia 154.66
12 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 149.88
13 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 146.18
14 Guinea Guinea 144.82
15 Ghana Ghana 144.64
16 Cameroon Cameroon 144.06
17 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 141.17
18 Mauritania Mauritania 138.44
19 Comoros Comoros 128.67
20 DR Congo DR Congo 128.08
21 Burundi Burundi 124.96
22 Liberia Liberia 124.54
23 South Sudan South Sudan 124.14
24 Philippines Philippines 115.96
25 Lesotho Lesotho 109.31
26 Eritrea Eritrea 106.78
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.