Leukemia in Israel

Leukemia in Israel
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 581 (1.66%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 5.74
  • Cause of death world rank: 9.
  • Leukemia, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 581 deaths in Israel. That’s about 1 of every 60 deaths in Israel.
  • About 2 people die of Leukemia each day, an average of 1 death every 16 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 8,299,706 96
Sex ratio m / f 1.01 51
Population 0-14 27.5% 82
Population 15-64 61.2% 141
Population 65 + 11.3% 58

Leukemia


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 7.74
2 Iraq Iraq 7.22
3 Syria Syria 6.86
6 Ecuador Ecuador 6.02
7 Eritrea Eritrea 6.00
8 Greece Greece 5.87
9 Israel Israel 5.74
10 Ethiopia Ethiopia 5.64
11 Yemen Yemen 5.44
12 Latvia Latvia 5.43
13 Colombia Colombia 5.39
14 Egypt Egypt 5.37
15 Djibouti Djibouti 5.34
16 France France 5.34
18 Costa Rica Costa Rica 5.33
20 Cyprus Cyprus 5.32
21 Hungary Hungary 5.29
22 Paraguay Paraguay 5.22
23 United States United States 5.21
24 Iran Iran 5.17
25 Jordan Jordan 5.16
26 Croatia Croatia 5.14
27 Italy Italy 5.09
29 Panama Panama 5.06
28 Estonia Estonia 5.06
30 Belgium Belgium 4.98
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.