Leukemia in Nepal

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

  • Number of deaths: 890 (0.55%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 3.54
  • Cause of death world rank: 108.
  • Leukemia, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 890 deaths in Nepal. That’s about 1 of every 182 deaths in Nepal.
  • About 3 people die of Leukemia each day, an average of 1 death every 10 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 29,384,297 45
Sex ratio m / f 0.95 153
Population 0-14 30.2% 72
Population 15-64 64.6% 116
Population 65 + 5.2% 117

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.