Ovary Cancer in South Africa

Ovary Cancer in South Africa
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 1,332 (0.27%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 5.65
  • Cause of death world rank: 48.
  • Ovary Cancer, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 1,332 deaths in South Africa. That’s about 1 of every 370 deaths in South Africa.
  • About 4 people die of Ovary Cancer each day, an average of 1 death every 7 hours.

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

Ovary Cancer


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 13.62
2 Brunei Brunei 12.95
3 Fiji Fiji 11.27
4 Solomon Isl. Solomon Isl. 10.44
5 Eritrea Eritrea 8.74
6 Lithuania Lithuania 8.45
7 Ethiopia Ethiopia 8.19
8 Latvia Latvia 8.04
10 Ireland Ireland 7.80
11 Poland Poland 7.77
12 Trinidad/Tob. Trinidad/Tob. 7.41
13 Slovenia Slovenia 7.40
14 Indonesia Indonesia 7.25
15 Russia Russia 7.17
16 Hungary Hungary 7.11
17 Czech Republic Czech Republic 7.02
18 Malta Malta 6.98
19 Norway Norway 6.89
20 Somalia Somalia 6.88
21 Croatia Croatia 6.65
22 Denmark Denmark 6.61
23 Niger Niger 6.60
24 United Kingdom United Kingdom 6.59
25 Luxembourg Luxembourg 6.59
26 Slovakia Slovakia 6.57
27 New Guinea New Guinea 6.53
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.