Pancreas Cancer in Japan

Pancreas Cancer in Japan
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 33,204 (3.09%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 9.48
  • Cause of death world rank: 6.
  • Pancreas Cancer, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 33,204 deaths in Japan. That’s about 1 of every 32 deaths in Japan.
  • About 91 people die of Pancreas Cancer each day, an average of 1 death every 16 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 126,451,398 10
Sex ratio m / f 0.94 170
Population 0-14 12.8% 190
Population 15-64 59.3% 149
Population 65 + 27.9% 2

Pancreas Cancer


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 16.48
2 Uruguay Uruguay 10.74
3 Hungary Hungary 10.54
4 Czech Republic Czech Republic 10.01
5 Iceland Iceland 9.51
6 Japan Japan 9.48
7 Israel Israel 9.35
8 Slovakia Slovakia 9.33
9 Malta Malta 9.28
10 Latvia Latvia 9.18
12 Estonia Estonia 9.08
11 Austria Austria 9.08
13 Finland Finland 9.08
14 Denmark Denmark 9.02
15 Sweden Sweden 8.98
16 Germany Germany 8.97
17 Slovenia Slovenia 8.78
18 Croatia Croatia 8.77
19 Luxembourg Luxembourg 8.57
20 Argentina Argentina 8.56
21 Netherlands Netherlands 8.42
22 Barbados Barbados 8.32
23 France France 8.30
24 Norway Norway 8.24
25 Romania Romania 8.11
26 Lithuania Lithuania 8.07
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.