Parkinson's Disease in Belgium

Parkinson's Disease in Belgium
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 1,197 (1.32%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 4.49
  • Cause of death world rank: 6.
  • Parkinson's Disease, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 1,197 deaths in Belgium. That’s about 1 of every 76 deaths in Belgium.
  • About 4 people die of Parkinson's Disease each day, an average of 1 death every 8 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 11,491,346 76
Sex ratio m / f 0.97 125
Population 0-14 17.2% 153
Population 15-64 64.3% 121
Population 65 + 18.6% 24

Parkinson's Disease


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Finland Finland 5.28
2 Ireland Ireland 5.13
3 United States United States 4.76
4 United Kingdom United Kingdom 4.53
5 Austria Austria 4.52
6 Belgium Belgium 4.49
7 Malta Malta 4.46
8 Iceland Iceland 4.44
9 Netherlands Netherlands 4.33
10 Switzerland Switzerland 4.31
11 South Korea South Korea 4.28
12 Germany Germany 4.24
13 Luxembourg Luxembourg 4.22
14 France France 4.07
15 Australia Australia 3.88
16 Norway Norway 3.85
17 Brunei Brunei 3.75
18 Uruguay Uruguay 3.72
19 Portugal Portugal 3.66
20 Croatia Croatia 3.62
21 New Zealand New Zealand 3.55
22 Italy Italy 3.45
23 Macedonia Macedonia 3.42
24 Denmark Denmark 3.40
25 Spain Spain 3.39
26 Canada Canada 3.35
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.