Skin Cancers in Sri Lanka

Skin Cancers in Sri Lanka
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 212 (0.17%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 0.93
  • Cause of death world rank: 128.
  • Skin Cancers, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 212 deaths in Sri Lanka. That’s about 1 of every 588 deaths in Sri Lanka.
  • About 1 people die of Skin Cancers each day, an average of 1 death every 42 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 22,409,381 56
Sex ratio m / f 0.96 148
Population 0-14 24.1% 113
Population 15-64 66.3% 74
Population 65 + 9.7% 66

Skin Cancers


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 New Zealand New Zealand 7.17
2 Australia Australia 6.04
3 Norway Norway 4.72
4 South Africa South Africa 4.48
5 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 4.43
6 Swaziland Swaziland 4.28
8 Croatia Croatia 4.21
7 Lesotho Lesotho 4.21
9 Slovenia Slovenia 4.20
10 New Guinea New Guinea 4.19
11 Botswana Botswana 3.98
12 Denmark Denmark 3.91
13 Israel Israel 3.84
14 Slovakia Slovakia 3.76
15 Ireland Ireland 3.60
16 Latvia Latvia 3.55
17 Macedonia Macedonia 3.51
18 Sweden Sweden 3.45
19 Serbia Serbia 3.43
20 Netherlands Netherlands 3.37
21 Poland Poland 3.19
22 Hungary Hungary 3.17
23 Estonia Estonia 3.15
24 Russia Russia 3.09
25 Czech Republic Czech Republic 3.07
26 Austria Austria 2.98
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.