Skin Cancers in Sweden

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

  • Number of deaths: 655 (0.87%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 3.45
  • Cause of death world rank: 18.
  • Skin Cancers, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 655 deaths in Sweden. That’s about 1 of every 115 deaths in Sweden.
  • About 2 people die of Skin Cancers each day, an average of 1 death every 14 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 9,960,487 90
Sex ratio m / f 1.00 72
Population 0-14 17.4% 151
Population 15-64 62.3% 135
Population 65 + 20.3% 7

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.