Stomach Cancer in Sri Lanka

Stomach Cancer in Sri Lanka
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 1,148 (0.91%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 5.05
  • Cause of death world rank: 107.
  • Stomach Cancer, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 1,148 deaths in Sri Lanka. That’s about 1 of every 110 deaths in Sri Lanka.
  • About 4 people die of Stomach Cancer each day, an average of 1 death every 8 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

Stomach Cancer


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Mongolia Mongolia 27.71
2 China China 19.60
3 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 19.31
4 Albania Albania 18.46
5 Tajikistan Tajikistan 18.38
6 Guatemala Guatemala 17.97
7 Bhutan Bhutan 17.89
8 Ecuador Ecuador 17.85
10 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 17.00
11 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 16.99
12 Russia Russia 16.39
13 Costa Rica Costa Rica 16.27
14 Iran Iran 16.11
15 Honduras Honduras 16.00
17 Chile Chile 15.48
16 Belarus Belarus 15.48
18 El Salvador El Salvador 15.37
19 Japan Japan 15.28
20 Colombia Colombia 15.25
21 Viet Nam Viet Nam 15.11
22 Afghanistan Afghanistan 14.79
24 Peru Peru 14.21
25 South Korea South Korea 14.05
27 Lithuania Lithuania 13.10
28 Turkey Turkey 12.98
29 Latvia Latvia 12.82
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.