Stroke in Sri Lanka

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

  • Number of deaths: 16,198 (12.78%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 73.82
  • Cause of death world rank: 110.
  • Stroke, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 16,198 deaths in Sri Lanka. That’s about 1 of every 8 deaths in Sri Lanka.
  • About 45 people die of Stroke each day, an average of 1 death every 33 minutes.

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

Stroke


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Indonesia Indonesia 186.29
2 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 184.54
3 Mongolia Mongolia 183.93
4 North Korea North Korea 177.55
5 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 171.11
6 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 170.80
8 Russia Russia 166.90
9 Montenegro Montenegro 164.39
10 Yemen Yemen 164.35
11 Ghana Ghana 160.10
12 Myanmar Myanmar 159.87
13 Central Africa Central Africa 155.11
14 Afghanistan Afghanistan 154.41
15 Georgia Georgia 143.85
16 Togo Togo 143.60
17 Angola Angola 142.27
18 Benin Benin 141.07
19 Guyana Guyana 140.94
20 Cape Verde Cape Verde 140.48
21 Tajikistan Tajikistan 140.11
22 Haiti Haiti 139.82
23 Mali Mali 138.90
24 New Guinea New Guinea 138.34
25 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 137.56
26 Gambia Gambia 136.82
27 Sudan Sudan 136.47
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.