Tetanus in Pakistan

Tetanus in Pakistan
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 7,383 (0.61%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 3.01
  • Cause of death world rank: 12.
  • Tetanus, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 7,383 deaths in Pakistan. That’s about 1 of every 164 deaths in Pakistan.
  • About 21 people die of Tetanus each day, an average of 1 death every 72 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 204,924,861 6
Sex ratio m / f 1.06 17
Population 0-14 31.4% 66
Population 15-64 64.2% 123
Population 65 + 4.5% 122

Tetanus


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Somalia Somalia 15.26
2 South Sudan South Sudan 13.29
3 Kenya Kenya 8.49
4 Central Africa Central Africa 6.42
5 Chad Chad 5.99
6 Angola Angola 4.42
7 Burundi Burundi 4.31
8 Nigeria Nigeria 3.83
9 Comoros Comoros 3.65
11 Djibouti Djibouti 3.01
12 Pakistan Pakistan 3.01
13 Ethiopia Ethiopia 2.91
14 Eritrea Eritrea 2.85
15 DR Congo DR Congo 2.71
16 Guinea Guinea 2.58
18 Mozambique Mozambique 2.29
19 Zambia Zambia 2.28
20 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 2.27
23 Tanzania Tanzania 2.11
26 Niger Niger 1.92
27 Liberia Liberia 1.91
28 Malawi Malawi 1.90
29 Indonesia Indonesia 1.79
30 Afghanistan Afghanistan 1.75
32 Nepal Nepal 1.68
34 Bhutan Bhutan 1.62
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.