War in Syria

War in Syria
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 61,749 (44.82%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 353.12
  • Cause of death world rank: 1.
  • War, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 61,749 deaths in Syria. That’s about 1 of every 2 deaths in Syria.
  • About 170 people die of War each day, an average of 1 death every 9 minutes.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 18,028,549 62
Sex ratio m / f 1.01 50
Population 0-14 31.6% 64
Population 15-64 64.2% 122
Population 65 + 4.2% 134

War


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Syria Syria 353.12
2 Iraq Iraq 117.30
3 Afghanistan Afghanistan 44.46
4 South Sudan South Sudan 28.44
5 Somalia Somalia 17.75
6 Central Africa Central Africa 16.56
7 Yemen Yemen 15.42
8 Libya Libya 10.51
9 Ukraine Ukraine 9.41
10 Nigeria Nigeria 5.44
11 Sudan Sudan 4.46
12 Lebanon Lebanon 4.15
13 Uganda Uganda 3.83
14 Pakistan Pakistan 3.38
16 Iran Iran 1.65
17 Macedonia Macedonia 1.04
23 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 0.65
27 Kuwait Kuwait 0.56
32 Russia Russia 0.23
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.