ZIMBABWE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH

AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE

PER 100,000 POPULATION

 

TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH

Rate

 

1

HIV/AIDS

1,134.87

1

2

Stroke

107.75

85

3

Influenza & Pneumonia

92.45

53

4

Coronary Heart Disease

90.05

124

5

Tuberculosis

81.09

16

6

Malaria

45.78

25

7

Diarrhoeal diseases

42.33

48

8

Diabetes Mellitus

37.33

85

9

Maternal Conditions

35.39

11

10

Lung Disease

31.11

73

11

Low Birth Weight

21.78

30

12

Cervical Cancer

21.14

7

13

Road Traffic Accidents

19.27

74

14

Kidney Disease

17.48

88

15

Violence

16.88

50

16

Hypertension

15.87

138

17

Birth Trauma

15.57

39

18

Measles

13.83

4

19

Endocrine Disorders

12.21

65

20

Prostate Cancer

10.87

32

21

Asthma

10.80

57

22

Oesophagus Cancer

10.66

16

23

Breast Cancer

10.34

166

24

Inflammatory/Heart

10.15

68

25

Pertussis

8.80

12

TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH

Rate

 

26

Other Injuries

8.29

129

27

Liver Cancer

7.78

69

28

Suicide

7.66

90

29

Lymphomas

7.58

28

30

Alzheimers/Dementia

7.52

74

31

Meningitis

7.36

47

32

Congenital Anomalies

7.24

58

33

Schistosomiasis

6.35

30

34

Malnutrition

6.24

61

35

Poisonings

5.76

37

36

Stomach Cancer

5.61

116

37

Epilepsy

5.17

46

38

Peptic Ulcer Disease

4.91

69

39

Colon-Rectum Cancers

4.88

133

40

Liver Disease

4.64

164

41

Anaemia

4.47

64

42

Drownings

4.47

65

43

Lung Cancers

4.34

148

44

War

4.26

18

45

Falls

3.67

102

46

Bladder Cancer

3.56

51

47

Skin Disease

3.47

74

48

Fires

3.19

78

49

Pancreas Cancer

3.05

104

50

Other Neoplasms

2.79

104

 

 

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