Health statistics and information systems

Disease burden and mortality estimates

CAUSE-SPECIFIC MORTALITY, 2000–2016

The latest global, regional and country-level cause-specific mortality estimates for the year 2000, 2010, 2015 and 2016 are available for download below.

Recommended citation: Global Health Estimates 2016: Deaths by Cause, Age, Sex, by Country and by Region, 2000-2016. Geneva, World Health Organization; 2018.

A summary of data sources and methods is available below. Due to changes in data and some methods, the 2000–2016 estimates are not comparable to previously-released WHO estimates.

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GLOBAL AND BY REGION


Summary tables of mortality estimates by cause, age and sex, globally and by region, 2000–2016



BY COUNTRY


Summary tables of mortality estimates by cause, age and sex, by country, 2000–2016


Number of deaths

Death rates

COMPREHENSIVE ESTIMATES DATASET

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    A comprehensive Global Health Estimates 2016 dataset that includes cause-of-death estimates, including uncertainty intervals, by age, sex and year

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