Niger - Cause of death

Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions (% of total)

Definition: Cause of death refers to the share of all deaths for all ages by underlying causes. Communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions include infectious and parasitic diseases, respiratory infections, and nutritional deficiencies such as underweight and stunting.

Source: Derived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.

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Year Value
2000 78.20
2005 73.10
2010 67.50
2015 63.60

Cause of death, by injury (% of total)

Definition: Cause of death refers to the share of all deaths for all ages by underlying causes. Injuries include unintentional and intentional injuries.

Source: Derived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.

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Year Value
2000 6.20
2005 7.70
2010 9.30
2015 10.20

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases (% of total)

Definition: Cause of death refers to the share of all deaths for all ages by underlying causes. Non-communicable diseases include cancer, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases, digestive diseases, skin diseases, musculoskeletal diseases, and congenital anomalies.

Source: Derived based on the data from WHO's World Health Statistics.

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Year Value
2000 15.50
2005 19.10
2010 23.10
2015 26.10

Mortality caused by road traffic injury (per 100,000 people)

Definition: Mortality caused by road traffic injury is estimated road traffic fatal injury deaths per 100,000 population.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Status Report on Road Safety.

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Year Value
2000 24.80
2005 27.30
2010 29.10
2015 28.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors