What are the 3 leading causes of death in the Philippines?
Ischaemic heart diseases, cerebrovascular diseases, and neoplasms lead the causes of death in the Philippines.
What are the top 5 leading causes of mortality in the Philippines?
The leading causes of death are diseases of the heart, diseases of the vascular system, pneumonias, malignant neoplasms/cancers, all forms of tuberculosis, accidents, COPD and allied conditions, diabetes mellitus, nephritis/nephritic syndrome and other diseases of respiratory system.
What are the three leading causes of mortality?
Leading Causes of Death
- Heart disease: 659,041.
- Cancer: 599,601.
- Accidents (unintentional injuries): 173,040.
- Chronic lower respiratory diseases: 156,979.
- Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases): 150,005.
- Alzheimer’s disease: 121,499.
- Diabetes: 87,647.
- Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis: 51,565.
What are the leading causes of morbidity in the Philippines?
Leading Causes of Morbidity
|MORBIDITY: 10 Leading Causes, Number and Rate|
|1. Acute Respiratory Infection **||1,289,168||1371.3|
|2. Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infection and Pneumonia||586,186||623.5|
What is the biggest health problem in the Philippines?
Leading causes of mortality Philippines 2018, by disease
In 2018, one of the leading causes of death in the Philippines was ischemic heart disease impacting around 88.4 thousand people. The other four leading causes of death were malignant neoplasms, cerebrovascular disease, pneumonia, and diabetes mellitus.
What are the 10 leading cause of maternal mortality in the Philippines?
Causes of maternal deaths are haemorrhage, sepsis, obstructed labour, hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, and complications of unsafe abortion – most of which are preventable with proper diagnosis and intervention, health specialists said.
Which lifestyle disease is the top leading?
Heart disease remains the number 1 killer; diabetes and dementia enter the top 10. Heart disease has remained the leading cause of death at the global level for the last 20 years.