Chronic respiratory disease prevalence

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

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    1990 Ranking
    1. United Kingdom 16,072.45
    2. Papua New Guinea 14,503.99
    3. Sweden 13,737.40
    4. Iceland 13,428.83
    5. Luxembourg 13,262.66
    6. Norway 12,915.47
    7. Portugal 12,661.64
    8. Ireland 12,599.86
    9. Australia 12,300.40
    10. Hungary 12,270.03
    11. Austria 12,130.74
    12. Haiti 11,877.18
    13. Denmark 11,825.95
    14. Romania 11,775.27
    15. Tonga 11,663.47
    16. Poland 11,656.39
    17. Germany 11,628.51
    18. New Zealand 11,354.18
    19. Switzerland 11,188.12
    20. Kiribati 11,107.73
    21. France 11,049.06
    22. Vanuatu 10,958.67
    23. Puerto Rico 10,918.70
    24. Bolivia 10,850.19
    25. Ukraine 10,843.30
    26. Bulgaria 10,812.55
    27. Croatia 10,798.14
    28. Belgium 10,777.60
    29. Slovenia 10,644.47
    30. Honduras 10,529.30
    31. Serbia 10,498.64
    32. Netherlands 10,496.13
    33. Czech Republic 10,487.30
    34. Andorra 10,473.07
    35. Belarus 10,359.43
    36. American Samoa 10,277.74
    37. Fiji 10,205.98
    38. Bermuda 10,006.94
    39. Greenland 9,992.07
    40. Trinidad and Tobago 9,936.69
    41. Micronesia 9,905.49
    42. Spain 9,785.48
    43. United States 9,757.96
    44. Finland 9,672.87
    45. Afghanistan 9,581.44
    46. Cyprus 9,573.65
    47. North Korea 9,544.99
    48. Turkey 9,476.69
    49. Northern Mariana Islands 9,471.11
    50. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 9,442.98
    51. Malta 9,415.36
    52. Israel 9,379.66
    53. Egypt 9,340.79
    54. Saint Lucia 9,324.12
    55. Grenada 9,304.56
    56. Suriname 9,246.65
    57. Brazil 9,226.72
    58. Bosnia and Herzegovina 9,158.78
    59. Greece 9,158.23
    60. Samoa 9,135.83
    61. Belize 9,100.01
    62. Russia 9,083.89
    63. United Arab Emirates 8,996.52
    64. Paraguay 8,896.74
    65. Jamaica 8,851.60
    66. Guam 8,807.94
    67. Latvia 8,783.63
    68. El Salvador 8,736.31
    69. Laos 8,732.90
    70. Marshall Islands 8,662.88
    71. Bahamas 8,570.93
    72. Peru 8,491.44
    73. Dominica 8,427.95
    74. Lebanon 8,341.42
    75. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 8,293.18
    76. Dominican Republic 8,273.14
    77. Solomon Islands 8,266.82
    78. Burma (Myanmar) 8,246.32
    79. Cuba 8,234.76
    80. Uruguay 8,234.67
    81. Ecuador 8,157.52
    82. Madagascar 8,154.30
    83. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 8,147.04
    84. Slovakia 8,135.75
    85. Moldova 8,075.34
    86. Lithuania 7,980.66
    87. Congo (Brazzaville) 7,892.52
    88. Maldives 7,892.05
    89. Philippines 7,844.08
    90. Antigua and Barbuda 7,797.21
    91. Costa Rica 7,696.28
    92. Rwanda 7,694.83
    93. Kyrgyzstan 7,693.40
    94. Venezuela 7,631.91
    95. Estonia 7,626.38
    96. Canada 7,567.37
    97. Taiwan 7,562.50
    98. Syria 7,539.22
    99. Guyana 7,532.61
    100. Panama 7,520.98
    101. Barbados 7,491.64
    102. Guatemala 7,467.43
    103. Sudan 7,466.46
    104. Algeria 7,443.23
    105. Angola 7,434.73
    106. Japan 7,417.71
    107. Nicaragua 7,406.54
    108. Montenegro 7,396.37
    109. Gabon 7,388.91
    110. Iraq 7,294.18
    111. Italy 7,258.66
    112. Kazakhstan 7,232.00
    113. Mauritius 7,103.63
    114. Bahrain 7,074.83
    115. Indonesia 6,969.76
    116. Yemen 6,922.18
    117. Morocco 6,915.00
    118. Timor Leste 6,892.90
    119. Libya 6,889.11
    120. Georgia 6,884.92
    121. China 6,879.08
    122. Jordan 6,837.62
    123. Armenia 6,814.49
    124. Saint Thomas and Principe 6,807.42
    125. Guinea 6,785.85
    126. Colombia 6,737.36
    127. South Korea 6,609.63
    128. Kuwait 6,605.33
    129. Qatar 6,585.70
    130. Turkmenistan 6,527.18
    131. Argentina 6,497.15
    132. Sri Lanka 6,486.41
    133. Burundi 6,448.04
    134. Equatorial Guinea 6,432.59
    135. Singapore 6,421.42
    136. Namibia 6,416.99
    137. Swaziland 6,400.03
    138. Comoros 6,398.19
    139. Tunisia 6,370.21
    140. Central African Republic 6,315.44
    141. Azerbaijan 6,284.83
    142. Uzbekistan 6,277.21
    143. Tajikistan 6,259.42
    144. Seychelles 6,247.97
    145. Mauritania 6,246.95
    146. South Africa 6,222.39
    147. West Bank and Gaza 6,146.87
    148. Albania 6,078.15
    149. Sierra Leone 6,061.94
    150. Mexico 6,044.65
    151. South Sudan 6,037.10
    152. Cambodia 6,011.96
    153. Cameroon 5,997.29
    154. Botswana 5,976.08
    155. Tanzania 5,963.41
    156. Lesotho 5,959.97
    157. Thailand 5,919.67
    158. Uganda 5,885.29
    159. Guinea Bissau 5,844.54
    160. Chile 5,810.86
    161. Mongolia 5,778.71
    162. Congo (Kinshasa) 5,752.06
    163. Ivory Coast 5,719.30
    164. Brunei 5,690.63
    165. Eritrea 5,611.35
    166. Benin 5,498.71
    167. Djibouti 5,489.92
    168. Niger 5,489.91
    169. Burkina Faso 5,477.42
    170. Togo 5,402.25
    171. Somalia 5,400.70
    172. Malawi 5,390.58
    173. Liberia 5,388.36
    174. Mali 5,381.36
    175. Zambia 5,371.92
    176. India 5,367.52
    177. Iran 5,326.27
    178. Vietnam 5,286.88
    179. Senegal 5,214.10
    180. Nepal 5,171.72
    181. Nigeria 5,156.00
    182. Malaysia 5,096.24
    183. Saudi Arabia 5,078.43
    184. Chad 5,039.97
    185. Mozambique 5,037.17
    186. Gambia 4,905.35
    187. Cape Verde 4,799.91
    188. Bhutan 4,791.34
    189. Oman 4,781.90
    190. Ghana 4,728.74
    191. Ethiopia 4,684.50
    192. Zimbabwe 4,648.47
    193. Kenya 4,543.12
    194. Pakistan 4,356.32
    195. Bangladesh 3,987.81
    2017 Ranking
    1. United Kingdom 15,356.23
    2. Sweden 14,255.09
    3. Papua New Guinea 14,103.82
    4. Tonga 14,067.85
    5. Austria 13,521.65
    6. Northern Mariana Islands 13,365.15
    7. Australia 13,265.60
    8. Iceland 13,216.54
    9. Hungary 13,119.77
    10. Vanuatu 13,031.65
    11. Bulgaria 12,875.38
    12. Portugal 12,852.34
    13. Norway 12,835.32
    14. American Samoa 12,777.21
    15. Ireland 12,706.47
    16. Guam 12,672.06
    17. Taiwan 12,532.51
    18. Netherlands 12,475.77
    19. Poland 12,348.17
    20. Croatia 12,326.30
    21. Romania 12,315.22
    22. Luxembourg 12,280.69
    23. Bosnia and Herzegovina 12,227.34
    24. Germany 12,172.78
    25. Puerto Rico 12,156.69
    26. Kiribati 11,957.38
    27. Serbia 11,931.60
    28. Slovenia 11,912.83
    29. Micronesia 11,893.25
    30. Belgium 11,738.11
    31. North Korea 11,707.48
    32. Samoa 11,681.39
    33. Fiji 11,661.76
    34. Czech Republic 11,621.40
    35. Greece 11,489.00
    36. Andorra 11,420.81
    37. Greenland 11,357.38
    38. Bermuda 11,290.54
    39. New Zealand 11,282.72
    40. Switzerland 11,238.62
    41. Solomon Islands 11,190.90
    42. Denmark 11,166.91
    43. Malta 10,959.50
    44. Marshall Islands 10,828.03
    45. France 10,817.15
    46. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 10,698.04
    47. Spain 10,623.98
    48. United States 10,619.93
    49. Finland 10,577.77
    50. Turkey 10,221.02
    51. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 10,047.74
    52. Cuba 10,038.51
    53. Cyprus 10,025.63
    54. Uruguay 10,025.30
    55. Suriname 9,964.80
    56. Latvia 9,828.65
    57. Canada 9,746.91
    58. Montenegro 9,715.18
    59. Grenada 9,702.92
    60. Belarus 9,642.25
    61. Trinidad and Tobago 9,522.95
    62. Ukraine 9,508.92
    63. Slovakia 9,441.32
    64. United Arab Emirates 9,408.91
    65. Lithuania 9,329.81
    66. Saint Lucia 9,223.49
    67. Lebanon 9,211.30
    68. Belize 9,188.97
    69. Haiti 9,185.69
    70. Georgia 9,150.67
    71. Jamaica 9,124.80
    72. Egypt 8,934.71
    73. Dominica 8,903.38
    74. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 8,878.71
    75. Bahamas 8,814.82
    76. Philippines 8,791.18
    77. Japan 8,763.67
    78. South Korea 8,757.21
    79. Guyana 8,658.06
    80. Paraguay 8,645.51
    81. Albania 8,591.62
    82. Estonia 8,568.10
    83. Armenia 8,561.55
    84. Israel 8,557.03
    85. Russia 8,519.50
    86. Antigua and Barbuda 8,412.35
    87. Algeria 8,362.72
    88. Barbados 8,236.63
    89. Burma (Myanmar) 8,159.81
    90. Italy 8,147.86
    91. Bolivia 8,142.32
    92. Argentina 8,110.21
    93. Chile 8,052.72
    94. Mauritius 8,050.14
    95. Brazil 8,025.35
    96. Jordan 8,002.81
    97. Costa Rica 7,993.42
    98. Moldova 7,798.23
    99. Kuwait 7,749.84
    100. Tunisia 7,735.50
    101. Bahrain 7,663.49
    102. Afghanistan 7,642.15
    103. Syria 7,596.35
    104. Morocco 7,556.73
    105. Libya 7,497.41
    106. Honduras 7,442.11
    107. Panama 7,417.21
    108. Laos 7,383.59
    109. El Salvador 7,380.76
    110. Sri Lanka 7,372.29
    111. Dominican Republic 7,330.27
    112. Indonesia 7,304.30
    113. Iraq 7,203.66
    114. Venezuela 7,173.96
    115. Thailand 7,121.54
    116. Congo (Brazzaville) 7,109.26
    117. Seychelles 7,092.24
    118. Peru 6,998.64
    119. Kazakhstan 6,991.87
    120. Lesotho 6,989.86
    121. West Bank and Gaza 6,965.82
    122. Cambodia 6,965.60
    123. Sudan 6,937.14
    124. Rwanda 6,828.81
    125. Azerbaijan 6,764.34
    126. Vietnam 6,726.45
    127. Nepal 6,714.13
    128. Gabon 6,697.94
    129. Colombia 6,685.10
    130. China 6,647.81
    131. Tanzania 6,634.68
    132. Timor Leste 6,617.24
    133. Ecuador 6,571.68
    134. Angola 6,508.42
    135. Botswana 6,471.93
    136. Kyrgyzstan 6,360.80
    137. Central African Republic 6,276.15
    138. Swaziland 6,215.64
    139. Namibia 6,201.83
    140. Yemen 6,196.33
    141. Mexico 6,140.83
    142. Mongolia 6,134.01
    143. Madagascar 6,104.41
    144. Nicaragua 6,088.46
    145. Equatorial Guinea 6,063.26
    146. Maldives 5,987.59
    147. Malaysia 5,986.71
    148. Uzbekistan 5,958.56
    149. Iran 5,953.82
    150. Singapore 5,932.39
    151. Qatar 5,910.70
    152. South Africa 5,903.29
    153. Comoros 5,898.19
    154. Mauritania 5,847.86
    155. Uganda 5,747.17
    156. Brunei 5,716.45
    157. South Sudan 5,683.91
    158. Turkmenistan 5,660.48
    159. India 5,644.60
    160. Guinea 5,641.19
    161. Guatemala 5,522.66
    162. Oman 5,509.19
    163. Congo (Kinshasa) 5,476.20
    164. Saint Thomas and Principe 5,387.92
    165. Malawi 5,385.16
    166. Zimbabwe 5,371.27
    167. Mozambique 5,334.39
    168. Burkina Faso 5,314.81
    169. Bangladesh 5,274.12
    170. Togo 5,249.92
    171. Burundi 5,130.36
    172. Tajikistan 5,106.66
    173. Ivory Coast 5,074.01
    174. Djibouti 4,945.53
    175. Pakistan 4,918.20
    176. Sierra Leone 4,893.99
    177. Eritrea 4,820.90
    178. Somalia 4,819.97
    179. Benin 4,804.53
    180. Mali 4,803.25
    181. Cameroon 4,790.23
    182. Saudi Arabia 4,782.83
    183. Zambia 4,757.93
    184. Gambia 4,698.69
    185. Guinea Bissau 4,672.45
    186. Niger 4,646.47
    187. Ethiopia 4,599.72
    188. Ghana 4,597.57
    189. Liberia 4,584.20
    190. Chad 4,540.26
    191. Bhutan 4,474.53
    192. Nigeria 4,455.55
    193. Senegal 4,431.02
    194. Cape Verde 4,383.08
    195. Kenya 4,370.53

    Prevalence is defined as the number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time per 100,000 people. Chronic respiratory disease is defined as having a cough and shortness of breath after heavy physical activity, but able to walk long distances and climb stairs.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange