Epilepsy deaths

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Ethiopia 7.42
    2. Nigeria 6.77
    3. Angola 6.72
    4. Eritrea 6.56
    5. Zambia 6.31
    6. Burundi 6.07
    7. Equatorial Guinea 6.00
    8. Rwanda 5.98
    9. Madagascar 5.77
    10. Mozambique 5.68
    11. Comoros 5.60
    12. Central African Republic 5.21
    13. Somalia 5.16
    14. Afghanistan 4.84
    15. Niger 4.83
    16. South Sudan 4.76
    17. Haiti 4.71
    18. Congo (Brazzaville) 4.68
    19. Tanzania 4.66
    20. Malawi 4.65
    21. Bangladesh 4.51
    22. Dominica 4.35
    23. Mali 4.30
    24. Djibouti 4.30
    25. Antigua and Barbuda 4.22
    26. Guinea Bissau 4.15
    27. Greenland 4.12
    28. Liberia 4.07
    29. India 4.03
    30. Guinea 4.00
    31. Kenya 3.99
    32. Sierra Leone 3.95
    33. Congo (Kinshasa) 3.90
    34. Gabon 3.86
    35. Bhutan 3.77
    36. Honduras 3.65
    37. Saint Lucia 3.54
    38. Turkey 3.40
    39. Suriname 3.39
    40. Tajikistan 3.39
    41. Burkina Faso 3.36
    42. Nepal 3.35
    43. Uganda 3.30
    44. Sudan 3.26
    45. Bolivia 3.16
    46. Kyrgyzstan 3.15
    47. Benin 3.08
    48. Ecuador 3.01
    49. Maldives 2.98
    50. Guyana 2.97
    51. Guatemala 2.94
    52. Senegal 2.92
    53. Cape Verde 2.91
    54. Cameroon 2.90
    55. Trinidad and Tobago 2.88
    56. Grenada 2.86
    57. Kiribati 2.86
    58. Chad 2.84
    59. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 2.74
    60. Yemen 2.62
    61. Vietnam 2.59
    62. Barbados 2.59
    63. Uzbekistan 2.57
    64. Laos 2.55
    65. Saint Thomas and Principe 2.53
    66. Togo 2.53
    67. Pakistan 2.44
    68. Ivory Coast 2.42
    69. Gambia 2.36
    70. Puerto Rico 2.36
    71. West Bank and Gaza 2.34
    72. Estonia 2.26
    73. Mauritania 2.25
    74. Moldova 2.21
    75. Papua New Guinea 2.20
    76. Lesotho 2.19
    77. Lithuania 2.18
    78. Serbia 2.18
    79. Swaziland 2.16
    80. Nicaragua 2.13
    81. Brunei 2.12
    82. Slovakia 2.10
    83. Azerbaijan 2.09
    84. Zimbabwe 2.06
    85. Namibia 2.05
    86. Mexico 2.02
    87. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.00
    88. South Africa 2.00
    89. Albania 1.99
    90. Burma (Myanmar) 1.99
    91. Timor Leste 1.95
    92. Mauritius 1.93
    93. Turkmenistan 1.91
    94. Belize 1.88
    95. Venezuela 1.86
    96. Romania 1.83
    97. Hungary 1.81
    98. Georgia 1.80
    99. France 1.77
    100. Cambodia 1.76
    101. Mongolia 1.75
    102. China 1.74
    103. Jamaica 1.74
    104. Bahamas 1.73
    105. Slovenia 1.72
    106. Bermuda 1.69
    107. Norway 1.69
    108. Belarus 1.69
    109. Seychelles 1.69
    110. Botswana 1.67
    111. United Kingdom 1.66
    112. Kazakhstan 1.65
    113. Luxembourg 1.65
    114. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 1.64
    115. Vanuatu 1.63
    116. Fiji 1.63
    117. Dominican Republic 1.63
    118. Iran 1.62
    119. Chile 1.60
    120. Peru 1.60
    121. Sri Lanka 1.58
    122. Colombia 1.55
    123. Marshall Islands 1.52
    124. Czech Republic 1.51
    125. New Zealand 1.50
    126. Croatia 1.50
    127. Solomon Islands 1.49
    128. Switzerland 1.49
    129. Qatar 1.47
    130. Bahrain 1.46
    131. Latvia 1.46
    132. Ukraine 1.43
    133. Libya 1.43
    134. Bulgaria 1.43
    135. Micronesia 1.42
    136. Algeria 1.42
    137. Finland 1.41
    138. Iraq 1.40
    139. Oman 1.39
    140. El Salvador 1.36
    141. Portugal 1.33
    142. North Korea 1.32
    143. Belgium 1.31
    144. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 1.31
    145. South Korea 1.28
    146. Ghana 1.27
    147. Uruguay 1.27
    148. Costa Rica 1.26
    149. Ireland 1.26
    150. Armenia 1.26
    151. Paraguay 1.25
    152. Sweden 1.24
    153. Germany 1.24
    154. Netherlands 1.22
    155. United Arab Emirates 1.21
    156. Brazil 1.20
    157. Denmark 1.18
    158. Australia 1.18
    159. Lebanon 1.17
    160. Tunisia 1.16
    161. Saudi Arabia 1.16
    162. Poland 1.15
    163. Panama 1.15
    164. Jordan 1.15
    165. Cuba 1.07
    166. Andorra 1.06
    167. Samoa 1.03
    168. Canada 1.02
    169. Malaysia 1.01
    170. Kuwait 0.98
    171. Cyprus 0.97
    172. Austria 0.93
    173. Egypt 0.87
    174. American Samoa 0.80
    175. Russia 0.80
    176. Tonga 0.76
    177. Iceland 0.76
    178. Montenegro 0.76
    179. Argentina 0.73
    180. Taiwan 0.73
    181. Israel 0.69
    182. Italy 0.68
    183. Syria 0.67
    184. Spain 0.67
    185. United States 0.63
    186. Philippines 0.62
    187. Morocco 0.59
    188. Greece 0.58
    189. Malta 0.57
    190. Northern Mariana Islands 0.56
    191. Indonesia 0.52
    192. Thailand 0.50
    193. Singapore 0.46
    194. Japan 0.44
    195. Guam 0.37
    2017 Ranking
    1. Eritrea 5.33
    2. Tajikistan 5.03
    3. Nigeria 4.82
    4. Central African Republic 4.76
    5. Dominica 4.74
    6. Somalia 4.41
    7. South Sudan 4.17
    8. Comoros 4.00
    9. Kenya 3.90
    10. Mozambique 3.90
    11. Zambia 3.82
    12. Tanzania 3.72
    13. Malawi 3.67
    14. Uzbekistan 3.64
    15. Djibouti 3.62
    16. Angola 3.58
    17. Ethiopia 3.54
    18. Mali 3.43
    19. Greenland 3.40
    20. Antigua and Barbuda 3.39
    21. Burundi 3.38
    22. Guinea Bissau 3.34
    23. Madagascar 3.29
    24. Cape Verde 3.28
    25. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 3.27
    26. Congo (Brazzaville) 3.26
    27. Burkina Faso 3.21
    28. Saint Lucia 3.16
    29. Gabon 3.12
    30. Zimbabwe 3.10
    31. Lesotho 3.08
    32. Guinea 3.08
    33. Suriname 3.04
    34. Rwanda 3.02
    35. Germany 2.98
    36. Congo (Kinshasa) 2.96
    37. Chad 2.95
    38. Sierra Leone 2.89
    39. Kiribati 2.87
    40. Ivory Coast 2.86
    41. Kyrgyzstan 2.77
    42. Guyana 2.75
    43. Swaziland 2.73
    44. Niger 2.68
    45. Cameroon 2.66
    46. Trinidad and Tobago 2.66
    47. Haiti 2.57
    48. Uganda 2.56
    49. Afghanistan 2.56
    50. Benin 2.56
    51. Mauritius 2.51
    52. Estonia 2.50
    53. Belgium 2.49
    54. India 2.49
    55. Gambia 2.48
    56. Vietnam 2.48
    57. Senegal 2.47
    58. France 2.45
    59. Equatorial Guinea 2.37
    60. Liberia 2.32
    61. Togo 2.31
    62. Grenada 2.30
    63. Honduras 2.30
    64. Pakistan 2.28
    65. Saint Thomas and Principe 2.27
    66. Guatemala 2.27
    67. Slovakia 2.20
    68. Papua New Guinea 2.17
    69. Azerbaijan 2.15
    70. Mongolia 2.14
    71. Luxembourg 2.13
    72. Barbados 2.10
    73. Brunei 2.09
    74. Turkmenistan 2.08
    75. Nepal 2.04
    76. Lithuania 2.03
    77. Marshall Islands 2.00
    78. Mauritania 2.00
    79. Bhutan 1.93
    80. Croatia 1.92
    81. Serbia 1.90
    82. Latvia 1.89
    83. Poland 1.87
    84. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 1.84
    85. Vanuatu 1.83
    86. Fiji 1.83
    87. Belize 1.83
    88. Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.81
    89. Seychelles 1.79
    90. Jamaica 1.78
    91. Albania 1.72
    92. Bulgaria 1.70
    93. Ecuador 1.68
    94. Netherlands 1.67
    95. Venezuela 1.66
    96. Turkey 1.65
    97. United Kingdom 1.64
    98. Uruguay 1.64
    99. Denmark 1.63
    100. Mexico 1.63
    101. Portugal 1.60
    102. Kazakhstan 1.59
    103. Ghana 1.58
    104. Namibia 1.57
    105. Norway 1.57
    106. Bahamas 1.56
    107. Bangladesh 1.53
    108. Chile 1.53
    109. Puerto Rico 1.51
    110. Solomon Islands 1.51
    111. Micronesia 1.49
    112. North Korea 1.48
    113. Finland 1.48
    114. South Africa 1.47
    115. Sri Lanka 1.45
    116. Moldova 1.44
    117. Laos 1.43
    118. Czech Republic 1.43
    119. Bolivia 1.42
    120. Sudan 1.41
    121. Burma (Myanmar) 1.40
    122. Italy 1.40
    123. Romania 1.40
    124. Dominican Republic 1.37
    125. Libya 1.36
    126. Panama 1.34
    127. Botswana 1.34
    128. Switzerland 1.32
    129. South Korea 1.32
    130. Ukraine 1.30
    131. Costa Rica 1.28
    132. Belarus 1.27
    133. Taiwan 1.27
    134. Iceland 1.27
    135. American Samoa 1.26
    136. Thailand 1.24
    137. Brazil 1.23
    138. Australia 1.22
    139. Yemen 1.19
    140. Colombia 1.19
    141. New Zealand 1.18
    142. Cambodia 1.15
    143. Georgia 1.15
    144. West Bank and Gaza 1.13
    145. Ireland 1.13
    146. Paraguay 1.13
    147. Malta 1.12
    148. Timor Leste 1.11
    149. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 1.09
    150. Maldives 1.09
    151. Spain 1.09
    152. Tonga 1.08
    153. Austria 1.07
    154. Sweden 1.07
    155. El Salvador 1.07
    156. United Arab Emirates 1.07
    157. Bahrain 1.06
    158. Slovenia 1.06
    159. Nicaragua 1.05
    160. Andorra 1.00
    161. Hungary 1.00
    162. Israel 1.00
    163. Bermuda 0.99
    164. Saudi Arabia 0.99
    165. Samoa 0.94
    166. Cuba 0.90
    167. Malaysia 0.89
    168. Canada 0.86
    169. Algeria 0.85
    170. China 0.81
    171. Iran 0.80
    172. Cyprus 0.79
    173. Greece 0.78
    174. Philippines 0.77
    175. Montenegro 0.74
    176. Oman 0.73
    177. Lebanon 0.71
    178. Northern Mariana Islands 0.71
    179. Guam 0.71
    180. United States 0.67
    181. Argentina 0.67
    182. Iraq 0.66
    183. Tunisia 0.64
    184. Egypt 0.62
    185. Japan 0.59
    186. Peru 0.59
    187. Jordan 0.56
    188. Armenia 0.55
    189. Kuwait 0.54
    190. Syria 0.50
    191. Russia 0.47
    192. Morocco 0.46
    193. Qatar 0.44
    194. Singapore 0.38
    195. Indonesia 0.34

    1) Epilepsy: a condition characterized by recurrent (two or more) epileptic seizures, unprovoked by any immediate identified cause, and 2) “Active” epilepsy: a prevalent case of active epilepsy is defined as a person with epilepsy who has had at least one epileptic seizure in the previous five years, regardless of antiepileptic drug (AED) treatment

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange