Stroke prevalence

per 100,000 people, 1990–2016

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Latvia 2,596.29
    2. Russia 2,500.88
    3. Ukraine 2,398.91
    4. Hungary 2,245.46
    5. Estonia 2,205.45
    6. Bulgaria 2,086.25
    7. Belarus 2,059.45
    8. Lithuania 1,988.53
    9. Czech Republic 1,982.18
    10. Romania 1,848.19
    11. Portugal 1,840.43
    12. Scotland 1,836.00
    13. Finland 1,810.36
    14. Croatia 1,809.39
    15. Wales 1,766.86
    16. Austria 1,725.93
    17. Serbia 1,712.28
    18. Germany 1,687.27
    19. Sweden 1,650.90
    20. Norway 1,648.95
    21. Denmark 1,612.96
    22. United Kingdom 1,585.05
    23. Greece 1,580.42
    24. Slovakia 1,559.63
    25. England 1,555.76
    26. Luxembourg 1,545.55
    27. Slovenia 1,516.18
    28. Moldova 1,509.41
    29. Belgium 1,489.83
    30. Uruguay 1,481.34
    31. Georgia 1,477.78
    32. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 1,436.60
    33. Andorra 1,414.83
    34. Switzerland 1,378.87
    35. United States 1,372.81
    36. Japan 1,370.07
    37. Northern Ireland 1,338.18
    38. Poland 1,322.18
    39. Italy 1,281.11
    40. France 1,226.17
    41. Montenegro 1,226.00
    42. Canada 1,201.61
    43. Kazakhstan 1,177.40
    44. Netherlands 1,168.47
    45. Ireland 1,136.01
    46. Barbados 1,127.61
    47. Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,090.22
    48. Argentina 1,067.33
    49. Malta 1,066.88
    50. Cyprus 1,035.31
    51. Iceland 1,023.30
    52. China 982.42
    53. Spain 973.87
    54. Grenada 970.81
    55. South Korea 962.11
    56. Antigua and Barbuda 956.14
    57. Bermuda 948.57
    58. New Zealand 948.52
    59. Taiwan 947.90
    60. Cuba 940.96
    61. Kyrgyzstan 939.79
    62. Israel 923.23
    63. Australia 906.38
    64. Trinidad and Tobago 895.10
    65. Jamaica 891.04
    66. Armenia 888.33
    67. Saint Lucia 846.28
    68. Puerto Rico 836.47
    69. North Korea 799.83
    70. Singapore 794.55
    71. Chile 785.21
    72. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 743.46
    73. Suriname 735.11
    74. Guyana 728.41
    75. Lebanon 706.30
    76. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 705.38
    77. Greenland 703.35
    78. Brazil 695.17
    79. Haiti 692.46
    80. Dominica 689.10
    81. Azerbaijan 676.58
    82. Guam 667.20
    83. Kiribati 654.04
    84. Vanuatu 644.09
    85. Egypt 642.42
    86. Uzbekistan 638.32
    87. Iraq 637.65
    88. Seychelles 629.51
    89. Bahamas 629.19
    90. Mauritius 628.44
    91. American Samoa 624.39
    92. Tajikistan 616.31
    93. Gabon 605.00
    94. Albania 592.45
    95. Turkey 589.88
    96. Vietnam 562.63
    97. Samoa 553.59
    98. Dominican Republic 548.78
    99. Fiji 538.65
    100. Jordan 535.32
    101. United Arab Emirates 532.18
    102. Sri Lanka 531.61
    103. Brunei 528.89
    104. Iran 528.30
    105. Micronesia 527.26
    106. Panama 526.86
    107. Tonga 523.36
    108. Solomon Islands 522.48
    109. Tunisia 507.16
    110. Saint Thomas and Principe 507.02
    111. Bolivia 504.35
    112. Morocco 503.79
    113. Mongolia 503.22
    114. Papua New Guinea 497.39
    115. Indonesia 485.19
    116. Algeria 482.35
    117. Sudan 482.08
    118. Malaysia 480.54
    119. Paraguay 479.24
    120. Burma (Myanmar) 477.92
    121. Northern Mariana Islands 476.24
    122. Libya 473.50
    123. Thailand 469.77
    124. Laos 464.75
    125. Marshall Islands 461.93
    126. Cape Verde 456.27
    127. Venezuela 455.96
    128. Yemen 455.46
    129. Guinea Bissau 451.75
    130. Ecuador 448.38
    131. Syria 448.31
    132. Turkmenistan 447.57
    133. South Africa 446.51
    134. Belize 444.96
    135. Costa Rica 436.83
    136. Peru 432.00
    137. Saudi Arabia 430.97
    138. El Salvador 430.63
    139. Afghanistan 430.16
    140. Qatar 422.07
    141. Pakistan 421.37
    142. Colombia 420.91
    143. Mauritania 411.57
    144. Congo (Brazzaville) 408.72
    145. Maldives 405.19
    146. Namibia 404.33
    147. Equatorial Guinea 402.60
    148. Honduras 394.82
    149. Ivory Coast 392.75
    150. Central African Republic 387.56
    151. Bahrain 386.17
    152. Sierra Leone 381.57
    153. Mexico 380.81
    154. Cambodia 368.31
    155. Mali 364.98
    156. Guinea 358.68
    157. Benin 357.25
    158. Ghana 355.57
    159. Bangladesh 354.76
    160. Nicaragua 353.91
    161. Senegal 353.38
    162. Kuwait 351.37
    163. Madagascar 346.95
    164. Togo 340.14
    165. Lesotho 339.58
    166. Cameroon 339.44
    167. Chad 328.79
    168. India 324.94
    169. Ethiopia 324.60
    170. Nepal 323.15
    171. Guatemala 319.01
    172. Botswana 318.03
    173. Philippines 317.47
    174. Oman 316.76
    175. Somalia 309.81
    176. Comoros 306.69
    177. Liberia 304.47
    178. Bhutan 304.18
    179. Swaziland 303.63
    180. Angola 295.99
    181. Gambia 295.33
    182. Mozambique 291.91
    183. Nigeria 285.52
    184. Burundi 283.53
    185. West Bank and Gaza 283.18
    186. Congo (Kinshasa) 282.72
    187. Niger 278.34
    188. Timor Leste 277.25
    189. South Sudan 273.55
    190. Zimbabwe 270.18
    191. Djibouti 255.68
    192. Burkina Faso 252.71
    193. Zambia 241.32
    194. Malawi 236.40
    195. Uganda 218.69
    196. Rwanda 212.80
    197. Eritrea 207.16
    198. Kenya 203.18
    199. Tanzania 175.46
    2016 Ranking
    1. Latvia 3,473.78
    2. Russia 2,961.37
    3. Lithuania 2,871.10
    4. Bulgaria 2,841.30
    5. Ukraine 2,662.87
    6. Romania 2,529.56
    7. Serbia 2,518.07
    8. Estonia 2,476.91
    9. Belarus 2,464.05
    10. Finland 2,432.27
    11. Hungary 2,399.65
    12. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,352.43
    13. Croatia 2,329.81
    14. Scotland 2,105.63
    15. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 2,097.64
    16. China 2,092.22
    17. Germany 2,053.84
    18. Czech Republic 2,036.93
    19. Japan 2,022.49
    20. Greece 1,955.58
    21. Slovakia 1,894.20
    22. Slovenia 1,882.58
    23. Wales 1,875.14
    24. Georgia 1,832.59
    25. Portugal 1,824.56
    26. Poland 1,787.16
    27. Austria 1,781.70
    28. Montenegro 1,766.13
    29. Andorra 1,710.01
    30. Moldova 1,697.91
    31. Belgium 1,691.77
    32. United States 1,683.62
    33. Sweden 1,679.46
    34. Denmark 1,616.82
    35. Switzerland 1,615.32
    36. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 1,614.03
    37. Canada 1,594.87
    38. Malta 1,581.85
    39. Taiwan 1,576.31
    40. Norway 1,554.70
    41. United Kingdom 1,518.02
    42. South Korea 1,517.57
    43. Northern Ireland 1,487.20
    44. Netherlands 1,482.36
    45. France 1,451.04
    46. England 1,441.23
    47. Luxembourg 1,428.32
    48. Uruguay 1,424.83
    49. Barbados 1,404.71
    50. Albania 1,352.55
    51. Cuba 1,330.89
    52. Greenland 1,317.01
    53. North Korea 1,303.69
    54. Italy 1,286.24
    55. Trinidad and Tobago 1,267.09
    56. Armenia 1,266.52
    57. Iceland 1,260.19
    58. Kazakhstan 1,257.16
    59. Puerto Rico 1,227.90
    60. Ireland 1,226.66
    61. Cyprus 1,216.74
    62. Guam 1,207.66
    63. Spain 1,185.29
    64. Singapore 1,183.44
    65. Chile 1,120.15
    66. New Zealand 1,113.72
    67. Jamaica 1,078.49
    68. Australia 1,028.76
    69. Israel 1,006.65
    70. Suriname 998.05
    71. Argentina 992.72
    72. Bermuda 982.24
    73. Azerbaijan 980.63
    74. Saint Lucia 969.10
    75. Bahamas 957.98
    76. Mauritius 932.11
    77. Grenada 926.87
    78. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 922.51
    79. Brazil 904.97
    80. Fiji 902.79
    81. Dominica 899.21
    82. Antigua and Barbuda 887.30
    83. Sri Lanka 859.77
    84. Thailand 857.11
    85. Guyana 846.89
    86. Morocco 818.89
    87. Seychelles 799.45
    88. Tunisia 787.91
    89. Turkey 785.28
    90. Indonesia 784.60
    91. Vietnam 777.38
    92. Lebanon 770.88
    93. Dominican Republic 760.06
    94. Egypt 759.47
    95. Brunei 756.29
    96. Vanuatu 748.71
    97. Kyrgyzstan 738.95
    98. Libya 737.12
    99. Iran 731.64
    100. Uzbekistan 731.49
    101. Algeria 722.19
    102. Samoa 721.19
    103. Kiribati 716.01
    104. Malaysia 714.02
    105. Mongolia 713.23
    106. Panama 709.79
    107. Micronesia 706.58
    108. Costa Rica 664.42
    109. Burma (Myanmar) 662.91
    110. American Samoa 650.34
    111. Paraguay 648.28
    112. Tonga 646.42
    113. Haiti 633.69
    114. Saudi Arabia 627.91
    115. United Arab Emirates 620.07
    116. Venezuela 615.09
    117. Solomon Islands 597.90
    118. Bolivia 593.84
    119. Papua New Guinea 591.41
    120. Colombia 582.04
    121. South Africa 579.06
    122. Marshall Islands 578.29
    123. Jordan 574.01
    124. Bangladesh 570.03
    125. Turkmenistan 557.89
    126. El Salvador 554.34
    127. Tajikistan 551.70
    128. Iraq 550.40
    129. Peru 549.91
    130. Mexico 535.70
    131. Philippines 534.07
    132. Sudan 529.59
    133. Syria 527.06
    134. Ecuador 521.01
    135. Kuwait 514.72
    136. Cape Verde 505.86
    137. Honduras 501.35
    138. India 500.07
    139. Pakistan 498.70
    140. Laos 496.10
    141. Nicaragua 493.31
    142. Cambodia 485.42
    143. Bahrain 482.16
    144. Maldives 481.24
    145. Timor Leste 479.33
    146. Belize 468.69
    147. Nepal 459.42
    148. Yemen 458.68
    149. Gabon 449.92
    150. Botswana 449.87
    151. Northern Mariana Islands 449.48
    152. Afghanistan 449.48
    153. Bhutan 433.12
    154. Equatorial Guinea 424.29
    155. West Bank and Gaza 417.96
    156. Ghana 415.27
    157. Namibia 412.87
    158. Guinea Bissau 400.88
    159. Mauritania 400.21
    160. Qatar 399.50
    161. Oman 398.36
    162. Saint Thomas and Principe 397.26
    163. Guatemala 392.27
    164. Ivory Coast 379.30
    165. Lesotho 378.03
    166. Swaziland 373.26
    167. Congo (Brazzaville) 367.35
    168. Central African Republic 353.09
    169. Senegal 347.40
    170. Ethiopia 344.79
    171. Sierra Leone 344.28
    172. Benin 341.18
    173. Guinea 335.57
    174. Togo 334.23
    175. Djibouti 334.12
    176. Liberia 320.14
    177. Madagascar 319.04
    178. Cameroon 313.44
    179. Gambia 291.68
    180. Mozambique 284.63
    181. Niger 284.36
    182. Chad 277.22
    183. South Sudan 275.70
    184. Comoros 275.62
    185. Mali 271.20
    186. Angola 270.71
    187. Zimbabwe 266.79
    188. Nigeria 266.35
    189. Somalia 261.38
    190. Congo (Kinshasa) 260.23
    191. Zambia 252.27
    192. Kenya 241.12
    193. Malawi 240.53
    194. Burkina Faso 231.29
    195. Burundi 226.61
    196. Eritrea 221.86
    197. Rwanda 215.22
    198. Uganda 184.96
    199. Tanzania 184.40

    Prevalence is defined as the number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time per 100,000 people. Stroke was defined according to WHO criteria – rapidly developing clinical signs of focal (at times global) disturbance of cerebral function lasting more than 24 hours or leading to death with no apparent cause other than that of vascular origin.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange