Table 1

Relative difference* between GHE and GBD estimates of total deaths for selected causes by sex in WHO SEAR countries, 2019

Cause of deathSexBangladeshBhutanDPR KoreaIndiaIndonesiaMaldivesMyanmarNepalSri LankaThailandTimor Leste
TuberculosisM−9%−19%−81%1%−3%29%−22%−54%21%−30%−74%
F−38%−25%−82%−10%−30%11%−32%−57%−1%9%−74%
DiarrhoeaM−7%−34%−24%−12%−7%−22%−4%−14%64%−9%−13%
F−9%−24%−22%−1%−6%−31%−12%−4%72%−10%−23%
Neonatal conditionsM−6%30%−28%3%−10%194%−5%−5%6%−37%−9%
F−17%37%−26%−1%−24%198%−8%−7%7%−37%−22%
Ischaemic heart diseasesM27%−9%13%−2%−4%15%17%25%−9%3%37%
F12%0%16%3%−7%2%16%13%−8%−3%12%
StrokeM29%−11%9%−2%−6%12%17%23%104%4%35%
F8%0%13%2%−8%2%14%12%119%−2%12%
COPDM30%−16%9%0%−8%3%19%21%−44%−1%36%
F9%−5%15%5%−9%−1%16%12%−51%−4%11%
DiabetesM27%−11%11%−1%−3%15%16%23%7%5%35%
F5%1%11%3%−4%6%11%14%6%4%15%
Road injuryM−66%−49%36%−1%21%160%−48%−40%−23%−12%4%
F−64%−46%31%2%18%113%−48%−44%−13%−15%1%
SuicideM22%16%25%9%18%42%25%40%52%13%33%
F24%19%19%18%12%2%24%25%38%27%30%
FallsM24%−12%23%2%2%30%26%22%111%9%19%
F1%−6%18%5%−8%4%23%10%191%0%−4%
DrowningM13%5%21%12%14%44%40%8%28%14%−9%
F−6%5%19%8%4%31%32%−21%25%15%−32%
All causesM11%−10%4%0%−5%15%8%14%−8%2%6%
F3%0%7%5%−7%10%11%5%−5%−2%−2%
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  • *Relative difference: positive value indicates higher estimate from GBD study, negative value indicates lower estimate from GBD study.

  • GBD, Global Burden of Disease; GHE, Global Health Estimates; SEAR, South East Asia Region.