Preventable deaths worldwide

preventable deaths worldwide

In all the world, there are over 50 million preventable deaths each year. (unsourced?)
http://www.learnwell.org/globalhealth.htm

50000000 / 365
= 136986.30136986301

http://www.worldmapper.org/display_extra.php?selected=371

In rich territories, deaths from most of these conditions are much lower except for infections in the elderly. For this reason they can be considered easily preventable conditions.

These conditions caused 32% of all deaths worldwide in 2002, an average of 2968 deaths per million people.

2968 / 1000000 * 6000000000
= 17808000

17808000 / 365
= 48789.041095890411

http://www.worldmapper.org/extraindex/text_causedeath.html
371 Often Preventable Deaths
18,474,823
deaths 2002

18474823 / 365
= 50615.953424657534

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