The burden of NCDs in Uganda

The burden of NCDs in Uganda

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In 2010, NCDS killed 1,064,000 people in Uganda. 61% of deaths due to NCDs occur below the age of 70, It is estimated that for every 100,000 men in Uganda in 2010, 1,094 men died of NCDs, Of these deaths, 12% were due to cancer,15%were due to chronic respiratory diseases, 51% due to diabetes and heart diseases. (M.O.H Rapid NCD morbidity and mortality assessment July 2011)