The statistics show that infectious diseases cause 26% of all deaths on the planet (according to the world Health Organization (who), 2008).
Every year, infectious diseases claim hundreds of thousands of lives, and many survivors suffer crippling complications for the rest of my life.
In 2012, the number of deaths from infectious diseases declined.
AGE-STANDARDIZED MORTALITY RATES BY CAUSE (PER 100 000 POPULATION).
Non-communicable diseases are the cause of 68% of all deaths, communicable, maternal, neonatal disease and disorders of nutritional origin (taken together) accounted for 23% of deaths worldwide, and injuries caused 9% of all deaths.
THE NUMBER OF DEATHS FROM CERTAIN INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN 2012
THE AVERAGE PERCENTAGE OF DEATH FROM INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN THE WORLD
THE NUMBER OF REGISTERED CASES OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN THE WORLD
Worldwide occur thousands, hundreds of thousands or even millions of cases of infectious diseases that afflict children and adults not only in underdeveloped or developing countries, but in countries with a high standard of living. So, diphtheria 4880 sick people in the world. Measles affects 354820 people, of them died – 139 300 (when vaccine coverage 84%).
Parotitis sick 726 169 people, a whooping average covers 162 047 people, rubella – 114449, tetanus was 14272 cases.
The palm among infectious diseases, TB holds – 5 772 224 cases. At the same time, it can be noted that due to the vaccination with the face of the planet gradually disappears such a terrible disease like polio in the world was 285 cases.
And yet this performance was possible thanks to consolidated efforts to combat infectious diseases.
MORTALITY AND MORBIDITY FROM INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN RUSSIA
In 2013 the Russian Federation has registered more than 33 million 225 thousand infectious diseases (2012: 31 million 477 thousand). In 2013 in Russia killed 1.9 million people, from infectious diseases – 31 808 (1.7 percent), was 33 million 255 thousand cases of infectious diseases, death was 0,096%.
MORTALITY BY MAIN CAUSES OF DEATH IN RUSSIA FOR 2013 (NUMBER OF DEATHS PER 100 000 POPULATION)
In 2013, the highest number of deaths in Russia were caused by diseases of the circulatory system. Certain infectious and parasitic diseases killed in 2013 from 22.2 per 100 thousand people.
DEATHS BY MAIN CLASSES OF CAUSES OF DEATH IN RUSSIA FOR 2013
Some infectious diseases in 2013 caused the death of 31808. This is 1.7% of all deaths.
THE INCIDENCE OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN RUSSIA (MLN./YEAR)
Since 1998, the highest peak of infectious diseases in Russia was recorded in 2001, 53 million, and the lowest – in 2005 – 27 million cases. After 2005, our country has again been an increase in the number of infectious diseases: from 29 million in 2006 to 35 million in 2010 and 38 million in 2011.
Today in Russia on a number of infectious diseases has been a slight decline in the number of registered cases.