Cardiovascular Disease mortality rate

Heart Diseases remain a major cause of health loss for all regions of the world.CVDs take the lives of 17.7 million people every year, 31% of all global deaths. remain a major cause of health loss for all regions of the world.

In spite of there is progress in prevention of CVD, it has been highly inadequate and uneven, particularly in middle income and low Countries. Voluntary global targets have helped to stimulate resources, attention and accountability on harmful use of alcohol, tobacco use, unhealthy diet and physical inactivity which are the major behavioural causes of CVD.These in turn show up in people as raised blood pressure, elevated blood glucose and overweight and obesity, risks detrimental to good healthy heart.

  • CVD survival rate in US and NH adults
  • CVD survival rate in Europe