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Keynote by Danny Dorling and Benjamin Hennig given at the Medsin Global Health Conference, Newcastle, March 28th 2010.

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  • Making visible global injustice in health: mapping the causes of 57 million deaths Keynote by Danny Dorling and Benjamin Hennig, University of Sheffield At the Medsin Global Health Conference, Newcastle, 28 March 2010

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  • 1. Making visible global injustice in health: mapping the causes of 57 million deaths Danny Dorling / Benjamin Hennig University of Sheffield Medsin Global Health Conference Newcastle, 28 March 2010 this map transforms into one showing where infants in the world die
  • 2. Live and let die
    • According to the Global Burden of Disease Study there are approximately 57 million people dying a year:
    • 57,000,000 a year;
    • these are 157,000 a day;
    • or 2 persons dying every second.
    • This presentation shows, why there is someone dying every half second;
    • This presentation shows, how the world looks like when health, disease, and death are put onto maps;
    • This presentation shows, how unequal health is distributed globally...
  • 3. How healthy is the world? Mapping Health
    • General overview
  • 4. Public Health Spending
    • 2228 billion PPP US$, $39,000 per death per year
  • 5. Private Health Spending
    • 1847 billion PPP US$, $4 for every $5 spent by the state
  • 6. Physicians Working
    • 9.56 million, one physician for every 6 deaths a year
  • 7. Early Neonatal Mortality
    • 3.01 million, one within 7 days of birth for every 3 physicians
  • 8. HIV/AIDS Prevalence
    • 29.22 million, one in every 200 people in the world
  • 9. Malaria Cases
    • 71.9 million, 7.5 cases per physician in the world
  • 10. What are they all dying from? Mapping Causes of Death
    • Grouped in three broad groups of causes
  • 11. Preventable Deaths
    • people who died from most preventable (communicable infections, maternal, perinatal and nutritional conditions) in one year
  • 12. Cause of Death: Often Preventable Deaths
    • 18,475,000 a year; 51,000 a day; one every 2 seconds...
  • 13. Cause of Death: Infectious and Parasitic Disease
    • 10,988,000 a year; 30,000 a day; one every 3 seconds...
  • 14. Cause of Death: Tuberculosis
    • 1,570,000 a year; 4,301 a day; one every 20 seconds...
  • 15. Cause of Death: HIV/AIDS
    • 2,920,000 a year; 8,000 a day; one every 11 seconds...
  • 16. Cause of Death: STDs Excluding HIV
    • 180,000 a year; 493 a day; one every 3 minutes...
  • 17. Cause of Death: Syphilis
    • 157,000 a year; 430 a day; one every 3 minutes...
  • 18. Cause of Death: Chlamydia
    • 9,415 a year; 26 a day; one every 56 minutes...
  • 19. Cause of Death: Gonorrhoea
    • 959 a year; 3 a day; one every 9 hours...
  • 20. Cause of Death: Diarrhoea
    • 1,871,000 a year; 5126 a day; one every 17 seconds...
  • 21. Cause of Death: Vaccine Preventable Deaths
    • 1,121,000 a year; 3,071 a day; one every 28 seconds...
  • 22. Cause of Death: Whooping Cough
    • 294,000 a year; 805 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 23. Cause of Death: Tetanus
    • 214,000 a year; 586 a day; one every 2½ minutes...
  • 24. Cause of Death: Diphtheria
    • 5,452 a year; 15 a day; one every 1½ hours...
  • 25. Cause of Death: Polio
    • 831 a year; 2 a day; one every 10½ hours...
  • 26. Cause of Death: Measles
    • 607,000 a year; 1,663 a day; one every 52 seconds...
  • 27. Cause of Death: Meningitis
    • 173,000 a year; 474 a day; one every 3 minutes...
  • 28. Cause of Death: Hepatitus B
    • 103,000 a year; 282 a day; one every 5 minutes...
  • 29. Cause of Death: Hepatitus C
    • 54,000 a year; 148 a day; one every 10 minutes...
  • 30. Cause of Death: Malaria
    • 911,000 a year; 2,496 a day; one every 35 seconds...
  • 31. Cause of Death: Local Tropical Diseases
    • 158,000 a year; 433 a day; one every 3 minutes...
  • 32. Cause of Death: Sleeping sickness
    • 48,000 a year; 132 a day; one every 11 minutes...
  • 33. Cause of Death: Chagas Disease
    • 15,000 a year; 41 a day; one every 35 minutes...
  • 34. Cause of Death: Schistosomiasis
    • 44,000 a year; 121 a day; one every 12 minutes...
  • 35. Cause of Death: Leishmaniasis
    • 51,000 a year; 140 a day; one every 10 minutes...
  • 36. Cause of Death: Elephantiasis
    • 417 a year; one every 21 hours...
  • 37. Cause of Death: Leprosy
    • 6,168 a year; 17 a day; one every 1½ hours...
  • 38. Cause of Death: Dengue
    • 19,000 a year; 52 a day; one every 28 minutes...
  • 39. Cause of Death: Japanese Encephalitis
    • 14,000 a year; 38 a day; one every 38 minutes...
  • 40. Cause of Death: Intestinal Worm Infection
    • 12,000 a year; 33 a day; one every 44 minutes...
  • 41. Cause of Death: Roundworm Infection
    • 3,410 a year; 9 a day; one every 2½ hours...
  • 42. Cause of Death: Whipworm Infection
    • 3,019 a year; 8 a day; one every 3 hours...
  • 43. Cause of Death: Hookworm Disease
    • 2,941 a year; 8 a day; one every 3 hours...
  • 44. Cause of Death: All Respiratory Infection Deaths
    • 4,026,000 a year; 11,030 a day; one every 8 seconds...
  • 45. Cause of Death: Pneumonia
    • 3,947,000 a year; 10,814 a day; one every 8 seconds...
  • 46. Cause of Death: Nose and Throat Infection
    • 76,000 a year; 208 a day; one every 7 minutes...
  • 47. Cause of Death: Ear Infection
    • 3,596 a year; 10 a day; one every 2½ hours...
  • 48. Cause of Death: Deaths of Women from Pregnancy
    • 510,000 a year; 1397 a day; one every minute...
  • 49. Cause of Death: Deaths of Babies from Childbirth
    • 2,465,000 a year; 6,753 a day; one every 13 seconds...
  • 50. Cause of Death: Low Birth Weight Related
    • 1,271,000 a year; 3,482 a day; one every 25 seconds...
  • 51. Cause of Death: Birth Injury Related
    • 725,000 a year; 1,986 a day; one every 44 seconds...
  • 52. Cause of Death: All Nutritional Deficiences Deaths
    • 485,000 a year; 1,329 a day; one every 65 seconds...
  • 53. Cause of Death: Deaths from Starvation
    • 260,000 a year; 712 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 54. Cause of Death: Vitamin A Deficiency
    • 23,000 a year; 63 a day; one every 23 minutes...
  • 55. Cause of Death: Iron Deficiency Anaemia
    • 137,000 a year; 375 a day; one every 4 minutes...
  • 56. Cause of Death: Iodine Deficiency
    • 6,536 a year; 18 a day; one every 80 minutes...
  • 57. Cause of Death: Non-Communicable Illnesses
    • 33,630,000 a year; 92,137 a day; one every second...
  • 58. Cause of Death: All Cancer Deaths
    • 7,145,000 a year; 19,575 a day; one every 4 seconds...
  • 59. Cause of Death: Mouth Cancer
    • 318,000 a year; 871 a day; one every 99 seconds...
  • 60. Cause of Death: Throat Cancer
    • 450,000 a year; 1,233 a day; one every 70 seconds...
  • 61. Cause of Death: Stomach Cancer
    • 857,000 a year; 2,348 a day; one every 37 seconds...
  • 62. Cause of Death: Bowel Cancer
    • 624,000 a year; 1,710 a day; one every 50 seconds...
  • 63. Cause of Death: Liver Cancer
    • 623,000 a year; 1,707 a day; one every 50 seconds...
  • 64. Cause of Death: Pancreas Cancer
    • 231,000 a year; 633 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 65. Cause of Death: Lung Cancer
    • 1,248,000 a year; 3,419 a day; one every 25 seconds...
  • 66. Cause of Death: Skin Cancer
    • 66,000 a year; 181 a day; one every 8 minutes...
  • 67. Cause of Death: Breast Cancer
    • 478,000 a year; 1,310 a day; one every 66 seconds...
  • 68. Cause of Death: Cancer of the Cervix
    • 239,000 a year; 655 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 69. Cause of Death: Cancer of the Uterus
    • 71,000 a year; 195 a day; one every 7 minutes...
  • 70. Cause of Death: Ovary Cancer
    • 135,000 a year; 370 a day; one every 4 minutes...
  • 71. Cause of Death: Prostate Cancer
    • 269,000 a year; 737 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 72. Cause of Death: Bladder Cancer
    • 179,000 a year; 490 a day; one every 3 minutes...
  • 73. Cause of Death: Lymphoma
    • 334,000 a year; 915 a day; one every 94 seconds...
  • 74. Cause of Death: Leukaemia
    • 265,000 a year; 726 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 75. Cause of Death: Other Tumour Deaths
    • 149,000 a year; 408 a day; one every 3½ minutes...
  • 76. Cause of Death: Diabetes
    • 987,000 a year; 2,704 a day; one every 32 seconds...
  • 77. Cause of Death: Endocrine and other disorders
    • 242,000 a year; 663 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 78. Cause of Death: Brain Disorder
    • 1,112,000 a year; 3,047 a day; one every 28 seconds...
  • 79. Cause of Death: Depression Related
    • 13,000 a year; 36 a day; one every 40 minutes...
  • 80. Cause of Death: Manic-depression
    • 733 a year; 2 a day; one every 12 hours...
  • 81. Cause of Death: Schizophrenia
    • 23,000 a year; 63 a day; one every 23 minutes...
  • 82. Cause of Death: Epilepsy
    • 125,000 a year; 342 a day; one every 4 minutes...
  • 83. Cause of Death: Alcohol Use Disorders
    • 91,000 a year; 249 a day; one every 6 minutes...
  • 84. Cause of Death: Dementias
    • 396,000 a year; 1,085 a day; one every 80 seconds...
  • 85. Cause of Death: Parkinson Disease
    • 99,000 a year; 271 a day; one every 5 minutes...
  • 86. Cause of Death: Multiple Sclerosis
    • 16,000 a year; 44 a day; one every 33 minutes...
  • 87. Cause of Death: Drug Use Disorders
    • 86,000 a year; 236 a day; one every 6 minutes...
  • 88. Cause of Death: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
    • 56 a year; one every 6½ days...
  • 89. Cause of Death: Eye and Ear Disease
    • 3,249 a year; 9 a day; one every 2½ hours...
  • 90. Cause of Death: Glaucoma
    • 102 a year; one every 86 days...
  • 91. Cause of Death: All Cardiovascular Disease Deaths
    • 16,778,000 a year; 45,963 a day; one every 2 seconds...
  • 92. Cause of Death: Rheumatic Heart Disease
    • 329,000 a year; 901 a day; one every 96 seconds...
  • 93. Cause of Death: Stroke
    • 5,536,000 a year; 15,167 a day; one every 6 seconds...
  • 94. Cause of Death: Heart Attack
    • 7,219,000 a year; 19,778 a day; one every 4 seconds...
  • 95. Cause of Death: Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • 914,000 a year; 2,504 a day; one every 35 seconds...
  • 96. Cause of Death: Inflammatory Heart Disease
    • 405,000 a year; 1,110 a day; one every 78 seconds...
  • 97. Cause of Death: Respiratory Disease
    • 3,722,000 a year; 10,197 a day; one every 9 seconds...
  • 98. Cause of Death: Chronic Bronchitis
    • 2,766,000 a year; 7,578 a day; one every 11 seconds...
  • 99. Cause of Death: Asthma
    • 241,000 a year; 660 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 100. Cause of Death: Digestive Tract Diseases
    • 1,973,000 a year; 5,405 a day; one every 16 seconds...
  • 101. Cause of Death: Peptic Ulcer Disease
    • 265,000 a year; 726 a day; one every 2 minutes...
  • 102. Cause of Death: Cirrhosis Of The Liver
    • 789,000 a year; 2,162 a day; one every 40 seconds...
  • 103. Cause of Death: Appendicitis
    • 22,000 a year; 60 a day; one every 24 minutes...
  • 104. Cause of Death: Genitourinary Tract Diseases
    • 849,000 a year; 2,326 a day; one every 37 seconds...
  • 105. Cause of Death: Kidney Disease
    • 678,000 a year; 1,858 a day; one every 47 seconds...
  • 106. Cause of Death: Deaths from enlarged Prostate
    • 32,000 a year; 88 a day; one every 16 minutes...
  • 107. Cause of Death: Skin Disease
    • 69,000 a year; 189 a day; one every 7½ minutes...
  • 108. Cause of Death: All Musculoskeletal Disease Deaths
    • 106,000 a year; 290 a day; one every 5 minutes...
  • 109. Cause of Death: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • 25,000 a year; 68 a day; one every 21 minutes...
  • 110. Cause of Death: Osteoarthritis
    • 4,736 a year; 13 a day; one every 111 minutes...
  • 111. Cause of Death: Birth Defects
    • 494,000 a year; 1,353 a day; one every 64 seconds...
  • 112. Cause of Death: Oral Conditions
    • 1,608 a year; 4 a day; one every 5½ hours...
  • 113. Cause of Death: All Injury Deaths
    • 5,183,000 a year; 14,200 a day; one every 6 seconds...
  • 114. Cause of Death: All Accidental Deaths
    • 3,560,000 a year; 9,753 a day; one every 9 seconds...
  • 115. Cause of Death: Road Traffic Accident
    • 1,195,000 a year; 3,274 a day; one every 26 seconds...
  • 116. Cause of Death: Accidental Poisoning
    • 352,000 a year; 964 a day; one every 90 seconds...
  • 117. Cause of Death: Deaths from Falls
    • 393,000 a year; 1,077 a day; one every 80 seconds...
  • 118. Cause of Death: Deaths from Fires
    • 312,000 a year; 855 a day; one every 101 seconds...
  • 119. Cause of Death: Deaths from Drowning
    • 384,000 a year; 1,052 a day; one every 82 seconds...
  • 120. Cause of Death: Other Accidental Injury Deaths
    • 925,000 a year; 2,534 a day; one every 34 seconds...
  • 121. Cause of Death: All Non-accidental Deaths
    • 1,622,000 a year; 4,444 a day; one every 19 seconds...
  • 122. Cause of Death: Suicide
    • 878,000 a year; 2,405 a day; one every 36 seconds...
  • 123. Cause of Death: Murder
    • 560,000 a year; 1,534 a day; one every 56 seconds...
  • 124. Cause of Death: War
    • 171,000 a year; 468 a day; one every 3 minutes...
  • 125. War Deaths
    • people who died from war in one year
  • 126. When are they all dying? Mapping the Age of Death
    • Sorted from oldest to youngest people
  • 127. Age of Death: 100+
    • 92,585 deaths; 254 per day; one every 341 seconds...
  • 128. Age of Death: 95-99
    • 484,416 deaths; 1,327 per day; one every 65 seconds...
  • 129. Age of Death: 90-94
    • 1,563,557 deaths; 4,284 per day; one every 20 seconds...
  • 130. Age of Death: 85-89
    • 3,144,797 deaths; 8,616 per day; one every 10 seconds...
  • 131. Age of Death: 80-84
    • 4,381,231 deaths; 12,003 per day; one every 7 seconds...
  • 132. Age of Death: 75-79
    • 5,410,001 deaths; 14,822 per day; one every 6 seconds...
  • 133. Age of Death: 70-74
    • 5,416,482 deaths; 14,840 per day; one every 6 seconds...
  • 134. Age of Death: 65-69
    • 4,548,376 deaths; 12,461 per day; one every 7 seconds...
  • 135. Age of Death: 60-64
    • 3,615,847 deaths; 9,906 per day; one every 9 seconds...
  • 136. Age of Death: 55-59
    • 2,802,369 deaths; 7,678 per day; one every 11 seconds...
  • 137. Age of Death: 50-54
    • 2,412,379 deaths; 6,609 per day; one every 13 seconds...
  • 138. Age of Death: 45-49
    • 2,098,466 deaths; 5,749 per day; one every 15 seconds...
  • 139. Age of Death: 40-44
    • 1,788,164 deaths; 4,899 per day; one every 18 seconds...
  • 140. Age of Death: 35-39
    • 1,652,503 deaths; 4,527 per day; one every 19 seconds...
  • 141. Age of Death: 30-34
    • 1,606,806 deaths; 4,402 per day; one every 20 seconds...
  • 142. Age of Death: 25-29
    • 1,496,071 deaths; 4,099 per day; one every 21 seconds...
  • 143. Age of Death: 20-24
    • 1,273,937 deaths; 3,490 per day; one every 25 seconds...
  • 144. Age of Death: 15-19
    • 870,915 deaths; 2,386 per day; one every 36 seconds...
  • 145. Age of Death: 10-14
    • 536,950 deaths; 1,471 per day; one every 59 seconds...
  • 146. Age of Death: 5-9
    • 863,022 deaths; 2,364 per day; one every 37 seconds...
  • 147. Age of Death: 1-4
    • 2,556,272 deaths; 7004 per day; one every 12 seconds...
  • 148. Age of Death: Infants (aged under 1)
    • 8,142,016 deaths; 22,307 per day; one every 4 seconds...
  • 149. From Map to Cartogram
    • Infant Mortality
  • 150.
    • World maps by the Worldmapper team
    • Slides and animations by Benjamin Hennig
    • Slides available on http://www.slideshare.net/geosasi
    • For a definition of all the causes and the data see www.worldmapper.org
    • New estimates on causes of death are due to be released by the end of 2010 in the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study
    • http://www.globalburden.org
    Credits
  • 151.
    • World maps by the Worldmapper team
    • Slides and animations by Benjamin Hennig
    • Animated slides available on http://sheffield.ac.uk/geography/staff/dorling_danny/lectures.html
    • For a definition of all the causes and the data see www.worldmapper.org
    • New estimates on causes of death are due to be released by the end of 2010 in the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study
    • http://www.globalburden.org
    Credits Dorling, D. (2007). Worldmapper: The human anatomy of a small planet. PLoS Medicine 4(1), 13-18. Dorling, D. and Barford, A. (2007). Shaping the world to illustrate inequalities in health. Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, 85(11), 821-900. Dorling, D. and Barford, A. (2007). The shape of global causes of death. International Journal of Health Geographies, 6(48). Infant mortality in affluent countries at the end of the nineteenth century rose as charitable giving rose. Mortality then fell as public anger at social injustice was converted into political change. Political change which then used medical knowledge. References