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Cardiovascular disease by country

Cardiovascular diseases, commonly referred to as heart disease or stroke, are the number 1 cause of death globally. The factsheets below provide a snapshot from different corners of the world, demonstrating the scale of the problem and what governments are doing to respond.

Cardiovascular diseases in Argentina / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in Brazil / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in China / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in India / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in Mexico / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in South Africa / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in the UK / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in the USA / Spanish version
Cardiovascular diseases in Uruguay / Spanish version