Lower respiratory infectious disease is the fifth-leading cause of death and the combined leading infectious cause of death, being responsible for 2·74 million deaths worldwide. This is generally similar to estimates in the 2010 Global Burden of Disease study.
The top 10 Killers of Teens . The top 10 killers of teens are i have only 1,2,3,4, and 10 so here they are . 1. Accidents . 2. Homicide . 3. Suicide . 4. Cancer . 1 … 0. Stroke . I know birth defects are in there somewhere, as is COPD. Diabetes might be, too, but I'm not positive.
The top 10 causes of death Why do we need to know the reasons people die? Measuring how many people die each year and why they died is one of the most important means – along with gauging how diseases and injuries are affecting people – for assessing the effectiveness of a country’s health system.