Lifestyle & Belief

This map shows which disease is most likely to kill you depending on where you live


A cordoned-off wing of the extreme drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB), a near untreatable strain of the disease, at the Brooklyn Infectious Disease Hospital in Cape Town.


Pieter Bauermeister

Using data from the World Health Organization, we labeled every country in the world with the disease that caused the most deaths within the nation.

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Middle East & Asia




Central America & the Caribbean


South America