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Table 7 Estimated worldwide annual fatal UAPP by region

From: The global distribution of acute unintentional pesticide poisoning: estimations based on a systematic review

Region Subregion Population in subregion Population in reviewa Weightb Number of countriesa Sum of fatalities in review Estimated fatalities in subregion
AFRICA East 405,425,679 42,752,218 0.10545 3 8.5 81
Middle-Southern 217,729,520 53,771,984 0.24697 1 16.6 67
Northern 228,846,848 133,894,911 0.58509 3 90.3 154
Western 362,197,544 539,560 0.00149 1 0 0
AMERICA Caribbean 43,278,165 31,557,456 0.72918 19 6.1 8
Central 174,988,756 167,463,654 0.957 8 283.4 296
North 359,792,066 353,535,331 0.98261 3 5.4 6
South 420,434,194 395,970,288 0.94181 12 215.2 229
ASIA Central 70,118,950 61,486,031 0.87688 4 3.5 4
Eastern 1,616,177,218 1,532,006,035 0.94792 5 320.2 338
South-Eastern 641,760,625 195,058,336 0.30394 5 48.4 159
Southern 1,846,671,142 1,284,597,898 0.69563 3 6539.30 9401
Western Asia 262,879,373 160,485,199 0.61049 12 23.6 39
EUROPE Eastern 293,011,923 94,597,984 0.32285 7 24.2 75
Northern 96,464,409 94,640,537 0.98109 8 1.2 1
Southern 160,067,370 154,290,938 0.96391 13 13.7 14
Western 195,338,358 191,762,460 0.98169 7 6.6 7
OCEANIA AUS, NZ, Mel-Mic-Polynesia 40,153,128 28,353,352 0.70613 3 2.4 3
All all 7,435,335,268 4,976,764,172   117 7609 10,881
  1. acountries with data on fatal UAPP
  2. bwj = population in review divided by region’s population, details see text Estimation of international UAPP