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Burkina Faso : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in Burkina Faso is: Male 59.1, female 60.5 and total life expectancy is 59.9 which gives Burkina Faso a World Life Expectancy ranking of 159. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Burkina Faso by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Burkina Faso
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Life Expectancy
1. Influenza and Pneumonia
2. Stroke
3. Coronary Heart Disease
4. Malaria
5. Diarrhoeal diseases
6. Diabetes Mellitus
7. Meningitis
8. Liver Disease
9. Road Traffic Accidents
11. Malnutrition
12. Other Injuries
13. Lung Disease
14. Prostate Cancer
15. Maternal Conditions
16. Low Birth Weight
17. Peptic Ulcer Disease
18. Cervical Cancer
19. Falls
20. Hypertension

See full health profile and world rankings for Burkina Faso here:  Burkina Faso Health Profile


WHO Publish Date: May 2014