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HEALTH PROFILE : Algeria

Algeria
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Algeria

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Algeria including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Algeria ALGERIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    103
    108
    103
    1970
    52.3
    54.3
    53.3
    104
    110
    106
    1980
    58.9
    61.2
    60.0
    99
    109
    105
    1990
    65.8
    68.3
    67.0
    80
    102
    95
    2000
    69.6
    73.2
    71.3
    61
    91
    77
    2010
    73.0
    76.5
    74.7
    49
    78
    61
    2015
    73.8
    77.5
    75.6
    50
    82
    61
     
     
    Algeria ALGERIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.8
    77.5
    50
    82
    Age 5
    75.8
    79.4
    42
    61
    Age 10
    76.1
    79.5
    41
    61
    Age 15
    76.3
    79.6
    40
    59
    Age 20
    76.6
    79.8
    39
    58
    Age 25
    77.0
    79.9
    39
    59
    Age 30
    77.4
    80.1
    38
    60
    Age 35
    77.8
    80.3
    39
    61
    Age 40
    78.3
    80.6
    38
    61
    Age 45
    78.8
    80.9
    38
    60
    Age 50
    79.4
    81.4
    37
    60
    Age 55
    80.1
    81.9
    35
    60
    Age 60
    81.1
    82.6
    36
    61
    Age 65
    82.3
    83.4
    37
    66
    Age 70
    83.8
    84.5
    41
    68
    Age 75
    85.7
    86.0
    44
    70
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.0
    38
    77
    Age 85
    91.0
    90.6
    32
    82
    Age 90
    94.4
    94.0
    24
    86
    Age 95
    98.3
    97.9
    24
    84
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.1
    22
    80
     
     
    Algeria ALGERIA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.05
    102
    2. Stroke
    74.66
    108
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    34.95
    72
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31.43
    23
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.82
    100
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.91
    53
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.00
    51
    8. Breast Cancer
    17.88
    77
    9. Hypertension
    13.89
    91
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.38
    23
    11. Low Birth Weight
    10.28
    71
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    9.31
    75
    13. Tuberculosis
    9.23
    77
    14. Lung Disease
    8.77
    178
    15. Lung Cancers
    8.67
    105
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.09
    103
    17. Liver Disease
    6.78
    149
    18. Other Injuries
    6.43
    117
    19. Birth Trauma
    6.40
    71
    20. Lymphomas
    5.51
    81
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.22
    76
    22. Stomach Cancer
    5.21
    103
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    97
    24. Prostate Cancer
    4.91
    165
    25. Asthma
    4.68
    88
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    4.54
    108
    27. Fires
    4.30
    53
    28. Violence
    4.20
    106
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    121
    30. Leukemia
    3.65
    104
    31. Cervical Cancer
    3.52
    135
    32. Suicide
    3.19
    166
    33. Malnutrition
    2.86
    78
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.71
    96
    35. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    71
    36. Maternal Conditions
    2.28
    73
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.16
    112
    38. Other Neoplasms
    2.11
    113
    39. Drownings
    2.04
    124
    40. Skin Disease
    1.91
    86
    41. Epilepsy
    1.72
    93
    42. Pancreas Cancer
    1.70
    136
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.69
    99
    44. Meningitis
    1.63
    81
    45. Liver Cancer
    1.44
    180
    46. Drug Use
    1.30
    92
    47. Encephalitis
    1.20
    50
    48. Poisonings
    1.05
    79
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.81
    63
    50. Appendicitis
    0.69
    74
     
     
    Algeria ALGERIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    33,777
    19.44
    2. Stroke
    22,917
    13.19
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,859
    6.25
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9,948
    5.72
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,416
    5.42
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,296
    5.35
    7. Kidney Disease
    7,028
    4.04
    8. Low Birth Weight
    5,324
    3.06
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    4,585
    2.64
    10. Hypertension
    4,224
    2.43
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,806
    2.19
    12. Birth Trauma
    3,317
    1.91
    13. Tuberculosis
    3,129
    1.80
    14. Breast Cancer
    3,115
    1.79
    15. Lung Cancers
    2,746
    1.58
    16. Lung Disease
    2,664
    1.53
    17. Other Injuries
    2,382
    1.37
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,298
    1.32
    19. Liver Disease
    2,207
    1.27
    20. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,124
    1.22
    21. Lymphomas
    1,817
    1.05
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    1,792
    1.03
    23. Stomach Cancer
    1,673
    0.96
    24. Violence
    1,668
    0.96
    25. Falls
    1,522
    0.88
      Deaths %
    26. Fires
    1,522
    0.88
    27. Asthma
    1,468
    0.84
    28. Leukemia
    1,268
    0.73
    29. Suicide
    1,225
    0.70
    30. Malnutrition
    985
    0.57
    31. Maternal Conditions
    944
    0.54
    32. Oral Cancer
    905
    0.52
    33. Drownings
    802
    0.46
    34. Bladder Cancer
    796
    0.46
    35. Prostate Cancer
    690
    0.40
    36. Other Neoplasms
    681
    0.39
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    675
    0.39
    38. Epilepsy
    661
    0.38
    39. Meningitis
    629
    0.36
    40. Ovary Cancer
    609
    0.35
    41. Skin Disease
    606
    0.35
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    573
    0.33
    43. Cervical Cancer
    570
    0.33
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    545
    0.31
    45. Encephalitis
    466
    0.27
    46. Liver Cancer
    457
    0.26
    47. Drug Use
    445
    0.26
    48. Poisonings
    419
    0.24
    49. Hepatitis B
    273
    0.16
    50. Appendicitis
    235
    0.14
     
     
    Algeria ALGERIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    17.88
    77
    2. Lung Cancers
    8.67
    105
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.09
    103
    4. Lymphomas
    5.51
    81
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.21
    103
    6. Prostate Cancer
    4.91
    165
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    121
    8. Leukemia
    3.65
    104
      Rate World Rank
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.52
    135
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.71
    96
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    71
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.70
    136
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.44
    180
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.53
    175
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.52
    159
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.39
    178
     
     
    Algeria ALGERIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.0
    165
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.9
    34.9
    76
    27
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.87
    52

     
    Algeria ALGERIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    40,969,443
    33
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.03
    33
    Population 0-14
    29.3%
    75
    Population 15-64
    65.0%
    110
    Population 65 +
    5.7%
    107
    Birth Rate / 1000
    22.20
    66
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.30
    176
    Fertility Rate
    2.70
    60
    Infant Mortality
    19.60
    81
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    59
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    77
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    44
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.87
    39
    Net Migration
    -0.90
    117
    Population Growth
    1.70%
    54
    Literacy Total
    80.2%
    135
    Literacy Male
    87.2%
    98
    Literacy Female
    73.1%
    107
    Unemployment
    9.9%
    73
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.6
    61
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.3
    73
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $15,000
    83
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.