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HEALTH PROFILE : Arab Emirates

Arab Emirates
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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Arab Emirates

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Arab Emirates 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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    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    51.9
    55.0
    53.4
    84
    85
    84
    1970
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    76
    77
    78
    1980
    66.1
    70.4
    68.2
    49
    65
    59
    1990
    71.2
    75.3
    73.2
    33
    45
    36
    2000
    73.4
    75.7
    74.2
    32
    55
    42
    2010
    75.5
    77.7
    76.2
    35
    57
    43
    2016
    76.5
    78.7
    77.2
    35
    61
    43
     
     
    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.5
    78.7
    35
    61
    Age 5
    77.1
    79.2
    36
    68
    Age 10
    77.2
    79.3
    36
    69
    Age 15
    77.3
    79.3
    36
    72
    Age 20
    77.5
    79.4
    34
    71
    Age 25
    77.7
    79.4
    36
    72
    Age 30
    77.9
    79.5
    37
    76
    Age 35
    78.0
    79.6
    39
    78
    Age 40
    78.2
    79.6
    39
    80
    Age 45
    78.4
    79.8
    40
    84
    Age 50
    78.7
    80.0
    43
    86
    Age 55
    79.2
    80.4
    47
    88
    Age 60
    79.8
    81.0
    55
    92
    Age 65
    81.2
    82.3
    53
    89
    Age 70
    82.8
    83.7
    59
    83
    Age 75
    84.8
    85.6
    63
    79
    Age 80
    87.2
    88.0
    64
    75
    Age 85
    90.3
    90.9
    70
    72
     
     
    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES 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
    147.92
    53
    2. Stroke
    78.00
    99
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.75
    61
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.01
    30
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.54
    108
    6. Kidney Disease
    23.39
    46
    7. Lung Disease
    18.37
    128
    8. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    153
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.39
    126
    10. Liver Disease
    9.33
    132
    11. Lung Cancers
    6.79
    123
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.77
    69
    13. Hypertension
    6.45
    142
    14. Other Injuries
    6.38
    119
    15. Ovary Cancer
    4.89
    73
    16. Lymphomas
    4.70
    99
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    4.42
    140
    18. Asthma
    4.14
    94
    19. Cervical Cancer
    4.03
    133
    20. Prostate Cancer
    3.93
    168
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.82
    155
    22. Stomach Cancer
    3.39
    142
    23. Low Birth Weight
    3.32
    141
    24. Falls
    3.29
    130
    25. Liver Cancer
    3.06
    159
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Meningitis
    3.04
    66
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    3.01
    137
    28. Violence
    2.85
    126
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.84
    79
    30. Suicide
    2.74
    173
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.69
    101
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    2.27
    119
    33. Drug Use
    2.02
    55
    34. Leukemia
    2.01
    148
    35. Skin Disease
    1.87
    89
    36. Tuberculosis
    1.82
    119
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.75
    123
    38. Fires
    1.69
    88
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.62
    120
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.24
    167
    41. Bladder Cancer
    1.18
    143
    42. Uterin Cancer
    1.12
    147
    43. Drownings
    1.10
    147
    44. Epilepsy
    1.09
    144
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.07
    138
    46. Anemia
    1.04
    63
    47. Tetanus
    1.03
    43
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    0.88
    111
    49. Other Neoplasms
    0.76
    166
    50. Malnutrition
    0.58
    122
     
     
    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,733
    26.71
    2. Stroke
    1,699
    12.16
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    902
    6.45
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    756
    5.41
    5. Kidney Disease
    613
    4.39
    6. Lung Disease
    520
    3.72
    7. Other Injuries
    423
    3.03
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    413
    2.96
    9. Violence
    341
    2.44
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    304
    2.18
    11. Liver Disease
    285
    2.04
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    261
    1.87
    13. Suicide
    261
    1.87
    14. Falls
    257
    1.84
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    245
    1.75
    16. Lung Cancers
    205
    1.47
    17. Low Birth Weight
    184
    1.32
    18. Asthma
    174
    1.25
    19. Lymphomas
    163
    1.17
    20. Breast Cancer
    155
    1.11
    21. Drug Use
    150
    1.07
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    149
    1.07
    23. Hypertension
    143
    1.02
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    125
    0.89
    25. Leukemia
    107
    0.77
      Deaths %
    26. Meningitis
    101
    0.72
    27. Stomach Cancer
    101
    0.72
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    89
    0.64
    29. Fires
    89
    0.64
    30. Liver Cancer
    87
    0.62
    31. Epilepsy
    85
    0.61
    32. Drownings
    83
    0.59
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    66
    0.47
    34. Birth Trauma
    59
    0.42
    35. Oral Cancer
    58
    0.42
    36. Ovary Cancer
    56
    0.40
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    52
    0.37
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41
    0.29
    39. Tuberculosis
    39
    0.28
    40. Skin Disease
    39
    0.28
    41. Cervical Cancer
    36
    0.26
    42. Prostate Cancer
    36
    0.26
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    36
    0.26
    44. Alcohol
    28
    0.20
    45. Poisonings
    27
    0.19
    46. Bladder Cancer
    24
    0.17
    47. Anemia
    22
    0.16
    48. Tetanus
    20
    0.14
    49. Skin Cancers
    18
    0.13
    50. Encephalitis
    16
    0.11
     
     
    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    153
    2. Lung Cancers
    6.79
    123
    3. Ovary Cancer
    4.89
    73
    4. Lymphomas
    4.70
    99
    5. Cervical Cancer
    4.03
    133
    6. Prostate Cancer
    3.93
    168
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.82
    155
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.39
    142
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.06
    159
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.27
    119
    11. Leukemia
    2.01
    148
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.62
    120
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.24
    167
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.18
    143
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.12
    147
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.47
    164
     
     
    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.8
    124
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    27.5
    41.0
    21
    16
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.77
    20

     
    Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,072,475
    108
    Sex Ratio M / F
    2.17
    2
    Population 0-14
    21.0%
    128
    Population 15-64
    77.9%
    3
    Population 65 +
    1.1%
    193
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.10
    122
    Death Rate / 1000
    1.90
    192
    Fertility Rate
    2.32
    81
    Infant Mortality
    10.00
    127
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    123
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    84
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    2.73
    2
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.62
    2
    Net Migration
    10.50
    7
    Population Growth
    2.40%
    30
    Literacy Total
    93.8%
    103
    Literacy Male
    93.1%
    80
    Literacy Female
    95.8%
    52
    Unemployment
    3.6%
    152
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    77.2
    43
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.7
    65
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $68,200
    9
     
     
     

    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.