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HEALTH PROFILE : Central African Republic

Central African Republic
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Central African Republic

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Central African Republic 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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    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    36.2
    41.2
    38.7
    159
    146
    156
    1970
    40.2
    45.2
    42.6
    160
    148
    154
    1980
    45.1
    50.4
    47.7
    157
    147
    153
    1990
    47.3
    52.5
    49.8
    165
    159
    163
    2000
    44.9
    47.1
    46.0
    177
    178
    178
    2010
    47.9
    50.5
    49.2
    181
    181
    181
    2015
    50.9
    54.1
    52.5
    181
    181
    181
     
     
    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    50.9
    54.1
    181
    181
    Age 5
    58.8
    61.6
    180
    180
    Age 10
    60.4
    63.0
    180
    180
    Age 15
    61.2
    63.7
    180
    180
    Age 20
    62.2
    64.5
    179
    180
    Age 25
    63.4
    65.4
    178
    180
    Age 30
    64.7
    66.5
    177
    180
    Age 35
    66.1
    67.8
    176
    179
    Age 40
    67.7
    69.7
    176
    178
    Age 45
    69.6
    71.8
    174
    177
    Age 50
    71.5
    73.7
    172
    174
    Age 55
    73.4
    75.3
    166
    170
    Age 60
    75.2
    76.8
    164
    165
    Age 65
    77.1
    78.4
    165
    167
    Age 70
    79.3
    80.3
    167
    167
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.6
    170
    169
    Age 80
    84.6
    85.2
    174
    170
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.4
    155
    144
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.2
    155
    141
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.4
    151
    133
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    152
    130
     
     
    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    215.62
    6
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    163.65
    7
    3. Stroke
    155.11
    13
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.11
    101
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    104.00
    7
    6. Tuberculosis
    72.84
    18
    7. Malaria
    50.68
    5
    8. Lung Disease
    41.66
    21
    9. Hypertension
    36.09
    6
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.05
    29
    11. Maternal Conditions
    31.93
    8
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.82
    81
    13. Liver Disease
    31.65
    31
    14. Birth Trauma
    31.33
    3
    15. Malnutrition
    30.00
    4
    16. Meningitis
    28.73
    7
    17. Low Birth Weight
    28.47
    4
    18. Asthma
    26.87
    5
    19. Prostate Cancer
    26.08
    41
    20. Other Injuries
    21.61
    12
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.14
    63
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    20.08
    9
    23. Suicide
    19.64
    13
    24. Breast Cancer
    19.55
    59
    25. Cervical Cancer
    16.63
    45
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. War
    16.56
    6
    27. Anemia
    15.66
    5
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    14.94
    13
    29. Violence
    13.90
    28
    30. Drownings
    12.79
    9
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    12.73
    2
    32. Kidney Disease
    10.50
    118
    33. Fires
    9.15
    6
    34. Measles
    8.84
    9
    35. Syphilis
    8.30
    4
    36. Epilepsy
    8.29
    7
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.85
    54
    38. Trypanosomiasis
    7.70
    1
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.44
    14
    40. Tetanus
    6.42
    4
    41. Lymphomas
    6.40
    54
    42. Falls
    6.02
    80
    43. Liver Cancer
    5.97
    79
    44. Oral Cancer
    4.89
    41
    45. Poisonings
    4.53
    4
    46. Ovary Cancer
    4.38
    88
    47. Schistosomiasis
    4.13
    20
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.90
    154
    49. Pertussis
    3.73
    3
    50. Other Neoplasms
    3.68
    54
     
     
    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    8,044
    12.92
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,957
    11.18
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,872
    7.83
    4. Stroke
    3,899
    6.26
    5. Malaria
    3,578
    5.75
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,685
    4.31
    7. Birth Trauma
    2,503
    4.02
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,275
    3.65
    9. Tuberculosis
    2,150
    3.45
    10. Meningitis
    1,662
    2.67
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,561
    2.51
    12. Malnutrition
    1,491
    2.40
    13. Maternal Conditions
    1,458
    2.34
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,091
    1.75
    15. Other Injuries
    1,050
    1.69
    16. Lung Disease
    1,016
    1.63
    17. Liver Disease
    940
    1.51
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    937
    1.51
    19. Hypertension
    880
    1.41
    20. Suicide
    851
    1.37
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    832
    1.34
    22. Asthma
    803
    1.29
    23. War
    750
    1.20
    24. Drownings
    736
    1.18
    25. Measles
    667
    1.07
      Deaths %
    26. Violence
    642
    1.03
    27. Anemia
    611
    0.98
    28. Syphilis
    596
    0.96
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    462
    0.74
    30. Fires
    448
    0.72
    31. Epilepsy
    397
    0.64
    32. Trypanosomiasis
    383
    0.62
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    375
    0.60
    34. Tetanus
    370
    0.59
    35. Kidney Disease
    328
    0.53
    36. Breast Cancer
    305
    0.49
    37. Pertussis
    280
    0.45
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    260
    0.42
    39. Prostate Cancer
    252
    0.40
    40. Cervical Cancer
    243
    0.39
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    242
    0.39
    42. Poisonings
    242
    0.39
    43. Lymphomas
    216
    0.35
    44. Falls
    211
    0.34
    45. Liver Cancer
    181
    0.29
    46. Oral Cancer
    139
    0.22
    47. Schistosomiasis
    130
    0.21
    48. Appendicitis
    115
    0.18
    49. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    111
    0.18
    50. Other Neoplasms
    107
    0.17
     
     
    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.08
    41
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.55
    59
    3. Cervical Cancer
    16.63
    45
    4. Lymphomas
    6.40
    54
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.97
    79
    6. Oral Cancer
    4.89
    41
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.38
    88
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.90
    154
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    2.96
    125
    10. Stomach Cancer
    2.47
    166
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.33
    95
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.84
    69
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.53
    169
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.26
    132
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.97
    157
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.92
    164
     
     
    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.3
    130
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    3.7
    10.9
    165
    160
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.08
    149

     
    Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5,625,118
    113
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    97
    Population 0-14
    40.1%
    31
    Population 15-64
    56.5%
    164
    Population 65 +
    3.4%
    159
    Birth Rate / 1000
    34.30
    23
    Death Rate / 1000
    13.20
    12
    Fertility Rate
    4.30
    28
    Infant Mortality
    86.30
    3
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    147
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    168
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    104
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.64
    172
    Net Migration
    0.00
    64
    Population Growth
    2.10%
    37
    Literacy Total
    36.8%
    184
    Literacy Male
    50.7%
    148
    Literacy Female
    24.4%
    149
    Unemployment
    8.0%
    89
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    52.5
    181
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    45.9
    181
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $700
    193
     
     
     

    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.