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Cuba

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Cuba 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 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Cuba CUBA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
    1970
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
    1980
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
    1990
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
    2000
    74.9
    78.7
    76.8
    24
    35
    30
    2010
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
    2015
    76.9
    81.4
    79.1
    32
    34
    32
     
     
    Cuba CUBA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.9
    81.4
    32
    34
    Age 5
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    36
    Age 10
    77.5
    81.8
    34
    37
    Age 15
    77.6
    81.9
    33
    37
    Age 20
    77.7
    82.0
    34
    37
    Age 25
    77.9
    82.1
    34
    36
    Age 30
    78.1
    82.2
    35
    36
    Age 35
    78.4
    82.3
    35
    37
    Age 40
    78.7
    82.5
    34
    35
    Age 45
    79.1
    82.7
    35
    35
    Age 50
    79.6
    83.1
    35
    35
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.6
    34
    36
    Age 60
    81.3
    84.3
    33
    35
    Age 65
    82.7
    85.4
    32
    33
    Age 70
    84.5
    86.8
    26
    33
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.5
    16
    17
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.6
    8
    10
    Age 85
    91.8
    93.0
    5
    9
    Age 90
    95.0
    95.9
    8
    13
    Age 95
    98.6
    99.1
    12
    13
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.5
    30
    39
     
     
    Cuba CUBA 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
    94.18
    78
    2. Stroke
    54.35
    123
    3. Prostate Cancer
    32.42
    18
    4. Lung Cancers
    32.28
    15
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.35
    103
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.38
    15
    7. Breast Cancer
    18.55
    65
    8. Hypertension
    17.55
    82
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    16.35
    112
    10. Lung Disease
    15.84
    109
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.55
    48
    12. Suicide
    11.67
    56
    13. Falls
    11.58
    29
    14. Other Injuries
    10.62
    94
    15. Liver Disease
    7.34
    135
    16. Cervical Cancer
    6.76
    98
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.41
    146
    18. Lymphomas
    6.18
    49
    19. Uterin Cancer
    6.12
    8
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.41
    113
    21. Stomach Cancer
    5.14
    97
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    5.03
    62
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.69
    41
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.57
    104
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.32
    60
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Violence
    4.24
    97
    27. Leukemia
    4.12
    70
    28. Kidney Disease
    3.92
    160
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.90
    38
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    3.84
    143
    31. Ovary Cancer
    3.68
    103
    32. Other Neoplasms
    3.44
    56
    33. Alcohol
    2.77
    40
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    2.75
    52
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.58
    138
    36. Skin Cancers
    2.47
    35
    37. Osteoarthritis
    2.39
    1
    38. HIV/AIDS
    2.25
    105
    39. Drownings
    2.18
    118
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.86
    111
    41. Asthma
    1.78
    117
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.40
    124
    43. Low Birth Weight
    1.35
    162
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.23
    130
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.13
    129
    46. Poisonings
    1.07
    95
    47. Skin Disease
    0.95
    113
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.86
    94
    49. Epilepsy
    0.84
    148
    50. Hepatitis C
    0.80
    16
     
     
    Cuba CUBA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    16,536
    21.18
    2. Stroke
    9,645
    12.35
    3. Lung Cancers
    5,316
    6.81
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,235
    5.42
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,118
    5.28
    6. Hypertension
    3,040
    3.89
    7. Lung Disease
    2,809
    3.60
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,774
    3.55
    9. Prostate Cancer
    2,730
    3.50
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,335
    2.99
    11. Falls
    2,090
    2.68
    12. Other Injuries
    1,768
    2.27
    13. Suicide
    1,648
    2.11
    14. Breast Cancer
    1,549
    1.98
    15. Liver Disease
    1,123
    1.44
    16. Lymphomas
    955
    1.22
    17. Stomach Cancer
    860
    1.10
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    844
    1.08
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    837
    1.07
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    830
    1.06
    21. Liver Cancer
    750
    0.96
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    738
    0.95
    23. Oral Cancer
    696
    0.89
    24. Bladder Cancer
    685
    0.88
    25. Kidney Disease
    626
    0.80
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    589
    0.76
    27. Other Neoplasms
    538
    0.69
    28. Uterin Cancer
    528
    0.68
    29. Cervical Cancer
    521
    0.67
    30. Violence
    517
    0.66
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    507
    0.65
    32. Osteoarthritis
    451
    0.58
    33. Skin Cancers
    423
    0.54
    34. Alcohol
    400
    0.51
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    365
    0.47
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    342
    0.44
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    326
    0.42
    38. Ovary Cancer
    293
    0.38
    39. HIV/AIDS
    292
    0.37
    40. Asthma
    275
    0.35
    41. Drownings
    253
    0.32
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.27
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    195
    0.25
    44. Skin Disease
    163
    0.21
    45. Poisonings
    151
    0.19
    46. Hepatitis C
    124
    0.16
    47. Epilepsy
    105
    0.14
    48. Hepatitis B
    101
    0.13
    49. Appendicitis
    94
    0.12
    50. Maternal Conditions
    90
    0.12
     
     
    Cuba CUBA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    32.42
    18
    2. Lung Cancers
    32.28
    15
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.55
    65
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.55
    48
    5. Cervical Cancer
    6.76
    98
    6. Lymphomas
    6.18
    49
    7. Uterin Cancer
    6.12
    8
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.14
    97
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.03
    62
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.69
    41
    11. Liver Cancer
    4.57
    104
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.32
    60
    13. Leukemia
    4.12
    70
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.90
    38
    15. Ovary Cancer
    3.68
    103
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.47
    35
     
     
    Cuba CUBA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.5
    102
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    52.7
    17.8
    9
    39
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.0
    31.5
    84
    46
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Cuba CUBA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    11,179,995
    78
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    16.7 %
    157
    Population 15-64
    68.7 %
    49
    Population 65 +
    14.6 %
    42
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.80
    159
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.60
    69
    Fertility Rate
    1.71
    150
    Infant Mortality
    4.50
    159
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    79
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    75
    Net Migration
    -5.30
    170
    Population Growth
    -0.30 %
    182
    Literacy Total
    99.8 %
    6
    Literacy Male
    99.9 %
    2
    Literacy Female
    99.8 %
    3
    Unemployment
    2.4 %
    164
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    79.1
    32
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    69.2
    35
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $10,200
    108
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.