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Ecuador
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Ecuador

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Ecuador 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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    Ecuador ECUADOR LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    52.1
    54.7
    53.4
    82
    86
    86
    1970
    56.6
    59.6
    58.0
    87
    88
    88
    1980
    61.4
    65.3
    63.3
    86
    87
    87
    1990
    66.7
    71.5
    69.0
    65
    81
    78
    2000
    70.6
    76.4
    73.4
    50
    52
    51
    2010
    72.1
    78.1
    75.0
    59
    52
    55
    2015
    73.5
    79.0
    76.2
    55
    53
    52
     
     
    Ecuador ECUADOR LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    79.0
    55
    53
    Age 5
    75.3
    80.5
    47
    45
    Age 10
    75.4
    80.6
    47
    45
    Age 15
    75.6
    80.8
    47
    44
    Age 20
    76.0
    81.0
    44
    43
    Age 25
    76.7
    81.2
    42
    42
    Age 30
    77.3
    81.4
    39
    41
    Age 35
    78.0
    81.6
    37
    41
    Age 40
    78.5
    81.9
    36
    41
    Age 45
    79.1
    82.2
    34
    40
    Age 50
    79.7
    82.7
    32
    40
    Age 55
    80.5
    83.2
    31
    40
    Age 60
    81.5
    83.9
    31
    40
    Age 65
    82.7
    84.8
    31
    39
    Age 70
    84.3
    86.0
    31
    42
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.4
    28
    46
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.2
    28
    50
    Age 85
    90.9
    91.5
    38
    56
    Age 90
    94.1
    94.4
    44
    62
    Age 95
    97.9
    98.0
    62
    73
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.4
    34
    46
     
     
    Ecuador ECUADOR 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
    65.79
    129
    2. Stroke
    49.36
    129
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.54
    74
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    30.68
    19
    5. Kidney Disease
    30.30
    9
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.55
    86
    7. Prostate Cancer
    23.21
    44
    8. Violence
    20.12
    22
    9. Hypertension
    19.26
    62
    10. Lung Disease
    18.89
    85
    11. Liver Disease
    18.74
    72
    12. HIV/AIDS
    18.13
    55
    13. Stomach Cancer
    17.80
    11
    14. Cervical Cancer
    15.17
    47
    15. Breast Cancer
    10.87
    133
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.65
    35
    17. Other Injuries
    9.43
    103
    18. Suicide
    9.19
    81
    19. Lung Cancers
    8.31
    101
    20. Liver Cancer
    8.03
    48
    21. Low Birth Weight
    7.91
    85
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.42
    84
    23. Falls
    6.97
    71
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.61
    110
    25. Drownings
    5.44
    61
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Malnutrition
    5.32
    65
    27. Lymphomas
    5.26
    72
    28. Leukemia
    5.22
    26
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.43
    106
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    4.12
    72
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.02
    87
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.59
    114
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.52
    67
    34. Tuberculosis
    3.19
    99
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.09
    99
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.84
    98
    37. Anemia
    2.74
    42
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.46
    107
    39. Epilepsy
    2.37
    74
    40. Other Neoplasms
    2.26
    107
    41. Drug Use
    2.18
    53
    42. Meningitis
    2.08
    87
    43. Alcohol
    1.96
    53
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.92
    75
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.81
    88
    46. Fires
    1.80
    98
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.64
    81
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.25
    157
    49. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    135
    50. Asthma
    1.11
    134
     
     
    Ecuador ECUADOR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,364
    11.53
    2. Stroke
    6,276
    8.65
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,834
    8.04
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,451
    6.14
    5. Kidney Disease
    3,876
    5.34
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,359
    4.63
    7. Violence
    3,001
    4.14
    8. HIV/AIDS
    2,613
    3.60
    9. Hypertension
    2,442
    3.37
    10. Liver Disease
    2,414
    3.33
    11. Lung Disease
    2,395
    3.30
    12. Stomach Cancer
    2,257
    3.11
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    1,855
    2.56
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,427
    1.97
    15. Suicide
    1,377
    1.90
    16. Other Injuries
    1,370
    1.89
    17. Prostate Cancer
    1,350
    1.86
    18. Lung Cancers
    1,052
    1.45
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,023
    1.41
    20. Liver Cancer
    1,020
    1.41
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    944
    1.30
    22. Falls
    942
    1.30
    23. Drownings
    840
    1.16
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    769
    1.06
    25. Leukemia
    744
    1.03
      Deaths %
    26. Breast Cancer
    732
    1.01
    27. Malnutrition
    728
    1.00
    28. Lymphomas
    685
    0.95
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    613
    0.85
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    613
    0.84
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    522
    0.72
    32. Birth Trauma
    512
    0.71
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    450
    0.62
    34. Tuberculosis
    411
    0.57
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    402
    0.55
    36. Anemia
    365
    0.50
    37. Epilepsy
    353
    0.49
    38. Meningitis
    329
    0.45
    39. Alzheimers/Dementia
    313
    0.43
    40. Drug Use
    306
    0.42
    41. Other Neoplasms
    297
    0.41
    42. Maternal Conditions
    289
    0.40
    43. Alcohol
    260
    0.36
    44. Fires
    258
    0.36
    45. Ovary Cancer
    242
    0.33
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    228
    0.31
    47. Skin Cancers
    210
    0.29
    48. Oral Cancer
    161
    0.22
    49. Asthma
    146
    0.20
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    142
    0.20
     
     
    Ecuador ECUADOR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    23.21
    44
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.80
    11
    3. Cervical Cancer
    15.17
    47
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.87
    133
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.31
    101
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.03
    48
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.42
    84
    8. Lymphomas
    5.26
    72
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    5.22
    26
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.12
    72
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.59
    114
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.64
    81
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.25
    157
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    135
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    141
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.02
    143
     
     
    Ecuador ECUADOR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.1
    96
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    14.0
    3.3
    123
    92
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    14.4
    22.9
    112
    97
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.976
    49

     
    Ecuador ECUADOR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    16,080,778
    67
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    27.5 %
    87
    Population 15-64
    65.2 %
    106
    Population 65 +
    7.3 %
    84
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.20
    92
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.10
    164
    Fertility Rate
    2.22
    90
    Infant Mortality
    16.90
    97
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    139
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.91
    24
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    1.31 %
    77
    Literacy Total
    91.6 %
    106
    Literacy Male
    95.4 %
    71
    Literacy Female
    93.5 %
    62
    Unemployment
    4.3 %
    145
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.2
    52
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    67.0
    57
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $11,300
    104
     
     
     

    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.