face

WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do

HEALTH PROFILE : Egypt

Egypt
COUNTRY PROFILE
COMPARISON COUNTRY
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola 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 Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico 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 Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia 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 Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola 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 Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico 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 Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia 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 Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Egypt

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Egypt 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.
INSTRUCTIONSUse the list on the left to choose a new country profile or the list on the right to select a country to compare to. Play or Pause the Dynamic Population Pyramids to enhance your view.

Play
Pause
Egypt Population Pyramid
 

    Egypt EGYPT LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    46.9
    46.0
    112
    115
    115
    1970
    49.5
    51.3
    50.4
    121
    121
    119
    1980
    54.1
    55.9
    54.9
    124
    127
    127
    1990
    60.8
    63.6
    62.2
    117
    123
    120
    2000
    66.7
    70.9
    68.8
    92
    107
    100
    2010
    67.9
    72.2
    70.0
    99
    113
    105
    2015
    68.8
    73.2
    70.9
    99
    112
    107
     
     
    Egypt EGYPT LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.8
    73.2
    99
    112
    Age 5
    70.6
    74.8
    102
    113
    Age 10
    70.7
    75.0
    102
    113
    Age 15
    70.9
    75.1
    103
    113
    Age 20
    71.2
    75.2
    103
    113
    Age 25
    71.6
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 30
    71.9
    75.5
    106
    115
    Age 35
    72.1
    75.7
    108
    115
    Age 40
    72.4
    75.9
    113
    117
    Age 45
    72.9
    76.2
    117
    122
    Age 50
    73.6
    76.6
    123
    125
    Age 55
    74.7
    77.3
    130
    128
    Age 60
    76.3
    78.5
    124
    127
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.9
    121
    126
    Age 70
    80.0
    81.4
    130
    131
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.7
    125
    124
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.4
    125
    123
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.8
    122
    111
    Age 90
    93.1
    93.6
    117
    103
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.6
    106
    102
    Age 100
    101.9
    101.9
    93
    122
     
     
    Egypt EGYPT 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
    186.36
    23
    2. Stroke
    122.58
    51
    3. Liver Disease
    67.54
    2
    4. Hypertension
    37.45
    13
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    28.76
    4
    6. Liver Cancer
    27.26
    3
    7. Kidney Disease
    26.63
    12
    8. Lung Disease
    26.20
    47
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.45
    37
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.06
    109
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    20.37
    12
    12. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    15.59
    6
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.34
    94
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.55
    133
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    12.07
    14
    16. Low Birth Weight
    11.50
    63
    17. Lymphomas
    7.78
    15
    18. Bladder Cancer
    7.51
    2
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.22
    111
    20. Hepatitis B
    7.10
    2
    21. Prostate Cancer
    6.83
    143
    22. Leukemia
    5.55
    19
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5.26
    15
    24. Birth Trauma
    5.17
    76
    25. Other Injuries
    5.16
    149
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    69
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.20
    132
    28. Malnutrition
    4.17
    71
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    3.66
    82
    30. Asthma
    3.31
    98
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.21
    93
    32. Violence
    2.97
    115
    33. Drug Use
    2.97
    34
    34. Stomach Cancer
    2.50
    153
    35. Drownings
    2.48
    105
    36. Poisonings
    2.43
    59
    37. Falls
    2.32
    140
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.22
    98
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.97
    125
    40. Suicide
    1.74
    163
    41. Meningitis
    1.74
    93
    42. Leishmaniasis
    1.62
    14
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.59
    133
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    124
    45. Cervical Cancer
    1.12
    169
    46. Maternal Conditions
    1.12
    91
    47. Epilepsy
    0.89
    142
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    150
    49. Skin Disease
    0.84
    119
    50. Fires
    0.59
    142
     
     
    Egypt EGYPT TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    107,232
    23.14
    2. Stroke
    69,808
    15.06
    3. Liver Disease
    41,355
    8.92
    4. Hypertension
    21,326
    4.60
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    17,513
    3.78
    6. Liver Cancer
    16,810
    3.63
    7. Kidney Disease
    15,820
    3.41
    8. Lung Disease
    14,860
    3.21
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,086
    3.04
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    12,441
    2.68
    11. Low Birth Weight
    11,859
    2.56
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    11,085
    2.39
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,959
    2.36
    14. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9,168
    1.98
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,204
    1.55
    16. Breast Cancer
    7,139
    1.54
    17. Birth Trauma
    5,337
    1.15
    18. Lymphomas
    4,835
    1.04
    19. Lung Cancers
    4,429
    0.96
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4,360
    0.94
    21. Hepatitis B
    4,344
    0.94
    22. Leukemia
    3,928
    0.85
    23. Other Injuries
    3,693
    0.80
    24. Other Neoplasms
    3,315
    0.72
    25. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,761
    0.60
      Deaths %
    26. Malnutrition
    2,676
    0.58
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,627
    0.57
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    2,264
    0.49
    29. Violence
    2,252
    0.49
    30. Drownings
    2,016
    0.43
    31. Drug Use
    1,972
    0.43
    32. Asthma
    1,924
    0.42
    33. Poisonings
    1,656
    0.36
    34. Ovary Cancer
    1,640
    0.35
    35. Falls
    1,581
    0.34
    36. Stomach Cancer
    1,553
    0.34
    37. Prostate Cancer
    1,513
    0.33
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,334
    0.29
    39. Leishmaniasis
    1,296
    0.28
    40. Suicide
    1,264
    0.27
    41. Oral Cancer
    1,224
    0.26
    42. Meningitis
    1,170
    0.25
    43. Maternal Conditions
    882
    0.19
    44. Alzheimers/Dementia
    863
    0.19
    45. Epilepsy
    648
    0.14
    46. Tetanus
    580
    0.13
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    526
    0.11
    48. Skin Disease
    490
    0.11
    49. Fires
    421
    0.09
    50. Uterin Cancer
    397
    0.09
     
     
    Egypt EGYPT CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    27.26
    3
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.45
    37
    3. Lymphomas
    7.78
    15
    4. Bladder Cancer
    7.51
    2
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.22
    111
    6. Prostate Cancer
    6.83
    143
    7. Leukemia
    5.55
    19
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    69
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.20
    132
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.66
    82
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.50
    153
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.22
    98
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.97
    125
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    124
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.12
    169
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.20
    169
     
     
    Egypt EGYPT HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.3
    180
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    49.9
    N/D
    14
    128
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.3
    37.5
    76
    26
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.362
    113

     
    Egypt EGYPT DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    94,666,993
    16
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.05
    17
    Population 0-14
    33.2 %
    59
    Population 15-64
    62.6 %
    128
    Population 65 +
    4.2 %
    127
    Birth Rate / 1000
    30.30
    38
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.70
    171
    Fertility Rate
    3.53
    41
    Infant Mortality
    19.70
    84
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.07
    13
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    34
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    67
    Net Migration
    -0.50
    108
    Population Growth
    2.51 %
    20
    Literacy Total
    73.9 %
    143
    Literacy Male
    82.2 %
    109
    Literacy Female
    65.4 %
    116
    Unemployment
    12.8 %
    58
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    70.9
    107
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.2
    114
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $11,500
    101
     
     
     

    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.