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El Salvador
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El Salvador

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for El Salvador 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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    El Salvador EL SALVADOR LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    49.4
    52.4
    50.8
    91
    92
    90
    1970
    55.3
    59.5
    57.3
    89
    89
    90
    1980
    51.3
    63.1
    57.1
    133
    98
    120
    1990
    61.6
    69.8
    65.6
    114
    93
    107
    2000
    67.2
    73.2
    70.1
    82
    83
    88
    2010
    67.4
    76.3
    72.0
    103
    82
    97
    2015
    68.8
    77.9
    73.5
    100
    71
    91
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.8
    77.9
    100
    71
    Age 5
    70.1
    79.1
    108
    66
    Age 10
    70.2
    79.2
    110
    64
    Age 15
    70.4
    79.3
    108
    64
    Age 20
    71.1
    79.6
    104
    64
    Age 25
    71.9
    79.8
    99
    63
    Age 30
    72.9
    80.0
    95
    61
    Age 35
    74.2
    80.3
    85
    60
    Age 40
    75.4
    80.7
    73
    59
    Age 45
    76.5
    81.1
    64
    57
    Age 50
    77.7
    81.6
    57
    56
    Age 55
    78.9
    82.3
    51
    54
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.1
    44
    51
    Age 65
    82.1
    84.2
    39
    52
    Age 70
    83.9
    85.5
    37
    51
    Age 75
    85.9
    87.0
    35
    52
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    53
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.4
    43
    59
    Age 90
    94.0
    94.6
    49
    49
    Age 95
    97.9
    98.3
    57
    47
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.5
    63
    43
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR 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
    112.45
    57
    2. Violence
    93.09
    1
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    48.63
    67
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.72
    52
    5. Stroke
    36.34
    142
    6. Kidney Disease
    35.46
    4
    7. Liver Disease
    25.72
    44
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.33
    41
    9. Lung Disease
    23.33
    55
    10. HIV/AIDS
    17.84
    56
    11. Prostate Cancer
    17.12
    80
    12. Stomach Cancer
    16.13
    17
    13. Suicide
    13.58
    40
    14. Cervical Cancer
    13.18
    53
    15. Falls
    11.38
    31
    16. Hypertension
    9.66
    137
    17. Breast Cancer
    9.54
    149
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.12
    70
    19. Other Injuries
    8.70
    110
    20. Liver Cancer
    8.11
    47
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.17
    103
    22. Lung Cancers
    6.03
    123
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.01
    105
    24. Uterin Cancer
    5.95
    10
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.81
    44
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Drownings
    5.66
    56
    27. Malnutrition
    5.65
    64
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.34
    81
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    5.31
    95
    30. Alcohol
    5.25
    13
    31. Low Birth Weight
    5.15
    111
    32. Leukemia
    5.09
    28
    33. Asthma
    4.56
    85
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    4.27
    69
    35. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    130
    36. Anemia
    2.61
    45
    37. Meningitis
    2.22
    82
    38. Birth Trauma
    2.01
    110
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.96
    116
    40. Lymphomas
    1.85
    155
    41. Skin Disease
    1.72
    88
    42. Oral Cancer
    1.52
    148
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    123
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.46
    81
    45. Epilepsy
    1.38
    115
    46. Fires
    1.26
    114
    47. Tuberculosis
    1.21
    123
    48. Drug Use
    1.13
    84
    49. Appendicitis
    0.98
    50
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.93
    152
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,103
    16.63
    2. Violence
    5,527
    15.06
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,755
    7.51
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,093
    5.70
    5. Stroke
    1,980
    5.39
    6. Kidney Disease
    1,866
    5.08
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,412
    3.85
    8. Liver Disease
    1,323
    3.61
    9. Lung Disease
    1,295
    3.53
    10. HIV/AIDS
    973
    2.65
    11. Stomach Cancer
    862
    2.35
    12. Suicide
    806
    2.20
    13. Falls
    631
    1.72
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    619
    1.69
    15. Hypertension
    529
    1.44
    16. Other Injuries
    501
    1.36
    17. Liver Cancer
    429
    1.17
    18. Prostate Cancer
    408
    1.11
    19. Cervical Cancer
    386
    1.05
    20. Low Birth Weight
    362
    0.99
    21. Drownings
    348
    0.95
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    339
    0.92
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    326
    0.89
    24. Malnutrition
    325
    0.89
    25. Lung Cancers
    320
    0.87
      Deaths %
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    318
    0.87
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    315
    0.86
    28. Leukemia
    293
    0.80
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    290
    0.79
    30. Breast Cancer
    277
    0.75
    31. Alcohol
    270
    0.74
    32. Asthma
    248
    0.68
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    227
    0.62
    34. Uterin Cancer
    177
    0.48
    35. Anemia
    147
    0.40
    36. Birth Trauma
    141
    0.39
    37. Meningitis
    134
    0.36
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    106
    0.29
    39. Lymphomas
    99
    0.27
    40. Skin Disease
    95
    0.26
    41. Maternal Conditions
    89
    0.24
    42. Ovary Cancer
    88
    0.24
    43. Epilepsy
    81
    0.22
    44. Oral Cancer
    81
    0.22
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    81
    0.22
    46. Fires
    72
    0.20
    47. Tuberculosis
    65
    0.18
    48. Drug Use
    63
    0.17
    49. Appendicitis
    54
    0.15
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    52
    0.14
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    17.12
    80
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.13
    17
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.18
    53
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.54
    149
    5. Liver Cancer
    8.11
    47
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.03
    123
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.01
    105
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.95
    10
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    28
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.27
    69
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    130
    12. Lymphomas
    1.85
    155
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.52
    148
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    123
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.80
    155
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.64
    147
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.5
    130
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    15.9
    27.0
    107
    70
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.068
    44

     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,156,670
    107
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    176
    Population 0-14
    26.6 %
    94
    Population 15-64
    66.1 %
    80
    Population 65 +
    7.3 %
    83
    Birth Rate / 1000
    16.30
    108
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.70
    153
    Fertility Rate
    1.89
    124
    Infant Mortality
    17.30
    96
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.90
    186
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.80
    87
    Net Migration
    -8.10
    181
    Population Growth
    0.25 %
    155
    Literacy Total
    84.5 %
    130
    Literacy Male
    90.4 %
    86
    Literacy Female
    86.0 %
    87
    Unemployment
    5.5 %
    123
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    73.5
    91
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.1
    98
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $8,300
    117
     
     
     

    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.