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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, 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
    64.4
    73.6
    69.0
    107
    83
    98
    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
    103.39
    112
    2. Violence
    62.82
    2
    3. Kidney Disease
    62.37
    2
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    42.07
    82
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    33.62
    75
    6. Stroke
    30.39
    163
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.49
    39
    8. Liver Disease
    25.06
    52
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.50
    83
    10. Alcohol
    17.56
    1
    11. Prostate Cancer
    17.05
    85
    12. Stomach Cancer
    15.37
    18
    13. Lung Disease
    13.86
    153
    14. Cervical Cancer
    12.32
    69
    15. Suicide
    11.06
    76
    16. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    164
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    8.87
    82
    18. Hypertension
    8.64
    128
    19. HIV/AIDS
    7.71
    78
    20. Liver Cancer
    7.69
    51
    21. Falls
    7.53
    60
    22. Other Injuries
    6.97
    108
    23. Low Birth Weight
    6.15
    101
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.01
    117
    25. Lung Cancers
    5.94
    129
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    5.74
    11
    27. Malnutrition
    5.35
    57
    28. Drownings
    5.09
    73
    29. Leukemia
    4.90
    34
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.49
    81
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.28
    70
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    4.11
    81
    33. Asthma
    3.03
    105
    34. Ovary Cancer
    2.97
    147
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.49
    166
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.39
    106
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.96
    116
    38. Meningitis
    1.91
    76
    39. Lymphomas
    1.82
    173
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    1.64
    165
    41. Skin Disease
    1.60
    95
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.47
    131
    43. Oral Cancer
    1.46
    153
    44. Epilepsy
    1.23
    135
    45. Appendicitis
    1.04
    56
    46. Fires
    1.04
    119
    47. Skin Cancers
    0.98
    127
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.80
    103
    49. Bladder Cancer
    0.77
    166
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.72
    152
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,307
    17.12
    2. Violence
    3,869
    10.50
    3. Kidney Disease
    3,678
    9.98
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,579
    7.00
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,979
    5.37
    6. Stroke
    1,856
    5.04
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,630
    4.42
    8. Liver Disease
    1,429
    3.88
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,163
    3.16
    10. Alcohol
    979
    2.66
    11. Stomach Cancer
    928
    2.52
    12. Lung Disease
    863
    2.34
    13. Suicide
    678
    1.84
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    529
    1.44
    15. Hypertension
    528
    1.43
    16. Prostate Cancer
    466
    1.27
    17. Liver Cancer
    458
    1.24
    18. Falls
    458
    1.24
    19. HIV/AIDS
    436
    1.18
    20. Other Injuries
    416
    1.13
    21. Cervical Cancer
    398
    1.08
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    365
    0.99
    23. Low Birth Weight
    361
    0.98
    24. Lung Cancers
    355
    0.96
    25. Malnutrition
    329
    0.89
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    316
    0.86
    27. Leukemia
    296
    0.80
    28. Breast Cancer
    295
    0.80
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    268
    0.73
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    259
    0.70
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    246
    0.67
    32. Uterin Cancer
    192
    0.52
    33. Asthma
    185
    0.50
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    148
    0.40
    35. Birth Trauma
    140
    0.38
    36. Tuberculosis
    118
    0.32
    37. Meningitis
    115
    0.31
    38. Lymphomas
    108
    0.29
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    98
    0.27
    40. Skin Disease
    98
    0.27
    41. Ovary Cancer
    96
    0.26
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    90
    0.24
    43. Oral Cancer
    88
    0.24
    44. Epilepsy
    74
    0.20
    45. Appendicitis
    63
    0.17
    46. Fires
    63
    0.17
    47. Skin Cancers
    60
    0.16
    48. Maternal Conditions
    50
    0.14
    49. Bladder Cancer
    47
    0.13
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    45
    0.12
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    17.05
    85
    2. Stomach Cancer
    15.37
    18
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.32
    69
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    164
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.69
    51
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.01
    117
    7. Lung Cancers
    5.94
    129
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.74
    11
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.90
    34
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.11
    81
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.97
    147
    12. Lymphomas
    1.82
    173
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.47
    131
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.46
    153
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.98
    127
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.77
    166
     
     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.7
    126
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    18.9
    28.9
    84
    52
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.17
    39

     
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,172,011
    106
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    182
    Population 0-14
    25.9%
    96
    Population 15-64
    66.6%
    68
    Population 65 +
    7.5%
    84
    Birth Rate / 1000
    16.20
    107
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.80
    152
    Fertility Rate
    1.87
    128
    Infant Mortality
    16.80
    96
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    78
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    59
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.90
    187
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    99
    Net Migration
    -8.00
    180
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    150
    Literacy Total
    88.0%
    120
    Literacy Male
    90.0%
    87
    Literacy Female
    86.2%
    87
    Unemployment
    7.0%
    96
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    73.5
    91
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.1
    98
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $8,900
    115
     
     
     

    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.