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HEALTH PROFILE : Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea
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Equatorial Guinea

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Equatorial Guinea 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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    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    35.4
    38.4
    36.9
    161
    157
    159
    1970
    38.4
    41.5
    39.9
    165
    162
    163
    1980
    41.5
    44.6
    43.0
    168
    165
    167
    1990
    45.2
    48.4
    46.8
    173
    171
    172
    2000
    47.5
    50.4
    48.9
    164
    166
    165
    2010
    54.9
    57.3
    56.1
    168
    167
    168
    2015
    56.6
    60.0
    58.2
    171
    167
    171
     
     
    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    56.6
    60.0
    171
    167
    Age 5
    62.8
    65.6
    167
    167
    Age 10
    63.9
    66.7
    167
    167
    Age 15
    64.5
    67.2
    167
    168
    Age 20
    65.2
    67.8
    167
    168
    Age 25
    66.2
    68.6
    166
    169
    Age 30
    67.3
    69.6
    166
    167
    Age 35
    68.6
    70.8
    160
    165
    Age 40
    70.1
    72.2
    158
    164
    Age 45
    71.6
    73.5
    149
    159
    Age 50
    73.1
    74.8
    139
    158
    Age 55
    74.6
    76.1
    131
    153
    Age 60
    76.2
    77.4
    129
    150
    Age 65
    78.0
    79.0
    125
    147
    Age 70
    80.2
    80.9
    125
    146
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.3
    126
    140
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.1
    123
    136
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    127
    134
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.3
    127
    132
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    129
    125
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    138
    123
     
     
    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    202.13
    13
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    166.09
    20
    3. Stroke
    135.19
    36
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    133.30
    43
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    109.65
    7
    6. Malaria
    55.80
    18
    7. Malnutrition
    51.61
    12
    8. Lung Disease
    48.09
    12
    9. Other Injuries
    42.20
    2
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.10
    55
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    37.67
    1
    12. Liver Disease
    27.82
    33
    13. Low Birth Weight
    27.21
    17
    14. Hypertension
    23.55
    33
    15. Birth Trauma
    22.86
    15
    16. Meningitis
    22.70
    26
    17. Prostate Cancer
    22.09
    50
    18. Violence
    19.79
    23
    19. Kidney Disease
    17.22
    59
    20. Suicide
    16.39
    26
    21. Cervical Cancer
    15.83
    44
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    15.25
    17
    23. Breast Cancer
    14.13
    108
    24. Falls
    12.48
    26
    25. Asthma
    12.31
    25
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.27
    116
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    12.09
    13
    28. Fires
    12.06
    21
    29. Drownings
    11.91
    10
    30. Maternal Conditions
    11.90
    41
    31. Measles
    9.40
    5
    32. Epilepsy
    7.99
    35
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.56
    40
    34. Schistosomiasis
    6.30
    3
    35. Anemia
    6.01
    23
    36. Oral Cancer
    5.98
    25
    37. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.15
    48
    38. Poisonings
    4.49
    27
    39. Lung Cancers
    4.44
    131
    40. Other Neoplasms
    4.11
    35
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.05
    137
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.05
    61
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    3.85
    17
    44. Skin Disease
    3.83
    51
    45. Liver Cancer
    3.62
    134
    46. Ovary Cancer
    3.17
    126
    47. Pertussis
    2.95
    5
    48. Syphilis
    2.92
    23
    49. Encephalitis
    2.71
    18
    50. Stomach Cancer
    2.55
    152
     
     
    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    1,308
    16.04
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    890
    10.92
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    709
    8.69
    4. Malaria
    505
    6.19
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    434
    5.32
    6. Stroke
    431
    5.28
    7. Low Birth Weight
    344
    4.22
    8. Other Injuries
    298
    3.66
    9. Birth Trauma
    289
    3.54
    10. Malnutrition
    264
    3.24
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    224
    2.75
    12. Meningitis
    180
    2.21
    13. Lung Disease
    148
    1.82
    14. Violence
    141
    1.72
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    140
    1.72
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    133
    1.63
    17. Liver Disease
    129
    1.58
    18. Measles
    116
    1.42
    19. Suicide
    102
    1.26
    20. Drownings
    97
    1.18
    21. Maternal Conditions
    81
    0.99
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    79
    0.97
    23. Fires
    78
    0.96
    24. Hypertension
    76
    0.93
    25. Kidney Disease
    75
    0.92
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    68
    0.83
    27. Falls
    66
    0.81
    28. Epilepsy
    54
    0.67
    29. Asthma
    50
    0.61
    30. Pertussis
    37
    0.46
    31. Poisonings
    37
    0.45
    32. Syphilis
    35
    0.43
    33. Breast Cancer
    35
    0.43
    34. Cervical Cancer
    33
    0.41
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    0.41
    36. Anemia
    32
    0.39
    37. Prostate Cancer
    28
    0.35
    38. Oral Cancer
    27
    0.33
    39. Schistosomiasis
    25
    0.31
    40. Liver Cancer
    20
    0.24
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18
    0.23
    42. Tetanus
    18
    0.22
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18
    0.22
    44. Other Neoplasms
    18
    0.22
    45. Lung Cancers
    18
    0.22
    46. Encephalitis
    18
    0.22
    47. Skin Disease
    18
    0.21
    48. Trypanosomiasis
    16
    0.20
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    16
    0.19
    50. Lymphomas
    13
    0.17
     
     
    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.09
    50
    2. Cervical Cancer
    15.83
    44
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.13
    108
    4. Oral Cancer
    5.98
    25
    5. Lung Cancers
    4.44
    131
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.05
    137
    7. Liver Cancer
    3.62
    134
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.17
    126
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.55
    152
    10. Bladder Cancer
    2.43
    72
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.25
    74
    12. Lymphomas
    2.23
    146
    13. Leukemia
    1.76
    143
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    111
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.26
    113
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.85
    154
     
     
    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.1
    60
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    12.5
    22.7
    117
    100
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    759,451
    159
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    40.2 %
    35
    Population 15-64
    55.9 %
    166
    Population 65 +
    4.0 %
    135
    Birth Rate / 1000
    32.80
    32
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.00
    84
    Fertility Rate
    4.48
    24
    Infant Mortality
    67.20
    14
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.03
    132
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    115
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.72
    137
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    2.48 %
    21
    Literacy Total
    94.2 %
    86
    Literacy Male
    97.4 %
    52
    Literacy Female
    93.0 %
    67
    Unemployment
    22.3 %
    31
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    58.2
    171
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    51.3
    169
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $33,300
    36
     
     
     

    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.