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Ethiopia
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Ethiopia

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Ethiopia 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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    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    48.8
    51.7
    50.2
    161
    161
    162
    2010
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2015
    62.8
    66.8
    64.8
    140
    143
    141
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.8
    66.8
    140
    143
    Age 5
    67.1
    70.5
    134
    139
    Age 10
    68.0
    71.2
    132
    138
    Age 15
    68.5
    71.6
    130
    137
    Age 20
    69.1
    72.1
    129
    137
    Age 25
    70.0
    72.7
    120
    137
    Age 30
    70.9
    73.3
    117
    136
    Age 35
    71.7
    74.0
    113
    135
    Age 40
    72.5
    74.7
    111
    135
    Age 45
    73.5
    75.6
    109
    130
    Age 50
    74.5
    76.4
    105
    127
    Age 55
    75.7
    77.4
    103
    125
    Age 60
    77.0
    78.5
    103
    128
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.8
    104
    128
    Age 70
    80.6
    81.5
    106
    127
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    111
    126
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    111
    125
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.6
    113
    127
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.4
    118
    122
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    119
    114
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    125
    114
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    176.36
    15
    2. Stroke
    71.94
    107
    3. HIV/AIDS
    64.02
    30
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49.54
    35
    5. Malnutrition
    48.19
    14
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    36.10
    166
    7. Tuberculosis
    31.49
    37
    8. Breast Cancer
    23.59
    18
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.62
    98
    10. Liver Disease
    22.52
    58
    11. Lung Disease
    20.52
    76
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.16
    68
    13. Birth Trauma
    18.64
    28
    14. Cervical Cancer
    18.51
    35
    15. Maternal Conditions
    18.15
    28
    16. Meningitis
    17.72
    33
    17. Low Birth Weight
    17.12
    42
    18. Malaria
    17.00
    37
    19. Other Injuries
    16.68
    56
    20. Kidney Disease
    15.28
    77
    21. Asthma
    14.47
    18
    22. Hypertension
    13.55
    115
    23. Violence
    13.05
    38
    24. Fires
    12.11
    20
    25. Suicide
    10.89
    62
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Skin Disease
    9.21
    10
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.83
    67
    28. Falls
    8.46
    53
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    8.04
    98
    30. Epilepsy
    7.70
    37
    31. Ovary Cancer
    7.36
    16
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.60
    79
    33. Prostate Cancer
    6.41
    145
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.33
    40
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.17
    60
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.94
    106
    37. Leukemia
    5.56
    18
    38. Drownings
    5.42
    62
    39. Schistosomiasis
    5.02
    13
    40. Other Neoplasms
    4.54
    23
    41. Measles
    4.44
    12
    42. Poisonings
    3.98
    35
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3.71
    16
    44. Lymphomas
    3.54
    121
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.24
    70
    46. Leishmaniasis
    3.23
    4
    47. Stomach Cancer
    3.00
    140
    48. Pertussis
    2.80
    6
    49. Lung Cancers
    2.77
    136
    50. Anemia
    2.59
    46
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    103,399
    17.20
    2. HIV/AIDS
    50,103
    8.33
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41,287
    6.87
    4. Birth Trauma
    29,663
    4.93
    5. Malnutrition
    28,560
    4.75
    6. Stroke
    28,320
    4.71
    7. Low Birth Weight
    27,243
    4.53
    8. Tuberculosis
    15,934
    2.65
    9. Meningitis
    15,130
    2.52
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    15,015
    2.50
    11. Malaria
    14,998
    2.49
    12. Coronary Heart Disease
    14,728
    2.45
    13. Maternal Conditions
    13,568
    2.26
    14. Other Injuries
    12,779
    2.13
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    11,965
    1.99
    16. Violence
    10,963
    1.82
    17. Liver Disease
    10,751
    1.79
    18. Fires
    10,020
    1.67
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,305
    1.55
    20. Lung Disease
    8,819
    1.47
    21. Kidney Disease
    7,528
    1.25
    22. Suicide
    6,852
    1.14
    23. Asthma
    6,743
    1.12
    24. Measles
    6,714
    1.12
    25. Breast Cancer
    6,395
    1.06
      Deaths %
    26. Epilepsy
    5,900
    0.98
    27. Hypertension
    5,549
    0.92
    28. Drownings
    5,166
    0.86
    29. Falls
    4,694
    0.78
    30. Cervical Cancer
    4,595
    0.76
    31. Skin Disease
    4,385
    0.73
    32. Pertussis
    4,264
    0.71
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    4,203
    0.70
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,766
    0.63
    35. Syphilis
    3,626
    0.60
    36. Leishmaniasis
    3,424
    0.57
    37. Poisonings
    3,252
    0.54
    38. Leukemia
    3,222
    0.54
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,953
    0.49
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,906
    0.48
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,877
    0.48
    42. Schistosomiasis
    2,467
    0.41
    43. Other Neoplasms
    2,311
    0.38
    44. Tetanus
    2,309
    0.38
    45. Lymphomas
    1,888
    0.31
    46. Ovary Cancer
    1,879
    0.31
    47. Encephalitis
    1,721
    0.29
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,653
    0.27
    49. Anemia
    1,615
    0.27
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,491
    0.25
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    23.59
    18
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.51
    35
    3. Ovary Cancer
    7.36
    16
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.41
    145
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.94
    106
    6. Leukemia
    5.56
    18
    7. Lymphomas
    3.54
    121
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.24
    70
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.00
    140
    10. Lung Cancers
    2.77
    136
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.12
    117
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    90
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    167
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.00
    150
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    151
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.70
    146
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.3
    119
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    8.9
    0.5
    127
    123
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.5
    6.6
    187
    181
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.508
    108

     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    102,374,044
    14
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    43.7 %
    11
    Population 15-64
    53.4 %
    182
    Population 65 +
    2.9 %
    173
    Birth Rate / 1000
    36.90
    13
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.90
    88
    Fertility Rate
    5.07
    14
    Infant Mortality
    51.10
    31
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    162
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    126
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    67
    Net Migration
    -0.20
    92
    Population Growth
    2.88 %
    9
    Literacy Total
    39.0 %
    184
    Literacy Male
    57.2 %
    142
    Literacy Female
    41.1 %
    140
    Unemployment
    17.5 %
    40
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    64.8
    141
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    56.1
    143
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $1,700
    179
     
     
     

    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.