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HEALTH PROFILE : Ethiopia

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, 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
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    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
    121
    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. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.06
    110
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    86
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    86.80
    44
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.12
    20
    5. Tuberculosis
    45.57
    38
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.36
    22
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.27
    94
    8. Liver Disease
    26.82
    42
    9. HIV/AIDS
    26.08
    47
    10. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
    11. Hypertension
    25.14
    38
    12. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
    13. Meningitis
    18.63
    22
    14. Lung Disease
    18.56
    123
    15. Birth Trauma
    17.57
    22
    16. Maternal Conditions
    15.52
    26
    17. Measles
    15.44
    4
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.22
    114
    19. Falls
    14.65
    17
    20. Other Injuries
    14.55
    42
    21. Low Birth Weight
    14.01
    48
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    13.59
    24
    23. Suicide
    12.59
    48
    24. Asthma
    11.98
    50
    25. Malnutrition
    10.82
    42
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.33
    44
    27. Anemia
    9.22
    18
    28. Violence
    8.96
    62
    29. Kidney Disease
    8.46
    138
    30. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.91
    27
    32. Fires
    7.28
    18
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
    34. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
    35. Epilepsy
    6.48
    18
    36. Drownings
    6.18
    57
    37. Skin Disease
    6.18
    13
    38. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
    39. Syphilis
    5.44
    15
    40. Malaria
    5.43
    40
    41. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.22
    101
    43. Other Neoplasms
    4.60
    30
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.62
    65
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
    46. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.10
    29
    48. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
    49. Pertussis
    2.95
    5
    50. Tetanus
    2.91
    13
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68,854
    10.83
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    54,357
    8.55
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    46,943
    7.38
    4. Stroke
    39,571
    6.23
    5. Birth Trauma
    28,958
    4.56
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    27,140
    4.27
    7. Measles
    25,103
    3.95
    8. Tuberculosis
    24,240
    3.81
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23,091
    3.63
    10. HIV/AIDS
    20,425
    3.21
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    20,000
    3.15
    12. Meningitis
    17,774
    2.80
    13. Liver Disease
    14,213
    2.24
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13,735
    2.16
    15. Other Injuries
    13,143
    2.07
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,005
    2.05
    17. Hypertension
    11,050
    1.74
    18. Malnutrition
    9,120
    1.43
    19. Falls
    8,437
    1.33
    20. Suicide
    8,348
    1.31
    21. Syphilis
    8,060
    1.27
    22. Lung Disease
    8,017
    1.26
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,654
    1.20
    24. Violence
    7,552
    1.19
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    7,538
    1.19
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    6,568
    1.03
    27. Asthma
    6,269
    0.99
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,986
    0.94
    29. Anemia
    5,894
    0.93
    30. Fires
    5,756
    0.91
    31. Epilepsy
    5,653
    0.89
    32. Cervical Cancer
    4,986
    0.78
    33. Malaria
    4,879
    0.77
    34. Kidney Disease
    4,875
    0.77
    35. Pertussis
    4,680
    0.74
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,842
    0.60
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    0.54
    38. Leukemia
    3,442
    0.54
    39. Skin Disease
    3,359
    0.53
    40. Tetanus
    3,267
    0.51
    41. Encephalitis
    3,021
    0.48
    42. Lymphomas
    2,981
    0.47
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,884
    0.45
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2,532
    0.40
    45. Poisonings
    2,475
    0.39
    46. Ovary Cancer
    2,296
    0.36
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,985
    0.31
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1,775
    0.28
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,628
    0.26
    50. Lung Cancers
    1,584
    0.25
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
    3. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
    5. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
    6. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
    7. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    114
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    85
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.99
    177
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.09
    158
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    159
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    172
     
     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.8
    135
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    8.9
    0.5
    127
    123
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.9
    6.9
    187
    179
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.35
    121

     
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    105,350,020
    12
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    96
    Population 0-14
    43.5%
    13
    Population 15-64
    53.6%
    182
    Population 65 +
    2.9%
    173
    Birth Rate / 1000
    36.50
    14
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.70
    88
    Fertility Rate
    4.99
    15
    Infant Mortality
    49.60
    30
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    155
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    178
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    130
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    75
    Net Migration
    -0.20
    90
    Population Growth
    2.90%
    10
    Literacy Total
    49.1%
    177
    Literacy Male
    57.2%
    145
    Literacy Female
    41.1%
    143
    Unemployment
    17.5%
    34
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    64.8
    141
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    56.1
    143
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,100
    170
     
     
     

    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.