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Guatemala

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Guatemala 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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    Guatemala GUATEMALA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.2
    46.6
    45.9
    110
    117
    116
    1970
    51.0
    53.8
    52.4
    111
    114
    113
    1980
    55.4
    59.5
    57.4
    120
    118
    117
    1990
    59.6
    65.5
    62.5
    122
    117
    117
    2000
    64.4
    71.5
    67.9
    108
    102
    104
    2010
    67.3
    74.0
    70.7
    104
    100
    100
    2015
    68.5
    75.2
    71.9
    102
    101
    101
     
     
    Guatemala GUATEMALA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.5
    75.2
    102
    101
    Age 5
    70.8
    77.2
    100
    93
    Age 10
    71.0
    77.4
    100
    90
    Age 15
    71.2
    77.6
    100
    90
    Age 20
    71.7
    77.8
    98
    90
    Age 25
    72.4
    78.1
    96
    90
    Age 30
    73.2
    78.4
    90
    87
    Age 35
    74.0
    78.7
    87
    85
    Age 40
    75.0
    79.0
    81
    83
    Age 45
    76.0
    79.5
    73
    84
    Age 50
    77.2
    80.1
    66
    80
    Age 55
    78.5
    81.0
    57
    75
    Age 60
    80.0
    82.1
    52
    72
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.4
    46
    65
    Age 70
    83.3
    84.9
    46
    60
    Age 75
    85.3
    86.7
    51
    56
    Age 80
    87.6
    88.7
    57
    58
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.5
    52
    53
    Age 90
    94.2
    94.9
    34
    31
    Age 95
    98.3
    98.8
    26
    17
    Age 100
    102.7
    103.0
    16
    12
     
     
    Guatemala GUATEMALA 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
    86.23
    50
    2. Violence
    70.66
    2
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    66.50
    127
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    41.57
    45
    5. Stroke
    34.16
    151
    6. Liver Disease
    31.86
    22
    7. HIV/AIDS
    28.82
    46
    8. Stomach Cancer
    23.56
    2
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    23.36
    53
    10. Kidney Disease
    19.95
    39
    11. Malnutrition
    19.77
    39
    12. Prostate Cancer
    17.38
    79
    13. Liver Cancer
    16.11
    14
    14. Lung Disease
    15.12
    115
    15. Other Injuries
    13.77
    73
    16. Cervical Cancer
    12.50
    60
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.45
    133
    18. Anemia
    8.79
    22
    19. Suicide
    8.68
    85
    20. Birth Trauma
    8.43
    62
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    8.39
    93
    22. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.28
    30
    23. Low Birth Weight
    7.48
    90
    24. Hypertension
    6.88
    156
    25. Uterin Cancer
    6.59
    6
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Lung Cancers
    6.37
    120
    27. Maternal Conditions
    5.23
    51
    28. Breast Cancer
    5.02
    169
    29. Leukemia
    4.56
    48
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    4.23
    108
    31. Drownings
    3.98
    82
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.56
    138
    33. Asthma
    3.32
    97
    34. Alcohol
    3.30
    34
    35. Tuberculosis
    3.30
    97
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.30
    151
    37. Epilepsy
    3.14
    63
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    99
    39. Meningitis
    2.40
    78
    40. Fires
    2.32
    87
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.01
    115
    42. Ovary Cancer
    1.88
    158
    43. Skin Disease
    1.83
    86
    44. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    132
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.61
    114
    46. Lymphomas
    1.57
    165
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.45
    98
    48. Falls
    1.44
    161
    49. Poisonings
    1.38
    79
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.31
    139
     
     
    Guatemala GUATEMALA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9,559
    13.30
    2. Violence
    9,166
    12.75
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,819
    8.09
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,659
    5.09
    5. HIV/AIDS
    3,313
    4.61
    6. Stroke
    2,982
    4.15
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,979
    4.14
    8. Liver Disease
    2,940
    4.09
    9. Malnutrition
    2,203
    3.06
    10. Birth Trauma
    2,115
    2.94
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2,080
    2.89
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,947
    2.71
    13. Other Injuries
    1,922
    2.67
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,876
    2.61
    15. Kidney Disease
    1,824
    2.54
    16. Liver Cancer
    1,442
    2.01
    17. Lung Disease
    1,316
    1.83
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,191
    1.66
    19. Suicide
    1,101
    1.53
    20. Anemia
    862
    1.20
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    731
    1.02
    22. Prostate Cancer
    684
    0.95
    23. Maternal Conditions
    663
    0.92
    24. Cervical Cancer
    645
    0.90
    25. Drownings
    596
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Hypertension
    596
    0.83
    27. Leukemia
    566
    0.79
    28. Lung Cancers
    565
    0.79
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    471
    0.66
    30. Epilepsy
    409
    0.57
    31. Meningitis
    381
    0.53
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    368
    0.51
    33. Fires
    332
    0.46
    34. Asthma
    322
    0.45
    35. Alcohol
    318
    0.44
    36. Tuberculosis
    303
    0.42
    37. Uterin Cancer
    300
    0.42
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    293
    0.41
    39. Breast Cancer
    248
    0.34
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    231
    0.32
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    191
    0.27
    42. Poisonings
    177
    0.25
    43. Skin Disease
    173
    0.24
    44. Oral Cancer
    162
    0.23
    45. Falls
    153
    0.21
    46. Lymphomas
    150
    0.21
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    140
    0.19
    48. Syphilis
    130
    0.18
    49. Appendicitis
    130
    0.18
    50. Skin Cancers
    128
    0.18
     
     
    Guatemala GUATEMALA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    23.56
    2
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.38
    79
    3. Liver Cancer
    16.11
    14
    4. Cervical Cancer
    12.50
    60
    5. Uterin Cancer
    6.59
    6
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.37
    120
    7. Breast Cancer
    5.02
    169
    8. Leukemia
    4.56
    48
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.30
    151
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    99
    11. Ovary Cancer
    1.88
    158
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    132
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.61
    114
    14. Lymphomas
    1.57
    165
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.45
    98
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.45
    171
     
     
    Guatemala GUATEMALA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.9
    127
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    13.0
    23.9
    114
    91
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.324
    37

     
    Guatemala GUATEMALA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    15,189,958
    70
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    121
    Population 0-14
    35.0 %
    51
    Population 15-64
    60.6 %
    144
    Population 65 +
    4.4 %
    118
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.50
    51
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.70
    171
    Fertility Rate
    2.83
    58
    Infant Mortality
    22.00
    76
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.94
    169
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.87
    40
    Net Migration
    -1.90
    138
    Population Growth
    1.79 %
    54
    Literacy Total
    75.9 %
    140
    Literacy Male
    87.4 %
    93
    Literacy Female
    76.3 %
    100
    Unemployment
    2.9 %
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    71.9
    101
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.2
    115
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $7,900
    120
     
     
     

    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.