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HEALTH PROFILE : Guinea

Guinea
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Guinea

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for 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, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Guinea GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    34.3
    36.3
    35.3
    165
    164
    164
    1970
    37.3
    39.1
    38.2
    168
    166
    168
    1980
    41.0
    43.1
    42.0
    170
    170
    171
    1990
    46.0
    48.8
    47.4
    169
    169
    169
    2000
    51.7
    53.2
    52.5
    153
    155
    154
    2010
    56.6
    59.0
    57.8
    158
    159
    160
    2016
    59.4
    60.2
    59.8
    166
    172
    171
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    60.2
    166
    172
    Age 5
    65.5
    65.7
    157
    172
    Age 10
    66.2
    66.7
    157
    172
    Age 15
    66.6
    67.2
    158
    172
    Age 20
    67.2
    68.0
    158
    171
    Age 25
    68.0
    68.9
    155
    169
    Age 30
    68.7
    69.8
    155
    169
    Age 35
    69.5
    70.7
    155
    171
    Age 40
    70.3
    71.6
    159
    172
    Age 45
    71.2
    72.5
    165
    176
    Age 50
    72.2
    73.4
    168
    177
    Age 55
    73.5
    74.4
    171
    178
    Age 60
    74.9
    75.6
    173
    179
    Age 65
    76.7
    77.2
    174
    179
    Age 70
    78.8
    79.1
    177
    179
    Age 75
    81.4
    81.6
    177
    180
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.7
    178
    180
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.3
    179
    180
     
     
    Guinea 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. Influenza and Pneumonia
    144.82
    14
    2. Stroke
    116.39
    49
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    115.65
    93
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    65.85
    24
    5. Tuberculosis
    61.97
    22
    6. Malaria
    60.67
    3
    7. HIV/AIDS
    49.00
    30
    8. Liver Disease
    45.47
    17
    9. Prostate Cancer
    39.41
    18
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.95
    30
    11. Maternal Conditions
    28.75
    13
    12. Cervical Cancer
    28.44
    11
    13. Meningitis
    27.33
    10
    14. Lung Disease
    25.37
    71
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.08
    102
    16. Birth Trauma
    21.44
    10
    17. Other Injuries
    20.20
    17
    18. Low Birth Weight
    18.36
    27
    19. Liver Cancer
    18.31
    11
    20. Kidney Disease
    18.01
    74
    21. Asthma
    15.85
    28
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    15.76
    18
    23. Malnutrition
    15.72
    25
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    13.49
    25
    25. Hypertension
    13.30
    95
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    11.35
    40
    27. Suicide
    11.20
    72
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.15
    145
    29. Violence
    9.02
    59
    30. Drownings
    8.84
    27
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.33
    22
    32. Breast Cancer
    8.14
    171
    33. Fires
    6.29
    32
    34. Syphilis
    5.75
    12
    35. Schistosomiasis
    5.63
    7
    36. Measles
    5.56
    14
    37. Epilepsy
    4.62
    34
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.46
    122
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.18
    52
    40. Other Neoplasms
    3.32
    71
    41. Stomach Cancer
    3.05
    155
    42. Hepatitis B
    2.96
    7
    43. Pertussis
    2.92
    6
    44. Poisonings
    2.84
    23
    45. Drug Use
    2.69
    38
    46. Tetanus
    2.58
    16
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.47
    162
    48. Lymphomas
    2.46
    152
    49. Alcohol
    2.26
    63
    50. Appendicitis
    2.24
    11
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,497
    13.01
    2. Malaria
    11,943
    10.71
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7,542
    6.77
    4. Stroke
    6,675
    5.99
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,198
    5.56
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,951
    4.44
    7. HIV/AIDS
    4,488
    4.03
    8. Tuberculosis
    4,388
    3.94
    9. Low Birth Weight
    4,240
    3.80
    10. Meningitis
    3,588
    3.22
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,543
    3.18
    12. Liver Disease
    3,325
    2.98
    13. Maternal Conditions
    3,152
    2.83
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,616
    2.35
    15. Malnutrition
    2,357
    2.11
    16. Other Injuries
    2,298
    2.06
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,272
    2.04
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,464
    1.31
    19. Lung Disease
    1,395
    1.25
    20. Kidney Disease
    1,346
    1.21
    21. Drownings
    1,216
    1.09
    22. Syphilis
    1,212
    1.09
    23. Measles
    1,181
    1.06
    24. Liver Cancer
    1,181
    1.06
    25. Asthma
    1,080
    0.97
      Deaths %
    26. Violence
    1,067
    0.96
    27. Suicide
    968
    0.87
    28. Cervical Cancer
    897
    0.80
    29. Falls
    807
    0.72
    30. Prostate Cancer
    768
    0.69
    31. Hypertension
    767
    0.69
    32. Fires
    655
    0.59
    33. Pertussis
    630
    0.57
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    595
    0.53
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    483
    0.43
    36. Epilepsy
    464
    0.42
    37. Schistosomiasis
    411
    0.37
    38. Poisonings
    359
    0.32
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    344
    0.31
    40. Tetanus
    343
    0.31
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    296
    0.27
    42. Breast Cancer
    272
    0.24
    43. Hepatitis B
    256
    0.23
    44. Drug Use
    256
    0.23
    45. Trypanosomiasis
    224
    0.20
    46. Other Neoplasms
    221
    0.20
    47. Encephalitis
    218
    0.20
    48. Stomach Cancer
    193
    0.17
    49. Appendicitis
    192
    0.17
    50. Anemia
    189
    0.17
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    39.41
    18
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.44
    11
    3. Liver Cancer
    18.31
    11
    4. Breast Cancer
    8.14
    171
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.05
    155
    6. Ovary Cancer
    2.47
    162
    7. Lymphomas
    2.46
    152
    8. Skin Cancers
    1.63
    77
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    148
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.61
    181
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.26
    178
    12. Leukemia
    1.25
    161
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.25
    133
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.82
    164
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.53
    177
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.36
    178
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.3
    159
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    3.7
    11.5
    166
    156
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.96
    134

     
    Guinea GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    12,413,867
    73
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    67
    Population 0-14
    41.5%
    24
    Population 15-64
    54.8%
    174
    Population 65 +
    3.7%
    151
    Birth Rate / 1000
    35.10
    20
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.00
    63
    Fertility Rate
    4.77
    18
    Infant Mortality
    50.00
    28
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    159
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    149
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    88
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    94
    Net Migration
    0.00
    69
    Population Growth
    2.60%
    15
    Literacy Total
    30.4%
    187
    Literacy Male
    38.1%
    153
    Literacy Female
    22.8%
    151
    Unemployment
    2.8%
    160
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    59.8
    171
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    52.2
    171
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,000
    173
     
     
     

    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.