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Guinea
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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
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 2014 updates, 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
    51.1
    54.5
    52.8
    156
    155
    156
    2010
    56.6
    59.0
    57.8
    158
    159
    160
    2015
    58.2
    59.8
    59.0
    165
    169
    166
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    58.2
    59.8
    165
    169
    Age 5
    64.9
    65.8
    156
    166
    Age 10
    65.9
    67.0
    155
    166
    Age 15
    66.5
    67.7
    152
    164
    Age 20
    67.2
    68.4
    148
    164
    Age 25
    68.2
    69.2
    142
    164
    Age 30
    69.1
    70.2
    141
    164
    Age 35
    70.1
    71.1
    141
    164
    Age 40
    71.2
    72.2
    134
    163
    Age 45
    72.3
    73.4
    128
    161
    Age 50
    73.5
    74.5
    124
    161
    Age 55
    74.9
    75.8
    123
    159
    Age 60
    76.4
    77.1
    120
    159
    Age 65
    78.1
    78.7
    122
    158
    Age 70
    80.2
    80.6
    122
    155
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.1
    124
    153
    Age 80
    85.7
    85.9
    122
    145
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.4
    129
    143
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.2
    144
    142
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.4
    145
    139
    Age 100
    101.6
    101.9
    156
    138
     
     
    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
    182.55
    12
    2. Stroke
    129.51
    45
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.03
    80
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    66.61
    16
    5. Malaria
    61.91
    9
    6. HIV/AIDS
    55.33
    33
    7. Meningitis
    40.99
    7
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.35
    48
    9. Prostate Cancer
    38.46
    13
    10. Tuberculosis
    34.51
    32
    11. Malnutrition
    32.50
    28
    12. Maternal Conditions
    29.53
    11
    13. Liver Disease
    29.03
    30
    14. Cervical Cancer
    28.46
    11
    15. Birth Trauma
    24.06
    12
    16. Low Birth Weight
    21.66
    27
    17. Other Injuries
    21.19
    35
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.33
    66
    19. Lung Disease
    19.41
    84
    20. Liver Cancer
    17.35
    12
    21. Hypertension
    16.41
    92
    22. Kidney Disease
    16.37
    64
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    15.49
    10
    24. Falls
    14.93
    18
    25. Epilepsy
    14.15
    9
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Anemia
    13.77
    13
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    12.97
    36
    28. Fires
    12.29
    19
    29. Asthma
    10.72
    35
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.51
    62
    31. Violence
    9.49
    53
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    8.57
    86
    33. Breast Cancer
    7.90
    161
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.80
    39
    35. Appendicitis
    6.93
    13
    36. Drownings
    6.04
    49
    37. Measles
    5.48
    11
    38. Trypanosomiasis
    5.13
    5
    39. Skin Disease
    5.01
    35
    40. Suicide
    4.45
    132
    41. Hepatitis B
    3.50
    28
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    3.37
    25
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.32
    62
    44. Syphilis
    3.16
    18
    45. Poisonings
    2.99
    49
    46. Stomach Cancer
    2.90
    144
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2.87
    35
    48. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.77
    94
    49. Pertussis
    2.62
    10
    50. Ovary Cancer
    2.37
    150
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,770
    13.77
    2. Malaria
    11,828
    11.03
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7,274
    6.78
    4. Stroke
    6,592
    6.15
    5. Birth Trauma
    5,027
    4.69
    6. HIV/AIDS
    5,022
    4.68
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,891
    4.56
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,524
    4.22
    9. Meningitis
    4,446
    4.15
    10. Malnutrition
    2,926
    2.73
    11. Maternal Conditions
    2,845
    2.65
    12. Tuberculosis
    2,630
    2.45
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,236
    2.08
    14. Other Injuries
    2,166
    2.02
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,060
    1.92
    16. Liver Disease
    1,999
    1.86
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    1,627
    1.52
    18. Fires
    1,584
    1.48
    19. Epilepsy
    1,511
    1.41
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    1,309
    1.22
    21. Falls
    1,286
    1.20
    22. Kidney Disease
    1,131
    1.05
    23. Anemia
    1,085
    1.01
    24. Measles
    1,055
    0.98
    25. Liver Cancer
    1,054
    0.98
      Deaths %
    26. Lung Disease
    1,020
    0.95
    27. Violence
    1,012
    0.94
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    929
    0.87
    29. Cervical Cancer
    841
    0.78
    30. Hypertension
    827
    0.77
    31. Drownings
    737
    0.69
    32. Asthma
    736
    0.69
    33. Prostate Cancer
    684
    0.64
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    628
    0.59
    35. Trypanosomiasis
    605
    0.56
    36. Syphilis
    590
    0.55
    37. Pertussis
    535
    0.50
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    526
    0.49
    39. Appendicitis
    509
    0.47
    40. Suicide
    377
    0.35
    41. Poisonings
    356
    0.33
    42. Skin Disease
    344
    0.32
    43. Tetanus
    298
    0.28
    44. Hepatitis B
    253
    0.24
    45. Breast Cancer
    251
    0.23
    46. Other Neoplasms
    205
    0.19
    47. Encephalitis
    203
    0.19
    48. Schistosomiasis
    181
    0.17
    49. Stomach Cancer
    173
    0.16
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    153
    0.14
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    38.46
    13
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.46
    11
    3. Liver Cancer
    17.35
    12
    4. Breast Cancer
    7.90
    161
    5. Stomach Cancer
    2.90
    144
    6. Ovary Cancer
    2.37
    150
    7. Lymphomas
    2.20
    149
    8. Skin Cancers
    2.03
    52
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oral Cancer
    1.60
    142
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.44
    170
    11. Leukemia
    1.28
    151
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    122
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.08
    167
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.71
    158
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.48
    169
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.29
    171
     
     
    Guinea GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.7
    173
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    3.2
    10.3
    164
    159
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.607
    143

     
    Guinea GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    12,093,349
    75
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    41.7 %
    24
    Population 15-64
    54.7 %
    173
    Population 65 +
    3.7 %
    150
    Birth Rate / 1000
    35.40
    20
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.20
    61
    Fertility Rate
    4.82
    18
    Infant Mortality
    51.70
    29
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    146
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    88
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    91
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    2.62 %
    16
    Literacy Total
    41.0 %
    183
    Literacy Male
    38.1 %
    151
    Literacy Female
    22.8 %
    150
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    59.0
    166
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    51.7
    167
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $1,300
    186
     
     
     

    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.