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HEALTH PROFILE : Honduras

Honduras
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Honduras

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Honduras 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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    Honduras HONDURAS LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.0
    48.4
    46.7
    114
    107
    113
    1970
    50.9
    54.8
    52.8
    113
    106
    109
    1980
    57.6
    61.8
    59.7
    108
    106
    106
    1990
    63.5
    68.4
    65.9
    103
    101
    102
    2000
    68.7
    73.3
    71.0
    74
    87
    80
    2010
    71.3
    76.0
    73.6
    70
    85
    77
    2016
    72.9
    77.5
    75.2
    68
    82
    73
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.9
    77.5
    68
    82
    Age 5
    74.4
    78.8
    58
    80
    Age 10
    74.5
    78.9
    58
    80
    Age 15
    74.7
    79.1
    57
    78
    Age 20
    75.0
    79.3
    55
    73
    Age 25
    75.5
    79.7
    54
    70
    Age 30
    76.0
    80.1
    50
    62
    Age 35
    76.7
    80.5
    47
    59
    Age 40
    77.4
    81.0
    45
    54
    Age 45
    78.2
    81.6
    43
    51
    Age 50
    79.0
    82.2
    41
    49
    Age 55
    79.9
    82.9
    39
    46
    Age 60
    81.0
    83.7
    40
    44
    Age 65
    82.3
    84.7
    39
    44
    Age 70
    83.9
    86.0
    37
    45
    Age 75
    85.9
    87.6
    37
    41
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.6
    26
    36
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.1
    20
    29
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS 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
    108.11
    106
    2. Violence
    94.47
    1
    3. Stroke
    50.93
    133
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.52
    65
    5. Lung Disease
    21.39
    100
    6. Prostate Cancer
    17.55
    77
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.83
    101
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.61
    141
    9. Stomach Cancer
    16.00
    15
    10. HIV/AIDS
    15.93
    60
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.54
    134
    12. Liver Disease
    15.40
    87
    13. Cervical Cancer
    14.00
    59
    14. Hypertension
    12.52
    100
    15. Liver Cancer
    11.31
    30
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11.27
    64
    17. Kidney Disease
    9.60
    125
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.09
    79
    19. Breast Cancer
    8.79
    166
    20. Low Birth Weight
    7.07
    93
    21. Lung Cancers
    6.37
    126
    22. Uterin Cancer
    5.20
    14
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.14
    132
    24. Malnutrition
    4.71
    65
    25. Suicide
    4.19
    156
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Leukemia
    4.10
    84
    27. Other Injuries
    3.88
    167
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    90
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.52
    81
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    3.45
    129
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.40
    150
    32. Birth Trauma
    2.80
    97
    33. Maternal Conditions
    2.75
    66
    34. Ovary Cancer
    2.42
    163
    35. Asthma
    2.41
    112
    36. Falls
    2.40
    158
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.97
    115
    38. Epilepsy
    1.97
    80
    39. Alcohol
    1.91
    76
    40. Lymphomas
    1.87
    172
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.58
    82
    42. Drownings
    1.43
    139
    43. Meningitis
    1.36
    87
    44. Oral Cancer
    1.32
    161
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    138
    46. Appendicitis
    1.14
    50
    47. Poisonings
    0.77
    93
    48. Drug Use
    0.72
    138
    49. Other Neoplasms
    0.64
    167
    50. Fires
    0.64
    141
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Violence
    6,919
    21.04
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,500
    16.72
    3. Stroke
    2,674
    8.13
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,330
    4.04
    5. HIV/AIDS
    1,072
    3.26
    6. Lung Disease
    1,070
    3.25
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,042
    3.17
    8. Liver Disease
    840
    2.55
    9. Stomach Cancer
    832
    2.53
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    824
    2.51
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    820
    2.49
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    801
    2.44
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    747
    2.27
    14. Low Birth Weight
    651
    1.98
    15. Hypertension
    634
    1.93
    16. Liver Cancer
    594
    1.81
    17. Kidney Disease
    517
    1.57
    18. Cervical Cancer
    418
    1.27
    19. Prostate Cancer
    399
    1.21
    20. Lung Cancers
    330
    1.00
    21. Malnutrition
    295
    0.90
    22. Suicide
    287
    0.87
    23. Leukemia
    272
    0.83
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    268
    0.81
    25. Birth Trauma
    257
    0.78
      Deaths %
    26. Other Injuries
    257
    0.78
    27. Breast Cancer
    250
    0.76
    28. Maternal Conditions
    229
    0.70
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    216
    0.66
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    195
    0.59
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    186
    0.57
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    182
    0.55
    33. Asthma
    171
    0.52
    34. Epilepsy
    140
    0.43
    35. Uterin Cancer
    137
    0.42
    36. Falls
    129
    0.39
    37. Alcohol
    109
    0.33
    38. Tuberculosis
    107
    0.33
    39. Lymphomas
    105
    0.32
    40. Drownings
    104
    0.32
    41. Meningitis
    98
    0.30
    42. Skin Cancers
    80
    0.24
    43. Appendicitis
    73
    0.22
    44. Oral Cancer
    68
    0.21
    45. Ovary Cancer
    68
    0.21
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    65
    0.20
    47. Poisonings
    49
    0.15
    48. Dengue
    45
    0.14
    49. Drug Use
    45
    0.14
    50. Syphilis
    44
    0.13
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    17.55
    77
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.00
    15
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.00
    59
    4. Liver Cancer
    11.31
    30
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.79
    166
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.37
    126
    7. Uterin Cancer
    5.20
    14
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.14
    132
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.10
    84
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    90
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.42
    163
    12. Lymphomas
    1.87
    172
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.58
    82
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.32
    161
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    138
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.58
    176
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.0
    121
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    33.3
    2.1
    62
    104
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    15.6
    26.9
    104
    63
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.50
    69

     
    Honduras HONDURAS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    9,038,741
    93
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    43
    Population 0-14
    33.0%
    57
    Population 15-64
    62.8%
    131
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    126
    Birth Rate / 1000
    22.40
    65
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.30
    157
    Fertility Rate
    2.67
    64
    Infant Mortality
    17.20
    95
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    85
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    100
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.02
    63
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.76
    118
    Net Migration
    -1.10
    120
    Population Growth
    1.60%
    61
    Literacy Total
    89.0%
    115
    Literacy Male
    89.0%
    90
    Literacy Female
    88.9%
    83
    Unemployment
    5.9%
    113
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.2
    73
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.8
    64
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $5,500
    138
     
     
     

    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.