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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 2014 updates, 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
    64.5
    72.2
    68.3
    107
    96
    103
    2010
    71.3
    76.0
    73.6
    70
    85
    77
    2015
    72.3
    77.0
    74.6
    72
    85
    77
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.3
    77.0
    72
    85
    Age 5
    74.0
    78.5
    61
    79
    Age 10
    74.3
    78.7
    56
    78
    Age 15
    74.6
    78.9
    56
    74
    Age 20
    74.9
    79.2
    54
    71
    Age 25
    75.4
    79.5
    54
    67
    Age 30
    76.0
    79.9
    51
    63
    Age 35
    76.6
    80.4
    47
    58
    Age 40
    77.3
    80.9
    45
    53
    Age 45
    78.1
    81.5
    42
    49
    Age 50
    78.9
    82.1
    41
    46
    Age 55
    79.8
    82.8
    39
    45
    Age 60
    80.9
    83.7
    37
    43
    Age 65
    82.2
    84.7
    38
    43
    Age 70
    83.9
    85.9
    38
    43
    Age 75
    85.9
    87.6
    34
    42
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.6
    24
    37
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.1
    18
    27
    Age 90
    94.6
    95.1
    17
    25
    Age 95
    98.3
    98.6
    21
    28
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.6
    21
    26
     
     
    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
    110.88
    61
    2. Stroke
    64.10
    117
    3. Violence
    36.03
    8
    4. Lung Disease
    30.84
    31
    5. HIV/AIDS
    25.53
    49
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.15
    99
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    22.17
    55
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.43
    59
    9. Prostate Cancer
    18.11
    72
    10. Stomach Cancer
    17.09
    16
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.55
    119
    12. Cervical Cancer
    14.66
    50
    13. Liver Disease
    14.52
    93
    14. Other Injuries
    12.07
    82
    15. Liver Cancer
    11.81
    26
    16. Hypertension
    11.68
    124
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.86
    73
    18. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.04
    28
    19. Kidney Disease
    8.98
    122
    20. Breast Cancer
    8.24
    158
    21. Malnutrition
    8.00
    55
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    7.43
    105
    23. Lung Cancers
    6.44
    118
    24. Suicide
    5.47
    116
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.12
    118
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.56
    16
    27. Tuberculosis
    4.55
    91
    28. Leukemia
    4.52
    51
    29. Asthma
    4.09
    88
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.95
    136
    31. Birth Trauma
    3.91
    83
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.86
    90
    33. Drownings
    3.61
    88
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    84
    35. Maternal Conditions
    3.32
    62
    36. Anemia
    3.31
    35
    37. Epilepsy
    3.27
    61
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    2.95
    131
    39. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.61
    22
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2.28
    152
    41. Lymphomas
    2.00
    152
    42. Skin Cancers
    1.78
    74
    43. Meningitis
    1.75
    91
    44. Alcohol
    1.72
    56
    45. Falls
    1.40
    164
    46. Appendicitis
    1.38
    39
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.36
    129
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.32
    155
    49. Skin Disease
    1.31
    96
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.12
    148
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,162
    16.13
    2. Stroke
    2,978
    9.31
    3. Violence
    2,617
    8.18
    4. HIV/AIDS
    1,663
    5.20
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,586
    4.96
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,451
    4.54
    7. Lung Disease
    1,406
    4.39
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,341
    4.19
    9. Low Birth Weight
    1,098
    3.43
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    818
    2.55
    11. Stomach Cancer
    812
    2.54
    12. Other Injuries
    778
    2.43
    13. Liver Disease
    736
    2.30
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    733
    2.29
    15. Liver Cancer
    569
    1.78
    16. Hypertension
    534
    1.67
    17. Malnutrition
    494
    1.54
    18. Kidney Disease
    440
    1.37
    19. Birth Trauma
    435
    1.36
    20. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    426
    1.33
    21. Cervical Cancer
    403
    1.26
    22. Suicide
    386
    1.21
    23. Prostate Cancer
    371
    1.16
    24. Lung Cancers
    306
    0.96
    25. Leukemia
    294
    0.92
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    285
    0.89
    27. Maternal Conditions
    246
    0.77
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    246
    0.77
    29. Tuberculosis
    230
    0.72
    30. Epilepsy
    226
    0.71
    31. Breast Cancer
    218
    0.68
    32. Asthma
    216
    0.67
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    211
    0.66
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    197
    0.62
    35. Anemia
    176
    0.55
    36. Pancreas Cancer
    170
    0.53
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    169
    0.53
    38. Meningitis
    145
    0.45
    39. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    125
    0.39
    40. Uterin Cancer
    112
    0.35
    41. Lymphomas
    103
    0.32
    42. Alcohol
    93
    0.29
    43. Syphilis
    89
    0.28
    44. Skin Cancers
    82
    0.26
    45. Falls
    76
    0.24
    46. Appendicitis
    75
    0.24
    47. Skin Disease
    63
    0.20
    48. Oral Cancer
    62
    0.20
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    62
    0.19
    50. Ovary Cancer
    60
    0.19
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    18.11
    72
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.09
    16
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.66
    50
    4. Liver Cancer
    11.81
    26
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.24
    158
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.44
    118
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.12
    118
    8. Uterin Cancer
    4.56
    16
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.52
    51
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    84
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.28
    152
    12. Lymphomas
    2.00
    152
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.78
    74
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.36
    129
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.32
    155
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.61
    164
     
     
    Honduras HONDURAS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.0
    124
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    33.3
    2.1
    62
    106
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    12.4
    24.1
    118
    86
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.871
    98

     
    Honduras HONDURAS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    8,893,259
    93
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    44
    Population 0-14
    33.6 %
    56
    Population 15-64
    62.3 %
    134
    Population 65 +
    4.2 %
    124
    Birth Rate / 1000
    22.80
    66
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.20
    161
    Fertility Rate
    2.72
    64
    Infant Mortality
    17.70
    95
    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
    1.02
    64
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    105
    Net Migration
    -1.10
    122
    Population Growth
    1.64 %
    62
    Literacy Total
    85.1 %
    126
    Literacy Male
    88.4 %
    90
    Literacy Female
    88.6 %
    83
    Unemployment
    4.1 %
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.6
    77
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.9
    91
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $5,000
    140
     
     
     

    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.