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HEALTH PROFILE : Jordan

Jordan
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Jordan

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Jordan 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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    Jordan JORDAN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
    2010
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2015
    72.5
    75.9
    74.1
    70
    96
    84
     
     
    Jordan JORDAN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.5
    75.9
    70
    96
    Age 5
    73.9
    77.2
    63
    92
    Age 10
    74.0
    77.3
    62
    93
    Age 15
    74.1
    77.4
    64
    94
    Age 20
    74.3
    77.5
    63
    93
    Age 25
    74.6
    77.7
    67
    92
    Age 30
    74.8
    77.8
    70
    92
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.1
    75
    93
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.3
    77
    93
    Age 45
    75.7
    78.6
    79
    95
    Age 50
    76.2
    79.1
    81
    96
    Age 55
    76.9
    79.6
    81
    94
    Age 60
    78.0
    80.4
    81
    95
    Age 65
    79.3
    81.4
    84
    96
    Age 70
    81.1
    82.7
    90
    98
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.5
    94
    102
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.9
    106
    105
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.9
    111
    105
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.5
    123
    110
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    125
    108
    Age 100
    101.8
    102.0
    109
    95
     
     
    Jordan JORDAN 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
    136.01
    65
    2. Stroke
    77.92
    100
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    50.43
    39
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    38.47
    14
    5. Hypertension
    35.85
    8
    6. Kidney Disease
    35.72
    14
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.41
    42
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.75
    120
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.50
    39
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.84
    26
    11. Lung Cancers
    15.09
    78
    12. Lung Disease
    14.54
    150
    13. Prostate Cancer
    11.48
    125
    14. Liver Disease
    11.13
    121
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.59
    70
    16. Low Birth Weight
    9.42
    73
    17. Lymphomas
    7.71
    20
    18. Other Injuries
    5.44
    136
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.25
    102
    20. Leukemia
    5.16
    25
    21. Liver Cancer
    4.29
    121
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    4.25
    79
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    4.11
    114
    24. Suicide
    3.85
    161
    25. Ovary Cancer
    3.81
    112
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Bladder Cancer
    3.72
    41
    27. Other Neoplasms
    3.53
    60
    28. Asthma
    3.30
    102
    29. Violence
    3.13
    123
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.93
    160
    31. Falls
    2.76
    147
    32. Birth Trauma
    2.73
    100
    33. Fires
    2.11
    79
    34. Skin Disease
    1.78
    92
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.78
    121
    36. Drug Use
    1.69
    66
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.47
    133
    39. Maternal Conditions
    1.38
    85
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.37
    123
    41. Drownings
    1.11
    146
    42. Epilepsy
    1.02
    147
    43. Cervical Cancer
    0.92
    181
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.91
    156
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.76
    149
    46. Poisonings
    0.75
    96
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    0.70
    132
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.66
    144
    49. Meningitis
    0.66
    120
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.55
    156
     
     
    Jordan JORDAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,248
    19.81
    2. Stroke
    2,854
    10.78
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,874
    7.08
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,792
    6.77
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,393
    5.26
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,342
    5.07
    7. Hypertension
    1,311
    4.95
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,105
    4.17
    9. Low Birth Weight
    1,042
    3.93
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    982
    3.71
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    666
    2.51
    12. Lung Cancers
    593
    2.24
    13. Lung Disease
    533
    2.01
    14. Liver Disease
    469
    1.77
    15. Breast Cancer
    468
    1.77
    16. Other Injuries
    349
    1.32
    17. Lymphomas
    343
    1.30
    18. Birth Trauma
    301
    1.14
    19. Leukemia
    270
    1.02
    20. Suicide
    244
    0.92
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    232
    0.88
    22. Violence
    225
    0.85
    23. Stomach Cancer
    220
    0.83
    24. Prostate Cancer
    191
    0.72
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    173
    0.65
      Deaths %
    26. Liver Cancer
    170
    0.64
    27. Other Neoplasms
    157
    0.59
    28. Falls
    149
    0.56
    29. Bladder Cancer
    140
    0.53
    30. Asthma
    139
    0.52
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    135
    0.51
    32. Fires
    132
    0.50
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    121
    0.46
    34. Maternal Conditions
    107
    0.40
    35. Drug Use
    98
    0.37
    36. Drownings
    89
    0.34
    37. Ovary Cancer
    82
    0.31
    38. Epilepsy
    69
    0.26
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    68
    0.26
    40. Skin Disease
    68
    0.26
    41. Oral Cancer
    64
    0.24
    42. Poisonings
    55
    0.21
    43. Meningitis
    46
    0.17
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    37
    0.14
    45. Pertussis
    36
    0.14
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.13
    47. Tuberculosis
    28
    0.11
    48. Uterin Cancer
    26
    0.10
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    25
    0.09
    50. Skin Cancers
    22
    0.08
     
     
    Jordan JORDAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.50
    39
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.84
    26
    3. Lung Cancers
    15.09
    78
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.48
    125
    5. Lymphomas
    7.71
    20
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.25
    102
    7. Leukemia
    5.16
    25
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.29
    121
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.25
    79
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.81
    112
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.72
    41
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.37
    123
    14. Cervical Cancer
    0.92
    181
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.91
    156
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.55
    156
     
     
    Jordan JORDAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.7
    170
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    70.2
    10.7
    2
    57
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    28.2
    43.1
    20
    12
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.16
    86

     
    Jordan JORDAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    10,248,069
    88
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.12
    8
    Population 0-14
    34.7%
    49
    Population 15-64
    61.9%
    140
    Population 65 +
    3.5%
    157
    Birth Rate / 1000
    23.90
    55
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.40
    187
    Fertility Rate
    3.19
    46
    Infant Mortality
    14.20
    103
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    38
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    43
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.17
    9
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.97
    16
    Net Migration
    0.00
    73
    Population Growth
    2.10%
    40
    Literacy Total
    95.4%
    86
    Literacy Male
    97.7%
    49
    Literacy Female
    92.9%
    71
    Unemployment
    16.5%
    37
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.1
    84
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.0
    89
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $12,500
    96
     
     
     

    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.