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Libya
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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
Libya

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Libya 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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    Libya LIBYA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.7
    48.2
    46.9
    108
    113
    109
    1970
    50.4
    53.4
    51.9
    116
    117
    116
    1980
    58.8
    62.2
    60.5
    100
    104
    102
    1990
    65.9
    70.6
    68.2
    78
    88
    88
    2000
    70.0
    75.2
    72.5
    57
    61
    57
    2010
    70.6
    75.3
    72.8
    79
    90
    87
    2015
    70.1
    75.6
    72.7
    93
    98
    96
     
     
    Libya LIBYA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.1
    75.6
    93
    98
    Age 5
    71.2
    76.5
    98
    103
    Age 10
    71.3
    76.6
    97
    102
    Age 15
    71.5
    76.7
    97
    102
    Age 20
    71.9
    76.9
    97
    102
    Age 25
    72.4
    77.1
    97
    102
    Age 30
    72.8
    77.3
    97
    103
    Age 35
    73.2
    77.5
    95
    104
    Age 40
    73.7
    77.8
    94
    105
    Age 45
    74.2
    78.1
    95
    105
    Age 50
    74.8
    78.6
    97
    106
    Age 55
    75.7
    79.2
    102
    106
    Age 60
    76.9
    79.9
    107
    107
    Age 65
    78.4
    80.9
    114
    108
    Age 70
    80.4
    82.3
    116
    109
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.2
    122
    112
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.6
    126
    113
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.7
    138
    122
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.3
    144
    129
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.4
    147
    135
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    132
    108
     
     
    Libya LIBYA 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
    149.04
    34
    2. Stroke
    91.48
    86
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    38.61
    5
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.24
    63
    5. Hypertension
    20.11
    58
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.58
    117
    7. Lung Disease
    16.84
    101
    8. Lung Cancers
    15.45
    70
    9. Kidney Disease
    15.30
    76
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.72
    128
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    72
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    9.10
    71
    13. Breast Cancer
    9.04
    154
    14. Tuberculosis
    8.95
    75
    15. War
    8.02
    7
    16. Liver Disease
    8.02
    128
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.54
    97
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.29
    104
    19. Asthma
    6.08
    75
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    5.94
    86
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.88
    68
    22. Lymphomas
    5.53
    66
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    5.20
    59
    24. Liver Cancer
    5.04
    96
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.32
    29
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Cervical Cancer
    4.28
    126
    27. Other Injuries
    4.12
    159
    28. Leukemia
    4.03
    74
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.82
    41
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    106
    31. Stomach Cancer
    3.38
    134
    32. Birth Trauma
    2.51
    103
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.24
    116
    34. Falls
    1.99
    151
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.93
    129
    36. Violence
    1.82
    134
    37. Poisonings
    1.79
    67
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.76
    119
    39. Meningitis
    1.75
    92
    40. Suicide
    1.73
    164
    41. Fires
    1.66
    101
    42. Malnutrition
    1.54
    96
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.29
    136
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.16
    134
    45. Drownings
    0.99
    150
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.94
    146
    47. Skin Disease
    0.91
    115
    48. Epilepsy
    0.85
    146
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.80
    130
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.52
    156
     
     
    Libya LIBYA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,673
    24.55
    2. Stroke
    3,425
    14.82
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,970
    8.53
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,368
    5.92
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    828
    3.58
    6. Hypertension
    756
    3.27
    7. Lung Disease
    628
    2.72
    8. Lung Cancers
    628
    2.72
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    616
    2.67
    10. Kidney Disease
    607
    2.63
    11. War
    490
    2.12
    12. Low Birth Weight
    458
    1.98
    13. Tuberculosis
    408
    1.76
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    388
    1.68
    15. Liver Disease
    332
    1.44
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    266
    1.15
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    248
    1.07
    18. Lymphomas
    238
    1.03
    19. Asthma
    234
    1.01
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    231
    1.00
    21. Breast Cancer
    222
    0.96
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    208
    0.90
    23. Other Injuries
    204
    0.88
    24. Liver Cancer
    201
    0.87
    25. Leukemia
    192
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Other Neoplasms
    190
    0.82
    27. Birth Trauma
    183
    0.79
    28. Prostate Cancer
    157
    0.68
    29. Bladder Cancer
    143
    0.62
    30. Stomach Cancer
    133
    0.57
    31. Violence
    100
    0.43
    32. Cervical Cancer
    95
    0.41
    33. Suicide
    90
    0.39
    34. Falls
    89
    0.38
    35. Poisonings
    86
    0.37
    36. Oral Cancer
    85
    0.37
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    84
    0.36
    38. Fires
    81
    0.35
    39. Ovary Cancer
    81
    0.35
    40. Alzheimers/Dementia
    80
    0.35
    41. Meningitis
    79
    0.34
    42. Malnutrition
    65
    0.28
    43. Drownings
    58
    0.25
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    49
    0.21
    45. Epilepsy
    46
    0.20
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    38
    0.17
    47. Skin Disease
    36
    0.16
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    29
    0.13
    49. Pertussis
    23
    0.10
    50. Uterin Cancer
    22
    0.10
     
     
    Libya LIBYA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    15.45
    70
    2. Prostate Cancer
    9.72
    128
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    72
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.04
    154
    5. Lymphomas
    5.53
    66
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.20
    59
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.04
    96
    8. Cervical Cancer
    4.28
    126
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.03
    74
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.82
    41
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    106
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.38
    134
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.93
    129
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.16
    134
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.94
    146
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.52
    156
     
     
    Libya LIBYA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.0
    188
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    26.6
    39.5
    27
    19
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.615
    64

     
    Libya LIBYA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,541,948
    105
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.07
    11
    Population 0-14
    26.2 %
    97
    Population 15-64
    69.6 %
    34
    Population 65 +
    4.2 %
    122
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.80
    99
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.60
    185
    Fertility Rate
    2.04
    103
    Infant Mortality
    11.10
    120
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.09
    12
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.01
    11
    Net Migration
    3.80
    24
    Population Growth
    1.80 %
    53
    Literacy Total
    89.5 %
    116
    Literacy Male
    96.7 %
    58
    Literacy Female
    85.6 %
    88
    Unemployment
    30.0 %
    18
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    72.7
    96
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    63.7
    103
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $15,100
    81
     
     
     

    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.