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HEALTH PROFILE : Libya

Libya
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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, 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
    107
    112
    108
    1970
    50.4
    53.4
    51.9
    115
    116
    115
    1980
    58.8
    62.2
    60.5
    100
    104
    102
    1990
    65.9
    70.6
    68.2
    77
    87
    88
    2000
    69.3
    72.7
    70.9
    68
    96
    84
    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
    146
    135
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    131
    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
    191.96
    27
    2. Stroke
    88.80
    87
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    46.34
    7
    4. Kidney Disease
    36.40
    13
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    33.38
    91
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.77
    82
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.75
    46
    8. Lung Disease
    22.09
    95
    9. Other Injuries
    21.92
    11
    10. Liver Disease
    17.72
    81
    11. Lung Cancers
    17.65
    69
    12. Tuberculosis
    14.07
    64
    13. Prostate Cancer
    11.44
    126
    14. War
    10.51
    8
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.16
    74
    16. Hypertension
    9.81
    113
    17. Breast Cancer
    9.46
    161
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    8.65
    85
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.84
    55
    20. Lymphomas
    6.18
    60
    21. Suicide
    5.95
    140
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    5.81
    56
    23. Asthma
    5.74
    82
    24. Liver Cancer
    5.70
    84
    25. Low Birth Weight
    4.95
    117
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Cervical Cancer
    4.85
    127
    27. Falls
    4.84
    98
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    4.69
    107
    29. Other Neoplasms
    4.64
    28
    30. Leukemia
    4.45
    60
    31. Bladder Cancer
    4.29
    25
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.99
    100
    33. Stomach Cancer
    3.85
    131
    34. Violence
    2.47
    132
    35. Drownings
    2.42
    113
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.12
    114
    37. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    127
    38. Birth Trauma
    1.91
    116
    39. Skin Disease
    1.81
    90
    40. Fires
    1.78
    83
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.63
    126
    42. Epilepsy
    1.52
    106
    43. Drug Use
    1.40
    86
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.37
    113
    45. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    137
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.14
    149
    47. Meningitis
    1.06
    99
    48. Poisonings
    0.87
    89
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.75
    124
    50. Schistosomiasis
    0.53
    47
     
     
    Libya LIBYA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,443
    25.12
    2. Stroke
    3,417
    11.53
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,605
    5.42
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,590
    5.37
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,443
    4.87
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,343
    4.53
    7. Other Injuries
    1,251
    4.22
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,221
    4.12
    9. Lung Disease
    835
    2.82
    10. Liver Disease
    749
    2.53
    11. Lung Cancers
    716
    2.42
    12. War
    659
    2.22
    13. Tuberculosis
    642
    2.17
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    589
    1.99
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    433
    1.46
    16. Hypertension
    374
    1.26
    17. Low Birth Weight
    363
    1.23
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    354
    1.19
    19. Suicide
    347
    1.17
    20. Lymphomas
    268
    0.90
    21. Breast Cancer
    239
    0.81
    22. Asthma
    236
    0.80
    23. Falls
    234
    0.79
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    229
    0.77
    25. Liver Cancer
    226
    0.76
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    213
    0.72
    27. Leukemia
    210
    0.71
    28. Other Neoplasms
    204
    0.69
    29. Prostate Cancer
    180
    0.61
    30. Bladder Cancer
    158
    0.53
    31. Violence
    156
    0.53
    32. Stomach Cancer
    151
    0.51
    33. Drownings
    147
    0.50
    34. Birth Trauma
    140
    0.47
    35. Cervical Cancer
    109
    0.37
    36. Fires
    94
    0.32
    37. Oral Cancer
    92
    0.31
    38. Ovary Cancer
    89
    0.30
    39. Epilepsy
    87
    0.29
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    84
    0.28
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    81
    0.27
    42. Drug Use
    71
    0.24
    43. Skin Disease
    69
    0.23
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    65
    0.22
    45. Meningitis
    54
    0.18
    46. Poisonings
    51
    0.17
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    44
    0.15
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    27
    0.09
    49. Encephalitis
    25
    0.08
    50. Uterin Cancer
    24
    0.08
     
     
    Libya LIBYA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    17.65
    69
    2. Prostate Cancer
    11.44
    126
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.16
    74
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.46
    161
    5. Lymphomas
    6.18
    60
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.81
    56
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.70
    84
    8. Cervical Cancer
    4.85
    127
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.45
    60
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.29
    25
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.99
    100
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.85
    131
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    127
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    137
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.14
    149
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    160
     
     
    Libya LIBYA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    N/D
    186
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    25.0
    39.6
    32
    17
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.57
    67

     
    Libya LIBYA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,653,210
    104
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.07
    12
    Population 0-14
    25.8%
    98
    Population 15-64
    69.9%
    26
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    125
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.50
    101
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.60
    185
    Fertility Rate
    2.04
    105
    Infant Mortality
    10.80
    122
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    96
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    88
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.09
    13
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.98
    15
    Net Migration
    1.90
    37
    Population Growth
    1.60%
    62
    Literacy Total
    91.0%
    113
    Literacy Male
    96.7%
    61
    Literacy Female
    85.6%
    90
    Unemployment
    30.0%
    13
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    72.7
    96
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    63.7
    103
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $9,800
    111
     
     
     

    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.