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Madagascar

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Madagascar 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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    Madagascar MADAGASCAR LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    39.5
    40.6
    40.1
    145
    149
    147
    1970
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
    1980
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
    1990
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
    2000
    54.8
    57.9
    56.3
    145
    147
    147
    2010
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
    2015
    63.9
    67.0
    65.5
    134
    141
    140
     
     
    Madagascar MADAGASCAR LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.9
    67.0
    134
    141
    Age 5
    67.5
    70.2
    130
    142
    Age 10
    68.2
    70.7
    128
    143
    Age 15
    68.6
    71.1
    128
    142
    Age 20
    69.2
    71.6
    128
    141
    Age 25
    69.8
    72.1
    126
    140
    Age 30
    70.4
    72.7
    125
    141
    Age 35
    71.0
    73.3
    126
    142
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.0
    123
    143
    Age 45
    72.7
    74.8
    121
    145
    Age 50
    73.7
    75.6
    118
    145
    Age 55
    74.9
    76.5
    122
    147
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.6
    123
    146
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.0
    124
    146
    Age 70
    80.2
    80.9
    121
    145
    Age 75
    82.9
    83.4
    117
    137
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.3
    108
    131
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    124
    Age 90
    93.4
    93.5
    93
    111
    Age 95
    97.6
    97.6
    83
    100
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.1
    64
    78
     
     
    Madagascar MADAGASCAR TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    172.43
    11
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.77
    85
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    88.74
    48
    4. Tuberculosis
    72.04
    11
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    51.96
    32
    6. Prostate Cancer
    36.65
    14
    7. Malnutrition
    36.64
    24
    8. HIV/AIDS
    33.68
    44
    9. Cervical Cancer
    28.96
    10
    10. Malaria
    25.46
    35
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.43
    44
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.06
    105
    13. Lung Disease
    19.72
    80
    14. Maternal Conditions
    18.58
    27
    15. Hypertension
    17.95
    75
    16. Liver Disease
    17.67
    77
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    15.51
    16
    18. Birth Trauma
    14.51
    45
    19. Breast Cancer
    14.42
    103
    20. Low Birth Weight
    13.56
    56
    21. Other Injuries
    11.81
    86
    22. Kidney Disease
    11.79
    104
    23. Violence
    11.53
    43
    24. Meningitis
    11.08
    39
    25. Suicide
    10.50
    65
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Fires
    9.83
    33
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.50
    23
    28. Asthma
    9.46
    48
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.46
    23
    30. Drownings
    7.74
    33
    31. Skin Disease
    7.72
    19
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    7.68
    69
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    7.50
    103
    34. Falls
    7.50
    64
    35. Epilepsy
    7.36
    39
    36. Lung Cancers
    7.32
    109
    37. Oral Cancer
    6.96
    15
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.85
    94
    39. Lymphomas
    5.62
    61
    40. Stomach Cancer
    5.05
    100
    41. Poisonings
    4.28
    30
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    4.10
    15
    43. Leukemia
    3.79
    90
    44. Liver Cancer
    3.59
    135
    45. Measles
    3.21
    19
    46. Other Neoplasms
    3.20
    67
    47. Syphilis
    3.15
    21
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.84
    36
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    2.51
    103
    50. Bladder Cancer
    2.47
    70
     
     
    Madagascar MADAGASCAR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    15,168
    10.53
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15,023
    10.43
    3. Tuberculosis
    10,131
    7.03
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,089
    7.00
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,340
    5.79
    6. HIV/AIDS
    6,026
    4.18
    7. Malaria
    6,011
    4.17
    8. Birth Trauma
    5,774
    4.01
    9. Low Birth Weight
    5,396
    3.74
    10. Malnutrition
    4,829
    3.35
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,210
    2.92
    12. Maternal Conditions
    3,530
    2.45
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    2,812
    1.95
    14. Violence
    2,442
    1.69
    15. Meningitis
    2,364
    1.64
    16. Other Injuries
    2,221
    1.54
    17. Fires
    2,045
    1.42
    18. Liver Disease
    2,025
    1.40
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,976
    1.37
    20. Lung Disease
    1,902
    1.32
    21. Drownings
    1,777
    1.23
    22. Cervical Cancer
    1,771
    1.23
    23. Suicide
    1,625
    1.13
    24. Hypertension
    1,605
    1.11
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,565
    1.09
      Deaths %
    26. Epilepsy
    1,418
    0.98
    27. Kidney Disease
    1,382
    0.96
    28. Prostate Cancer
    1,263
    0.88
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    1,232
    0.85
    30. Measles
    1,121
    0.78
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,102
    0.76
    32. Syphilis
    1,101
    0.76
    33. Falls
    1,001
    0.69
    34. Asthma
    1,000
    0.69
    35. Poisonings
    905
    0.63
    36. Pertussis
    898
    0.62
    37. Skin Disease
    880
    0.61
    38. Breast Cancer
    872
    0.60
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    837
    0.58
    40. Oral Cancer
    810
    0.56
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    737
    0.51
    42. Lymphomas
    719
    0.50
    43. Lung Cancers
    708
    0.49
    44. Leukemia
    512
    0.36
    45. Stomach Cancer
    506
    0.35
    46. Liver Cancer
    450
    0.31
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    432
    0.30
    48. Other Neoplasms
    355
    0.25
    49. Anemia
    328
    0.23
    50. Schistosomiasis
    325
    0.23
     
     
    Madagascar MADAGASCAR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    36.65
    14
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.96
    10
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.42
    103
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.46
    23
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.32
    109
    6. Oral Cancer
    6.96
    15
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.85
    94
    8. Lymphomas
    5.62
    61
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.05
    100
    10. Leukemia
    3.79
    90
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.59
    135
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.51
    103
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.47
    70
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.86
    160
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    88
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.40
    117
     
     
    Madagascar MADAGASCAR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.9
    152
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    2.2
    8.6
    174
    166
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.695
    140

     
    Madagascar MADAGASCAR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    24,430,325
    52
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    40.2 %
    34
    Population 15-64
    56.6 %
    159
    Population 65 +
    3.3 %
    160
    Birth Rate / 1000
    32.10
    33
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.70
    121
    Fertility Rate
    4.12
    33
    Infant Mortality
    42.40
    45
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    146
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    103
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.83
    62
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    2.54 %
    18
    Literacy Total
    64.5 %
    161
    Literacy Male
    66.7 %
    134
    Literacy Female
    62.6 %
    120
    Unemployment
    3.6 %
    152
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    65.5
    140
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    56.9
    139
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $1,500
    184
     
     
     

    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.