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HEALTH PROFILE : Maldives

Maldives
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Maldives

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Maldives 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 2011 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Maldives MALDIVES LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    42.6
    43.9
    111
    140
    124
    1970
    51.5
    48.9
    50.2
    109
    132
    120
    1980
    57.4
    54.8
    56.1
    110
    132
    123
    1990
    61.8
    59.2
    60.5
    112
    138
    128
    2000
    65.1
    64.4
    64.7
    104
    124
    119
    2011
    75.7
    77.6
    76.6
    40
    71
    47
     
     
    Maldives MALDIVES LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.7
    77.6
    40
    71
    Age 5
    76.5
    78.4
    41
    73
    Age 10
    76.7
    78.5
    41
    73
    Age 15
    76.8
    78.6
    40
    73
    Age 20
    77.0
    78.7
    41
    73
    Age 25
    77.2
    78.8
    42
    76
    Age 30
    77.3
    78.8
    44
    77
    Age 35
    77.5
    78.9
    45
    79
    Age 40
    77.6
    79.1
    46
    80
    Age 45
    77.9
    79.2
    46
    85
    Age 50
    78.2
    79.5
    48
    89
    Age 55
    78.8
    79.9
    55
    91
    Age 60
    79.6
    80.5
    58
    94
    Age 65
    80.7
    81.2
    66
    101
    Age 70
    82.8
    82.9
    62
    97
    Age 75
    85.6
    85.1
    46
    96
    Age 80
    89.1
    88.4
    10
    74
    Age 85
    92.4
    91.7
    6
    49
    Age 90
    95.5
    95.0
    5
    24
    Age 95
    98.9
    98.5
    5
    14
    Age 100
    102.7
    102.5
    5
    13
     
     
    Maldives MALDIVES TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Hypertension
    90.17
    7
    2. Stomach Cancer
    52.71
    1
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    50.91
    178
    4. Lung Cancers
    42.08
    3
    5. Liver Cancer
    41.84
    3
    6. Stroke
    37.56
    159
    7. Lung Disease
    25.48
    87
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    23.81
    3
    9. Influenza & Pneumonia
    20.52
    138
    10. Kidney Disease
    14.17
    108
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    14.15
    1
    12. Breast Cancer
    13.12
    136
    13. Other Injuries
    8.07
    134
    14. Low Birth Weight
    7.64
    105
    15. Drownings
    7.33
    28
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.66
    36
    17. Lymphomas
    6.36
    57
    18. Leukemia
    6.16
    9
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    6.15
    100
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    5.80
    181
    21. Anaemia
    5.69
    45
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.77
    18
    23. Cervical Cancer
    4.46
    110
    24. Prostate Cancer
    4.43
    132
    25. Dengue
    3.89
    2
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Tuberculosis
    3.68
    114
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.51
    31
    28. Oral Cancer
    3.48
    78
    29. Asthma
    3.44
    109
    30. Birth Trauma
    3.28
    106
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.26
    171
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.22
    10
    33. Meningitis
    3.04
    79
    34. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.42
    192
    35. Hepatitis B
    2.05
    43
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.95
    118
    37. Falls
    1.76
    158
    38. Liver Disease
    1.72
    190
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.65
    85
    40. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    73
    41. Suicide
    1.14
    185
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.10
    117
    43. Skin Disease
    1.10
    117
    44. Upper Respiratory
    1.09
    66
    45. Malaria
    0.88
    58
    46. Fires
    0.85
    129
    47. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.78
    172
    48. Other Neoplasms
    0.70
    179
    49. Malnutrition
    0.66
    120
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.60
    119
     
     
    Maldives MALDIVES TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Hypertension
    128
    14.10
    2. Stomach Cancer
    81
    8.92
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    72
    7.93
    4. Liver Cancer
    68
    7.49
    5. Lung Cancers
    66
    7.27
    6. Stroke
    59
    6.50
    7. Influenza & Pneumonia
    37
    4.07
    8. Lung Disease
    37
    4.07
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    36
    3.96
    10. Low Birth Weight
    23
    2.53
    11. Kidney Disease
    22
    2.42
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    22
    2.42
    13. Drownings
    17
    1.87
    14. Other Injuries
    17
    1.87
    15. Leukemia
    13
    1.43
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    13
    1.43
    17. Breast Cancer
    12
    1.32
    18. Lymphomas
    11
    1.21
    19. Birth Trauma
    10
    1.10
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    10
    1.10
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    10
    1.10
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    9
    0.99
    23. Meningitis
    8
    0.88
    24. Tuberculosis
    8
    0.88
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    7
    0.77
      Deaths %
    26. Asthma
    7
    0.77
    27. Bladder Cancer
    7
    0.77
    28. Cervical Cancer
    7
    0.77
    29. Anaemia
    7
    0.77
    30. Dengue
    7
    0.77
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6
    0.66
    32. Oral Cancer
    6
    0.66
    33. Ovary Cancer
    6
    0.66
    34. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.66
    35. Suicide
    5
    0.55
    36. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.55
    37. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.44
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4
    0.44
    39. Falls
    3
    0.33
    40. Liver Disease
    3
    0.33
    41. Malaria
    3
    0.33
    42. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.33
    43. Violence
    2
    0.22
    44. Fires
    2
    0.22
    45. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2
    0.22
    46. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.22
    47. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.22
    48. Upper Respiratory
    2
    0.22
    49. Syphilis
    2
    0.22
    50. Poisonings
    1
    0.11
     
     
    Maldives MALDIVES CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    52.71
    1
    2. Lung Cancers
    42.08
    3
    3. Liver Cancer
    41.84
    3
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    23.81
    3
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    14.15
    1
    6. Breast Cancer
    13.12
    136
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.66
    36
    8. Lymphomas
    6.36
    57
    9. Leukemia
    6.16
    9
      Rate World Rank
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.77
    18
    11. Cervical Cancer
    4.46
    110
    12. Prostate Cancer
    4.43
    132
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.51
    31
    14. Oral Cancer
    3.48
    78
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.22
    10
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    73
    17. Other Neoplasms
    0.70
    179
     
     
    Maldives MALDIVES HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.3
    138
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    44.5
    11.6
    32
    61
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    8.4
    32.5
    116
    52
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    220
    62

     
    Maldives MALDIVES DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    396,334
    165
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.44
    4
    Population 0-14
    22.3 %
    132
    Population 15-64
    73.8 %
    4
    Population 65 +
    3.9 %
    130
    Birth Rate / 1000
    14.55
    132
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.65
    182
    Fertility Rate
    1.90
    129
    Infant Mortality
    9.20
    129
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    130
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    123
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.62
    4
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.00
    14
    Net Migrattion
    -12.58
    153
    Population Growth
    -0.17
    177
    Literacy Total
    96.3
    64
    Literacy Male
    96.2
    67
    Literacy Female
    96.4
    58
    Unemployment
    14.4
    42
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.6
    47
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.0
    75
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $5,000
    114
     
     
     

    Latest WHO data (2010), Death Rates are age-standardized, total deaths are % of population