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HEALTH PROFILE : Mozambique

Mozambique
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Mozambique

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Mozambique 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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    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    33.9
    36.6
    35.2
    166
    163
    165
    1970
    37.9
    41.0
    39.4
    167
    163
    165
    1980
    41.1
    44.3
    42.7
    169
    168
    168
    1990
    42.2
    45.2
    43.7
    176
    176
    176
    2000
    43.5
    46.4
    44.9
    175
    174
    175
    2010
    52.5
    55.2
    54.0
    171
    172
    171
    2015
    55.7
    59.4
    57.6
    174
    171
    172
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    55.7
    59.4
    174
    171
    Age 5
    60.6
    64.1
    175
    173
    Age 10
    61.7
    65.3
    174
    172
    Age 15
    62.3
    65.9
    174
    172
    Age 20
    63.1
    66.7
    176
    172
    Age 25
    64.1
    67.6
    175
    171
    Age 30
    65.3
    68.9
    175
    171
    Age 35
    66.7
    70.2
    174
    171
    Age 40
    68.6
    71.7
    173
    169
    Age 45
    70.7
    73.2
    165
    167
    Age 50
    72.5
    74.5
    157
    162
    Age 55
    74.3
    75.8
    144
    157
    Age 60
    76.0
    77.2
    135
    155
    Age 65
    77.9
    78.8
    131
    154
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.7
    129
    153
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.1
    129
    149
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.0
    127
    142
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    133
    139
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.2
    129
    136
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.4
    131
    132
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    140
    127
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    466.11
    3
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    121.19
    33
    3. Stroke
    95.70
    81
    4. Tuberculosis
    66.93
    15
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    60.00
    21
    6. Cervical Cancer
    46.99
    3
    7. Malaria
    42.75
    27
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    41.67
    162
    9. Other Injuries
    40.71
    3
    10. Malnutrition
    37.49
    22
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.67
    77
    12. Kidney Disease
    30.22
    10
    13. Suicide
    25.85
    7
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    25.70
    4
    15. Meningitis
    25.12
    24
    16. Maternal Conditions
    25.06
    18
    17. Liver Disease
    22.28
    60
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.23
    51
    19. Lung Disease
    21.44
    67
    20. Low Birth Weight
    20.20
    30
    21. Falls
    19.26
    9
    22. Drownings
    19.07
    1
    23. Birth Trauma
    18.55
    29
    24. Fires
    17.45
    4
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    16.69
    13
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Skin Disease
    15.10
    2
    27. Hypertension
    15.08
    103
    28. Violence
    13.77
    35
    29. Epilepsy
    12.81
    14
    30. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    11.30
    1
    31. Prostate Cancer
    10.66
    120
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    9.53
    60
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.38
    19
    34. Asthma
    9.25
    51
    35. Poisonings
    9.18
    4
    36. Hepatitis B
    8.94
    1
    37. Breast Cancer
    7.41
    163
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.14
    49
    39. Oral Cancer
    6.33
    21
    40. Lymphomas
    5.23
    73
    41. Schistosomiasis
    4.93
    14
    42. Liver Cancer
    4.08
    117
    43. Other Neoplasms
    4.04
    39
    44. Syphilis
    4.02
    12
    45. Leukemia
    3.75
    94
    46. Encephalitis
    3.44
    8
    47. Drug Use
    3.32
    29
    48. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.30
    79
    49. Leishmaniasis
    3.13
    5
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    2.74
    97
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    81,773
    28.54
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,753
    8.29
    3. Malaria
    17,366
    6.06
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    14,865
    5.19
    5. Tuberculosis
    11,772
    4.11
    6. Stroke
    10,147
    3.54
    7. Low Birth Weight
    9,939
    3.47
    8. Birth Trauma
    9,130
    3.19
    9. Other Injuries
    8,390
    2.93
    10. Meningitis
    5,990
    2.09
    11. Malnutrition
    5,615
    1.96
    12. Maternal Conditions
    4,915
    1.72
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    4,740
    1.65
    14. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,567
    1.59
    15. Drownings
    4,540
    1.58
    16. Suicide
    4,360
    1.52
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,277
    1.49
    18. Kidney Disease
    4,182
    1.46
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    4,097
    1.43
    20. Fires
    3,668
    1.28
    21. Cervical Cancer
    3,499
    1.22
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,464
    1.21
    23. Violence
    3,102
    1.08
    24. Liver Disease
    2,934
    1.02
    25. Falls
    2,909
    1.02
      Deaths %
    26. Epilepsy
    2,753
    0.96
    27. Lung Disease
    2,461
    0.86
    28. Poisonings
    2,044
    0.71
    29. Skin Disease
    2,033
    0.71
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,019
    0.70
    31. Syphilis
    1,710
    0.60
    32. Hypertension
    1,607
    0.56
    33. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,393
    0.49
    34. Hepatitis B
    1,228
    0.43
    35. Asthma
    1,127
    0.39
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,088
    0.38
    37. Pertussis
    1,082
    0.38
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    950
    0.33
    39. Leishmaniasis
    905
    0.32
    40. Oral Cancer
    845
    0.29
    41. Lymphomas
    709
    0.25
    42. Encephalitis
    703
    0.25
    43. Drug Use
    668
    0.23
    44. Schistosomiasis
    633
    0.22
    45. Leukemia
    572
    0.20
    46. Other Neoplasms
    564
    0.20
    47. Liver Cancer
    561
    0.20
    48. Breast Cancer
    536
    0.19
    49. Prostate Cancer
    427
    0.15
    50. Tetanus
    413
    0.14
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    46.99
    3
    2. Prostate Cancer
    10.66
    120
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.38
    19
    4. Breast Cancer
    7.41
    163
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.33
    21
    6. Lymphomas
    5.23
    73
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.08
    117
    8. Leukemia
    3.75
    94
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.74
    97
    10. Lung Cancers
    2.73
    137
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.78
    73
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.07
    140
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    140
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    0.88
    172
    15. Stomach Cancer
    0.78
    172
    16. Ovary Cancer
    0.73
    172
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.0
    150
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    31.4
    5.9
    69
    77
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.8
    8.7
    181
    165
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    25,930,150
    50
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    138
    Population 0-14
    44.9 %
    8
    Population 15-64
    52.2 %
    187
    Population 65 +
    2.9 %
    174
    Birth Rate / 1000
    38.30
    10
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.90
    25
    Fertility Rate
    5.15
    12
    Infant Mortality
    67.90
    13
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.02
    182
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    162
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.92
    184
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.85
    55
    Net Migration
    -1.90
    138
    Population Growth
    2.45 %
    23
    Literacy Total
    56.1 %
    174
    Literacy Male
    73.3 %
    123
    Literacy Female
    45.4 %
    138
    Unemployment
    17.0 %
    43
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    57.6
    172
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    49.6
    175
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $1,300
    186
     
     
     

    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.