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Myanmar
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Myanmar

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Myanmar 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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    Myanmar MYANMAR LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.4
    45.4
    43.9
    126
    127
    125
    1970
    49.8
    53.6
    51.7
    120
    115
    117
    1980
    55.4
    59.4
    57.3
    121
    119
    118
    1990
    57.0
    61.1
    59.0
    133
    129
    132
    2000
    57.1
    63.2
    60.1
    137
    129
    135
    2010
    63.5
    67.3
    65.4
    127
    133
    131
    2015
    64.6
    68.5
    66.6
    130
    134
    129
     
     
    Myanmar MYANMAR LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    68.5
    130
    134
    Age 5
    68.3
    71.7
    125
    133
    Age 10
    68.7
    72.0
    124
    133
    Age 15
    69.0
    72.2
    123
    134
    Age 20
    69.4
    72.5
    122
    134
    Age 25
    70.0
    72.9
    123
    134
    Age 30
    70.5
    73.3
    124
    134
    Age 35
    71.0
    73.8
    127
    136
    Age 40
    71.6
    74.3
    128
    139
    Age 45
    72.3
    74.9
    132
    142
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.6
    136
    144
    Age 55
    74.3
    76.5
    143
    146
    Age 60
    75.7
    77.6
    146
    145
    Age 65
    77.5
    79.0
    149
    145
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.8
    148
    147
    Age 75
    82.3
    83.1
    147
    152
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    149
    153
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    154
    157
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    157
    157
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.3
    163
    156
    Age 100
    101.6
    101.8
    166
    155
     
     
    Myanmar MYANMAR 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
    153.81
    19
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    103.89
    38
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    81.69
    100
    4. Tuberculosis
    59.05
    19
    5. Lung Disease
    54.77
    8
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.65
    59
    7. Liver Disease
    34.48
    18
    8. Asthma
    34.30
    2
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.64
    51
    10. Hypertension
    23.80
    32
    11. Kidney Disease
    23.74
    19
    12. Other Injuries
    20.97
    37
    13. HIV/AIDS
    20.67
    52
    14. Low Birth Weight
    19.43
    34
    15. Lung Cancers
    18.98
    61
    16. Falls
    18.03
    11
    17. Violence
    15.29
    29
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.56
    97
    19. Suicide
    13.02
    42
    20. Birth Trauma
    12.29
    51
    21. Cervical Cancer
    12.27
    62
    22. Stomach Cancer
    11.18
    39
    23. Breast Cancer
    11.08
    130
    24. Liver Cancer
    10.94
    31
    25. Oral Cancer
    10.55
    4
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.37
    25
    27. Meningitis
    9.20
    43
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    9.13
    68
    29. Drownings
    8.39
    29
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.21
    26
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.13
    89
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.66
    38
    33. Malnutrition
    6.21
    61
    34. Malaria
    5.90
    45
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.87
    109
    36. Fires
    5.42
    52
    37. Measles
    4.42
    13
    38. Prostate Cancer
    4.30
    156
    39. Ovary Cancer
    4.18
    86
    40. Leukemia
    3.84
    86
    41. Lymphomas
    3.72
    113
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    3.69
    112
    43. Maternal Conditions
    3.36
    61
    44. War
    2.79
    13
    45. Epilepsy
    2.59
    71
    46. Skin Disease
    2.00
    81
    47. Syphilis
    1.93
    34
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    1.85
    121
    49. Appendicitis
    1.82
    28
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.50
    111
     
     
    Myanmar MYANMAR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    56,224
    14.14
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    40,503
    10.19
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    30,018
    7.55
    4. Tuberculosis
    25,455
    6.40
    5. Lung Disease
    19,248
    4.84
    6. Liver Disease
    15,466
    3.89
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,431
    3.63
    8. Asthma
    13,297
    3.34
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,443
    2.88
    10. HIV/AIDS
    11,390
    2.86
    11. Other Injuries
    10,074
    2.53
    12. Kidney Disease
    9,708
    2.44
    13. Low Birth Weight
    9,635
    2.42
    14. Hypertension
    8,863
    2.23
    15. Violence
    8,092
    2.03
    16. Lung Cancers
    7,535
    1.89
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,281
    1.83
    18. Falls
    7,261
    1.83
    19. Suicide
    6,558
    1.65
    20. Birth Trauma
    6,093
    1.53
    21. Liver Cancer
    4,645
    1.17
    22. Stomach Cancer
    4,607
    1.16
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    4,508
    1.13
    24. Oral Cancer
    4,478
    1.13
    25. Meningitis
    4,348
    1.09
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    4,292
    1.08
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4,008
    1.01
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,201
    0.80
    29. Cervical Cancer
    2,997
    0.75
    30. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,876
    0.72
    31. Malaria
    2,868
    0.72
    32. Breast Cancer
    2,791
    0.70
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,575
    0.65
    34. Malnutrition
    2,538
    0.64
    35. Fires
    2,488
    0.63
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,416
    0.61
    37. Measles
    2,202
    0.55
    38. Maternal Conditions
    1,909
    0.48
    39. Leukemia
    1,757
    0.44
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    1,613
    0.41
    41. War
    1,538
    0.39
    42. Lymphomas
    1,533
    0.39
    43. Epilepsy
    1,300
    0.33
    44. Ovary Cancer
    1,033
    0.26
    45. Syphilis
    947
    0.24
    46. Skin Disease
    802
    0.20
    47. Appendicitis
    771
    0.19
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    770
    0.19
    49. Drug Use
    732
    0.18
    50. Prostate Cancer
    597
    0.15
     
     
    Myanmar MYANMAR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    18.98
    61
    2. Cervical Cancer
    12.27
    62
    3. Stomach Cancer
    11.18
    39
    4. Breast Cancer
    11.08
    130
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.94
    31
    6. Oral Cancer
    10.55
    4
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.21
    26
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.13
    89
      Rate World Rank
    9. Prostate Cancer
    4.30
    156
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.18
    86
    11. Leukemia
    3.84
    86
    12. Lymphomas
    3.72
    113
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.85
    121
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.50
    111
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.00
    148
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.80
    137
     
     
    Myanmar MYANMAR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.7
    173
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    31.6
    6.4
    66
    71
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.4
    4.3
    189
    188
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.395
    112

     
    Myanmar MYANMAR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    56,890,418
    25
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    25.8 %
    100
    Population 15-64
    68.8 %
    47
    Population 65 +
    5.5 %
    107
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.20
    92
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.90
    88
    Fertility Rate
    2.15
    94
    Infant Mortality
    42.20
    46
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    119
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    105
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    97
    Population Growth
    1.00 %
    103
    Literacy Total
    92.7 %
    101
    Literacy Male
    95.2 %
    72
    Literacy Female
    91.2 %
    79
    Unemployment
    5.0 %
    134
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    66.6
    129
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    59.1
    127
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $5,200
    135
     
     
     

    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.