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Panama

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Panama 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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    Panama PANAMA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    59.9
    62.0
    60.9
    58
    61
    60
    1970
    64.2
    67.0
    65.6
    52
    60
    57
    1980
    67.8
    72.4
    70.1
    37
    54
    47
    1990
    69.8
    75.2
    72.5
    40
    46
    39
    2000
    71.9
    77.0
    74.4
    43
    47
    44
    2010
    73.5
    79.8
    76.5
    43
    37
    38
    2015
    74.7
    81.1
    77.8
    42
    37
    37
     
     
    Panama PANAMA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.7
    81.1
    42
    37
    Age 5
    76.2
    82.3
    40
    31
    Age 10
    76.3
    82.4
    39
    31
    Age 15
    76.5
    82.5
    38
    31
    Age 20
    77.0
    82.7
    37
    31
    Age 25
    77.7
    82.9
    35
    30
    Age 30
    78.3
    83.2
    34
    29
    Age 35
    78.9
    83.4
    31
    29
    Age 40
    79.5
    83.7
    28
    29
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.0
    25
    29
    Age 50
    80.7
    84.5
    22
    26
    Age 55
    81.5
    85.0
    20
    26
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.7
    19
    19
    Age 65
    83.9
    86.6
    12
    14
    Age 70
    85.7
    87.8
    5
    11
    Age 75
    87.6
    89.2
    1
    4
    Age 80
    90.0
    91.1
    1
    4
    Age 85
    92.7
    93.4
    2
    3
    Age 90
    95.8
    96.1
    2
    4
    Age 95
    99.1
    99.2
    3
    11
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.5
    24
    32
     
     
    Panama PANAMA 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
    65.55
    130
    2. Stroke
    48.73
    130
    3. Violence
    34.35
    11
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.16
    83
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.34
    95
    6. Prostate Cancer
    22.94
    46
    7. Kidney Disease
    16.44
    63
    8. Breast Cancer
    14.36
    104
    9. HIV/AIDS
    13.95
    65
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.77
    101
    11. Hypertension
    12.76
    119
    12. Stomach Cancer
    12.10
    37
    13. Lung Disease
    11.79
    139
    14. Liver Disease
    10.70
    111
    15. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9.34
    69
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.94
    74
    17. Lung Cancers
    8.81
    97
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    8.55
    88
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.53
    71
    20. Tuberculosis
    7.76
    79
    21. Cervical Cancer
    7.52
    93
    22. Other Injuries
    6.69
    130
    23. Leukemia
    6.28
    3
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.19
    110
    25. Lymphomas
    5.15
    74
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.92
    70
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    4.85
    99
    28. Liver Cancer
    4.79
    99
    29. Suicide
    4.52
    129
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.69
    70
    31. Drownings
    3.65
    87
    32. Falls
    3.63
    116
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.31
    88
    34. Malnutrition
    2.69
    81
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    101
    36. Asthma
    2.39
    109
    37. Other Neoplasms
    2.36
    103
    38. Uterin Cancer
    2.28
    72
    39. Skin Disease
    2.25
    73
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    2.17
    77
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.83
    71
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.75
    115
    43. Maternal Conditions
    1.69
    77
    44. Epilepsy
    1.68
    95
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    117
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.43
    125
    47. Drug Use
    1.42
    71
    48. Meningitis
    1.27
    100
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.24
    133
    50. Upper Respiratory
    0.96
    5
     
     
    Panama PANAMA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,218
    13.85
    2. Stroke
    1,656
    10.35
    3. Violence
    1,292
    8.07
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    944
    5.90
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    898
    5.61
    6. Kidney Disease
    558
    3.48
    7. HIV/AIDS
    513
    3.21
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    503
    3.14
    9. Hypertension
    434
    2.71
    10. Stomach Cancer
    413
    2.58
    11. Lung Disease
    400
    2.50
    12. Liver Disease
    364
    2.27
    13. Prostate Cancer
    363
    2.27
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    355
    2.22
    15. Diarrhoeal diseases
    352
    2.20
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    301
    1.88
    17. Lung Cancers
    298
    1.86
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    291
    1.82
    19. Tuberculosis
    273
    1.70
    20. Breast Cancer
    256
    1.60
    21. Other Injuries
    246
    1.54
    22. Leukemia
    221
    1.38
    23. Low Birth Weight
    216
    1.35
    24. Lymphomas
    175
    1.09
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    167
    1.04
      Deaths %
    26. Suicide
    166
    1.04
    27. Liver Cancer
    162
    1.01
    28. Drownings
    137
    0.85
    29. Cervical Cancer
    134
    0.84
    30. Falls
    127
    0.79
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    125
    0.78
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    112
    0.70
    33. Malnutrition
    98
    0.61
    34. Oral Cancer
    87
    0.54
    35. Ovary Cancer
    86
    0.54
    36. Asthma
    82
    0.51
    37. Other Neoplasms
    80
    0.50
    38. Skin Disease
    78
    0.48
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    74
    0.46
    40. Birth Trauma
    73
    0.46
    41. Maternal Conditions
    65
    0.40
    42. Skin Cancers
    60
    0.38
    43. Epilepsy
    59
    0.37
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    53
    0.33
    45. Drug Use
    50
    0.32
    46. Meningitis
    47
    0.29
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    47
    0.29
    48. Bladder Cancer
    42
    0.26
    49. Uterin Cancer
    40
    0.25
    50. Upper Respiratory
    35
    0.22
     
     
    Panama PANAMA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.94
    46
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.36
    104
    3. Stomach Cancer
    12.10
    37
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.94
    74
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.81
    97
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.52
    93
    7. Leukemia
    6.28
    3
    8. Lymphomas
    5.15
    74
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.92
    70
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.79
    99
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.31
    88
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    101
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.28
    72
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.83
    71
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    117
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.24
    133
     
     
    Panama PANAMA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.7
    65
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    10.6
    2.6
    126
    99
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.6
    33.1
    69
    39
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.701
    24

     
    Panama PANAMA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3,705,246
    128
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    44
    Population 0-14
    26.7 %
    92
    Population 15-64
    65.1 %
    108
    Population 65 +
    8.2 %
    72
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.10
    94
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.90
    167
    Fertility Rate
    2.33
    81
    Infant Mortality
    10.10
    126
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.02
    57
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.85
    55
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    97
    Population Growth
    1.30 %
    78
    Literacy Total
    94.1 %
    87
    Literacy Male
    95.7 %
    69
    Literacy Female
    94.4 %
    58
    Unemployment
    4.5 %
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    77.8
    37
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    68.1
    44
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $20,900
    61
     
     
     

    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.