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Paraguay
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Paraguay

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Paraguay 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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    Paraguay PARAGUAY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.0
    65.9
    63.9
    44
    45
    44
    1970
    63.5
    67.7
    65.5
    58
    58
    58
    1980
    64.7
    69.1
    66.8
    61
    72
    69
    1990
    65.9
    70.4
    68.1
    78
    91
    89
    2000
    69.0
    73.0
    70.9
    69
    93
    82
    2010
    71.4
    75.2
    73.2
    68
    92
    84
    2015
    72.2
    76.0
    74.0
    73
    94
    87
     
     
    Paraguay PARAGUAY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.2
    76.0
    73
    94
    Age 5
    73.8
    77.4
    65
    89
    Age 10
    74.0
    77.6
    63
    89
    Age 15
    74.2
    77.7
    62
    89
    Age 20
    74.5
    78.0
    58
    89
    Age 25
    75.1
    78.3
    56
    86
    Age 30
    75.7
    78.7
    53
    84
    Age 35
    76.2
    79.1
    52
    81
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    78
    Age 45
    77.4
    80.0
    53
    73
    Age 50
    78.1
    80.6
    50
    72
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.3
    49
    71
    Age 60
    80.1
    82.3
    51
    65
    Age 65
    81.5
    83.5
    48
    62
    Age 70
    83.3
    84.9
    47
    59
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.5
    48
    62
    Age 80
    87.5
    88.4
    58
    67
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.2
    51
    66
    Age 90
    94.3
    94.6
    30
    48
    Age 95
    98.3
    98.5
    20
    31
    Age 100
    102.7
    102.8
    14
    18
     
     
    Paraguay PARAGUAY 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
    89.76
    86
    2. Stroke
    87.13
    91
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.98
    33
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    31.32
    85
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.76
    24
    6. Prostate Cancer
    26.17
    35
    7. Kidney Disease
    21.24
    27
    8. Hypertension
    17.41
    84
    9. Cervical Cancer
    17.22
    37
    10. Breast Cancer
    17.09
    79
    11. Violence
    16.71
    26
    12. Lung Disease
    16.02
    108
    13. Lung Cancers
    14.05
    78
    14. Liver Disease
    11.22
    108
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.07
    47
    16. Low Birth Weight
    9.69
    74
    17. Other Injuries
    9.21
    105
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.69
    75
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.86
    91
    20. Stomach Cancer
    6.33
    71
    21. Suicide
    6.04
    108
    22. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.19
    82
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    5.18
    60
    24. Leukemia
    5.12
    27
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.61
    22
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. HIV/AIDS
    4.31
    90
    27. Lymphomas
    4.21
    97
    28. Tuberculosis
    4.17
    93
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.83
    96
    30. Drownings
    3.42
    90
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.39
    140
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3.24
    124
    33. Birth Trauma
    3.19
    91
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.04
    74
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.88
    101
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.81
    82
    37. Maternal Conditions
    2.72
    65
    38. Alcohol
    2.65
    44
    39. Falls
    2.48
    135
    40. Malnutrition
    2.46
    85
    41. Uterin Cancer
    2.26
    73
    42. Oral Cancer
    2.12
    116
    43. Asthma
    2.04
    113
    44. Meningitis
    2.01
    88
    45. Pertussis
    2.00
    47
    46. Skin Cancers
    1.91
    63
    47. Epilepsy
    1.64
    98
    48. Fires
    1.62
    102
    49. Syphilis
    1.43
    48
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.27
    141
     
     
    Paraguay PARAGUAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,174
    14.59
    2. Stroke
    4,015
    14.04
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,131
    7.45
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,703
    5.95
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,652
    5.77
    6. Violence
    1,083
    3.78
    7. Kidney Disease
    1,010
    3.53
    8. Low Birth Weight
    826
    2.89
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    810
    2.83
    10. Hypertension
    799
    2.79
    11. Lung Disease
    727
    2.54
    12. Lung Cancers
    657
    2.30
    13. Liver Disease
    568
    1.99
    14. Prostate Cancer
    542
    1.89
    15. Other Injuries
    523
    1.83
    16. Cervical Cancer
    438
    1.53
    17. Breast Cancer
    430
    1.50
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    406
    1.42
    19. Suicide
    357
    1.25
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    335
    1.17
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    325
    1.14
    22. Stomach Cancer
    297
    1.04
    23. Leukemia
    285
    1.00
    24. Birth Trauma
    272
    0.95
    25. HIV/AIDS
    264
    0.92
      Deaths %
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    239
    0.84
    27. Drownings
    230
    0.80
    28. Other Neoplasms
    219
    0.77
    29. Lymphomas
    212
    0.74
    30. Tuberculosis
    200
    0.70
    31. Maternal Conditions
    174
    0.61
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    173
    0.60
    33. Pertussis
    170
    0.59
    34. Liver Cancer
    160
    0.56
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    141
    0.49
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    141
    0.49
    37. Alcohol
    139
    0.49
    38. Meningitis
    134
    0.47
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    133
    0.47
    40. Malnutrition
    125
    0.44
    41. Falls
    125
    0.44
    42. Syphilis
    117
    0.41
    43. Oral Cancer
    102
    0.36
    44. Asthma
    101
    0.35
    45. Epilepsy
    96
    0.33
    46. Ovary Cancer
    95
    0.33
    47. Fires
    91
    0.32
    48. Skin Cancers
    91
    0.32
    49. Anemia
    63
    0.22
    50. Bladder Cancer
    57
    0.20
     
     
    Paraguay PARAGUAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.17
    35
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.22
    37
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.09
    79
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.05
    78
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.69
    75
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.33
    71
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.18
    60
    8. Leukemia
    5.12
    27
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lymphomas
    4.21
    97
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.83
    96
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.39
    140
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.04
    74
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.26
    73
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.12
    116
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.91
    63
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.27
    131
     
     
    Paraguay PARAGUAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.3
    88
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    28.3
    7.9
    80
    66
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.1
    23.4
    97
    91
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.49
    68

     
    Paraguay PARAGUAY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,943,739
    102
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    59
    Population 0-14
    24.6%
    109
    Population 15-64
    68.3%
    50
    Population 65 +
    7.1%
    88
    Birth Rate / 1000
    16.60
    106
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.80
    171
    Fertility Rate
    1.90
    121
    Infant Mortality
    18.70
    86
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    111
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    127
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    82
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.88
    34
    Net Migration
    -0.10
    88
    Population Growth
    1.20%
    89
    Literacy Total
    95.1%
    88
    Literacy Male
    95.8%
    69
    Literacy Female
    94.3%
    60
    Unemployment
    5.9%
    114
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.0
    87
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.2
    83
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $9,400
    110
     
     
     

    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.