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Peru
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Peru

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Peru 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, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Peru PERU LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
    1970
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
    1980
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
    1990
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
    2000
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
    2010
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
    2015
    73.1
    78.0
    75.5
    60
    66
    62
     
     
    Peru PERU LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.1
    78.0
    60
    66
    Age 5
    74.4
    79.2
    53
    63
    Age 10
    74.7
    79.4
    52
    62
    Age 15
    74.8
    79.6
    52
    62
    Age 20
    75.2
    79.7
    51
    59
    Age 25
    75.6
    79.9
    50
    58
    Age 30
    76.1
    80.1
    49
    58
    Age 35
    76.6
    80.4
    48
    59
    Age 40
    77.1
    80.7
    48
    57
    Age 45
    77.6
    81.1
    46
    56
    Age 50
    78.3
    81.5
    44
    57
    Age 55
    79.2
    82.1
    44
    57
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.9
    47
    57
    Age 65
    81.5
    83.9
    49
    56
    Age 70
    83.2
    85.2
    48
    55
    Age 75
    85.2
    86.8
    52
    54
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    Age 85
    90.9
    91.8
    35
    38
    Age 90
    94.6
    95.2
    19
    19
    Age 95
    98.6
    99.0
    11
    16
    Age 100
    102.9
    103.2
    6
    10
     
     
    Peru PERU TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    90.30
    39
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    74.12
    151
    3. Stroke
    37.59
    151
    4. Liver Disease
    27.83
    39
    5. Kidney Disease
    27.10
    35
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.28
    37
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.63
    115
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.44
    68
    9. Lung Disease
    17.69
    134
    10. Violence
    14.65
    25
    11. Stomach Cancer
    14.21
    24
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.01
    110
    13. Other Injuries
    11.77
    56
    14. Cervical Cancer
    11.61
    72
    15. Lung Cancers
    10.22
    101
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    8.99
    81
    17. Breast Cancer
    8.76
    167
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.41
    97
    19. Tuberculosis
    7.07
    86
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.68
    66
    21. Malnutrition
    6.15
    52
    22. Low Birth Weight
    6.03
    104
    23. Suicide
    5.99
    138
    24. Lymphomas
    5.46
    83
    25. HIV/AIDS
    5.24
    86
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    5.03
    68
    27. Falls
    4.72
    102
    28. Drownings
    4.08
    90
    29. Leukemia
    3.71
    102
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.56
    91
    31. Ovary Cancer
    3.36
    131
    32. Hypertension
    3.34
    166
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.31
    151
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.72
    97
    35. Drug Use
    2.34
    46
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.27
    108
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    2.03
    161
    38. Fires
    1.65
    92
    39. Skin Cancers
    1.50
    91
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.50
    106
    41. Other Neoplasms
    1.49
    136
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.47
    122
    43. Skin Disease
    1.45
    101
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.41
    84
    45. Alcohol
    1.41
    103
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    140
    47. Meningitis
    1.26
    90
    48. Encephalitis
    1.24
    49
    49. Asthma
    1.18
    138
    50. Epilepsy
    1.16
    139
     
     
    Peru PERU TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,623
    16.78
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,965
    13.61
    3. Stroke
    10,241
    6.98
    4. Liver Disease
    7,611
    5.19
    5. Kidney Disease
    7,364
    5.02
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6,958
    4.74
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,269
    3.59
    8. Lung Disease
    4,757
    3.24
    9. Violence
    4,572
    3.12
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,159
    2.84
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3,823
    2.61
    12. Other Injuries
    3,538
    2.41
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    2,998
    2.04
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,751
    1.88
    15. Prostate Cancer
    2,300
    1.57
    16. Low Birth Weight
    2,054
    1.40
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,982
    1.35
    18. Tuberculosis
    1,980
    1.35
    19. Suicide
    1,825
    1.24
    20. Liver Cancer
    1,811
    1.23
    21. Malnutrition
    1,709
    1.16
    22. Cervical Cancer
    1,699
    1.16
    23. HIV/AIDS
    1,589
    1.08
    24. Lymphomas
    1,491
    1.02
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    1,346
    0.92
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    1,317
    0.90
    27. Breast Cancer
    1,281
    0.87
    28. Drownings
    1,241
    0.85
    29. Leukemia
    1,085
    0.74
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,084
    0.74
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    944
    0.64
    32. Hypertension
    909
    0.62
    33. Birth Trauma
    773
    0.53
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    738
    0.50
    35. Drug Use
    689
    0.47
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    582
    0.40
    37. Ovary Cancer
    491
    0.33
    38. Fires
    482
    0.33
    39. Maternal Conditions
    451
    0.31
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    416
    0.28
    41. Other Neoplasms
    413
    0.28
    42. Skin Cancers
    403
    0.27
    43. Alcohol
    401
    0.27
    44. Skin Disease
    399
    0.27
    45. Bladder Cancer
    392
    0.27
    46. Meningitis
    389
    0.27
    47. Encephalitis
    383
    0.26
    48. Epilepsy
    353
    0.24
    49. Poisonings
    342
    0.23
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    339
    0.23
     
     
    Peru PERU CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.44
    68
    2. Stomach Cancer
    14.21
    24
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.61
    72
    4. Lung Cancers
    10.22
    101
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.76
    167
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.41
    97
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.68
    66
    8. Lymphomas
    5.46
    83
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.03
    68
    10. Leukemia
    3.71
    102
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.36
    131
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.50
    91
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.47
    122
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    140
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.12
    171
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    166
     
     
    Peru PERU HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.3
    94
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    5.9
    N/D
    77
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    15.2
    24.2
    108
    88
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.66
    63

     
    Peru PERU DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    31,036,656
    43
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    133
    Population 0-14
    26.3%
    93
    Population 15-64
    66.3%
    73
    Population 65 +
    7.4%
    87
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.80
    98
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    139
    Fertility Rate
    2.12
    97
    Infant Mortality
    18.40
    88
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    112
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    128
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    167
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    33
    Net Migration
    -2.20
    147
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    106
    Literacy Total
    94.2%
    100
    Literacy Male
    97.2%
    55
    Literacy Female
    94.3%
    61
    Unemployment
    6.7%
    102
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.5
    62
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.7
    80
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $13,300
    91
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.