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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 2014 updates, 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
    66.9
    71.8
    69.3
    88
    99
    93
    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
    73.15
    52
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    56.73
    144
    3. Stroke
    37.12
    141
    4. Prostate Cancer
    19.89
    61
    5. Liver Disease
    18.89
    71
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.86
    87
    7. Kidney Disease
    16.13
    69
    8. Stomach Cancer
    15.34
    20
    9. Other Injuries
    13.59
    75
    10. Cervical Cancer
    13.06
    54
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.54
    134
    12. Lung Disease
    12.10
    136
    13. Lung Cancers
    10.43
    92
    14. Breast Cancer
    9.20
    151
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    8.79
    80
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.59
    82
    17. Hypertension
    7.57
    153
    18. Liver Cancer
    7.12
    60
    19. Low Birth Weight
    6.54
    101
    20. Violence
    6.43
    79
    21. Tuberculosis
    6.18
    81
    22. HIV/AIDS
    5.83
    85
    23. Lymphomas
    5.57
    63
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.34
    115
    25. Malnutrition
    5.19
    66
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    5.14
    61
    27. Leukemia
    3.85
    85
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.66
    89
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    3.65
    113
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.50
    119
    31. Suicide
    3.23
    146
    32. Anemia
    3.03
    38
    33. Drownings
    2.81
    99
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.74
    103
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.72
    86
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.68
    101
    37. Falls
    2.26
    142
    38. Meningitis
    2.22
    83
    39. Maternal Conditions
    1.89
    76
    40. Alcohol
    1.85
    55
    41. Fires
    1.81
    97
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.51
    110
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.51
    130
    44. Skin Cancers
    1.50
    95
    45. Epilepsy
    1.40
    113
    46. Asthma
    1.37
    127
    47. Drug Use
    1.35
    75
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    1.33
    105
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.31
    134
    50. Oral Cancer
    1.17
    160
     
     
    Peru PERU TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17,805
    16.03
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    13,550
    12.20
    3. Stroke
    8,882
    8.00
    4. Liver Disease
    4,684
    4.22
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,669
    4.20
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,911
    3.52
    7. Other Injuries
    3,680
    3.31
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3,680
    3.31
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,016
    2.72
    10. Lung Disease
    2,849
    2.56
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    2,814
    2.53
    12. Lung Cancers
    2,500
    2.25
    13. Low Birth Weight
    2,160
    1.94
    14. Prostate Cancer
    2,080
    1.87
    15. Violence
    1,862
    1.68
    16. Hypertension
    1,803
    1.62
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,802
    1.62
    18. Liver Cancer
    1,730
    1.56
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,716
    1.54
    20. HIV/AIDS
    1,668
    1.50
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,538
    1.38
    22. Lymphomas
    1,369
    1.23
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,363
    1.23
    24. Malnutrition
    1,304
    1.17
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    1,227
    1.10
      Deaths %
    26. Breast Cancer
    1,209
    1.09
    27. Leukemia
    1,045
    0.94
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,012
    0.91
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    945
    0.85
    30. Suicide
    942
    0.85
    31. Birth Trauma
    886
    0.80
    32. Drownings
    823
    0.74
    33. Anemia
    758
    0.68
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    674
    0.61
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    655
    0.59
    36. Meningitis
    637
    0.57
    37. Falls
    579
    0.52
    38. Maternal Conditions
    563
    0.51
    39. Alcohol
    479
    0.43
    40. Fires
    478
    0.43
    41. Ovary Cancer
    458
    0.41
    42. Epilepsy
    400
    0.36
    43. Other Neoplasms
    374
    0.34
    44. Drug Use
    364
    0.33
    45. Skin Cancers
    362
    0.33
    46. Bladder Cancer
    354
    0.32
    47. Asthma
    336
    0.30
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    313
    0.28
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    311
    0.28
    50. Skin Disease
    291
    0.26
     
     
    Peru PERU CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.89
    61
    2. Stomach Cancer
    15.34
    20
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.06
    54
    4. Lung Cancers
    10.43
    92
    5. Breast Cancer
    9.20
    151
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.59
    82
    7. Liver Cancer
    7.12
    60
    8. Lymphomas
    5.57
    63
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.14
    61
    10. Leukemia
    3.85
    85
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.50
    119
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.51
    110
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.50
    95
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.31
    134
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.17
    160
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    155
     
     
    Peru PERU HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.2
    105
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    5.9
    0
    77
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    15.8
    26.5
    108
    73
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.743
    61

     
    Peru PERU DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    30,741,062
    44
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    121
    Population 0-14
    26.6 %
    93
    Population 15-64
    66.2 %
    79
    Population 65 +
    7.2 %
    85
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.00
    95
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.00
    144
    Fertility Rate
    2.15
    94
    Infant Mortality
    19.00
    87
    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
    0.95
    166
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    27
    Net Migration
    -2.40
    152
    Population Growth
    0.96 %
    107
    Literacy Total
    89.6 %
    113
    Literacy Male
    97.3 %
    54
    Literacy Female
    91.7 %
    76
    Unemployment
    5.2 %
    130
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.5
    62
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.7
    80
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $12,300
    96
     
     
     

    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.