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Rwanda
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Rwanda

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Rwanda 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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    Rwanda RWANDA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
    1970
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
    1980
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
    1990
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
    2000
    38.5
    42.4
    40.4
    184
    181
    183
    2010
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
    2015
    60.9
    71.1
    66.1
    151
    120
    134
     
     
    Rwanda RWANDA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.9
    71.1
    151
    120
    Age 5
    63.7
    73.9
    162
    118
    Age 10
    64.9
    74.2
    160
    118
    Age 15
    65.6
    74.4
    159
    118
    Age 20
    66.4
    74.7
    158
    117
    Age 25
    67.5
    75.1
    155
    116
    Age 30
    68.5
    75.6
    149
    114
    Age 35
    69.6
    76.1
    146
    114
    Age 40
    70.6
    76.6
    147
    114
    Age 45
    71.8
    77.2
    141
    114
    Age 50
    73.1
    77.9
    140
    111
    Age 55
    74.5
    78.8
    137
    109
    Age 60
    76.0
    79.7
    133
    109
    Age 65
    77.8
    80.8
    132
    110
    Age 70
    80.0
    82.4
    132
    107
    Age 75
    82.5
    84.3
    133
    106
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.8
    135
    107
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.9
    139
    104
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.5
    136
    106
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.6
    135
    104
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    144
    107
     
     
    Rwanda RWANDA 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
    131.33
    42
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    100.86
    41
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    69.98
    122
    4. HIV/AIDS
    65.90
    29
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38.62
    41
    6. Malaria
    38.04
    31
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    33.38
    70
    8. Prostate Cancer
    30.17
    21
    9. Cervical Cancer
    26.81
    14
    10. Malnutrition
    26.39
    36
    11. Violence
    24.37
    18
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.06
    43
    13. Hypertension
    18.38
    70
    14. Kidney Disease
    18.09
    52
    15. Tuberculosis
    17.34
    53
    16. Liver Disease
    16.79
    81
    17. Birth Trauma
    14.98
    43
    18. Maternal Conditions
    14.79
    36
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    13.77
    32
    20. Low Birth Weight
    13.55
    57
    21. Meningitis
    13.17
    38
    22. Lung Disease
    12.96
    130
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.69
    29
    24. Liver Cancer
    12.68
    22
    25. Other Injuries
    12.31
    80
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Suicide
    11.68
    55
    27. Falls
    11.14
    34
    28. Fires
    10.60
    30
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    10.00
    49
    30. Skin Disease
    9.88
    7
    31. Stomach Cancer
    9.30
    47
    32. Breast Cancer
    9.02
    155
    33. Epilepsy
    8.38
    33
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.25
    25
    35. Drownings
    7.08
    37
    36. Schistosomiasis
    5.97
    4
    37. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    5.95
    9
    38. Asthma
    5.62
    80
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.45
    71
    40. Oral Cancer
    5.10
    38
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.81
    127
    42. Lymphomas
    4.33
    92
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.50
    55
    44. Poisonings
    3.47
    41
    45. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    125
    46. Bladder Cancer
    2.82
    63
    47. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    58
    48. Hepatitis B
    2.70
    37
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    2.68
    57
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.67
    88
     
     
    Rwanda RWANDA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,753
    11.27
    2. HIV/AIDS
    6,254
    9.09
    3. Stroke
    4,971
    7.23
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,127
    6.00
    5. Malaria
    3,733
    5.43
    6. Birth Trauma
    3,147
    4.58
    7. Low Birth Weight
    2,846
    4.14
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,812
    4.09
    9. Violence
    2,597
    3.78
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,172
    3.16
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    1,968
    2.86
    12. Malnutrition
    1,943
    2.83
    13. Maternal Conditions
    1,410
    2.05
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,375
    2.00
    15. Meningitis
    1,354
    1.97
    16. Tuberculosis
    1,168
    1.70
    17. Other Injuries
    1,158
    1.68
    18. Fires
    1,119
    1.63
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    1,088
    1.58
    20. Kidney Disease
    955
    1.39
    21. Liver Disease
    912
    1.33
    22. Suicide
    865
    1.26
    23. Drownings
    847
    1.23
    24. Epilepsy
    821
    1.19
    25. Cervical Cancer
    802
    1.17
      Deaths %
    26. Hypertension
    702
    1.02
    27. Liver Cancer
    693
    1.01
    28. Falls
    675
    0.98
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    570
    0.83
    30. Lung Disease
    552
    0.80
    31. Skin Disease
    508
    0.74
    32. Stomach Cancer
    454
    0.66
    33. Pertussis
    439
    0.64
    34. Prostate Cancer
    437
    0.64
    35. Syphilis
    423
    0.61
    36. Poisonings
    373
    0.54
    37. Schistosomiasis
    335
    0.49
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    314
    0.46
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    288
    0.42
    40. Breast Cancer
    284
    0.41
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    281
    0.41
    42. Asthma
    267
    0.39
    43. Lymphomas
    250
    0.36
    44. Oral Cancer
    245
    0.36
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    219
    0.32
    46. Other Neoplasms
    186
    0.27
    47. Measles
    174
    0.25
    48. Leukemia
    174
    0.25
    49. Hepatitis B
    161
    0.23
    50. Encephalitis
    159
    0.23
     
     
    Rwanda RWANDA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    30.17
    21
    2. Cervical Cancer
    26.81
    14
    3. Liver Cancer
    12.68
    22
    4. Stomach Cancer
    9.30
    47
    5. Breast Cancer
    9.02
    155
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.25
    25
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.10
    38
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.81
    127
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lymphomas
    4.33
    92
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    125
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.82
    63
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    58
    13. Leukemia
    2.58
    128
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.45
    36
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.42
    132
    16. Lung Cancers
    1.23
    162
     
     
    Rwanda RWANDA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.0
    39
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    5.5
    0
    79
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.2
    6.6
    191
    181
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.515
    144

     
    Rwanda RWANDA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    12,988,423
    73
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    41.5 %
    25
    Population 15-64
    55.9 %
    165
    Population 65 +
    2.6 %
    182
    Birth Rate / 1000
    33.30
    29
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.80
    66
    Fertility Rate
    4.46
    25
    Infant Mortality
    56.80
    23
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    146
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    108
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.70
    146
    Net Migration
    0.80
    46
    Population Growth
    2.53 %
    19
    Literacy Total
    71.1 %
    151
    Literacy Male
    73.2 %
    124
    Literacy Female
    68.0 %
    114
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    66.1
    134
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    56.6
    141
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $1,800
    177
     
     
     

    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.