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Sao Tome

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Sao Tome 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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    Sao Tome SAO TOME LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
     
    Sao Tome SAO TOME LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
     
     
    Sao Tome SAO TOME 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
    112.64
    53
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    101.05
    28
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.70
    121
    4. Lung Disease
    60.20
    9
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    47.90
    2
    6. Liver Disease
    47.60
    14
    7. Kidney Disease
    40.64
    12
    8. Malaria
    40.52
    19
    9. HIV/AIDS
    33.69
    38
    10. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19.99
    56
    12. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
    13. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
    14. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
    15. Asthma
    16.94
    24
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.27
    136
    17. Malnutrition
    14.89
    28
    18. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
    19. Falls
    13.09
    27
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.65
    136
    21. Low Birth Weight
    11.82
    65
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    10.43
    57
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    9.89
    46
    25. Birth Trauma
    9.21
    61
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Tuberculosis
    8.51
    79
    27. Other Injuries
    7.49
    101
    28. Measles
    6.94
    12
    29. Violence
    6.59
    79
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.84
    23
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.30
    100
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.23
    50
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
    34. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
    36. Hypertension
    4.58
    156
    37. Meningitis
    4.51
    53
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
    40. Tetanus
    3.52
    10
    41. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
    42. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.14
    88
    44. Suicide
    2.67
    176
    45. Epilepsy
    2.51
    63
    46. Skin Disease
    2.46
    71
    47. Drownings
    2.33
    116
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.13
    39
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
    50. Encephalitis
    1.54
    33
     
     
    Sao Tome SAO TOME TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    121
    11.30
    2. Stroke
    93
    8.68
    3. Malaria
    74
    6.91
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    74
    6.91
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    64
    5.98
    6. HIV/AIDS
    48
    4.48
    7. Lung Disease
    48
    4.48
    8. Liver Disease
    46
    4.30
    9. Low Birth Weight
    40
    3.73
    10. Kidney Disease
    40
    3.73
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39
    3.64
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    32
    2.99
    13. Birth Trauma
    31
    2.89
    14. Malnutrition
    28
    2.61
    15. Measles
    23
    2.15
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    17
    1.59
    17. Asthma
    16
    1.49
    18. Falls
    16
    1.49
    19. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.31
    20. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.31
    21. Other Injuries
    14
    1.31
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    12
    1.12
    23. Violence
    12
    1.12
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.03
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10
    0.93
      Deaths %
    26. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.84
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.84
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.75
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.75
    30. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.65
    31. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.56
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.56
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.56
    34. Tetanus
    5
    0.47
    35. Lymphomas
    5
    0.47
    36. Drownings
    5
    0.47
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.37
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.37
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.37
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.37
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.37
    42. Hypertension
    4
    0.37
    43. Suicide
    4
    0.37
    44. Encephalitis
    3
    0.28
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.28
    46. Poisonings
    3
    0.28
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2
    0.19
    48. Anemia
    2
    0.19
    49. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.19
    50. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.19
     
     
    Sao Tome SAO TOME CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
    4. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
    8. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
    12. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    162
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.68
    145
     
     
    Sao Tome SAO TOME HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.8
    87
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    7.2
    16.9
    129
    130
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Sao Tome SAO TOME DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    201,025
    174
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    75
    Population 0-14
    41.9%
    20
    Population 15-64
    55.3%
    171
    Population 65 +
    2.8%
    177
    Birth Rate / 1000
    32.40
    31
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.80
    121
    Fertility Rate
    4.25
    30
    Infant Mortality
    45.30
    39
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    170
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    133
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    133
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.80
    93
    Net Migration
    -8.30
    181
    Population Growth
    1.70%
    57
    Literacy Total
    74.9%
    151
    Literacy Male
    81.8%
    117
    Literacy Female
    68.4%
    118
    Unemployment
    12.2%
    52
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    68.7
    126
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    60.7
    125
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $3,200
    158
     
     
     

    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.