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HEALTH PROFILE : Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Arabia

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Saudi Arabia 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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    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    43.6
    45.8
    44.7
    120
    122
    119
    1970
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
    1980
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
    1990
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
    2000
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
    2010
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
    2015
    73.2
    76.0
    74.5
    58
    93
    80
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.2
    76.0
    58
    93
    Age 5
    74.4
    77.1
    55
    95
    Age 10
    74.6
    77.2
    53
    94
    Age 15
    74.7
    77.4
    53
    93
    Age 20
    75.1
    77.5
    53
    91
    Age 25
    75.4
    77.7
    53
    91
    Age 30
    75.6
    77.8
    55
    93
    Age 35
    75.7
    78.0
    60
    94
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.2
    65
    96
    Age 45
    76.1
    78.4
    70
    98
    Age 50
    76.4
    78.8
    75
    101
    Age 55
    76.9
    79.3
    80
    103
    Age 60
    77.6
    79.9
    88
    108
    Age 65
    79.1
    81.1
    93
    104
    Age 70
    80.8
    82.4
    101
    105
    Age 75
    83.5
    84.6
    88
    101
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.0
    91
    103
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.1
    90
    100
    Age 90
    93.6
    93.8
    82
    94
    Age 95
    97.8
    97.9
    71
    86
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.2
    59
    69
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA 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
    174.22
    34
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    85
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49.94
    4
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    49.64
    75
    5. Kidney Disease
    41.05
    11
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    31.91
    34
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.19
    129
    8. Liver Disease
    13.33
    99
    9. Lung Disease
    12.41
    158
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.73
    30
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    10.16
    65
    12. Breast Cancer
    9.64
    158
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.67
    94
    14. Falls
    7.00
    67
    15. Prostate Cancer
    6.73
    153
    16. Lymphomas
    6.64
    47
    17. Low Birth Weight
    6.52
    97
    18. Other Injuries
    6.40
    118
    19. Violence
    6.09
    83
    20. Lung Cancers
    5.53
    133
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.37
    90
    22. Tuberculosis
    4.96
    93
    23. Skin Disease
    4.86
    29
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    4.25
    110
    25. Asthma
    4.09
    95
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Suicide
    3.90
    159
    27. Hypertension
    3.83
    162
    28. Leukemia
    3.19
    120
    29. Stomach Cancer
    3.11
    150
    30. Drownings
    3.06
    103
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    156
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    2.73
    108
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.49
    101
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.28
    111
    35. Fires
    2.15
    77
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.13
    112
    37. Bladder Cancer
    1.76
    101
    38. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    138
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.64
    118
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.43
    121
    41. Epilepsy
    1.26
    130
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.23
    121
    43. Cervical Cancer
    1.16
    176
    44. Poisonings
    1.06
    78
    45. Drug Use
    1.04
    105
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.81
    161
    47. Meningitis
    0.69
    116
    48. War
    0.65
    23
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.63
    75
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.53
    156
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,624
    24.25
    2. Stroke
    11,409
    11.71
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    8,660
    8.89
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,768
    6.95
    5. Kidney Disease
    5,635
    5.78
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,447
    5.59
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    3,321
    3.41
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,328
    2.39
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,273
    2.33
    10. Liver Disease
    1,995
    2.05
    11. Violence
    1,814
    1.86
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,604
    1.65
    13. Lung Disease
    1,586
    1.63
    14. Other Injuries
    1,532
    1.57
    15. Falls
    1,350
    1.39
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,311
    1.35
    17. Lymphomas
    1,152
    1.18
    18. Suicide
    1,057
    1.08
    19. Lung Cancers
    906
    0.93
    20. Breast Cancer
    900
    0.92
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    843
    0.87
    22. Drownings
    833
    0.86
    23. Liver Cancer
    802
    0.82
    24. Birth Trauma
    761
    0.78
    25. Leukemia
    724
    0.74
      Deaths %
    26. Tuberculosis
    702
    0.72
    27. Asthma
    630
    0.65
    28. Skin Disease
    592
    0.61
    29. Hypertension
    538
    0.55
    30. Fires
    514
    0.53
    31. Stomach Cancer
    491
    0.50
    32. Other Neoplasms
    486
    0.50
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    437
    0.45
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    373
    0.38
    35. Prostate Cancer
    369
    0.38
    36. Epilepsy
    335
    0.34
    37. Oral Cancer
    321
    0.33
    38. Poisonings
    280
    0.29
    39. Bladder Cancer
    257
    0.26
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    246
    0.25
    41. Drug Use
    245
    0.25
    42. Ovary Cancer
    224
    0.23
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    219
    0.22
    44. War
    209
    0.21
    45. Meningitis
    156
    0.16
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    110
    0.11
    47. Maternal Conditions
    105
    0.11
    48. Hepatitis B
    98
    0.10
    49. Uterin Cancer
    97
    0.10
    50. Pertussis
    96
    0.10
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.64
    158
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.67
    94
    3. Prostate Cancer
    6.73
    153
    4. Lymphomas
    6.64
    47
    5. Lung Cancers
    5.53
    133
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.37
    90
    7. Leukemia
    3.19
    120
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.11
    150
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    156
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.73
    108
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.76
    101
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    138
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.64
    118
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.43
    121
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.16
    176
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.40
    168
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.2
    186
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    27.9
    2.9
    82
    96
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    30.8
    42.3
    14
    14
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.34
    36

     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    28,571,770
    47
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.19
    7
    Population 0-14
    26.1%
    95
    Population 15-64
    70.5%
    18
    Population 65 +
    3.4%
    158
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.30
    89
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.40
    188
    Fertility Rate
    2.09
    101
    Infant Mortality
    13.20
    105
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    115
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    61
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.25
    7
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.03
    9
    Net Migration
    -0.50
    108
    Population Growth
    1.50%
    73
    Literacy Total
    94.7%
    92
    Literacy Male
    97.0%
    57
    Literacy Female
    91.1%
    79
    Unemployment
    11.2%
    62
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.5
    80
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.4
    96
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $55,200
    13
     
     
     

    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.