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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 2014 updates, 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
    69.4
    73.5
    71.4
    62
    82
    68
    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
    87
    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
    165.67
    27
    2. Stroke
    126.77
    47
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    44.89
    70
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.61
    65
    5. Kidney Disease
    32.09
    6
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.33
    33
    7. Hypertension
    22.36
    35
    8. Lung Disease
    14.11
    125
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.00
    45
    10. Breast Cancer
    9.61
    148
    11. Tuberculosis
    8.54
    77
    12. Liver Disease
    7.69
    130
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.21
    87
    14. Skin Disease
    7.01
    20
    15. Lymphomas
    6.34
    45
    16. Prostate Cancer
    6.04
    148
    17. Liver Cancer
    5.17
    91
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    5.10
    97
    19. Lung Cancers
    5.09
    127
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.99
    125
    21. Asthma
    4.86
    83
    22. Low Birth Weight
    4.44
    117
    23. Fires
    4.31
    61
    24. Falls
    3.16
    124
    25. Leukemia
    3.06
    112
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.06
    138
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.02
    97
    28. Ovary Cancer
    2.68
    147
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    2.60
    101
    30. Other Injuries
    2.56
    167
    31. Drownings
    2.46
    106
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.41
    99
    33. Malnutrition
    2.33
    87
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.17
    99
    35. Meningitis
    1.98
    89
    36. Birth Trauma
    1.69
    116
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.68
    138
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    103
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    119
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.49
    109
    41. Epilepsy
    1.31
    117
    42. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.21
    144
    43. Cervical Cancer
    1.20
    168
    44. Poisonings
    1.18
    90
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    130
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.13
    111
    47. Violence
    0.94
    152
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.87
    64
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    151
    50. Dengue
    0.56
    24
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,569
    24.34
    2. Stroke
    14,435
    17.96
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,689
    7.08
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,247
    6.53
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,151
    5.16
    6. Kidney Disease
    4,119
    5.12
    7. Hypertension
    2,564
    3.19
    8. Lung Disease
    1,571
    1.95
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    1,526
    1.90
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,496
    1.86
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,491
    1.85
    12. Liver Disease
    1,105
    1.37
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,091
    1.36
    14. Tuberculosis
    1,089
    1.35
    15. Lymphomas
    991
    1.23
    16. Skin Disease
    870
    1.08
    17. Fires
    833
    1.04
    18. Breast Cancer
    794
    0.99
    19. Lung Cancers
    730
    0.91
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    725
    0.90
    21. Liver Cancer
    678
    0.84
    22. Drownings
    663
    0.82
    23. Leukemia
    623
    0.77
    24. Asthma
    582
    0.72
    25. Birth Trauma
    571
    0.71
      Deaths %
    26. Other Injuries
    546
    0.68
    27. Falls
    537
    0.67
    28. Stomach Cancer
    432
    0.54
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    420
    0.52
    30. Other Neoplasms
    408
    0.51
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    363
    0.45
    32. Meningitis
    333
    0.41
    33. Prostate Cancer
    318
    0.40
    34. Malnutrition
    315
    0.39
    35. Epilepsy
    292
    0.36
    36. Oral Cancer
    278
    0.35
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    275
    0.34
    38. Violence
    233
    0.29
    39. Poisonings
    231
    0.29
    40. Bladder Cancer
    210
    0.26
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    209
    0.26
    42. Ovary Cancer
    187
    0.23
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    146
    0.18
    44. Hepatitis B
    125
    0.16
    45. Alzheimers/Dementia
    125
    0.16
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    119
    0.15
    47. Pertussis
    107
    0.13
    48. Suicide
    98
    0.12
    49. Dengue
    95
    0.12
    50. Maternal Conditions
    90
    0.11
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.61
    148
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.21
    87
    3. Lymphomas
    6.34
    45
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.04
    148
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.17
    91
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.09
    127
    7. Leukemia
    3.06
    112
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.06
    138
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    2.68
    147
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.60
    101
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.68
    138
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    103
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    119
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.49
    109
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.20
    168
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    151
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.2
    184
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    27.9
    2.9
    82
    97
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    29.9
    41.4
    17
    18
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.379
    33

     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    28,160,273
    47
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.19
    6
    Population 0-14
    26.6 %
    95
    Population 15-64
    70.1 %
    25
    Population 65 +
    3.3 %
    159
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.40
    90
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.30
    188
    Fertility Rate
    2.11
    99
    Infant Mortality
    13.60
    104
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.26
    7
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.05
    6
    Net Migration
    -0.50
    108
    Population Growth
    1.46 %
    72
    Literacy Total
    87.2 %
    123
    Literacy Male
    97.0 %
    56
    Literacy Female
    91.1 %
    80
    Unemployment
    11.4 %
    67
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.5
    80
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.4
    96
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $54,600
    13
     
     
     

    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.