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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 2011 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
    2011
    73.7
    77.3
    75.3
    50
    76
    60
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.7
    77.3
    50
    76
    Age 5
    74.5
    78.0
    54
    78
    Age 10
    74.6
    78.2
    52
    78
    Age 15
    74.8
    78.3
    51
    78
    Age 20
    75.2
    78.4
    51
    79
    Age 25
    75.5
    78.5
    51
    79
    Age 30
    75.7
    78.6
    53
    80
    Age 35
    75.8
    78.7
    57
    81
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.9
    62
    82
    Age 45
    76.2
    79.2
    68
    87
    Age 50
    76.5
    79.4
    78
    91
    Age 55
    77.0
    79.9
    81
    90
    Age 60
    77.7
    80.5
    92
    93
    Age 65
    79.1
    81.6
    95
    95
    Age 70
    80.8
    82.8
    107
    99
    Age 75
    83.5
    84.9
    102
    98
    Age 80
    86.1
    87.2
    118
    106
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.1
    126
    110
    Age 90
    93.1
    93.6
    136
    111
    Age 95
    97.3
    97.7
    125
    97
    Age 100
    101.8
    102.0
    114
    88
     
     
    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
    180.58
    32
    2. Hypertension
    109.84
    4
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    58.97
    38
    4. Stroke
    50.04
    143
    5. Influenza & Pneumonia
    37.10
    88
    6. Kidney Disease
    25.45
    48
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.25
    53
    8. Other Injuries
    20.67
    39
    9. Lung Disease
    12.67
    139
    10. Low Birth Weight
    11.95
    81
    11. Breast Cancer
    11.28
    157
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.73
    72
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    8.55
    81
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    7.89
    37
    15. Falls
    6.58
    34
    16. Lymphomas
    6.37
    54
    17. Drownings
    5.96
    42
    18. Liver Disease
    5.94
    143
    19. Suicide
    5.92
    118
    20. Skin Disease
    5.52
    21
    21. Lung Cancers
    5.42
    143
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    4.29
    73
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.05
    100
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.92
    140
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.53
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Asthma
    3.45
    108
    27. Prostate Cancer
    3.25
    150
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.20
    143
    29. Other Neoplasms
    2.86
    98
    30. Violence
    2.76
    118
    31. Leukemia
    2.71
    141
    32. Parkinson Disease
    2.65
    24
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.25
    123
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.17
    133
    35. Tuberculosis
    2.17
    132
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.09
    131
    37. Anaemia
    1.97
    93
    38. Hepatitis B
    1.90
    46
    39. Epilepsy
    1.78
    92
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.77
    123
    41. Schistosomiasis
    1.49
    40
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.43
    136
    43. Poisonings
    1.35
    125
    44. Ovary Cancer
    1.22
    173
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.97
    131
    46. Hepatitis C
    0.81
    48
    47. Fires
    0.63
    147
    48. Dengue
    0.63
    18
    49. Meningitis
    0.61
    140
    50. Uterin Cancer
    0.61
    128
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    20,877
    23.98
    2. Hypertension
    10,656
    12.24
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,870
    6.74
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,233
    6.01
    5. Stroke
    4,798
    5.51
    6. Other Injuries
    4,648
    5.34
    7. Influenza & Pneumonia
    4,166
    4.79
    8. Low Birth Weight
    3,882
    4.46
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,545
    2.92
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,540
    2.92
    11. Suicide
    1,512
    1.74
    12. Drownings
    1,471
    1.69
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    1,404
    1.61
    14. Falls
    1,391
    1.60
    15. Lung Disease
    1,197
    1.37
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,126
    1.29
    17. Lymphomas
    950
    1.09
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    812
    0.93
    19. Liver Disease
    743
    0.85
    20. Birth Trauma
    730
    0.84
    21. Violence
    709
    0.81
    22. Breast Cancer
    706
    0.81
    23. Lung Cancers
    607
    0.70
    24. Skin Disease
    600
    0.69
    25. Leukemia
    545
    0.63
      Deaths %
    26. Tuberculosis
    537
    0.62
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    443
    0.51
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    0.49
    29. Liver Cancer
    425
    0.49
    30. Epilepsy
    412
    0.47
    31. Other Neoplasms
    406
    0.47
    32. Asthma
    389
    0.45
    33. Stomach Cancer
    383
    0.44
    34. Hepatitis B
    311
    0.36
    35. Prostate Cancer
    300
    0.34
    36. Poisonings
    299
    0.34
    37. Oral Cancer
    263
    0.30
    38. Schistosomiasis
    250
    0.29
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    244
    0.28
    40. Parkinson Disease
    209
    0.24
    41. Anaemia
    200
    0.23
    42. Dengue
    190
    0.22
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    175
    0.20
    44. Ovary Cancer
    155
    0.18
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    150
    0.17
    46. Bladder Cancer
    145
    0.17
    47. Maternal Conditions
    142
    0.16
    48. Meningitis
    141
    0.16
    49. Fires
    124
    0.14
    50. Hepatitis C
    104
    0.12
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    11.28
    157
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.73
    72
    3. Lymphomas
    6.37
    54
    4. Lung Cancers
    5.42
    143
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    4.29
    73
    6. Liver Cancer
    3.92
    140
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.53
    164
    8. Prostate Cancer
    3.25
    150
    9. Other Neoplasms
    2.86
    98
      Rate World Rank
    10. Leukemia
    2.71
    141
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.09
    131
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.77
    123
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.43
    136
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.22
    173
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.61
    128
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.43
    162
    17. Cervical Cancer
    0.40
    190
     
     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.6
    167
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    25.6
    3.6
    100
    97
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    29.8
    44.8
    20
    20
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    243
    29

     
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    28,686,633
    42
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.18
    7
    Population 0-14
    38.0 %
    51
    Population 15-64
    59.5 %
    132
    Population 65 +
    2.5 %
    184
    Birth Rate / 1000
    28.55
    48
    Death Rate / 1000
    2.47
    187
    Fertility Rate
    3.83
    45
    Infant Mortality
    7.90
    136
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    130
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    123
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.29
    7
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.06
    9
    Net Migrattion
    -7.60
    147
    Population Growth
    1.85
    60
    Literacy Total
    78.8
    131
    Literacy Male
    84.7
    121
    Literacy Female
    70.8
    127
    Unemployment
    8.8
    66
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.3
    60
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.0
    99
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $20,700
    44
     
     
     

    Latest WHO data (2010), Death Rates are age-standardized, total deaths are % of population