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Senegal
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Senegal

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Senegal 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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    Senegal SENEGAL LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.2
    41.2
    40.7
    142
    147
    143
    1970
    44.6
    45.5
    45.0
    141
    145
    142
    1980
    50.6
    51.7
    51.1
    134
    143
    140
    1990
    56.4
    58.5
    57.4
    136
    141
    138
    2000
    59.3
    62.8
    61.0
    132
    131
    131
    2010
    62.6
    65.8
    64.3
    132
    136
    135
    2015
    64.6
    68.6
    66.7
    131
    132
    128
     
     
    Senegal SENEGAL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    68.6
    131
    132
    Age 5
    68.2
    71.8
    126
    132
    Age 10
    68.7
    72.2
    125
    132
    Age 15
    69.0
    72.5
    124
    132
    Age 20
    69.4
    72.8
    123
    133
    Age 25
    70.0
    73.3
    121
    133
    Age 30
    70.5
    73.8
    122
    133
    Age 35
    71.1
    74.2
    123
    133
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.7
    124
    133
    Age 45
    72.5
    75.3
    125
    137
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    131
    142
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.7
    135
    145
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.6
    143
    147
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.8
    152
    152
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.4
    162
    165
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.5
    167
    170
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.3
    168
    169
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.7
    172
    169
    Age 90
    92.4
    92.6
    172
    171
    Age 95
    96.9
    97.0
    171
    172
    Age 100
    101.5
    101.6
    169
    170
     
     
    Senegal SENEGAL TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    215.18
    7
    2. Stroke
    79.48
    99
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    64.19
    17
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    58.24
    141
    5. Malaria
    55.51
    19
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.03
    27
    7. Tuberculosis
    28.30
    40
    8. Meningitis
    26.13
    21
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.47
    32
    10. Other Injuries
    24.57
    26
    11. Liver Disease
    23.17
    56
    12. Lung Disease
    22.03
    64
    13. Cervical Cancer
    21.86
    24
    14. Kidney Disease
    18.34
    50
    15. Low Birth Weight
    16.74
    43
    16. HIV/AIDS
    16.57
    59
    17. Prostate Cancer
    16.22
    90
    18. Maternal Conditions
    15.45
    33
    19. Falls
    14.85
    20
    20. Birth Trauma
    14.54
    44
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13.62
    15
    22. Hypertension
    11.66
    125
    23. Epilepsy
    11.26
    19
    24. Breast Cancer
    10.43
    141
    25. Asthma
    10.30
    40
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.25
    52
    27. Liver Cancer
    9.73
    38
    28. Malnutrition
    9.62
    48
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    9.21
    65
    30. Appendicitis
    6.93
    14
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.68
    95
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.10
    98
    33. Suicide
    5.03
    124
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    4.55
    3
    35. Skin Disease
    4.46
    42
    36. Anemia
    4.32
    29
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.19
    83
    38. Hepatitis B
    4.18
    19
    39. Fires
    3.96
    67
    40. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.93
    63
    41. Drownings
    3.74
    85
    42. Measles
    3.07
    22
    43. Violence
    3.06
    113
    44. Ovary Cancer
    3.03
    131
    45. Schistosomiasis
    2.98
    31
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.75
    159
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.63
    21
    48. Lymphomas
    2.57
    134
    49. Bladder Cancer
    2.26
    79
    50. Other Neoplasms
    2.25
    109
     
     
    Senegal SENEGAL TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15,817
    18.30
    2. Malaria
    7,835
    9.06
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6,141
    7.10
    4. Low Birth Weight
    4,378
    5.06
    5. Stroke
    4,341
    5.02
    6. Birth Trauma
    3,802
    4.40
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,248
    3.76
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,013
    3.49
    9. Meningitis
    2,723
    3.15
    10. Tuberculosis
    2,602
    3.01
    11. Other Injuries
    2,539
    2.94
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,534
    2.93
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    2,290
    2.65
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,877
    2.17
    15. Maternal Conditions
    1,742
    2.01
    16. Liver Disease
    1,657
    1.92
    17. Epilepsy
    1,273
    1.47
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,265
    1.46
    19. Falls
    1,259
    1.46
    20. Lung Disease
    1,226
    1.42
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    1,035
    1.20
    22. Cervical Cancer
    846
    0.98
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    841
    0.97
    24. Asthma
    704
    0.81
    25. Measles
    697
    0.81
      Deaths %
    26. Malnutrition
    692
    0.80
    27. Liver Cancer
    692
    0.80
    28. Hypertension
    635
    0.73
    29. Fires
    546
    0.63
    30. Pertussis
    525
    0.61
    31. Appendicitis
    496
    0.57
    32. Drownings
    491
    0.57
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    454
    0.53
    34. Suicide
    438
    0.51
    35. Breast Cancer
    436
    0.50
    36. Violence
    368
    0.43
    37. Stomach Cancer
    345
    0.40
    38. Prostate Cancer
    338
    0.39
    39. Anemia
    320
    0.37
    40. Hepatitis B
    308
    0.36
    41. Skin Disease
    308
    0.36
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    284
    0.33
    43. Lymphomas
    232
    0.27
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    231
    0.27
    45. Alzheimers/Dementia
    211
    0.24
    46. Poisonings
    204
    0.24
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    202
    0.23
    48. Schistosomiasis
    194
    0.22
    49. Other Neoplasms
    169
    0.20
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    158
    0.18
     
     
    Senegal SENEGAL CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    21.86
    24
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.22
    90
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.43
    141
    4. Liver Cancer
    9.73
    38
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.10
    98
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.03
    131
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.75
    159
    8. Lymphomas
    2.57
    134
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.26
    79
    10. Skin Cancers
    2.00
    55
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.53
    155
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.51
    150
    13. Leukemia
    1.12
    156
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.01
    146
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.76
    159
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.63
    161
     
     
    Senegal SENEGAL HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.5
    178
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    23.4
    0.7
    94
    122
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    4.8
    14.6
    147
    140
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.219
    121

     
    Senegal SENEGAL DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    14,320,055
    72
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.94
    164
    Population 0-14
    41.9 %
    23
    Population 15-64
    55.2 %
    169
    Population 65 +
    3.0 %
    170
    Birth Rate / 1000
    34.00
    25
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.30
    74
    Fertility Rate
    4.36
    30
    Infant Mortality
    50.30
    33
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    162
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.89
    188
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    67
    Net Migration
    -1.50
    133
    Population Growth
    2.42 %
    26
    Literacy Total
    49.7 %
    179
    Literacy Male
    69.7 %
    131
    Literacy Female
    46.6 %
    136
    Unemployment
    48.0 %
    7
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    66.7
    128
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    58.3
    131
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,500
    165
     
     
     

    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.