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HEALTH PROFILE : Seychelles

Seychelles
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Seychelles

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Seychelles 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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    Seychelles SEYCHELLES LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1990
    67.2
    73.5
    70.3
    60
    64
    59
    2000
    67.7
    76.4
    71.8
    86
    46
    67
    2010
    68.3
    77.3
    72.4
    97
    64
    96
    2016
    69.0
    78.0
    73.3
    101
    75
    93
     
     
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.0
    78.0
    101
    75
    Age 5
    70.1
    79.0
    107
    76
    Age 10
    70.3
    79.1
    108
    74
    Age 15
    70.4
    79.2
    109
    74
    Age 20
    70.5
    79.3
    112
    75
    Age 25
    70.8
    79.4
    114
    73
    Age 30
    71.2
    79.6
    116
    73
    Age 35
    71.6
    79.7
    119
    73
    Age 40
    72.1
    80.0
    119
    71
    Age 45
    72.9
    80.4
    122
    71
    Age 50
    74.0
    80.9
    122
    69
    Age 55
    75.3
    81.5
    121
    66
    Age 60
    77.1
    82.3
    111
    70
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.2
    96
    71
    Age 70
    81.7
    84.4
    76
    70
    Age 75
    84.5
    86.1
    69
    70
    Age 80
    87.5
    88.2
    59
    69
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.0
    56
    68
     
     
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES 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
    112.62
    96
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.41
    59
    3. Hypertension
    64.49
    1
    4. Stroke
    54.16
    128
    5. Prostate Cancer
    49.61
    10
    6. Kidney Disease
    43.27
    9
    7. Liver Disease
    20.46
    69
    8. Breast Cancer
    20.35
    52
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.55
    77
    10. Lung Disease
    19.52
    114
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.20
    118
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.58
    28
    13. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    81
    14. Cervical Cancer
    13.99
    60
    15. Drownings
    12.25
    12
    16. Oral Cancer
    12.22
    3
    17. Violence
    9.87
    49
    18. Suicide
    8.68
    112
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    7.93
    101
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.79
    141
    21. Asthma
    7.66
    77
    22. Falls
    6.68
    72
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    6.55
    76
    24. Leukemia
    6.49
    4
    25. Drug Use
    6.20
    9
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Injuries
    6.18
    124
    27. Lymphomas
    6.14
    61
    28. Ovary Cancer
    5.92
    39
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    5.75
    58
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5.37
    113
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.23
    58
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.15
    104
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.92
    40
    34. Liver Cancer
    4.65
    109
    35. Meningitis
    4.61
    52
    36. Fires
    4.00
    58
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.82
    138
    38. Bladder Cancer
    3.75
    39
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.86
    32
    40. HIV/AIDS
    2.54
    104
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.80
    118
    42. Appendicitis
    1.54
    29
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.51
    129
    44. Epilepsy
    1.50
    110
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.44
    108
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    124
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    103
    48. Alcohol
    1.21
    115
    49. Skin Disease
    0.96
    123
    50. Malnutrition
    0.79
    112
     
     
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    111
    16.79
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    10.14
    3. Hypertension
    63
    9.53
    4. Stroke
    53
    8.02
    5. Kidney Disease
    43
    6.51
    6. Liver Disease
    21
    3.18
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    19
    2.87
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19
    2.87
    9. Lung Disease
    19
    2.87
    10. Prostate Cancer
    18
    2.72
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    2.42
    12. Lung Cancers
    15
    2.27
    13. Oral Cancer
    12
    1.82
    14. Drownings
    12
    1.82
    15. Breast Cancer
    11
    1.66
    16. Violence
    10
    1.51
    17. Suicide
    9
    1.36
    18. Asthma
    8
    1.21
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    8
    1.21
    20. Cervical Cancer
    7
    1.06
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    7
    1.06
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    1.06
    23. Falls
    7
    1.06
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    6
    0.91
    25. Lymphomas
    6
    0.91
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    6
    0.91
    27. Drug Use
    6
    0.91
    28. Other Injuries
    6
    0.91
    29. Meningitis
    5
    0.76
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5
    0.76
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    5
    0.76
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.76
    33. Liver Cancer
    5
    0.76
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5
    0.76
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.61
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4
    0.61
    37. Fires
    4
    0.61
    38. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.45
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3
    0.45
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    3
    0.45
    41. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.30
    42. Epilepsy
    2
    0.30
    43. Appendicitis
    2
    0.30
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1
    0.15
    45. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.15
    46. Dengue
    1
    0.15
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.15
    48. Malnutrition
    1
    0.15
    49. Skin Cancers
    1
    0.15
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1
    0.15
     
     
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.61
    10
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.35
    52
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.58
    28
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    81
    5. Cervical Cancer
    13.99
    60
    6. Oral Cancer
    12.22
    3
    7. Leukemia
    6.49
    4
    8. Lymphomas
    6.14
    61
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.92
    39
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.75
    58
    11. Stomach Cancer
    5.15
    104
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.92
    40
    13. Liver Cancer
    4.65
    109
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.75
    39
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    124
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    103
     
     
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    12.0
    15
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    43.0
    8.8
    38
    63
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    7.6
    20.5
    127
    114
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    93,920
    183
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.06
    15
    Population 0-14
    19.9%
    136
    Population 15-64
    72.5%
    8
    Population 65 +
    7.6%
    81
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.70
    129
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.00
    116
    Fertility Rate
    1.85
    131
    Infant Mortality
    10.00
    126
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    172
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    57
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.11
    10
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.67
    162
    Net Migration
    1.00
    44
    Population Growth
    0.80%
    121
    Literacy Total
    91.8%
    112
    Literacy Male
    91.4%
    84
    Literacy Female
    92.3%
    75
    Unemployment
    3.0%
    156
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    73.3
    93
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.7
    83
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $28,900
    48
     
     
     

    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.