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HEALTH PROFILE : Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands
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Solomon Islands

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Solomon Islands 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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    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    50.4
    49.6
    93
    98
    96
    1970
    53.9
    55.4
    54.6
    97
    104
    99
    1980
    57.9
    59.3
    58.6
    106
    120
    112
    1990
    57.0
    57.8
    57.4
    134
    143
    139
    2000
    64.5
    67.2
    65.8
    105
    121
    115
    2010
    67.0
    69.8
    68.3
    107
    123
    116
    2015
    67.9
    70.8
    69.2
    108
    122
    118
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.9
    70.8
    108
    122
    Age 5
    70.0
    72.6
    110
    127
    Age 10
    70.3
    72.9
    108
    129
    Age 15
    70.5
    73.0
    107
    129
    Age 20
    70.8
    73.3
    107
    130
    Age 25
    71.3
    73.6
    107
    131
    Age 30
    71.7
    74.0
    109
    131
    Age 35
    72.1
    74.4
    110
    131
    Age 40
    72.5
    74.9
    112
    131
    Age 45
    73.1
    75.4
    113
    135
    Age 50
    73.9
    76.1
    116
    139
    Age 55
    74.9
    76.9
    124
    142
    Age 60
    76.2
    77.9
    128
    140
    Age 65
    77.9
    79.3
    129
    141
    Age 70
    80.0
    81.0
    133
    142
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.2
    137
    143
    Age 80
    85.5
    85.9
    141
    147
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.2
    148
    153
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    150
    154
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.3
    158
    154
    Age 100
    101.6
    101.8
    164
    157
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS 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
    147.00
    55
    2. Stroke
    119.21
    44
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    84.41
    14
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.17
    72
    5. Kidney Disease
    50.14
    5
    6. Lung Disease
    46.31
    13
    7. Breast Cancer
    27.60
    10
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.67
    60
    9. Hypertension
    19.96
    54
    10. Cervical Cancer
    19.05
    36
    11. Tuberculosis
    17.92
    60
    12. Liver Disease
    15.86
    86
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.65
    109
    14. Asthma
    14.74
    31
    15. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    26
    16. Prostate Cancer
    10.85
    128
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.79
    28
    18. Malaria
    10.57
    38
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10.48
    65
    20. Ovary Cancer
    10.44
    4
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.27
    7
    22. Suicide
    9.26
    105
    23. Other Injuries
    8.53
    87
    24. Drownings
    8.22
    31
    25. Lung Cancers
    8.15
    108
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    7.57
    108
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    7.50
    67
    28. Low Birth Weight
    7.20
    90
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    107
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.70
    38
    31. Birth Trauma
    6.07
    73
    32. Malnutrition
    5.97
    53
    33. Leukemia
    4.95
    31
    34. Uterin Cancer
    4.65
    20
    35. Violence
    4.63
    98
    36. Skin Disease
    3.90
    42
    37. Maternal Conditions
    3.58
    56
    38. Falls
    3.14
    136
    39. Oral Cancer
    3.14
    83
    40. Meningitis
    2.80
    67
    41. Lymphomas
    2.62
    149
    42. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    41
    43. Stomach Cancer
    2.00
    174
    44. Syphilis
    1.88
    38
    45. Pertussis
    1.81
    43
    46. Fires
    1.76
    86
    47. Appendicitis
    1.49
    31
    48. Poisonings
    1.32
    67
    49. Other Neoplasms
    1.21
    149
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.19
    142
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    402
    14.58
    2. Stroke
    322
    11.68
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    227
    8.23
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    204
    7.40
    5. Kidney Disease
    141
    5.11
    6. Lung Disease
    124
    4.50
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    107
    3.88
    8. Low Birth Weight
    67
    2.43
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    64
    2.32
    10. Tuberculosis
    58
    2.10
    11. Birth Trauma
    56
    2.03
    12. Malaria
    54
    1.96
    13. Liver Disease
    54
    1.96
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53
    1.92
    15. Hypertension
    52
    1.89
    16. Breast Cancer
    48
    1.74
    17. Drownings
    47
    1.70
    18. Suicide
    46
    1.67
    19. Other Injuries
    43
    1.56
    20. Liver Cancer
    42
    1.52
    21. Asthma
    42
    1.52
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36
    1.31
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    34
    1.23
    24. Cervical Cancer
    33
    1.20
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    1.20
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    25
    0.91
    27. Violence
    24
    0.87
    28. Lung Cancers
    23
    0.83
    29. Malnutrition
    22
    0.80
    30. Leukemia
    22
    0.80
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21
    0.76
    32. Meningitis
    19
    0.69
    33. Maternal Conditions
    19
    0.69
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    19
    0.69
    35. Pertussis
    17
    0.62
    36. Syphilis
    16
    0.58
    37. Ovary Cancer
    16
    0.58
    38. Prostate Cancer
    13
    0.47
    39. Skin Disease
    11
    0.40
    40. Falls
    11
    0.40
    41. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.33
    42. Lymphomas
    9
    0.33
    43. Fires
    9
    0.33
    44. Stomach Cancer
    8
    0.29
    45. Poisonings
    8
    0.29
    46. Skin Cancers
    7
    0.25
    47. Uterin Cancer
    6
    0.22
    48. Epilepsy
    6
    0.22
    49. Appendicitis
    5
    0.18
    50. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.11
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    27.60
    10
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.05
    36
    3. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    26
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.85
    128
    5. Ovary Cancer
    10.44
    4
    6. Lung Cancers
    8.15
    108
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    107
    8. Leukemia
    4.95
    31
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.65
    20
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.14
    83
    11. Lymphomas
    2.62
    149
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    41
    13. Stomach Cancer
    2.00
    174
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.19
    142
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.02
    159
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.17
    182
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.4
    156
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.9
    27.1
    91
    60
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    647,581
    161
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    20
    Population 0-14
    34.6%
    50
    Population 15-64
    61.1%
    142
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    129
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.90
    46
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.80
    183
    Fertility Rate
    3.16
    47
    Infant Mortality
    14.70
    101
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    116
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    32
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    31
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    29
    Net Migration
    -1.70
    133
    Population Growth
    1.90%
    48
    Literacy Total
    84.1%
    129
    Literacy Male
    88.9%
    91
    Literacy Female
    79.2%
    101
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    69.2
    118
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.1
    116
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,100
    172
     
     
     

    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.