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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 2014 updates, 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
    94
    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
    61.1
    62.3
    61.7
    123
    132
    129
    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. Stroke
    110.42
    68
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    92.47
    7
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    72.46
    120
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68.05
    54
    5. Asthma
    33.11
    3
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    28.08
    48
    7. Breast Cancer
    25.89
    11
    8. Lung Disease
    25.84
    48
    9. Tuberculosis
    25.58
    46
    10. Kidney Disease
    24.77
    15
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.37
    65
    12. Cervical Cancer
    19.17
    33
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    17.13
    19
    14. Liver Disease
    16.15
    84
    15. Other Injuries
    15.58
    62
    16. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    12.55
    18
    17. Liver Cancer
    12.45
    25
    18. Malnutrition
    11.81
    45
    19. Prostate Cancer
    10.85
    118
    20. Suicide
    10.38
    66
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    9.83
    50
    22. Ovary Cancer
    9.70
    4
    23. Meningitis
    9.11
    44
    24. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.75
    28
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.70
    68
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Low Birth Weight
    8.31
    81
    27. Lung Cancers
    8.05
    102
    28. Appendicitis
    7.97
    9
    29. Birth Trauma
    7.66
    66
    30. Hypertension
    7.58
    152
    31. Poisonings
    6.74
    11
    32. Malaria
    6.55
    43
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.42
    42
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.18
    101
    35. Iodine Deficiency
    5.75
    1
    36. Hepatitis B
    5.44
    6
    37. Leukemia
    5.33
    22
    38. Skin Disease
    5.27
    33
    39. Uterin Cancer
    5.07
    13
    40. Maternal Conditions
    4.93
    53
    41. Violence
    4.83
    92
    42. Drownings
    4.64
    76
    43. Fires
    4.35
    59
    44. Falls
    4.20
    102
    45. Epilepsy
    3.70
    56
    46. Oral Cancer
    3.21
    79
    47. Lymphomas
    2.97
    126
    48. Anemia
    2.65
    44
    49. Stomach Cancer
    2.35
    157
    50. Upper Respiratory
    2.31
    2
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    277
    10.48
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    247
    9.33
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    240
    9.05
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    187
    7.06
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    109
    4.13
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    85
    3.21
    7. Asthma
    82
    3.10
    8. Tuberculosis
    82
    3.10
    9. Low Birth Weight
    76
    2.86
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    76
    2.85
    11. Birth Trauma
    70
    2.64
    12. Other Injuries
    68
    2.57
    13. Kidney Disease
    68
    2.56
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    63
    2.37
    15. Lung Disease
    60
    2.28
    16. Liver Disease
    48
    1.81
    17. Breast Cancer
    44
    1.66
    18. Meningitis
    40
    1.52
    19. Malnutrition
    40
    1.50
    20. Liver Cancer
    39
    1.48
    21. Suicide
    34
    1.30
    22. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    32
    1.21
    23. Cervical Cancer
    31
    1.17
    24. Malaria
    30
    1.13
    25. Poisonings
    28
    1.08
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    27
    1.00
    27. Drownings
    26
    0.97
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    25
    0.95
    29. Leukemia
    24
    0.89
    30. Violence
    24
    0.89
    31. Appendicitis
    23
    0.88
    32. Maternal Conditions
    23
    0.87
    33. Fires
    23
    0.86
    34. Lung Cancers
    22
    0.83
    35. Epilepsy
    19
    0.72
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18
    0.69
    37. Hypertension
    18
    0.67
    38. Hepatitis B
    18
    0.67
    39. Pertussis
    18
    0.66
    40. Skin Disease
    15
    0.56
    41. Syphilis
    15
    0.56
    42. Falls
    14
    0.54
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14
    0.54
    44. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.53
    45. Iodine Deficiency
    13
    0.47
    46. Prostate Cancer
    12
    0.45
    47. Lymphomas
    10
    0.39
    48. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.35
    49. Anemia
    8
    0.31
    50. Stomach Cancer
    8
    0.31
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.89
    11
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.17
    33
    3. Liver Cancer
    12.45
    25
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.85
    118
    5. Ovary Cancer
    9.70
    4
    6. Lung Cancers
    8.05
    102
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.18
    101
    8. Leukemia
    5.33
    22
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    5.07
    13
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.21
    79
    11. Lymphomas
    2.97
    126
    12. Stomach Cancer
    2.35
    157
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.84
    123
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.61
    85
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.73
    156
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.64
    159
     
     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.6
    154
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    21.8
    33.7
    62
    36
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    635,027
    163
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    18
    Population 0-14
    35.1 %
    49
    Population 15-64
    60.7 %
    142
    Population 65 +
    4.2 %
    123
    Birth Rate / 1000
    25.30
    47
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.80
    182
    Fertility Rate
    3.22
    46
    Infant Mortality
    15.20
    99
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    31
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.92
    22
    Net Migration
    -1.70
    134
    Population Growth
    1.98 %
    42
    Literacy Total
    84.1 %
    131
    Literacy Male
    88.9 %
    88
    Literacy Female
    79.2 %
    99
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    69.2
    118
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.1
    116
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,000
    172
     
     
     

    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.