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HEALTH PROFILE : Sudan

Sudan
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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Sudan

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Sudan 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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    Sudan SUDAN 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
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    2000
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    2010
    60.7
    64.3
    62.5
    140
    141
    140
    2015
    62.4
    65.9
    64.1
    141
    146
    145
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.4
    65.9
    141
    146
    Age 5
    67.4
    70.4
    131
    140
    Age 10
    68.1
    71.2
    130
    139
    Age 15
    68.6
    71.7
    129
    136
    Age 20
    69.2
    72.1
    127
    136
    Age 25
    70.0
    72.7
    122
    136
    Age 30
    70.8
    73.3
    119
    135
    Age 35
    71.6
    74.0
    114
    134
    Age 40
    72.6
    74.7
    110
    134
    Age 45
    73.6
    75.5
    104
    133
    Age 50
    74.7
    76.3
    99
    130
    Age 55
    75.9
    77.3
    97
    129
    Age 60
    77.2
    78.4
    98
    131
    Age 65
    78.9
    79.7
    101
    130
    Age 70
    80.8
    81.5
    98
    128
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.8
    98
    123
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.5
    97
    120
    Age 85
    89.6
    89.8
    94
    109
    Age 90
    93.5
    93.6
    88
    102
    Age 95
    97.7
    97.8
    78
    94
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    69
    72
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN 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
    144.59
    26
    2. Stroke
    99.84
    76
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    57.38
    23
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    56.31
    146
    5. Malnutrition
    46.47
    16
    6. Tuberculosis
    37.44
    28
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.90
    74
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    31.13
    18
    9. Liver Disease
    24.34
    51
    10. Other Injuries
    19.44
    43
    11. Low Birth Weight
    19.37
    35
    12. Meningitis
    19.30
    31
    13. Kidney Disease
    18.53
    49
    14. HIV/AIDS
    18.26
    54
    15. Birth Trauma
    17.50
    34
    16. Lung Disease
    17.44
    98
    17. Breast Cancer
    16.48
    87
    18. Suicide
    16.44
    25
    19. Malaria
    16.00
    38
    20. Hypertension
    15.94
    97
    21. Maternal Conditions
    14.55
    38
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    14.47
    27
    23. Fires
    13.81
    11
    24. Falls
    12.72
    25
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.59
    31
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Violence
    12.23
    41
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    11.29
    27
    28. Prostate Cancer
    11.23
    117
    29. Drownings
    10.44
    13
    30. Epilepsy
    10.21
    23
    31. Skin Disease
    9.81
    8
    32. Asthma
    9.46
    49
    33. Lymphomas
    7.53
    22
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.45
    44
    35. War
    7.35
    8
    36. Measles
    6.56
    9
    37. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    6.18
    8
    38. Poisonings
    6.01
    15
    39. Other Neoplasms
    5.87
    13
    40. Cervical Cancer
    5.58
    116
    41. Oral Cancer
    5.50
    34
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.47
    33
    43. Ovary Cancer
    5.42
    54
    44. Liver Cancer
    4.57
    103
    45. Leukemia
    4.57
    47
    46. Leishmaniasis
    4.43
    3
    47. Schistosomiasis
    4.23
    18
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.95
    139
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.61
    65
    50. Syphilis
    3.36
    16
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    37,775
    14.50
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19,981
    7.67
    3. Stroke
    16,035
    6.16
    4. Low Birth Weight
    12,425
    4.77
    5. Malnutrition
    12,064
    4.63
    6. Birth Trauma
    11,227
    4.31
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,491
    3.64
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,312
    3.58
    9. Tuberculosis
    8,016
    3.08
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    6,706
    2.57
    11. Meningitis
    6,671
    2.56
    12. Other Injuries
    6,058
    2.33
    13. Malaria
    5,556
    2.13
    14. HIV/AIDS
    5,503
    2.11
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,428
    2.08
    16. Liver Disease
    5,012
    1.92
    17. Maternal Conditions
    4,690
    1.80
    18. Fires
    4,619
    1.77
    19. Suicide
    4,286
    1.65
    20. Violence
    4,141
    1.59
    21. Measles
    4,064
    1.56
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3,877
    1.49
    23. Drownings
    3,844
    1.48
    24. Kidney Disease
    3,791
    1.46
    25. Epilepsy
    3,224
    1.24
      Deaths %
    26. Lung Disease
    3,014
    1.16
    27. Falls
    2,915
    1.12
    28. Hypertension
    2,630
    1.01
    29. War
    2,435
    0.94
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,291
    0.88
    31. Poisonings
    2,079
    0.80
    32. Syphilis
    1,980
    0.76
    33. Skin Disease
    1,974
    0.76
    34. Leishmaniasis
    1,855
    0.71
    35. Breast Cancer
    1,814
    0.70
    36. Asthma
    1,784
    0.68
    37. Lymphomas
    1,541
    0.59
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,534
    0.59
    39. Pertussis
    1,428
    0.55
    40. Other Neoplasms
    1,184
    0.45
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,164
    0.45
    42. Oral Cancer
    1,100
    0.42
    43. Leukemia
    1,017
    0.39
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    971
    0.37
    45. Schistosomiasis
    913
    0.35
    46. Liver Cancer
    888
    0.34
    47. Encephalitis
    778
    0.30
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    774
    0.30
    49. Drug Use
    749
    0.29
    50. Hepatitis B
    731
    0.28
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.48
    87
    2. Prostate Cancer
    11.23
    117
    3. Lymphomas
    7.53
    22
    4. Cervical Cancer
    5.58
    116
    5. Oral Cancer
    5.50
    34
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.47
    33
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.42
    54
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.57
    103
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.57
    47
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.95
    139
    11. Stomach Cancer
    1.92
    165
    12. Lung Cancers
    1.90
    150
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    92
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.21
    119
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.12
    138
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.12
    142
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.7
    140
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    0.0
    0.0
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.139
    126

     
    Sudan SUDAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    36,729,501
    38
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.02
    35
    Population 0-14
    39.4 %
    38
    Population 15-64
    57.3 %
    156
    Population 65 +
    3.3 %
    161
    Birth Rate / 1000
    28.50
    42
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.50
    98
    Fertility Rate
    3.68
    39
    Infant Mortality
    50.20
    34
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.03
    132
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    106
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.19
    3
    Net Migration
    -4.20
    165
    Population Growth
    1.69 %
    60
    Unemployment
    13.6 %
    53
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    64.1
    145
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    55.9
    144
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $4,500
    143
     
     
     

    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.