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HEALTH PROFILE : Sudan

Sudan
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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, 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
    39.0
    41.8
    40.4
    147
    142
    145
    1970
    42.9
    45.6
    44.2
    147
    144
    146
    1980
    48.0
    50.8
    49.3
    147
    145
    145
    1990
    51.4
    54.4
    52.9
    154
    154
    155
    2000
    56.8
    60.4
    58.6
    137
    137
    139
    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. Coronary Heart Disease
    227.35
    17
    2. Stroke
    136.47
    27
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60.13
    64
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.23
    27
    5. Lung Disease
    35.12
    34
    6. Tuberculosis
    32.85
    47
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.95
    25
    8. Kidney Disease
    27.26
    34
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.74
    96
    10. Liver Disease
    25.33
    49
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    20.41
    55
    12. Low Birth Weight
    18.16
    28
    13. Birth Trauma
    17.93
    21
    14. Breast Cancer
    16.59
    91
    15. Hypertension
    16.12
    69
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    14.71
    16
    17. Other Injuries
    13.98
    46
    18. Suicide
    11.46
    68
    19. Prostate Cancer
    11.24
    127
    20. Drownings
    10.92
    19
    21. Maternal Conditions
    10.40
    41
    22. Asthma
    10.23
    61
    23. Malaria
    9.54
    39
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.19
    40
    25. HIV/AIDS
    8.72
    75
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    7.74
    59
    27. Lymphomas
    7.71
    21
    28. Violence
    7.20
    74
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    6.38
    81
    30. Fires
    6.20
    34
    31. Other Neoplasms
    5.97
    12
    32. Ovary Cancer
    5.63
    49
    33. Oral Cancer
    5.56
    32
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.55
    34
    35. Cervical Cancer
    5.52
    122
    36. Leishmaniasis
    5.16
    2
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.99
    64
    38. Meningitis
    4.90
    47
    39. Liver Cancer
    4.76
    106
    40. Leukemia
    4.61
    52
    41. War
    4.46
    11
    42. Measles
    4.24
    16
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.18
    149
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.12
    53
    45. Syphilis
    3.97
    18
    46. Epilepsy
    3.76
    43
    47. Poisonings
    3.48
    11
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.99
    33
    49. Malnutrition
    2.80
    79
    50. Pertussis
    2.18
    23
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43,397
    16.21
    2. Stroke
    27,222
    10.17
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,010
    8.97
    4. Low Birth Weight
    12,202
    4.56
    5. Birth Trauma
    12,048
    4.50
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,441
    4.27
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,882
    3.69
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    8,836
    3.30
    9. Tuberculosis
    7,945
    2.97
    10. Lung Disease
    6,747
    2.52
    11. Other Injuries
    6,018
    2.25
    12. Kidney Disease
    5,905
    2.21
    13. Liver Disease
    5,816
    2.17
    14. Drownings
    5,545
    2.07
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,179
    1.93
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,756
    1.78
    17. Suicide
    4,109
    1.53
    18. Maternal Conditions
    3,869
    1.45
    19. Malaria
    3,471
    1.30
    20. Hypertension
    2,990
    1.12
    21. HIV/AIDS
    2,985
    1.12
    22. Measles
    2,790
    1.04
    23. Falls
    2,761
    1.03
    24. Fires
    2,666
    1.00
    25. Violence
    2,596
    0.97
      Deaths %
    26. Syphilis
    2,560
    0.96
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,534
    0.95
    28. Asthma
    2,521
    0.94
    29. Meningitis
    2,502
    0.93
    30. Leishmaniasis
    2,346
    0.88
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2,232
    0.83
    32. Breast Cancer
    1,962
    0.73
    33. Poisonings
    1,679
    0.63
    34. Lymphomas
    1,676
    0.63
    35. War
    1,661
    0.62
    36. Epilepsy
    1,531
    0.57
    37. Malnutrition
    1,446
    0.54
    38. Pertussis
    1,427
    0.53
    39. Other Neoplasms
    1,279
    0.48
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,266
    0.47
    41. Oral Cancer
    1,192
    0.45
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,134
    0.42
    43. Leukemia
    1,082
    0.40
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,062
    0.40
    45. Liver Cancer
    985
    0.37
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    927
    0.35
    47. Prostate Cancer
    803
    0.30
    48. Schistosomiasis
    749
    0.28
    49. Ovary Cancer
    613
    0.23
    50. Cervical Cancer
    566
    0.21
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.59
    91
    2. Prostate Cancer
    11.24
    127
    3. Lymphomas
    7.71
    21
    4. Ovary Cancer
    5.63
    49
    5. Oral Cancer
    5.56
    32
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.55
    34
    7. Cervical Cancer
    5.52
    122
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.76
    106
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.61
    52
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.18
    149
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.99
    161
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1.93
    175
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.87
    94
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.17
    152
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.13
    146
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    125
     
     
    Sudan SUDAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.3
    132
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.14
    124

     
    Sudan SUDAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    37,345,935
    37
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    47
    Population 0-14
    38.7%
    40
    Population 15-64
    58.1%
    152
    Population 65 +
    3.3%
    163
    Birth Rate / 1000
    27.90
    42
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.30
    106
    Fertility Rate
    3.57
    40
    Infant Mortality
    48.80
    32
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    128
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.03
    141
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    109
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.16
    4
    Net Migration
    -4.10
    163
    Population Growth
    1.60%
    67
    Literacy Total
    75.9%
    148
    Literacy Male
    83.3%
    109
    Literacy Female
    68.6%
    117
    Unemployment
    13.6%
    49
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    64.1
    145
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    55.9
    144
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $4,400
    141
     
     
     

    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.