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HEALTH PROFILE : Suriname

Suriname
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Suriname

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Suriname 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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    Suriname SURINAME LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.0
    61.7
    59.8
    64
    63
    63
    1970
    61.2
    65.7
    63.4
    66
    66
    65
    1980
    64.0
    69.0
    66.4
    71
    73
    74
    1990
    65.9
    71.0
    68.4
    79
    85
    84
    2000
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    109
    105
    107
    2010
    67.1
    73.6
    70.3
    105
    104
    104
    2016
    68.7
    75.1
    71.8
    106
    104
    107
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.7
    75.1
    106
    104
    Age 5
    70.2
    76.4
    106
    106
    Age 10
    70.3
    76.5
    106
    105
    Age 15
    70.4
    76.6
    108
    105
    Age 20
    70.7
    76.9
    109
    103
    Age 25
    71.1
    77.0
    112
    103
    Age 30
    71.6
    77.4
    111
    103
    Age 35
    72.2
    77.8
    112
    101
    Age 40
    72.7
    78.3
    115
    101
    Age 45
    73.5
    78.7
    114
    99
    Age 50
    74.3
    79.3
    115
    94
    Age 55
    75.4
    80.0
    118
    95
    Age 60
    77.1
    81.2
    108
    87
    Age 65
    78.8
    82.3
    108
    88
    Age 70
    80.9
    83.7
    104
    84
    Age 75
    83.3
    85.5
    105
    81
    Age 80
    86.4
    87.7
    88
    81
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.8
    84
    74
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME 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
    120.46
    40
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    118.55
    89
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    51.87
    36
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    36.69
    88
    5. Kidney Disease
    34.50
    18
    6. Prostate Cancer
    28.46
    33
    7. Suicide
    27.03
    5
    8. HIV/AIDS
    26.73
    44
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.19
    53
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.14
    88
    11. Hypertension
    17.75
    59
    12. Liver Disease
    17.62
    82
    13. Cervical Cancer
    16.19
    50
    14. Breast Cancer
    15.18
    112
    15. Lung Cancers
    13.90
    85
    16. Lung Disease
    13.41
    154
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.60
    56
    18. Other Injuries
    11.64
    59
    19. Violence
    10.75
    43
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    9.52
    72
    21. Low Birth Weight
    9.31
    74
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.71
    46
    23. Liver Cancer
    7.25
    55
    24. Lymphomas
    7.06
    36
    25. Ovary Cancer
    6.41
    30
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Skin Disease
    6.33
    11
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    6.14
    84
    28. Drownings
    5.84
    63
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.10
    62
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    5.06
    67
    31. Stomach Cancer
    5.00
    108
    32. Birth Trauma
    4.23
    80
    33. Leukemia
    4.15
    78
    34. Falls
    4.05
    117
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.14
    95
    36. Maternal Conditions
    3.09
    62
    37. Asthma
    2.93
    108
    38. Tuberculosis
    2.80
    106
    39. Epilepsy
    2.72
    60
    40. Fires
    2.43
    74
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.41
    85
    42. Oral Cancer
    2.35
    111
    43. Malnutrition
    2.27
    84
    44. Meningitis
    2.01
    75
    45. Alcohol
    1.97
    72
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.60
    113
    47. Dengue
    1.56
    5
    48. Drug Use
    1.29
    93
    49. Uterin Cancer
    1.17
    144
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.09
    151
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    572
    16.22
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    571
    16.19
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    250
    7.09
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    177
    5.02
    5. Kidney Disease
    169
    4.79
    6. HIV/AIDS
    146
    4.14
    7. Suicide
    145
    4.11
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    102
    2.89
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    101
    2.86
    10. Liver Disease
    90
    2.55
    11. Hypertension
    84
    2.38
    12. Lung Cancers
    67
    1.90
    13. Lung Disease
    64
    1.81
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    60
    1.70
    15. Other Injuries
    60
    1.70
    16. Violence
    58
    1.64
    17. Prostate Cancer
    55
    1.56
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    52
    1.47
    19. Low Birth Weight
    50
    1.42
    20. Cervical Cancer
    43
    1.22
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    43
    1.22
    22. Breast Cancer
    40
    1.13
    23. Liver Cancer
    36
    1.02
    24. Lymphomas
    35
    0.99
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    0.88
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    31
    0.88
    27. Skin Disease
    30
    0.85
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    25
    0.71
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    25
    0.71
    30. Stomach Cancer
    24
    0.68
    31. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.65
    32. Leukemia
    21
    0.60
    33. Falls
    20
    0.57
    34. Maternal Conditions
    17
    0.48
    35. Ovary Cancer
    17
    0.48
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16
    0.45
    37. Asthma
    15
    0.43
    38. Tuberculosis
    14
    0.40
    39. Epilepsy
    14
    0.40
    40. Oral Cancer
    12
    0.34
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    12
    0.34
    42. Fires
    12
    0.34
    43. Meningitis
    11
    0.31
    44. Malnutrition
    11
    0.31
    45. Alcohol
    10
    0.28
    46. Dengue
    8
    0.23
    47. Bladder Cancer
    8
    0.23
    48. Drug Use
    7
    0.20
    49. Encephalitis
    5
    0.14
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    5
    0.14
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    28.46
    33
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.19
    50
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.18
    112
    4. Lung Cancers
    13.90
    85
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.60
    56
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.25
    55
    7. Lymphomas
    7.06
    36
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.41
    30
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.06
    67
    10. Stomach Cancer
    5.00
    108
    11. Leukemia
    4.15
    78
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.35
    111
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.60
    113
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.17
    144
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.09
    151
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.81
    136
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.1
    109
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    18.9
    33.7
    86
    32
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Suriname SURINAME DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    591,919
    164
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    45
    Population 0-14
    24.6%
    107
    Population 15-64
    69.4%
    35
    Population 65 +
    6.0%
    104
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.80
    112
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    141
    Fertility Rate
    1.93
    119
    Infant Mortality
    24.50
    69
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    117
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    119
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    46
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.76
    117
    Net Migration
    0.60
    48
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    108
    Literacy Total
    95.6%
    83
    Literacy Male
    96.1%
    67
    Literacy Female
    95.0%
    53
    Unemployment
    9.1%
    77
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    71.8
    107
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    63.2
    109
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $13,900
    88
     
     
     

    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.