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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 2014 updates, 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
    66.1
    72.2
    69.1
    98
    97
    96
    2010
    67.1
    73.6
    70.3
    105
    104
    104
    2015
    68.6
    74.7
    71.6
    101
    106
    103
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.6
    74.7
    101
    106
    Age 5
    70.3
    76.1
    104
    106
    Age 10
    70.5
    76.3
    104
    107
    Age 15
    70.6
    76.4
    105
    106
    Age 20
    70.9
    76.7
    105
    106
    Age 25
    71.5
    77.0
    106
    105
    Age 30
    72.0
    77.4
    105
    102
    Age 35
    72.6
    77.8
    103
    99
    Age 40
    73.3
    78.2
    100
    95
    Age 45
    74.1
    78.7
    96
    94
    Age 50
    75.0
    79.3
    96
    93
    Age 55
    76.2
    80.0
    95
    90
    Age 60
    77.6
    80.9
    90
    88
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.0
    88
    89
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.4
    87
    88
    Age 75
    83.6
    85.3
    86
    84
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.9
    77
    83
    Age 85
    90.2
    90.9
    73
    75
    Age 90
    94.0
    94.4
    53
    63
    Age 95
    98.1
    98.3
    37
    46
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.6
    23
    25
     
     
    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
    60.21
    118
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    48.27
    157
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.58
    58
    4. Suicide
    28.68
    6
    5. Hypertension
    24.13
    30
    6. Prostate Cancer
    20.77
    55
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20.06
    115
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.25
    80
    9. HIV/AIDS
    16.26
    60
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    43
    11. Kidney Disease
    13.72
    91
    12. Cervical Cancer
    12.22
    63
    13. Other Injuries
    11.38
    89
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.20
    128
    15. Lung Cancers
    10.02
    93
    16. Liver Disease
    9.78
    115
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.61
    76
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    8.03
    68
    19. Skin Disease
    6.53
    24
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    6.20
    118
    21. Ovary Cancer
    6.04
    40
    22. Violence
    5.40
    88
    23. Lymphomas
    4.16
    99
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.98
    122
    25. Birth Trauma
    3.77
    85
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Lung Disease
    3.74
    168
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    130
    28. Epilepsy
    2.97
    64
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.83
    154
    30. Leukemia
    2.69
    122
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    2.65
    98
    32. Maternal Conditions
    2.40
    70
    33. Drownings
    2.37
    108
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.33
    96
    35. Meningitis
    2.21
    84
    36. Tuberculosis
    1.91
    115
    37. Drug Use
    1.81
    60
    38. Asthma
    1.76
    118
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.68
    121
    40. Falls
    1.66
    153
    41. Fires
    1.40
    108
    42. Malnutrition
    1.26
    103
    43. Alcohol
    1.21
    72
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.21
    126
    45. Hepatitis C
    0.94
    12
    46. Hepatitis B
    0.84
    66
    47. Oral Cancer
    0.84
    168
    48. Anemia
    0.83
    77
    49. Bladder Cancer
    0.65
    160
    50. Poisonings
    0.60
    134
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    270
    12.98
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    224
    10.80
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    178
    8.58
    4. Suicide
    151
    7.28
    5. Hypertension
    110
    5.28
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    96
    4.63
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    95
    4.56
    8. HIV/AIDS
    86
    4.15
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    66
    3.16
    10. Kidney Disease
    64
    3.10
    11. Other Injuries
    57
    2.76
    12. Low Birth Weight
    51
    2.46
    13. Lung Cancers
    46
    2.21
    14. Liver Disease
    45
    2.15
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    38
    1.82
    16. Prostate Cancer
    38
    1.81
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    33
    1.61
    18. Cervical Cancer
    31
    1.48
    19. Skin Disease
    30
    1.42
    20. Violence
    29
    1.37
    21. Breast Cancer
    27
    1.32
    22. Birth Trauma
    20
    0.95
    23. Liver Cancer
    19
    0.91
    24. Lymphomas
    19
    0.90
    25. Lung Disease
    17
    0.81
      Deaths %
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.77
    27. Ovary Cancer
    15
    0.72
    28. Epilepsy
    14
    0.67
    29. Drownings
    13
    0.64
    30. Leukemia
    13
    0.61
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.61
    32. Maternal Conditions
    13
    0.60
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    12
    0.59
    34. Meningitis
    11
    0.55
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11
    0.51
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9
    0.45
    37. Tuberculosis
    9
    0.42
    38. Asthma
    9
    0.42
    39. Drug Use
    8
    0.38
    40. Falls
    8
    0.38
    41. Fires
    7
    0.35
    42. Malnutrition
    6
    0.29
    43. Alcohol
    6
    0.29
    44. Oral Cancer
    5
    0.23
    45. Anemia
    5
    0.23
    46. Hepatitis C
    4
    0.21
    47. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.20
    48. Poisonings
    3
    0.15
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.14
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.12
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.77
    55
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    43
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.22
    63
    4. Breast Cancer
    11.20
    128
    5. Lung Cancers
    10.02
    93
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.04
    40
    7. Lymphomas
    4.16
    99
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.98
    122
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    130
    10. Leukemia
    2.69
    122
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.65
    98
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.21
    126
    13. Oral Cancer
    0.84
    168
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.65
    160
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.42
    171
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.24
    165
     
     
    Suriname SURINAME HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.5
    91
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.4
    32.9
    80
    41
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.269
    38

     
    Suriname SURINAME DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    585,824
    164
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    44
    Population 0-14
    25.2 %
    104
    Population 15-64
    69.0 %
    43
    Population 65 +
    5.9 %
    100
    Birth Rate / 1000
    16.00
    111
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    136
    Fertility Rate
    1.95
    116
    Infant Mortality
    25.30
    68
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    45
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.76
    114
    Net Migration
    0.60
    51
    Population Growth
    1.05 %
    99
    Literacy Total
    94.7 %
    84
    Literacy Male
    96.1 %
    66
    Literacy Female
    95.0 %
    53
    Unemployment
    8.9 %
    89
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    71.6
    103
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    63.1
    107
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $16,700
    73
     
     
     

    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.