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HEALTH PROFILE : Swaziland

Swaziland
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Swaziland

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Swaziland 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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    Swaziland SWAZILAND LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.4
    46.3
    44.3
    125
    118
    121
    1970
    46.4
    50.3
    48.3
    131
    127
    130
    1980
    52.4
    56.3
    54.3
    129
    126
    130
    1990
    56.0
    60.3
    58.1
    137
    132
    135
    2000
    47.0
    49.8
    48.4
    171
    172
    170
    2010
    51.5
    55.7
    53.6
    173
    171
    172
    2016
    55.1
    59.9
    57.7
    176
    173
    176
     
     
    Swaziland SWAZILAND LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    55.1
    59.9
    176
    173
    Age 5
    59.5
    64.1
    180
    177
    Age 10
    60.2
    64.7
    182
    177
    Age 15
    60.6
    65.1
    182
    177
    Age 20
    61.3
    65.7
    182
    177
    Age 25
    62.0
    66.6
    182
    178
    Age 30
    62.7
    67.8
    182
    178
    Age 35
    63.9
    69.2
    182
    178
    Age 40
    65.5
    71.0
    182
    177
    Age 45
    67.5
    72.5
    182
    175
    Age 50
    69.9
    74.0
    182
    171
    Age 55
    72.4
    75.5
    178
    169
    Age 60
    74.6
    77.0
    176
    167
    Age 65
    76.8
    78.6
    172
    165
    Age 70
    79.3
    80.5
    169
    164
    Age 75
    82.0
    82.9
    167
    163
    Age 80
    85.2
    85.8
    163
    162
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    164
    160
     
     
    Swaziland SWAZILAND TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    340.27
    2
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.95
    72
    3. Stroke
    114.83
    51
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    101.17
    27
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.81
    16
    6. Tuberculosis
    55.52
    29
    7. Lung Disease
    53.05
    11
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    45.71
    35
    9. Hypertension
    33.05
    14
    10. Cervical Cancer
    32.87
    8
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.25
    48
    12. Kidney Disease
    24.82
    42
    13. Violence
    20.87
    17
    14. Liver Disease
    18.40
    77
    15. Asthma
    18.11
    21
    16. Suicide
    17.73
    18
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17.42
    80
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.48
    13
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    12.91
    33
    20. Low Birth Weight
    12.63
    56
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.79
    148
    22. Liver Cancer
    10.78
    33
    23. Maternal Conditions
    10.59
    39
    24. Malnutrition
    10.53
    44
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    10.26
    45
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Epilepsy
    9.35
    4
    27. Other Injuries
    9.33
    74
    28. Birth Trauma
    8.83
    62
    29. Meningitis
    6.59
    45
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.24
    19
    31. Fires
    6.21
    33
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.10
    30
    33. Drownings
    6.05
    61
    34. Breast Cancer
    5.89
    178
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.11
    61
    36. Skin Disease
    5.01
    27
    37. Skin Cancers
    4.28
    6
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.03
    44
    39. Lung Cancers
    3.35
    145
    40. Poisonings
    2.81
    25
    41. Falls
    2.70
    149
    42. Stomach Cancer
    2.46
    168
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.44
    178
    44. Drug Use
    2.36
    45
    45. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    166
    46. Oral Cancer
    2.14
    121
    47. Uterin Cancer
    1.95
    94
    48. Alcohol
    1.93
    74
    49. Lymphomas
    1.92
    168
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1.60
    40
     
     
    Swaziland SWAZILAND TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    3,356
    29.92
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    933
    8.32
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    732
    6.53
    4. Stroke
    662
    5.90
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    497
    4.43
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    495
    4.41
    7. Tuberculosis
    402
    3.58
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    321
    2.86
    9. Lung Disease
    302
    2.69
    10. Violence
    257
    2.29
    11. Low Birth Weight
    247
    2.20
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    237
    2.11
    13. Hypertension
    193
    1.72
    14. Suicide
    189
    1.69
    15. Birth Trauma
    172
    1.53
    16. Malnutrition
    168
    1.50
    17. Kidney Disease
    163
    1.45
    18. Asthma
    130
    1.16
    19. Liver Disease
    128
    1.14
    20. Maternal Conditions
    125
    1.11
    21. Other Injuries
    118
    1.05
    22. Cervical Cancer
    117
    1.04
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    109
    0.97
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    103
    0.92
    25. Epilepsy
    94
    0.84
      Deaths %
    26. Meningitis
    85
    0.76
    27. Drownings
    83
    0.74
    28. Liver Cancer
    72
    0.64
    29. Fires
    67
    0.60
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    56
    0.50
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    48
    0.43
    32. Poisonings
    42
    0.37
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    38
    0.34
    34. Prostate Cancer
    38
    0.34
    35. Skin Disease
    36
    0.32
    36. Pertussis
    31
    0.28
    37. Other Neoplasms
    31
    0.28
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    31
    0.28
    39. Drug Use
    27
    0.24
    40. Skin Cancers
    25
    0.22
    41. Lung Cancers
    21
    0.19
    42. Breast Cancer
    21
    0.19
    43. Syphilis
    20
    0.18
    44. Falls
    19
    0.17
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17
    0.15
    46. Lymphomas
    17
    0.15
    47. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.14
    48. Oral Cancer
    14
    0.12
    49. Alcohol
    13
    0.12
    50. Schistosomiasis
    12
    0.11
     
     
    Swaziland SWAZILAND CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    32.87
    8
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.42
    80
    3. Liver Cancer
    10.78
    33
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.10
    30
    5. Breast Cancer
    5.89
    178
    6. Skin Cancers
    4.28
    6
    7. Lung Cancers
    3.35
    145
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.46
    168
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.44
    178
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    166
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.14
    121
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.95
    94
    13. Lymphomas
    1.92
    168
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.35
    131
    15. Leukemia
    0.83
    176
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.74
    170
     
     
    Swaziland SWAZILAND HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    9.9
    40
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.0
    2.2
    111
    103
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    5.4
    26.2
    144
    70
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    Swaziland SWAZILAND DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1,467,152
    148
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    61
    Population 0-14
    35.0%
    47
    Population 15-64
    61.0%
    144
    Population 65 +
    4.0%
    138
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.00
    53
    Death Rate / 1000
    13.20
    13
    Fertility Rate
    2.69
    63
    Infant Mortality
    48.40
    33
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    175
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    148
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    50
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.61
    180
    Net Migration
    0.00
    79
    Population Growth
    1.10%
    96
    Literacy Total
    87.5%
    121
    Literacy Male
    87.4%
    97
    Literacy Female
    87.5%
    86
    Unemployment
    28.0%
    17
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    57.7
    176
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    50.2
    176
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $9,900
    110
     
     
     

    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.