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Trinidad and Tobago
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Trinidad and Tobago

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Trinidad and Tobago 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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    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.8
    65.7
    63.7
    46
    51
    46
    1970
    63.5
    68.0
    65.7
    57
    56
    56
    1980
    66.4
    71.2
    68.7
    47
    62
    57
    1990
    67.5
    72.4
    69.9
    58
    76
    67
    2000
    66.9
    71.4
    69.1
    87
    103
    95
    2010
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    106
    103
    102
    2015
    67.9
    74.8
    71.2
    107
    104
    105
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.9
    74.8
    107
    104
    Age 5
    69.4
    76.1
    111
    105
    Age 10
    69.7
    76.3
    112
    106
    Age 15
    69.8
    76.4
    113
    107
    Age 20
    70.1
    76.5
    113
    107
    Age 25
    70.5
    76.7
    115
    107
    Age 30
    71.0
    77.0
    115
    106
    Age 35
    71.6
    77.3
    115
    106
    Age 40
    72.1
    77.6
    116
    106
    Age 45
    72.8
    78.1
    120
    106
    Age 50
    73.7
    78.6
    121
    104
    Age 55
    74.8
    79.4
    128
    100
    Age 60
    76.2
    80.4
    131
    96
    Age 65
    78.0
    81.7
    126
    94
    Age 70
    80.3
    83.3
    118
    90
    Age 75
    83.1
    85.4
    107
    83
    Age 80
    86.2
    88.0
    94
    78
    Age 85
    89.8
    91.0
    86
    71
    Age 90
    93.7
    94.5
    79
    59
    Age 95
    97.9
    98.3
    59
    42
    Age 100
    102.3
    102.6
    43
    25
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 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
    134.53
    42
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    128.40
    4
    3. Stroke
    67.19
    112
    4. Prostate Cancer
    62.20
    4
    5. Violence
    43.38
    4
    6. Hypertension
    36.78
    14
    7. Breast Cancer
    26.11
    9
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20.41
    113
    9. Kidney Disease
    17.07
    61
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.95
    86
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.66
    40
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.27
    30
    13. HIV/AIDS
    14.13
    64
    14. Other Injuries
    13.98
    68
    15. Lung Cancers
    13.71
    79
    16. Suicide
    13.21
    41
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    11.45
    24
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    11.05
    47
    19. Low Birth Weight
    10.23
    72
    20. Lymphomas
    9.84
    2
    21. Other Neoplasms
    9.16
    2
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    8.33
    28
    23. Liver Disease
    8.25
    126
    24. Ovary Cancer
    8.21
    10
    25. Lung Disease
    7.55
    157
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.41
    35
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.25
    34
    28. Uterin Cancer
    6.66
    5
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.27
    102
    30. Falls
    4.83
    98
    31. Asthma
    4.55
    87
    32. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    110
    33. Leukemia
    4.36
    57
    34. Skin Disease
    4.34
    45
    35. Anemia
    3.85
    33
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    3.78
    18
    37. Liver Cancer
    3.49
    138
    38. Birth Trauma
    3.38
    88
    39. Drownings
    3.31
    91
    40. Epilepsy
    2.46
    72
    41. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    105
    42. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    2.35
    1
    43. Drug Use
    2.33
    48
    44. Tuberculosis
    2.30
    109
    45. War
    1.88
    17
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    106
    47. Fires
    1.57
    103
    48. Alcohol
    1.35
    68
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.25
    136
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.20
    132
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,929
    17.88
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,846
    17.10
    3. Stroke
    953
    8.83
    4. Violence
    616
    5.71
    5. Hypertension
    527
    4.88
    6. Prostate Cancer
    370
    3.43
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    278
    2.58
    8. Kidney Disease
    244
    2.26
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    243
    2.25
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    238
    2.20
    11. Breast Cancer
    205
    1.90
    12. HIV/AIDS
    204
    1.89
    13. Lung Cancers
    201
    1.87
    14. Other Injuries
    194
    1.79
    15. Suicide
    193
    1.79
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    156
    1.44
    17. Lymphomas
    143
    1.32
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    131
    1.22
    19. Other Neoplasms
    131
    1.21
    20. Cervical Cancer
    130
    1.21
    21. Liver Disease
    123
    1.14
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    120
    1.11
    23. Low Birth Weight
    112
    1.04
    24. Lung Disease
    109
    1.01
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    106
    0.98
      Deaths %
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    100
    0.93
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    92
    0.85
    28. Falls
    68
    0.63
    29. Asthma
    65
    0.60
    30. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.60
    31. Stomach Cancer
    64
    0.59
    32. Skin Disease
    62
    0.57
    33. Leukemia
    60
    0.56
    34. Uterin Cancer
    53
    0.49
    35. Anemia
    53
    0.49
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    53
    0.49
    37. Liver Cancer
    52
    0.48
    38. Drownings
    43
    0.40
    39. Birth Trauma
    37
    0.34
    40. Oral Cancer
    35
    0.33
    41. Epilepsy
    35
    0.32
    42. Drug Use
    34
    0.31
    43. Tuberculosis
    34
    0.31
    44. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    32
    0.30
    45. War
    26
    0.24
    46. Bladder Cancer
    24
    0.22
    47. Fires
    20
    0.19
    48. Alcohol
    20
    0.19
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    18
    0.17
    50. Malnutrition
    17
    0.16
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    62.20
    4
    2. Breast Cancer
    26.11
    9
    3. Cervical Cancer
    16.66
    40
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.27
    30
    5. Lung Cancers
    13.71
    79
    6. Lymphomas
    9.84
    2
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    8.33
    28
    8. Ovary Cancer
    8.21
    10
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    6.66
    5
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    110
    11. Leukemia
    4.36
    57
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.49
    138
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    105
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    106
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.25
    136
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.76
    141
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.6
    88
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.1
    38.0
    37
    23
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.168
    41

     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1,220,479
    154
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.03
    25
    Population 0-14
    19.3 %
    138
    Population 15-64
    70.4 %
    20
    Population 65 +
    10.2 %
    62
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.10
    137
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.70
    68
    Fertility Rate
    1.71
    150
    Infant Mortality
    23.00
    71
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.07
    16
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    105
    Net Migration
    -6.10
    173
    Population Growth
    -0.17 %
    175
    Literacy Total
    98.8 %
    48
    Literacy Male
    99.2 %
    28
    Literacy Female
    98.7 %
    30
    Unemployment
    3.2 %
    156
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    71.2
    105
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    63.3
    106
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $32,800
    37
     
     
     

    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.