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HEALTH PROFILE : Trinidad and Tobago

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, 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
    65.6
    72.8
    69.1
    100
    94
    97
    2010
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    106
    103
    102
    2016
    68.2
    75.6
    71.8
    111
    99
    106
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    75.6
    111
    99
    Age 5
    69.6
    76.9
    115
    98
    Age 10
    69.7
    77.0
    116
    99
    Age 15
    69.8
    77.1
    117
    100
    Age 20
    70.5
    77.2
    113
    101
    Age 25
    71.7
    77.5
    107
    100
    Age 30
    72.6
    77.7
    102
    100
    Age 35
    73.4
    78.1
    93
    100
    Age 40
    74.1
    78.5
    90
    97
    Age 45
    74.8
    79.0
    89
    94
    Age 50
    75.7
    79.6
    87
    93
    Age 55
    76.8
    80.4
    85
    87
    Age 60
    77.8
    81.2
    86
    88
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.4
    86
    83
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.7
    95
    82
    Age 75
    83.0
    85.4
    118
    84
    Age 80
    85.7
    87.5
    125
    86
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.6
    110
    86
     
     
    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
    154.33
    45
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    126.34
    3
    3. Stroke
    75.02
    107
    4. Prostate Cancer
    56.27
    6
    5. Violence
    31.74
    9
    6. Breast Cancer
    26.15
    14
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.74
    107
    8. Hypertension
    19.72
    55
    9. Kidney Disease
    17.87
    76
    10. HIV/AIDS
    17.09
    57
    11. Cervical Cancer
    14.93
    53
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    42
    13. Lung Disease
    14.10
    152
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    13.50
    26
    15. Suicide
    13.34
    39
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.52
    113
    17. Lung Cancers
    11.65
    97
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    10.78
    54
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.61
    79
    20. Other Injuries
    8.57
    86
    21. Liver Disease
    8.20
    142
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.64
    157
    23. Ovary Cancer
    7.41
    12
    24. Lymphomas
    6.93
    38
    25. Other Neoplasms
    6.77
    8
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    6.68
    42
    27. Uterin Cancer
    6.17
    8
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.84
    84
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.18
    59
    30. Asthma
    4.55
    90
    31. Stomach Cancer
    4.34
    120
    32. Leukemia
    4.29
    67
    33. Skin Disease
    4.04
    37
    34. Drownings
    3.74
    94
    35. Birth Trauma
    3.31
    85
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.30
    151
    37. Anemia
    3.03
    32
    38. Epilepsy
    2.92
    57
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.58
    37
    40. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    106
    41. Falls
    2.44
    156
    42. Bladder Cancer
    2.02
    86
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.90
    117
    44. Malnutrition
    1.74
    92
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.65
    125
    46. Fires
    1.44
    99
    47. Dengue
    1.43
    6
    48. Alcohol
    1.39
    106
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    139
    50. Meningitis
    1.09
    97
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,436
    21.41
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,009
    17.65
    3. Stroke
    1,168
    10.26
    4. Violence
    446
    3.92
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    383
    3.37
    6. Prostate Cancer
    368
    3.23
    7. Hypertension
    309
    2.72
    8. Kidney Disease
    281
    2.47
    9. HIV/AIDS
    259
    2.28
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    234
    2.06
    11. Breast Cancer
    228
    2.00
    12. Lung Disease
    218
    1.92
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    203
    1.78
    14. Suicide
    198
    1.74
    15. Lung Cancers
    189
    1.66
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    183
    1.61
    17. Liver Disease
    135
    1.19
    18. Cervical Cancer
    130
    1.14
    19. Other Injuries
    129
    1.13
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    127
    1.12
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    116
    1.02
    22. Lymphomas
    109
    0.96
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    106
    0.93
    24. Other Neoplasms
    105
    0.92
    25. Low Birth Weight
    93
    0.82
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    89
    0.78
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    81
    0.71
    28. Asthma
    70
    0.62
    29. Stomach Cancer
    69
    0.61
    30. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.57
    31. Leukemia
    62
    0.54
    32. Skin Disease
    62
    0.54
    33. Uterin Cancer
    54
    0.47
    34. Liver Cancer
    53
    0.47
    35. Drownings
    52
    0.46
    36. Anemia
    47
    0.41
    37. Epilepsy
    44
    0.39
    38. Oral Cancer
    40
    0.35
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    40
    0.35
    40. Falls
    37
    0.33
    41. Birth Trauma
    36
    0.32
    42. Bladder Cancer
    32
    0.28
    43. Tuberculosis
    31
    0.27
    44. Malnutrition
    27
    0.24
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25
    0.22
    46. Alcohol
    22
    0.19
    47. Dengue
    21
    0.18
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.18
    49. Fires
    20
    0.18
    50. Meningitis
    16
    0.14
     
     
    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
    56.27
    6
    2. Breast Cancer
    26.15
    14
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.93
    53
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    42
    5. Lung Cancers
    11.65
    97
    6. Ovary Cancer
    7.41
    12
    7. Lymphomas
    6.93
    38
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    6.68
    42
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    6.17
    8
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.34
    120
    11. Leukemia
    4.29
    67
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.30
    151
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    106
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.02
    86
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    139
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    161
     
     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.4
    61
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    10.8
    26.0
    123
    71
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.19
    37

     
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1,218,208
    154
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.03
    30
    Population 0-14
    19.3%
    139
    Population 15-64
    70.1%
    24
    Population 65 +
    10.7%
    62
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.70
    140
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.80
    66
    Fertility Rate
    1.71
    153
    Infant Mortality
    22.30
    72
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    178
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    124
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.07
    16
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    111
    Net Migration
    -5.90
    173
    Population Growth
    -0.20%
    178
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    49
    Literacy Male
    99.2%
    29
    Literacy Female
    98.7%
    31
    Unemployment
    4.1%
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    71.8
    106
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    63.3
    108
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $31,200
    43
     
     
     

    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.