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HEALTH PROFILE : Tunisia

Tunisia
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Tunisia

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Tunisia 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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    Tunisia TUNISIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.1
    49.1
    48.6
    98
    102
    99
    1970
    53.7
    54.7
    54.2
    98
    107
    101
    1980
    61.4
    63.5
    62.4
    84
    96
    91
    1990
    68.6
    72.1
    70.3
    47
    78
    58
    2000
    70.6
    75.6
    72.9
    49
    57
    51
    2010
    72.5
    77.3
    74.8
    54
    63
    58
    2016
    74.1
    78.1
    76.0
    50
    74
    58
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.1
    78.1
    50
    74
    Age 5
    75.1
    79.0
    50
    75
    Age 10
    75.2
    79.1
    50
    73
    Age 15
    75.3
    79.2
    50
    73
    Age 20
    75.4
    79.3
    52
    74
    Age 25
    75.6
    79.4
    51
    75
    Age 30
    75.8
    79.5
    54
    75
    Age 35
    76.0
    79.7
    58
    75
    Age 40
    76.2
    79.9
    63
    75
    Age 45
    76.4
    80.1
    71
    76
    Age 50
    76.9
    80.5
    72
    78
    Age 55
    77.6
    80.9
    74
    79
    Age 60
    78.5
    81.6
    79
    80
    Age 65
    79.8
    82.4
    79
    82
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.5
    86
    86
    Age 75
    83.6
    85.2
    87
    91
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.4
    94
    90
    Age 85
    89.6
    90.3
    95
    95
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA 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
    107.16
    108
    2. Stroke
    98.12
    72
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    72.23
    21
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    46.99
    6
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.53
    93
    6. Kidney Disease
    27.58
    33
    7. Lung Disease
    23.54
    81
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.51
    66
    9. Lung Cancers
    15.25
    77
    10. Liver Disease
    13.05
    102
    11. Breast Cancer
    10.97
    148
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.37
    91
    13. Prostate Cancer
    8.05
    146
    14. Hypertension
    7.51
    136
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.27
    64
    16. Asthma
    7.11
    79
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.98
    105
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.78
    95
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    5.66
    90
    20. Other Injuries
    5.55
    134
    21. Lymphomas
    5.41
    85
    22. Suicide
    5.36
    145
    23. Other Neoplasms
    4.19
    40
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    33
    25. Skin Disease
    3.90
    43
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.83
    133
    27. Falls
    3.59
    124
    28. Drug Use
    3.56
    24
    29. Leukemia
    3.10
    122
    30. Birth Trauma
    2.97
    91
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.81
    154
    32. Oral Cancer
    2.39
    108
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.15
    114
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.07
    113
    35. Pancreas Cancer
    2.00
    130
    36. Epilepsy
    1.82
    86
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.80
    164
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.76
    122
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.61
    58
    40. Violence
    1.52
    149
    41. Drownings
    1.47
    137
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.36
    114
    43. Fires
    1.16
    111
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.15
    92
    45. Liver Cancer
    1.09
    182
    46. Alcohol
    1.05
    123
    47. Malnutrition
    0.82
    111
    48. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    165
    49. Meningitis
    0.70
    115
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.64
    152
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,861
    17.92
    2. Stroke
    10,787
    16.30
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,965
    12.04
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,082
    7.68
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,586
    5.42
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,057
    4.62
    7. Lung Disease
    2,591
    3.92
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,583
    3.90
    9. Lung Cancers
    1,742
    2.63
    10. Liver Disease
    1,471
    2.22
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    925
    1.40
    12. Hypertension
    822
    1.24
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    815
    1.23
    14. Asthma
    792
    1.20
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    790
    1.19
    16. Low Birth Weight
    751
    1.13
    17. Breast Cancer
    668
    1.01
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    631
    0.95
    19. Other Injuries
    625
    0.94
    20. Suicide
    614
    0.93
    21. Lymphomas
    610
    0.92
    22. Other Neoplasms
    471
    0.71
    23. Bladder Cancer
    444
    0.67
    24. Stomach Cancer
    434
    0.66
    25. Skin Disease
    426
    0.64
      Deaths %
    26. Drug Use
    403
    0.61
    27. Falls
    397
    0.60
    28. Prostate Cancer
    387
    0.58
    29. Leukemia
    346
    0.52
    30. Birth Trauma
    329
    0.50
    31. Oral Cancer
    275
    0.42
    32. Tuberculosis
    235
    0.36
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    235
    0.36
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    227
    0.34
    35. Epilepsy
    208
    0.31
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    195
    0.29
    37. Violence
    176
    0.27
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    175
    0.26
    39. Ovary Cancer
    170
    0.26
    40. Drownings
    166
    0.25
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    155
    0.23
    42. Maternal Conditions
    134
    0.20
    43. Fires
    129
    0.19
    44. Liver Cancer
    121
    0.18
    45. Alcohol
    119
    0.18
    46. Cervical Cancer
    109
    0.16
    47. Malnutrition
    89
    0.13
    48. Meningitis
    78
    0.12
    49. HIV/AIDS
    76
    0.11
    50. Skin Cancers
    71
    0.11
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    15.25
    77
    2. Breast Cancer
    10.97
    148
    3. Prostate Cancer
    8.05
    146
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.98
    105
    5. Lymphomas
    5.41
    85
    6. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    33
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.83
    133
    8. Leukemia
    3.10
    122
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    2.81
    154
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.39
    108
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.00
    130
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.80
    164
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.09
    182
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    165
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.64
    152
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.53
    176
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.9
    151
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.1
    34.3
    82
    29
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.59
    105

     
    Tunisia TUNISIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    11,403,800
    78
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    92
    Population 0-14
    25.2%
    103
    Population 15-64
    66.9%
    63
    Population 65 +
    8.0%
    77
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.20
    90
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.30
    135
    Fertility Rate
    2.23
    91
    Infant Mortality
    12.10
    113
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    22
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.07
    17
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    142
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    30
    Net Migration
    -1.70
    134
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    109
    Literacy Total
    81.8%
    133
    Literacy Male
    89.6%
    89
    Literacy Female
    74.2%
    104
    Unemployment
    13.0%
    48
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.0
    58
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.3
    73
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $12,000
    102
     
     
     

    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.