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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 2014 updates, 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
    74.7
    72.6
    52
    68
    56
    2010
    72.5
    77.3
    74.8
    54
    63
    58
    2015
    73.0
    77.8
    75.3
    61
    78
    65
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    77.8
    61
    78
    Age 5
    74.1
    78.8
    59
    75
    Age 10
    74.2
    78.9
    59
    74
    Age 15
    74.3
    79.0
    60
    72
    Age 20
    74.5
    79.1
    62
    73
    Age 25
    74.7
    79.2
    63
    73
    Age 30
    74.9
    79.3
    67
    75
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.4
    73
    75
    Age 40
    75.3
    79.6
    75
    74
    Age 45
    75.6
    79.9
    80
    76
    Age 50
    76.1
    80.3
    83
    77
    Age 55
    76.9
    80.7
    82
    80
    Age 60
    77.9
    81.4
    82
    81
    Age 65
    79.3
    82.3
    86
    82
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.4
    92
    89
    Age 75
    83.3
    85.1
    97
    93
    Age 80
    86.1
    87.3
    100
    93
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.3
    103
    94
    Age 90
    93.3
    93.8
    99
    92
    Age 95
    97.5
    97.9
    92
    88
    Age 100
    102.0
    102.2
    91
    75
     
     
    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
    151.38
    32
    2. Stroke
    92.10
    85
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.36
    79
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.40
    106
    5. Hypertension
    19.00
    66
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.61
    75
    7. Lung Disease
    16.45
    106
    8. Malnutrition
    15.54
    40
    9. Lung Cancers
    15.21
    71
    10. Kidney Disease
    13.65
    94
    11. Breast Cancer
    11.25
    127
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.99
    75
    13. Other Injuries
    8.60
    112
    14. Liver Disease
    8.25
    125
    15. Prostate Cancer
    7.95
    138
    16. Low Birth Weight
    7.29
    92
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.09
    90
    18. Asthma
    6.60
    73
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.06
    106
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.92
    64
    21. Lymphomas
    5.55
    64
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    4.51
    105
    23. Other Neoplasms
    4.35
    26
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.07
    34
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.94
    123
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Birth Trauma
    3.43
    87
    27. Leukemia
    3.22
    108
    28. Tuberculosis
    3.01
    102
    29. Ovary Cancer
    2.84
    139
    30. Falls
    2.60
    133
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.51
    97
    32. Suicide
    2.35
    158
    33. Violence
    2.10
    128
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    115
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.03
    104
    36. Fires
    1.95
    94
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.91
    156
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.78
    118
    39. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.77
    128
    40. Meningitis
    1.65
    96
    41. Drownings
    1.44
    135
    42. Poisonings
    1.21
    88
    43. Liver Cancer
    1.09
    171
    44. Epilepsy
    1.04
    132
    45. Skin Disease
    0.90
    116
    46. Uterin Cancer
    0.87
    156
    47. Maternal Conditions
    0.75
    97
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    0.72
    140
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    149
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.54
    165
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,138
    28.30
    2. Stroke
    9,167
    17.14
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,918
    5.46
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,154
    4.03
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,007
    3.75
    6. Hypertension
    1,890
    3.53
    7. Lung Disease
    1,630
    3.05
    8. Malnutrition
    1,575
    2.94
    9. Lung Cancers
    1,552
    2.90
    10. Kidney Disease
    1,377
    2.57
    11. Other Injuries
    927
    1.73
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    926
    1.73
    13. Liver Disease
    844
    1.58
    14. Low Birth Weight
    750
    1.40
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    721
    1.35
    16. Asthma
    660
    1.23
    17. Breast Cancer
    623
    1.16
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    616
    1.15
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    599
    1.12
    20. Lymphomas
    566
    1.06
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    457
    0.85
    22. Other Neoplasms
    438
    0.82
    23. Bladder Cancer
    402
    0.75
    24. Stomach Cancer
    401
    0.75
    25. Birth Trauma
    353
    0.66
      Deaths %
    26. Prostate Cancer
    353
    0.66
    27. Leukemia
    332
    0.62
    28. Tuberculosis
    315
    0.59
    29. Falls
    271
    0.51
    30. Suicide
    262
    0.49
    31. Oral Cancer
    261
    0.49
    32. Violence
    234
    0.44
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    206
    0.39
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    206
    0.38
    35. Fires
    205
    0.38
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    179
    0.34
    37. Alzheimers/Dementia
    174
    0.33
    38. Meningitis
    170
    0.32
    39. Drownings
    158
    0.30
    40. Ovary Cancer
    154
    0.29
    41. Poisonings
    128
    0.24
    42. Epilepsy
    112
    0.21
    43. Liver Cancer
    108
    0.20
    44. Cervical Cancer
    103
    0.19
    45. Skin Disease
    89
    0.17
    46. Maternal Conditions
    87
    0.16
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    71
    0.13
    48. Skin Cancers
    61
    0.11
    49. HIV/AIDS
    56
    0.10
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    55
    0.10
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    15.21
    71
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.25
    127
    3. Prostate Cancer
    7.95
    138
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.09
    90
    5. Lymphomas
    5.55
    64
    6. Bladder Cancer
    4.07
    34
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.94
    123
    8. Leukemia
    3.22
    108
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    2.84
    139
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.51
    97
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    115
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.91
    156
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.09
    171
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.87
    156
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    149
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.54
    165
     
     
    Tunisia TUNISIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.2
    161
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.3
    33.8
    76
    35
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.045
    92

     
    Tunisia TUNISIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    11,134,588
    79
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    23.0 %
    117
    Population 15-64
    68.8 %
    46
    Population 65 +
    8.2 %
    71
    Birth Rate / 1000
    16.40
    106
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.00
    144
    Fertility Rate
    1.98
    113
    Infant Mortality
    21.60
    79
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    11
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    150
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.97
    14
    Net Migration
    -1.70
    134
    Population Growth
    0.86 %
    114
    Literacy Total
    79.1 %
    136
    Literacy Male
    89.6 %
    87
    Literacy Female
    74.2 %
    102
    Unemployment
    15.2 %
    46
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.3
    65
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.7
    64
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $11,600
    100
     
     
     

    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.