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HEALTH PROFILE : Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan
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Turkmenistan

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Turkmenistan 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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    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    51.2
    58.3
    54.6
    86
    73
    79
    1970
    54.9
    62.1
    58.4
    92
    83
    87
    1980
    57.5
    64.6
    61.0
    109
    92
    98
    1990
    59.2
    67.1
    63.0
    126
    110
    115
    2000
    58.5
    66.9
    62.6
    134
    120
    125
    2010
    61.7
    70.1
    65.8
    138
    121
    130
    2015
    62.2
    70.5
    66.3
    143
    125
    132
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.2
    70.5
    143
    125
    Age 5
    66.0
    73.7
    146
    120
    Age 10
    66.5
    74.0
    147
    119
    Age 15
    66.7
    74.1
    149
    119
    Age 20
    66.9
    74.4
    155
    119
    Age 25
    67.3
    74.7
    156
    120
    Age 30
    67.8
    75.0
    159
    120
    Age 35
    68.4
    75.3
    166
    121
    Age 40
    69.1
    75.7
    168
    123
    Age 45
    70.0
    76.2
    172
    123
    Age 50
    71.1
    76.8
    173
    122
    Age 55
    72.6
    77.5
    175
    122
    Age 60
    74.5
    78.6
    175
    121
    Age 65
    76.9
    80.2
    170
    120
    Age 70
    79.5
    82.0
    153
    119
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.6
    120
    100
    Age 80
    85.8
    87.1
    118
    99
    Age 85
    89.5
    90.3
    101
    92
    Age 90
    93.4
    93.9
    96
    90
    Age 95
    97.6
    97.9
    85
    80
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    72
    62
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN 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
    461.09
    1
    2. Stroke
    173.84
    9
    3. Liver Disease
    58.78
    3
    4. Lung Disease
    40.37
    17
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39.18
    78
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.57
    103
    7. Other Injuries
    20.24
    38
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    20.02
    2
    9. Suicide
    19.70
    13
    10. Hypertension
    19.14
    64
    11. Stomach Cancer
    17.61
    12
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.41
    83
    13. Low Birth Weight
    16.43
    45
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    13.48
    61
    15. Violence
    12.80
    39
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    12.74
    6
    17. Lung Cancers
    12.12
    85
    18. Birth Trauma
    11.69
    53
    19. Tuberculosis
    10.56
    70
    20. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    140
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.18
    15
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.69
    59
    23. Kidney Disease
    9.67
    120
    24. Fires
    9.09
    36
    25. Drownings
    8.91
    25
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Cancer
    7.15
    59
    27. Cervical Cancer
    6.30
    107
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.16
    102
    29. Asthma
    6.03
    77
    30. Epilepsy
    5.13
    50
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.71
    51
    32. Oral Cancer
    4.26
    62
    33. Lymphomas
    3.85
    110
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    116
    35. Falls
    3.39
    119
    36. Meningitis
    3.31
    71
    37. Leukemia
    2.60
    127
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    2.28
    110
    39. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    153
    40. Poisonings
    1.96
    64
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.94
    88
    42. Alcohol
    1.92
    54
    43. Prostate Cancer
    1.82
    167
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.79
    95
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.52
    94
    46. Drug Use
    1.50
    65
    47. Other Neoplasms
    1.36
    138
    48. Malnutrition
    1.28
    102
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.25
    86
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.86
    8
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    14,902
    35.39
    2. Stroke
    5,575
    13.24
    3. Liver Disease
    2,357
    5.60
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,916
    4.55
    5. Lung Disease
    1,325
    3.15
    6. Other Injuries
    1,037
    2.46
    7. Suicide
    1,003
    2.38
    8. Low Birth Weight
    953
    2.26
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    877
    2.08
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    776
    1.84
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    720
    1.71
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    712
    1.69
    13. Birth Trauma
    678
    1.61
    14. Violence
    667
    1.58
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    660
    1.57
    16. Hypertension
    640
    1.52
    17. Stomach Cancer
    604
    1.43
    18. Drownings
    484
    1.15
    19. Lung Cancers
    459
    1.09
    20. Fires
    451
    1.07
    21. Tuberculosis
    433
    1.03
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    430
    1.02
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    418
    0.99
    24. Kidney Disease
    414
    0.98
    25. Epilepsy
    278
    0.66
      Deaths %
    26. Liver Cancer
    249
    0.59
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    227
    0.54
    28. Asthma
    224
    0.53
    29. Breast Cancer
    223
    0.53
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    192
    0.46
    31. Meningitis
    178
    0.42
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    175
    0.42
    33. Falls
    167
    0.40
    34. Lymphomas
    165
    0.39
    35. Oral Cancer
    155
    0.37
    36. Cervical Cancer
    129
    0.31
    37. Leukemia
    122
    0.29
    38. Poisonings
    97
    0.23
    39. Alcohol
    88
    0.21
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    0.18
    41. Drug Use
    72
    0.17
    42. Maternal Conditions
    69
    0.16
    43. Other Neoplasms
    64
    0.15
    44. Malnutrition
    62
    0.15
    45. Bladder Cancer
    58
    0.14
    46. Skin Cancers
    53
    0.13
    47. Ovary Cancer
    47
    0.11
    48. Schizophrenia
    40
    0.10
    49. Encephalitis
    39
    0.09
    50. Uterin Cancer
    37
    0.09
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Oesophagus Cancer
    20.02
    2
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.61
    12
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.12
    85
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    140
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.15
    59
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.30
    107
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.16
    102
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.26
    62
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lymphomas
    3.85
    110
    10. Leukemia
    2.60
    127
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.28
    110
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    153
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.94
    88
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1.82
    167
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.79
    95
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.52
    94
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.0
    108
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.1
    23.1
    100
    95
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.658
    62

     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5,291,317
    118
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    101
    Population 0-14
    26.0 %
    99
    Population 15-64
    69.5 %
    36
    Population 65 +
    4.6 %
    116
    Birth Rate / 1000
    19.30
    82
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    136
    Fertility Rate
    2.08
    101
    Infant Mortality
    35.50
    57
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.03
    132
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    133
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    105
    Net Migration
    -1.80
    137
    Population Growth
    1.13 %
    93
    Literacy Total
    99.6 %
    19
    Literacy Male
    99.8 %
    6
    Literacy Female
    99.6 %
    14
    Unemployment
    11.0 %
    71
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    66.3
    132
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    59.8
    125
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $15,600
    78
     
     
     

    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.