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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, 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
    59.9
    67.9
    63.8
    129
    119
    122
    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
    411.10
    1
    2. Stroke
    170.80
    6
    3. Liver Disease
    54.60
    5
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.30
    94
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.69
    65
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.97
    114
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.73
    2
    8. Kidney Disease
    18.92
    69
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.64
    93
    10. Hypertension
    17.64
    60
    11. Low Birth Weight
    17.48
    33
    12. Stomach Cancer
    16.99
    11
    13. Lung Disease
    16.94
    141
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    13.89
    20
    15. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    93
    16. Birth Trauma
    12.32
    41
    17. Breast Cancer
    10.34
    155
    18. Other Injuries
    10.34
    69
    19. Suicide
    10.34
    86
    20. Tuberculosis
    10.17
    72
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9.13
    67
    22. Liver Cancer
    7.00
    59
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.35
    110
    24. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    117
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.43
    97
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Fires
    5.08
    43
    27. Drownings
    5.08
    76
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.75
    38
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    57
    30. Violence
    4.08
    107
    31. Lymphomas
    4.00
    120
    32. Falls
    3.84
    121
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    82
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    3.34
    131
    35. Epilepsy
    3.20
    52
    36. Leukemia
    2.83
    126
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    117
    38. Ovary Cancer
    2.27
    165
    39. Meningitis
    2.12
    73
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.89
    98
    41. Alcohol
    1.85
    79
    42. Prostate Cancer
    1.85
    177
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    99
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.70
    123
    45. Asthma
    1.60
    126
    46. Encephalitis
    1.33
    43
    47. Drug Use
    1.27
    94
    48. Poisonings
    1.25
    71
    49. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    109
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.92
    57
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    13,169
    34.58
    2. Stroke
    5,737
    15.06
    3. Liver Disease
    2,322
    6.10
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,666
    4.37
    5. Low Birth Weight
    1,042
    2.74
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    933
    2.45
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    818
    2.15
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    763
    2.00
    9. Kidney Disease
    760
    2.00
    10. Birth Trauma
    734
    1.93
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    706
    1.85
    12. Stomach Cancer
    631
    1.66
    13. Hypertension
    605
    1.59
    14. Lung Disease
    584
    1.53
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    554
    1.45
    16. Lung Cancers
    542
    1.42
    17. Suicide
    539
    1.42
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    530
    1.39
    19. Other Injuries
    527
    1.38
    20. Tuberculosis
    468
    1.23
    21. Drownings
    279
    0.73
    22. Liver Cancer
    265
    0.70
    23. Fires
    265
    0.70
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    256
    0.67
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    244
    0.64
      Deaths %
    26. Breast Cancer
    238
    0.62
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    233
    0.61
    28. Violence
    225
    0.59
    29. Falls
    186
    0.49
    30. Lymphomas
    185
    0.49
    31. Epilepsy
    180
    0.47
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    178
    0.47
    33. Oral Cancer
    172
    0.45
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    150
    0.39
    35. Leukemia
    141
    0.37
    36. Cervical Cancer
    133
    0.35
    37. Meningitis
    116
    0.30
    38. Alcohol
    90
    0.24
    39. Other Neoplasms
    88
    0.23
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    84
    0.22
    41. Encephalitis
    76
    0.20
    42. Drug Use
    67
    0.18
    43. Poisonings
    64
    0.17
    44. Bladder Cancer
    63
    0.17
    45. Asthma
    61
    0.16
    46. Ovary Cancer
    52
    0.14
    47. Hepatitis B
    46
    0.12
    48. Skin Cancers
    42
    0.11
    49. Uterin Cancer
    40
    0.11
    50. Syphilis
    38
    0.10
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.73
    2
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.99
    11
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    93
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.34
    155
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.00
    59
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.35
    110
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    117
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    57
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lymphomas
    4.00
    120
    10. Leukemia
    2.83
    126
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    117
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.27
    165
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.89
    98
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1.85
    177
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    99
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    109
     
     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.4
    107
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    15.9
    20.9
    102
    111
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.64
    65

     
    Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5,351,277
    117
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    103
    Population 0-14
    25.8%
    100
    Population 15-64
    69.5%
    32
    Population 65 +
    4.7%
    119
    Birth Rate / 1000
    19.10
    81
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    142
    Fertility Rate
    2.07
    104
    Infant Mortality
    34.30
    55
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    121
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.03
    144
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    131
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    108
    Net Migration
    -1.80
    137
    Population Growth
    1.10%
    97
    Literacy Total
    99.7%
    22
    Literacy Male
    99.8%
    15
    Literacy Female
    99.6%
    18
    Unemployment
    11.0%
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    66.3
    132
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    59.8
    125
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $18,700
    70
     
     
     

    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.