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HEALTH PROFILE : Uruguay

Uruguay
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Uruguay

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Uruguay 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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    Uruguay URUGUAY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.9
    71.2
    68.0
    32
    28
    33
    1970
    65.6
    72.1
    68.8
    44
    38
    38
    1980
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    41
    41
    40
    1990
    69.0
    76.5
    72.6
    44
    34
    38
    2000
    71.2
    78.9
    75.1
    43
    33
    35
    2010
    72.7
    79.7
    76.3
    51
    40
    40
    2015
    73.3
    80.4
    77.0
    56
    40
    44
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.3
    80.4
    56
    40
    Age 5
    74.1
    81.2
    56
    40
    Age 10
    74.2
    81.3
    60
    40
    Age 15
    74.3
    81.3
    59
    40
    Age 20
    74.7
    81.5
    57
    40
    Age 25
    75.1
    81.6
    55
    40
    Age 30
    75.5
    81.8
    56
    39
    Age 35
    75.9
    82.0
    56
    39
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.3
    58
    38
    Age 45
    76.7
    82.6
    60
    38
    Age 50
    77.3
    83.1
    60
    36
    Age 55
    78.1
    83.7
    65
    35
    Age 60
    79.1
    84.5
    65
    33
    Age 65
    80.6
    85.6
    63
    32
    Age 70
    82.3
    86.9
    65
    31
    Age 75
    84.6
    88.6
    63
    15
    Age 80
    87.2
    90.6
    64
    8
    Age 85
    90.4
    93.1
    62
    7
    Age 90
    93.9
    96.0
    55
    11
    Age 95
    97.9
    99.2
    55
    12
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.5
    27
    37
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY 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
    70.98
    159
    2. Stroke
    45.51
    141
    3. Lung Disease
    33.57
    40
    4. Prostate Cancer
    29.53
    27
    5. Lung Cancers
    27.60
    22
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26.73
    102
    7. Breast Cancer
    26.72
    13
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.55
    60
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.83
    6
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.49
    97
    11. Other Injuries
    15.71
    34
    12. Suicide
    15.31
    27
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.25
    137
    14. Kidney Disease
    13.38
    97
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    10.74
    2
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.78
    45
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    61
    18. Lymphomas
    7.82
    18
    19. Violence
    7.65
    73
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.59
    107
    21. Hypertension
    7.14
    139
    22. Cervical Cancer
    6.31
    112
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.95
    78
    24. HIV/AIDS
    5.83
    84
    25. Other Neoplasms
    5.69
    14
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.28
    59
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.13
    39
    28. Leukemia
    4.90
    36
    29. Bladder Cancer
    4.55
    18
    30. Liver Disease
    4.47
    167
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    3.72
    18
    32. Skin Disease
    3.39
    52
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.25
    143
    34. Oral Cancer
    3.16
    82
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2.80
    64
    36. Asthma
    2.68
    110
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.67
    103
    38. Liver Cancer
    2.46
    173
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    40
    40. Drownings
    2.27
    120
    41. Alcohol
    1.47
    96
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.41
    125
    43. Malnutrition
    1.35
    99
    44. Epilepsy
    1.35
    119
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.23
    134
    46. Fires
    1.14
    112
    47. Anemia
    1.11
    60
    48. Encephalitis
    1.00
    63
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.90
    153
    50. Falls
    0.89
    180
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,194
    15.58
    2. Stroke
    2,718
    10.10
    3. Lung Disease
    2,015
    7.49
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,590
    5.91
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,413
    5.25
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,408
    5.23
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,167
    4.34
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    880
    3.27
    9. Kidney Disease
    812
    3.02
    10. Other Injuries
    783
    2.91
    11. Breast Cancer
    774
    2.88
    12. Prostate Cancer
    698
    2.59
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    598
    2.22
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    586
    2.18
    15. Suicide
    583
    2.17
    16. Stomach Cancer
    530
    1.97
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    457
    1.70
    18. Hypertension
    437
    1.62
    19. Lymphomas
    414
    1.54
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    319
    1.19
    21. Other Neoplasms
    315
    1.17
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    278
    1.03
    23. Bladder Cancer
    268
    1.00
    24. Violence
    261
    0.97
    25. Leukemia
    258
    0.96
      Deaths %
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    0.90
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    220
    0.82
    28. Liver Disease
    210
    0.78
    29. Skin Disease
    206
    0.77
    30. HIV/AIDS
    201
    0.75
    31. Cervical Cancer
    176
    0.65
    32. Oral Cancer
    157
    0.58
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    154
    0.57
    34. Asthma
    152
    0.56
    35. Ovary Cancer
    151
    0.56
    36. Liver Cancer
    134
    0.50
    37. Skin Cancers
    127
    0.47
    38. Low Birth Weight
    88
    0.33
    39. Drownings
    80
    0.30
    40. Uterin Cancer
    78
    0.29
    41. Malnutrition
    77
    0.29
    42. Alcohol
    70
    0.26
    43. Anemia
    69
    0.26
    44. Tuberculosis
    64
    0.24
    45. Epilepsy
    60
    0.22
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    49
    0.18
    47. Fires
    47
    0.17
    48. Encephalitis
    42
    0.16
    49. Falls
    42
    0.16
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    39
    0.14
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.53
    27
    2. Lung Cancers
    27.60
    22
    3. Breast Cancer
    26.72
    13
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.83
    6
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.74
    2
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.78
    45
    7. Lymphomas
    7.82
    18
    8. Cervical Cancer
    6.31
    112
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.28
    59
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.13
    39
    11. Leukemia
    4.90
    36
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.55
    18
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.16
    82
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.80
    64
    15. Liver Cancer
    2.46
    173
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    40
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.8
    29
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    26.7
    19.4
    86
    32
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.9
    30.6
    34
    42
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.38
    30

     
    Uruguay URUGUAY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3,360,148
    131
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.94
    176
    Population 0-14
    20.2%
    132
    Population 15-64
    65.6%
    94
    Population 65 +
    14.3%
    46
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.00
    138
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    57
    Fertility Rate
    1.80
    135
    Infant Mortality
    8.30
    141
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.04
    138
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    129
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    138
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.67
    161
    Net Migration
    -0.90
    119
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    156
    Literacy Total
    98.5%
    56
    Literacy Male
    98.1%
    46
    Literacy Female
    98.9%
    27
    Unemployment
    7.3%
    94
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    77.0
    44
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    67.9
    46
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $22,400
    61
     
     
     

    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.