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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 2014 updates, 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
    71.0
    79.0
    74.9
    48
    33
    41
    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
    57.30
    142
    2. Stroke
    46.28
    133
    3. Prostate Cancer
    31.71
    19
    4. Lung Cancers
    30.18
    21
    5. Breast Cancer
    26.76
    8
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.95
    100
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.82
    7
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.74
    17
    9. Lung Disease
    19.51
    81
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.41
    78
    11. Other Injuries
    13.24
    79
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.74
    131
    13. Suicide
    12.07
    51
    14. Kidney Disease
    11.76
    105
    15. Hypertension
    10.99
    130
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    10.68
    3
    17. Stomach Cancer
    9.29
    48
    18. Cervical Cancer
    9.11
    76
    19. Lymphomas
    7.50
    23
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.90
    89
    21. Other Neoplasms
    6.74
    10
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    6.24
    81
    23. HIV/AIDS
    5.99
    84
    24. Violence
    5.80
    82
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.51
    48
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Disease
    5.37
    152
    27. Leukemia
    5.27
    24
    28. Bladder Cancer
    5.26
    10
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.21
    37
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    4.50
    137
    31. Oral Cancer
    4.00
    64
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    3.90
    15
    33. Liver Cancer
    2.95
    152
    34. Drownings
    2.35
    111
    35. Low Birth Weight
    2.31
    146
    36. Asthma
    2.17
    112
    37. Uterin Cancer
    2.15
    81
    38. Skin Disease
    2.06
    78
    39. Epilepsy
    1.56
    107
    40. Alcohol
    1.36
    67
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.36
    126
    42. Malnutrition
    1.18
    105
    43. Fires
    1.08
    118
    44. Tuberculosis
    1.04
    129
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.04
    125
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.96
    62
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.91
    147
    48. Drug Use
    0.89
    94
    49. Falls
    0.83
    171
    50. Poisonings
    0.78
    116
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,117
    13.25
    2. Stroke
    2,696
    11.46
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,438
    6.11
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,316
    5.59
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,288
    5.47
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,144
    4.86
    7. Lung Disease
    1,076
    4.57
    8. Prostate Cancer
    727
    3.09
    9. Breast Cancer
    714
    3.03
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    694
    2.95
    11. Kidney Disease
    689
    2.93
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    667
    2.83
    13. Hypertension
    644
    2.74
    14. Other Injuries
    608
    2.58
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    549
    2.33
    16. Suicide
    469
    1.99
    17. Stomach Cancer
    463
    1.97
    18. Lymphomas
    381
    1.62
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    365
    1.55
    20. Other Neoplasms
    337
    1.43
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    332
    1.41
    22. Bladder Cancer
    292
    1.24
    23. Leukemia
    260
    1.11
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    256
    1.09
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    1.03
      Deaths %
    26. Liver Disease
    240
    1.02
    27. HIV/AIDS
    207
    0.88
    28. Violence
    206
    0.88
    29. Cervical Cancer
    204
    0.87
    30. Oral Cancer
    186
    0.79
    31. Liver Cancer
    150
    0.64
    32. Ovary Cancer
    141
    0.60
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    132
    0.56
    34. Skin Disease
    121
    0.51
    35. Asthma
    101
    0.43
    36. Drownings
    82
    0.35
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    77
    0.33
    38. Uterin Cancer
    75
    0.32
    39. Epilepsy
    68
    0.29
    40. Malnutrition
    65
    0.28
    41. Low Birth Weight
    64
    0.27
    42. Alcohol
    56
    0.24
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    54
    0.23
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    53
    0.23
    45. Skin Cancers
    52
    0.22
    46. Drug Use
    45
    0.19
    47. Tuberculosis
    45
    0.19
    48. Fires
    44
    0.19
    49. Anemia
    41
    0.18
    50. Falls
    40
    0.17
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    31.71
    19
    2. Lung Cancers
    30.18
    21
    3. Breast Cancer
    26.76
    8
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.82
    7
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.68
    3
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.29
    48
    7. Cervical Cancer
    9.11
    76
    8. Lymphomas
    7.50
    23
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.51
    48
    10. Leukemia
    5.27
    24
    11. Bladder Cancer
    5.26
    10
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.21
    37
    13. Oral Cancer
    4.00
    64
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.95
    152
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.15
    81
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.04
    125
     
     
    Uruguay URUGUAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.0
    79
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    26.7
    19.4
    86
    32
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.5
    30.6
    53
    50
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.545
    28

     
    Uruguay URUGUAY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3,351,016
    132
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.94
    164
    Population 0-14
    20.4 %
    130
    Population 15-64
    65.4 %
    100
    Population 65 +
    14.1 %
    43
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.00
    140
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    55
    Fertility Rate
    1.81
    132
    Infant Mortality
    8.50
    139
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.04
    129
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    139
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.66
    158
    Net Migration
    -0.90
    119
    Population Growth
    0.27 %
    154
    Literacy Total
    98.1 %
    55
    Literacy Male
    98.2 %
    43
    Literacy Female
    98.8 %
    27
    Unemployment
    7.5 %
    101
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    77.0
    44
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    67.9
    46
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $21,800
    58
     
     
     

    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.