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HEALTH PROFILE : Venezuela

Venezuela
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Venezuela

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Venezuela 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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    Venezuela VENEZUELA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.2
    61.5
    59.8
    61
    64
    62
    1970
    62.6
    67.8
    65.1
    62
    57
    59
    1980
    65.5
    71.4
    68.3
    59
    61
    58
    1990
    68.4
    74.2
    71.2
    51
    56
    50
    2000
    68.4
    77.1
    72.5
    77
    45
    62
    2010
    69.8
    77.8
    73.7
    90
    54
    75
    2015
    70.0
    78.5
    74.1
    94
    60
    85
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.0
    78.5
    94
    60
    Age 5
    71.2
    79.5
    97
    58
    Age 10
    71.2
    79.6
    98
    60
    Age 15
    71.4
    79.7
    98
    58
    Age 20
    72.3
    79.9
    95
    57
    Age 25
    73.5
    80.1
    82
    56
    Age 30
    74.5
    80.3
    74
    55
    Age 35
    75.3
    80.6
    67
    52
    Age 40
    76.0
    80.9
    61
    52
    Age 45
    76.6
    81.3
    63
    51
    Age 50
    77.3
    81.8
    62
    51
    Age 55
    78.1
    82.4
    62
    50
    Age 60
    79.4
    83.4
    61
    48
    Age 65
    80.9
    84.6
    62
    45
    Age 70
    82.4
    85.9
    61
    44
    Age 75
    84.6
    87.8
    64
    38
    Age 80
    87.3
    90.3
    62
    16
    Age 85
    90.5
    93.2
    59
    5
    Age 90
    94.2
    96.5
    36
    3
    Age 95
    98.3
    99.8
    25
    3
    Age 100
    102.6
    103.2
    18
    9
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA 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
    126.76
    75
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    56.83
    29
    3. Stroke
    53.59
    129
    4. Violence
    50.50
    3
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    42.18
    11
    6. Prostate Cancer
    29.16
    28
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.12
    114
    8. Lung Disease
    22.34
    92
    9. Breast Cancer
    19.38
    67
    10. Lung Cancers
    16.26
    75
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.00
    51
    12. Hypertension
    15.57
    71
    13. Kidney Disease
    11.95
    109
    14. Liver Disease
    10.48
    123
    15. Other Neoplasms
    10.39
    1
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.61
    47
    17. HIV/AIDS
    8.76
    73
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.40
    87
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    6.65
    122
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.58
    96
    21. Other Injuries
    6.51
    116
    22. Lymphomas
    4.94
    93
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    4.56
    73
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.38
    117
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    90
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.18
    84
    27. Falls
    4.09
    116
    28. Chagas disease
    3.68
    2
    29. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    30. Suicide
    3.13
    169
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    3.10
    135
    32. Tuberculosis
    3.08
    105
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.76
    174
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.67
    162
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.32
    107
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    118
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.19
    53
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.06
    75
    39. Malnutrition
    1.93
    90
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.88
    120
    41. Epilepsy
    1.70
    96
    42. Drownings
    1.68
    134
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    111
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    119
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    116
    46. Asthma
    1.50
    129
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.18
    79
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.86
    8
    49. Meningitis
    0.84
    106
    50. Malaria
    0.71
    53
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,427
    19.88
    2. Violence
    16,091
    10.18
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,193
    8.98
    4. Stroke
    13,185
    8.34
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,976
    8.21
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,231
    3.94
    7. Lung Disease
    5,390
    3.41
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,175
    2.64
    9. Hypertension
    3,793
    2.40
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3,053
    1.93
    11. Kidney Disease
    3,015
    1.91
    12. Liver Disease
    2,805
    1.77
    13. Breast Cancer
    2,774
    1.75
    14. Other Neoplasms
    2,692
    1.70
    15. HIV/AIDS
    2,664
    1.68
    16. Stomach Cancer
    2,455
    1.55
    17. Cervical Cancer
    2,299
    1.45
    18. Low Birth Weight
    2,197
    1.39
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    2,195
    1.39
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,139
    1.35
    21. Other Injuries
    1,888
    1.19
    22. Lymphomas
    1,305
    0.83
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,164
    0.74
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    1,158
    0.73
    25. Liver Cancer
    1,110
    0.70
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    1,053
    0.67
    27. Leukemia
    1,022
    0.65
    28. Suicide
    924
    0.58
    29. Chagas disease
    897
    0.57
    30. Tuberculosis
    833
    0.53
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    826
    0.52
    32. Birth Trauma
    775
    0.49
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    681
    0.43
    34. Maternal Conditions
    652
    0.41
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    647
    0.41
    36. Ovary Cancer
    621
    0.39
    37. Oral Cancer
    574
    0.36
    38. Skin Cancers
    548
    0.35
    39. Drownings
    525
    0.33
    40. Malnutrition
    517
    0.33
    41. Epilepsy
    491
    0.31
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    467
    0.30
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    415
    0.26
    44. Asthma
    395
    0.25
    45. Bladder Cancer
    385
    0.24
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    280
    0.18
    47. Meningitis
    257
    0.16
    48. Uterin Cancer
    236
    0.15
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    213
    0.13
    50. Malaria
    211
    0.13
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.16
    28
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.38
    67
    3. Lung Cancers
    16.26
    75
    4. Cervical Cancer
    16.00
    51
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.61
    47
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.40
    87
    7. Lymphomas
    4.94
    93
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.56
    73
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.38
    117
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    90
    11. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    118
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.19
    53
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    111
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    119
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    116
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.6
    105
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.4
    28.6
    56
    54
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.81
    98

     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    31,304,016
    42
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    85
    Population 0-14
    27.4%
    83
    Population 15-64
    65.5%
    95
    Population 65 +
    7.1%
    90
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.80
    85
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.30
    162
    Fertility Rate
    2.32
    82
    Infant Mortality
    12.20
    111
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    126
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    69
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    118
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.83
    69
    Net Migration
    -1.20
    125
    Population Growth
    1.20%
    90
    Literacy Total
    97.1%
    71
    Literacy Male
    97.0%
    58
    Literacy Female
    97.2%
    44
    Unemployment
    26.4%
    20
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.1
    85
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.2
    84
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $12,400
    98
     
     
     

    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.