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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 2014 updates, 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
    70.5
    76.2
    73.3
    53
    54
    52
    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
    99.94
    69
    2. Stroke
    48.69
    131
    3. Violence
    47.04
    3
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    42.02
    42
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    41.06
    3
    6. Prostate Cancer
    23.75
    42
    7. Hypertension
    21.03
    48
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.31
    123
    9. Lung Disease
    15.11
    116
    10. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    76
    11. Breast Cancer
    14.58
    99
    12. Cervical Cancer
    13.19
    52
    13. Kidney Disease
    11.21
    107
    14. Liver Disease
    11.02
    109
    15. Other Neoplasms
    9.18
    1
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.16
    49
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.37
    107
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.87
    93
    19. Low Birth Weight
    6.76
    96
    20. Other Injuries
    6.51
    133
    21. HIV/AIDS
    6.31
    79
    22. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    112
    23. Ovary Cancer
    4.16
    88
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    4.10
    73
    25. Lymphomas
    3.84
    111
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Leukemia
    3.25
    106
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.23
    92
    28. Falls
    3.17
    123
    29. Chagas disease
    3.14
    1
    30. Suicide
    2.70
    155
    31. Birth Trauma
    2.41
    106
    32. Maternal Conditions
    2.25
    72
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.20
    118
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.13
    111
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    120
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    1.98
    148
    37. Epilepsy
    1.88
    86
    38. Drownings
    1.81
    126
    39. Skin Cancers
    1.68
    79
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.68
    116
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.53
    172
    42. Uterin Cancer
    1.40
    117
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.39
    120
    44. Malnutrition
    1.34
    100
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.29
    135
    46. Asthma
    1.09
    135
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    0.99
    118
    48. Alcohol
    0.97
    80
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.89
    65
    50. Drug Use
    0.88
    96
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,199
    17.92
    2. Violence
    14,365
    11.09
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,112
    9.35
    4. Stroke
    11,060
    8.54
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,790
    7.56
    6. Hypertension
    4,690
    3.62
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,538
    3.50
    8. Lung Cancers
    3,490
    2.69
    9. Lung Disease
    3,363
    2.60
    10. Liver Disease
    2,826
    2.18
    11. Kidney Disease
    2,665
    2.06
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,405
    1.86
    13. Prostate Cancer
    2,396
    1.85
    14. Low Birth Weight
    2,251
    1.74
    15. Other Neoplasms
    2,225
    1.72
    16. Stomach Cancer
    2,153
    1.66
    17. Breast Cancer
    1,904
    1.47
    18. Other Injuries
    1,890
    1.46
    19. HIV/AIDS
    1,806
    1.40
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,750
    1.35
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,639
    1.27
    22. Liver Cancer
    1,004
    0.77
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    984
    0.76
    24. Lymphomas
    959
    0.74
    25. Diarrhoeal diseases
    885
    0.68
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    868
    0.67
    27. Birth Trauma
    801
    0.62
    28. Falls
    777
    0.60
    29. Suicide
    773
    0.60
    30. Chagas disease
    715
    0.55
    31. Maternal Conditions
    695
    0.54
    32. Drownings
    558
    0.43
    33. Ovary Cancer
    542
    0.42
    34. Tuberculosis
    533
    0.41
    35. Epilepsy
    517
    0.40
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    512
    0.40
    37. Oral Cancer
    500
    0.39
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    468
    0.36
    39. Skin Cancers
    394
    0.30
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    391
    0.30
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    371
    0.29
    42. Malnutrition
    328
    0.25
    43. Bladder Cancer
    316
    0.24
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    309
    0.24
    45. Asthma
    277
    0.21
    46. Alcohol
    268
    0.21
    47. Drug Use
    245
    0.19
    48. Meningitis
    232
    0.18
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    215
    0.17
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    208
    0.16
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    23.75
    42
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    76
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.58
    99
    4. Cervical Cancer
    13.19
    52
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.16
    49
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.87
    93
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    112
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.16
    88
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.10
    73
    10. Lymphomas
    3.84
    111
    11. Leukemia
    3.25
    106
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    120
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.68
    79
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.40
    117
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.39
    120
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.29
    135
     
     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.3
    56
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.3
    29.4
    76
    56
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.084
    42

     
    Venezuela VENEZUELA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    30,912,302
    43
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    27.7 %
    85
    Population 15-64
    65.5 %
    94
    Population 65 +
    6.8 %
    89
    Birth Rate / 1000
    19.20
    84
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.20
    161
    Fertility Rate
    2.35
    79
    Infant Mortality
    12.50
    110
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    123
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    91
    Net Migration
    -1.20
    126
    Population Growth
    1.28 %
    79
    Literacy Total
    95.5 %
    77
    Literacy Male
    96.4 %
    61
    Literacy Female
    96.2 %
    49
    Unemployment
    6.8 %
    108
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.1
    85
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.2
    84
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $16,100
    75
     
     
     

    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.