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Viet Nam
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Viet Nam

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Viet Nam 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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    Viet Nam VIET NAM LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.6
    46.3
    44.4
    123
    119
    120
    1970
    46.9
    51.9
    49.4
    129
    118
    123
    1980
    55.5
    59.9
    57.7
    119
    114
    116
    1990
    64.1
    67.7
    65.9
    95
    108
    103
    2000
    70.3
    73.9
    72.1
    55
    76
    62
    2010
    70.3
    80.1
    75.2
    81
    36
    51
    2015
    71.3
    80.7
    76.0
    83
    39
    56
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.3
    80.7
    83
    39
    Age 5
    73.0
    82.2
    76
    33
    Age 10
    73.2
    82.3
    76
    32
    Age 15
    73.4
    82.4
    76
    32
    Age 20
    73.7
    82.5
    74
    32
    Age 25
    74.1
    82.7
    74
    32
    Age 30
    74.6
    82.8
    73
    32
    Age 35
    75.1
    83.0
    72
    32
    Age 40
    75.6
    83.2
    68
    31
    Age 45
    76.3
    83.5
    67
    30
    Age 50
    77.1
    83.8
    68
    30
    Age 55
    78.2
    84.2
    60
    31
    Age 60
    79.5
    84.9
    58
    31
    Age 65
    81.1
    85.8
    57
    31
    Age 70
    83.1
    87.0
    50
    25
    Age 75
    85.5
    88.6
    46
    13
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.6
    27
    7
    Age 85
    91.5
    93.1
    13
    8
    Age 90
    95.0
    96.1
    7
    7
    Age 95
    98.9
    99.5
    7
    9
    Age 100
    103.1
    103.4
    5
    8
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    139.75
    30
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.28
    159
    3. Lung Disease
    31.91
    29
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    30.57
    86
    5. Liver Cancer
    24.00
    6
    6. Lung Cancers
    23.31
    45
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.10
    45
    8. Tuberculosis
    20.28
    49
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.08
    110
    10. Liver Disease
    16.87
    80
    11. Stomach Cancer
    15.19
    22
    12. Kidney Disease
    13.00
    98
    13. Other Injuries
    11.82
    85
    14. HIV/AIDS
    11.46
    67
    15. Hypertension
    11.01
    129
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    9.81
    51
    17. Breast Cancer
    9.15
    153
    18. Falls
    8.94
    49
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.48
    80
    20. Asthma
    8.16
    60
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.99
    92
    22. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.79
    74
    23. Drownings
    5.94
    50
    24. Oral Cancer
    5.67
    31
    25. Suicide
    5.09
    123
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Cervical Cancer
    4.87
    119
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    4.04
    110
    28. Leukemia
    3.77
    92
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.66
    92
    30. Malnutrition
    3.44
    75
    31. Meningitis
    3.42
    69
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.40
    142
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.25
    74
    34. Violence
    3.24
    108
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.98
    161
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.93
    77
    37. Birth Trauma
    2.85
    97
    38. Lymphomas
    2.78
    130
    39. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.66
    98
    40. Epilepsy
    2.14
    79
    41. Fires
    1.97
    93
    42. Skin Disease
    1.88
    84
    43. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    162
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.72
    99
    45. Appendicitis
    1.05
    47
    46. Other Neoplasms
    1.03
    151
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    0.98
    152
    48. Measles
    0.97
    47
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.93
    130
    50. Poisonings
    0.93
    106
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    112,626
    23.90
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    36,533
    7.75
    3. Lung Disease
    25,542
    5.42
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,952
    5.29
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    21,337
    4.53
    6. Liver Cancer
    20,223
    4.29
    7. Lung Cancers
    19,012
    4.03
    8. Tuberculosis
    17,095
    3.63
    9. Liver Disease
    14,118
    3.00
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,603
    2.89
    11. Stomach Cancer
    12,475
    2.65
    12. HIV/AIDS
    11,013
    2.34
    13. Kidney Disease
    10,561
    2.24
    14. Other Injuries
    10,337
    2.19
    15. Hypertension
    8,848
    1.88
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    8,019
    1.70
    17. Falls
    7,432
    1.58
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6,893
    1.46
    19. Asthma
    6,559
    1.39
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,706
    1.21
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,584
    1.18
    22. Drownings
    5,230
    1.11
    23. Oral Cancer
    4,758
    1.01
    24. Suicide
    4,600
    0.98
    25. Breast Cancer
    4,172
    0.89
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    3,366
    0.71
    27. Leukemia
    3,304
    0.70
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,045
    0.65
    29. Violence
    3,037
    0.64
    30. Meningitis
    2,887
    0.61
    31. Malnutrition
    2,815
    0.60
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,792
    0.59
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,639
    0.56
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,500
    0.53
    35. Birth Trauma
    2,318
    0.49
    36. Lymphomas
    2,310
    0.49
    37. Cervical Cancer
    2,213
    0.47
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,169
    0.46
    39. Epilepsy
    1,876
    0.40
    40. Fires
    1,668
    0.35
    41. Skin Disease
    1,540
    0.33
    42. Prostate Cancer
    870
    0.18
    43. Appendicitis
    862
    0.18
    44. Other Neoplasms
    845
    0.18
    45. Poisonings
    823
    0.17
    46. Ovary Cancer
    800
    0.17
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    794
    0.17
    48. Measles
    792
    0.17
    49. Uterin Cancer
    780
    0.17
    50. Skin Cancers
    761
    0.16
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    24.00
    6
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.31
    45
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.19
    22
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.15
    153
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.99
    92
    6. Oral Cancer
    5.67
    31
    7. Cervical Cancer
    4.87
    119
    8. Leukemia
    3.77
    92
      Rate World Rank
    9. Prostate Cancer
    2.98
    161
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.93
    77
    11. Lymphomas
    2.78
    130
    12. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    162
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.72
    99
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.98
    152
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.93
    130
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.60
    165
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.7
    51
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    47.1
    1.3
    23
    114
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    2.3
    4.8
    171
    184
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.061
    91

     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    95,261,021
    15
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    23.8 %
    113
    Population 15-64
    70.2 %
    22
    Population 65 +
    6.0 %
    99
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.70
    116
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.90
    148
    Fertility Rate
    1.82
    131
    Infant Mortality
    17.80
    94
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.11
    4
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.11
    8
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    83
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.63
    172
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    97
    Population Growth
    0.95 %
    108
    Literacy Total
    93.4 %
    97
    Literacy Male
    96.3 %
    62
    Literacy Female
    92.8 %
    71
    Unemployment
    3.5 %
    154
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.0
    56
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.6
    68
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $6,100
    130
     
     
     

    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.