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HEALTH PROFILE : Viet Nam

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, 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
    68.5
    78.2
    73.4
    76
    35
    46
    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
    115.38
    50
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.84
    160
    3. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
    4. Lung Disease
    26.26
    64
    5. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    24.22
    104
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.60
    62
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.39
    117
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.18
    69
    10. Liver Disease
    17.85
    80
    11. Tuberculosis
    16.96
    61
    12. Kidney Disease
    16.25
    82
    13. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
    14. Falls
    14.26
    20
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.25
    62
    16. Hypertension
    10.11
    112
    17. Asthma
    9.19
    68
    18. Low Birth Weight
    9.08
    76
    19. HIV/AIDS
    8.92
    72
    20. Suicide
    7.27
    126
    21. Drownings
    7.01
    45
    22. Other Injuries
    6.57
    115
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.21
    82
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.71
    78
    29. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.89
    136
    31. Violence
    3.74
    116
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    83
    33. Birth Trauma
    3.04
    89
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
    36. Epilepsy
    2.35
    67
    37. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.55
    105
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
    40. Encephalitis
    1.49
    35
    41. Skin Disease
    1.39
    104
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.09
    158
    43. Alcohol
    0.96
    129
    44. Poisonings
    0.95
    82
    45. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
    46. Drug Use
    0.84
    124
    47. Maternal Conditions
    0.83
    102
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    111
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.55
    152
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    98,253
    19.46
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    58,452
    11.58
    3. Liver Cancer
    27,249
    5.40
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,468
    4.45
    5. Lung Disease
    22,015
    4.36
    6. Lung Cancers
    21,667
    4.29
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,462
    4.05
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,007
    3.96
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,844
    3.34
    10. Liver Disease
    16,269
    3.22
    11. Tuberculosis
    15,252
    3.02
    12. Kidney Disease
    13,952
    2.76
    13. Stomach Cancer
    13,318
    2.64
    14. Falls
    12,303
    2.44
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9,000
    1.78
    16. HIV/AIDS
    8,944
    1.77
    17. Hypertension
    8,634
    1.71
    18. Low Birth Weight
    7,936
    1.57
    19. Asthma
    7,832
    1.55
    20. Suicide
    6,910
    1.37
    21. Drownings
    6,303
    1.25
    22. Other Injuries
    6,065
    1.20
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5,532
    1.10
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,162
    1.02
    25. Oral Cancer
    4,737
    0.94
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    4,317
    0.86
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,057
    0.80
    28. Violence
    3,634
    0.72
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,417
    0.68
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3,214
    0.64
    31. Breast Cancer
    3,164
    0.63
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,992
    0.59
    33. Birth Trauma
    2,659
    0.53
    34. Epilepsy
    2,194
    0.43
    35. Lymphomas
    1,580
    0.31
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1,467
    0.29
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,361
    0.27
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,346
    0.27
    39. Encephalitis
    1,329
    0.26
    40. Skin Disease
    1,205
    0.24
    41. Other Neoplasms
    948
    0.19
    42. Alcohol
    924
    0.18
    43. Poisonings
    904
    0.18
    44. Maternal Conditions
    832
    0.16
    45. Drug Use
    817
    0.16
    46. Prostate Cancer
    786
    0.16
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    684
    0.14
    48. Meningitis
    682
    0.14
    49. Hepatitis B
    468
    0.09
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    461
    0.09
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
    2. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
    8. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
    11. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
    13. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    165
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.42
    179
     
     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.6
    56
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    47.1
    1.3
    23
    114
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.6
    2.6
    190
    190
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.07
    91

     
    Viet Nam VIET NAM DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    96,160,163
    15
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    23.6%
    116
    Population 15-64
    70.3%
    20
    Population 65 +
    6.1%
    100
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.50
    117
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.90
    151
    Fertility Rate
    1.81
    132
    Infant Mortality
    17.30
    94
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.11
    5
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.11
    8
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    80
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.63
    173
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    100
    Population Growth
    0.90%
    117
    Literacy Total
    94.5%
    95
    Literacy Male
    96.3%
    65
    Literacy Female
    92.8%
    72
    Unemployment
    3.7%
    149
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.0
    56
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.6
    68
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $6,400
    129
     
     
     

    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.