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Zimbabwe
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Zimbabwe

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Zimbabwe 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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    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    50.1
    53.3
    51.6
    89
    90
    89
    1970
    53.4
    56.7
    55.0
    99
    97
    97
    1980
    57.6
    61.2
    59.3
    107
    108
    108
    1990
    59.0
    63.7
    61.3
    129
    121
    125
    2000
    42.2
    43.3
    42.7
    178
    179
    179
    2010
    51.4
    53.5
    52.4
    174
    175
    175
    2015
    59.0
    62.3
    60.7
    161
    160
    160
     
     
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.0
    62.3
    161
    160
    Age 5
    63.8
    66.5
    161
    164
    Age 10
    64.5
    67.1
    162
    164
    Age 15
    65.0
    67.5
    164
    166
    Age 20
    65.7
    68.0
    163
    167
    Age 25
    66.5
    68.6
    163
    168
    Age 30
    67.4
    69.4
    165
    170
    Age 35
    68.4
    70.4
    164
    169
    Age 40
    69.9
    71.9
    162
    168
    Age 45
    71.6
    73.7
    150
    157
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.4
    130
    149
    Age 55
    75.3
    77.0
    110
    139
    Age 60
    77.0
    78.4
    102
    129
    Age 65
    78.8
    79.9
    102
    123
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.7
    97
    122
    Age 75
    83.2
    83.9
    99
    120
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    101
    118
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.7
    104
    117
    Age 90
    93.1
    93.4
    108
    114
    Age 95
    97.3
    97.5
    112
    109
    Age 100
    101.8
    101.9
    116
    110
     
     
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    353.86
    7
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    97.22
    45
    3. Prostate Cancer
    69.94
    2
    4. Stroke
    68.63
    110
    5. Cervical Cancer
    61.46
    1
    6. Tuberculosis
    45.59
    26
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    45.59
    38
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    41.17
    164
    9. Hypertension
    31.49
    21
    10. Low Birth Weight
    28.19
    15
    11. Lung Disease
    24.35
    52
    12. Birth Trauma
    23.60
    14
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.50
    104
    14. Breast Cancer
    21.50
    36
    15. Maternal Conditions
    19.59
    24
    16. Liver Disease
    19.36
    67
    17. Suicide
    18.35
    20
    18. Stomach Cancer
    17.22
    15
    19. Asthma
    16.81
    15
    20. Other Injuries
    16.76
    54
    21. Oesophagus Cancer
    16.48
    6
    22. Kidney Disease
    15.20
    78
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.71
    23
    24. Malnutrition
    12.58
    43
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.31
    53
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Cancer
    11.71
    27
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    11.46
    23
    28. Violence
    11.32
    44
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.65
    126
    30. Drownings
    10.27
    15
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.78
    20
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    9.52
    57
    33. Meningitis
    9.50
    42
    34. Lung Cancers
    8.72
    99
    35. Ovary Cancer
    8.26
    9
    36. Malaria
    7.63
    42
    37. Lymphomas
    6.60
    36
    38. Fires
    6.36
    46
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    6.29
    47
    40. Uterin Cancer
    6.13
    7
    41. Anemia
    5.77
    24
    42. Falls
    5.43
    86
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.91
    49
    44. Epilepsy
    4.07
    54
    45. Bladder Cancer
    3.97
    37
    46. Oral Cancer
    3.80
    69
    47. Poisonings
    3.80
    36
    48. Skin Cancers
    3.78
    11
    49. Skin Disease
    3.19
    58
    50. Leukemia
    2.94
    117
     
     
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    37,001
    29.07
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,513
    9.05
    3. Low Birth Weight
    6,401
    5.03
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6,332
    4.98
    5. Birth Trauma
    5,360
    4.21
    6. Stroke
    4,741
    3.73
    7. Tuberculosis
    3,868
    3.04
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,819
    2.22
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,398
    1.88
    10. Cervical Cancer
    2,318
    1.82
    11. Suicide
    2,281
    1.79
    12. Other Injuries
    2,243
    1.76
    13. Maternal Conditions
    2,234
    1.76
    14. Hypertension
    2,170
    1.71
    15. Prostate Cancer
    1,971
    1.55
    16. Malnutrition
    1,870
    1.47
    17. Drownings
    1,735
    1.36
    18. Lung Disease
    1,714
    1.35
    19. Liver Disease
    1,530
    1.20
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,521
    1.20
    21. Meningitis
    1,504
    1.18
    22. Violence
    1,450
    1.14
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,350
    1.06
    24. Asthma
    1,301
    1.02
    25. Kidney Disease
    1,231
    0.97
      Deaths %
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,146
    0.90
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,100
    0.86
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,061
    0.83
    29. Malaria
    1,049
    0.82
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    951
    0.75
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    938
    0.74
    32. Fires
    843
    0.66
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    828
    0.65
    34. Liver Cancer
    818
    0.64
    35. Breast Cancer
    815
    0.64
    36. Anemia
    690
    0.54
    37. Measles
    621
    0.49
    38. Poisonings
    607
    0.48
    39. Lung Cancers
    582
    0.46
    40. Lymphomas
    477
    0.38
    41. Tetanus
    475
    0.37
    42. Falls
    475
    0.37
    43. Epilepsy
    440
    0.35
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    417
    0.33
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    381
    0.30
    46. Syphilis
    347
    0.27
    47. Ovary Cancer
    313
    0.25
    48. Oral Cancer
    263
    0.21
    49. Bladder Cancer
    261
    0.21
    50. Skin Cancers
    255
    0.20
     
     
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    69.94
    2
    2. Cervical Cancer
    61.46
    1
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.50
    36
    4. Stomach Cancer
    17.22
    15
    5. Oesophagus Cancer
    16.48
    6
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.31
    53
    7. Liver Cancer
    11.71
    27
    8. Lung Cancers
    8.72
    99
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    8.26
    9
    10. Lymphomas
    6.60
    36
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    6.29
    47
    12. Uterin Cancer
    6.13
    7
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.97
    37
    14. Oral Cancer
    3.80
    69
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.78
    11
    16. Leukemia
    2.94
    117
     
     
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.8
    111
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    31.2
    2.1
    71
    106
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    2.4
    18.5
    170
    123
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.193
    124

     
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    14,546,961
    71
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    44
    Population 0-14
    37.8 %
    43
    Population 15-64
    58.7 %
    149
    Population 65 +
    3.5 %
    151
    Birth Rate / 1000
    31.90
    34
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.90
    40
    Fertility Rate
    3.50
    42
    Infant Mortality
    25.90
    67
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    139
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    146
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    48
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.64
    164
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    2.20 %
    33
    Literacy Total
    83.6 %
    134
    Literacy Male
    88.5 %
    89
    Literacy Female
    84.6 %
    90
    Unemployment
    95.0 %
    1
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    60.7
    160
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    52.1
    165
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,100
    168
     
     
     

    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.