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Ghana : Life Expectancy

Male Female
61.0
63.9
Total World Rank
62.4
149

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in Ghana is: Male 61.0, female 63.9 and total life expectancy is 62.4 which gives Ghana a World Life Expectancy ranking of 149. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Ghana by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Ghana
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Life Expectancy
1. Stroke
2. Influenza and Pneumonia
3. Coronary Heart Disease
4. Malaria
5. HIV/AIDS
   
6. Diabetes Mellitus
7. Liver Disease
8. Malnutrition
9. Diarrhoeal diseases
10. Meningitis
   
11. Road Traffic Accidents
12. Hypertension
13. Cervical Cancer
14. Low Birth Weight
15. Birth Trauma
   
16. Prostate Cancer
17. Kidney Disease
18. Lung Disease
19. Endocrine Disorders
20. Falls

See full health profile and world rankings for Ghana here:  Ghana Health Profile

 

WHO Publish Date: May 2014
WHO Life Expectancy: 2015