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Somalia : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in Somalia is: Male 53.5, female 56.6 and total life expectancy is 55.0 which gives Somalia a World Life Expectancy ranking of 170. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Somalia by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Somalia
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Life Expectancy
1. Influenza and Pneumonia
2. Diarrhoeal diseases
3. Tuberculosis
4. Stroke
5. Malnutrition
6. War
7. Maternal Conditions
8. Coronary Heart Disease
9. Measles
10. Meningitis
12. Birth Trauma
13. Low Birth Weight
14. Diabetes Mellitus
15. Malaria
16. Other Injuries
17. Breast Cancer
18. Road Traffic Accidents
19. Kidney Disease
20. Cervical Cancer

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


WHO Publish Date: May 2014