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HEALTH PROFILE: Botswana

Botswana
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Botswana

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Botswana. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Botswana Population Pyramid
 
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    Botswana
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
    Botswana BOTSWANA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    52.5
    50.7
    95
    91
    92
    1970
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    100
    98
    98
    1980
    58.5
    62.6
    60.5
    101
    102
    101
    1990
    60.5
    65.6
    63.0
    118
    116
    116
    2000
    47.9
    47.7
    47.8
    168
    177
    173
    2010
    58.7
    63.7
    61.1
    150
    143
    149
    2016
    63.6
    68.4
    66.1
    142
    136
    138
    Botswana BOTSWANA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.6
    68.4
    142
    136
    Age 5
    66.4
    71.0
    148
    141
    Age 10
    66.6
    71.2
    152
    140
    Age 15
    67.0
    71.4
    153
    141
    Age 20
    67.5
    71.8
    152
    142
    Age 25
    68.0
    72.3
    153
    142
    Age 30
    68.6
    72.9
    156
    144
    Age 35
    69.3
    73.6
    159
    144
    Age 40
    70.3
    74.5
    161
    142
    Age 45
    71.5
    75.5
    157
    137
    Age 50
    72.8
    76.5
    149
    130
    Age 55
    74.3
    77.5
    145
    130
    Age 60
    75.9
    78.6
    138
    127
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.9
    140
    129
    Age 70
    80.0
    81.5
    141
    130
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.6
    146
    134
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.2
    146
    137
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.4
    147
    138
    Botswana BOTSWANA 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
    191.84
    8
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    131.72
    86
    3. Stroke
    91.56
    64
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    87.16
    13
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    71.65
    48
    6. Lung Disease
    43.32
    18
    7. Tuberculosis
    33.41
    45
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    32.46
    50
    9. Hypertension
    32.14
    14
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    28.41
    68
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.44
    64
    12. Kidney Disease
    20.07
    73
    13. Low Birth Weight
    18.21
    24
    14. Cervical Cancer
    16.31
    48
    15. Prostate Cancer
    11.95
    126
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.86
    16
    17. Asthma
    11.70
    43
    18. Liver Disease
    11.64
    111
    19. Suicide
    11.51
    58
    20. Violence
    11.39
    37
    21. Birth Trauma
    10.87
    51
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    9.15
    56
    23. Breast Cancer
    8.64
    167
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.41
    24
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    7.53
    49
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Injuries
    7.26
    94
    27. Epilepsy
    7.25
    5
    28. Lymphomas
    5.61
    88
    29. Skin Disease
    4.33
    42
    30. Fires
    4.26
    46
    31. Skin Cancers
    4.25
    6
    32. Oral Cancer
    4.17
    68
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.11
    76
    34. Malnutrition
    4.08
    69
    35. Lung Cancers
    3.87
    144
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.85
    54
    37. Meningitis
    3.83
    54
    38. Falls
    3.40
    128
    39. Liver Cancer
    3.31
    154
    40. Other Neoplasms
    3.23
    72
    41. Maternal Conditions
    3.11
    60
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    171
    43. Drownings
    2.76
    109
    44. Ovary Cancer
    2.19
    168
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.98
    107
    46. Alcohol
    1.86
    80
    47. Drug Use
    1.82
    54
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1.43
    128
    49. Leukemia
    1.37
    166
    50. Poisonings
    1.16
    63
    Botswana BOTSWANA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    3,863
    26.59
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,310
    9.02
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    977
    6.72
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    960
    6.61
    5. Stroke
    933
    6.42
    6. Low Birth Weight
    535
    3.68
    7. Tuberculosis
    487
    3.35
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    459
    3.16
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    452
    3.11
    10. Lung Disease
    434
    2.99
    11. Hypertension
    325
    2.24
    12. Birth Trauma
    319
    2.20
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    262
    1.80
    14. Violence
    256
    1.76
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    225
    1.55
    16. Kidney Disease
    221
    1.52
    17. Suicide
    209
    1.44
    18. Liver Disease
    154
    1.06
    19. Other Injuries
    137
    0.94
    20. Asthma
    136
    0.94
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    132
    0.91
    22. Cervical Cancer
    124
    0.85
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    120
    0.83
    24. Epilepsy
    119
    0.82
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    101
    0.70
      Deaths %
    26. Lymphomas
    92
    0.63
    27. Malnutrition
    80
    0.55
    28. Maternal Conditions
    77
    0.53
    29. Fires
    68
    0.47
    30. Breast Cancer
    67
    0.46
    31. Meningitis
    66
    0.45
    32. Oral Cancer
    54
    0.37
    33. Drownings
    54
    0.37
    34. Lung Cancers
    49
    0.34
    35. Skin Cancers
    49
    0.34
    36. Skin Disease
    48
    0.33
    37. Other Neoplasms
    47
    0.32
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    46
    0.32
    39. Liver Cancer
    43
    0.30
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    43
    0.30
    41. Prostate Cancer
    40
    0.28
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    39
    0.27
    43. Drug Use
    36
    0.25
    44. Falls
    36
    0.25
    45. Syphilis
    29
    0.20
    46. Alcohol
    27
    0.19
    47. Poisonings
    25
    0.17
    48. Leukemia
    22
    0.15
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    17
    0.12
    50. Ovary Cancer
    15
    0.10
    Botswana BOTSWANA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    16.31
    48
    2. Prostate Cancer
    11.95
    126
    3. Breast Cancer
    8.64
    167
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.41
    24
    5. Lymphomas
    5.61
    88
    6. Skin Cancers
    4.25
    6
    7. Oral Cancer
    4.17
    68
    8. Lung Cancers
    3.87
    144
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.31
    154
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    171
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.19
    168
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.43
    128
    13. Leukemia
    1.37
    166
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.03
    173
    15. Stomach Cancer
    0.95
    183
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.53
    180
    Botswana BOTSWANA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.4
    62
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    8.1
    29.3
    126
    47
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.59
    140
    Botswana BOTSWANA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    2.215m
    140
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    180
    Population 0-14
    32.0%
    62
    Population 15-64
    62.8%
    130
    Population 65 +
    5.2%
    115
    Birth Rate / 1000
    22.10
    68
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.60
    47
    Fertility Rate
    2.56
    71
    Infant Mortality
    29.60
    65
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    142
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    155
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.90
    186
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    116
    Net Migration
    3.00
    24
    Population Growth
    1.60%
    58
    Literacy Total
    88.5%
    118
    Literacy Male
    88.0%
    95
    Literacy Female
    88.9%
    82
    Unemployment
    20.0%
    29
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    66.1
    138
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    57.5
    141
    GDP per Capita USD
    $18,100
    72

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.