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HEALTH PROFILE: Brazil

Brazil
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Brazil

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

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    Brazil
    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
    Brazil BRAZIL LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
    1970
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
    1980
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
    1990
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
    2000
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
    2010
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
    2016
    71.4
    78.9
    75.1
    82
    58
    74
    Brazil BRAZIL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.9
    82
    58
    Age 5
    72.6
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 10
    72.7
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 15
    72.8
    80.1
    85
    54
    Age 20
    73.4
    80.3
    81
    55
    Age 25
    74.1
    80.5
    77
    54
    Age 30
    74.8
    80.6
    74
    54
    Age 35
    75.4
    80.9
    68
    52
    Age 40
    76.0
    81.2
    67
    52
    Age 45
    76.7
    81.5
    65
    53
    Age 50
    77.5
    82.0
    63
    53
    Age 55
    78.5
    82.6
    61
    54
    Age 60
    79.7
    83.4
    58
    54
    Age 65
    81.2
    84.4
    54
    52
    Age 70
    83.0
    85.7
    53
    52
    Age 75
    85.2
    87.2
    53
    52
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.2
    57
    49
    Age 85
    90.8
    92.0
    42
    36
    Brazil BRAZIL TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    79.33
    138
    2. Stroke
    51.38
    122
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    42.68
    76
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.34
    89
    5. Violence
    29.95
    10
    6. Lung Disease
    28.67
    61
    7. Prostate Cancer
    20.52
    63
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.18
    77
    9. Breast Cancer
    15.78
    97
    10. Lung Cancers
    13.93
    87
    11. Kidney Disease
    12.11
    114
    12. Liver Disease
    11.55
    112
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    10.88
    148
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.63
    81
    15. Hypertension
    9.47
    110
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.80
    36
    17. Stomach Cancer
    8.47
    58
    18. Cervical Cancer
    7.90
    92
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7.54
    48
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.49
    95
    21. Falls
    7.45
    66
    22. HIV/AIDS
    6.57
    84
    23. Other Injuries
    6.40
    113
    24. Suicide
    6.14
    130
    25. Liver Cancer
    5.01
    103
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    4.91
    70
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.85
    37
    28. Lymphomas
    4.64
    116
    29. Low Birth Weight
    4.52
    120
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.39
    59
    31. Alcohol
    4.20
    22
    32. Leukemia
    4.08
    76
    33. Malnutrition
    3.72
    70
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    138
    35. Drownings
    2.78
    108
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.71
    98
    37. Tuberculosis
    2.67
    109
    38. Chagas disease
    2.50
    3
    39. Skin Disease
    2.48
    78
    40. Birth Trauma
    2.33
    104
    41. Bladder Cancer
    2.25
    87
    42. Other Neoplasms
    2.10
    119
    43. Skin Cancers
    2.05
    62
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.83
    104
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.83
    119
    46. Encephalitis
    1.80
    32
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.69
    131
    48. Epilepsy
    1.35
    112
    49. Asthma
    1.33
    131
    50. Anemia
    1.11
    20
    Brazil BRAZIL TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    171,979
    15.60
    2. Stroke
    111,197
    10.09
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92,498
    8.39
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    65,381
    5.93
    5. Violence
    64,909
    5.89
    6. Lung Disease
    61,886
    5.61
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    43,698
    3.96
    8. Lung Cancers
    29,854
    2.71
    9. Kidney Disease
    26,291
    2.38
    10. Liver Disease
    25,305
    2.30
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24,200
    2.20
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,793
    1.89
    13. Hypertension
    20,637
    1.87
    14. Breast Cancer
    19,045
    1.73
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    18,989
    1.72
    16. Stomach Cancer
    18,235
    1.65
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17,815
    1.62
    18. Falls
    16,340
    1.48
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    16,245
    1.47
    20. HIV/AIDS
    14,598
    1.32
    21. Other Injuries
    13,580
    1.23
    22. Suicide
    13,467
    1.22
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    13,180
    1.20
    24. Liver Cancer
    10,780
    0.98
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    10,559
    0.96
      Deaths %
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    10,499
    0.95
    27. Lymphomas
    9,946
    0.90
    28. Oral Cancer
    9,560
    0.87
    29. Cervical Cancer
    9,355
    0.85
    30. Alcohol
    9,293
    0.84
    31. Leukemia
    8,608
    0.78
    32. Malnutrition
    8,036
    0.73
    33. Low Birth Weight
    7,638
    0.69
    34. Tuberculosis
    5,837
    0.53
    35. Drownings
    5,808
    0.53
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,596
    0.51
    37. Chagas disease
    5,381
    0.49
    38. Skin Disease
    5,355
    0.49
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4,823
    0.44
    40. Other Neoplasms
    4,497
    0.41
    41. Skin Cancers
    4,484
    0.41
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    3,974
    0.36
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3,956
    0.36
    44. Birth Trauma
    3,953
    0.36
    45. Encephalitis
    3,832
    0.35
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,660
    0.33
    47. Epilepsy
    2,904
    0.26
    48. Asthma
    2,879
    0.26
    49. Anemia
    2,416
    0.22
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,259
    0.20
    Brazil BRAZIL CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.52
    63
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.78
    97
    3. Lung Cancers
    13.93
    87
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.63
    81
    5. Stomach Cancer
    8.47
    58
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.90
    92
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.01
    103
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.91
    70
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.85
    37
    10. Lymphomas
    4.64
    116
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.39
    59
    12. Leukemia
    4.08
    76
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    138
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.25
    87
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.05
    62
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.83
    104
    Brazil BRAZIL HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.8
    75
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    19.3
    11.3
    110
    55
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    18.5
    25.4
    87
    77
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.42
    27
    Brazil BRAZIL DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    207.353m
    5
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    119
    Population 0-14
    22.3%
    122
    Population 15-64
    69.3%
    36
    Population 65 +
    8.3%
    73
    Birth Rate / 1000
    14.10
    125
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.70
    122
    Fertility Rate
    1.75
    144
    Infant Mortality
    17.50
    92
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    69
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    114
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    128
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.74
    131
    Net Migration
    -0.10
    86
    Population Growth
    0.70%
    127
    Literacy Total
    92.6%
    108
    Literacy Male
    92.2%
    81
    Literacy Female
    92.9%
    70
    Unemployment
    13.1%
    46
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    75.1
    74
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    66.0
    78
    GDP per Capita USD
    $15,500
    82

    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.