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HEALTH PROFILE: Cuba

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

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    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
    Cuba CUBA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
    1970
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
    1980
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
    1990
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
    2000
    74.9
    78.9
    76.9
    21
    32
    26
    2010
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
    2016
    76.8
    81.3
    79.0
    33
    35
    33
    Cuba CUBA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.8
    81.3
    33
    35
    Age 5
    77.2
    81.7
    34
    38
    Age 10
    77.3
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 15
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 20
    77.5
    81.9
    36
    38
    Age 25
    77.7
    82.0
    37
    37
    Age 30
    77.9
    82.1
    36
    37
    Age 35
    78.2
    82.3
    38
    38
    Age 40
    78.5
    82.4
    38
    38
    Age 45
    78.8
    82.7
    37
    37
    Age 50
    79.4
    83.0
    37
    37
    Age 55
    80.1
    83.5
    38
    37
    Age 60
    81.2
    84.2
    37
    36
    Age 65
    82.5
    85.2
    34
    35
    Age 70
    84.3
    86.7
    31
    33
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.4
    22
    23
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.4
    12
    14
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.8
    9
    11
    Cuba CUBA 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
    91.77
    132
    2. Stroke
    42.28
    130
    3. Prostate Cancer
    30.27
    34
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.39
    16
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.06
    89
    6. Lung Disease
    22.59
    94
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.65
    117
    8. Breast Cancer
    15.99
    94
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.90
    51
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.09
    144
    11. Falls
    10.33
    47
    12. Suicide
    10.13
    75
    13. Hypertension
    9.14
    112
    14. Liver Disease
    9.09
    136
    15. Other Injuries
    8.03
    88
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.38
    147
    17. Uterin Cancer
    6.33
    5
    18. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    112
    19. Lymphomas
    5.99
    70
    20. Kidney Disease
    5.50
    160
    21. Violence
    5.21
    89
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.00
    104
    23. Stomach Cancer
    4.88
    109
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.67
    42
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    72
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.49
    51
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.11
    148
    28. Liver Cancer
    4.09
    126
    29. Leukemia
    3.66
    104
    30. Other Neoplasms
    3.28
    68
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.23
    48
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.20
    143
    33. Alcohol
    3.12
    34
    34. HIV/AIDS
    2.99
    102
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    2.48
    78
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    2.35
    150
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.10
    61
    38. Drownings
    2.03
    123
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.78
    127
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.59
    120
    41. Low Birth Weight
    1.54
    159
    42. Asthma
    1.52
    125
    43. Osteoarthritis
    1.24
    1
    44. Skin Disease
    1.10
    118
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.86
    141
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.81
    145
    47. Epilepsy
    0.77
    160
    48. Meningitis
    0.56
    128
    49. Appendicitis
    0.50
    91
    50. Encephalitis
    0.47
    139
    Cuba CUBA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    20,223
    22.72
    2. Stroke
    9,286
    10.43
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,693
    7.52
    4. Lung Cancers
    5,616
    6.31
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5,210
    5.85
    6. Lung Disease
    4,875
    5.48
    7. Prostate Cancer
    3,067
    3.45
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,624
    2.95
    9. Falls
    2,496
    2.80
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,388
    2.68
    11. Hypertension
    1,937
    2.18
    12. Other Injuries
    1,790
    2.01
    13. Liver Disease
    1,596
    1.79
    14. Suicide
    1,596
    1.79
    15. Breast Cancer
    1,593
    1.79
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,101
    1.24
    17. Lymphomas
    1,044
    1.17
    18. Stomach Cancer
    946
    1.06
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    910
    1.02
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    881
    0.99
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    872
    0.98
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    863
    0.97
    23. Oral Cancer
    839
    0.94
    24. Liver Cancer
    791
    0.89
    25. Bladder Cancer
    675
    0.76
      Deaths %
    26. Violence
    628
    0.71
    27. Leukemia
    607
    0.68
    28. Other Neoplasms
    596
    0.67
    29. Uterin Cancer
    595
    0.67
    30. Cervical Cancer
    581
    0.65
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    543
    0.61
    32. Alcohol
    538
    0.60
    33. Skin Cancers
    457
    0.51
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    436
    0.49
    35. HIV/AIDS
    384
    0.43
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    369
    0.41
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    356
    0.40
    38. Osteoarthritis
    335
    0.38
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    305
    0.34
    40. Ovary Cancer
    297
    0.33
    41. Asthma
    272
    0.31
    42. Drownings
    237
    0.27
    43. Skin Disease
    211
    0.24
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    133
    0.15
    45. Low Birth Weight
    111
    0.12
    46. Epilepsy
    107
    0.12
    47. Appendicitis
    89
    0.10
    48. Meningitis
    80
    0.09
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    70
    0.08
    50. Birth Trauma
    67
    0.08
    Cuba CUBA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    30.27
    34
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.39
    16
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.99
    94
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.90
    51
    5. Uterin Cancer
    6.33
    5
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    112
    7. Lymphomas
    5.99
    70
    8. Stomach Cancer
    4.88
    109
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.67
    42
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    72
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.49
    51
    12. Liver Cancer
    4.09
    126
    13. Leukemia
    3.66
    104
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.23
    48
    15. Ovary Cancer
    3.20
    143
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.10
    61
    Cuba CUBA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.1
    97
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    52.7
    17.8
    9
    39
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    18.9
    30.3
    83
    44
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Cuba CUBA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    11.147m
    79
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    83
    Population 0-14
    16.6%
    158
    Population 15-64
    68.5%
    46
    Population 65 +
    14.9%
    42
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.70
    159
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.70
    68
    Fertility Rate
    1.71
    151
    Infant Mortality
    4.40
    160
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    30
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    35
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    76
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.85
    62
    Net Migration
    -4.90
    168
    Population Growth
    -0.30%
    179
    Literacy Total
    99.8%
    9
    Literacy Male
    99.9%
    5
    Literacy Female
    99.8%
    5
    Unemployment
    2.2%
    169
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    79.0
    33
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    69.9
    30
    GDP per Capita USD
    $11,900
    103

    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.