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HEALTH PROFILE: El Salvador

El Salvador
COUNTRY PROFILE
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El Salvador

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

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    El Salvador
    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
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    49.4
    52.4
    50.8
    91
    92
    90
    1970
    55.3
    59.5
    57.3
    89
    89
    90
    1980
    51.3
    63.1
    57.1
    133
    98
    120
    1990
    61.6
    69.8
    65.6
    114
    93
    107
    2000
    64.4
    73.6
    69.0
    107
    83
    98
    2010
    67.4
    76.3
    72.0
    103
    82
    97
    2016
    69.0
    78.1
    73.7
    103
    73
    89
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.0
    78.1
    103
    73
    Age 5
    70.1
    79.2
    108
    72
    Age 10
    70.1
    79.2
    110
    72
    Age 15
    70.4
    79.3
    110
    70
    Age 20
    71.0
    79.5
    106
    69
    Age 25
    72.0
    79.7
    102
    65
    Age 30
    73.2
    80.0
    91
    65
    Age 35
    74.4
    80.3
    86
    64
    Age 40
    75.4
    80.6
    79
    62
    Age 45
    76.5
    81.1
    68
    60
    Age 50
    77.7
    81.6
    60
    58
    Age 55
    79.0
    82.3
    55
    58
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.1
    44
    57
    Age 65
    81.9
    84.1
    43
    55
    Age 70
    83.7
    85.4
    43
    55
    Age 75
    85.6
    86.9
    44
    56
    Age 80
    87.9
    88.9
    48
    56
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.5
    51
    57
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR 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
    106.40
    118
    2. Kidney Disease
    66.43
    1
    3. Violence
    46.03
    3
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.90
    64
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    33.17
    86
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    29.42
    61
    7. Liver Disease
    27.56
    42
    8. Stroke
    22.46
    168
    9. Alcohol
    18.54
    1
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.30
    86
    11. Prostate Cancer
    16.41
    94
    12. Stomach Cancer
    14.68
    18
    13. Lung Disease
    14.02
    152
    14. Suicide
    13.54
    36
    15. Cervical Cancer
    12.03
    68
    16. HIV/AIDS
    12.03
    69
    17. Breast Cancer
    9.17
    162
    18. Hypertension
    8.35
    120
    19. Falls
    8.28
    57
    20. Other Injuries
    8.11
    86
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    8.09
    81
    22. Liver Cancer
    7.81
    52
    23. Drownings
    6.13
    47
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.81
    121
    25. Lung Cancers
    5.81
    131
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    5.64
    9
    27. Low Birth Weight
    5.49
    107
    28. Malnutrition
    5.18
    63
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.98
    79
    30. Leukemia
    4.76
    37
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.20
    75
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    4.13
    83
    33. Ovary Cancer
    2.98
    153
    34. Asthma
    2.51
    108
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.34
    167
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.11
    109
    37. Lymphomas
    1.97
    178
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.97
    108
    39. Meningitis
    1.92
    68
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    1.79
    161
    41. Skin Disease
    1.61
    101
    42. Oral Cancer
    1.60
    164
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.39
    143
    44. Epilepsy
    1.30
    116
    45. Tuberculosis
    1.25
    129
    46. Appendicitis
    1.19
    61
    47. Fires
    0.99
    115
    48. Skin Cancers
    0.97
    138
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.79
    147
    50. Bladder Cancer
    0.77
    173
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,947
    18.26
    2. Kidney Disease
    4,091
    10.75
    3. Violence
    2,920
    7.68
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,270
    5.97
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,153
    5.66
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,067
    5.43
    7. Liver Disease
    1,620
    4.26
    8. Stroke
    1,434
    3.77
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,127
    2.96
    10. Alcohol
    1,053
    2.77
    11. Lung Disease
    942
    2.48
    12. Stomach Cancer
    921
    2.42
    13. Suicide
    872
    2.29
    14. HIV/AIDS
    687
    1.81
    15. Hypertension
    549
    1.44
    16. Falls
    538
    1.41
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    529
    1.39
    18. Other Injuries
    510
    1.34
    19. Liver Cancer
    481
    1.26
    20. Prostate Cancer
    471
    1.24
    21. Drownings
    401
    1.05
    22. Cervical Cancer
    399
    1.05
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    368
    0.97
    24. Lung Cancers
    360
    0.95
    25. Low Birth Weight
    358
    0.94
      Deaths %
    26. Malnutrition
    343
    0.90
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    322
    0.85
    28. Breast Cancer
    305
    0.80
    29. Leukemia
    296
    0.78
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    270
    0.71
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    257
    0.68
    32. Uterin Cancer
    196
    0.52
    33. Asthma
    162
    0.43
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    146
    0.38
    35. Birth Trauma
    138
    0.36
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    134
    0.35
    37. Meningitis
    121
    0.32
    38. Lymphomas
    120
    0.32
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    113
    0.30
    40. Skin Disease
    104
    0.27
    41. Oral Cancer
    100
    0.26
    42. Ovary Cancer
    98
    0.26
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    90
    0.24
    44. Epilepsy
    82
    0.22
    45. Tuberculosis
    77
    0.20
    46. Appendicitis
    76
    0.20
    47. Fires
    63
    0.17
    48. Skin Cancers
    62
    0.16
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    50
    0.13
    50. Bladder Cancer
    49
    0.13
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    16.41
    94
    2. Stomach Cancer
    14.68
    18
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.03
    68
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.17
    162
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.81
    52
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.81
    121
    7. Lung Cancers
    5.81
    131
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.64
    9
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.76
    37
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.13
    83
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.98
    153
    12. Lymphomas
    1.97
    178
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.60
    164
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.39
    143
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.97
    138
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.77
    173
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.7
    126
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    18.9
    28.9
    84
    52
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.17
    39
    El Salvador EL SALVADOR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6.172m
    106
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    182
    Population 0-14
    25.9%
    96
    Population 15-64
    66.6%
    68
    Population 65 +
    7.5%
    84
    Birth Rate / 1000
    16.20
    107
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.80
    152
    Fertility Rate
    1.87
    128
    Infant Mortality
    16.80
    96
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    78
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    59
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.90
    187
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    99
    Net Migration
    -8.00
    180
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    150
    Literacy Total
    88.0%
    120
    Literacy Male
    90.0%
    87
    Literacy Female
    86.2%
    87
    Unemployment
    7.0%
    96
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    73.7
    89
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    65.5
    86
    GDP per Capita USD
    $8,900
    115

    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.