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HEALTH PROFILE: Ethiopia

Ethiopia
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Ethiopia

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

Ethiopia Population Pyramid
 
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    Ethiopia
    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
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA 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
    112.44
    112
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    86.94
    37
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    86.53
    21
    4. Stroke
    74.87
    87
    5. Tuberculosis
    43.14
    36
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.78
    24
    7. Liver Disease
    30.87
    33
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.09
    93
    9. HIV/AIDS
    27.70
    42
    10. Breast Cancer
    25.61
    15
    11. Lung Disease
    24.56
    79
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.48
    92
    13. Meningitis
    21.20
    22
    14. Malnutrition
    19.97
    26
    15. Hypertension
    18.77
    47
    16. Cervical Cancer
    18.71
    33
    17. Falls
    16.93
    23
    18. Birth Trauma
    16.25
    26
    19. Low Birth Weight
    16.04
    37
    20. Maternal Conditions
    14.37
    26
    21. Kidney Disease
    12.70
    109
    22. Other Injuries
    12.57
    43
    23. Suicide
    11.38
    60
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.98
    24
    25. Ovary Cancer
    8.86
    3
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Violence
    8.75
    62
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    8.52
    69
    28. Asthma
    8.35
    61
    29. Measles
    6.93
    7
    30. Prostate Cancer
    6.90
    154
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.68
    108
    32. Drownings
    6.39
    41
    33. Leukemia
    5.64
    12
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    5.53
    80
    35. Fires
    5.49
    32
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.42
    91
    37. Lymphomas
    5.39
    96
    38. Malaria
    4.94
    40
    39. Other Neoplasms
    4.53
    36
    40. Skin Disease
    4.11
    49
    41. Syphilis
    3.92
    22
    42. Epilepsy
    3.72
    26
    43. Hepatitis B
    3.66
    20
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.37
    64
    45. Lung Cancers
    3.34
    146
    46. Stomach Cancer
    3.04
    153
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2.89
    28
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.72
    77
    49. Poisonings
    2.72
    23
    50. Tetanus
    2.56
    11
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    66,544
    10.89
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    59,523
    9.74
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    47,712
    7.81
    4. Stroke
    32,859
    5.38
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    29,386
    4.81
    6. Birth Trauma
    27,942
    4.57
    7. Low Birth Weight
    27,587
    4.51
    8. Tuberculosis
    25,476
    4.17
    9. HIV/AIDS
    20,314
    3.32
    10. Meningitis
    18,381
    3.01
    11. Malnutrition
    17,060
    2.79
    12. Liver Disease
    16,580
    2.71
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    14,443
    2.36
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13,103
    2.14
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,028
    2.13
    16. Measles
    11,575
    1.89
    17. Other Injuries
    11,368
    1.86
    18. Lung Disease
    10,347
    1.69
    19. Falls
    8,510
    1.39
    20. Alzheimers & Dementia
    8,316
    1.36
    21. Violence
    7,977
    1.31
    22. Hypertension
    7,754
    1.27
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,654
    1.25
    24. Suicide
    7,323
    1.20
    25. Drownings
    6,538
    1.07
      Deaths %
    26. Kidney Disease
    6,426
    1.05
    27. Syphilis
    6,286
    1.03
    28. Cervical Cancer
    5,013
    0.82
    29. Malaria
    4,782
    0.78
    30. Asthma
    4,485
    0.73
    31. Fires
    4,404
    0.72
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4,199
    0.69
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    4,145
    0.68
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,475
    0.57
    35. Leukemia
    3,474
    0.57
    36. Epilepsy
    3,342
    0.55
    37. Lymphomas
    3,099
    0.51
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,958
    0.48
    39. Poisonings
    2,936
    0.48
    40. Tetanus
    2,819
    0.46
    41. Other Neoplasms
    2,537
    0.42
    42. Ovary Cancer
    2,511
    0.41
    43. Skin Disease
    2,459
    0.40
    44. Hepatitis B
    2,325
    0.38
    45. Pertussis
    1,716
    0.28
    46. Lung Cancers
    1,682
    0.28
    47. Schistosomiasis
    1,679
    0.27
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,651
    0.27
    49. Stomach Cancer
    1,511
    0.25
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,450
    0.24
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.61
    15
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.71
    33
    3. Ovary Cancer
    8.86
    3
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.90
    154
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.68
    108
    6. Leukemia
    5.64
    12
    7. Lymphomas
    5.39
    96
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.37
    64
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.34
    146
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.04
    153
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    115
    12. Liver Cancer
    2.08
    177
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    93
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.16
    165
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.98
    165
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    170
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.8
    135
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    8.9
    0.5
    127
    123
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    1.9
    6.9
    187
    179
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.35
    121
    Ethiopia ETHIOPIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    105.35m
    12
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    96
    Population 0-14
    43.5%
    13
    Population 15-64
    53.6%
    182
    Population 65 +
    2.9%
    173
    Birth Rate / 1000
    36.50
    14
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.70
    88
    Fertility Rate
    4.99
    15
    Infant Mortality
    49.60
    30
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    155
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    178
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    130
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    75
    Net Migration
    -0.20
    90
    Population Growth
    2.90%
    10
    Literacy Total
    49.1%
    177
    Literacy Male
    57.2%
    145
    Literacy Female
    41.1%
    143
    Unemployment
    17.5%
    34
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    65.5
    141
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    57.5
    140
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,100
    170

    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.