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HEALTH PROFILE: Guatemala

Guatemala
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Guatemala

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

Guatemala Population Pyramid
 
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    Guatemala
    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
    Guatemala GUATEMALA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.2
    46.6
    45.9
    110
    117
    116
    1970
    51.0
    53.8
    52.4
    111
    114
    113
    1980
    55.4
    59.5
    57.4
    120
    118
    117
    1990
    59.6
    65.5
    62.5
    122
    117
    117
    2000
    64.3
    71.0
    67.7
    108
    103
    104
    2010
    67.3
    74.0
    70.7
    104
    100
    100
    2016
    70.4
    76.0
    73.2
    90
    95
    94
    Guatemala GUATEMALA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.4
    76.0
    90
    95
    Age 5
    72.5
    78.0
    86
    88
    Age 10
    72.7
    78.1
    86
    87
    Age 15
    72.8
    78.2
    84
    87
    Age 20
    73.2
    78.4
    84
    85
    Age 25
    73.8
    78.7
    83
    83
    Age 30
    74.4
    78.9
    81
    83
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.2
    78
    82
    Age 40
    75.9
    79.5
    68
    84
    Age 45
    76.8
    79.9
    64
    81
    Age 50
    77.8
    80.4
    58
    79
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.3
    54
    75
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.3
    48
    66
    Age 65
    81.7
    83.6
    48
    62
    Age 70
    83.6
    85.2
    45
    59
    Age 75
    85.6
    87.0
    45
    55
    Age 80
    87.7
    89.0
    53
    54
    Age 85
    90.5
    91.5
    59
    53
    Guatemala GUATEMALA 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
    77.89
    141
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    68.26
    20
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.32
    59
    4. Stroke
    37.21
    141
    5. Kidney Disease
    33.09
    21
    6. Liver Disease
    30.44
    37
    7. Violence
    28.05
    11
    8. Other Injuries
    25.67
    3
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.61
    83
    10. Lung Disease
    17.68
    128
    11. Prostate Cancer
    16.32
    95
    12. Stomach Cancer
    16.23
    12
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    14.96
    64
    14. Liver Cancer
    14.30
    21
    15. Malnutrition
    14.00
    36
    16. HIV/AIDS
    12.80
    66
    17. Alcohol
    10.82
    4
    18. Cervical Cancer
    9.41
    80
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.22
    84
    20. Hypertension
    7.61
    129
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    7.55
    93
    22. Birth Trauma
    6.84
    69
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.69
    46
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.48
    174
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.37
    63
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    5.79
    8
    27. Other Neoplasms
    4.66
    30
    28. Lung Cancers
    3.86
    145
    29. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3.85
    166
    30. Leukemia
    3.69
    102
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.40
    165
    32. Suicide
    2.94
    172
    33. Tuberculosis
    2.80
    107
    34. Asthma
    2.68
    103
    35. Anemia
    2.40
    10
    36. Pancreas Cancer
    2.17
    126
    37. Maternal Conditions
    2.11
    73
    38. Epilepsy
    2.03
    73
    39. Lymphomas
    1.97
    179
    40. Drownings
    1.87
    127
    41. Drug Use
    1.85
    50
    42. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    78
    43. Ovary Cancer
    1.69
    177
    44. Encephalitis
    1.61
    39
    45. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.37
    182
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.35
    144
    47. Meningitis
    1.31
    83
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    175
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1.18
    167
    50. Poisonings
    1.15
    64
    Guatemala GUATEMALA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,913
    11.20
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,206
    10.20
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,628
    9.38
    4. Violence
    4,270
    6.04
    5. Stroke
    3,814
    5.40
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,436
    4.86
    7. Other Injuries
    3,429
    4.85
    8. Liver Disease
    3,137
    4.44
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,663
    3.77
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,053
    2.91
    11. Low Birth Weight
    1,884
    2.67
    12. Lung Disease
    1,808
    2.56
    13. Malnutrition
    1,794
    2.54
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,704
    2.41
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    1,625
    2.30
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,611
    2.28
    17. Birth Trauma
    1,568
    2.22
    18. Liver Cancer
    1,394
    1.97
    19. Alcohol
    1,203
    1.70
    20. Hypertension
    772
    1.09
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    733
    1.04
    22. Prostate Cancer
    717
    1.02
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    686
    0.97
    24. Cervical Cancer
    521
    0.74
    25. Leukemia
    506
    0.72
      Deaths %
    26. Other Neoplasms
    494
    0.70
    27. Suicide
    448
    0.63
    28. Lung Cancers
    386
    0.55
    29. Alzheimers & Dementia
    386
    0.55
    30. Breast Cancer
    360
    0.51
    31. Maternal Conditions
    345
    0.49
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    342
    0.48
    33. Tuberculosis
    326
    0.46
    34. Uterin Cancer
    320
    0.45
    35. Drownings
    307
    0.43
    36. Asthma
    284
    0.40
    37. Epilepsy
    283
    0.40
    38. Anemia
    264
    0.37
    39. Drug Use
    252
    0.36
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    210
    0.30
    41. Meningitis
    209
    0.30
    42. Lymphomas
    209
    0.30
    43. Encephalitis
    205
    0.29
    44. Poisonings
    177
    0.25
    45. Skin Cancers
    175
    0.25
    46. Inflammatory/Heart
    173
    0.24
    47. Oral Cancer
    131
    0.19
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    131
    0.19
    49. Skin Disease
    126
    0.18
    50. Fires
    123
    0.17
    Guatemala GUATEMALA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    16.32
    95
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.23
    12
    3. Liver Cancer
    14.30
    21
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.41
    80
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.48
    174
    6. Uterin Cancer
    5.79
    8
    7. Lung Cancers
    3.86
    145
    8. Leukemia
    3.69
    102
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.40
    165
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.17
    126
    11. Lymphomas
    1.97
    179
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    78
    13. Ovary Cancer
    1.69
    177
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.35
    144
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    175
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.52
    181
    Guatemala GUATEMALA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.4
    142
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    15.1
    26.4
    109
    67
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.38
    29
    Guatemala GUATEMALA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    15.461m
    69
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    121
    Population 0-14
    34.5%
    51
    Population 15-64
    61.0%
    145
    Population 65 +
    4.5%
    120
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.10
    49
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.70
    174
    Fertility Rate
    2.77
    58
    Infant Mortality
    21.30
    78
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    83
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    115
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    170
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.86
    46
    Net Migration
    -1.90
    140
    Population Growth
    1.80%
    52
    Literacy Total
    81.5%
    134
    Literacy Male
    87.4%
    96
    Literacy Female
    76.3%
    102
    Unemployment
    2.4%
    166
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    73.2
    94
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    64.2
    99
    GDP per Capita USD
    $8,200
    121

    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.