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HEALTH PROFILE: Jordan

Jordan
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Jordan

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

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    Jordan
    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
    Jordan JORDAN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
    2010
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2016
    72.7
    76.0
    74.3
    69
    96
    85
    Jordan JORDAN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.7
    76.0
    69
    96
    Age 5
    74.0
    77.2
    69
    96
    Age 10
    74.1
    77.4
    66
    96
    Age 15
    74.3
    77.5
    66
    96
    Age 20
    74.5
    77.6
    66
    96
    Age 25
    74.7
    77.8
    66
    97
    Age 30
    74.9
    78.0
    68
    97
    Age 35
    75.2
    78.2
    75
    98
    Age 40
    75.4
    78.4
    80
    98
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.7
    81
    98
    Age 50
    76.3
    79.2
    83
    100
    Age 55
    77.0
    79.7
    81
    98
    Age 60
    78.1
    80.5
    81
    98
    Age 65
    79.4
    81.5
    87
    100
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.8
    92
    100
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.6
    100
    104
    Age 80
    86.1
    87.0
    109
    108
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.0
    118
    108
    Jordan JORDAN 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
    172.28
    52
    2. Stroke
    74.71
    88
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.42
    38
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    46.33
    8
    5. Kidney Disease
    42.41
    8
    6. Hypertension
    39.37
    7
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.46
    49
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.86
    110
    9. Breast Cancer
    18.45
    64
    10. Lung Disease
    15.31
    142
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.92
    40
    12. Liver Disease
    13.05
    102
    13. Lung Cancers
    12.23
    97
    14. Prostate Cancer
    10.46
    134
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.20
    53
    16. Low Birth Weight
    8.20
    85
    17. Lymphomas
    6.53
    52
    18. Other Injuries
    6.03
    120
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    97
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    118
    21. Leukemia
    4.33
    64
    22. Suicide
    3.71
    160
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.63
    138
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    143
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    3.57
    92
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.42
    31
    27. Asthma
    3.42
    93
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    141
    29. Falls
    3.17
    135
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.15
    51
    31. Violence
    3.08
    121
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    86
    33. Skin Disease
    2.62
    77
    34. Fires
    2.58
    64
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.39
    101
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.22
    111
    37. Drug Use
    1.80
    56
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.73
    116
    39. Maternal Conditions
    1.36
    85
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.34
    173
    41. Drownings
    1.19
    146
    42. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    152
    43. Epilepsy
    1.05
    137
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.94
    139
    45. Meningitis
    0.89
    102
    46. Cervical Cancer
    0.78
    183
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.74
    175
    48. Poisonings
    0.65
    85
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.60
    81
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    168
    Jordan JORDAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,615
    22.97
    2. Stroke
    3,167
    9.55
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,347
    7.08
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,244
    6.77
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,938
    5.85
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,714
    5.17
    7. Hypertension
    1,651
    4.98
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,253
    3.78
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    1,207
    3.64
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,140
    3.44
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    679
    2.05
    12. Liver Disease
    661
    1.99
    13. Lung Disease
    652
    1.97
    14. Lung Cancers
    598
    1.80
    15. Breast Cancer
    507
    1.53
    16. Other Injuries
    477
    1.44
    17. Lymphomas
    360
    1.09
    18. Birth Trauma
    332
    1.00
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    303
    0.91
    20. Leukemia
    283
    0.85
    21. Suicide
    273
    0.82
    22. Violence
    271
    0.82
    23. Stomach Cancer
    222
    0.67
    24. Falls
    195
    0.59
    25. Prostate Cancer
    193
    0.58
      Deaths %
    26. Fires
    192
    0.58
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    185
    0.56
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    180
    0.54
    29. Liver Cancer
    178
    0.54
    30. Asthma
    173
    0.52
    31. Other Neoplasms
    158
    0.48
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    157
    0.47
    33. Bladder Cancer
    144
    0.43
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    133
    0.40
    35. Maternal Conditions
    128
    0.39
    36. Drownings
    122
    0.37
    37. Drug Use
    120
    0.36
    38. Skin Disease
    107
    0.32
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    94
    0.28
    40. Ovary Cancer
    90
    0.27
    41. Epilepsy
    87
    0.26
    42. Meningitis
    83
    0.25
    43. Oral Cancer
    70
    0.21
    44. Poisonings
    59
    0.18
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    54
    0.16
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    36
    0.11
    47. Hepatitis B
    34
    0.10
    48. War
    34
    0.10
    49. Uterin Cancer
    27
    0.08
    50. Skin Cancers
    26
    0.08
    Jordan JORDAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.45
    64
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.92
    40
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.23
    97
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.46
    134
    5. Lymphomas
    6.53
    52
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    118
    7. Leukemia
    4.33
    64
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    143
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.57
    92
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    141
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.15
    51
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.34
    173
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    152
    14. Cervical Cancer
    0.78
    183
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.74
    175
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    168
    Jordan JORDAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.7
    170
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    70.2
    10.7
    2
    57
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    28.2
    43.1
    20
    12
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.16
    86
    Jordan JORDAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    10.248m
    88
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.12
    8
    Population 0-14
    34.7%
    49
    Population 15-64
    61.9%
    140
    Population 65 +
    3.5%
    157
    Birth Rate / 1000
    23.90
    55
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.40
    187
    Fertility Rate
    3.19
    46
    Infant Mortality
    14.20
    103
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    38
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    43
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.17
    9
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.97
    16
    Net Migration
    0.00
    73
    Population Growth
    2.10%
    40
    Literacy Total
    95.4%
    86
    Literacy Male
    97.7%
    49
    Literacy Female
    92.9%
    71
    Unemployment
    16.5%
    37
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    74.3
    85
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    66.4
    68
    GDP per Capita USD
    $12,500
    96

    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.