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HEALTH PROFILE: Libya

Libya
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Libya

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

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    Libya
    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
    Libya LIBYA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.7
    48.2
    46.9
    107
    112
    108
    1970
    50.4
    53.4
    51.9
    115
    116
    115
    1980
    58.8
    62.2
    60.5
    100
    104
    102
    1990
    65.9
    70.6
    68.2
    77
    87
    88
    2000
    69.3
    72.7
    70.9
    68
    96
    84
    2010
    70.6
    75.3
    72.8
    79
    90
    87
    2016
    69.0
    75.0
    71.9
    102
    105
    104
    Libya LIBYA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.0
    75.0
    102
    105
    Age 5
    70.0
    76.0
    110
    111
    Age 10
    70.3
    76.2
    107
    109
    Age 15
    70.6
    76.4
    106
    108
    Age 20
    71.0
    76.6
    105
    107
    Age 25
    71.7
    76.9
    106
    106
    Age 30
    72.3
    77.1
    104
    105
    Age 35
    72.9
    77.4
    103
    106
    Age 40
    73.4
    77.7
    104
    106
    Age 45
    74.0
    78.0
    104
    106
    Age 50
    74.7
    78.5
    108
    106
    Age 55
    75.6
    79.1
    111
    107
    Age 60
    76.8
    79.8
    116
    107
    Age 65
    78.4
    80.9
    120
    107
    Age 70
    80.4
    82.3
    124
    107
    Age 75
    82.7
    84.1
    130
    112
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.6
    135
    118
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.7
    143
    123
    Libya LIBYA 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
    227.39
    22
    2. Stroke
    65.37
    101
    3. War
    58.65
    4
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    53.21
    3
    5. Kidney Disease
    45.49
    4
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.78
    66
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    28.46
    47
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26.90
    91
    9. Lung Disease
    22.40
    95
    10. Lung Cancers
    19.02
    63
    11. Liver Disease
    18.75
    82
    12. Tuberculosis
    15.40
    61
    13. Prostate Cancer
    12.30
    125
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.27
    66
    15. Breast Cancer
    10.52
    150
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    8.45
    75
    17. Hypertension
    7.61
    130
    18. Lymphomas
    6.70
    50
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    6.47
    46
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.13
    78
    21. Falls
    5.69
    81
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    5.66
    77
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.63
    87
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.48
    109
    25. Suicide
    5.46
    143
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Injuries
    5.35
    130
    27. Cervical Cancer
    5.15
    124
    28. Other Neoplasms
    4.93
    26
    29. Asthma
    4.88
    78
    30. Leukemia
    4.77
    36
    31. Bladder Cancer
    4.76
    15
    32. Ovary Cancer
    4.37
    94
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    4.23
    11
    34. Stomach Cancer
    4.22
    121
    35. Skin Disease
    2.75
    76
    36. Violence
    2.44
    131
    37. Oral Cancer
    2.38
    120
    38. Drownings
    2.22
    120
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.06
    110
    40. Fires
    2.02
    78
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.01
    108
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.97
    120
    43. Drug Use
    1.81
    55
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.38
    108
    45. Epilepsy
    1.38
    110
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.35
    135
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    150
    48. Meningitis
    1.13
    91
    49. Poisonings
    0.65
    84
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    160
    Libya LIBYA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,111
    25.96
    2. War
    3,747
    11.99
    3. Stroke
    2,346
    7.51
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,648
    5.27
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,645
    5.26
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,600
    5.12
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,292
    4.13
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,037
    3.32
    9. Lung Disease
    771
    2.47
    10. Liver Disease
    734
    2.35
    11. Lung Cancers
    723
    2.31
    12. Tuberculosis
    616
    1.97
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    581
    1.86
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    454
    1.45
    15. Low Birth Weight
    389
    1.24
    16. Suicide
    327
    1.05
    17. Lymphomas
    276
    0.88
    18. Other Injuries
    275
    0.88
    19. Hypertension
    268
    0.86
    20. Falls
    261
    0.84
    21. Breast Cancer
    258
    0.83
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    240
    0.77
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    240
    0.77
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    239
    0.76
    25. Liver Cancer
    228
    0.73
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    209
    0.67
    27. Other Neoplasms
    204
    0.65
    28. Asthma
    186
    0.60
    29. Prostate Cancer
    174
    0.56
    30. Bladder Cancer
    165
    0.53
    31. Violence
    156
    0.50
    32. Stomach Cancer
    154
    0.49
    33. Birth Trauma
    146
    0.47
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    137
    0.44
    35. Drownings
    135
    0.43
    36. Cervical Cancer
    109
    0.35
    37. Fires
    106
    0.34
    38. Oral Cancer
    101
    0.32
    39. Drug Use
    97
    0.31
    40. Ovary Cancer
    92
    0.29
    41. Skin Disease
    92
    0.29
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    91
    0.29
    43. Epilepsy
    78
    0.25
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    71
    0.23
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    65
    0.21
    46. Meningitis
    58
    0.19
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    47
    0.15
    48. Poisonings
    39
    0.12
    49. Uterin Cancer
    25
    0.08
    50. Encephalitis
    24
    0.08
    Libya LIBYA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    19.02
    63
    2. Prostate Cancer
    12.30
    125
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.27
    66
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.52
    150
    5. Lymphomas
    6.70
    50
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.47
    46
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.13
    78
    8. Cervical Cancer
    5.15
    124
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.77
    36
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.76
    15
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.37
    94
    12. Stomach Cancer
    4.22
    121
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.38
    120
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.35
    135
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    150
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    160
    Libya LIBYA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    N/D
    186
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    25.0
    39.6
    32
    17
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.57
    67
    Libya LIBYA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6.653m
    104
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.07
    12
    Population 0-14
    25.8%
    98
    Population 15-64
    69.9%
    26
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    125
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.50
    101
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.60
    185
    Fertility Rate
    2.04
    105
    Infant Mortality
    10.80
    122
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    96
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    88
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.09
    13
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.98
    15
    Net Migration
    1.90
    37
    Population Growth
    1.60%
    62
    Literacy Total
    91.0%
    113
    Literacy Male
    96.7%
    61
    Literacy Female
    85.6%
    90
    Unemployment
    30.0%
    13
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    71.9
    104
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    62.3
    113
    GDP per Capita USD
    $9,800
    111

    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.