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HEALTH PROFILE : Mozambique

Mozambique
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Mozambique

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Mozambique including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    33.9
    36.6
    35.2
    166
    163
    165
    1970
    37.9
    41.0
    39.4
    167
    163
    165
    1980
    41.1
    44.3
    42.7
    169
    168
    168
    1990
    42.2
    45.2
    43.7
    176
    176
    176
    2000
    47.5
    50.5
    49.0
    170
    166
    168
    2010
    52.5
    55.2
    54.0
    171
    172
    171
    2016
    57.7
    62.3
    60.1
    172
    164
    167
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    57.7
    62.3
    172
    164
    Age 5
    62.4
    66.8
    173
    165
    Age 10
    63.1
    67.5
    175
    167
    Age 15
    63.6
    68.0
    175
    167
    Age 20
    64.3
    68.5
    174
    168
    Age 25
    65.1
    69.2
    175
    168
    Age 30
    66.1
    70.1
    176
    168
    Age 35
    67.6
    71.4
    174
    166
    Age 40
    69.6
    72.9
    170
    160
    Age 45
    71.8
    74.5
    146
    153
    Age 50
    73.7
    75.9
    128
    146
    Age 55
    75.4
    77.3
    115
    134
    Age 60
    77.0
    78.5
    112
    131
    Age 65
    78.8
    79.9
    107
    127
    Age 70
    80.8
    81.7
    108
    128
    Age 75
    83.2
    83.8
    111
    126
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.5
    111
    126
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    112
    119
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    202.76
    9
    2. Tuberculosis
    127.92
    6
    3. Stroke
    109.43
    57
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    87.67
    42
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    77.87
    19
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    77.78
    146
    7. Cervical Cancer
    49.65
    1
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    44.52
    7
    9. Malaria
    43.71
    13
    10. Hypertension
    31.88
    18
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.46
    93
    12. Maternal Conditions
    26.73
    15
    13. Low Birth Weight
    18.46
    26
    14. Lung Disease
    17.81
    133
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    17.59
    14
    16. Birth Trauma
    16.26
    30
    17. Meningitis
    15.61
    30
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.27
    113
    19. Other Injuries
    15.14
    37
    20. Liver Disease
    15.09
    89
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    13.64
    23
    22. Epilepsy
    12.64
    1
    23. Suicide
    12.55
    49
    24. Falls
    12.44
    32
    25. Prostate Cancer
    10.48
    132
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.47
    18
    27. Kidney Disease
    9.44
    129
    28. Asthma
    9.22
    67
    29. Malnutrition
    8.97
    46
    30. Lymphomas
    8.71
    9
    31. Fires
    8.64
    8
    32. Anemia
    8.56
    19
    33. Breast Cancer
    8.43
    170
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.85
    28
    35. Drownings
    7.80
    39
    36. Syphilis
    7.65
    7
    37. Skin Disease
    6.92
    8
    38. Oral Cancer
    6.80
    21
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.94
    79
    40. Liver Cancer
    4.33
    118
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.20
    51
    42. Other Neoplasms
    4.03
    43
    43. Leukemia
    3.78
    99
    44. Schistosomiasis
    3.70
    22
    45. Violence
    3.39
    120
    46. Poisonings
    3.11
    14
    47. Lung Cancers
    2.84
    150
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    2.80
    104
    49. Tetanus
    2.29
    18
    50. Pertussis
    2.20
    21
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    41,317
    16.30
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,235
    8.77
    3. Tuberculosis
    18,880
    7.45
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,184
    7.17
    5. Malaria
    16,669
    6.58
    6. Stroke
    13,221
    5.22
    7. Low Birth Weight
    10,036
    3.96
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,384
    3.70
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,256
    3.65
    10. Birth Trauma
    8,841
    3.49
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    6,394
    2.52
    12. Maternal Conditions
    6,064
    2.39
    13. Meningitis
    4,530
    1.79
    14. Other Injuries
    4,367
    1.72
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    4,281
    1.69
    16. Cervical Cancer
    4,022
    1.59
    17. Hypertension
    3,786
    1.49
    18. Syphilis
    3,604
    1.42
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,604
    1.42
    20. Epilepsy
    3,089
    1.22
    21. Drownings
    2,622
    1.03
    22. Malnutrition
    2,454
    0.97
    23. Suicide
    2,341
    0.92
    24. Liver Disease
    2,287
    0.90
    25. Lung Disease
    2,200
    0.87
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    2,168
    0.86
    27. Fires
    2,142
    0.85
    28. Anemia
    1,916
    0.76
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,628
    0.64
    30. Kidney Disease
    1,598
    0.63
    31. Asthma
    1,485
    0.59
    32. Lymphomas
    1,462
    0.58
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,204
    0.48
    34. Skin Disease
    1,186
    0.47
    35. Pertussis
    1,133
    0.45
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,087
    0.43
    37. Oral Cancer
    991
    0.39
    38. Poisonings
    935
    0.37
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    909
    0.36
    40. Violence
    826
    0.33
    41. Tetanus
    665
    0.26
    42. Breast Cancer
    653
    0.26
    43. Liver Cancer
    644
    0.25
    44. Leukemia
    632
    0.25
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    625
    0.25
    46. Other Neoplasms
    610
    0.24
    47. Schistosomiasis
    590
    0.23
    48. Encephalitis
    541
    0.21
    49. Prostate Cancer
    477
    0.19
    50. Measles
    460
    0.18
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    49.65
    1
    2. Prostate Cancer
    10.48
    132
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.47
    18
    4. Lymphomas
    8.71
    9
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.43
    170
    6. Oral Cancer
    6.80
    21
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.33
    118
    8. Leukemia
    3.78
    99
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lung Cancers
    2.84
    150
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.80
    104
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.47
    94
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.22
    139
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.05
    153
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.04
    183
    15. Ovary Cancer
    0.87
    183
    16. Stomach Cancer
    0.75
    182
     
     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.4
    143
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    31.4
    5.9
    68
    76
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    3.3
    10.5
    171
    161
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.42
    117

     
    Mozambique MOZAMBIQUE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    26,573,706
    50
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    143
    Population 0-14
    44.7%
    9
    Population 15-64
    52.4%
    187
    Population 65 +
    2.9%
    174
    Birth Rate / 1000
    38.10
    11
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.60
    25
    Fertility Rate
    5.08
    11
    Infant Mortality
    65.90
    13
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.02
    185
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    167
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.92
    183
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.85
    63
    Net Migration
    -1.90
    141
    Population Growth
    2.50%
    21
    Literacy Total
    58.8%
    172
    Literacy Male
    73.3%
    127
    Literacy Female
    45.4%
    141
    Unemployment
    22.4%
    25
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    60.1
    167
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    52.2
    170
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $1,300
    187
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.