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HEALTH PROFILE: Peru

Peru
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Peru

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

Peru Population Pyramid
 
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    Peru
    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
    Peru PERU LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
    1970
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
    1980
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
    1990
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
    2000
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
    2010
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
    2016
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
    Peru PERU LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    Age 5
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    Age 10
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    Age 15
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    Age 20
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    Age 25
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    Age 30
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    Age 35
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    Age 40
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    Age 45
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    Age 50
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    Age 55
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    Age 60
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    Age 65
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    Age 70
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    Age 75
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
    Peru PERU TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    77.68
    43
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    74.35
    144
    3. Liver Disease
    30.74
    34
    4. Stroke
    30.61
    151
    5. Kidney Disease
    28.83
    36
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.04
    85
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.67
    115
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    68
    9. Lung Disease
    16.81
    137
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.73
    110
    11. Stomach Cancer
    13.46
    22
    12. Other Injuries
    13.00
    39
    13. Violence
    11.73
    35
    14. Cervical Cancer
    11.12
    72
    15. Lung Cancers
    9.61
    104
    16. Breast Cancer
    8.39
    169
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.94
    86
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.17
    83
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.06
    104
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.79
    66
    21. Malnutrition
    5.54
    58
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.46
    110
    23. Falls
    5.42
    87
    24. Tuberculosis
    5.34
    90
    25. Lymphomas
    5.34
    98
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Suicide
    5.08
    149
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    4.97
    69
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.02
    87
    29. Drownings
    3.84
    86
    30. Hypertension
    3.72
    163
    31. Leukemia
    3.64
    105
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.41
    133
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.95
    153
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    2.88
    55
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.86
    95
    36. Drug Use
    2.25
    33
    37. Birth Trauma
    2.16
    107
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    2.05
    155
    39. Fires
    1.63
    90
    40. Alcohol
    1.55
    99
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.53
    104
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.44
    81
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.44
    142
    44. Skin Disease
    1.41
    107
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.40
    107
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.40
    140
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.20
    155
    48. Meningitis
    1.19
    86
    49. Encephalitis
    1.12
    67
    50. Oral Cancer
    1.10
    183
    Peru PERU TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,743
    15.32
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,421
    14.43
    3. Stroke
    8,794
    5.92
    4. Liver Disease
    8,644
    5.82
    5. Kidney Disease
    8,255
    5.56
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,721
    5.20
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,062
    4.08
    8. Lung Disease
    4,894
    3.30
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,179
    2.82
    10. Other Injuries
    3,972
    2.68
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3,786
    2.55
    12. Violence
    3,699
    2.49
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,694
    1.81
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,693
    1.81
    15. Prostate Cancer
    2,369
    1.60
    16. HIV/AIDS
    2,193
    1.48
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,983
    1.34
    18. Liver Cancer
    1,910
    1.29
    19. Low Birth Weight
    1,877
    1.26
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,678
    1.13
    21. Malnutrition
    1,673
    1.13
    22. Tuberculosis
    1,570
    1.06
    23. Falls
    1,569
    1.06
    24. Suicide
    1,567
    1.06
    25. Lymphomas
    1,511
    1.02
      Deaths %
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    1,391
    0.94
    27. Breast Cancer
    1,271
    0.86
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,239
    0.83
    29. Drownings
    1,178
    0.79
    30. Leukemia
    1,090
    0.73
    31. Hypertension
    1,082
    0.73
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    870
    0.59
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    820
    0.55
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    818
    0.55
    35. Birth Trauma
    741
    0.50
    36. Drug Use
    679
    0.46
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    605
    0.41
    38. Ovary Cancer
    513
    0.35
    39. Fires
    487
    0.33
    40. Maternal Conditions
    470
    0.32
    41. Alcohol
    452
    0.30
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    447
    0.30
    43. Other Neoplasms
    415
    0.28
    44. Skin Disease
    413
    0.28
    45. Skin Cancers
    404
    0.27
    46. Bladder Cancer
    397
    0.27
    47. Meningitis
    368
    0.25
    48. Encephalitis
    346
    0.23
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    338
    0.23
    50. Appendicitis
    323
    0.22
    Peru PERU CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    68
    2. Stomach Cancer
    13.46
    22
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.12
    72
    4. Lung Cancers
    9.61
    104
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.39
    169
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.06
    104
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.79
    66
    8. Lymphomas
    5.34
    98
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.97
    69
    10. Leukemia
    3.64
    105
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.41
    133
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.40
    107
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.40
    140
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.20
    155
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.10
    183
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    175
    Peru PERU HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.3
    94
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    5.9
    N/D
    77
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    15.2
    24.2
    108
    88
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.66
    63
    Peru PERU DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    31.037m
    43
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    133
    Population 0-14
    26.3%
    93
    Population 15-64
    66.3%
    73
    Population 65 +
    7.4%
    87
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.80
    98
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    139
    Fertility Rate
    2.12
    97
    Infant Mortality
    18.40
    88
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    112
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    128
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    167
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    33
    Net Migration
    -2.20
    147
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    106
    Literacy Total
    94.2%
    100
    Literacy Male
    97.2%
    55
    Literacy Female
    94.3%
    61
    Unemployment
    6.7%
    102
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    75.9
    62
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    67.5
    51
    GDP per Capita USD
    $13,300
    91

    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.