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HEALTH PROFILE: Rwanda

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

Rwanda Population Pyramid
 
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    Rwanda
    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
    Rwanda RWANDA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
    1970
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
    1980
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
    1990
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
    2000
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
    2010
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
    2016
    66.1
    69.9
    68.0
    127
    129
    129
    Rwanda RWANDA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    66.1
    69.9
    127
    129
    Age 5
    69.0
    72.5
    121
    131
    Age 10
    69.7
    72.9
    117
    131
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.2
    114
    130
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.6
    110
    130
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.0
    108
    128
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.6
    108
    126
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.1
    104
    127
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    100
    126
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    94
    121
    Age 50
    75.3
    77.3
    92
    118
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.2
    92
    116
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.2
    91
    116
    Age 65
    79.2
    80.4
    94
    120
    Age 70
    81.1
    82.0
    98
    123
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.1
    99
    118
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    104
    114
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    105
    114
    Rwanda RWANDA 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
    79.88
    41
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    72.51
    147
    3. Stroke
    64.24
    105
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    56.34
    36
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.90
    7
    6. Malaria
    37.47
    22
    7. HIV/AIDS
    35.62
    35
    8. Prostate Cancer
    33.53
    25
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.59
    88
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    28.62
    66
    11. Cervical Cancer
    27.98
    12
    12. Lung Disease
    26.82
    71
    13. Liver Disease
    22.92
    63
    14. Hypertension
    20.73
    35
    15. Malnutrition
    19.07
    28
    16. Falls
    15.44
    29
    17. Meningitis
    14.64
    31
    18. Liver Cancer
    13.77
    23
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.04
    9
    20. Other Injuries
    10.98
    56
    21. Suicide
    10.96
    65
    22. Low Birth Weight
    10.89
    66
    23. Breast Cancer
    9.80
    158
    24. Stomach Cancer
    9.53
    47
    25. Birth Trauma
    8.84
    57
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Kidney Disease
    8.76
    144
    27. Asthma
    8.70
    59
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    8.07
    82
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.75
    35
    30. Maternal Conditions
    7.55
    45
    31. Oral Cancer
    6.15
    29
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.11
    75
    33. Lymphomas
    6.09
    66
    34. Fires
    6.05
    27
    35. Violence
    5.59
    88
    36. Drownings
    5.52
    56
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    5.34
    81
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.31
    130
    39. Skin Disease
    5.18
    30
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.89
    115
    41. Hepatitis B
    3.56
    24
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.35
    65
    43. Epilepsy
    2.98
    36
    44. Bladder Cancer
    2.80
    64
    45. Tuberculosis
    2.77
    108
    46. Leukemia
    2.69
    139
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2.68
    32
    48. Uterin Cancer
    2.65
    74
    49. Poisonings
    2.50
    32
    50. Alcohol
    2.37
    61
    Rwanda RWANDA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,614
    9.89
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,054
    7.14
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,036
    7.11
    4. Malaria
    3,905
    6.88
    5. HIV/AIDS
    3,273
    5.77
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,068
    5.40
    7. Stroke
    2,915
    5.14
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,146
    3.78
    9. Malnutrition
    1,752
    3.09
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,742
    3.07
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    1,559
    2.75
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,435
    2.53
    13. Liver Disease
    1,376
    2.42
    14. Meningitis
    1,291
    2.27
    15. Lung Disease
    1,150
    2.03
    16. Other Injuries
    1,050
    1.85
    17. Alzheimers & Dementia
    959
    1.69
    18. Cervical Cancer
    921
    1.62
    19. Hypertension
    873
    1.54
    20. Liver Cancer
    841
    1.48
    21. Maternal Conditions
    831
    1.46
    22. Suicide
    794
    1.40
    23. Falls
    779
    1.37
    24. Violence
    654
    1.15
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    602
    1.06
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    585
    1.03
    27. Prostate Cancer
    530
    0.93
    28. Stomach Cancer
    528
    0.93
    29. Asthma
    496
    0.87
    30. Fires
    475
    0.84
    31. Kidney Disease
    469
    0.83
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    420
    0.74
    33. Lymphomas
    400
    0.70
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    382
    0.67
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    365
    0.64
    36. Breast Cancer
    347
    0.61
    37. Oral Cancer
    338
    0.60
    38. Skin Disease
    320
    0.56
    39. Epilepsy
    293
    0.52
    40. Poisonings
    282
    0.50
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    273
    0.48
    42. Hepatitis B
    260
    0.46
    43. Other Neoplasms
    211
    0.37
    44. Syphilis
    201
    0.35
    45. Leukemia
    200
    0.35
    46. Tuberculosis
    197
    0.35
    47. Schistosomiasis
    184
    0.32
    48. Alcohol
    156
    0.27
    49. Bladder Cancer
    132
    0.23
    50. Ovary Cancer
    125
    0.22
    Rwanda RWANDA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    33.53
    25
    2. Cervical Cancer
    27.98
    12
    3. Liver Cancer
    13.77
    23
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.04
    9
    5. Breast Cancer
    9.80
    158
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.53
    47
    7. Oral Cancer
    6.15
    29
    8. Lymphomas
    6.09
    66
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.31
    130
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.89
    115
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.80
    64
    12. Leukemia
    2.69
    139
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.65
    74
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.21
    51
    15. Lung Cancers
    1.75
    169
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.57
    149
    Rwanda RWANDA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    9.0
    55
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    5.5
    N/D
    79
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    1.9
    9.3
    188
    163
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.41
    145
    Rwanda RWANDA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    11.901m
    75
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    147
    Population 0-14
    41.4%
    26
    Population 15-64
    56.2%
    167
    Population 65 +
    2.4%
    187
    Birth Rate / 1000
    30.70
    34
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.40
    132
    Fertility Rate
    3.87
    37
    Infant Mortality
    29.70
    64
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    168
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    154
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.93
    182
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.65
    168
    Net Migration
    0.20
    54
    Population Growth
    2.50%
    22
    Literacy Total
    70.5%
    157
    Literacy Male
    73.2%
    128
    Literacy Female
    68.0%
    119
    Unemployment
    2.7%
    163
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    68.0
    129
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    59.9
    126
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,100
    171

    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.