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HEALTH PROFILE: Seychelles

Seychelles
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Seychelles

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

Seychelles Population Pyramid
 
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    Seychelles
    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
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1990
    67.2
    73.5
    70.3
    60
    64
    59
    2000
    67.7
    76.4
    71.8
    86
    46
    67
    2010
    68.3
    77.3
    72.4
    97
    64
    96
    2016
    69.0
    78.0
    73.3
    101
    75
    93
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.0
    78.0
    101
    75
    Age 5
    70.1
    79.0
    107
    76
    Age 10
    70.3
    79.1
    108
    74
    Age 15
    70.4
    79.2
    109
    74
    Age 20
    70.5
    79.3
    112
    75
    Age 25
    70.8
    79.4
    114
    73
    Age 30
    71.2
    79.6
    116
    73
    Age 35
    71.6
    79.7
    119
    73
    Age 40
    72.1
    80.0
    119
    71
    Age 45
    72.9
    80.4
    122
    71
    Age 50
    74.0
    80.9
    122
    69
    Age 55
    75.3
    81.5
    121
    66
    Age 60
    77.1
    82.3
    111
    70
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.2
    96
    71
    Age 70
    81.7
    84.4
    76
    70
    Age 75
    84.5
    86.1
    69
    70
    Age 80
    87.5
    88.2
    59
    69
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.0
    56
    68
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES 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
    106.46
    117
    2. Hypertension
    63.89
    1
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.90
    57
    4. Stroke
    49.56
    124
    5. Prostate Cancer
    45.94
    15
    6. Kidney Disease
    42.67
    7
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    31.62
    52
    8. Liver Disease
    23.93
    57
    9. Lung Disease
    19.59
    117
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.41
    121
    11. Breast Cancer
    18.80
    63
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.78
    26
    13. Lung Cancers
    13.23
    89
    14. Cervical Cancer
    12.86
    65
    15. Oral Cancer
    12.13
    3
    16. Drownings
    11.73
    5
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.78
    23
    18. Violence
    8.96
    60
    19. Suicide
    8.35
    100
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    8.26
    77
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.61
    38
    22. Asthma
    7.16
    70
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.07
    142
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    6.96
    52
    25. Other Injuries
    6.64
    109
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Low Birth Weight
    6.49
    96
    27. Leukemia
    6.42
    6
    28. Falls
    6.37
    72
    29. Lymphomas
    6.14
    65
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    5.57
    57
    31. Ovary Cancer
    5.51
    47
    32. Stomach Cancer
    4.87
    110
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.61
    44
    34. Liver Cancer
    4.49
    117
    35. Meningitis
    4.33
    49
    36. Fires
    4.03
    49
    37. Bladder Cancer
    3.46
    42
    38. Appendicitis
    2.38
    17
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.34
    85
    40. HIV/AIDS
    2.31
    106
    41. Birth Trauma
    2.03
    111
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.91
    110
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.79
    93
    44. Drug Use
    1.65
    61
    45. Alcohol
    1.63
    95
    46. Epilepsy
    1.22
    124
    47. Uterin Cancer
    1.21
    147
    48. Skin Cancers
    1.14
    123
    49. Skin Disease
    0.98
    120
    50. Malnutrition
    0.95
    101
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    116
    16.22
    2. Hypertension
    69
    9.65
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    63
    8.81
    4. Stroke
    54
    7.55
    5. Kidney Disease
    46
    6.43
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    36
    5.03
    7. Liver Disease
    27
    3.78
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    21
    2.94
    9. Lung Disease
    21
    2.94
    10. Prostate Cancer
    19
    2.66
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17
    2.38
    12. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.96
    13. Oral Cancer
    13
    1.82
    14. Breast Cancer
    12
    1.68
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    12
    1.68
    16. Drownings
    12
    1.68
    17. Suicide
    9
    1.26
    18. Violence
    9
    1.26
    19. Cervical Cancer
    8
    1.12
    20. Asthma
    8
    1.12
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    1.12
    22. Lymphomas
    7
    0.98
    23. Leukemia
    7
    0.98
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    7
    0.98
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    0.98
      Deaths %
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    7
    0.98
    27. Falls
    7
    0.98
    28. Other Injuries
    7
    0.98
    29. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.84
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    6
    0.84
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    5
    0.70
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.70
    33. Liver Cancer
    5
    0.70
    34. Meningitis
    4
    0.56
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.56
    36. Fires
    4
    0.56
    37. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.42
    38. Ovary Cancer
    3
    0.42
    39. Appendicitis
    3
    0.42
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2
    0.28
    41. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.28
    42. Alcohol
    2
    0.28
    43. Drug Use
    2
    0.28
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.28
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2
    0.28
    46. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.14
    47. Encephalitis
    1
    0.14
    48. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.14
    49. Dengue
    1
    0.14
    50. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.14
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    45.94
    15
    2. Breast Cancer
    18.80
    63
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.78
    26
    4. Lung Cancers
    13.23
    89
    5. Cervical Cancer
    12.86
    65
    6. Oral Cancer
    12.13
    3
    7. Leukemia
    6.42
    6
    8. Lymphomas
    6.14
    65
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.57
    57
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.51
    47
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.87
    110
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.61
    44
    13. Liver Cancer
    4.49
    117
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.46
    42
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.21
    147
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.14
    123
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    12.0
    15
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    43.0
    8.8
    38
    63
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    7.6
    20.5
    127
    114
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Seychelles SEYCHELLES DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    93,920
    183
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.06
    15
    Population 0-14
    19.9%
    136
    Population 15-64
    72.5%
    8
    Population 65 +
    7.6%
    81
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.70
    129
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.00
    116
    Fertility Rate
    1.85
    131
    Infant Mortality
    10.00
    126
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    172
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    57
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.11
    10
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.67
    162
    Net Migration
    1.00
    44
    Population Growth
    0.80%
    121
    Literacy Total
    91.8%
    112
    Literacy Male
    91.4%
    84
    Literacy Female
    92.3%
    75
    Unemployment
    3.0%
    156
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    73.3
    93
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    65.7
    83
    GDP per Capita USD
    $28,900
    48

    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.