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HEALTH PROFILE: Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Solomon Islands

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

Solomon Islands Population Pyramid
 
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    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
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    50.4
    49.6
    93
    98
    96
    1970
    53.9
    55.4
    54.6
    97
    104
    99
    1980
    57.9
    59.3
    58.6
    106
    120
    112
    1990
    57.0
    57.8
    57.4
    134
    143
    139
    2000
    64.5
    67.2
    65.8
    105
    121
    115
    2010
    67.0
    69.8
    68.3
    107
    123
    116
    2016
    69.7
    72.7
    71.1
    95
    117
    112
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.7
    72.7
    95
    117
    Age 5
    71.7
    74.5
    95
    117
    Age 10
    72.0
    74.7
    95
    115
    Age 15
    72.1
    74.7
    96
    117
    Age 20
    72.3
    74.9
    96
    118
    Age 25
    72.7
    75.2
    95
    118
    Age 30
    73.0
    75.4
    96
    118
    Age 35
    73.3
    75.7
    97
    118
    Age 40
    73.6
    76.1
    98
    118
    Age 45
    74.1
    76.5
    100
    123
    Age 50
    74.7
    77.0
    104
    125
    Age 55
    75.6
    77.8
    110
    125
    Age 60
    76.8
    78.7
    117
    126
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.9
    121
    130
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.4
    125
    134
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.5
    131
    139
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.1
    134
    140
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    142
    143
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS 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
    145.42
    71
    2. Stroke
    114.08
    38
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.07
    16
    4. Lung Disease
    44.76
    17
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    44.01
    74
    6. Kidney Disease
    39.80
    13
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.42
    83
    8. Breast Cancer
    24.79
    18
    9. Asthma
    20.64
    11
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.14
    78
    11. Malaria
    20.05
    34
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18.06
    58
    13. Hypertension
    17.84
    53
    14. Tuberculosis
    17.28
    60
    15. Cervical Cancer
    16.73
    44
    16. Liver Cancer
    13.44
    24
    17. Prostate Cancer
    11.94
    127
    18. Liver Disease
    10.55
    121
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.52
    5
    20. Ovary Cancer
    9.55
    2
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.27
    44
    22. Lung Cancers
    7.96
    112
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.06
    43
    24. Low Birth Weight
    6.91
    94
    25. Other Injuries
    6.89
    106
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.57
    110
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    6.50
    116
    28. Suicide
    5.90
    135
    29. Oral Cancer
    5.79
    35
    30. Malnutrition
    5.66
    56
    31. Leukemia
    5.57
    13
    32. Lymphomas
    5.52
    93
    33. Birth Trauma
    5.07
    76
    34. Drownings
    4.87
    71
    35. Violence
    4.80
    98
    36. Uterin Cancer
    4.75
    20
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    4.64
    94
    38. Skin Disease
    4.01
    54
    39. Stomach Cancer
    3.30
    144
    40. Syphilis
    3.29
    24
    41. Skin Cancers
    3.00
    26
    42. Falls
    2.88
    144
    43. Maternal Conditions
    2.42
    69
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    2.30
    122
    45. Meningitis
    2.14
    67
    46. Bladder Cancer
    2.12
    90
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.58
    143
    48. Fires
    1.55
    94
    49. Appendicitis
    1.45
    47
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.39
    142
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    368
    14.58
    2. Stroke
    293
    11.61
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    206
    8.16
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    171
    6.77
    5. Lung Disease
    111
    4.40
    6. Kidney Disease
    104
    4.12
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    100
    3.96
    8. Malaria
    73
    2.89
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    65
    2.58
    10. Low Birth Weight
    65
    2.58
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    58
    2.30
    12. Asthma
    55
    2.18
    13. Tuberculosis
    53
    2.10
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    50
    1.98
    15. Birth Trauma
    47
    1.86
    16. Liver Cancer
    44
    1.74
    17. Hypertension
    44
    1.74
    18. Breast Cancer
    42
    1.66
    19. Liver Disease
    34
    1.35
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    1.31
    21. Other Injuries
    31
    1.23
    22. Syphilis
    30
    1.19
    23. Cervical Cancer
    28
    1.11
    24. Drownings
    28
    1.11
    25. Suicide
    28
    1.11
      Deaths %
    26. Violence
    26
    1.03
    27. Lung Cancers
    24
    0.95
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    24
    0.95
    29. Leukemia
    23
    0.91
    30. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21
    0.83
    31. Lymphomas
    19
    0.75
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    19
    0.75
    33. Oral Cancer
    18
    0.71
    34. Malnutrition
    17
    0.67
    35. Meningitis
    15
    0.59
    36. Ovary Cancer
    15
    0.59
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    15
    0.59
    38. Prostate Cancer
    14
    0.55
    39. Maternal Conditions
    13
    0.52
    40. Stomach Cancer
    11
    0.44
    41. Skin Disease
    10
    0.40
    42. Skin Cancers
    9
    0.36
    43. Falls
    9
    0.36
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    7
    0.28
    45. Uterin Cancer
    7
    0.28
    46. Fires
    7
    0.28
    47. Bladder Cancer
    6
    0.24
    48. Poisonings
    6
    0.24
    49. Appendicitis
    5
    0.20
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.16
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    24.79
    18
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.73
    44
    3. Liver Cancer
    13.44
    24
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.94
    127
    5. Ovary Cancer
    9.55
    2
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.96
    112
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.57
    110
    8. Oral Cancer
    5.79
    35
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    5.57
    13
    10. Lymphomas
    5.52
    93
    11. Uterin Cancer
    4.75
    20
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.30
    144
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.00
    26
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    2.30
    122
    15. Bladder Cancer
    2.12
    90
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.39
    142
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.4
    156
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    17.9
    27.1
    91
    60
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    647,581
    161
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    20
    Population 0-14
    34.6%
    50
    Population 15-64
    61.1%
    142
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    129
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.90
    46
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.80
    183
    Fertility Rate
    3.16
    47
    Infant Mortality
    14.70
    101
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    116
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    32
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    31
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    29
    Net Migration
    -1.70
    133
    Population Growth
    1.90%
    48
    Literacy Total
    84.1%
    129
    Literacy Male
    88.9%
    91
    Literacy Female
    79.2%
    101
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    71.1
    112
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    61.9
    115
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,100
    172

    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.