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HEALTH PROFILE: Somalia

Somalia
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Somalia

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

Somalia Population Pyramid
 
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    Somalia
    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
    Somalia SOMALIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    34.7
    37.7
    36.2
    163
    158
    163
    1970
    38.7
    41.8
    40.2
    162
    159
    162
    1980
    41.0
    44.2
    42.6
    171
    169
    169
    1990
    40.0
    43.3
    41.6
    180
    179
    179
    2000
    49.1
    51.8
    50.5
    163
    164
    162
    2010
    50.8
    54.1
    52.4
    176
    173
    174
    2016
    53.7
    57.3
    55.4
    178
    177
    177
    Somalia SOMALIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    53.7
    57.3
    178
    177
    Age 5
    62.2
    65.6
    174
    173
    Age 10
    63.3
    66.7
    173
    173
    Age 15
    63.7
    67.1
    174
    173
    Age 20
    64.6
    67.8
    172
    173
    Age 25
    65.9
    68.7
    171
    172
    Age 30
    67.2
    69.7
    171
    170
    Age 35
    68.6
    70.7
    170
    170
    Age 40
    70.0
    72.0
    164
    169
    Age 45
    71.4
    73.2
    159
    168
    Age 50
    72.8
    74.3
    155
    169
    Age 55
    74.2
    75.5
    148
    168
    Age 60
    75.7
    76.8
    149
    168
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    151
    168
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.4
    153
    167
    Age 75
    82.4
    82.9
    151
    161
    Age 80
    85.5
    85.9
    145
    156
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.3
    134
    146
    Somalia SOMALIA 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
    154.30
    8
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    144.18
    74
    3. Tuberculosis
    130.73
    3
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    125.88
    10
    5. Stroke
    101.95
    51
    6. War
    52.97
    5
    7. Malnutrition
    42.11
    2
    8. Maternal Conditions
    37.67
    4
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.69
    74
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.36
    30
    11. Meningitis
    34.40
    4
    12. Birth Trauma
    33.13
    1
    13. Liver Disease
    30.97
    32
    14. Lung Disease
    26.57
    73
    15. Low Birth Weight
    23.36
    16
    16. Hypertension
    22.75
    27
    17. Alzheimers & Dementia
    22.02
    107
    18. Tetanus
    21.43
    1
    19. Measles
    20.71
    2
    20. Breast Cancer
    19.10
    60
    21. HIV/AIDS
    18.07
    52
    22. Other Injuries
    17.87
    11
    23. Cervical Cancer
    17.82
    37
    24. Prostate Cancer
    16.51
    90
    25. Malaria
    15.35
    36
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    15.26
    31
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.74
    107
    28. Asthma
    12.34
    39
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    12.26
    15
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.72
    8
    31. Fires
    9.45
    2
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.84
    19
    33. Drownings
    8.77
    16
    34. Suicide
    8.31
    101
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    38
    36. Syphilis
    7.23
    8
    37. Violence
    6.49
    81
    38. Leishmaniasis
    6.48
    3
    39. Other Neoplasms
    5.94
    13
    40. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    40
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.67
    123
    42. Stomach Cancer
    5.42
    95
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.27
    96
    44. Lymphomas
    5.12
    102
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.57
    44
    46. Hepatitis B
    4.57
    9
    47. Epilepsy
    4.32
    17
    48. Poisonings
    4.04
    4
    49. Skin Disease
    4.03
    53
    50. Oral Cancer
    3.97
    72
    Somalia SOMALIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,940
    15.66
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16,868
    11.03
    3. Tuberculosis
    10,058
    6.58
    4. Birth Trauma
    9,825
    6.43
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,972
    4.56
    6. Low Birth Weight
    6,928
    4.53
    7. War
    6,547
    4.28
    8. Measles
    6,081
    3.98
    9. Malnutrition
    5,657
    3.70
    10. Meningitis
    5,620
    3.68
    11. Stroke
    5,279
    3.45
    12. Maternal Conditions
    4,338
    2.84
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,092
    2.68
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    3,575
    2.34
    15. Tetanus
    3,215
    2.10
    16. Other Injuries
    2,499
    1.63
    17. Malaria
    2,121
    1.39
    18. Liver Disease
    2,113
    1.38
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,887
    1.23
    20. Syphilis
    1,875
    1.23
    21. HIV/AIDS
    1,700
    1.11
    22. Drownings
    1,480
    0.97
    23. Lung Disease
    1,281
    0.84
    24. Fires
    1,262
    0.83
    25. Hypertension
    1,062
    0.69
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    1,052
    0.69
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    1,050
    0.69
    28. Asthma
    922
    0.60
    29. Kidney Disease
    835
    0.55
    30. Violence
    797
    0.52
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    695
    0.45
    32. Alzheimers & Dementia
    693
    0.45
    33. Suicide
    675
    0.44
    34. Breast Cancer
    666
    0.44
    35. Poisonings
    655
    0.43
    36. Pertussis
    594
    0.39
    37. Cervical Cancer
    573
    0.37
    38. Epilepsy
    533
    0.35
    39. Leishmaniasis
    509
    0.33
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    494
    0.32
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    412
    0.27
    42. Other Neoplasms
    383
    0.25
    43. Hepatitis B
    381
    0.25
    44. Lymphomas
    369
    0.24
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    349
    0.23
    46. Skin Disease
    334
    0.22
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    328
    0.21
    48. Prostate Cancer
    317
    0.21
    49. Leukemia
    308
    0.20
    50. Stomach Cancer
    296
    0.19
    Somalia SOMALIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    19.10
    60
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.82
    37
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.51
    90
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.84
    19
    5. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    40
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.67
    123
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.42
    95
    8. Lymphomas
    5.12
    102
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.97
    72
    10. Leukemia
    3.85
    89
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.15
    159
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.36
    157
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.69
    144
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.63
    118
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.24
    146
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.81
    146
    Somalia SOMALIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    N/D
    188
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    3.9
    12.3
    161
    153
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.98
    94
    Somalia SOMALIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    11.031m
    82
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    44
    Population 0-14
    43.2%
    14
    Population 15-64
    54.7%
    175
    Population 65 +
    2.2%
    190
    Birth Rate / 1000
    39.60
    9
    Death Rate / 1000
    13.10
    14
    Fertility Rate
    5.80
    5
    Infant Mortality
    94.80
    2
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    174
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.00
    185
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.05
    27
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.63
    175
    Net Migration
    -6.50
    177
    Population Growth
    2.00%
    44
    Literacy Total
    37.8%
    183
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    55.4
    177
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    50.0
    177
    GDP per Capita USD
    N/D
    N/D

    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.