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HEALTH PROFILE: Uruguay

Uruguay
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Uruguay

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

Uruguay Population Pyramid
 
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    Uruguay
    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
    Uruguay URUGUAY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.9
    71.2
    68.0
    32
    28
    33
    1970
    65.6
    72.1
    68.8
    44
    38
    38
    1980
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    41
    41
    40
    1990
    69.0
    76.5
    72.6
    44
    34
    38
    2000
    71.2
    78.9
    75.1
    43
    33
    35
    2010
    72.7
    79.7
    76.3
    51
    40
    40
    2016
    73.2
    80.8
    77.1
    64
    40
    44
    Uruguay URUGUAY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.2
    80.8
    64
    40
    Age 5
    74.3
    81.8
    61
    37
    Age 10
    74.3
    81.9
    61
    36
    Age 15
    74.4
    81.9
    60
    36
    Age 20
    74.7
    82.1
    60
    36
    Age 25
    75.1
    82.2
    60
    35
    Age 30
    75.5
    82.3
    59
    35
    Age 35
    75.9
    82.5
    61
    35
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.8
    60
    34
    Age 45
    76.8
    83.1
    62
    34
    Age 50
    77.4
    83.5
    64
    34
    Age 55
    78.2
    84.1
    65
    34
    Age 60
    79.3
    84.8
    64
    32
    Age 65
    80.8
    85.8
    63
    31
    Age 70
    82.6
    87.0
    62
    26
    Age 75
    84.8
    88.6
    60
    16
    Age 80
    87.5
    90.5
    61
    11
    Age 85
    90.5
    92.9
    58
    7
    Uruguay URUGUAY 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
    60.24
    161
    2. Stroke
    38.64
    138
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.05
    20
    4. Prostate Cancer
    27.00
    41
    5. Lung Disease
    26.84
    69
    6. Breast Cancer
    26.16
    13
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.37
    7
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.76
    124
    9. Suicide
    16.48
    20
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    16.41
    136
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    14.99
    135
    12. Other Injuries
    14.74
    25
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.92
    112
    14. Kidney Disease
    10.84
    123
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    10.72
    2
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.15
    52
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.51
    96
    18. Lymphomas
    7.50
    27
    19. Violence
    7.47
    71
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.35
    100
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    6.59
    55
    22. Hypertension
    6.53
    146
    23. HIV/AIDS
    5.52
    87
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.51
    90
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.46
    48
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Neoplasms
    5.36
    18
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.71
    41
    28. Leukemia
    4.69
    42
    29. Liver Disease
    4.62
    172
    30. Bladder Cancer
    4.12
    26
    31. Low Birth Weight
    3.58
    134
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    3.44
    29
    33. Encephalitis
    3.41
    9
    34. Oral Cancer
    3.25
    88
    35. Uterin Cancer
    3.16
    48
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.58
    173
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    38
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.43
    99
    39. Skin Disease
    2.27
    84
    40. Asthma
    2.25
    113
    41. Drownings
    2.05
    122
    42. Alcohol
    1.72
    90
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.70
    119
    44. Epilepsy
    1.55
    100
    45. Malnutrition
    1.20
    100
    46. Birth Trauma
    1.14
    130
    47. Fires
    1.11
    113
    48. Falls
    0.94
    180
    49. Anemia
    0.82
    23
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.81
    159
    Uruguay URUGUAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,176
    15.55
    2. Stroke
    2,735
    10.18
    3. Lung Disease
    1,799
    6.70
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,439
    5.36
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,439
    5.36
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,364
    5.08
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,176
    4.38
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    934
    3.48
    9. Other Injuries
    829
    3.09
    10. Breast Cancer
    813
    3.03
    11. Kidney Disease
    799
    2.97
    12. Prostate Cancer
    687
    2.56
    13. Suicide
    633
    2.36
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    613
    2.28
    15. Stomach Cancer
    513
    1.91
    16. Hypertension
    483
    1.80
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    471
    1.75
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    437
    1.63
    19. Lymphomas
    410
    1.53
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    323
    1.20
    21. Other Neoplasms
    318
    1.18
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    265
    0.99
    23. Bladder Cancer
    262
    0.98
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    260
    0.97
    25. Violence
    255
    0.95
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    254
    0.95
    27. Liver Disease
    216
    0.80
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    215
    0.80
    29. Cervical Cancer
    208
    0.77
    30. HIV/AIDS
    196
    0.73
    31. Encephalitis
    180
    0.67
    32. Skin Disease
    174
    0.65
    33. Oral Cancer
    167
    0.62
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    163
    0.61
    35. Ovary Cancer
    154
    0.57
    36. Asthma
    144
    0.54
    37. Skin Cancers
    139
    0.52
    38. Liver Cancer
    137
    0.51
    39. Low Birth Weight
    97
    0.36
    40. Uterin Cancer
    87
    0.32
    41. Alcohol
    80
    0.30
    42. Tuberculosis
    79
    0.29
    43. Malnutrition
    79
    0.29
    44. Drownings
    74
    0.28
    45. Epilepsy
    70
    0.26
    46. Anemia
    65
    0.24
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    50
    0.19
    48. Falls
    49
    0.18
    49. Fires
    47
    0.17
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    44
    0.16
    Uruguay URUGUAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.05
    20
    2. Prostate Cancer
    27.00
    41
    3. Breast Cancer
    26.16
    13
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.37
    7
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.72
    2
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.15
    52
    7. Cervical Cancer
    7.51
    96
    8. Lymphomas
    7.50
    27
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.46
    48
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.71
    41
    11. Leukemia
    4.69
    42
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.12
    26
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.25
    88
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.16
    48
    15. Liver Cancer
    2.58
    173
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    38
    Uruguay URUGUAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.8
    29
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    26.7
    19.4
    86
    32
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    24.9
    30.6
    34
    42
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.38
    30
    Uruguay URUGUAY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3.36m
    131
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.94
    176
    Population 0-14
    20.2%
    132
    Population 15-64
    65.6%
    94
    Population 65 +
    14.3%
    46
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.00
    138
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    57
    Fertility Rate
    1.80
    135
    Infant Mortality
    8.30
    141
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.04
    138
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    129
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    138
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.67
    161
    Net Migration
    -0.90
    119
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    156
    Literacy Total
    98.5%
    56
    Literacy Male
    98.1%
    46
    Literacy Female
    98.9%
    27
    Unemployment
    7.3%
    94
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    77.1
    44
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    68.8
    36
    GDP per Capita USD
    $22,400
    61

    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.