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HEALTH PROFILE: Viet Nam

Viet Nam
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Viet Nam

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

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    Viet Nam
    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
    Viet Nam VIET NAM LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.6
    46.3
    44.4
    123
    119
    120
    1970
    46.9
    51.9
    49.4
    129
    118
    123
    1980
    55.5
    59.9
    57.7
    119
    114
    116
    1990
    64.1
    67.7
    65.9
    95
    108
    103
    2000
    68.5
    78.2
    73.4
    76
    35
    46
    2010
    70.3
    80.1
    75.2
    81
    36
    51
    2016
    71.7
    80.9
    76.3
    78
    38
    55
    Viet Nam VIET NAM LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.7
    80.9
    78
    38
    Age 5
    73.4
    82.5
    74
    31
    Age 10
    73.5
    82.5
    74
    31
    Age 15
    73.6
    82.6
    74
    32
    Age 20
    73.9
    82.7
    72
    32
    Age 25
    74.3
    82.9
    73
    32
    Age 30
    74.8
    83.0
    73
    32
    Age 35
    75.3
    83.2
    70
    32
    Age 40
    75.8
    83.4
    71
    32
    Age 45
    76.5
    83.6
    69
    32
    Age 50
    77.3
    84.0
    66
    32
    Age 55
    78.3
    84.4
    62
    31
    Age 60
    79.7
    85.1
    59
    31
    Age 65
    81.2
    85.9
    56
    29
    Age 70
    83.2
    87.2
    52
    23
    Age 75
    85.6
    88.7
    47
    13
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.7
    28
    4
    Age 85
    91.5
    93.2
    12
    3
    Viet Nam VIET NAM TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    86.61
    71
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    66.76
    154
    3. Liver Cancer
    30.46
    3
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    27.40
    74
    5. Lung Cancers
    23.80
    37
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.21
    66
    7. Lung Disease
    22.65
    93
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.86
    114
    9. Liver Disease
    18.52
    84
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.07
    129
    11. Kidney Disease
    15.83
    90
    12. Stomach Cancer
    14.21
    20
    13. Tuberculosis
    12.86
    64
    14. Falls
    12.27
    38
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.98
    38
    16. Low Birth Weight
    8.95
    77
    17. Hypertension
    8.87
    115
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.86
    80
    19. Asthma
    7.63
    66
    20. Drownings
    7.36
    28
    21. Suicide
    6.99
    120
    22. Other Injuries
    6.48
    112
    23. Cervical Cancer
    5.93
    116
    24. Breast Cancer
    5.88
    177
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.34
    129
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oral Cancer
    5.05
    42
    27. Leukemia
    4.48
    53
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.13
    126
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.66
    81
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.63
    89
    31. Violence
    3.61
    116
    32. Birth Trauma
    2.99
    87
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    68
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    2.33
    152
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.26
    175
    36. Epilepsy
    2.16
    65
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    1.85
    118
    38. Lymphomas
    1.67
    181
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.61
    98
    40. Encephalitis
    1.54
    43
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    137
    42. Skin Disease
    1.27
    114
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.06
    160
    44. Drug Use
    0.97
    106
    45. Ovary Cancer
    0.87
    183
    46. Alcohol
    0.87
    133
    47. Poisonings
    0.86
    74
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.86
    99
    49. Meningitis
    0.81
    108
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    0.75
    178
    Viet Nam VIET NAM TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    81,782
    16.01
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    67,501
    13.22
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    31,615
    6.19
    4. Liver Cancer
    28,524
    5.58
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,676
    4.44
    6. Lung Disease
    22,499
    4.41
    7. Lung Cancers
    21,770
    4.26
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,754
    4.06
    9. Liver Disease
    17,934
    3.51
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16,543
    3.24
    11. Kidney Disease
    15,998
    3.13
    12. Stomach Cancer
    13,215
    2.59
    13. Falls
    13,052
    2.56
    14. Tuberculosis
    12,747
    2.50
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    8,856
    1.73
    16. Hypertension
    8,815
    1.73
    17. HIV/AIDS
    7,957
    1.56
    18. Low Birth Weight
    7,872
    1.54
    19. Asthma
    7,089
    1.39
    20. Suicide
    6,868
    1.34
    21. Drownings
    6,841
    1.34
    22. Other Injuries
    6,330
    1.24
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,078
    0.99
    24. Oral Cancer
    4,726
    0.93
    25. Leukemia
    4,233
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,117
    0.81
    27. Violence
    3,625
    0.71
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,613
    0.71
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,436
    0.67
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3,057
    0.60
    31. Breast Cancer
    3,047
    0.60
    32. Birth Trauma
    2,632
    0.52
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2,255
    0.44
    34. Epilepsy
    2,095
    0.41
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1,840
    0.36
    36. Lymphomas
    1,576
    0.31
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,570
    0.31
    38. Encephalitis
    1,458
    0.29
    39. Uterin Cancer
    1,430
    0.28
    40. Skin Disease
    1,403
    0.27
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,363
    0.27
    42. Drug Use
    1,003
    0.20
    43. Other Neoplasms
    976
    0.19
    44. Maternal Conditions
    880
    0.17
    45. Poisonings
    866
    0.17
    46. Alcohol
    865
    0.17
    47. Prostate Cancer
    795
    0.16
    48. Meningitis
    765
    0.15
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    708
    0.14
    50. Hepatitis B
    596
    0.12
    Viet Nam VIET NAM CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    30.46
    3
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.80
    37
    3. Stomach Cancer
    14.21
    20
    4. Cervical Cancer
    5.93
    116
    5. Breast Cancer
    5.88
    177
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.34
    129
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.05
    42
    8. Leukemia
    4.48
    53
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    68
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2.26
    175
    11. Lymphomas
    1.67
    181
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    137
    13. Ovary Cancer
    0.87
    183
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.75
    178
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.39
    183
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.39
    178
    Viet Nam VIET NAM HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.3
    64
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    47.1
    1.3
    23
    114
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    1.6
    2.6
    190
    190
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.10
    91
    Viet Nam VIET NAM DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    96.16m
    15
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    23.6%
    116
    Population 15-64
    70.3%
    20
    Population 65 +
    6.1%
    100
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.50
    117
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.90
    151
    Fertility Rate
    1.81
    132
    Infant Mortality
    17.30
    94
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.11
    5
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.11
    8
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    80
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.63
    173
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    100
    Population Growth
    0.90%
    117
    Literacy Total
    94.5%
    95
    Literacy Male
    96.3%
    65
    Literacy Female
    92.8%
    72
    Unemployment
    2.3%
    168
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    76.3
    55
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    67.5
    50
    GDP per Capita USD
    $6,900
    128

    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.