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HEALTH PROFILE: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Zimbabwe

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

Zimbabwe Population Pyramid
 
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    Zimbabwe
    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
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    50.1
    53.3
    51.6
    89
    90
    89
    1970
    53.4
    56.7
    55.0
    99
    97
    97
    1980
    57.6
    61.2
    59.3
    107
    108
    108
    1990
    59.0
    63.7
    61.3
    129
    121
    125
    2000
    46.0
    46.0
    46.0
    175
    180
    177
    2010
    51.4
    53.5
    52.4
    174
    175
    175
    2016
    59.6
    63.1
    61.4
    163
    162
    162
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.6
    63.1
    163
    162
    Age 5
    63.4
    66.4
    171
    168
    Age 10
    64.0
    67.0
    171
    170
    Age 15
    64.4
    67.4
    171
    171
    Age 20
    65.1
    68.0
    171
    172
    Age 25
    65.9
    68.7
    172
    173
    Age 30
    66.8
    69.6
    172
    171
    Age 35
    67.9
    70.8
    172
    169
    Age 40
    69.3
    72.3
    173
    167
    Age 45
    71.0
    73.8
    167
    163
    Age 50
    72.8
    75.3
    153
    156
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.7
    132
    149
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.1
    121
    141
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.6
    115
    136
    Age 70
    80.7
    81.5
    112
    133
    Age 75
    83.1
    83.7
    115
    132
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.4
    113
    127
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    113
    122
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    279.19
    4
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    111.13
    24
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    101.47
    124
    4. Stroke
    68.44
    96
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    61.90
    1
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    56.93
    30
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38.44
    46
    8. Prostate Cancer
    31.89
    30
    9. Lung Disease
    30.90
    55
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    29.02
    64
    11. Cervical Cancer
    27.43
    13
    12. Malnutrition
    26.34
    13
    13. Kidney Disease
    25.36
    48
    14. Suicide
    19.13
    13
    15. Maternal Conditions
    17.29
    19
    16. Low Birth Weight
    16.78
    34
    17. Violence
    15.01
    22
    18. Meningitis
    13.70
    33
    19. Asthma
    13.20
    34
    20. Other Injuries
    13.18
    36
    21. Birth Trauma
    12.87
    44
    22. Tuberculosis
    12.47
    65
    23. Hypertension
    12.39
    91
    24. Liver Disease
    12.14
    109
    25. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    136
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    11.48
    23
    27. Lymphomas
    10.36
    3
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.59
    31
    29. Malaria
    9.41
    38
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.51
    35
    31. Falls
    7.79
    65
    32. Stomach Cancer
    7.28
    68
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.08
    26
    34. Liver Cancer
    6.82
    64
    35. Fires
    6.62
    20
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.09
    116
    37. Epilepsy
    5.08
    11
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.02
    37
    39. Skin Disease
    4.25
    45
    40. Lung Cancers
    3.92
    142
    41. Drownings
    3.86
    84
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.54
    129
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.45
    85
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    2.82
    109
    45. Alcohol
    2.76
    46
    46. Drug Use
    2.60
    27
    47. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    131
    48. Poisonings
    2.14
    40
    49. Uterin Cancer
    2.04
    94
    50. Leukemia
    1.91
    156
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    29,897
    25.18
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,240
    9.47
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,667
    6.46
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,896
    4.96
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,323
    4.48
    6. Low Birth Weight
    4,828
    4.07
    7. Stroke
    4,825
    4.06
    8. Malnutrition
    4,123
    3.47
    9. Birth Trauma
    3,703
    3.12
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,590
    3.02
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,064
    2.58
    12. Maternal Conditions
    2,767
    2.33
    13. Violence
    2,439
    2.05
    14. Meningitis
    1,887
    1.59
    15. Lung Disease
    1,838
    1.55
    16. Suicide
    1,728
    1.46
    17. Malaria
    1,715
    1.44
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,697
    1.43
    19. Other Injuries
    1,571
    1.32
    20. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,554
    1.31
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,185
    1.00
    22. Cervical Cancer
    1,100
    0.93
    23. Asthma
    974
    0.82
    24. Lymphomas
    965
    0.81
    25. Liver Disease
    888
    0.75
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    786
    0.66
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    772
    0.65
    28. Hypertension
    750
    0.63
    29. Prostate Cancer
    739
    0.62
    30. Fires
    695
    0.59
    31. Epilepsy
    602
    0.51
    32. Liver Cancer
    546
    0.46
    33. Falls
    529
    0.45
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    528
    0.44
    35. Drownings
    513
    0.43
    36. Breast Cancer
    497
    0.42
    37. Stomach Cancer
    444
    0.37
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    427
    0.36
    39. Syphilis
    404
    0.34
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    395
    0.33
    41. Poisonings
    360
    0.30
    42. Skin Disease
    310
    0.26
    43. Drug Use
    303
    0.26
    44. Encephalitis
    264
    0.22
    45. Lung Cancers
    244
    0.21
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    230
    0.19
    47. Leukemia
    197
    0.17
    48. Alcohol
    196
    0.17
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    173
    0.15
    50. Oral Cancer
    157
    0.13
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    31.89
    30
    2. Cervical Cancer
    27.43
    13
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    136
    4. Lymphomas
    10.36
    3
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.28
    68
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.08
    26
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.82
    64
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.09
    116
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.92
    142
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.54
    129
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.82
    109
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    131
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.04
    94
    14. Leukemia
    1.91
    156
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.56
    127
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.56
    97
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.8
    112
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    31.2
    2.1
    71
    106
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    4.7
    25.3
    151
    82
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.69
    138
    Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    13.805m
    71
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.95
    151
    Population 0-14
    38.9%
    39
    Population 15-64
    56.6%
    162
    Population 65 +
    4.5%
    123
    Birth Rate / 1000
    34.20
    25
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.20
    37
    Fertility Rate
    3.98
    36
    Infant Mortality
    32.70
    57
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    182
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    0.98
    191
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.96
    156
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.69
    154
    Net Migration
    -8.50
    183
    Population Growth
    1.60%
    66
    Literacy Total
    86.5%
    124
    Literacy Male
    88.5%
    93
    Literacy Female
    84.6%
    91
    Unemployment
    95.0%
    1
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    61.4
    162
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    54.4
    160
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,300
    167

    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.