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Ghana: Life Expectancy

Male Female
62.5
64.4
Total World Rank
63.4
155

According to the latest WHO data published in 2018 life expectancy in Ghana is: Male 62.5, female 64.4 and total life expectancy is 63.4 which gives Ghana a World Life Expectancy ranking of 155. You can see the leading causes of death data and rankings for Ghana by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Leading Causes of Death Ghana
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
2. Stroke
3. Influenza and Pneumonia
4. Tuberculosis
5. HIV/AIDS
6. Malaria
7. Diabetes Mellitus
8. Liver Disease
9. Road Traffic Accidents
10. Diarrhoeal diseases
11. Alzheimers & Dementia
12. Lung Disease
13. Meningitis
   
14. Falls
15. Cervical Cancer
16. Kidney Disease
17. Prostate Cancer
18. Low Birth Weight
19. Other Injuries
20. Hypertension
21. Birth Trauma
22. Endocrine Disorders
23. Liver Cancer
24. Breast Cancer
25. Malnutrition
26. Congenital Anomalies
   
27. Inflammatory/Heart
28. Violence
29. Asthma
30. Maternal Conditions
31. Suicide
32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
33. Skin Disease
34. Lymphomas
35. Fires
36. Drownings
37. Schistosomiasis
38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
   
40. Ovary Cancer
41. Stomach Cancer
42. Hepatitis B
43. Oral Cancer
44. Drug Use
45. Parkinson's Disease
46. Lung Cancers
47. Epilepsy
48. Other Neoplasms
49. Alcohol
50. Poisonings

See full health profile and world rankings for Ghana here:  Ghana Health Profile

Data Source: WHO Publish Date 2018