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HEALTH PROFILE: Bahamas

Bahamas
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Bahamas

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

Bahamas Population Pyramid
 
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    Bahamas
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    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
    Bahamas BAHAMAS LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    60.9
    65.9
    63.3
    51
    47
    49
    1970
    63.1
    69.4
    66.2
    59
    48
    55
    1980
    63.8
    71.8
    67.7
    73
    59
    64
    1990
    66.0
    73.3
    69.5
    76
    69
    70
    2000
    69.5
    75.7
    72.6
    65
    53
    55
    2010
    71.7
    78.1
    75.0
    65
    51
    56
    2016
    72.6
    78.6
    75.7
    70
    62
    65
    Bahamas BAHAMAS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.6
    78.6
    70
    62
    Age 5
    73.5
    79.4
    72
    65
    Age 10
    73.6
    79.5
    73
    64
    Age 15
    73.7
    79.6
    73
    64
    Age 20
    73.9
    79.7
    73
    63
    Age 25
    74.3
    79.9
    74
    62
    Age 30
    74.9
    80.2
    70
    61
    Age 35
    75.6
    80.6
    64
    57
    Age 40
    76.4
    81.2
    58
    51
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.8
    52
    48
    Age 50
    78.3
    82.5
    47
    42
    Age 55
    79.5
    83.3
    43
    40
    Age 60
    80.7
    84.1
    41
    38
    Age 65
    82.1
    85.1
    42
    39
    Age 70
    83.8
    86.3
    41
    37
    Age 75
    85.7
    87.9
    42
    34
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.7
    47
    34
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.1
    52
    28
    Bahamas BAHAMAS 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
    70.87
    150
    2. HIV/AIDS
    61.53
    28
    3. Prostate Cancer
    54.01
    8
    4. Stroke
    42.01
    132
    5. Hypertension
    33.97
    11
    6. Breast Cancer
    31.55
    6
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.00
    96
    8. Violence
    27.81
    12
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.73
    107
    10. Kidney Disease
    17.31
    81
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.61
    135
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.00
    25
    13. Cervical Cancer
    11.11
    73
    14. Liver Disease
    10.04
    124
    15. Lung Cancers
    9.75
    102
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.15
    126
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.88
    46
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    7.66
    45
    19. Lymphomas
    7.60
    23
    20. Stomach Cancer
    7.26
    69
    21. Lung Disease
    6.04
    183
    22. Other Injuries
    5.87
    121
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.84
    85
    24. Skin Disease
    5.22
    27
    25. Low Birth Weight
    4.55
    119
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.40
    26
    27. Ovary Cancer
    4.17
    101
    28. Drownings
    3.73
    89
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    3.41
    98
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    3.37
    156
    31. Oral Cancer
    3.21
    89
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.67
    86
    33. Leukemia
    2.65
    142
    34. Falls
    2.27
    159
    35. Skin Cancers
    1.95
    63
    36. Fires
    1.93
    80
    37. Alcohol
    1.88
    77
    38. Birth Trauma
    1.78
    116
    39. Other Neoplasms
    1.65
    133
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    1.62
    139
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.60
    134
    42. Suicide
    1.59
    181
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.43
    139
    44. Asthma
    1.29
    133
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.16
    121
    46. Maternal Conditions
    1.04
    93
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.89
    144
    48. Epilepsy
    0.84
    154
    49. Malnutrition
    0.81
    106
    50. Drug Use
    0.62
    142
    Bahamas BAHAMAS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    301
    13.74
    2. HIV/AIDS
    267
    12.19
    3. Stroke
    177
    8.08
    4. Hypertension
    143
    6.53
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    119
    5.43
    6. Violence
    116
    5.30
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92
    4.20
    8. Prostate Cancer
    88
    4.02
    9. Breast Cancer
    77
    3.52
    10. Kidney Disease
    74
    3.38
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    69
    3.15
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    68
    3.11
    13. Liver Disease
    44
    2.01
    14. Lung Cancers
    42
    1.92
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    38
    1.74
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    34
    1.55
    17. Lymphomas
    33
    1.51
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    32
    1.46
    19. Stomach Cancer
    31
    1.42
    20. Cervical Cancer
    26
    1.19
    21. Liver Cancer
    25
    1.14
    22. Lung Disease
    25
    1.14
    23. Other Injuries
    24
    1.10
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    1.00
    25. Drownings
    15
    0.68
      Deaths %
    26. Low Birth Weight
    14
    0.64
    27. Oral Cancer
    14
    0.64
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    14
    0.64
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.55
    30. Leukemia
    11
    0.50
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    11
    0.50
    32. Uterin Cancer
    10
    0.46
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.46
    34. Falls
    9
    0.41
    35. Skin Cancers
    8
    0.37
    36. Alcohol
    8
    0.37
    37. Fires
    8
    0.37
    38. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.32
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    7
    0.32
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.32
    41. Suicide
    7
    0.32
    42. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.27
    43. Bladder Cancer
    6
    0.27
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5
    0.23
    45. Asthma
    5
    0.23
    46. Maternal Conditions
    4
    0.18
    47. Epilepsy
    4
    0.18
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.14
    49. Meningitis
    3
    0.14
    50. Malnutrition
    3
    0.14
    Bahamas BAHAMAS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    54.01
    8
    2. Breast Cancer
    31.55
    6
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.00
    25
    4. Cervical Cancer
    11.11
    73
    5. Lung Cancers
    9.75
    102
    6. Lymphomas
    7.60
    23
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.26
    69
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.84
    85
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.40
    26
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.17
    101
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.41
    98
    12. Oral Cancer
    3.21
    89
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.67
    86
    14. Leukemia
    2.65
    142
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.95
    63
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.43
    139
    Bahamas BAHAMAS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.4
    117
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    24.4
    38.1
    37
    20
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Bahamas BAHAMAS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    329,988
    171
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    137
    Population 0-14
    22.6%
    121
    Population 15-64
    69.7%
    29
    Population 65 +
    7.8%
    79
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.30
    119
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.20
    107
    Fertility Rate
    1.94
    118
    Infant Mortality
    11.30
    119
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    140
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.03
    142
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    123
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.63
    176
    Net Migration
    0.00
    58
    Population Growth
    0.80%
    118
    Literacy Total
    95.6%
    82
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    10.0%
    67
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    75.7
    65
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    66.8
    61
    GDP per Capita USD
    $25,100
    56

    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.