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HEALTH PROFILE: Cape Verde

Cape Verde
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Cape Verde

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

Cape Verde Population Pyramid
 
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    Cape Verde
    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
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    50.7
    53.7
    52.2
    87
    87
    87
    1970
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
    1980
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
    1990
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
    2000
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
    2010
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
    2016
    71.1
    75.0
    73.2
    85
    107
    95
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    75.0
    85
    107
    Age 5
    72.8
    76.5
    80
    105
    Age 10
    72.9
    76.5
    80
    106
    Age 15
    73.0
    76.6
    82
    106
    Age 20
    73.2
    76.7
    83
    106
    Age 25
    73.5
    76.9
    85
    105
    Age 30
    73.8
    77.1
    86
    106
    Age 35
    74.0
    77.3
    88
    107
    Age 40
    74.3
    77.5
    88
    107
    Age 45
    74.7
    77.9
    90
    107
    Age 50
    75.3
    78.3
    93
    107
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.9
    101
    108
    Age 60
    77.2
    79.7
    106
    108
    Age 65
    78.7
    80.8
    111
    109
    Age 70
    80.6
    82.2
    115
    109
    Age 75
    82.9
    84.1
    123
    115
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.6
    124
    119
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    135
    124
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE 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
    169.28
    57
    2. Stroke
    76.93
    84
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    76.46
    44
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.16
    60
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.82
    77
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    26.57
    52
    7. Lung Disease
    24.15
    81
    8. Liver Disease
    21.57
    66
    9. Kidney Disease
    19.19
    79
    10. Prostate Cancer
    18.38
    73
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.04
    49
    12. Liver Cancer
    15.25
    18
    13. Suicide
    15.12
    26
    14. HIV/AIDS
    14.25
    61
    15. Breast Cancer
    12.31
    131
    16. Hypertension
    10.11
    109
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    9.64
    45
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9.54
    68
    19. Violence
    8.70
    64
    20. Low Birth Weight
    7.66
    88
    21. Other Injuries
    7.08
    103
    22. Asthma
    5.34
    76
    23. Tuberculosis
    5.27
    92
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    108
    25. Drownings
    4.78
    72
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.62
    142
    27. Ovary Cancer
    4.52
    89
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.28
    123
    29. Meningitis
    4.12
    51
    30. Lymphomas
    3.53
    142
    31. Falls
    3.23
    132
    32. Epilepsy
    3.13
    33
    33. Skin Disease
    3.07
    70
    34. Birth Trauma
    3.02
    86
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.82
    73
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    2.78
    143
    37. Drug Use
    2.78
    23
    38. Lung Cancers
    2.33
    160
    39. Oral Cancer
    2.30
    125
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    2.08
    98
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.97
    119
    42. Leukemia
    1.93
    154
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.93
    124
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.92
    116
    45. Malnutrition
    1.85
    86
    46. Fires
    1.71
    87
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    124
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    1.55
    150
    49. Alcohol
    1.34
    114
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    143
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    603
    22.83
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    291
    11.02
    3. Stroke
    276
    10.45
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    134
    5.07
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    112
    4.24
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    101
    3.82
    7. Lung Disease
    85
    3.22
    8. Liver Disease
    78
    2.95
    9. Kidney Disease
    72
    2.73
    10. HIV/AIDS
    67
    2.54
    11. Suicide
    61
    2.31
    12. Liver Cancer
    58
    2.20
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    58
    2.20
    14. Low Birth Weight
    47
    1.78
    15. Violence
    44
    1.67
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40
    1.51
    17. Hypertension
    36
    1.36
    18. Cervical Cancer
    34
    1.29
    19. Other Injuries
    30
    1.14
    20. Breast Cancer
    27
    1.02
    21. Prostate Cancer
    25
    0.95
    22. Drownings
    22
    0.83
    23. Tuberculosis
    20
    0.76
    24. Asthma
    20
    0.76
    25. Birth Trauma
    19
    0.72
      Deaths %
    26. Stomach Cancer
    18
    0.68
    27. Meningitis
    17
    0.64
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17
    0.64
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.61
    30. Lymphomas
    14
    0.53
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    0.45
    32. Drug Use
    12
    0.45
    33. Epilepsy
    12
    0.45
    34. Skin Disease
    12
    0.45
    35. Falls
    12
    0.45
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10
    0.38
    37. Lung Cancers
    9
    0.34
    38. Ovary Cancer
    9
    0.34
    39. Malnutrition
    8
    0.30
    40. Oral Cancer
    8
    0.30
    41. Leukemia
    8
    0.30
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    8
    0.30
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    0.30
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    7
    0.27
    45. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.27
    46. Fires
    7
    0.27
    47. Maternal Conditions
    6
    0.23
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    6
    0.23
    49. Bladder Cancer
    6
    0.23
    50. Alcohol
    5
    0.19
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    18.38
    73
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.04
    49
    3. Liver Cancer
    15.25
    18
    4. Breast Cancer
    12.31
    131
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    108
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.62
    142
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.52
    89
    8. Lymphomas
    3.53
    142
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lung Cancers
    2.33
    160
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.30
    125
    11. Leukemia
    1.93
    154
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.92
    116
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    124
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.55
    150
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    143
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.98
    137
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.7
    102
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    22.2
    3.5
    100
    90
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    6.9
    16.3
    131
    135
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Cape Verde CAPE VERDE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    560,899
    165
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.94
    166
    Population 0-14
    29.1%
    77
    Population 15-64
    65.7%
    92
    Population 65 +
    5.2%
    116
    Birth Rate / 1000
    20.00
    76
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.00
    144
    Fertility Rate
    2.24
    89
    Infant Mortality
    21.90
    75
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    146
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    163
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    169
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.61
    181
    Net Migration
    -0.60
    111
    Population Growth
    1.30%
    76
    Literacy Total
    86.8%
    122
    Literacy Male
    91.7%
    82
    Literacy Female
    82.0%
    98
    Unemployment
    9.0%
    78
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    73.2
    95
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    64.5
    97
    GDP per Capita USD
    $6,900
    127

    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.