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HEALTH PROFILE: Egypt

Egypt
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Egypt

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

Egypt Population Pyramid
 
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    Egypt
    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
    Egypt EGYPT LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    46.9
    46.0
    112
    115
    115
    1970
    49.5
    51.3
    50.4
    121
    120
    119
    1980
    54.1
    55.9
    54.9
    124
    127
    127
    1990
    60.8
    63.6
    62.2
    117
    123
    120
    2000
    66.4
    71.4
    68.8
    96
    100
    100
    2010
    67.9
    72.2
    70.0
    99
    113
    105
    2016
    68.2
    73.0
    70.5
    110
    115
    115
    Egypt EGYPT LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    73.0
    110
    115
    Age 5
    69.7
    74.5
    112
    116
    Age 10
    69.9
    74.6
    113
    119
    Age 15
    70.1
    74.7
    113
    119
    Age 20
    70.4
    74.9
    116
    119
    Age 25
    70.7
    75.0
    117
    119
    Age 30
    71.0
    75.2
    119
    122
    Age 35
    71.3
    75.3
    122
    122
    Age 40
    71.6
    75.6
    133
    128
    Age 45
    72.1
    75.8
    137
    130
    Age 50
    72.7
    76.3
    157
    137
    Age 55
    73.9
    77.0
    159
    141
    Age 60
    75.5
    78.1
    156
    139
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.8
    143
    131
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.5
    149
    131
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.8
    145
    127
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.6
    144
    120
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.9
    140
    109
    Egypt EGYPT 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
    271.69
    15
    2. Liver Disease
    116.08
    1
    3. Stroke
    101.05
    53
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36.09
    29
    5. Kidney Disease
    29.87
    32
    6. Lung Disease
    28.70
    60
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    28.16
    90
    8. Liver Cancer
    27.37
    4
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.31
    102
    10. Breast Cancer
    20.61
    38
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.17
    98
    12. Hypertension
    11.61
    98
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    10.55
    31
    14. Low Birth Weight
    9.35
    73
    15. Asthma
    8.79
    57
    16. Bladder Cancer
    7.78
    2
    17. Lymphomas
    7.78
    20
    18. Prostate Cancer
    7.72
    153
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.59
    114
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    6.43
    62
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.79
    82
    22. Falls
    5.67
    82
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5.24
    20
    24. Ovary Cancer
    5.22
    59
    25. Leukemia
    5.19
    21
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Violence
    5.13
    92
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.77
    80
    28. Suicide
    4.42
    152
    29. Birth Trauma
    4.25
    80
    30. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.23
    151
    31. Other Injuries
    4.09
    151
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    3.82
    87
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    3.33
    36
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.49
    104
    35. Stomach Cancer
    2.44
    173
    36. Fires
    2.18
    72
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.16
    106
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.09
    89
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.95
    144
    40. Drownings
    1.87
    128
    41. Malnutrition
    1.42
    94
    42. Meningitis
    1.30
    84
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    144
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    179
    45. Encephalitis
    1.05
    70
    46. Maternal Conditions
    0.94
    96
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.92
    61
    48. Schistosomiasis
    0.85
    45
    49. Epilepsy
    0.68
    170
    50. Appendicitis
    0.56
    87
    Egypt EGYPT TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    163,171
    29.38
    2. Liver Disease
    68,866
    12.40
    3. Stroke
    59,445
    10.70
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,109
    3.98
    5. Kidney Disease
    18,279
    3.29
    6. Liver Cancer
    18,009
    3.24
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17,957
    3.23
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17,851
    3.21
    9. Lung Disease
    17,245
    3.11
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    14,438
    2.60
    11. Low Birth Weight
    13,636
    2.46
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    13,475
    2.43
    13. Breast Cancer
    7,394
    1.33
    14. Hypertension
    6,749
    1.22
    15. Birth Trauma
    6,201
    1.12
    16. Asthma
    5,823
    1.05
    17. Lymphomas
    5,167
    0.93
    18. Lung Cancers
    5,049
    0.91
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    4,927
    0.89
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4,732
    0.85
    21. Violence
    4,620
    0.83
    22. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,474
    0.81
    23. Falls
    4,194
    0.76
    24. Leukemia
    4,045
    0.73
    25. Suicide
    3,799
    0.68
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,673
    0.66
    27. Other Injuries
    3,667
    0.66
    28. Other Neoplasms
    3,591
    0.65
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,849
    0.51
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    2,523
    0.45
    31. Fires
    1,955
    0.35
    32. Ovary Cancer
    1,846
    0.33
    33. Drownings
    1,831
    0.33
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,743
    0.31
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1,722
    0.31
    36. Stomach Cancer
    1,664
    0.30
    37. Prostate Cancer
    1,639
    0.30
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,443
    0.26
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,381
    0.25
    40. Oral Cancer
    1,288
    0.23
    41. Meningitis
    1,248
    0.22
    42. Malnutrition
    1,119
    0.20
    43. Encephalitis
    1,025
    0.18
    44. Maternal Conditions
    903
    0.16
    45. Hepatitis B
    675
    0.12
    46. Tetanus
    674
    0.12
    47. Epilepsy
    642
    0.12
    48. Schistosomiasis
    574
    0.10
    49. Uterin Cancer
    415
    0.07
    50. Appendicitis
    414
    0.07
    Egypt EGYPT CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    27.37
    4
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.61
    38
    3. Bladder Cancer
    7.78
    2
    4. Lymphomas
    7.78
    20
    5. Prostate Cancer
    7.72
    153
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.59
    114
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.22
    59
    8. Leukemia
    5.19
    21
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.23
    151
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.82
    87
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.44
    173
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.16
    106
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.95
    144
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    144
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    179
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.38
    179
    Egypt EGYPT HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.4
    178
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    49.9
    0.3
    14
    128
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    22.7
    41.1
    54
    15
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.42
    116
    Egypt EGYPT DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    97.041m
    14
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.05
    18
    Population 0-14
    33.3%
    56
    Population 15-64
    62.5%
    132
    Population 65 +
    4.2%
    133
    Birth Rate / 1000
    29.60
    38
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.60
    175
    Fertility Rate
    3.47
    42
    Infant Mortality
    19.00
    84
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    77
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.07
    15
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    34
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.95
    21
    Net Migration
    -0.50
    106
    Population Growth
    2.50%
    18
    Literacy Total
    73.8%
    152
    Literacy Male
    82.2%
    113
    Literacy Female
    65.4%
    122
    Unemployment
    12.2%
    50
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    70.5
    115
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    61.1
    121
    GDP per Capita USD
    $13,000
    92

    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.