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HEALTH PROFILE: Guinea

Guinea
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Guinea

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

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    Guinea
    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
    Guinea GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    34.3
    36.3
    35.3
    165
    164
    164
    1970
    37.3
    39.1
    38.2
    168
    166
    168
    1980
    41.0
    43.1
    42.0
    170
    170
    171
    1990
    46.0
    48.8
    47.4
    169
    169
    169
    2000
    51.7
    53.2
    52.5
    153
    155
    154
    2010
    56.6
    59.0
    57.8
    158
    159
    160
    2016
    59.4
    60.2
    59.8
    166
    172
    171
    Guinea GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    60.2
    166
    172
    Age 5
    65.5
    65.7
    157
    172
    Age 10
    66.2
    66.7
    157
    172
    Age 15
    66.6
    67.2
    158
    172
    Age 20
    67.2
    68.0
    158
    171
    Age 25
    68.0
    68.9
    155
    169
    Age 30
    68.7
    69.8
    155
    169
    Age 35
    69.5
    70.7
    155
    171
    Age 40
    70.3
    71.6
    159
    172
    Age 45
    71.2
    72.5
    165
    176
    Age 50
    72.2
    73.4
    168
    177
    Age 55
    73.5
    74.4
    171
    178
    Age 60
    74.9
    75.6
    173
    179
    Age 65
    76.7
    77.2
    174
    179
    Age 70
    78.8
    79.1
    177
    179
    Age 75
    81.4
    81.6
    177
    180
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.7
    178
    180
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.3
    179
    180
    Guinea GUINEA 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
    182.35
    42
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    169.31
    5
    3. Stroke
    136.13
    17
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    84.16
    23
    5. HIV/AIDS
    65.06
    27
    6. Tuberculosis
    53.90
    26
    7. Malaria
    49.18
    7
    8. Prostate Cancer
    48.13
    13
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.09
    49
    10. Liver Disease
    41.34
    16
    11. Lung Disease
    41.26
    24
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    38.71
    20
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31.39
    53
    14. Cervical Cancer
    30.28
    9
    15. Meningitis
    30.10
    8
    16. Maternal Conditions
    24.67
    12
    17. Kidney Disease
    20.44
    70
    18. Liver Cancer
    19.68
    11
    19. Falls
    17.91
    17
    20. Other Injuries
    17.85
    12
    21. Malnutrition
    17.51
    30
    22. Birth Trauma
    17.47
    17
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    15.96
    12
    24. Asthma
    15.74
    24
    25. Low Birth Weight
    15.71
    39
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Hypertension
    14.07
    78
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    12.07
    17
    28. Suicide
    10.52
    70
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.93
    17
    30. Violence
    9.49
    56
    31. Breast Cancer
    8.75
    165
    32. Drownings
    7.58
    25
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.96
    21
    34. Measles
    6.85
    8
    35. Fires
    6.57
    21
    36. Schistosomiasis
    6.27
    5
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.05
    76
    38. Syphilis
    4.47
    17
    39. Skin Disease
    4.23
    46
    40. Hepatitis B
    3.98
    16
    41. Epilepsy
    3.90
    22
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    63
    43. Appendicitis
    3.45
    4
    44. Poisonings
    3.15
    14
    45. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    147
    46. Lymphomas
    2.82
    153
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.63
    161
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    2.14
    96
    49. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    145
    50. Drug Use
    1.94
    44
    Guinea GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,973
    13.17
    2. Malaria
    9,452
    8.91
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,950
    7.49
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7,462
    7.03
    5. Stroke
    6,462
    6.09
    6. HIV/AIDS
    5,809
    5.48
    7. Birth Trauma
    3,926
    3.70
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,643
    3.43
    9. Low Birth Weight
    3,530
    3.33
    10. Meningitis
    3,382
    3.19
    11. Tuberculosis
    3,280
    3.09
    12. Liver Disease
    2,666
    2.51
    13. Maternal Conditions
    2,656
    2.50
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,364
    2.23
    15. Malnutrition
    2,125
    2.00
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,105
    1.98
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    1,927
    1.82
    18. Lung Disease
    1,866
    1.76
    19. Other Injuries
    1,801
    1.70
    20. Measles
    1,491
    1.41
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,221
    1.15
    22. Kidney Disease
    1,220
    1.15
    23. Violence
    1,102
    1.04
    24. Syphilis
    971
    0.92
    25. Falls
    935
    0.88
      Deaths %
    26. Cervical Cancer
    914
    0.86
    27. Drownings
    913
    0.86
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    897
    0.85
    29. Asthma
    871
    0.82
    30. Prostate Cancer
    777
    0.73
    31. Suicide
    775
    0.73
    32. Hypertension
    667
    0.63
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    594
    0.56
    34. Fires
    574
    0.54
    35. Schistosomiasis
    449
    0.42
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    399
    0.38
    37. Epilepsy
    378
    0.36
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    370
    0.35
    39. Poisonings
    367
    0.35
    40. Hepatitis B
    348
    0.33
    41. Breast Cancer
    282
    0.27
    42. Skin Disease
    231
    0.22
    43. Appendicitis
    223
    0.21
    44. Other Neoplasms
    221
    0.21
    45. Tetanus
    193
    0.18
    46. Stomach Cancer
    190
    0.18
    47. Lymphomas
    186
    0.18
    48. Drug Use
    180
    0.17
    49. Pertussis
    168
    0.16
    50. Trypanosomiasis
    167
    0.16
    Guinea GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    48.13
    13
    2. Cervical Cancer
    30.28
    9
    3. Liver Cancer
    19.68
    11
    4. Breast Cancer
    8.75
    165
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    147
    6. Lymphomas
    2.82
    153
    7. Ovary Cancer
    2.63
    161
    8. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    145
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.71
    183
    10. Skin Cancers
    1.70
    82
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.42
    176
    12. Leukemia
    1.38
    165
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.35
    134
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.00
    165
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    179
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.60
    179
    Guinea GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.3
    159
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    3.7
    11.5
    166
    156
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    3.96
    134
    Guinea GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    12.414m
    73
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    67
    Population 0-14
    41.5%
    24
    Population 15-64
    54.8%
    174
    Population 65 +
    3.7%
    151
    Birth Rate / 1000
    35.10
    20
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.00
    63
    Fertility Rate
    4.77
    18
    Infant Mortality
    50.00
    28
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    159
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.02
    149
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    88
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    94
    Net Migration
    0.00
    69
    Population Growth
    2.60%
    15
    Literacy Total
    30.4%
    187
    Literacy Male
    38.1%
    153
    Literacy Female
    22.8%
    151
    Unemployment
    2.8%
    160
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    59.8
    171
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    52.2
    171
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,000
    173

    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.