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HEALTH PROFILE: Mexico

Mexico
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Mexico

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

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    Mexico
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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
    Mexico MEXICO LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    55.7
    59.0
    57.3
    67
    68
    68
    1970
    59.5
    64.1
    61.7
    73
    72
    75
    1980
    63.5
    70.2
    66.8
    75
    67
    70
    1990
    68.1
    73.8
    70.9
    55
    60
    56
    2000
    72.4
    77.2
    74.8
    37
    43
    36
    2010
    72.8
    78.4
    75.6
    50
    45
    47
    2016
    74.0
    79.2
    76.6
    52
    53
    48
    Mexico MEXICO LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.0
    79.2
    52
    53
    Age 5
    75.1
    80.3
    51
    47
    Age 10
    75.2
    80.3
    51
    47
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.4
    51
    47
    Age 20
    75.6
    80.5
    48
    48
    Age 25
    76.0
    80.7
    46
    47
    Age 30
    76.4
    80.9
    46
    47
    Age 35
    76.9
    81.0
    46
    49
    Age 40
    77.4
    81.3
    44
    50
    Age 45
    78.0
    81.6
    44
    52
    Age 50
    78.8
    82.0
    42
    54
    Age 55
    79.8
    82.7
    41
    52
    Age 60
    81.0
    83.5
    38
    49
    Age 65
    82.3
    84.6
    36
    47
    Age 70
    84.1
    86.1
    35
    42
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.9
    31
    35
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.3
    16
    17
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.8
    11
    13
    Mexico MEXICO TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    91.41
    11
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.68
    137
    3. Stroke
    30.61
    152
    4. Liver Disease
    25.33
    54
    5. Lung Disease
    23.71
    84
    6. Kidney Disease
    20.12
    72
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.52
    122
    8. Violence
    16.87
    20
    9. Prostate Cancer
    13.97
    113
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.29
    115
    11. Breast Cancer
    11.21
    142
    12. Other Injuries
    10.90
    57
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    9.48
    30
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    8.59
    68
    15. Cervical Cancer
    8.26
    89
    16. Hypertension
    7.91
    123
    17. Lung Cancers
    6.53
    127
    18. Malnutrition
    6.26
    53
    19. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    83
    20. Stomach Cancer
    5.88
    81
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.56
    126
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.27
    113
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5.25
    19
    24. Suicide
    5.16
    148
    25. Lymphomas
    4.16
    127
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.05
    106
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.90
    86
    28. Leukemia
    3.87
    88
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.74
    97
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.36
    170
    31. Alcohol
    3.24
    32
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.02
    94
    33. Falls
    2.40
    154
    34. War
    2.30
    14
    35. Skin Disease
    2.19
    86
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.18
    113
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.93
    116
    38. Birth Trauma
    1.92
    114
    39. Anemia
    1.88
    13
    40. Drownings
    1.62
    135
    41. Epilepsy
    1.59
    96
    42. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    93
    43. Encephalitis
    1.57
    42
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.54
    178
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1.26
    3
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.26
    164
    47. Asthma
    1.21
    136
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.18
    180
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    162
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    162
    Mexico MEXICO TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    101,369
    17.89
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    99,623
    17.58
    3. Stroke
    35,324
    6.23
    4. Liver Disease
    28,100
    4.96
    5. Lung Disease
    28,045
    4.95
    6. Kidney Disease
    23,263
    4.11
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,441
    3.96
    8. Violence
    21,517
    3.80
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    15,292
    2.70
    10. Other Injuries
    13,305
    2.35
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    11,160
    1.97
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    11,043
    1.95
    13. Hypertension
    9,284
    1.64
    14. Malnutrition
    7,893
    1.39
    15. Lung Cancers
    7,053
    1.24
    16. Prostate Cancer
    6,933
    1.22
    17. Low Birth Weight
    6,916
    1.22
    18. Breast Cancer
    6,669
    1.18
    19. Suicide
    6,537
    1.15
    20. Stomach Cancer
    6,488
    1.15
    21. Liver Cancer
    6,363
    1.12
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6,121
    1.08
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5,898
    1.04
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4,876
    0.86
    25. HIV/AIDS
    4,717
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    4,650
    0.82
    27. Lymphomas
    4,589
    0.81
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4,204
    0.74
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,017
    0.71
    30. Alcohol
    3,735
    0.66
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,615
    0.64
    32. War
    2,977
    0.53
    33. Falls
    2,786
    0.49
    34. Skin Disease
    2,571
    0.45
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,537
    0.45
    36. Birth Trauma
    2,521
    0.44
    37. Ovary Cancer
    2,356
    0.42
    38. Anemia
    2,267
    0.40
    39. Tuberculosis
    2,209
    0.39
    40. Drownings
    2,039
    0.36
    41. Epilepsy
    1,932
    0.34
    42. Skin Cancers
    1,839
    0.32
    43. Encephalitis
    1,820
    0.32
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,810
    0.32
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1,440
    0.25
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,432
    0.25
    47. Asthma
    1,426
    0.25
    48. Oral Cancer
    1,300
    0.23
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,161
    0.20
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1,154
    0.20
    Mexico MEXICO CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    13.97
    113
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.21
    142
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.26
    89
    4. Lung Cancers
    6.53
    127
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    83
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.88
    81
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.56
    126
    8. Lymphomas
    4.16
    127
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.05
    106
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.90
    86
    11. Leukemia
    3.87
    88
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    93
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.18
    180
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    162
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    162
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.02
    161
    Mexico MEXICO HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.5
    91
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    20.8
    6.6
    104
    69
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    24.3
    32.8
    39
    34
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.49
    24
    Mexico MEXICO DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    124.575m
    11
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    136
    Population 0-14
    26.9%
    89
    Population 15-64
    66.0%
    82
    Population 65 +
    7.1%
    89
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.30
    88
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.30
    159
    Fertility Rate
    2.24
    90
    Infant Mortality
    11.60
    118
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    100
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    89
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    164
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    82
    Net Migration
    -1.80
    136
    Population Growth
    1.10%
    95
    Literacy Total
    94.5%
    94
    Literacy Male
    95.5%
    72
    Literacy Female
    93.5%
    64
    Unemployment
    3.6%
    151
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    76.6
    48
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    67.7
    49
    GDP per Capita USD
    $19,500
    67

    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.