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HEALTH PROFILE: Myanmar

Myanmar
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Myanmar

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

Myanmar Population Pyramid
 
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    Myanmar
    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
    Myanmar MYANMAR LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.4
    45.4
    43.9
    126
    127
    125
    1970
    49.8
    53.6
    51.7
    120
    115
    117
    1980
    55.4
    59.4
    57.3
    121
    119
    118
    1990
    57.0
    61.1
    59.0
    133
    129
    132
    2000
    60.2
    64.1
    62.1
    126
    127
    130
    2010
    63.5
    67.3
    65.4
    127
    133
    131
    2016
    64.6
    68.9
    66.8
    133
    132
    130
    Myanmar MYANMAR LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    68.9
    133
    132
    Age 5
    68.3
    72.2
    129
    133
    Age 10
    68.8
    72.5
    127
    133
    Age 15
    68.9
    72.6
    130
    134
    Age 20
    69.4
    72.9
    129
    134
    Age 25
    69.9
    73.3
    128
    135
    Age 30
    70.5
    73.7
    128
    135
    Age 35
    71.1
    74.1
    130
    137
    Age 40
    71.7
    74.6
    132
    139
    Age 45
    72.3
    75.2
    133
    144
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.9
    137
    148
    Age 55
    74.3
    76.7
    143
    150
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.8
    147
    150
    Age 65
    77.5
    79.1
    150
    152
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.9
    155
    154
    Age 75
    82.3
    83.1
    156
    155
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.9
    153
    157
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    156
    154
    Myanmar MYANMAR TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    136.29
    16
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.29
    136
    3. Lung Disease
    64.49
    5
    4. Tuberculosis
    58.72
    22
    5. Liver Disease
    57.30
    7
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    46.97
    73
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.65
    48
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    37.77
    22
    9. Hypertension
    34.89
    9
    10. Asthma
    33.58
    1
    11. Kidney Disease
    30.30
    31
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    30.30
    52
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.51
    73
    14. Lung Cancers
    21.34
    49
    15. Falls
    19.53
    9
    16. Low Birth Weight
    15.49
    40
    17. HIV/AIDS
    14.39
    60
    18. Birth Trauma
    13.30
    40
    19. Other Injuries
    12.38
    45
    20. Liver Cancer
    11.90
    29
    21. Cervical Cancer
    11.74
    70
    22. Oral Cancer
    11.57
    4
    23. Breast Cancer
    11.29
    141
    24. Stomach Cancer
    11.15
    35
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.03
    25
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.41
    21
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    9.34
    52
    28. Suicide
    8.12
    102
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    94
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.76
    25
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.95
    22
    32. Malnutrition
    6.70
    49
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    6.11
    67
    34. Drownings
    5.75
    53
    35. Prostate Cancer
    5.20
    165
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    4.76
    3
    37. Ovary Cancer
    4.63
    83
    38. Lymphomas
    4.06
    131
    39. Violence
    4.05
    110
    40. Meningitis
    4.01
    52
    41. Leukemia
    3.76
    96
    42. Skin Disease
    3.28
    65
    43. Alcohol
    2.63
    48
    44. Fires
    2.51
    68
    45. Maternal Conditions
    2.27
    71
    46. War
    2.27
    15
    47. Encephalitis
    2.21
    17
    48. Syphilis
    2.20
    32
    49. Epilepsy
    2.13
    66
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    128
    Myanmar MYANMAR TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    49,919
    12.89
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,288
    8.08
    3. Liver Disease
    25,545
    6.59
    4. Tuberculosis
    24,704
    6.38
    5. Lung Disease
    22,198
    5.73
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,308
    5.24
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    16,882
    4.36
    8. Asthma
    12,688
    3.28
    9. Hypertension
    12,206
    3.15
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,941
    3.08
    11. Kidney Disease
    11,812
    3.05
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11,070
    2.86
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,242
    2.64
    14. Lung Cancers
    8,777
    2.27
    15. Low Birth Weight
    7,967
    2.06
    16. HIV/AIDS
    7,758
    2.00
    17. Falls
    7,460
    1.93
    18. Birth Trauma
    6,836
    1.76
    19. Other Injuries
    5,835
    1.51
    20. Liver Cancer
    5,169
    1.33
    21. Oral Cancer
    4,984
    1.29
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    4,878
    1.26
    23. Stomach Cancer
    4,670
    1.21
    24. Suicide
    4,114
    1.06
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,921
    1.01
      Deaths %
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,509
    0.91
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,475
    0.90
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,208
    0.83
    29. Drownings
    3,002
    0.77
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,915
    0.75
    31. Cervical Cancer
    2,899
    0.75
    32. Breast Cancer
    2,859
    0.74
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2,564
    0.66
    34. Violence
    2,154
    0.56
    35. Malnutrition
    2,122
    0.55
    36. Meningitis
    1,999
    0.52
    37. Leukemia
    1,720
    0.44
    38. Lymphomas
    1,694
    0.44
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1,503
    0.39
    40. Alcohol
    1,308
    0.34
    41. Maternal Conditions
    1,238
    0.32
    42. Fires
    1,218
    0.31
    43. War
    1,200
    0.31
    44. Skin Disease
    1,195
    0.31
    45. Ovary Cancer
    1,166
    0.30
    46. Syphilis
    1,129
    0.29
    47. Epilepsy
    1,093
    0.28
    48. Encephalitis
    1,078
    0.28
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    889
    0.23
    50. Poisonings
    748
    0.19
    Myanmar MYANMAR CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.34
    49
    2. Liver Cancer
    11.90
    29
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.74
    70
    4. Oral Cancer
    11.57
    4
    5. Breast Cancer
    11.29
    141
    6. Stomach Cancer
    11.15
    35
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    94
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.76
    25
      Rate World Rank
    9. Prostate Cancer
    5.20
    165
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.63
    83
    11. Lymphomas
    4.06
    131
    12. Leukemia
    3.76
    96
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    128
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.66
    115
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.45
    104
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.97
    166
    Myanmar MYANMAR HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    4.8
    113
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    31.6
    6.4
    66
    71
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    4.0
    7.3
    158
    177
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.31
    124
    Myanmar MYANMAR DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    55.124m
    24
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    122
    Population 0-14
    26.9%
    90
    Population 15-64
    67.6%
    57
    Population 65 +
    5.5%
    108
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.10
    93
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.40
    100
    Fertility Rate
    2.17
    95
    Infant Mortality
    35.80
    50
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    42
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    92
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.96
    147
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    107
    Net Migration
    -1.50
    129
    Population Growth
    0.90%
    114
    Literacy Total
    75.6%
    149
    Literacy Male
    80.0%
    121
    Literacy Female
    71.8%
    111
    Unemployment
    4.0%
    144
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    66.8
    130
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    58.4
    133
    GDP per Capita USD
    $6,300
    131

    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.