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HEALTH PROFILE: Samoa

Samoa
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Samoa

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

Samoa Population Pyramid
 
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    Samoa
    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
    Samoa SAMOA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    47.0
    53.6
    50.2
    101
    89
    95
    1970
    52.0
    58.6
    55.2
    105
    91
    96
    1980
    57.0
    63.6
    60.2
    112
    95
    104
    1990
    62.1
    68.7
    65.3
    110
    100
    109
    2000
    67.2
    73.7
    70.2
    92
    81
    92
    2010
    69.6
    76.1
    72.6
    93
    84
    92
    2016
    72.0
    78.4
    75.1
    76
    68
    76
    Samoa SAMOA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.0
    78.4
    76
    68
    Age 5
    73.5
    79.8
    73
    58
    Age 10
    73.6
    79.9
    72
    57
    Age 15
    73.7
    80.0
    72
    57
    Age 20
    73.9
    80.0
    74
    58
    Age 25
    74.0
    80.1
    79
    58
    Age 30
    74.2
    80.3
    83
    59
    Age 35
    74.4
    80.4
    85
    62
    Age 40
    74.6
    80.6
    87
    64
    Age 45
    75.0
    80.9
    87
    64
    Age 50
    75.6
    81.3
    89
    61
    Age 55
    76.4
    81.9
    90
    59
    Age 60
    77.6
    82.6
    95
    59
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.7
    95
    60
    Age 70
    81.3
    85.0
    90
    62
    Age 75
    83.8
    86.8
    81
    58
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.9
    80
    55
    Age 85
    90.0
    91.7
    76
    46
    Samoa SAMOA 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
    114.69
    105
    2. Stroke
    71.26
    93
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.06
    24
    4. Kidney Disease
    35.52
    18
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.07
    88
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    28.25
    69
    7. Lung Disease
    23.07
    88
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.64
    91
    9. Hypertension
    14.14
    77
    10. Stomach Cancer
    10.66
    38
    11. Liver Disease
    10.18
    123
    12. Asthma
    9.69
    55
    13. Prostate Cancer
    9.63
    142
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.30
    42
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    7.82
    90
    16. Breast Cancer
    7.50
    173
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.34
    98
    18. Lymphomas
    7.19
    34
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.19
    119
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.16
    101
    21. Low Birth Weight
    7.00
    93
    22. Liver Cancer
    5.90
    82
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.65
    44
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.58
    79
    25. Suicide
    5.37
    145
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Skin Disease
    5.33
    22
    27. Other Injuries
    5.00
    138
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.78
    41
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.73
    81
    30. Leukemia
    4.52
    50
    31. Oral Cancer
    4.14
    69
    32. Violence
    3.77
    114
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.67
    89
    34. Drownings
    3.32
    99
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.11
    93
    36. Malnutrition
    2.81
    76
    37. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    69
    38. Falls
    2.54
    151
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.12
    108
    40. Skin Cancers
    2.11
    59
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.76
    123
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    126
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    131
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.19
    89
    45. Meningitis
    1.15
    87
    46. Leprosy
    0.99
    9
    47. Other Neoplasms
    0.90
    165
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.89
    138
    49. Fires
    0.89
    120
    50. Syphilis
    0.81
    55
    Samoa SAMOA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    162
    19.17
    2. Stroke
    100
    11.83
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    82
    9.70
    4. Kidney Disease
    50
    5.92
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    49
    5.80
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    40
    4.73
    7. Lung Disease
    32
    3.79
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    29
    3.43
    9. Hypertension
    20
    2.37
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    20
    2.37
    11. Low Birth Weight
    19
    2.25
    12. Stomach Cancer
    15
    1.78
    13. Liver Disease
    15
    1.78
    14. Asthma
    14
    1.66
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    12
    1.42
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10
    1.18
    17. Lung Cancers
    10
    1.18
    18. Lymphomas
    10
    1.18
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9
    1.07
    20. Suicide
    9
    1.07
    21. Liver Cancer
    8
    0.95
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    8
    0.95
    23. Skin Disease
    8
    0.95
    24. Other Injuries
    8
    0.95
    25. Breast Cancer
    7
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    7
    0.83
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    0.83
    28. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.71
    29. Oral Cancer
    6
    0.71
    30. Drownings
    6
    0.71
    31. Violence
    6
    0.71
    32. Malnutrition
    5
    0.59
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5
    0.59
    34. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.59
    35. Prostate Cancer
    5
    0.59
    36. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.47
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.47
    38. Falls
    4
    0.47
    39. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.36
    40. Syphilis
    2
    0.24
    41. Meningitis
    2
    0.24
    42. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.24
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    2
    0.24
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.24
    45. Bladder Cancer
    2
    0.24
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.24
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.12
    48. Pertussis
    1
    0.12
    49. Measles
    1
    0.12
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.12
    Samoa SAMOA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    10.66
    38
    2. Prostate Cancer
    9.63
    142
    3. Breast Cancer
    7.50
    173
    4. Cervical Cancer
    7.34
    98
    5. Lymphomas
    7.19
    34
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.19
    119
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.16
    101
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.90
    82
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.65
    44
    10. Leukemia
    4.52
    50
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.14
    69
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.67
    89
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    69
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.11
    59
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    126
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    131
    Samoa SAMOA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.5
    140
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    41.0
    18.9
    44
    34
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    39.9
    55.0
    10
    7
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Samoa SAMOA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    200,108
    175
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    22
    Population 0-14
    31.4%
    67
    Population 15-64
    62.9%
    128
    Population 65 +
    5.7%
    105
    Birth Rate / 1000
    20.40
    74
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.30
    160
    Fertility Rate
    2.70
    62
    Infant Mortality
    18.60
    87
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    114
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.07
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.06
    22
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    114
    Net Migration
    -9.10
    184
    Population Growth
    0.60%
    135
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    46
    Literacy Male
    99.1%
    32
    Literacy Female
    98.8%
    29
    Unemployment
    N/D
    N/D
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    75.1
    76
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    66.0
    80
    GDP per Capita USD
    $5,700
    136

    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.