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Sao Tome
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Sao Tome

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

Sao Tome Population Pyramid
 
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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
    Sao Tome SAO TOME LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
    Sao Tome SAO TOME LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
    Sao Tome SAO TOME 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
    97.40
    57
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    95.45
    33
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.76
    135
    4. Liver Disease
    60.72
    4
    5. Lung Disease
    60.23
    8
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.52
    8
    7. Kidney Disease
    37.07
    15
    8. HIV/AIDS
    31.30
    39
    9. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    115
    11. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.77
    59
    13. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    14. Asthma
    16.15
    20
    15. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.62
    132
    17. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    18. Malnutrition
    13.44
    38
    19. Falls
    12.16
    39
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    21. Low Birth Weight
    9.30
    74
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.62
    66
    23. Birth Trauma
    8.04
    64
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    7.87
    42
    25. Tuberculosis
    7.49
    77
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Violence
    7.10
    73
    27. Measles
    6.66
    9
    28. Other Injuries
    6.48
    111
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.83
    27
    30. Hypertension
    5.57
    149
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.26
    97
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.09
    49
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    34. Meningitis
    4.56
    48
    35. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.41
    72
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    38. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    39. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    40. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    41. Suicide
    3.11
    169
    42. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    43. Drownings
    2.74
    111
    44. Epilepsy
    2.43
    58
    45. Skin Disease
    2.42
    80
    46. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    47. Appendicitis
    1.74
    36
    48. Encephalitis
    1.69
    35
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.60
    47
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1.56
    40
    Sao Tome SAO TOME TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    117
    11.77
    2. Stroke
    87
    8.75
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    77
    7.75
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    72
    7.24
    5. Liver Disease
    62
    6.24
    6. Lung Disease
    52
    5.23
    7. HIV/AIDS
    47
    4.73
    8. Kidney Disease
    39
    3.92
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33
    3.32
    10. Low Birth Weight
    33
    3.32
    11. Birth Trauma
    29
    2.92
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    2.82
    13. Measles
    24
    2.41
    14. Malnutrition
    23
    2.31
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17
    1.71
    16. Asthma
    16
    1.61
    17. Lung Cancers
    15
    1.51
    18. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.41
    19. Falls
    14
    1.41
    20. Violence
    14
    1.41
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    13
    1.31
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    1.21
    23. Other Injuries
    12
    1.21
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.11
    25. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.91
      Deaths %
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.91
    27. Tuberculosis
    8
    0.80
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.80
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.80
    30. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.60
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.60
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.60
    33. Lymphomas
    5
    0.50
    34. Hypertension
    5
    0.50
    35. Drownings
    5
    0.50
    36. Suicide
    5
    0.50
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.40
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.40
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.40
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.40
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.40
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.40
    43. Encephalitis
    3
    0.30
    44. Skin Disease
    3
    0.30
    45. Tetanus
    2
    0.20
    46. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.20
    47. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.20
    48. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.20
    49. Alcohol
    2
    0.20
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.20
    Sao Tome SAO TOME CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    4. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    8. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    13. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.23
    178
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    161
    Sao Tome SAO TOME HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.8
    87
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    7.2
    16.9
    129
    130
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Sao Tome SAO TOME DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    201,025
    174
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    75
    Population 0-14
    41.9%
    20
    Population 15-64
    55.3%
    171
    Population 65 +
    2.8%
    177
    Birth Rate / 1000
    32.40
    31
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.80
    121
    Fertility Rate
    4.25
    30
    Infant Mortality
    45.30
    39
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    170
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    133
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    133
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.80
    93
    Net Migration
    -8.30
    181
    Population Growth
    1.70%
    57
    Literacy Total
    74.9%
    151
    Literacy Male
    81.8%
    117
    Literacy Female
    68.4%
    118
    Unemployment
    12.2%
    52
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    68.7
    126
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    60.7
    125
    GDP per Capita USD
    $3,200
    158

    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.