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HEALTH PROFILE: Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Saudi Arabia

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

Saudi Arabia Population Pyramid
 
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    Saudi Arabia
    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
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    43.6
    45.8
    44.7
    120
    122
    119
    1970
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
    1980
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
    1990
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
    2000
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
    2010
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
    2016
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    Age 5
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    Age 10
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    Age 15
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    Age 20
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    Age 25
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    Age 30
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    Age 35
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    Age 45
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    Age 50
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    Age 55
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    Age 60
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    Age 65
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    Age 70
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    Age 75
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA 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
    190.20
    36
    2. Stroke
    81.64
    78
    3. Kidney Disease
    45.22
    5
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    45.17
    9
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.74
    75
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.57
    32
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.80
    98
    8. Liver Disease
    20.24
    71
    9. Lung Disease
    13.21
    159
    10. Falls
    9.50
    52
    11. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.46
    73
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.59
    51
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    15. Violence
    6.91
    76
    16. Skin Disease
    6.79
    9
    17. Other Injuries
    6.37
    114
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    19. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    20. Low Birth Weight
    5.87
    99
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.32
    83
    22. Tuberculosis
    5.21
    93
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    24. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.79
    16
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Suicide
    3.39
    164
    27. Drownings
    3.29
    101
    28. Asthma
    3.08
    101
    29. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    30. Hypertension
    2.91
    166
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    32. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    34. Fires
    2.55
    66
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.41
    100
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.29
    114
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.95
    112
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    42. Drug Use
    1.24
    79
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.13
    125
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    45. Epilepsy
    0.98
    140
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.93
    152
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.88
    66
    48. Meningitis
    0.82
    107
    49. Poisonings
    0.73
    79
    50. War
    0.63
    27
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    27,468
    26.36
    2. Stroke
    10,903
    10.46
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,112
    8.75
    4. Kidney Disease
    6,451
    6.19
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,174
    5.93
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,980
    4.78
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,737
    3.59
    8. Liver Disease
    3,209
    3.08
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,785
    2.67
    10. Violence
    1,999
    1.92
    11. Low Birth Weight
    1,973
    1.89
    12. Falls
    1,856
    1.78
    13. Lung Disease
    1,759
    1.69
    14. Other Injuries
    1,588
    1.52
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,329
    1.28
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,204
    1.16
    17. Lymphomas
    1,168
    1.12
    18. Suicide
    1,035
    0.99
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    949
    0.91
    20. Drownings
    948
    0.91
    21. Breast Cancer
    916
    0.88
    22. Lung Cancers
    873
    0.84
    23. Tuberculosis
    846
    0.81
    24. Skin Disease
    846
    0.81
    25. Liver Cancer
    825
    0.79
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    704
    0.68
    27. Birth Trauma
    656
    0.63
    28. Fires
    625
    0.60
    29. Asthma
    510
    0.49
    30. Other Neoplasms
    488
    0.47
    31. Stomach Cancer
    457
    0.44
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    455
    0.44
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    444
    0.43
    34. Hypertension
    440
    0.42
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    377
    0.36
    36. Prostate Cancer
    371
    0.36
    37. Oral Cancer
    323
    0.31
    38. Drug Use
    311
    0.30
    39. Epilepsy
    260
    0.25
    40. Bladder Cancer
    257
    0.25
    41. Ovary Cancer
    233
    0.22
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    227
    0.22
    43. War
    217
    0.21
    44. Poisonings
    211
    0.20
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.20
    46. HIV/AIDS
    208
    0.20
    47. Meningitis
    180
    0.17
    48. Hepatitis B
    154
    0.15
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    133
    0.13
    50. Encephalitis
    122
    0.12
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    3. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    7. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    181
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.2
    183
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    27.9
    2.9
    82
    96
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    30.8
    42.3
    14
    14
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.37
    32
    Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    28.572m
    47
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.19
    7
    Population 0-14
    26.1%
    95
    Population 15-64
    70.5%
    18
    Population 65 +
    3.4%
    158
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.30
    89
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.40
    188
    Fertility Rate
    2.09
    101
    Infant Mortality
    13.20
    105
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    115
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    61
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.25
    7
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.03
    9
    Net Migration
    -0.50
    108
    Population Growth
    1.50%
    73
    Literacy Total
    94.7%
    92
    Literacy Male
    97.0%
    57
    Literacy Female
    91.1%
    79
    Unemployment
    5.6%
    117
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    74.8
    84
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    65.7
    82
    GDP per Capita USD
    $55,300
    13

    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.