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HEALTH PROFILE: Senegal

Senegal
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Senegal

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

Senegal Population Pyramid
 
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    Senegal
    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
    Senegal SENEGAL LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.2
    41.2
    40.7
    142
    147
    143
    1970
    44.6
    45.5
    45.0
    141
    145
    142
    1980
    50.6
    51.7
    51.1
    134
    143
    140
    1990
    56.4
    58.5
    57.4
    136
    141
    138
    2000
    56.0
    59.0
    57.5
    143
    145
    143
    2010
    62.6
    65.8
    64.3
    132
    136
    135
    2016
    64.7
    68.7
    66.8
    132
    134
    131
    Senegal SENEGAL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.7
    68.7
    132
    134
    Age 5
    68.1
    71.8
    132
    135
    Age 10
    68.7
    72.3
    129
    135
    Age 15
    69.1
    72.7
    125
    133
    Age 20
    69.6
    73.0
    125
    133
    Age 25
    70.1
    73.5
    123
    133
    Age 30
    70.7
    73.9
    124
    134
    Age 35
    71.3
    74.4
    123
    133
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.9
    125
    135
    Age 45
    72.6
    75.4
    128
    139
    Age 50
    73.5
    76.1
    130
    141
    Age 55
    74.6
    76.8
    133
    148
    Age 60
    75.9
    77.7
    143
    154
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.9
    152
    159
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.5
    165
    165
    Age 75
    81.9
    82.6
    169
    170
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.3
    170
    168
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.7
    172
    168
    Senegal SENEGAL 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
    171.37
    54
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    97.21
    31
    3. Stroke
    93.64
    62
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    62.67
    34
    5. Tuberculosis
    51.69
    28
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    41.54
    13
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.78
    58
    8. Malaria
    34.24
    25
    9. Lung Disease
    33.72
    45
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31.91
    50
    11. Liver Disease
    26.95
    46
    12. Kidney Disease
    23.37
    55
    13. Cervical Cancer
    23.05
    20
    14. Prostate Cancer
    21.83
    55
    15. Meningitis
    20.57
    25
    16. Falls
    16.67
    25
    17. HIV/AIDS
    16.09
    56
    18. Other Injuries
    13.49
    34
    19. Low Birth Weight
    12.53
    53
    20. Malnutrition
    12.06
    43
    21. Suicide
    11.81
    50
    22. Asthma
    11.22
    44
    23. Birth Trauma
    11.11
    49
    24. Breast Cancer
    10.99
    145
    25. Liver Cancer
    10.74
    35
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Maternal Conditions
    10.41
    37
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    10.16
    36
    28. Hypertension
    9.46
    111
    29. Violence
    8.25
    68
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.23
    37
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.29
    53
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    89
    33. Drownings
    5.48
    58
    34. Fires
    4.81
    39
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.21
    124
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.10
    50
    37. Skin Disease
    4.08
    51
    38. Schistosomiasis
    3.90
    19
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.37
    136
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.11
    168
    41. Epilepsy
    2.95
    37
    42. Lymphomas
    2.88
    149
    43. Hepatitis B
    2.62
    35
    44. Bladder Cancer
    2.58
    74
    45. Appendicitis
    2.50
    16
    46. Poisonings
    2.28
    37
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    2.26
    89
    48. Other Neoplasms
    2.20
    117
    49. Lung Cancers
    1.86
    166
    50. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    151
    Senegal SENEGAL TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,943
    10.74
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,769
    10.53
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,727
    6.88
    4. Stroke
    5,127
    6.16
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,555
    5.47
    6. Malaria
    4,185
    5.03
    7. Tuberculosis
    3,843
    4.61
    8. Low Birth Weight
    3,612
    4.34
    9. Birth Trauma
    3,203
    3.85
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    2,597
    3.12
    11. Meningitis
    2,343
    2.81
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,167
    2.60
    13. Liver Disease
    1,941
    2.33
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,886
    2.26
    15. Lung Disease
    1,768
    2.12
    16. Other Injuries
    1,623
    1.95
    17. Malnutrition
    1,559
    1.87
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,545
    1.86
    19. Maternal Conditions
    1,425
    1.71
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,229
    1.48
    21. Violence
    1,203
    1.44
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    1,041
    1.25
    23. Falls
    999
    1.20
    24. Cervical Cancer
    957
    1.15
    25. Suicide
    932
    1.12
      Deaths %
    26. Liver Cancer
    816
    0.98
    27. Drownings
    757
    0.91
    28. Asthma
    701
    0.84
    29. Hypertension
    510
    0.61
    30. Breast Cancer
    497
    0.60
    31. Fires
    481
    0.58
    32. Prostate Cancer
    440
    0.53
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    416
    0.50
    34. Stomach Cancer
    409
    0.49
    35. Poisonings
    350
    0.42
    36. Epilepsy
    337
    0.40
    37. Lymphomas
    292
    0.35
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    289
    0.35
    39. Skin Disease
    277
    0.33
    40. Schistosomiasis
    270
    0.32
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    266
    0.32
    42. Hepatitis B
    265
    0.32
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    255
    0.31
    44. Syphilis
    223
    0.27
    45. Bladder Cancer
    197
    0.24
    46. Other Neoplasms
    190
    0.23
    47. Measles
    179
    0.21
    48. Appendicitis
    176
    0.21
    49. Ovary Cancer
    155
    0.19
    50. Drug Use
    142
    0.17
    Senegal SENEGAL CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    23.05
    20
    2. Prostate Cancer
    21.83
    55
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.99
    145
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.74
    35
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    89
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.37
    136
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.11
    168
    8. Lymphomas
    2.88
    149
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.58
    74
    10. Lung Cancers
    1.86
    166
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    151
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.12
    170
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.10
    125
    14. Leukemia
    1.09
    175
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.08
    156
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.76
    172
    Senegal SENEGAL HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.7
    169
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    23.4
    0.7
    94
    122
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    4.0
    12.9
    159
    146
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.63
    103
    Senegal SENEGAL DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    14.669m
    70
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.94
    175
    Population 0-14
    41.5%
    25
    Population 15-64
    55.5%
    170
    Population 65 +
    3.0%
    171
    Birth Rate / 1000
    33.40
    27
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.10
    79
    Fertility Rate
    4.28
    29
    Infant Mortality
    49.10
    31
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    171
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.01
    171
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.89
    189
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.80
    89
    Net Migration
    -1.50
    130
    Population Growth
    2.40%
    27
    Literacy Total
    57.7%
    174
    Literacy Male
    69.7%
    135
    Literacy Female
    46.6%
    139
    Unemployment
    48.0%
    5
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    66.8
    131
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    58.8
    131
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,700
    163

    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.