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Singapore
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Singapore

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

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    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
    Singapore SINGAPORE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.7
    65.7
    63.7
    47
    50
    45
    1970
    65.4
    70.2
    67.7
    45
    45
    44
    1980
    68.9
    74.2
    71.5
    33
    36
    29
    1990
    71.9
    76.9
    74.3
    28
    30
    30
    2000
    75.9
    80.9
    78.3
    11
    17
    13
    2010
    79.2
    84.7
    82.0
    8
    3
    3
    2016
    80.8
    85.0
    82.9
    6
    6
    4
    Singapore SINGAPORE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.8
    85.0
    6
    6
    Age 5
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
    Age 10
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
    Age 15
    81.1
    85.3
    6
    6
    Age 20
    81.1
    85.3
    7
    6
    Age 25
    81.2
    85.4
    7
    6
    Age 30
    81.3
    85.4
    7
    6
    Age 35
    81.5
    85.5
    9
    6
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.6
    9
    8
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    9
    8
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.0
    11
    8
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.3
    11
    8
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.7
    10
    8
    Age 65
    84.2
    87.3
    8
    8
    Age 70
    85.3
    88.0
    10
    8
    Age 75
    87.0
    89.1
    8
    7
    Age 80
    89.1
    90.6
    7
    6
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.6
    6
    16
    Singapore SINGAPORE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.92
    51
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.67
    165
    3. Stroke
    25.53
    161
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    47
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.29
    28
    6. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    107
    7. Liver Cancer
    9.69
    42
    8. Kidney Disease
    9.20
    140
    9. Prostate Cancer
    8.20
    148
    10. Suicide
    7.91
    106
    11. Lung Disease
    6.98
    182
    12. Hypertension
    6.78
    141
    13. Stomach Cancer
    5.91
    80
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    5.59
    56
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.67
    174
    16. Oral Cancer
    4.30
    65
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.20
    99
    18. Lymphomas
    4.10
    129
    19. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    145
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.87
    173
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.84
    156
    22. Leukemia
    2.76
    137
    23. Falls
    2.56
    150
    24. Liver Disease
    2.52
    180
    25. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Skin Disease
    2.09
    89
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    1.99
    180
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.89
    117
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1.47
    140
    30. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    138
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    1.06
    172
    32. Low Birth Weight
    0.92
    176
    33. Tuberculosis
    0.92
    137
    34. HIV/AIDS
    0.84
    120
    35. Other Injuries
    0.83
    183
    36. Asthma
    0.77
    153
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.69
    166
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.61
    153
    39. Skin Cancers
    0.56
    167
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    0.54
    182
    41. Encephalitis
    0.46
    144
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.43
    167
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.38
    183
    44. Epilepsy
    0.34
    183
    45. Drug Use
    0.25
    177
    46. Violence
    0.22
    181
    47. Drownings
    0.19
    183
    48. Alcohol
    0.15
    183
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.13
    183
    50. Fires
    0.09
    181
    Singapore SINGAPORE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,132
    24.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,710
    18.43
    3. Stroke
    2,197
    8.60
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,895
    7.42
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,309
    5.12
    6. Liver Cancer
    831
    3.25
    7. Kidney Disease
    778
    3.04
    8. Breast Cancer
    667
    2.61
    9. Lung Disease
    596
    2.33
    10. Hypertension
    580
    2.27
    11. Suicide
    556
    2.18
    12. Stomach Cancer
    500
    1.96
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    475
    1.86
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    400
    1.57
    15. Oral Cancer
    364
    1.42
    16. Lymphomas
    339
    1.33
    17. Prostate Cancer
    297
    1.16
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    220
    0.86
    19. Liver Disease
    213
    0.83
    20. Leukemia
    212
    0.83
    21. Falls
    205
    0.80
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    190
    0.74
    23. Ovary Cancer
    189
    0.74
    24. Skin Disease
    181
    0.71
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    162
    0.63
      Deaths %
    26. Cervical Cancer
    133
    0.52
    27. Bladder Cancer
    123
    0.48
    28. Other Neoplasms
    121
    0.47
    29. Uterin Cancer
    105
    0.41
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    91
    0.36
    31. Tuberculosis
    76
    0.30
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    74
    0.29
    33. HIV/AIDS
    63
    0.25
    34. Other Injuries
    63
    0.25
    35. Asthma
    61
    0.24
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    60
    0.23
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49
    0.19
    38. Skin Cancers
    48
    0.19
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    36
    0.14
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    36
    0.14
    41. Encephalitis
    35
    0.14
    42. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32
    0.13
    43. Low Birth Weight
    28
    0.11
    44. Epilepsy
    23
    0.09
    45. Drug Use
    17
    0.07
    46. Violence
    14
    0.05
    47. Alcohol
    12
    0.05
    48. Drownings
    9
    0.04
    49. Dengue
    7
    0.03
    50. Fires
    6
    0.02
    Singapore SINGAPORE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    47
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.29
    28
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    107
    4. Liver Cancer
    9.69
    42
    5. Prostate Cancer
    8.20
    148
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.91
    80
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.59
    56
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.30
    65
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.20
    99
    10. Lymphomas
    4.10
    129
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    145
    12. Leukemia
    2.76
    137
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.89
    117
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    138
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.56
    167
    Singapore SINGAPORE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.0
    145
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    28.0
    5.0
    81
    82
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    5.8
    6.3
    139
    182
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.34
    33
    Singapore SINGAPORE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5.889m
    111
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    142
    Population 0-14
    12.8%
    192
    Population 15-64
    77.6%
    4
    Population 65 +
    9.6%
    67
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.60
    187
    Death Rate / 1000
    3.50
    186
    Fertility Rate
    0.83
    193
    Infant Mortality
    2.40
    190
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    17
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    90
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.96
    152
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.84
    64
    Net Migration
    13.10
    4
    Population Growth
    1.80%
    53
    Literacy Total
    97.0%
    72
    Literacy Male
    98.7%
    38
    Literacy Female
    98.2%
    35
    Unemployment
    2.2%
    170
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    82.9
    4
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    76.2
    1
    GDP per Capita USD
    $90,500
    4

    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.