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HEALTH PROFILE: Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago
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Trinidad and Tobago

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

Trinidad and Tobago Population Pyramid
 
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    Trinidad and Tobago
    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
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.8
    65.7
    63.7
    46
    51
    46
    1970
    63.5
    68.0
    65.7
    57
    56
    56
    1980
    66.4
    71.2
    68.7
    47
    62
    57
    1990
    67.5
    72.4
    69.9
    58
    76
    67
    2000
    65.6
    72.8
    69.1
    100
    94
    97
    2010
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    106
    103
    102
    2016
    68.2
    75.6
    71.8
    111
    99
    106
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    75.6
    111
    99
    Age 5
    69.6
    76.9
    115
    98
    Age 10
    69.7
    77.0
    116
    99
    Age 15
    69.8
    77.1
    117
    100
    Age 20
    70.5
    77.2
    113
    101
    Age 25
    71.7
    77.5
    107
    100
    Age 30
    72.6
    77.7
    102
    100
    Age 35
    73.4
    78.1
    93
    100
    Age 40
    74.1
    78.5
    90
    97
    Age 45
    74.8
    79.0
    89
    94
    Age 50
    75.7
    79.6
    87
    93
    Age 55
    76.8
    80.4
    85
    87
    Age 60
    77.8
    81.2
    86
    88
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.4
    86
    83
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.7
    95
    82
    Age 75
    83.0
    85.4
    118
    84
    Age 80
    85.7
    87.5
    125
    86
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.6
    110
    86
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 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
    134.14
    82
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    115.58
    5
    3. Stroke
    70.31
    94
    4. Prostate Cancer
    57.89
    6
    5. Violence
    42.19
    4
    6. Breast Cancer
    25.57
    16
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.70
    111
    8. Hypertension
    18.37
    51
    9. HIV/AIDS
    17.15
    53
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.37
    97
    11. Kidney Disease
    15.92
    89
    12. Lung Disease
    14.12
    150
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    13.91
    19
    14. Cervical Cancer
    13.62
    56
    15. Suicide
    12.89
    44
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.75
    54
    17. Lung Cancers
    10.05
    101
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.69
    43
    19. Low Birth Weight
    9.15
    76
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8.03
    153
    21. Other Injuries
    7.70
    93
    22. Ovary Cancer
    7.62
    8
    23. Lymphomas
    6.99
    40
    24. Liver Disease
    6.93
    154
    25. Other Neoplasms
    6.35
    8
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    5.68
    54
    27. Uterin Cancer
    5.50
    10
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.40
    93
    29. Drownings
    4.99
    68
    30. Asthma
    4.59
    80
    31. Leukemia
    4.56
    48
    32. Stomach Cancer
    4.00
    124
    33. Skin Disease
    3.88
    56
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.40
    86
    35. Liver Cancer
    3.38
    153
    36. Anemia
    3.16
    6
    37. Epilepsy
    3.12
    34
    38. Birth Trauma
    2.84
    91
    39. Encephalitis
    2.54
    14
    40. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    116
    41. Falls
    2.45
    152
    42. Bladder Cancer
    2.42
    80
    43. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    2.27
    3
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    2.24
    91
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.70
    117
    46. Alcohol
    1.60
    97
    47. Malnutrition
    1.54
    91
    48. Tuberculosis
    1.45
    122
    49. Dengue
    1.37
    10
    50. Fires
    1.34
    100
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,137
    19.68
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,860
    17.13
    3. Stroke
    1,101
    10.14
    4. Violence
    576
    5.30
    5. Prostate Cancer
    350
    3.22
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    323
    2.97
    7. Hypertension
    291
    2.68
    8. HIV/AIDS
    263
    2.42
    9. Kidney Disease
    252
    2.32
    10. Breast Cancer
    236
    2.17
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    231
    2.13
    12. Lung Disease
    221
    2.03
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    212
    1.95
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    205
    1.89
    15. Suicide
    186
    1.71
    16. Lung Cancers
    166
    1.53
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    123
    1.13
    18. Cervical Cancer
    120
    1.10
    19. Other Injuries
    116
    1.07
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    115
    1.06
    21. Liver Disease
    113
    1.04
    22. Lymphomas
    110
    1.01
    23. Low Birth Weight
    98
    0.90
    24. Other Neoplasms
    98
    0.90
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    91
    0.84
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    83
    0.76
    27. Asthma
    71
    0.65
    28. Drownings
    68
    0.63
    29. Ovary Cancer
    67
    0.62
    30. Leukemia
    66
    0.61
    31. Stomach Cancer
    64
    0.59
    32. Skin Disease
    60
    0.55
    33. Liver Cancer
    54
    0.50
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    54
    0.50
    35. Anemia
    49
    0.45
    36. Uterin Cancer
    49
    0.45
    37. Epilepsy
    46
    0.42
    38. Oral Cancer
    41
    0.38
    39. Bladder Cancer
    39
    0.36
    40. Encephalitis
    38
    0.35
    41. Falls
    37
    0.34
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    35
    0.32
    43. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    35
    0.32
    44. Birth Trauma
    30
    0.28
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25
    0.23
    46. Alcohol
    25
    0.23
    47. Malnutrition
    24
    0.22
    48. Tuberculosis
    23
    0.21
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.19
    50. Dengue
    20
    0.18
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    57.89
    6
    2. Breast Cancer
    25.57
    16
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.62
    56
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.75
    54
    5. Lung Cancers
    10.05
    101
    6. Ovary Cancer
    7.62
    8
    7. Lymphomas
    6.99
    40
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    5.68
    54
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    5.50
    10
    10. Leukemia
    4.56
    48
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.00
    124
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.38
    153
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    116
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.42
    80
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    147
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.59
    164
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.4
    61
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    10.8
    26.0
    123
    71
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.19
    37
    Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1.218m
    154
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.03
    30
    Population 0-14
    19.3%
    139
    Population 15-64
    70.1%
    24
    Population 65 +
    10.7%
    62
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.70
    140
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.80
    66
    Fertility Rate
    1.71
    153
    Infant Mortality
    22.30
    72
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.03
    178
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    124
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.07
    16
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.77
    111
    Net Migration
    -5.90
    173
    Population Growth
    -0.20%
    178
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    49
    Literacy Male
    99.2%
    29
    Literacy Female
    98.7%
    31
    Unemployment
    4.1%
    141
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    71.8
    106
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    63.3
    108
    GDP per Capita USD
    $31,200
    43

    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.