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HEALTH PROFILE: Vanuatu

Vanuatu
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Vanuatu

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

Vanuatu Population Pyramid
 
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    Vanuatu
    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
    Vanuatu VANUATU LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.4
    48.3
    46.8
    109
    109
    111
    1970
    51.3
    54.4
    52.8
    110
    109
    108
    1980
    57.1
    60.6
    58.8
    111
    111
    110
    1990
    62.0
    65.0
    63.5
    111
    119
    113
    2000
    67.6
    70.7
    69.0
    87
    107
    99
    2010
    69.3
    72.9
    71.0
    94
    107
    99
    2016
    70.1
    74.1
    72.0
    93
    111
    101
    Vanuatu VANUATU LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.1
    74.1
    93
    111
    Age 5
    72.1
    76.1
    91
    110
    Age 10
    72.4
    76.2
    88
    108
    Age 15
    72.5
    76.3
    88
    110
    Age 20
    72.8
    76.5
    89
    110
    Age 25
    73.1
    76.6
    88
    110
    Age 30
    73.4
    76.8
    88
    109
    Age 35
    73.6
    77.1
    89
    108
    Age 40
    74.0
    77.3
    92
    108
    Age 45
    74.4
    77.7
    95
    109
    Age 50
    75.0
    78.2
    98
    109
    Age 55
    75.8
    78.8
    104
    110
    Age 60
    77.0
    79.6
    113
    110
    Age 65
    78.5
    80.7
    116
    112
    Age 70
    80.4
    82.1
    121
    118
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.0
    126
    119
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.5
    130
    125
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.6
    137
    127
    Vanuatu VANUATU 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
    169.53
    56
    2. Stroke
    104.58
    50
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    57.58
    27
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    41.08
    78
    5. Lung Disease
    40.84
    26
    6. Kidney Disease
    32.59
    23
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.02
    86
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    21.94
    56
    9. Asthma
    17.97
    15
    10. Liver Cancer
    16.62
    14
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.16
    99
    12. Tuberculosis
    15.31
    62
    13. Hypertension
    15.12
    72
    14. Breast Cancer
    14.02
    121
    15. Lung Cancers
    10.20
    100
    16. Cervical Cancer
    10.07
    78
    17. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.93
    7
    18. Liver Disease
    9.25
    133
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    9.11
    57
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.93
    79
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.27
    89
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.75
    48
    23. Oral Cancer
    7.52
    18
    24. Leukemia
    6.97
    4
    25. Lymphomas
    6.23
    62
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Injuries
    6.20
    119
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.19
    56
    28. Stomach Cancer
    6.18
    78
    29. Malnutrition
    5.62
    57
    30. Suicide
    5.36
    146
    31. Uterin Cancer
    5.23
    13
    32. Prostate Cancer
    5.01
    167
    33. Ovary Cancer
    4.62
    84
    34. Drownings
    4.30
    78
    35. Skin Disease
    4.05
    52
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    4.04
    105
    37. Birth Trauma
    3.69
    82
    38. Skin Cancers
    3.58
    11
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    3.47
    96
    40. Falls
    2.72
    148
    41. Violence
    2.68
    126
    42. Syphilis
    2.29
    31
    43. Bladder Cancer
    2.23
    88
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.95
    74
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.72
    125
    46. Meningitis
    1.63
    73
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.56
    144
    48. Appendicitis
    1.30
    50
    49. Fires
    1.25
    106
    50. Other Neoplasms
    1.11
    156
    Vanuatu VANUATU TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    228
    18.98
    2. Stroke
    144
    11.99
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    79
    6.58
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    73
    6.08
    5. Lung Disease
    54
    4.50
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    46
    3.83
    7. Kidney Disease
    45
    3.75
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    37
    3.08
    9. Low Birth Weight
    35
    2.91
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    35
    2.91
    11. Liver Cancer
    30
    2.50
    12. Tuberculosis
    25
    2.08
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25
    2.08
    14. Asthma
    25
    2.08
    15. Hypertension
    20
    1.67
    16. Lung Cancers
    17
    1.42
    17. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    16
    1.33
    18. Liver Disease
    15
    1.25
    19. Birth Trauma
    14
    1.17
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14
    1.17
    21. Breast Cancer
    13
    1.08
    22. Leukemia
    13
    1.08
    23. Oral Cancer
    12
    1.00
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    12
    1.00
    25. Other Injuries
    12
    1.00
      Deaths %
    26. Suicide
    12
    1.00
    27. Stomach Cancer
    11
    0.92
    28. Lymphomas
    11
    0.92
    29. Drownings
    11
    0.92
    30. Syphilis
    9
    0.75
    31. Malnutrition
    9
    0.75
    32. Cervical Cancer
    9
    0.75
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9
    0.75
    34. Violence
    7
    0.58
    35. Skin Cancers
    6
    0.50
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    6
    0.50
    37. Meningitis
    5
    0.42
    38. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.42
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    5
    0.42
    40. Skin Disease
    5
    0.42
    41. Uterin Cancer
    4
    0.33
    42. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.33
    43. Falls
    4
    0.33
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    3
    0.25
    45. Prostate Cancer
    3
    0.25
    46. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.25
    47. Fires
    3
    0.25
    48. Tetanus
    2
    0.17
    49. Malaria
    2
    0.17
    50. Other Neoplasms
    2
    0.17
    Vanuatu VANUATU CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    16.62
    14
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.02
    121
    3. Lung Cancers
    10.20
    100
    4. Cervical Cancer
    10.07
    78
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.27
    89
    6. Oral Cancer
    7.52
    18
    7. Leukemia
    6.97
    4
    8. Lymphomas
    6.23
    62
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    6.18
    78
    10. Uterin Cancer
    5.23
    13
    11. Prostate Cancer
    5.01
    167
    12. Ovary Cancer
    4.62
    84
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.58
    11
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    3.47
    96
    15. Bladder Cancer
    2.23
    88
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.72
    125
    Vanuatu VANUATU HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.0
    162
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    20.2
    30.1
    74
    46
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    Vanuatu VANUATU DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    282,814
    173
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    76
    Population 0-14
    35.5%
    46
    Population 15-64
    60.5%
    146
    Population 65 +
    4.0%
    137
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.00
    54
    Death Rate / 1000
    4.00
    181
    Fertility Rate
    3.07
    49
    Infant Mortality
    14.40
    102
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    125
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    104
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    144
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.02
    10
    Net Migration
    -1.40
    128
    Population Growth
    1.90%
    49
    Literacy Total
    85.2%
    128
    Literacy Male
    86.6%
    101
    Literacy Female
    83.8%
    93
    Unemployment
    1.7%
    175
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    72.0
    101
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    62.7
    111
    GDP per Capita USD
    $2,800
    161

    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.