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HEALTH PROFILE: Belarus

Belarus
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Belarus

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

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    Belarus
    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
    Belarus BELARUS LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.0
    72.9
    68.3
    35
    16
    31
    1970
    68.0
    76.0
    71.9
    21
    6
    11
    1980
    65.9
    75.6
    70.6
    54
    24
    36
    1990
    66.3
    75.6
    70.8
    74
    39
    57
    2000
    62.6
    73.5
    68.0
    115
    84
    103
    2010
    64.5
    76.3
    70.3
    122
    81
    103
    2016
    68.8
    79.2
    74.2
    104
    54
    87
    Belarus BELARUS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.8
    79.2
    104
    54
    Age 5
    69.1
    79.4
    120
    64
    Age 10
    69.2
    79.5
    122
    65
    Age 15
    69.2
    79.5
    123
    65
    Age 20
    69.4
    79.6
    130
    66
    Age 25
    69.6
    79.7
    132
    69
    Age 30
    69.9
    79.8
    135
    69
    Age 35
    70.4
    80.0
    141
    70
    Age 40
    71.1
    80.3
    142
    68
    Age 45
    71.9
    80.6
    141
    67
    Age 50
    73.0
    81.1
    141
    67
    Age 55
    74.3
    81.6
    144
    65
    Age 60
    75.9
    82.3
    139
    67
    Age 65
    78.2
    83.2
    127
    68
    Age 70
    80.4
    84.3
    123
    72
    Age 75
    83.4
    86.0
    91
    72
    Age 80
    86.4
    87.9
    87
    77
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.6
    83
    81
    Belarus BELARUS 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
    306.02
    7
    2. Stroke
    79.37
    82
    3. Suicide
    21.36
    9
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.49
    55
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.68
    126
    6. Liver Disease
    17.93
    85
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.85
    99
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.53
    34
    9. Breast Cancer
    13.96
    123
    10. HIV/AIDS
    13.73
    64
    11. Stomach Cancer
    13.15
    25
    12. Lung Disease
    11.19
    171
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.65
    121
    14. Alcohol
    10.03
    6
    15. Other Injuries
    9.32
    68
    16. Falls
    8.68
    54
    17. Drug Use
    8.23
    4
    18. Hypertension
    7.48
    132
    19. Drownings
    6.85
    38
    20. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6.41
    174
    21. Oral Cancer
    5.66
    37
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    5.34
    62
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.30
    57
    24. Fires
    4.71
    40
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.52
    114
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Violence
    4.42
    101
    27. Leukemia
    4.42
    56
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.08
    29
    29. Cervical Cancer
    4.05
    131
    30. Lymphomas
    3.84
    134
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.55
    154
    32. Kidney Disease
    3.55
    178
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    3.00
    47
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.76
    82
    35. Liver Cancer
    2.67
    171
    36. Diabetes Mellitus
    2.44
    183
    37. Bladder Cancer
    2.30
    86
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.16
    87
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.10
    60
    40. Poisonings
    2.04
    41
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.79
    117
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.39
    139
    43. Low Birth Weight
    1.27
    168
    44. Epilepsy
    1.23
    123
    45. Asthma
    1.05
    140
    46. Endocrine Disorders
    0.85
    177
    47. Encephalitis
    0.53
    125
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.43
    169
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.38
    40
    50. Meningitis
    0.37
    137
    Belarus BELARUS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    56,130
    50.12
    2. Stroke
    14,008
    12.51
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,980
    3.55
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,196
    2.85
    5. Suicide
    2,488
    2.22
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,430
    2.17
    7. Liver Disease
    2,412
    2.15
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2,099
    1.87
    9. Lung Disease
    1,929
    1.72
    10. HIV/AIDS
    1,517
    1.35
    11. Hypertension
    1,325
    1.18
    12. Breast Cancer
    1,262
    1.13
    13. Alcohol
    1,230
    1.10
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,186
    1.06
    15. Other Injuries
    1,167
    1.04
    16. Falls
    1,147
    1.02
    17. Drug Use
    932
    0.83
    18. Prostate Cancer
    900
    0.80
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    872
    0.78
    20. Influenza and Pneumonia
    868
    0.78
    21. Oral Cancer
    827
    0.74
    22. Drownings
    742
    0.66
    23. Leukemia
    674
    0.60
    24. Fires
    617
    0.55
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    589
    0.53
      Deaths %
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    584
    0.52
    27. Lymphomas
    579
    0.52
    28. Kidney Disease
    568
    0.51
    29. Violence
    495
    0.44
    30. Ovary Cancer
    485
    0.43
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    420
    0.38
    32. Liver Cancer
    418
    0.37
    33. Diabetes Mellitus
    404
    0.36
    34. Bladder Cancer
    400
    0.36
    35. Uterin Cancer
    354
    0.32
    36. Cervical Cancer
    349
    0.31
    37. Skin Cancers
    333
    0.30
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    303
    0.27
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    262
    0.23
    40. Poisonings
    248
    0.22
    41. Tuberculosis
    228
    0.20
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    215
    0.19
    43. Asthma
    168
    0.15
    44. Epilepsy
    131
    0.12
    45. Endocrine Disorders
    109
    0.10
    46. Low Birth Weight
    83
    0.07
    47. Encephalitis
    59
    0.05
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    47
    0.04
    49. Meningitis
    43
    0.04
    50. Birth Trauma
    29
    0.03
    Belarus BELARUS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.49
    55
    2. Prostate Cancer
    15.85
    99
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.53
    34
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.96
    123
    5. Stomach Cancer
    13.15
    25
    6. Oral Cancer
    5.66
    37
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.34
    62
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.30
    57
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.42
    56
    10. Uterin Cancer
    4.08
    29
    11. Cervical Cancer
    4.05
    131
    12. Lymphomas
    3.84
    134
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.76
    82
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.67
    171
    15. Bladder Cancer
    2.30
    86
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.10
    60
    Belarus BELARUS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    11.2
    27
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    46.2
    10.6
    25
    58
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    22.1
    26.3
    59
    68
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.48
    70
    Belarus BELARUS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    9.55m
    92
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.87
    189
    Population 0-14
    15.8%
    163
    Population 15-64
    69.3%
    38
    Population 65 +
    15.0%
    41
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.30
    163
    Death Rate / 1000
    13.20
    11
    Fertility Rate
    1.48
    174
    Infant Mortality
    3.60
    172
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    25
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    42
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.94
    172
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.47
    192
    Net Migration
    0.70
    47
    Population Growth
    -0.20%
    174
    Literacy Total
    99.7%
    19
    Literacy Male
    99.8%
    8
    Literacy Female
    99.7%
    10
    Unemployment
    1.0%
    178
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    74.2
    87
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    65.5
    87
    GDP per Capita USD
    $18,600
    71

    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.