Health Profile, Life Expectancy for Cameroon

Health Profile, Life Expectancy for Cameroon
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017; Health Profile for Cameroon, life expectancy by history and age, demographic summary, health risks, cancer rank by type, world rankings, population dynamics, Causes of death in Cameroon, death rates in Cameroon.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 24,994,885 53
Sex ratio m / f 1.01 57
Population 0-14 42.4% 18
Population 15-64 54.4% 178
Population 65 + 3.2% 164
Birth rate / 1000 35.40 19
Death rate / 1000 9.60 48
Fertility rate 4.64 21
Infant mortality 51.00 27
Sex ratio at birth m / f 1.03 145
Sex ratio under 15 m / f 1.02 161
Sex ratio 15-64 m / f 1.01 83
Sex ratio 65 + m / f 0.87 40
Net migration -0.10 87
Population growth 2.60% 14
Literacy total 75.0% 150
Literacy male 81.2% 119
Literacy female 68.9% 116
Unemployment 4.3% 137
Life expectancy / birth 58.1 174
Healthy life expectancy 51.1 173
Gdp per capita usd $3,400 154

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 8.9 58
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 43.8 0.9 32 / 119
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 6.1 16.4 133 / 134
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 4.98 95

Life Expectancy History Cameroon

POOR GOOD
Male Female All M F All
1960 40.5 43.1 41.7 141 134 137
1970 44.9 47.5 46.2 137 140 137
1980 50.1 53.1 51.5 138 139 139
1990 53.1 56.3 54.6 150 146 147
2000 50.2 52.6 51.4 158 162 158
2010 54.1 56.4 55.3 169 169 169
2016 56.7 59.4 58.1 175 175 174

Life Expectancy By Age Cameroon

POOR GOOD
Male Female M F
At Birth 56.7 59.4 175 175
Age 5 61.9 64.2 175 176
Age 10 63.2 65.4 174 176
Age 15 63.8 65.9 172 176
Age 20 64.6 66.6 173 176
Age 25 65.6 67.4 173 176
Age 30 66.7 68.4 173 176
Age 35 67.9 69.7 173 176
Age 40 69.3 71.4 174 175
Age 45 70.8 73.0 172 171
Age 50 72.4 74.3 165 168
Age 55 74.0 75.8 153 166
Age 60 75.7 77.2 150 163
Age 65 77.7 78.8 147 160
Age 70 79.9 80.8 145 158
Age 75 82.5 83.2 147 153
Age 80 85.5 86.0 143 146
Age 85 89.0 89.4 141 139

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
HIV/AIDS 203.03 8
Influenza and Pneumonia 144.06 16
Stroke 136.18 28
Coronary Heart Disease 124.42 82
Diarrhoeal diseases 58.89 28

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Prostate Cancer 24.27 44
Breast Cancer 19.45 62
Cervical Cancer 19.27 35
Oral Cancer 6.31 27

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Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this data.