Health Profile, Life Expectancy for Ghana

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

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 27,499,924 49
Sex ratio m / f 0.97 118
Population 0-14 38.0% 42
Population 15-64 57.7% 153
Population 65 + 4.3% 131
Birth rate / 1000 30.50 35
Death rate / 1000 7.00 114
Fertility rate 4.00 33
Infant mortality 35.20 52
Sex ratio at birth m / f 1.03 158
Sex ratio under 15 m / f 1.01 169
Sex ratio 15-64 m / f 0.96 153
Sex ratio 65 + m / f 0.86 54
Net migration -1.80 135
Population growth 2.20% 35
Literacy total 76.6% 147
Literacy male 82.0% 115
Literacy female 71.4% 113
Unemployment 11.9% 54
Life expectancy / birth 63.4 155
Healthy life expectancy 56.4 147
Gdp per capita usd $4,600 141

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 2.7 138
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 13.1 0.4 125 / 125
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 4.5 16.6 155 / 133
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 4.66 102

Life Expectancy History Ghana

POOR GOOD
Male Female All M F All
1960 44.4 47.3 45.8 118 114 117
1970 47.8 50.7 49.2 124 124 125
1980 51.6 54.5 53.0 132 134 133
1990 55.7 58.1 56.9 138 142 141
2000 55.9 58.6 57.2 144 146 147
2010 59.6 62.2 60.9 147 149 150
2016 62.5 64.4 63.4 147 158 155

Life Expectancy By Age Ghana

POOR GOOD
Male Female M F
At Birth 62.5 64.4 147 158
Age 5 66.6 68.0 147 161
Age 10 67.0 68.6 148 162
Age 15 67.3 68.9 148 163
Age 20 67.8 69.5 149 163
Age 25 68.4 70.1 150 163
Age 30 69.0 70.8 151 163
Age 35 69.6 71.6 153 165
Age 40 70.4 72.4 155 166
Age 45 71.4 73.4 158 167
Age 50 72.5 74.2 162 170
Age 55 73.8 75.2 163 171
Age 60 75.2 76.2 169 173
Age 65 76.9 77.7 171 173
Age 70 79.0 79.6 171 173
Age 75 81.6 82.0 173 173
Age 80 84.8 85.1 171 172
Age 85 88.5 88.7 167 169

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Stroke 160.10 11
Coronary Heart Disease 155.08 44
Influenza and Pneumonia 144.64 15
Tuberculosis 63.00 20
Malaria 50.27 6

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Cervical Cancer 21.33 29
Prostate Cancer 16.11 91
Liver Cancer 13.58 22
Breast Cancer 12.79 129

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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.