Health Profile, Life Expectancy for South Africa

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

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 54,841,552 25
Sex ratio m / f 0.98 106
Population 0-14 28.3% 78
Population 15-64 66.1% 80
Population 65 + 5.7% 106
Birth rate / 1000 20.20 75
Death rate / 1000 9.40 54
Fertility rate 2.29 86
Infant mortality 31.00 62
Sex ratio at birth m / f 1.02 188
Sex ratio under 15 m / f 1.01 180
Sex ratio 15-64 m / f 0.99 107
Sex ratio 65 + m / f 0.72 139
Net migration -0.90 118
Population growth 1.00% 107
Literacy total 94.4% 98
Literacy male 95.4% 74
Literacy female 93.4% 65
Unemployment 27.6% 18
Life expectancy / birth 63.6 153
Healthy life expectancy 55.7 154
Gdp per capita usd $13,400 90

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 9.3 51
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 31.4 6.5 69 / 70
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 15.4 39.6 105 / 18
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 4.72 100

Life Expectancy History South Africa

POOR GOOD
Male Female All M F All
1960 47.4 51.0 49.2 100 96 98
1970 50.4 55.8 53.0 118 101 107
1980 53.9 60.6 57.2 125 112 119
1990 57.9 65.4 61.6 130 118 123
2000 54.6 60.1 57.3 148 140 146
2010 55.5 60.3 58.0 165 154 159
2016 60.2 67.0 63.6 159 144 153

Life Expectancy By Age South Africa

POOR GOOD
Male Female M F
At Birth 60.2 67.0 159 144
Age 5 63.1 69.7 172 151
Age 10 63.4 69.9 172 153
Age 15 63.7 70.2 173 153
Age 20 64.1 70.5 175 155
Age 25 64.6 71.0 177 155
Age 30 65.3 71.8 177 154
Age 35 66.3 72.8 177 153
Age 40 67.6 74.1 178 146
Age 45 69.0 75.3 179 141
Age 50 70.4 76.4 179 133
Age 55 72.1 77.5 180 131
Age 60 74.0 78.8 181 123
Age 65 76.3 80.4 180 117
Age 70 79.0 82.3 174 105
Age 75 82.1 84.6 164 103
Age 80 85.5 87.2 141 100
Age 85 89.2 90.4 122 93

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
HIV/AIDS 273.12 5
Coronary Heart Disease 114.02 95
Stroke 93.76 78
Influenza and Pneumonia 86.33 46
Diabetes Mellitus 86.02 13

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Prostate Cancer 35.07 21
Cervical Cancer 20.99 32
Lung Cancers 20.75 57
Breast Cancer 20.75 51

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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.