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Health > Death rates > Men: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Adult mortality rate is the probability of dying between the ages of 15 and 60--that is, the probability of a 15-year-old dying before reaching age 60, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates between those ages.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Zimbabwe 718.46 2008
2 Lesotho 674.09 2008
3 Swaziland 614.81 2008
4 South Africa 577.12 2008
5 Zambia 542.12 2008
6 Sierra Leone 503.46 2008
7 Mozambique 488.51 2008
8 Botswana 487.12 2008
9 Central African Republic 456.41 2008
10 Malawi 448.45 2008
11 Russia 429.45 2006
12 Uganda 411.76 2008
13 Angola 409.23 2008
14 Nigeria 406.37 2008
15 Cameroon 406 2008
16 Kazakhstan 405.02 2008
17 Guinea-Bissau 402.95 2008
18 Rwanda 402.54 2008
19 Kenya 401.84 2008
20 Democratic Republic of the Congo 399.87 2008
21 Mali 389.41 2008
22 Burundi 386.89 2008
23 Equatorial Guinea 385.92 2008
24 Ukraine 384.63 2006
25 Eritrea 380.61 2008
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 378.17 2008
26 Tanzania 377.27 2008
27 Congo, Republic of the 377.19 2008
28 Somalia 371.45 2008
29 Chad 360.7 2008
failed states average (profile) 359.22 2008
30 Djibouti 351.44 2008
31 Niger 351.05 2008
32 Papua New Guinea 347.86 2008
33 Namibia 345.7 2008
34 Lithuania 345.61 2007
35 Ethiopia 338.97 2008
36 Burkina Faso 334.6 2008
37 Belarus 330.14 2007
38 Senegal 329.35 2008
39 The Gambia 328.62 2008
40 Ghana 327.21 2008
41 Gabon 323.49 2008
42 Cote d'Ivoire 313.37 2008
43 Latvia 311.41 2007
44 Mauritania 308.23 2008
45 Sudan 306.02 2008
46 Turkmenistan 303.25 2008
47 Marshall Islands 302 2000
48 Thailand 296.65 2008
49 Cambodia 294.29 2008
50 Mongolia 291.02 2008
51 El Salvador 288.36 2008
52 Haiti 286.91 2008
53 Estonia 282.85 2007
54 Moldova 282.65 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 279.99 2008
Hot countries average (profile) 276.68 2000
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 272.98 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 270.89 2007
55 Madagascar 270.24 2008
56 Kiribati 269 2000
57 Seychelles 268 2000
58 East Timor 263.64 2008
59 Kyrgyzstan 261.75 2008
60 Greenland 261.03 2001
61 Suriname 260.92 2008
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 260.61 2006
62 India 260.55 2008
63 Burma 257.01 2008
64 Guinea 256.17 2008
65 Liberia 254.8 2008
Christian countries average (profile) 252.89 2000
66 Hungary 250.03 2006
67 Saint Kitts and Nevis 243 2000
68 Togo 242.06 2008
Religious countries average (profile) 240.83 2006
69 Uzbekistan 239.98 2008
70 Trinidad and Tobago 239.28 2008
71 Guyana 239.1 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) 234.88 2008
72 Bolivia 234.66 2008
73 Guatemala 233.61 2008
74 Comoros 230.94 2008
75 Brazil 229.96 2008
76 Fiji 228.79 2008
77 Mauritius 228.17 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 226.86 2007
78 Laos 226.46 2008
79 Iraq 226.13 2008
80 Jamaica 225 2008
Muslim countries average (profile) 224.32 2008
Eastern Europe average (profile) 223.51 2006
81 Bhutan 216.86 2008
South Asia average (profile) 212.99 2008
82 Bulgaria 212.98 2007
83 Benin 211.05 2008
84 Tajikistan 210.07 2008
85 Bangladesh 209.5 2008
86 Poland 209.09 2006
87 Solomon Islands 207.33 2008
88 Dominican Republic 206.3 2008
89 Nicaragua 205.15 2008
90 Colombia 200.4 2008
91 Nepal 199.12 2008
92 Georgia 198.17 2008
Catholic countries average (profile) 197.86 2005
93 Slovakia 196.39 2006
94 Romania 195.93 2008
95 Sri Lanka 195.8 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 195.63 2005
96 Samoa 193.31 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) 189.75 2008
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 189.14 2005
97 The Bahamas 188.39 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 187.64 2008
98 Tonga 186.53 2008
=99 Dominica 183 2000
=99 Antigua and Barbuda 183 2000
101 Azerbaijan 180.79 2008
102 Venezuela 176.7 2008
103 Paraguay 172.22 2008
104 Honduras 171.97 2008
105 Vanuatu 171.27 2008
106 Cape Verde 170.65 2008
107 Sao Tome and Principe 170.33 2008
Europe average (profile) 168.65 2006
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 166.67 2006
108 Indonesia 165.88 2008
109 Ecuador 165.78 2008
110 Armenia 165.25 2008
111 Argentina 165.13 2008
112 Pakistan 165.05 2008
113 Peru 163.97 2008
114 Jordan 162.34 2008
115 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 156.75 2008
116 Philippines 155.82 2008
117 Netherlands Antilles 155.45 2008
118 Serbia and Montenegro 155.41 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 153.54 2006
119 Lebanon 152.02 2008
120 Maldives 151.56 2008
European Union average (profile) 151.14 2006
121 Turkey 151.13 2008
122 Malaysia 150.11 2008
123 Mayotte 149.93 2008
124 China 149.18 2008
125 Slovenia 148.87 2006
126 Saint Lucia 148.78 2008
127 Croatia 147.2 2008
=128 Libya 146.71 2008
=128 Morocco 146.71 2008
130 French Polynesia 145.18 2008
131 Czech Republic 143.36 2008
132 United States 141.23 2006
133 Uruguay 141.12 2008
134 Mexico 139.15 2008
135 Saudi Arabia 139.12 2008
136 Panama 137.26 2008
137 Vietnam 135.7 2008
138 Bosnia and Herzegovina 134.97 2008
139 New Caledonia 134.87 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 133.33 2006
140 Finland 133.12 2007
141 Puerto Rico 132.55 2008
142 Chile 128.62 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 128.57 2007
143 Portugal 128.2 2007
144 European Union 127.05 2006
145 Aruba 124.93 2008
146 Tunisia 123.25 2008
147 Syria 122.4 2008
148 Guam 121.96 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 121.13 2006
149 France 120.99 2007
150 Algeria 119.85 2008
151 Belize 119.62 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 117 2006
152 Denmark 115.81 2007
153 Luxembourg 113.16 2006
154 Costa Rica 112.51 2008
155 Austria 111.37 2005
156 Qatar 110.97 2008
157 Belgium 110.93 2006
158 Cuba 109.12 2008
159 Barbados 107.06 2008
160 Germany 106.92 2006
161 Spain 105.76 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 105.06 2006
162 Grenada 104.59 2008
163 Bahrain 102.29 2008
164 Albania 100.06 2008
165 United Kingdom 99.85 2006
166 Oman 98.34 2008
167 Virgin Islands 95.2 2008
168 Greece 93.37 2008
169 Canada 92.03 2006
170 New Zealand 91.66 2007
171 Ireland 87.6 2006
172 Japan 87.38 2007
173 Brunei 86.99 2008
174 Israel 85.92 2007
175 Kuwait 85.2 2008
176 Australia 82.36 2007
177 Italy 82.21 2006
178 Singapore 81.02 2008
179 Norway 80.98 2007
180 Netherlands 80.8 2006
181 Switzerland 78.37 2007
182 Sweden 77.59 2007
183 Cyprus 77.29 2008
184 United Arab Emirates 77.22 2008
185 Iceland 71.46 2007
186 Malta 68 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Death rates > Men. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", (1) United Nations Population Division. 2009. World Population Prospects: The 2008 Revision. New York, United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (advanced Excel tables). Available at http://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp2008/index.htm, (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database. [ www.mortality.org or www.humanmortality.de] downloaded on Dec. 10, 2009. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Death-rates/Men

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Interesting observations about Health > Death rates > Men

  • Zimbabwe ranked first for death rates > men amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Sierra Leone ranked first for death rates > men amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • El Salvador ranked first for death rates > men amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2008.
  • Mozambique ranked first for death rates > men amongst Former French colonies in 2008.
  • Iraq ranked first for death rates > men amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2008.
  • South Africa ranked first for death rates > men amongst Emerging markets in 2008.
  • Nigeria ranked first for death rates > men amongst Religious countries in 2008.
  • Lesotho ranked second for death rates > men amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2008.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for death rates > men amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2008.
  • Zambia ranked first for death rates > men amongst Sparsely populated countries in 2008.
  • Burundi ranked first for death rates > men amongst Catholic countries in 2008.
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