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Proportional mortality
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Percentage of total deaths due to 1) Cardiovascular diseases 2) Cancers 3) Chronic respiratory diseases 4) Diabetes 5) Other NCDs 6) Injuries and 7) Communicable, maternal, perinatal and nutritional conditions.

Latest year: 2019

NCDs are estimated to account for
87%   of all deaths.
Total population
5 348 000
Percentage of total deaths due to NCDs error_outline

Percentage of total deaths due to NCDs

Percentage of total deaths due to NCDs overall and percentage of total deaths due to 7 main categories (5 different NCD categories plus 2 non-NCD categories which together total all deaths)

Latest year: 2019

87%
Total NCD deathserror_outline

Total NCD deaths

Total NCD deaths

Latest year: 2019

35 480
Probability of premature mortality from NCDserror_outline

Probability of premature mortality from NCDs

Probability (%) of dying between age 30 and exact age 70 from any of cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes, or chronic respiratory diseases (SDG indicator 3.4.1)

Latest year: 2019

9%

87 %

% of all deaths

0%
0%
0%

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Females

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Percentage of total deaths due to NCDs error_outline

Percentage of total deaths due to NCDs

Percentage of total deaths due to NCDs overall and percentage of total deaths due to 7 main categories (5 different NCD categories plus 2 non-NCD categories which together total all deaths)

Latest year: 2019

% of all deaths

20 %

% of NCD deaths

0%
0%
0%

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Percentage of NCD deaths occurring under 70 yearserror_outline

Percentage of NCD deaths occurring under 70 years

Premature deaths due to noncommunicable diseases (NCD) as a proportion of all NCD deaths (%)

Latest year: 2019

% of NCD deaths

291 per 100 000 population

Deaths per 100 000 population

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0
0

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NCD age-standardized death rateerror_outline

NCD age-standardized death rate per 100 000 population

Age-standardized death rate for NCDs

Latest year: 2019

Deaths per 100 000 population

Risk factors

7.1 litres

Litres of pure alcohol

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Females

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Total alcohol per capita consumptionerror_outline

Total alcohol per capita consumption litres

Total alcohol per capita (15+) consumption (in litres of pure alcohol) (SDG Indicator 3.5.2)

Latest year: 2019

Litres of pure alcohol

17 %

% of population aged 15+ years

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Current tobacco use, adults aged 15+error_outline

Current tobacco use, adults aged 15+

Prevalence of current tobacco use among adults aged 15+ years (age-standardized estimate) (%)

Latest year: 2019

% of population aged 15+ years

8 g/day

g/day

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Mean population salt intake, adults aged 25+error_outline

Mean population salt intake, adults aged 25+ g/day

Mean daily salt intake among adults aged 25+ years (g/day)

Latest year: 2019

g/day

32 %

% of population aged 18+ years

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Physical inactivity, adults aged 18+error_outline

Physical inactivity, adults aged 18+

Prevalence of insufficient physical activity among adults aged 18+ years (age-standardized estimate) (%)

Latest year: 2016

% of population aged 18+ years

84 %

% of population aged 11–17 years

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Physical inactivity, adolescents aged 11-17error_outline

Physical inactivity, adolescents aged 11-17

Prevalence of insufficient physical activity among school-going adolescents aged 11-17 (crude estimate) (%)

Latest year: 2010

% of population aged 11–17 years

31 %

% of population aged 30–79 years

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Hypertension, adults aged 30–79error_outline

Hypertension, adults aged 30–79

Prevalence of hypertension among adults aged 30–79 years (age-standardized estimate) (%)

Latest year: 2019

% of population aged 30–79 years

Hypertension diagnosis, treatment and control
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people aged

30-79 have hypertension

(31 % of people aged 30-79)

23 %

% of population aged 18+ years

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Obesity, adults aged 18+error_outline

Obesity, adults aged 18+

Prevalence of obesity among adults (age-standardized estimate) (%)

Latest year: 2016

% of population aged 18+ years

8 %

% of population aged 10–19 years

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Obesity, adolescents aged 10–19error_outline

Obesity, adolescents aged 10–19

Prevalence of obesity among adolescents aged 10–19 years (crude estimate) (%)

Latest year: 2016

% of population aged 10–19 years

5 %

% of population aged 18+ years

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Raised fasting blood glucose, adults aged 18+error_outline

Raised fasting blood glucose, adults aged 18+

Raised fasting blood glucose (≥7.0 mmol/l or on medication)(age-standardized estimate)

Latest year: 2014

% of population aged 18+ years

4.9 mmol/l

mmol/l

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Mean total cholesterol, adults aged 18+error_outline

Mean total cholesterol, adults aged 18+ mmol/l

Mean total cholesterol (age-standardized estimate)

Latest year: 2018

mmol/l

Country response/ Progress monitor
Fully achieved
Partially achieved
Increased excise taxes and prices
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Increased excise taxes and prices

Has implemented measures to reduce affordability by increasing excise taxes and prices on tobacco products

Latest year: 2022

Smoke-free policies
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Smoke-free policies

Has implemented measures to eliminate exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke in all indoor workplaces, public places and public transport

Latest year: 2022

Large graphic health warnings/plain packaging
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Large graphic health warnings/plain packaging

Has implemented plain/standardized packaging and/or large graphic health warnings on cigarettes packages

Latest year: 2022

Bans on advertising, promotion and sponsorship
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Bans on advertising, promotion and sponsorship

Has enacted and enforced comprehensive bans on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship

Latest year: 2022

Mass media campaigns
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Mass media campaigns

Has implemented effective mass media campaigns that educate the public about the harms of smoking/tobacco use and second-hand smoke

Latest year: 2022

Restrictions on physical availability
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Restrictions on physical availability

Has enacted and enforced restrictions on the physical availability of retailed alcohol (via reduced hours of sale)

Latest year: 2022

Advertising bans or comprehensive restrictions
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Advertising bans or comprehensive restrictions

Has enacted and enforced bans or comprehensive restrictions on exposure to alcohol advertising (across multiple types of media)

Latest year: 2022

Increased excise taxes
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Increased excise taxes

Has increased excise taxes on alcoholic beverages

Latest year: 2022

Salt/sodium policies
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Salt/sodium policies

Has adopted national policies to reduce population salt/sodium consumption

Latest year: 2022

Saturated fatty acids and trans-fats policies
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Saturated fatty acids and trans-fats policies

Has adopted national policies that limit saturated fatty acids and virtually eliminate industrially produced trans-fatty acids in the food supply

Latest year: 2022

Marketing to children restrictions
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Marketing to children restrictions

Has implemented the WHO set of recommendations on marketing of foods and non-alcoholic beverages to children

Latest year: 2022

Marketing of breast-milk substitutes restrictions
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Marketing of breast-milk substitutes restrictions

Has legislation/regulations fully implementing the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes

Latest year: 2022

World Health Organization - Noncommunicable Diseases (NCD) Country Profiles, 2022.

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Invisible numbers

21 September 2022

The action plan is consistent with WHO's reform agenda, which requires the Organization
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Toolkit for developing a multisectoral action plan for noncommunicable diseases: overview

19 April 2022

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Tackling NCDs: 'best buys' and other recommended interventions for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases

26 October 2017

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