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Malawi : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in Malawi is: Male 56.7, female 59.9 and total life expectancy is 58.3 which gives Malawi a World Life Expectancy ranking of 165. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Malawi by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Malawi
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Life Expectancy
2. Stroke
3. Influenza and Pneumonia
4. Coronary Heart Disease
5. Diarrhoeal diseases
6. Malaria
7. Cervical Cancer
8. Malnutrition
9. Liver Disease
10. Maternal Conditions
11. Diabetes Mellitus
12. Oesophagus Cancer
13. Road Traffic Accidents
14. Hypertension
15. Lung Disease
16. Other Injuries
17. Low Birth Weight
18. Inflammatory/Heart
19. Endocrine Disorders
20. Birth Trauma

See full health profile and world rankings for Malawi here:  Malawi Health Profile


WHO Publish Date: May 2014