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Compare Bahamas and Benin health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Benin BENIN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    60.9
    65.9
    63.3
    51
    48
    49
     
    40.5
    42.9
    41.7
    140
    137
    138
    1970
    63.1
    69.4
    66.2
    59
    48
    55
     
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    139
    138
    138
    1980
    63.8
    71.8
    67.7
    73
    59
    64
     
    48.6
    51.8
    50.1
    145
    142
    143
    1990
    66.0
    73.3
    69.5
    76
    69
    70
     
    52.0
    54.5
    53.2
    152
    153
    153
    2000
    67.2
    72.9
    70.0
    83
    87
    89
     
    53.1
    55.9
    54.5
    151
    152
    150
    2010
    71.7
    78.1
    75.0
    65
    51
    56
     
    57.5
    59.9
    58.7
    155
    157
    155
    2015
    72.9
    79.1
    76.1
    63
    52
    54
     
    58.8
    61.1
    60.0
    163
    165
    162
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Benin BENIN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.9
    79.1
    63
    52
     
    58.8
    61.1
    163
    165
    Age 5
    73.8
    80.0
    64
    48
     
    65.5
    67.3
    150
    160
    Age 10
    73.9
    80.1
    66
    49
     
    66.2
    68.2
    149
    161
    Age 15
    74.0
    80.1
    66
    50
     
    66.7
    68.7
    150
    161
    Age 20
    74.3
    80.3
    66
    49
     
    67.2
    69.3
    147
    161
    Age 25
    74.7
    80.4
    64
    48
     
    68.0
    70.1
    144
    159
    Age 30
    75.2
    80.7
    61
    48
     
    68.8
    70.9
    145
    158
    Age 35
    75.8
    81.0
    58
    48
     
    69.6
    71.7
    147
    159
    Age 40
    76.6
    81.4
    54
    46
     
    70.4
    72.5
    151
    160
    Age 45
    77.4
    81.9
    51
    44
     
    71.3
    73.3
    158
    165
    Age 50
    78.3
    82.5
    43
    43
     
    72.3
    74.1
    163
    170
    Age 55
    79.5
    83.2
    42
    41
     
    73.6
    75.1
    163
    173
    Age 60
    80.7
    84.1
    40
    37
     
    75.0
    76.2
    169
    176
    Age 65
    82.1
    85.0
    40
    37
     
    76.8
    77.7
    173
    177
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    43
    38
     
    78.9
    79.5
    175
    176
    Age 75
    85.7
    87.8
    43
    36
     
    81.4
    81.9
    176
    177
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.7
    47
    34
     
    84.5
    84.9
    177
    177
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.1
    53
    28
     
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    Age 90
    94.0
    95.0
    52
    29
     
    92.3
    92.5
    176
    177
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.4
    68
    38
     
    96.8
    97.0
    176
    176
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.5
    74
    35
     
    101.5
    101.6
    172
    174
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Benin BENIN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.85
    88
     
    113.55
    55
    2. HIV/AIDS
    72.69
    27
     
    39.56
    39
    3. Stroke
    59.30
    120
     
    149.35
    25
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.27
    39
     
    44.04
    37
    5. Hypertension
    41.53
    7
     
    20.40
    54
    6. Prostate Cancer
    41.49
    10
     
    28.04
    25
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.71
    87
     
    176.42
    14
    8. Breast Cancer
    22.41
    23
     
    16.63
    85
    9. Kidney Disease
    16.29
    67
     
    17.01
    62
    10. Violence
    15.21
    31
     
    9.07
    58
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.79
    121
     
    27.30
    26
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.84
    62
     
    3.62
    146
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    9.67
    54
     
    12.35
    40
    14. Lung Cancers
    9.19
    96
     
    1.50
    156
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.77
    82
     
    10.85
    47
    16. Lymphomas
    7.76
    16
     
    3.63
    118
    17. Other Injuries
    7.18
    125
     
    17.73
    50
    18. Liver Disease
    7.10
    138
     
    31.06
    25
    19. Skin Disease
    6.84
    22
     
    5.73
    28
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.79
    35
     
    3.31
    78
    21. Cervical Cancer
    6.36
    105
     
    19.41
    32
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    6.07
    121
     
    8.95
    77
    23. Stomach Cancer
    6.06
    77
     
    3.72
    126
    24. Ovary Cancer
    5.45
    52
     
    2.95
    135
    25. Drownings
    4.68
    74
     
    5.52
    60
    26. Low Birth Weight
    4.11
    125
     
    20.54
    29
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.74
    80
     
    0.55
    166
    28. Uterin Cancer
    3.47
    32
     
    1.43
    113
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.31
    29
     
    4.18
    7
    30. Lung Disease
    3.28
    170
     
    20.64
    75
    31. Falls
    2.69
    131
     
    15.97
    15
    32. Leukemia
    2.50
    130
     
    1.06
    160
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.22
    113
     
    3.01
    83
    34. Birth Trauma
    2.22
    108
     
    16.93
    37
    35. Suicide
    2.19
    159
     
    5.39
    118
    36. Alcohol
    2.15
    50
     
    0.09
    144
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.97
    59
     
    1.40
    101
    38. Liver Cancer
    1.87
    166
     
    12.97
    21
    39. Fires
    1.77
    99
     
    9.19
    35
    40. Anemia
    1.76
    59
     
    14.79
    9
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.60
    116
     
    0.72
    154
    42. Asthma
    1.45
    124
     
    9.66
    44
    43. Epilepsy
    1.39
    114
     
    13.89
    11
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.14
    134
     
    47.50
    37
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    136
     
    1.30
    126
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.14
    140
     
    15.86
    8
    47. Other Neoplasms
    1.08
    149
     
    3.61
    52
    48. Poisonings
    0.94
    105
     
    2.13
    62
    49. Meningitis
    0.83
    112
     
    36.03
    15
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.83
    9
     
    0.46
    43
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Benin BENIN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    299
    15.15
     
    4,653
    5.78
    2. HIV/AIDS
    295
    14.96
     
    3,075
    3.82
    3. Stroke
    198
    10.07
     
    5,969
    7.42
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    146
    7.42
     
    1,917
    2.38
    5. Hypertension
    140
    7.09
     
    804
    1.00
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    96
    4.89
     
    11,541
    14.34
    7. Violence
    58
    2.95
     
    826
    1.03
    8. Prostate Cancer
    58
    2.92
     
    365
    0.45
    9. Kidney Disease
    57
    2.89
     
    923
    1.15
    10. Breast Cancer
    47
    2.37
     
    476
    0.59
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    44
    2.25
     
    2,273
    2.83
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    38
    1.94
     
    187
    0.23
    13. Lung Cancers
    33
    1.69
     
    66
    0.08
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    33
    1.68
     
    1,005
    1.25
    15. Lymphomas
    28
    1.41
     
    219
    0.27
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    28
    1.40
     
    570
    0.71
    17. Liver Disease
    26
    1.32
     
    1,739
    2.16
    18. Skin Disease
    23
    1.18
     
    314
    0.39
    19. Other Injuries
    23
    1.15
     
    1,493
    1.86
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23
    1.15
     
    131
    0.16
    21. Stomach Cancer
    21
    1.08
     
    171
    0.21
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    20
    1.00
     
    1,523
    1.89
    23. Drownings
    18
    0.93
     
    556
    0.69
    24. Low Birth Weight
    13
    0.66
     
    3,776
    4.69
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    13
    0.65
     
    29
    0.04
    26. Cervical Cancer
    13
    0.64
     
    482
    0.60
    27. Ovary Cancer
    11
    0.55
     
    78
    0.10
    28. Lung Disease
    11
    0.54
     
    859
    1.07
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    11
    0.54
     
    149
    0.18
    30. Leukemia
    9
    0.46
     
    67
    0.08
    31. Suicide
    9
    0.44
     
    368
    0.46
    32. Alcohol
    9
    0.44
     
    4
    0.01
    33. Falls
    8
    0.42
     
    1,090
    1.35
    34. Oral Cancer
    8
    0.41
     
    157
    0.20
    35. Uterin Cancer
    7
    0.38
     
    36
    0.04
    36. Skin Cancers
    7
    0.37
     
    61
    0.08
    37. Anemia
    7
    0.36
     
    921
    1.14
    38. Birth Trauma
    7
    0.36
     
    3,112
    3.87
    39. Liver Cancer
    7
    0.35
     
    686
    0.85
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    7
    0.34
     
    37
    0.05
    41. Fires
    6
    0.28
     
    1,003
    1.25
    42. Epilepsy
    5
    0.27
     
    1,242
    1.54
    43. Asthma
    5
    0.25
     
    519
    0.65
    44. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.21
     
    57
    0.07
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.20
     
    744
    0.92
    46. Other Neoplasms
    4
    0.19
     
    186
    0.23
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.18
     
    4,840
    6.02
    48. Poisonings
    3
    0.16
     
    221
    0.28
    49. Meningitis
    3
    0.16
     
    3,134
    3.90
    50. Schizophrenia
    3
    0.14
     
    24
    0.03
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Benin BENIN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    41.49
    10
     
    28.04
    25
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.41
    23
     
    16.63
    85
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.84
    62
     
    3.62
    146
    4. Lung Cancers
    9.19
    96
     
    1.50
    156
    5. Lymphomas
    7.76
    16
     
    3.63
    118
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.36
    105
     
    19.41
    32
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.06
    77
     
    3.72
    126
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.45
    52
     
    2.95
    135
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.74
    80
     
    0.55
    166
    10. Uterin Cancer
    3.47
    32
     
    1.43
    113
    11. Leukemia
    2.50
    130
     
    1.06
    160
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.22
    113
     
    3.01
    83
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.97
    59
     
    1.40
    101
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.87
    166
     
    12.97
    21
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.60
    116
     
    0.72
    154
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    136
     
    1.30
    126
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.