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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Bahamas and Botswana 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   Botswana BOTSWANA
           
    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
     
    48.9
    52.5
    50.7
    95
    91
    92
    1970
    63.1
    69.4
    66.2
    59
    48
    55
     
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    100
    98
    98
    1980
    63.8
    71.8
    67.7
    73
    59
    64
     
    58.5
    62.6
    60.5
    101
    102
    101
    1990
    66.0
    73.3
    69.5
    76
    69
    70
     
    60.5
    65.6
    63.0
    118
    116
    116
    2000
    67.2
    72.9
    70.0
    83
    87
    89
     
    47.4
    50.5
    48.9
    165
    164
    164
    2010
    71.7
    78.1
    75.0
    65
    51
    56
     
    58.7
    63.7
    61.1
    150
    143
    149
    2015
    72.9
    79.1
    76.1
    63
    52
    54
     
    63.3
    68.1
    65.7
    137
    136
    138
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Botswana BOTSWANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.9
    79.1
    63
    52
     
    63.3
    68.1
    137
    136
    Age 5
    73.8
    80.0
    64
    48
     
    66.4
    70.9
    142
    138
    Age 10
    73.9
    80.1
    66
    49
     
    66.7
    71.0
    145
    140
    Age 15
    74.0
    80.1
    66
    50
     
    66.9
    71.2
    144
    140
    Age 20
    74.3
    80.3
    66
    49
     
    67.3
    71.6
    143
    142
    Age 25
    74.7
    80.4
    64
    48
     
    67.8
    71.9
    150
    144
    Age 30
    75.2
    80.7
    61
    48
     
    68.3
    72.4
    154
    145
    Age 35
    75.8
    81.0
    58
    48
     
    69.0
    73.1
    157
    145
    Age 40
    76.6
    81.4
    54
    46
     
    70.1
    74.0
    157
    142
    Age 45
    77.4
    81.9
    51
    44
     
    71.5
    75.1
    154
    140
    Age 50
    78.3
    82.5
    43
    43
     
    72.9
    76.2
    145
    134
    Age 55
    79.5
    83.2
    42
    41
     
    74.4
    77.2
    140
    131
    Age 60
    80.7
    84.1
    40
    37
     
    76.0
    78.3
    134
    133
    Age 65
    82.1
    85.0
    40
    37
     
    77.7
    79.6
    139
    134
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    43
    38
     
    79.8
    81.1
    144
    136
    Age 75
    85.7
    87.8
    43
    36
     
    82.1
    83.1
    155
    151
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.7
    47
    34
     
    84.8
    85.4
    167
    166
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.1
    53
    28
     
    88.9
    89.4
    143
    141
    Age 90
    94.0
    95.0
    52
    29
     
    92.8
    93.1
    148
    147
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.4
    68
    38
     
    97.1
    97.3
    149
    150
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.5
    74
    35
     
    101.7
    101.8
    154
    151
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Botswana BOTSWANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.85
    88
     
    74.33
    118
    2. HIV/AIDS
    72.69
    27
     
    359.96
    6
    3. Stroke
    59.30
    120
     
    117.48
    56
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.27
    39
     
    57.09
    22
    5. Hypertension
    41.53
    7
     
    49.18
    4
    6. Prostate Cancer
    41.49
    10
     
    13.49
    107
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.71
    87
     
    41.55
    76
    8. Breast Cancer
    22.41
    23
     
    9.20
    152
    9. Kidney Disease
    16.29
    67
     
    13.55
    95
    10. Violence
    15.21
    31
     
    19.08
    24
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.79
    121
     
    22.04
    53
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.84
    62
     
    2.89
    156
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    9.67
    54
     
    10.57
    49
    14. Lung Cancers
    9.19
    96
     
    5.28
    126
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.77
    82
     
    24.69
    6
    16. Lymphomas
    7.76
    16
     
    4.33
    93
    17. Other Injuries
    7.18
    125
     
    28.86
    16
    18. Liver Disease
    7.10
    138
     
    9.64
    116
    19. Skin Disease
    6.84
    22
     
    4.92
    36
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.79
    35
     
    4.75
    52
    21. Cervical Cancer
    6.36
    105
     
    16.66
    41
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    6.07
    121
     
    11.48
    22
    23. Stomach Cancer
    6.06
    77
     
    1.13
    170
    24. Ovary Cancer
    5.45
    52
     
    2.75
    145
    25. Drownings
    4.68
    74
     
    2.36
    109
    26. Low Birth Weight
    4.11
    125
     
    23.17
    23
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.74
    80
     
    1.84
    122
    28. Uterin Cancer
    3.47
    32
     
    1.47
    112
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.31
    29
     
    2.68
    57
    30. Lung Disease
    3.28
    170
     
    14.07
    127
    31. Falls
    2.69
    131
     
    1.35
    165
    32. Leukemia
    2.50
    130
     
    2.38
    135
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.22
    113
     
    4.84
    42
    34. Birth Trauma
    2.22
    108
     
    13.46
    50
    35. Suicide
    2.19
    159
     
    3.85
    142
    36. Alcohol
    2.15
    50
     
    0.69
    93
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.97
    59
     
    1.91
    65
    38. Liver Cancer
    1.87
    166
     
    6.51
    66
    39. Fires
    1.77
    99
     
    7.11
    43
    40. Anemia
    1.76
    59
     
    0.68
    86
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.60
    116
     
    10.68
    12
    42. Asthma
    1.45
    124
     
    8.91
    53
    43. Epilepsy
    1.39
    114
     
    7.83
    36
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.14
    134
     
    23.04
    54
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    136
     
    0.64
    161
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.14
    140
     
    2.82
    81
    47. Other Neoplasms
    1.08
    149
     
    3.23
    63
    48. Poisonings
    0.94
    105
     
    3.05
    47
    49. Meningitis
    0.83
    112
     
    4.29
    63
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.83
    9
     
    0.54
    30
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Botswana BOTSWANA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    299
    15.15
     
    710
    4.75
    2. HIV/AIDS
    295
    14.96
     
    5,624
    37.61
    3. Stroke
    198
    10.07
     
    1,128
    7.55
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    146
    7.42
     
    569
    3.81
    5. Hypertension
    140
    7.09
     
    472
    3.16
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    96
    4.89
     
    634
    4.24
    7. Violence
    58
    2.95
     
    366
    2.45
    8. Prostate Cancer
    58
    2.92
     
    42
    0.28
    9. Kidney Disease
    57
    2.89
     
    148
    0.99
    10. Breast Cancer
    47
    2.37
     
    55
    0.37
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    44
    2.25
     
    382
    2.56
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    38
    1.94
     
    31
    0.21
    13. Lung Cancers
    33
    1.69
     
    56
    0.38
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    33
    1.68
     
    128
    0.85
    15. Lymphomas
    28
    1.41
     
    55
    0.37
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    28
    1.40
     
    261
    1.75
    17. Liver Disease
    26
    1.32
     
    114
    0.76
    18. Skin Disease
    23
    1.18
     
    50
    0.33
    19. Other Injuries
    23
    1.15
     
    479
    3.20
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23
    1.15
     
    41
    0.28
    21. Stomach Cancer
    21
    1.08
     
    12
    0.08
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    20
    1.00
     
    269
    1.80
    23. Drownings
    18
    0.93
     
    47
    0.31
    24. Low Birth Weight
    13
    0.66
     
    604
    4.04
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    13
    0.65
     
    19
    0.13
    26. Cervical Cancer
    13
    0.64
     
    101
    0.67
    27. Ovary Cancer
    11
    0.55
     
    16
    0.11
    28. Lung Disease
    11
    0.54
     
    132
    0.88
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    11
    0.54
     
    25
    0.17
    30. Leukemia
    9
    0.46
     
    33
    0.22
    31. Suicide
    9
    0.44
     
    64
    0.43
    32. Alcohol
    9
    0.44
     
    9
    0.06
    33. Falls
    8
    0.42
     
    15
    0.10
    34. Oral Cancer
    8
    0.41
     
    52
    0.35
    35. Uterin Cancer
    7
    0.38
     
    8
    0.06
    36. Skin Cancers
    7
    0.37
     
    20
    0.13
    37. Anemia
    7
    0.36
     
    9
    0.06
    38. Birth Trauma
    7
    0.36
     
    351
    2.35
    39. Liver Cancer
    7
    0.35
     
    69
    0.46
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    7
    0.34
     
    108
    0.72
    41. Fires
    6
    0.28
     
    100
    0.67
    42. Epilepsy
    5
    0.27
     
    112
    0.75
    43. Asthma
    5
    0.25
     
    91
    0.61
    44. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.21
     
    6
    0.04
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.20
     
    28
    0.19
    46. Other Neoplasms
    4
    0.19
     
    39
    0.26
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.18
     
    367
    2.46
    48. Poisonings
    3
    0.16
     
    55
    0.37
    49. Meningitis
    3
    0.16
     
    77
    0.52
    50. Schizophrenia
    3
    0.14
     
    7
    0.05
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Botswana BOTSWANA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    41.49
    10
     
    13.49
    107
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.41
    23
     
    9.20
    152
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.84
    62
     
    2.89
    156
    4. Lung Cancers
    9.19
    96
     
    5.28
    126
    5. Lymphomas
    7.76
    16
     
    4.33
    93
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.36
    105
     
    16.66
    41
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.06
    77
     
    1.13
    170
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.45
    52
     
    2.75
    145
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.74
    80
     
    1.84
    122
    10. Uterin Cancer
    3.47
    32
     
    1.47
    112
    11. Leukemia
    2.50
    130
     
    2.38
    135
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.22
    113
     
    4.84
    42
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.97
    59
     
    1.91
    65
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.87
    166
     
    6.51
    66
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.60
    116
     
    10.68
    12
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    136
     
    0.64
    161
     
     
     
    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.