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Compare Cameroon and Zimbabwe 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
     
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.5
    43.1
    41.7
    141
    134
    137
     
    50.1
    53.3
    51.6
    89
    90
    89
    1970
    44.9
    47.5
    46.2
    137
    140
    137
     
    53.4
    56.7
    55.0
    99
    97
    97
    1980
    50.1
    53.1
    51.5
    138
    139
    139
     
    57.6
    61.2
    59.3
    107
    108
    108
    1990
    53.1
    56.3
    54.6
    150
    146
    147
     
    59.0
    63.7
    61.3
    129
    121
    125
    2000
    50.0
    51.6
    50.8
    158
    162
    160
     
    42.2
    43.3
    42.7
    178
    179
    179
    2010
    54.1
    56.4
    55.3
    169
    169
    169
     
    51.4
    53.5
    52.4
    174
    175
    175
    2015
    55.9
    58.6
    57.3
    173
    173
    174
     
    59.0
    62.3
    60.7
    161
    160
    160
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    55.9
    58.6
    173
    173
     
    59.0
    62.3
    161
    160
    Age 5
    61.6
    63.8
    171
    174
     
    63.8
    66.5
    161
    164
    Age 10
    62.7
    64.8
    170
    175
     
    64.5
    67.1
    162
    164
    Age 15
    63.4
    65.4
    170
    175
     
    65.0
    67.5
    164
    166
    Age 20
    64.1
    66.1
    170
    174
     
    65.7
    68.0
    163
    167
    Age 25
    65.2
    66.9
    172
    175
     
    66.5
    68.6
    163
    168
    Age 30
    66.2
    67.9
    172
    175
     
    67.4
    69.4
    165
    170
    Age 35
    67.4
    69.1
    171
    175
     
    68.4
    70.4
    164
    169
    Age 40
    69.0
    70.7
    170
    175
     
    69.9
    71.9
    162
    168
    Age 45
    70.6
    72.4
    166
    175
     
    71.6
    73.7
    150
    157
    Age 50
    72.4
    74.0
    159
    171
     
    73.4
    75.4
    130
    149
    Age 55
    74.1
    75.5
    148
    165
     
    75.3
    77.0
    110
    139
    Age 60
    75.9
    77.1
    141
    160
     
    77.0
    78.4
    102
    129
    Age 65
    77.8
    78.7
    138
    155
     
    78.8
    79.9
    102
    123
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.7
    136
    152
     
    80.9
    81.7
    97
    122
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.1
    134
    148
     
    83.2
    83.9
    99
    120
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    132
    139
     
    86.1
    86.5
    101
    118
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    137
    135
     
    89.4
    89.7
    104
    117
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.3
    133
    133
     
    93.1
    93.4
    108
    114
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.4
    132
    127
     
    97.3
    97.5
    112
    109
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    143
    124
     
    101.8
    101.9
    116
    110
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    207.30
    12
     
    353.86
    7
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    181.62
    13
     
    97.22
    45
    3. Stroke
    115.50
    62
     
    68.63
    110
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    93.85
    82
     
    41.17
    164
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    61.33
    19
     
    45.59
    38
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.83
    30
     
    21.50
    104
    7. Tuberculosis
    46.05
    25
     
    45.59
    26
    8. Liver Disease
    41.51
    10
     
    19.36
    67
    9. Malaria
    40.83
    30
     
    7.63
    42
    10. Meningitis
    37.55
    12
     
    9.50
    42
    11. Malnutrition
    28.81
    34
     
    12.58
    43
    12. Maternal Conditions
    28.00
    13
     
    19.59
    24
    13. Other Injuries
    24.62
    25
     
    16.76
    54
    14. Prostate Cancer
    23.66
    43
     
    69.94
    2
    15. Falls
    21.84
    6
     
    5.43
    86
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.27
    60
     
    10.65
    126
    17. Birth Trauma
    20.32
    20
     
    23.60
    14
    18. Kidney Disease
    20.26
    35
     
    15.20
    78
    19. Low Birth Weight
    19.48
    33
     
    28.19
    15
    20. Lung Disease
    18.60
    89
     
    24.35
    52
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    18.03
    18
     
    9.52
    57
    22. Hypertension
    17.84
    78
     
    31.49
    21
    23. Cervical Cancer
    17.82
    36
     
    61.46
    1
    24. Breast Cancer
    17.71
    74
     
    21.50
    36
    25. Epilepsy
    15.13
    3
     
    4.07
    54
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13.72
    14
     
    4.91
    49
    27. Anemia
    12.05
    14
     
    5.77
    24
    28. Fires
    11.80
    24
     
    6.36
    46
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    11.13
    28
     
    11.46
    23
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.84
    57
     
    13.71
    23
    31. Asthma
    8.67
    56
     
    16.81
    15
    32. Violence
    8.05
    68
     
    11.32
    44
    33. Suicide
    6.78
    101
     
    18.35
    20
    34. Drownings
    6.20
    48
     
    10.27
    15
    35. Appendicitis
    6.16
    15
     
    1.41
    37
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.90
    67
     
    9.78
    20
    37. Oral Cancer
    5.72
    30
     
    3.80
    69
    38. Liver Cancer
    4.93
    98
     
    11.71
    27
    39. Hepatitis B
    4.84
    10
     
    0.87
    63
    40. Skin Disease
    4.79
    39
     
    3.19
    58
    41. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.26
    57
     
    2.70
    97
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    3.68
    21
     
    1.40
    104
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3.68
    104
     
    8.26
    9
    44. Lymphomas
    3.65
    116
     
    6.60
    36
    45. Other Neoplasms
    3.39
    58
     
    2.17
    113
    46. Schistosomiasis
    3.34
    26
     
    1.42
    46
    47. Syphilis
    2.61
    26
     
    1.73
    39
    48. Poisonings
    2.51
    57
     
    3.80
    36
    49. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.45
    166
     
    12.31
    53
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.24
    26
     
    0.99
    60
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    32,061
    14.80
     
    37,001
    29.07
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29,156
    13.46
     
    11,513
    9.05
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    14,403
    6.65
     
    6,332
    4.98
    4. Malaria
    12,064
    5.57
     
    1,049
    0.82
    5. Stroke
    10,889
    5.03
     
    4,741
    3.73
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,116
    4.21
     
    2,819
    2.22
    7. Birth Trauma
    8,181
    3.78
     
    5,360
    4.21
    8. Meningitis
    7,887
    3.64
     
    1,504
    1.18
    9. Low Birth Weight
    7,842
    3.62
     
    6,401
    5.03
    10. Tuberculosis
    6,267
    2.89
     
    3,868
    3.04
    11. Liver Disease
    5,261
    2.43
     
    1,530
    1.20
    12. Malnutrition
    5,116
    2.36
     
    1,870
    1.47
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,002
    2.31
     
    1,521
    1.20
    14. Maternal Conditions
    4,950
    2.29
     
    2,234
    1.76
    15. Other Injuries
    4,904
    2.26
     
    2,243
    1.76
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    4,171
    1.93
     
    2,398
    1.88
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,988
    1.84
     
    1,350
    1.06
    18. Falls
    3,666
    1.69
     
    475
    0.37
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    3,554
    1.64
     
    951
    0.75
    20. Epilepsy
    3,176
    1.47
     
    440
    0.35
    21. Fires
    2,981
    1.38
     
    843
    0.66
    22. Kidney Disease
    2,616
    1.21
     
    1,231
    0.97
    23. Lung Disease
    1,860
    0.86
     
    1,714
    1.35
    24. Anemia
    1,769
    0.82
     
    690
    0.54
    25. Hypertension
    1,685
    0.78
     
    2,170
    1.71
    26. Violence
    1,633
    0.75
     
    1,450
    1.14
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,509
    0.70
     
    381
    0.30
    28. Drownings
    1,465
    0.68
     
    1,735
    1.36
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,241
    0.57
     
    1,061
    0.83
    30. Breast Cancer
    1,179
    0.54
     
    815
    0.64
    31. Asthma
    1,106
    0.51
     
    1,301
    1.02
    32. Suicide
    1,070
    0.49
     
    2,281
    1.79
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1,051
    0.49
     
    2,318
    1.82
    34. Syphilis
    973
    0.45
     
    347
    0.27
    35. Prostate Cancer
    896
    0.41
     
    1,971
    1.55
    36. Pertussis
    856
    0.40
     
    100
    0.08
    37. Appendicitis
    855
    0.39
     
    157
    0.12
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    734
    0.34
     
    938
    0.74
    39. Oral Cancer
    692
    0.32
     
    263
    0.21
    40. Liver Cancer
    689
    0.32
     
    818
    0.64
    41. Hepatitis B
    657
    0.30
     
    75
    0.06
    42. Skin Disease
    643
    0.30
     
    248
    0.20
    43. Measles
    633
    0.29
     
    621
    0.49
    44. Poisonings
    580
    0.27
     
    607
    0.48
    45. Lymphomas
    491
    0.23
     
    477
    0.38
    46. Alzheimers/Dementia
    423
    0.20
     
    182
    0.14
    47. Other Neoplasms
    411
    0.19
     
    159
    0.12
    48. Schistosomiasis
    387
    0.18
     
    116
    0.09
    49. Encephalitis
    386
    0.18
     
    243
    0.19
    50. Tetanus
    339
    0.16
     
    475
    0.37
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    23.66
    43
     
    69.94
    2
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.82
    36
     
    61.46
    1
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.71
    74
     
    21.50
    36
    4. Oral Cancer
    5.72
    30
     
    3.80
    69
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.93
    98
     
    11.71
    27
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.68
    104
     
    8.26
    9
    7. Lymphomas
    3.65
    116
     
    6.60
    36
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.45
    166
     
    12.31
    53
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.20
    162
     
    17.22
    15
    10. Leukemia
    1.70
    144
     
    2.94
    117
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.63
    82
     
    3.78
    11
    12. Lung Cancers
    1.25
    161
     
    8.72
    99
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    136
     
    6.13
    7
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.98
    144
     
    16.48
    6
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.82
    156
     
    6.29
    47
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.54
    169
     
    3.97
    37
     
     
     
    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.