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Compare Cape Verde and Senegal 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
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Senegal SENEGAL
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    50.7
    53.7
    52.2
    87
    87
    87
     
    40.2
    41.2
    40.7
    142
    147
    143
    1970
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
     
    44.6
    45.5
    45.0
    141
    145
    142
    1980
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
     
    50.6
    51.7
    51.1
    134
    143
    140
    1990
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
     
    56.4
    58.5
    57.4
    136
    141
    138
    2000
    66.3
    72.3
    69.2
    97
    95
    94
     
    59.3
    62.8
    61.0
    132
    131
    131
    2010
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
     
    62.6
    65.8
    64.3
    132
    136
    135
    2015
    71.3
    75.0
    73.3
    81
    103
    93
     
    64.6
    68.6
    66.7
    131
    132
    128
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Senegal SENEGAL
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.3
    75.0
    81
    103
     
    64.6
    68.6
    131
    132
    Age 5
    73.2
    76.7
    74
    99
     
    68.2
    71.8
    126
    132
    Age 10
    73.4
    76.8
    74
    100
     
    68.7
    72.2
    125
    132
    Age 15
    73.5
    76.9
    74
    100
     
    69.0
    72.5
    124
    132
    Age 20
    73.7
    77.0
    75
    100
     
    69.4
    72.8
    123
    133
    Age 25
    74.0
    77.2
    77
    100
     
    70.0
    73.3
    121
    133
    Age 30
    74.2
    77.4
    79
    101
     
    70.5
    73.8
    122
    133
    Age 35
    74.4
    77.6
    82
    102
     
    71.1
    74.2
    123
    133
    Age 40
    74.7
    77.8
    85
    103
     
    71.8
    74.7
    124
    133
    Age 45
    75.1
    78.2
    87
    103
     
    72.5
    75.3
    125
    137
    Age 50
    75.6
    78.6
    87
    103
     
    73.4
    75.9
    131
    142
    Age 55
    76.4
    79.2
    91
    105
     
    74.5
    76.7
    135
    145
    Age 60
    77.5
    80.0
    96
    104
     
    75.8
    77.6
    143
    147
    Age 65
    78.9
    81.0
    99
    107
     
    77.5
    78.8
    152
    152
    Age 70
    80.7
    82.4
    103
    104
     
    79.4
    80.4
    162
    165
    Age 75
    83.0
    84.3
    109
    108
     
    81.8
    82.5
    167
    170
    Age 80
    85.8
    86.7
    115
    109
     
    84.8
    85.3
    168
    169
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    125
    115
     
    88.3
    88.7
    172
    169
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.4
    129
    118
     
    92.4
    92.6
    172
    171
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.5
    145
    120
     
    96.9
    97.0
    171
    172
    Age 100
    101.6
    101.9
    157
    135
     
    101.5
    101.6
    169
    170
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Senegal SENEGAL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    129.94
    43
     
    79.48
    99
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    64.89
    132
     
    58.24
    141
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    55.00
    63
     
    215.18
    7
    4. Lung Disease
    28.52
    40
     
    22.03
    64
    5. Tuberculosis
    26.76
    45
     
    28.30
    40
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.58
    99
     
    52.03
    27
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.06
    69
     
    25.47
    32
    8. Prostate Cancer
    16.86
    85
     
    16.22
    90
    9. Cervical Cancer
    15.17
    48
     
    21.86
    24
    10. Hypertension
    13.58
    113
     
    11.66
    125
    11. Liver Cancer
    13.52
    20
     
    9.73
    38
    12. Other Injuries
    12.06
    83
     
    24.57
    26
    13. Breast Cancer
    10.60
    138
     
    10.43
    141
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.52
    50
     
    6.68
    95
    15. Asthma
    10.48
    38
     
    10.30
    40
    16. Falls
    9.39
    47
     
    14.85
    20
    17. Liver Disease
    9.27
    120
     
    23.17
    56
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.73
    70
     
    64.19
    17
    19. Kidney Disease
    8.42
    125
     
    18.34
    50
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    8.20
    95
     
    9.21
    65
    21. Low Birth Weight
    7.59
    88
     
    16.74
    43
    22. Malnutrition
    7.43
    56
     
    9.62
    48
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    6.90
    74
     
    10.25
    52
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.07
    49
     
    3.93
    63
    25. Meningitis
    4.87
    61
     
    26.13
    21
    26. Epilepsy
    4.76
    52
     
    11.26
    19
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.55
    81
     
    4.19
    83
    28. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    109
     
    5.10
    98
    29. Suicide
    4.28
    135
     
    5.03
    124
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.61
    112
     
    3.03
    131
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.43
    149
     
    2.75
    159
    32. Violence
    3.35
    106
     
    3.06
    113
    33. HIV/AIDS
    3.33
    97
     
    16.57
    59
    34. Birth Trauma
    3.07
    93
     
    14.54
    44
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    2.91
    47
     
    4.55
    3
    36. Anemia
    2.84
    40
     
    4.32
    29
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.68
    87
     
    13.62
    15
    38. Fires
    2.63
    85
     
    3.96
    67
    39. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.20
    27
     
    2.63
    21
    40. Hepatitis B
    1.72
    49
     
    4.18
    19
    41. Schistosomiasis
    1.72
    45
     
    2.98
    31
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.72
    123
     
    2.25
    109
    43. Appendicitis
    1.72
    31
     
    6.93
    14
    44. Skin Disease
    1.44
    94
     
    4.46
    42
    45. Lymphomas
    1.24
    169
     
    2.57
    134
    46. Drownings
    1.21
    142
     
    3.74
    85
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.20
    120
     
    2.00
    55
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.20
    89
     
    15.45
    33
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    1.00
    149
     
    0.76
    159
    50. Bladder Cancer
    0.96
    148
     
    2.26
    79
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Senegal SENEGAL
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    490
    21.74
     
    4,341
    5.02
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    245
    10.86
     
    3,248
    3.76
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    225
    9.99
     
    15,817
    18.30
    4. Lung Disease
    108
    4.81
     
    1,226
    1.42
    5. Tuberculosis
    99
    4.40
     
    2,602
    3.01
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    87
    3.87
     
    2,534
    2.93
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    82
    3.62
     
    3,013
    3.49
    8. Hypertension
    52
    2.31
     
    635
    0.73
    9. Other Injuries
    50
    2.22
     
    2,539
    2.94
    10. Liver Cancer
    50
    2.20
     
    692
    0.80
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    46
    2.03
     
    2,290
    2.65
    12. Low Birth Weight
    42
    1.86
     
    4,378
    5.06
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    41
    1.80
     
    454
    0.53
    14. Asthma
    40
    1.78
     
    704
    0.81
    15. Falls
    39
    1.73
     
    1,259
    1.46
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39
    1.72
     
    6,141
    7.10
    17. Liver Disease
    34
    1.49
     
    1,657
    1.92
    18. Kidney Disease
    31
    1.37
     
    1,265
    1.46
    19. Cervical Cancer
    31
    1.37
     
    846
    0.98
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    29
    1.29
     
    1,035
    1.20
    21. Malnutrition
    29
    1.27
     
    692
    0.80
    22. Prostate Cancer
    26
    1.15
     
    338
    0.39
    23. Epilepsy
    23
    1.00
     
    1,273
    1.47
    24. Breast Cancer
    22
    0.98
     
    436
    0.50
    25. Meningitis
    20
    0.90
     
    2,723
    3.15
    26. Suicide
    19
    0.85
     
    438
    0.51
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19
    0.84
     
    211
    0.24
    28. Birth Trauma
    17
    0.77
     
    3,802
    4.40
    29. HIV/AIDS
    17
    0.74
     
    1,877
    2.17
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    16
    0.71
     
    284
    0.33
    31. Stomach Cancer
    15
    0.65
     
    345
    0.40
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13
    0.59
     
    202
    0.23
    33. Violence
    13
    0.56
     
    368
    0.43
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    11
    0.50
     
    231
    0.27
    35. Anemia
    11
    0.48
     
    320
    0.37
    36. Fires
    10
    0.47
     
    546
    0.63
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.46
     
    841
    0.97
    38. Skin Disease
    7
    0.33
     
    308
    0.36
    39. Ovary Cancer
    7
    0.32
     
    127
    0.15
    40. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    7
    0.32
     
    158
    0.18
    41. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.30
     
    169
    0.20
    42. Schistosomiasis
    7
    0.30
     
    194
    0.22
    43. Appendicitis
    7
    0.30
     
    496
    0.57
    44. Drownings
    6
    0.29
     
    491
    0.57
    45. Hepatitis B
    6
    0.27
     
    308
    0.36
    46. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.24
     
    1,742
    2.01
    47. Lymphomas
    5
    0.21
     
    232
    0.27
    48. Skin Cancers
    4
    0.20
     
    111
    0.13
    49. Lung Cancers
    4
    0.19
     
    108
    0.13
    50. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.19
     
    145
    0.17
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Senegal SENEGAL
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    16.86
    85
     
    16.22
    90
    2. Cervical Cancer
    15.17
    48
     
    21.86
    24
    3. Liver Cancer
    13.52
    20
     
    9.73
    38
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.60
    138
     
    10.43
    141
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    109
     
    5.10
    98
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.61
    112
     
    3.03
    131
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.43
    149
     
    2.75
    159
    8. Lymphomas
    1.24
    169
     
    2.57
    134
    9. Skin Cancers
    1.20
    120
     
    2.00
    55
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1.00
    149
     
    0.76
    159
    11. Bladder Cancer
    0.96
    148
     
    2.26
    79
    12. Leukemia
    0.76
    167
     
    1.12
    156
    13. Lung Cancers
    0.73
    171
     
    1.53
    155
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.49
    167
     
    0.63
    161
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.40
    169
     
    1.01
    146
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.25
    171
     
    1.51
    150
     
     
     
    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.