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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, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Cape Verde 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
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
     
    56.0
    59.0
    57.5
    143
    145
    143
    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
    128
    118
     
    92.4
    92.6
    172
    171
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.5
    144
    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
    140.48
    20
     
    119.65
    42
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.58
    84
     
    112.06
    98
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.78
    49
     
    95.11
    35
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.78
    68
     
    30.75
    86
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    56
     
    38.40
    17
    6. HIV/AIDS
    19.06
    54
     
    18.24
    55
    7. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
     
    23.89
    18
    8. Lung Disease
    18.77
    122
     
    22.57
    89
    9. Kidney Disease
    18.71
    70
     
    17.10
    78
    10. Liver Disease
    18.19
    79
     
    32.23
    28
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.47
    94
     
    15.58
    110
    12. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
     
    10.87
    32
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
     
    19.32
    70
    14. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
     
    11.11
    146
    15. Suicide
    11.65
    67
     
    11.42
    69
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.87
    51
     
    11.05
    45
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.15
    75
     
    13.17
    52
    18. Asthma
    8.73
    71
     
    11.80
    52
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.68
    70
     
    49.72
    34
    20. Tuberculosis
    8.10
    82
     
    45.87
    37
    21. Other Injuries
    8.08
    94
     
    13.15
    48
    22. Hypertension
    7.57
    134
     
    12.07
    103
    23. Violence
    5.96
    85
     
    7.98
    69
    24. Drownings
    4.78
    78
     
    5.63
    65
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
     
    3.26
    137
    26. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
     
    5.79
    85
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
     
    3.11
    166
    28. Birth Trauma
    3.76
    81
     
    11.51
    48
    29. Meningitis
    3.54
    62
     
    17.07
    27
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.46
    149
     
    4.40
    123
    31. Falls
    3.20
    133
     
    12.09
    35
    32. Epilepsy
    2.76
    59
     
    3.13
    54
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.67
    146
     
    7.00
    70
    34. Drug Use
    2.41
    43
     
    2.17
    51
    35. Skin Disease
    2.25
    77
     
    2.48
    69
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
     
    3.66
    63
    37. Malnutrition
    2.04
    89
     
    10.69
    43
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.99
    115
     
    2.29
    110
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.96
    119
     
    5.80
    52
    40. Fires
    1.63
    93
     
    4.15
    54
    41. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
     
    1.81
    165
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.35
    86
     
    10.97
    36
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    76
     
    0.92
    102
    44. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
     
    2.78
    141
    45. Encephalitis
    0.91
    66
     
    1.18
    54
    46. Appendicitis
    0.87
    70
     
    1.66
    24
    47. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
     
    2.60
    70
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    65
     
    2.21
    23
    49. Alcohol
    0.79
    136
     
    1.82
    81
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    1.13
    112
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Senegal SENEGAL
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    487
    19.05
     
    6,999
    8.51
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    424
    16.59
     
    6,331
    7.70
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    310
    12.13
     
    9,278
    11.29
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    122
    4.77
     
    1,817
    2.21
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    111
    4.34
     
    4,237
    5.15
    6. HIV/AIDS
    91
    3.56
     
    2,064
    2.51
    7. Kidney Disease
    67
    2.62
     
    1,235
    1.50
    8. Lung Disease
    64
    2.50
     
    1,309
    1.59
    9. Liver Disease
    63
    2.46
     
    2,310
    2.81
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    63
    2.46
     
    2,736
    3.33
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    62
    2.43
     
    805
    0.98
    12. Liver Cancer
    57
    2.23
     
    811
    0.99
    13. Low Birth Weight
    56
    2.19
     
    3,867
    4.70
    14. Suicide
    44
    1.72
     
    918
    1.12
    15. Cervical Cancer
    38
    1.49
     
    974
    1.18
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37
    1.45
     
    5,409
    6.58
    17. Other Injuries
    33
    1.29
     
    1,617
    1.97
    18. Asthma
    31
    1.21
     
    781
    0.95
    19. Violence
    31
    1.21
     
    1,105
    1.34
    20. Tuberculosis
    29
    1.13
     
    3,430
    4.17
    21. Breast Cancer
    29
    1.13
     
    489
    0.59
    22. Hypertension
    26
    1.02
     
    708
    0.86
    23. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.90
     
    3,380
    4.11
    24. Prostate Cancer
    22
    0.86
     
    429
    0.52
    25. Drownings
    21
    0.82
     
    779
    0.95
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.63
     
    415
    0.50
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    0.63
     
    258
    0.31
    28. Meningitis
    15
    0.59
     
    2,066
    2.51
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.51
     
    337
    0.41
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    0.47
     
    958
    1.17
    31. Epilepsy
    11
    0.43
     
    339
    0.41
    32. Falls
    11
    0.43
     
    854
    1.04
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.39
     
    146
    0.18
    34. Malnutrition
    9
    0.35
     
    1,426
    1.73
    35. Drug Use
    9
    0.35
     
    209
    0.25
    36. Maternal Conditions
    8
    0.31
     
    1,451
    1.77
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8
    0.31
     
    243
    0.30
    38. Skin Disease
    8
    0.31
     
    190
    0.23
    39. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.27
     
    188
    0.23
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.27
     
    389
    0.47
    41. Fires
    6
    0.23
     
    418
    0.51
    42. Lung Cancers
    5
    0.20
     
    131
    0.16
    43. Syphilis
    4
    0.16
     
    770
    0.94
    44. Encephalitis
    4
    0.16
     
    154
    0.19
    45. Lymphomas
    4
    0.16
     
    271
    0.33
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.16
     
    49
    0.06
    47. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.12
     
    195
    0.24
    48. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.12
     
    72
    0.09
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.12
     
    193
    0.23
    50. Alcohol
    3
    0.12
     
    152
    0.18
     
     
    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. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
     
    23.89
    18
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
     
    10.87
    32
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
     
    19.32
    70
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
     
    11.11
    146
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
     
    3.26
    137
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
     
    5.79
    85
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
     
    3.11
    166
    8. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
     
    1.81
    165
    9. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
     
    2.78
    141
    10. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
     
    2.60
    70
    11. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    1.13
    112
    12. Uterin Cancer
    0.67
    173
     
    1.11
    148
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.33
    180
     
    0.72
    167
    14. Leukemia
    0.15
    182
     
    1.09
    168
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.13
    181
     
    0.88
    166
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.08
    183
     
    1.72
    141
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.