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Compare Ethiopia and Kenya 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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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Kenya KENYA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
     
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
    1970
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
     
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
    1980
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
     
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
    1990
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
     
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
    2000
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
     
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
    2010
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
     
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
    2015
    62.8
    66.8
    64.8
    140
    143
    141
     
    61.1
    65.8
    63.4
    148
    147
    149
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Kenya KENYA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.8
    66.8
    140
    143
     
    61.1
    65.8
    148
    147
    Age 5
    67.1
    70.5
    134
    139
     
    64.5
    68.9
    158
    152
    Age 10
    68.0
    71.2
    132
    138
     
    65.3
    69.6
    158
    151
    Age 15
    68.5
    71.6
    130
    137
     
    65.8
    70.0
    157
    150
    Age 20
    69.1
    72.1
    129
    137
     
    66.6
    70.6
    156
    149
    Age 25
    70.0
    72.7
    120
    137
     
    67.5
    71.3
    153
    149
    Age 30
    70.9
    73.3
    117
    136
     
    68.5
    72.0
    150
    148
    Age 35
    71.7
    74.0
    113
    135
     
    69.5
    72.8
    148
    149
    Age 40
    72.5
    74.7
    111
    135
     
    70.7
    73.6
    146
    148
    Age 45
    73.5
    75.6
    109
    130
     
    72.0
    74.6
    139
    147
    Age 50
    74.5
    76.4
    105
    127
     
    73.3
    75.5
    135
    148
    Age 55
    75.7
    77.4
    103
    125
     
    74.7
    76.5
    129
    149
    Age 60
    77.0
    78.5
    103
    128
     
    76.2
    77.6
    130
    149
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.8
    104
    128
     
    77.9
    79.0
    130
    149
    Age 70
    80.6
    81.5
    106
    127
     
    80.0
    80.8
    134
    148
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    111
    126
     
    82.5
    83.1
    140
    150
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    111
    125
     
    85.4
    85.9
    142
    148
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.6
    113
    127
     
    88.9
    89.3
    147
    150
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.4
    118
    121
     
    92.8
    93.1
    146
    145
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    119
    114
     
    97.1
    97.4
    138
    141
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    125
    114
     
    101.7
    101.9
    123
    116
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Kenya KENYA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.06
    110
     
    44.20
    180
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    86
     
    66.90
    117
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    86.80
    44
     
    89.41
    41
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.12
    20
     
    127.36
    5
    5. Tuberculosis
    45.57
    38
     
    39.16
    44
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.36
    22
     
    39.22
    16
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.27
    94
     
    19.98
    113
    8. Liver Disease
    26.82
    42
     
    23.04
    62
    9. HIV/AIDS
    26.08
    47
     
    75.25
    23
    10. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
     
    19.74
    56
    11. Hypertension
    25.14
    38
     
    21.55
    47
    12. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
     
    23.39
    19
    13. Meningitis
    18.63
    22
     
    14.26
    35
    14. Lung Disease
    18.56
    123
     
    19.15
    116
    15. Birth Trauma
    17.57
    22
     
    14.08
    37
    16. Maternal Conditions
    15.52
    26
     
    18.63
    21
    17. Measles
    15.44
    4
     
    1.39
    32
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.22
    114
     
    17.48
    93
    19. Falls
    14.65
    17
     
    13.66
    23
    20. Other Injuries
    14.55
    42
     
    12.72
    49
    21. Low Birth Weight
    14.01
    48
     
    11.96
    62
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    13.59
    24
     
    12.63
    34
    23. Suicide
    12.59
    48
     
    10.28
    88
    24. Asthma
    11.98
    50
     
    7.62
    78
    25. Malnutrition
    10.82
    42
     
    16.37
    20
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.33
    44
     
    9.27
    50
    27. Anemia
    9.22
    18
     
    12.19
    12
    28. Violence
    8.96
    62
     
    9.06
    58
    29. Kidney Disease
    8.46
    138
     
    6.33
    159
    30. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
     
    5.71
    47
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.91
    27
     
    7.39
    33
    32. Fires
    7.28
    18
     
    5.87
    37
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
     
    7.37
    98
    34. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
     
    32.72
    24
    35. Epilepsy
    6.48
    18
     
    4.18
    39
    36. Drownings
    6.18
    57
     
    5.22
    71
    37. Skin Disease
    6.18
    13
     
    3.75
    47
    38. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
     
    4.30
    66
    39. Syphilis
    5.44
    15
     
    2.35
    36
    40. Malaria
    5.43
    40
     
    27.79
    32
    41. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
     
    7.17
    32
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.22
    101
     
    4.32
    129
    43. Other Neoplasms
    4.60
    30
     
    3.04
    78
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.62
    65
     
    2.28
    87
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
     
    18.94
    3
    46. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
     
    2.79
    151
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.10
    29
     
    2.77
    36
    48. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
     
    10.05
    40
    49. Pertussis
    2.95
    5
     
    1.94
    35
    50. Tetanus
    2.91
    13
     
    8.49
    3
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Kenya KENYA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68,854
    10.83
     
    26,947
    9.57
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    54,357
    8.55
     
    33,224
    11.80
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    46,943
    7.38
     
    7,771
    2.76
    4. Stroke
    39,571
    6.23
     
    11,976
    4.25
    5. Birth Trauma
    28,958
    4.56
     
    11,387
    4.04
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    27,140
    4.27
     
    14,032
    4.98
    7. Measles
    25,103
    3.95
     
    1,033
    0.37
    8. Tuberculosis
    24,240
    3.81
     
    8,885
    3.15
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23,091
    3.63
     
    9,671
    3.43
    10. HIV/AIDS
    20,425
    3.21
     
    29,911
    10.62
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    20,000
    3.15
     
    8,995
    3.19
    12. Meningitis
    17,774
    2.80
     
    5,847
    2.08
    13. Liver Disease
    14,213
    2.24
     
    5,214
    1.85
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13,735
    2.16
     
    7,849
    2.79
    15. Other Injuries
    13,143
    2.07
     
    4,783
    1.70
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,005
    2.05
     
    3,740
    1.33
    17. Hypertension
    11,050
    1.74
     
    3,728
    1.32
    18. Malnutrition
    9,120
    1.43
     
    5,362
    1.90
    19. Falls
    8,437
    1.33
     
    3,110
    1.10
    20. Suicide
    8,348
    1.31
     
    3,004
    1.07
    21. Syphilis
    8,060
    1.27
     
    1,410
    0.50
    22. Lung Disease
    8,017
    1.26
     
    3,272
    1.16
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,654
    1.20
     
    2,367
    0.84
    24. Violence
    7,552
    1.19
     
    3,780
    1.34
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    7,538
    1.19
     
    3,403
    1.21
    26. Drownings
    6,568
    1.03
     
    2,417
    0.86
    27. Asthma
    6,269
    0.99
     
    1,726
    0.61
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,986
    0.94
     
    2,526
    0.90
    29. Anemia
    5,894
    0.93
     
    3,242
    1.15
    30. Fires
    5,756
    0.91
     
    1,858
    0.66
    31. Epilepsy
    5,653
    0.89
     
    1,704
    0.60
    32. Cervical Cancer
    4,986
    0.78
     
    2,706
    0.96
    33. Malaria
    4,879
    0.77
     
    11,922
    4.23
    34. Kidney Disease
    4,875
    0.77
     
    1,508
    0.54
    35. Pertussis
    4,680
    0.74
     
    1,550
    0.55
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,842
    0.60
     
    1,453
    0.52
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    0.54
     
    1,523
    0.54
    38. Leukemia
    3,442
    0.54
     
    1,209
    0.43
    39. Skin Disease
    3,359
    0.53
     
    844
    0.30
    40. Tetanus
    3,267
    0.51
     
    3,308
    1.17
    41. Encephalitis
    3,021
    0.48
     
    930
    0.33
    42. Lymphomas
    2,981
    0.47
     
    1,735
    0.62
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,884
    0.45
     
    1,009
    0.36
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2,532
    0.40
     
    645
    0.23
    45. Poisonings
    2,475
    0.39
     
    916
    0.33
    46. Ovary Cancer
    2,296
    0.36
     
    644
    0.23
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,985
    0.31
     
    534
    0.19
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1,775
    0.28
     
    684
    0.24
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,628
    0.26
     
    3,589
    1.27
    50. Lung Cancers
    1,584
    0.25
     
    529
    0.19
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Kenya KENYA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
     
    19.74
    56
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
     
    23.39
    19
    3. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
     
    5.71
    47
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
     
    7.37
    98
    5. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
     
    32.72
    24
    6. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
     
    4.30
    66
    7. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
     
    7.17
    32
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
     
    18.94
    3
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
     
    2.79
    151
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
     
    10.05
    40
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    114
     
    7.35
    17
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    85
     
    1.22
    140
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.99
    177
     
    5.68
    86
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.09
    158
     
    3.12
    100
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    159
     
    2.47
    78
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    172
     
    1.27
    100
     
     
     
    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.