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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 2014 updates, 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
    48.8
    51.7
    50.2
    161
    161
    162
     
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    157
    156
    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
    122
     
    92.8
    93.1
    146
    145
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    119
    114
     
    97.1
    97.4
    139
    142
    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. Influenza and Pneumonia
    176.36
    15
     
    165.60
    21
    2. Stroke
    71.94
    107
     
    90.97
    87
    3. HIV/AIDS
    64.02
    30
     
    143.53
    22
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49.54
    35
     
    60.06
    20
    5. Malnutrition
    48.19
    14
     
    56.68
    9
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    36.10
    166
     
    53.61
    149
    7. Tuberculosis
    31.49
    37
     
    34.80
    31
    8. Breast Cancer
    23.59
    18
     
    16.67
    84
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.62
    98
     
    32.39
    72
    10. Liver Disease
    22.52
    58
     
    16.74
    82
    11. Lung Disease
    20.52
    76
     
    8.57
    154
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.16
    68
     
    25.11
    35
    13. Birth Trauma
    18.64
    28
     
    18.91
    25
    14. Cervical Cancer
    18.51
    35
     
    21.51
    25
    15. Maternal Conditions
    18.15
    28
     
    17.55
    30
    16. Meningitis
    17.72
    33
     
    22.45
    27
    17. Low Birth Weight
    17.12
    42
     
    17.22
    41
    18. Malaria
    17.00
    37
     
    28.28
    33
    19. Other Injuries
    16.68
    56
     
    14.85
    66
    20. Kidney Disease
    15.28
    77
     
    14.24
    85
    21. Asthma
    14.47
    18
     
    4.02
    90
    22. Hypertension
    13.55
    115
     
    12.49
    120
    23. Violence
    13.05
    38
     
    6.05
    80
    24. Fires
    12.11
    20
     
    11.27
    27
    25. Suicide
    10.89
    62
     
    15.58
    29
    26. Skin Disease
    9.21
    10
     
    7.73
    18
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.83
    67
     
    12.01
    37
    28. Falls
    8.46
    53
     
    11.15
    33
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    8.04
    98
     
    10.32
    44
    30. Epilepsy
    7.70
    37
     
    9.64
    27
    31. Ovary Cancer
    7.36
    16
     
    4.90
    71
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.60
    79
     
    13.62
    34
    33. Prostate Cancer
    6.41
    145
     
    31.38
    20
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.33
    40
     
    0.22
    172
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.17
    60
     
    4.95
    76
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.94
    106
     
    6.47
    99
    37. Leukemia
    5.56
    18
     
    3.97
    79
    38. Drownings
    5.42
    62
     
    9.82
    19
    39. Schistosomiasis
    5.02
    13
     
    4.05
    20
    40. Other Neoplasms
    4.54
    23
     
    2.92
    79
    41. Measles
    4.44
    12
     
    0.91
    49
    42. Poisonings
    3.98
    35
     
    3.73
    38
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    3.71
    16
     
    6.62
    7
    44. Lymphomas
    3.54
    121
     
    5.42
    68
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.24
    70
     
    17.42
    4
    46. Leishmaniasis
    3.23
    4
     
    1.99
    9
    47. Stomach Cancer
    3.00
    140
     
    9.64
    44
    48. Pertussis
    2.80
    6
     
    2.07
    41
    49. Lung Cancers
    2.77
    136
     
    2.53
    140
    50. Anemia
    2.59
    46
     
    3.38
    34
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Kenya KENYA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    103,399
    17.20
     
    45,441
    13.58
    2. HIV/AIDS
    50,103
    8.33
     
    54,518
    16.29
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41,287
    6.87
     
    23,374
    6.98
    4. Birth Trauma
    29,663
    4.93
     
    14,853
    4.44
    5. Malnutrition
    28,560
    4.75
     
    15,253
    4.56
    6. Stroke
    28,320
    4.71
     
    14,609
    4.37
    7. Low Birth Weight
    27,243
    4.53
     
    13,528
    4.04
    8. Tuberculosis
    15,934
    2.65
     
    9,379
    2.80
    9. Meningitis
    15,130
    2.52
     
    8,708
    2.60
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    15,015
    2.50
     
    8,841
    2.64
    11. Malaria
    14,998
    2.49
     
    11,970
    3.58
    12. Coronary Heart Disease
    14,728
    2.45
     
    9,163
    2.74
    13. Maternal Conditions
    13,568
    2.26
     
    6,425
    1.92
    14. Other Injuries
    12,779
    2.13
     
    5,658
    1.69
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    11,965
    1.99
     
    7,472
    2.23
    16. Violence
    10,963
    1.82
     
    2,429
    0.73
    17. Liver Disease
    10,751
    1.79
     
    3,680
    1.10
    18. Fires
    10,020
    1.67
     
    4,567
    1.36
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,305
    1.55
     
    5,633
    1.68
    20. Lung Disease
    8,819
    1.47
     
    1,572
    0.47
    21. Kidney Disease
    7,528
    1.25
     
    3,080
    0.92
    22. Suicide
    6,852
    1.14
     
    4,647
    1.39
    23. Asthma
    6,743
    1.12
     
    793
    0.24
    24. Measles
    6,714
    1.12
     
    637
    0.19
    25. Breast Cancer
    6,395
    1.06
     
    1,877
    0.56
    26. Epilepsy
    5,900
    0.98
     
    3,613
    1.08
    27. Hypertension
    5,549
    0.92
     
    1,995
    0.60
    28. Drownings
    5,166
    0.86
     
    4,348
    1.30
    29. Falls
    4,694
    0.78
     
    2,865
    0.86
    30. Cervical Cancer
    4,595
    0.76
     
    2,338
    0.70
    31. Skin Disease
    4,385
    0.73
     
    1,705
    0.51
    32. Pertussis
    4,264
    0.71
     
    1,619
    0.48
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    4,203
    0.70
     
    4,199
    1.25
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,766
    0.63
     
    2,283
    0.68
    35. Syphilis
    3,626
    0.60
     
    1,637
    0.49
    36. Leishmaniasis
    3,424
    0.57
     
    980
    0.29
    37. Poisonings
    3,252
    0.54
     
    1,630
    0.49
    38. Leukemia
    3,222
    0.54
     
    1,053
    0.31
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,953
    0.49
     
    1,074
    0.32
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,906
    0.48
     
    42
    0.01
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,877
    0.48
     
    1,242
    0.37
    42. Schistosomiasis
    2,467
    0.41
     
    933
    0.28
    43. Other Neoplasms
    2,311
    0.38
     
    582
    0.17
    44. Tetanus
    2,309
    0.38
     
    650
    0.19
    45. Lymphomas
    1,888
    0.31
     
    1,209
    0.36
    46. Ovary Cancer
    1,879
    0.31
     
    523
    0.16
    47. Encephalitis
    1,721
    0.29
     
    1,060
    0.32
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,653
    0.27
     
    1,278
    0.38
    49. Anemia
    1,615
    0.27
     
    980
    0.29
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,491
    0.25
     
    3,094
    0.92
     
     
    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
    23.59
    18
     
    16.67
    84
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.51
    35
     
    21.51
    25
    3. Ovary Cancer
    7.36
    16
     
    4.90
    71
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.41
    145
     
    31.38
    20
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.94
    106
     
    6.47
    99
    6. Leukemia
    5.56
    18
     
    3.97
    79
    7. Lymphomas
    3.54
    121
     
    5.42
    68
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.24
    70
     
    17.42
    4
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.00
    140
     
    9.64
    44
    10. Lung Cancers
    2.77
    136
     
    2.53
    140
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.12
    117
     
    6.73
    16
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    90
     
    1.11
    137
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    167
     
    5.10
    93
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.00
    150
     
    2.79
    94
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    151
     
    2.32
    69
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.70
    146
     
    1.60
    87
     
     
     
    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.