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Compare Gabon and Equatorial Guinea 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
     
      Gabon GABON   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    38.3
    41.5
    39.9
    150
    143
    148
     
    35.4
    38.4
    36.9
    161
    157
    159
    1970
    45.5
    48.7
    47.0
    134
    133
    135
     
    38.4
    41.5
    39.9
    165
    162
    163
    1980
    53.5
    56.7
    55.1
    126
    123
    126
     
    41.5
    44.6
    43.0
    168
    165
    167
    1990
    59.4
    62.6
    60.9
    124
    127
    126
     
    45.2
    48.4
    46.8
    173
    171
    172
    2000
    57.0
    59.6
    58.2
    139
    141
    139
     
    47.5
    50.4
    48.9
    164
    166
    165
    2010
    62.4
    62.1
    62.3
    133
    150
    141
     
    54.9
    57.3
    56.1
    168
    167
    168
    2015
    64.7
    67.2
    66.0
    127
    140
    135
     
    56.6
    60.0
    58.2
    171
    167
    171
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Gabon GABON   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.7
    67.2
    127
    140
     
    56.6
    60.0
    171
    167
    Age 5
    68.5
    70.4
    124
    141
     
    62.8
    65.6
    167
    167
    Age 10
    69.1
    70.9
    119
    141
     
    63.9
    66.7
    167
    167
    Age 15
    69.5
    71.2
    117
    141
     
    64.5
    67.2
    167
    168
    Age 20
    70.0
    71.6
    114
    140
     
    65.2
    67.8
    167
    168
    Age 25
    70.7
    72.0
    113
    142
     
    66.2
    68.6
    166
    169
    Age 30
    71.4
    72.6
    110
    142
     
    67.3
    69.6
    166
    167
    Age 35
    72.1
    73.4
    109
    140
     
    68.6
    70.8
    160
    165
    Age 40
    73.0
    74.5
    103
    136
     
    70.1
    72.2
    158
    164
    Age 45
    74.0
    75.6
    97
    129
     
    71.6
    73.5
    149
    159
    Age 50
    75.1
    76.7
    94
    123
     
    73.1
    74.8
    139
    158
    Age 55
    76.3
    77.8
    93
    120
     
    74.6
    76.1
    131
    153
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    94
    118
     
    76.2
    77.4
    129
    150
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.1
    96
    122
     
    78.0
    79.0
    125
    147
    Age 70
    80.8
    81.6
    102
    124
     
    80.2
    80.9
    125
    146
    Age 75
    82.9
    83.5
    115
    132
     
    82.7
    83.3
    126
    140
    Age 80
    85.4
    85.8
    145
    155
     
    85.7
    86.1
    123
    136
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.9
    102
    108
     
    89.1
    89.5
    127
    134
    Age 90
    93.2
    93.5
    106
    109
     
    92.9
    93.3
    127
    132
    Age 95
    97.3
    97.6
    111
    107
     
    97.2
    97.5
    129
    125
    Age 100
    101.8
    101.9
    112
    109
     
    101.7
    101.9
    138
    123
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Gabon GABON   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    184.26
    16
     
    202.13
    13
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    98.05
    43
     
    166.09
    20
    3. Stroke
    96.24
    78
     
    135.19
    36
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    87.31
    90
     
    133.30
    43
    5. Malaria
    61.72
    10
     
    55.80
    18
    6. Tuberculosis
    56.16
    20
     
    0.00
    172
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    55.62
    25
     
    109.65
    7
    8. Malnutrition
    34.93
    26
     
    51.61
    12
    9. Lung Disease
    34.60
    22
     
    48.09
    12
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.79
    81
     
    39.10
    55
    11. Liver Disease
    24.24
    53
     
    27.82
    33
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.23
    61
     
    12.27
    116
    13. Low Birth Weight
    20.03
    31
     
    27.21
    17
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    20.01
    14
     
    37.67
    1
    15. Hypertension
    18.03
    73
     
    23.55
    33
    16. Other Injuries
    17.35
    51
     
    42.20
    2
    17. Birth Trauma
    13.81
    49
     
    22.86
    15
    18. Kidney Disease
    12.62
    101
     
    17.22
    59
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10.67
    33
     
    12.09
    13
    20. Prostate Cancer
    9.91
    124
     
    22.09
    50
    21. Meningitis
    9.63
    41
     
    22.70
    26
    22. Violence
    9.48
    54
     
    19.79
    23
    23. Maternal Conditions
    9.18
    45
     
    11.90
    41
    24. Falls
    8.52
    52
     
    12.48
    26
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.42
    73
     
    15.25
    17
    26. Suicide
    8.16
    90
     
    16.39
    26
    27. Cervical Cancer
    7.63
    90
     
    15.83
    44
    28. Asthma
    6.95
    72
     
    12.31
    25
    29. Drownings
    5.52
    60
     
    11.91
    10
    30. Lung Cancers
    5.40
    125
     
    4.44
    131
    31. Breast Cancer
    5.27
    167
     
    14.13
    108
    32. Fires
    4.96
    54
     
    12.06
    21
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.57
    80
     
    7.56
    40
    34. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.20
    60
     
    5.15
    48
    35. Anemia
    3.92
    31
     
    6.01
    23
    36. Epilepsy
    3.40
    60
     
    7.99
    35
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.25
    73
     
    4.05
    61
    38. Oral Cancer
    3.19
    80
     
    5.98
    25
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.01
    154
     
    4.05
    137
    40. Schistosomiasis
    2.89
    33
     
    6.30
    3
    41. Ovary Cancer
    2.82
    140
     
    3.17
    126
    42. Skin Disease
    2.47
    66
     
    3.83
    51
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    2.47
    64
     
    3.85
    17
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2.39
    101
     
    4.11
    35
    45. Uterin Cancer
    2.32
    70
     
    2.25
    74
    46. Measles
    2.30
    29
     
    9.40
    5
    47. Pertussis
    2.17
    28
     
    2.95
    5
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.10
    102
     
    1.71
    111
    49. Liver Cancer
    2.09
    161
     
    3.62
    134
    50. Stomach Cancer
    1.97
    164
     
    2.55
    152
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Gabon GABON   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    2,291
    16.46
     
    1,308
    16.04
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,315
    9.45
     
    890
    10.92
    3. Malaria
    1,061
    7.62
     
    505
    6.19
    4. Stroke
    1,028
    7.38
     
    431
    5.28
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    928
    6.67
     
    434
    5.32
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    816
    5.86
     
    709
    8.69
    7. Tuberculosis
    666
    4.78
     
    0
    0.00
    8. Low Birth Weight
    538
    3.86
     
    344
    4.22
    9. Malnutrition
    428
    3.08
     
    264
    3.24
    10. Birth Trauma
    371
    2.66
     
    289
    3.54
    11. Lung Disease
    369
    2.65
     
    148
    1.82
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    310
    2.22
     
    140
    1.72
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    303
    2.17
     
    79
    0.97
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    275
    1.98
     
    224
    2.75
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    275
    1.97
     
    133
    1.63
    16. Other Injuries
    273
    1.96
     
    298
    3.66
    17. Liver Disease
    272
    1.95
     
    129
    1.58
    18. Hypertension
    191
    1.37
     
    76
    0.93
    19. Meningitis
    153
    1.10
     
    180
    2.21
    20. Violence
    146
    1.05
     
    141
    1.72
    21. Kidney Disease
    145
    1.04
     
    75
    0.92
    22. Maternal Conditions
    131
    0.94
     
    81
    0.99
    23. Suicide
    114
    0.82
     
    102
    1.26
    24. Falls
    110
    0.79
     
    66
    0.81
    25. Drownings
    98
    0.71
     
    97
    1.18
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    97
    0.69
     
    68
    0.83
    27. Asthma
    79
    0.57
     
    50
    0.61
    28. Fires
    77
    0.55
     
    78
    0.96
    29. Measles
    58
    0.42
     
    116
    1.42
    30. Lung Cancers
    58
    0.42
     
    18
    0.22
    31. Pertussis
    58
    0.42
     
    37
    0.46
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    53
    0.38
     
    33
    0.41
    33. Epilepsy
    51
    0.36
     
    54
    0.67
    34. Anemia
    49
    0.35
     
    32
    0.39
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    46
    0.33
     
    18
    0.22
    36. Prostate Cancer
    45
    0.33
     
    28
    0.35
    37. Cervical Cancer
    43
    0.31
     
    33
    0.41
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    35
    0.25
     
    16
    0.19
    39. Oral Cancer
    34
    0.25
     
    27
    0.33
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    33
    0.24
     
    18
    0.23
    41. Schistosomiasis
    32
    0.23
     
    25
    0.31
    42. Skin Disease
    30
    0.22
     
    18
    0.21
    43. Breast Cancer
    30
    0.22
     
    35
    0.43
    44. Poisonings
    29
    0.21
     
    37
    0.45
    45. Syphilis
    28
    0.20
     
    35
    0.43
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    27
    0.19
     
    11
    0.14
    47. Other Neoplasms
    27
    0.19
     
    18
    0.22
    48. Lymphomas
    25
    0.18
     
    13
    0.17
    49. Liver Cancer
    25
    0.18
     
    20
    0.24
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    22
    0.16
     
    9
    0.11
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Gabon GABON   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    9.91
    124
     
    22.09
    50
    2. Cervical Cancer
    7.63
    90
     
    15.83
    44
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.40
    125
     
    4.44
    131
    4. Breast Cancer
    5.27
    167
     
    14.13
    108
    5. Oral Cancer
    3.19
    80
     
    5.98
    25
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.01
    154
     
    4.05
    137
    7. Ovary Cancer
    2.82
    140
     
    3.17
    126
    8. Uterin Cancer
    2.32
    70
     
    2.25
    74
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.10
    102
     
    1.71
    111
    10. Liver Cancer
    2.09
    161
     
    3.62
    134
    11. Stomach Cancer
    1.97
    164
     
    2.55
    152
    12. Lymphomas
    1.97
    153
     
    2.23
    146
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.79
    94
     
    2.43
    72
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.32
    110
     
    1.26
    113
    15. Leukemia
    1.01
    163
     
    1.76
    143
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    158
     
    0.85
    154
     
     
     
    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.