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Compare Kenya and Maldives 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
     
      Kenya KENYA   Maldives MALDIVES
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
     
    45.1
    42.6
    43.9
    111
    140
    124
    1970
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
     
    51.5
    48.9
    50.2
    109
    132
    120
    1980
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
     
    57.4
    54.8
    56.1
    110
    132
    123
    1990
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
     
    61.8
    59.2
    60.5
    112
    138
    128
    2000
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
     
    68.9
    70.4
    69.6
    71
    108
    96
    2010
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
     
    75.6
    78.0
    76.7
    34
    53
    36
    2015
    61.1
    65.8
    63.4
    148
    147
    149
     
    76.9
    80.2
    78.5
    34
    42
    34
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Maldives MALDIVES
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    61.1
    65.8
    148
    147
     
    76.9
    80.2
    34
    42
    Age 5
    64.5
    68.9
    158
    152
     
    77.7
    80.8
    32
    41
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.6
    158
    151
     
    77.8
    80.9
    32
    41
    Age 15
    65.8
    70.0
    157
    150
     
    77.9
    81.0
    32
    41
    Age 20
    66.6
    70.6
    156
    149
     
    78.0
    81.1
    32
    42
    Age 25
    67.5
    71.3
    153
    149
     
    78.2
    81.2
    32
    43
    Age 30
    68.5
    72.0
    150
    148
     
    78.4
    81.2
    33
    43
    Age 35
    69.5
    72.8
    148
    149
     
    78.6
    81.3
    34
    44
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    146
    148
     
    78.6
    81.4
    35
    47
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.6
    139
    147
     
    78.9
    81.5
    36
    47
    Age 50
    73.3
    75.5
    135
    148
     
    79.2
    81.7
    38
    54
    Age 55
    74.7
    76.5
    129
    149
     
    79.7
    82.0
    41
    58
    Age 60
    76.2
    77.6
    130
    149
     
    80.4
    82.4
    43
    63
    Age 65
    77.9
    79.0
    130
    149
     
    81.5
    83.1
    50
    70
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.8
    134
    148
     
    83.2
    84.3
    49
    70
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.1
    140
    150
     
    85.4
    86.0
    47
    72
    Age 80
    85.4
    85.9
    142
    148
     
    88.1
    88.5
    35
    64
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    147
    150
     
    91.4
    91.8
    15
    40
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    146
    145
     
    94.7
    95.0
    13
    27
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.4
    138
    141
     
    98.6
    98.7
    13
    20
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    123
    116
     
    102.8
    103.0
    11
    13
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Maldives MALDIVES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    127.36
    5
     
    2.97
    98
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    89.41
    41
     
    18.56
    137
    3. HIV/AIDS
    75.25
    23
     
    0.02
    170
    4. Stroke
    66.90
    117
     
    46.92
    139
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    44.20
    180
     
    111.46
    99
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.22
    16
     
    4.03
    167
    7. Tuberculosis
    39.16
    44
     
    8.34
    81
    8. Prostate Cancer
    32.72
    24
     
    4.89
    166
    9. Malaria
    27.79
    32
     
    0.00
    135
    10. Cervical Cancer
    23.39
    19
     
    6.42
    111
    11. Liver Disease
    23.04
    62
     
    11.31
    120
    12. Hypertension
    21.55
    47
     
    4.21
    159
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.98
    113
     
    13.58
    142
    14. Breast Cancer
    19.74
    56
     
    12.32
    132
    15. Lung Disease
    19.15
    116
     
    26.70
    61
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.94
    3
     
    4.32
    46
    17. Maternal Conditions
    18.63
    21
     
    1.24
    88
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.48
    93
     
    22.66
    50
    19. Malnutrition
    16.37
    20
     
    0.95
    106
    20. Meningitis
    14.26
    35
     
    0.83
    107
    21. Birth Trauma
    14.08
    37
     
    1.42
    128
    22. Falls
    13.66
    23
     
    6.84
    70
    23. Other Injuries
    12.72
    49
     
    6.32
    122
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    12.63
    34
     
    6.38
    125
    25. Anemia
    12.19
    12
     
    0.04
    144
    26. Low Birth Weight
    11.96
    62
     
    3.91
    134
    27. Suicide
    10.28
    88
     
    10.83
    78
    28. Stomach Cancer
    10.05
    40
     
    3.78
    136
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    9.27
    50
     
    7.06
    69
    30. Violence
    9.06
    58
     
    3.83
    115
    31. Tetanus
    8.49
    3
     
    0.10
    93
    32. Asthma
    7.62
    78
     
    4.65
    89
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.39
    33
     
    0.59
    172
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.37
    98
     
    4.72
    138
    35. Oral Cancer
    7.35
    17
     
    7.61
    15
    36. Lymphomas
    7.17
    32
     
    0.58
    183
    37. Kidney Disease
    6.33
    159
     
    21.31
    56
    38. Fires
    5.87
    37
     
    3.19
    66
    39. Ovary Cancer
    5.71
    47
     
    6.07
    36
    40. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    86
     
    2.97
    162
    41. Drownings
    5.22
    71
     
    6.96
    47
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.32
    129
     
    2.95
    158
    43. Leukemia
    4.30
    66
     
    1.42
    159
    44. Epilepsy
    4.18
    39
     
    0.85
    153
    45. Skin Disease
    3.75
    47
     
    1.39
    103
    46. Pancreas Cancer
    3.12
    100
     
    0.04
    183
    47. Other Neoplasms
    3.04
    78
     
    0.46
    171
    48. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    151
     
    8.09
    110
    49. Schistosomiasis
    2.77
    36
     
    0.00
    129
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    78
     
    0.00
    183
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Kenya KENYA   Maldives MALDIVES
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33,224
    11.80
     
    8
    0.77
    2. HIV/AIDS
    29,911
    10.62
     
    0
    0.00
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26,947
    9.57
     
    45
    4.31
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    14,032
    4.98
     
    12
    1.15
    5. Stroke
    11,976
    4.25
     
    108
    10.35
    6. Malaria
    11,922
    4.23
     
    0
    0.00
    7. Birth Trauma
    11,387
    4.04
     
    6
    0.58
    8. Low Birth Weight
    9,671
    3.43
     
    16
    1.53
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    8,995
    3.19
     
    25
    2.40
    10. Tuberculosis
    8,885
    3.15
     
    20
    1.92
    11. Maternal Conditions
    7,849
    2.79
     
    5
    0.48
    12. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,771
    2.76
     
    255
    24.45
    13. Meningitis
    5,847
    2.08
     
    2
    0.19
    14. Malnutrition
    5,362
    1.90
     
    2
    0.19
    15. Liver Disease
    5,214
    1.85
     
    28
    2.68
    16. Other Injuries
    4,783
    1.70
     
    17
    1.63
    17. Violence
    3,780
    1.34
     
    13
    1.25
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,740
    1.33
     
    31
    2.97
    19. Hypertension
    3,728
    1.32
     
    10
    0.96
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,589
    1.27
     
    10
    0.96
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    3,403
    1.21
     
    18
    1.73
    22. Tetanus
    3,308
    1.17
     
    0
    0.00
    23. Lung Disease
    3,272
    1.16
     
    61
    5.85
    24. Anemia
    3,242
    1.15
     
    0
    0.00
    25. Falls
    3,110
    1.10
     
    17
    1.63
    26. Suicide
    3,004
    1.07
     
    31
    2.97
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2,706
    0.96
     
    8
    0.77
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,526
    0.90
     
    51
    4.89
    29. Drownings
    2,417
    0.86
     
    21
    2.01
    30. Breast Cancer
    2,367
    0.84
     
    16
    1.53
    31. Prostate Cancer
    2,309
    0.82
     
    6
    0.58
    32. Fires
    1,858
    0.66
     
    9
    0.86
    33. Stomach Cancer
    1,857
    0.66
     
    9
    0.86
    34. Lymphomas
    1,735
    0.62
     
    1
    0.10
    35. Asthma
    1,726
    0.61
     
    11
    1.05
    36. Epilepsy
    1,704
    0.60
     
    3
    0.29
    37. Oral Cancer
    1,593
    0.57
     
    18
    1.73
    38. Pertussis
    1,550
    0.55
     
    1
    0.10
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,523
    0.54
     
    11
    1.05
    40. Kidney Disease
    1,508
    0.54
     
    50
    4.79
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,453
    0.52
     
    1
    0.10
    42. Syphilis
    1,410
    0.50
     
    0
    0.00
    43. Liver Cancer
    1,217
    0.43
     
    7
    0.67
    44. Leukemia
    1,209
    0.43
     
    5
    0.48
    45. Measles
    1,033
    0.37
     
    1
    0.10
    46. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,009
    0.36
     
    7
    0.67
    47. Encephalitis
    930
    0.33
     
    2
    0.19
    48. Poisonings
    916
    0.33
     
    2
    0.19
    49. Skin Disease
    844
    0.30
     
    3
    0.29
    50. Schistosomiasis
    684
    0.24
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Maldives MALDIVES
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    32.72
    24
     
    4.89
    166
    2. Cervical Cancer
    23.39
    19
     
    6.42
    111
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.74
    56
     
    12.32
    132
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.94
    3
     
    4.32
    46
    5. Stomach Cancer
    10.05
    40
     
    3.78
    136
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.37
    98
     
    4.72
    138
    7. Oral Cancer
    7.35
    17
     
    7.61
    15
    8. Lymphomas
    7.17
    32
     
    0.58
    183
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.71
    47
     
    6.07
    36
    10. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    86
     
    2.97
    162
    11. Leukemia
    4.30
    66
     
    1.42
    159
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.12
    100
     
    0.04
    183
    13. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    151
     
    8.09
    110
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    78
     
    0.00
    183
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.27
    100
     
    0.55
    157
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.22
    140
     
    0.55
    178
     
     
     
    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.