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Compare Kenya and Switzerland 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   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
           
    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
     
    68.7
    74.1
    71.3
    7
    6
    6
    1970
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
     
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
    1980
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
     
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
    1990
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
     
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
    2000
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
     
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
    2010
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
     
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
    2015
    61.1
    65.8
    63.4
    148
    147
    149
     
    81.3
    85.3
    83.4
    1
    6
    2
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    61.1
    65.8
    148
    147
     
    81.3
    85.3
    1
    6
    Age 5
    64.5
    68.9
    158
    152
     
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    6
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.6
    158
    151
     
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    6
    Age 15
    65.8
    70.0
    157
    150
     
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    6
    Age 20
    66.6
    70.6
    156
    149
     
    81.8
    85.7
    1
    6
    Age 25
    67.5
    71.3
    153
    149
     
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    6
    Age 30
    68.5
    72.0
    150
    148
     
    82.0
    85.8
    1
    6
    Age 35
    69.5
    72.8
    148
    149
     
    82.2
    85.9
    1
    6
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    146
    148
     
    82.3
    85.9
    1
    6
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.6
    139
    147
     
    82.5
    86.1
    3
    6
    Age 50
    73.3
    75.5
    135
    148
     
    82.8
    86.3
    3
    6
    Age 55
    74.7
    76.5
    129
    149
     
    83.2
    86.6
    2
    6
    Age 60
    76.2
    77.6
    130
    149
     
    83.9
    87.0
    2
    6
    Age 65
    77.9
    79.0
    130
    149
     
    84.7
    87.6
    2
    6
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.8
    134
    148
     
    85.7
    88.3
    4
    5
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.1
    140
    150
     
    87.0
    89.2
    6
    6
    Age 80
    85.4
    85.9
    142
    148
     
    88.7
    90.4
    13
    11
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    147
    150
     
    91.0
    92.2
    30
    25
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    146
    145
     
    93.9
    94.7
    61
    42
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.4
    138
    141
     
    97.6
    98.1
    88
    63
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    123
    116
     
    102.1
    102.1
    79
    87
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    127.36
    5
     
    0.82
    147
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    89.41
    41
     
    10.19
    166
    3. HIV/AIDS
    75.25
    23
     
    0.40
    138
    4. Stroke
    66.90
    117
     
    19.50
    182
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    44.20
    180
     
    61.81
    167
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.22
    16
     
    2.82
    178
    7. Tuberculosis
    39.16
    44
     
    0.14
    175
    8. Prostate Cancer
    32.72
    24
     
    18.31
    73
    9. Malaria
    27.79
    32
     
    0.00
    166
    10. Cervical Cancer
    23.39
    19
     
    1.08
    179
    11. Liver Disease
    23.04
    62
     
    4.99
    164
    12. Hypertension
    21.55
    47
     
    8.76
    125
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.98
    113
     
    7.25
    168
    14. Breast Cancer
    19.74
    56
     
    17.99
    76
    15. Lung Disease
    19.15
    116
     
    15.22
    148
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.94
    3
     
    3.15
    75
    17. Maternal Conditions
    18.63
    21
     
    0.05
    173
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.48
    93
     
    36.17
    18
    19. Malnutrition
    16.37
    20
     
    0.31
    129
    20. Meningitis
    14.26
    35
     
    0.10
    179
    21. Birth Trauma
    14.08
    37
     
    0.62
    154
    22. Falls
    13.66
    23
     
    10.27
    44
    23. Other Injuries
    12.72
    49
     
    2.90
    179
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    12.63
    34
     
    4.05
    152
    25. Anemia
    12.19
    12
     
    0.37
    90
    26. Low Birth Weight
    11.96
    62
     
    2.04
    155
    27. Suicide
    10.28
    88
     
    11.08
    75
    28. Stomach Cancer
    10.05
    40
     
    3.78
    135
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    9.27
    50
     
    3.14
    134
    30. Violence
    9.06
    58
     
    0.52
    180
    31. Tetanus
    8.49
    3
     
    0.00
    154
    32. Asthma
    7.62
    78
     
    0.60
    170
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.39
    33
     
    0.76
    162
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.37
    98
     
    11.48
    63
    35. Oral Cancer
    7.35
    17
     
    3.09
    84
    36. Lymphomas
    7.17
    32
     
    5.79
    72
    37. Kidney Disease
    6.33
    159
     
    5.14
    171
    38. Fires
    5.87
    37
     
    0.25
    173
    39. Ovary Cancer
    5.71
    47
     
    5.03
    68
    40. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    86
     
    4.47
    114
    41. Drownings
    5.22
    71
     
    0.55
    170
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.32
    129
     
    5.04
    104
    43. Leukemia
    4.30
    66
     
    4.05
    86
    44. Epilepsy
    4.18
    39
     
    0.98
    149
    45. Skin Disease
    3.75
    47
     
    0.57
    147
    46. Pancreas Cancer
    3.12
    100
     
    7.48
    34
    47. Other Neoplasms
    3.04
    78
     
    3.71
    53
    48. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    151
     
    21.00
    55
    49. Schistosomiasis
    2.77
    36
     
    0.00
    163
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    78
     
    2.72
    68
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Kenya KENYA   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33,224
    11.80
     
    149
    0.27
    2. HIV/AIDS
    29,911
    10.62
     
    43
    0.08
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26,947
    9.57
     
    1,865
    3.34
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    14,032
    4.98
     
    297
    0.53
    5. Stroke
    11,976
    4.25
     
    3,661
    6.55
    6. Malaria
    11,922
    4.23
     
    0
    0.00
    7. Birth Trauma
    11,387
    4.04
     
    30
    0.05
    8. Low Birth Weight
    9,671
    3.43
     
    97
    0.17
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    8,995
    3.19
     
    287
    0.51
    10. Tuberculosis
    8,885
    3.15
     
    24
    0.04
    11. Maternal Conditions
    7,849
    2.79
     
    4
    0.01
    12. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,771
    2.76
     
    11,436
    20.48
    13. Meningitis
    5,847
    2.08
     
    13
    0.02
    14. Malnutrition
    5,362
    1.90
     
    57
    0.10
    15. Liver Disease
    5,214
    1.85
     
    701
    1.26
    16. Other Injuries
    4,783
    1.70
     
    392
    0.70
    17. Violence
    3,780
    1.34
     
    47
    0.08
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,740
    1.33
     
    1,323
    2.37
    19. Hypertension
    3,728
    1.32
     
    1,681
    3.01
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,589
    1.27
     
    500
    0.90
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    3,403
    1.21
     
    466
    0.83
    22. Tetanus
    3,308
    1.17
     
    0
    0.00
    23. Lung Disease
    3,272
    1.16
     
    2,813
    5.04
    24. Anemia
    3,242
    1.15
     
    72
    0.13
    25. Falls
    3,110
    1.10
     
    1,865
    3.34
    26. Suicide
    3,004
    1.07
     
    1,255
    2.25
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2,706
    0.96
     
    94
    0.17
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,526
    0.90
     
    7,141
    12.79
    29. Drownings
    2,417
    0.86
     
    56
    0.10
    30. Breast Cancer
    2,367
    0.84
     
    1,516
    2.71
    31. Prostate Cancer
    2,309
    0.82
     
    1,491
    2.67
    32. Fires
    1,858
    0.66
     
    33
    0.06
    33. Stomach Cancer
    1,857
    0.66
     
    603
    1.08
    34. Lymphomas
    1,735
    0.62
     
    992
    1.78
    35. Asthma
    1,726
    0.61
     
    104
    0.19
    36. Epilepsy
    1,704
    0.60
     
    129
    0.23
    37. Oral Cancer
    1,593
    0.57
     
    467
    0.84
    38. Pertussis
    1,550
    0.55
     
    0
    0.00
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,523
    0.54
     
    1,945
    3.48
    40. Kidney Disease
    1,508
    0.54
     
    982
    1.76
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,453
    0.52
     
    138
    0.25
    42. Syphilis
    1,410
    0.50
     
    4
    0.01
    43. Liver Cancer
    1,217
    0.43
     
    718
    1.29
    44. Leukemia
    1,209
    0.43
     
    643
    1.15
    45. Measles
    1,033
    0.37
     
    0
    0.00
    46. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,009
    0.36
     
    889
    1.59
    47. Encephalitis
    930
    0.33
     
    24
    0.04
    48. Poisonings
    916
    0.33
     
    14
    0.03
    49. Skin Disease
    844
    0.30
     
    106
    0.19
    50. Schistosomiasis
    684
    0.24
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    32.72
    24
     
    18.31
    73
    2. Cervical Cancer
    23.39
    19
     
    1.08
    179
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.74
    56
     
    17.99
    76
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.94
    3
     
    3.15
    75
    5. Stomach Cancer
    10.05
    40
     
    3.78
    135
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.37
    98
     
    11.48
    63
    7. Oral Cancer
    7.35
    17
     
    3.09
    84
    8. Lymphomas
    7.17
    32
     
    5.79
    72
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.71
    47
     
    5.03
    68
    10. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    86
     
    4.47
    114
    11. Leukemia
    4.30
    66
     
    4.05
    86
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.12
    100
     
    7.48
    34
    13. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    151
     
    21.00
    55
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    78
     
    2.72
    68
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.27
    100
     
    2.96
    27
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.22
    140
     
    3.33
    52
     
     
     
    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.