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Compare Moldova and South Africa 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
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.2
    65.9
    62.0
    62
    48
    55
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    61.4
    68.3
    64.7
    64
    55
    63
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    61.6
    68.4
    64.9
    82
    79
    83
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    63.9
    70.8
    67.3
    96
    86
    92
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    63.2
    71.0
    67.1
    113
    104
    108
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    64.7
    73.0
    68.8
    119
    106
    111
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2015
    67.9
    76.2
    72.1
    106
    90
    99
     
    59.3
    66.2
    62.9
    158
    145
    152
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.9
    76.2
    106
    90
     
    59.3
    66.2
    158
    145
    Age 5
    69.1
    77.3
    113
    90
     
    62.2
    68.7
    169
    154
    Age 10
    69.3
    77.4
    117
    91
     
    62.5
    69.0
    171
    154
    Age 15
    69.3
    77.4
    120
    91
     
    62.8
    69.2
    172
    155
    Age 20
    69.5
    77.5
    120
    92
     
    63.2
    69.5
    174
    158
    Age 25
    69.7
    77.6
    127
    94
     
    63.7
    69.9
    177
    162
    Age 30
    70.0
    77.7
    132
    97
     
    64.3
    70.6
    179
    162
    Age 35
    70.3
    77.8
    137
    98
     
    65.3
    71.7
    179
    156
    Age 40
    70.9
    78.0
    142
    100
     
    66.7
    73.2
    180
    152
    Age 45
    71.6
    78.3
    147
    101
     
    68.2
    74.6
    180
    146
    Age 50
    72.6
    78.8
    154
    102
     
    69.8
    75.9
    181
    143
    Age 55
    73.9
    79.3
    156
    101
     
    71.7
    77.2
    181
    134
    Age 60
    75.4
    80.1
    155
    101
     
    73.7
    78.6
    181
    122
    Age 65
    77.5
    81.3
    147
    99
     
    76.1
    80.2
    179
    117
    Age 70
    79.5
    82.7
    158
    100
     
    78.9
    82.2
    173
    111
    Age 75
    82.1
    84.6
    157
    99
     
    82.0
    84.5
    163
    103
    Age 80
    85.3
    87.1
    148
    100
     
    85.5
    87.2
    137
    96
    Age 85
    89.0
    90.2
    130
    96
     
    89.2
    90.4
    114
    90
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.8
    121
    95
     
    93.2
    94.0
    105
    83
    Age 95
    97.3
    97.7
    115
    97
     
    97.5
    98.0
    97
    68
    Age 100
    101.8
    102.0
    107
    90
     
    101.9
    102.3
    92
    56
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    336.63
    7
     
    79.23
    103
    2. Stroke
    138.81
    32
     
    106.68
    69
    3. Liver Disease
    69.79
    1
     
    11.27
    106
    4. Hypertension
    23.54
    34
     
    44.83
    5
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.77
    104
     
    59.33
    61
    6. Lung Cancers
    22.55
    48
     
    15.66
    68
    7. Other Injuries
    21.15
    36
     
    29.66
    14
    8. Lung Disease
    20.72
    74
     
    27.00
    45
    9. Breast Cancer
    20.03
    51
     
    14.25
    106
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.42
    15
     
    7.58
    83
    11. Suicide
    15.06
    32
     
    3.00
    149
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.57
    102
     
    24.64
    37
    13. Prostate Cancer
    12.85
    111
     
    25.89
    36
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    12.70
    7
     
    7.14
    111
    15. Stomach Cancer
    12.46
    31
     
    3.61
    129
    16. Tuberculosis
    10.99
    67
     
    53.62
    21
    17. Liver Cancer
    10.15
    33
     
    4.23
    113
    18. Violence
    8.22
    67
     
    28.97
    14
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.16
    152
     
    91.67
    8
    20. Cervical Cancer
    8.16
    80
     
    14.92
    49
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    8.13
    30
     
    4.34
    67
    22. Oral Cancer
    8.02
    12
     
    2.90
    86
    23. Drownings
    6.39
    44
     
    4.00
    81
    24. Alcohol
    6.02
    11
     
    2.33
    49
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.25
    116
     
    24.78
    5
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.09
    65
     
    3.59
    113
    27. Fires
    4.79
    55
     
    8.92
    37
    28. Kidney Disease
    4.78
    157
     
    26.64
    11
    29. Lymphomas
    4.63
    82
     
    4.00
    105
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.60
    53
     
    3.02
    78
    31. Poisonings
    4.48
    28
     
    2.32
    60
    32. Falls
    4.40
    101
     
    1.44
    162
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.89
    129
     
    11.39
    65
    34. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.73
    68
     
    7.67
    31
    35. Uterin Cancer
    3.22
    39
     
    1.80
    94
    36. Leukemia
    3.18
    109
     
    2.68
    123
    37. Bladder Cancer
    2.79
    64
     
    1.70
    99
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.71
    104
     
    3.27
    96
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    2.68
    137
     
    25.32
    5
    40. Other Neoplasms
    2.04
    114
     
    2.35
    104
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.87
    67
     
    2.04
    50
    42. Epilepsy
    1.69
    94
     
    8.74
    30
    43. HIV/AIDS
    1.61
    110
     
    412.82
    4
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.56
    120
     
    8.67
    22
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.28
    124
     
    7.60
    67
    46. Meningitis
    0.76
    120
     
    5.40
    57
    47. Asthma
    0.72
    152
     
    10.71
    36
    48. Drug Use
    0.71
    105
     
    8.36
    2
    49. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    0.50
    5
     
    0.00
    172
    50. Skin Disease
    0.49
    138
     
    4.28
    46
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    16,574
    40.55
     
    29,351
    5.25
    2. Stroke
    6,750
    16.52
     
    39,499
    7.06
    3. Liver Disease
    3,052
    7.47
     
    4,629
    0.83
    4. Hypertension
    1,178
    2.88
     
    16,620
    2.97
    5. Lung Disease
    1,020
    2.50
     
    9,812
    1.75
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,015
    2.48
     
    6,078
    1.09
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    858
    2.10
     
    2,869
    0.51
    8. Other Injuries
    851
    2.08
     
    13,726
    2.45
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    848
    2.08
     
    25,559
    4.57
    10. Suicide
    597
    1.46
     
    1,398
    0.25
    11. Stomach Cancer
    570
    1.39
     
    1,392
    0.25
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    510
    1.25
     
    11,890
    2.12
    13. Breast Cancer
    505
    1.24
     
    3,293
    0.59
    14. Liver Cancer
    463
    1.13
     
    1,662
    0.30
    15. Tuberculosis
    435
    1.06
     
    23,238
    4.15
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    380
    0.93
     
    34,899
    6.24
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    367
    0.90
     
    1,646
    0.29
    18. Oral Cancer
    345
    0.84
     
    1,173
    0.21
    19. Violence
    330
    0.81
     
    14,788
    2.64
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    315
    0.77
     
    3,955
    0.71
    21. Alcohol
    248
    0.61
     
    991
    0.18
    22. Prostate Cancer
    239
    0.58
     
    3,303
    0.59
    23. Drownings
    227
    0.56
     
    2,016
    0.36
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    225
    0.55
     
    9,576
    1.71
    25. Kidney Disease
    219
    0.54
     
    10,446
    1.87
    26. Fires
    202
    0.49
     
    3,832
    0.68
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    200
    0.49
     
    1,139
    0.20
    28. Cervical Cancer
    196
    0.48
     
    3,478
    0.62
    29. Lymphomas
    195
    0.48
     
    1,623
    0.29
    30. Falls
    186
    0.46
     
    549
    0.10
    31. Poisonings
    176
    0.43
     
    1,329
    0.24
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    157
    0.38
     
    2,664
    0.48
    33. Leukemia
    135
    0.33
     
    1,103
    0.20
    34. Bladder Cancer
    134
    0.33
     
    625
    0.11
    35. Ovary Cancer
    123
    0.30
     
    828
    0.15
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    121
    0.30
     
    1,311
    0.23
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    117
    0.29
     
    10,358
    1.85
    38. Low Birth Weight
    94
    0.23
     
    7,039
    1.26
    39. Skin Cancers
    87
    0.21
     
    791
    0.14
    40. Uterin Cancer
    86
    0.21
     
    408
    0.07
    41. Other Neoplasms
    85
    0.21
     
    953
    0.17
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    69
    0.17
     
    3,349
    0.60
    43. Epilepsy
    61
    0.15
     
    3,830
    0.68
    44. HIV/AIDS
    60
    0.15
     
    202,143
    36.13
    45. Asthma
    36
    0.09
     
    4,062
    0.73
    46. Birth Trauma
    31
    0.07
     
    4,695
    0.84
    47. Drug Use
    27
    0.07
     
    3,736
    0.67
    48. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    24
    0.06
     
    0
    0.00
    49. Skin Disease
    22
    0.05
     
    1,603
    0.29
    50. Meningitis
    22
    0.05
     
    2,614
    0.47
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.55
    48
     
    15.66
    68
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.03
    51
     
    14.25
    106
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.42
    15
     
    7.58
    83
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.85
    111
     
    25.89
    36
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.46
    31
     
    3.61
    129
    6. Liver Cancer
    10.15
    33
     
    4.23
    113
    7. Cervical Cancer
    8.16
    80
     
    14.92
    49
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    8.13
    30
     
    4.34
    67
    9. Oral Cancer
    8.02
    12
     
    2.90
    86
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.09
    65
     
    3.59
    113
    11. Lymphomas
    4.63
    82
     
    4.00
    105
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.22
    39
     
    1.80
    94
    13. Leukemia
    3.18
    109
     
    2.68
    123
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.79
    64
     
    1.70
    99
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.87
    67
     
    2.04
    50
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.56
    120
     
    8.67
    22
     
     
     
    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.