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Compare Rwanda and Uganda 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
     
      Rwanda RWANDA   Uganda UGANDA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
     
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
    1970
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
     
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
    1980
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
     
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
    1990
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
     
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
    2000
    38.5
    42.4
    40.4
    184
    181
    183
     
    45.8
    47.2
    46.5
    170
    171
    170
    2010
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
     
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
    2015
    60.9
    71.1
    66.1
    151
    120
    134
     
    60.3
    64.3
    62.3
    154
    154
    154
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Rwanda RWANDA   Uganda UGANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.9
    71.1
    151
    120
     
    60.3
    64.3
    154
    154
    Age 5
    63.7
    73.9
    162
    118
     
    64.1
    67.6
    160
    158
    Age 10
    64.9
    74.2
    160
    118
     
    65.1
    68.4
    159
    157
    Age 15
    65.6
    74.4
    159
    118
     
    65.6
    68.9
    158
    158
    Age 20
    66.4
    74.7
    158
    117
     
    66.3
    69.5
    159
    157
    Age 25
    67.5
    75.1
    155
    116
     
    67.3
    70.3
    158
    156
    Age 30
    68.5
    75.6
    149
    114
     
    68.3
    71.2
    153
    155
    Age 35
    69.6
    76.1
    146
    114
     
    69.4
    72.2
    149
    154
    Age 40
    70.6
    76.6
    147
    114
     
    70.7
    73.2
    145
    153
    Age 45
    71.8
    77.2
    141
    114
     
    72.1
    74.4
    135
    149
    Age 50
    73.1
    77.9
    140
    111
     
    73.5
    75.5
    125
    147
    Age 55
    74.5
    78.8
    137
    109
     
    75.1
    76.7
    118
    144
    Age 60
    76.0
    79.7
    133
    109
     
    76.6
    77.9
    115
    142
    Age 65
    77.8
    80.8
    132
    110
     
    78.4
    79.4
    115
    136
    Age 70
    80.0
    82.4
    132
    107
     
    80.4
    81.2
    115
    134
    Age 75
    82.5
    84.3
    133
    106
     
    82.9
    83.5
    116
    134
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.8
    135
    107
     
    85.8
    86.2
    116
    132
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.9
    139
    104
     
    89.2
    89.6
    121
    132
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.5
    136
    106
     
    93.0
    93.3
    122
    128
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.6
    135
    104
     
    97.2
    97.5
    122
    118
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    144
    107
     
    101.7
    101.9
    130
    118
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Rwanda RWANDA   Uganda UGANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    131.33
    42
     
    116.56
    58
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    100.86
    41
     
    139.64
    28
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    69.98
    122
     
    67.64
    126
    4. HIV/AIDS
    65.90
    29
     
    245.98
    10
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38.62
    41
     
    53.91
    27
    6. Malaria
    38.04
    31
     
    42.12
    29
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    33.38
    70
     
    39.88
    50
    8. Prostate Cancer
    30.17
    21
     
    47.72
    6
    9. Cervical Cancer
    26.81
    14
     
    27.03
    13
    10. Malnutrition
    26.39
    36
     
    30.26
    32
    11. Violence
    24.37
    18
     
    20.93
    20
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.06
    43
     
    37.14
    7
    13. Hypertension
    18.38
    70
     
    19.45
    61
    14. Kidney Disease
    18.09
    52
     
    20.93
    29
    15. Tuberculosis
    17.34
    53
     
    14.19
    58
    16. Liver Disease
    16.79
    81
     
    41.49
    11
    17. Birth Trauma
    14.98
    43
     
    14.31
    47
    18. Maternal Conditions
    14.79
    36
     
    22.69
    20
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    13.77
    32
     
    18.79
    15
    20. Low Birth Weight
    13.55
    57
     
    15.82
    46
    21. Meningitis
    13.17
    38
     
    23.27
    25
    22. Lung Disease
    12.96
    130
     
    18.10
    94
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.69
    29
     
    12.39
    34
    24. Liver Cancer
    12.68
    22
     
    7.87
    50
    25. Other Injuries
    12.31
    80
     
    24.87
    24
    26. Suicide
    11.68
    55
     
    18.67
    17
    27. Falls
    11.14
    34
     
    23.62
    4
    28. Fires
    10.60
    30
     
    17.98
    3
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    10.00
    49
     
    9.12
    69
    30. Skin Disease
    9.88
    7
     
    9.08
    12
    31. Stomach Cancer
    9.30
    47
     
    4.88
    104
    32. Breast Cancer
    9.02
    155
     
    13.51
    112
    33. Epilepsy
    8.38
    33
     
    10.94
    20
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.25
    25
     
    16.89
    5
    35. Drownings
    7.08
    37
     
    12.77
    6
    36. Schistosomiasis
    5.97
    4
     
    4.81
    15
    37. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    5.95
    9
     
    7.51
    4
    38. Asthma
    5.62
    80
     
    7.97
    65
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.45
    71
     
    7.47
    43
    40. Oral Cancer
    5.10
    38
     
    4.42
    56
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.81
    127
     
    5.52
    109
    42. Lymphomas
    4.33
    92
     
    6.07
    51
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.50
    55
     
    4.21
    32
    44. Poisonings
    3.47
    41
     
    5.98
    17
    45. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    125
     
    5.48
    51
    46. Bladder Cancer
    2.82
    63
     
    0.63
    162
    47. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    58
     
    1.51
    107
    48. Hepatitis B
    2.70
    37
     
    5.36
    7
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    2.68
    57
     
    3.25
    33
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.67
    88
     
    2.18
    98
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Rwanda RWANDA   Uganda UGANDA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,753
    11.27
     
    33,776
    10.53
    2. HIV/AIDS
    6,254
    9.09
     
    61,424
    19.15
    3. Stroke
    4,971
    7.23
     
    13,902
    4.33
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,127
    6.00
     
    18,538
    5.78
    5. Malaria
    3,733
    5.43
     
    19,869
    6.19
    6. Birth Trauma
    3,147
    4.58
     
    11,206
    3.49
    7. Low Birth Weight
    2,846
    4.14
     
    12,383
    3.86
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,812
    4.09
     
    8,586
    2.68
    9. Violence
    2,597
    3.78
     
    6,598
    2.06
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,172
    3.16
     
    10,133
    3.16
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    1,968
    2.86
     
    6,172
    1.92
    12. Malnutrition
    1,943
    2.83
     
    6,730
    2.10
    13. Maternal Conditions
    1,410
    2.05
     
    6,028
    1.88
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,375
    2.00
     
    5,129
    1.60
    15. Meningitis
    1,354
    1.97
     
    7,899
    2.46
    16. Tuberculosis
    1,168
    1.70
     
    4,674
    1.46
    17. Other Injuries
    1,158
    1.68
     
    7,425
    2.31
    18. Fires
    1,119
    1.63
     
    5,866
    1.83
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    1,088
    1.58
     
    4,884
    1.52
    20. Kidney Disease
    955
    1.39
     
    3,584
    1.12
    21. Liver Disease
    912
    1.33
     
    6,697
    2.09
    22. Suicide
    865
    1.26
     
    4,323
    1.35
    23. Drownings
    847
    1.23
     
    4,564
    1.42
    24. Epilepsy
    821
    1.19
     
    3,401
    1.06
    25. Cervical Cancer
    802
    1.17
     
    2,167
    0.68
    26. Hypertension
    702
    1.02
     
    2,375
    0.74
    27. Liver Cancer
    693
    1.01
     
    1,265
    0.39
    28. Falls
    675
    0.98
     
    4,706
    1.47
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    570
    0.83
     
    1,788
    0.56
    30. Lung Disease
    552
    0.80
     
    2,412
    0.75
    31. Skin Disease
    508
    0.74
     
    1,562
    0.49
    32. Stomach Cancer
    454
    0.66
     
    661
    0.21
    33. Pertussis
    439
    0.64
     
    1,750
    0.55
    34. Prostate Cancer
    437
    0.64
     
    2,287
    0.71
    35. Syphilis
    423
    0.61
     
    2,795
    0.87
    36. Poisonings
    373
    0.54
     
    1,851
    0.58
    37. Schistosomiasis
    335
    0.49
     
    795
    0.25
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    314
    0.46
     
    2,149
    0.67
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    288
    0.42
     
    1,263
    0.39
    40. Breast Cancer
    284
    0.41
     
    1,119
    0.35
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    281
    0.41
     
    1,132
    0.35
    42. Asthma
    267
    0.39
     
    1,194
    0.37
    43. Lymphomas
    250
    0.36
     
    989
    0.31
    44. Oral Cancer
    245
    0.36
     
    676
    0.21
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    219
    0.32
     
    765
    0.24
    46. Other Neoplasms
    186
    0.27
     
    671
    0.21
    47. Measles
    174
    0.25
     
    1,472
    0.46
    48. Leukemia
    174
    0.25
     
    733
    0.23
    49. Hepatitis B
    161
    0.23
     
    942
    0.29
    50. Encephalitis
    159
    0.23
     
    920
    0.29
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Rwanda RWANDA   Uganda UGANDA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    30.17
    21
     
    47.72
    6
    2. Cervical Cancer
    26.81
    14
     
    27.03
    13
    3. Liver Cancer
    12.68
    22
     
    7.87
    50
    4. Stomach Cancer
    9.30
    47
     
    4.88
    104
    5. Breast Cancer
    9.02
    155
     
    13.51
    112
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.25
    25
     
    16.89
    5
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.10
    38
     
    4.42
    56
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.81
    127
     
    5.52
    109
    9. Lymphomas
    4.33
    92
     
    6.07
    51
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    125
     
    5.48
    51
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.82
    63
     
    0.63
    162
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    58
     
    1.51
    107
    13. Leukemia
    2.58
    128
     
    3.79
    89
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.45
    36
     
    2.08
    48
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.42
    132
     
    2.10
    113
    16. Lung Cancers
    1.23
    162
     
    2.30
    142
     
     
     
    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.