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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, 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
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
     
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
    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
    153
    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
    153
    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. Influenza and Pneumonia
    91.82
    37
     
    97.38
    34
    2. Stroke
    80.70
    94
     
    91.84
    81
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    76.86
    148
     
    65.39
    162
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    46.59
    3
     
    45.69
    6
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40.67
    36
     
    55.90
    30
    6. Prostate Cancer
    34.75
    22
     
    51.28
    8
    7. HIV/AIDS
    34.30
    37
     
    126.35
    16
    8. Hypertension
    30.97
    22
     
    31.88
    19
    9. Malaria
    29.85
    28
     
    29.30
    29
    10. Liver Disease
    28.19
    37
     
    28.94
    36
    11. Cervical Cancer
    26.75
    16
     
    28.10
    12
    12. Lung Disease
    25.79
    68
     
    22.19
    93
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.29
    111
     
    22.38
    110
    14. Falls
    19.81
    7
     
    15.05
    15
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.14
    86
     
    15.42
    111
    16. Other Injuries
    15.96
    29
     
    14.14
    43
    17. Meningitis
    15.58
    31
     
    17.14
    26
    18. Liver Cancer
    14.17
    21
     
    8.34
    48
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    12.94
    32
     
    12.15
    37
    20. Malnutrition
    12.72
    33
     
    11.77
    37
    21. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.63
    8
     
    18.49
    4
    22. Suicide
    12.37
    53
     
    12.26
    55
    23. Anemia
    11.68
    13
     
    8.29
    20
    24. Low Birth Weight
    10.82
    69
     
    11.97
    61
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    10.48
    43
     
    23.39
    5
    26. Birth Trauma
    9.94
    56
     
    11.77
    46
    27. Stomach Cancer
    9.79
    44
     
    5.26
    101
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    165
     
    15.40
    106
    29. Asthma
    9.01
    69
     
    10.82
    59
    30. Kidney Disease
    7.98
    148
     
    8.74
    133
    31. Drownings
    7.96
    35
     
    7.13
    44
    32. Tuberculosis
    7.47
    84
     
    32.67
    48
    33. Fires
    7.35
    17
     
    7.37
    16
    34. Epilepsy
    6.96
    14
     
    6.36
    19
    35. Maternal Conditions
    6.92
    47
     
    14.99
    28
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.67
    39
     
    7.53
    32
    37. Lymphomas
    6.21
    57
     
    8.88
    8
    38. Oral Cancer
    6.16
    28
     
    5.09
    38
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.59
    92
     
    5.93
    80
    40. Violence
    5.46
    89
     
    16.65
    21
    41. Skin Disease
    5.30
    20
     
    5.19
    21
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    128
     
    6.28
    112
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.45
    68
     
    4.40
    33
    44. Ovary Cancer
    3.42
    128
     
    6.14
    34
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.15
    72
     
    4.37
    48
    46. Schistosomiasis
    3.06
    31
     
    3.07
    30
    47. Poisonings
    2.97
    17
     
    2.91
    20
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    59
     
    0.70
    170
    49. Leukemia
    2.72
    133
     
    4.13
    80
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2.48
    75
     
    1.58
    114
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Rwanda RWANDA   Uganda UGANDA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,695
    10.81
     
    28,384
    10.98
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,815
    6.16
     
    10,675
    4.13
    3. Stroke
    3,749
    6.05
     
    12,147
    4.70
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,512
    5.67
     
    8,428
    3.26
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,347
    5.40
     
    16,573
    6.41
    6. HIV/AIDS
    3,006
    4.85
     
    34,346
    13.29
    7. Malaria
    2,901
    4.68
     
    12,487
    4.83
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    2,179
    3.52
     
    8,438
    3.26
    9. Low Birth Weight
    2,070
    3.34
     
    9,831
    3.80
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,902
    3.07
     
    9,670
    3.74
    11. Liver Disease
    1,708
    2.76
     
    4,807
    1.86
    12. Other Injuries
    1,616
    2.61
     
    5,234
    2.02
    13. Meningitis
    1,608
    2.60
     
    6,838
    2.64
    14. Hypertension
    1,386
    2.24
     
    4,122
    1.59
    15. Malnutrition
    1,279
    2.06
     
    5,131
    1.98
    16. Falls
    1,229
    1.98
     
    2,970
    1.15
    17. Lung Disease
    1,157
    1.87
     
    2,859
    1.11
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,082
    1.75
     
    3,043
    1.18
    19. Suicide
    992
    1.60
     
    2,791
    1.08
    20. Drownings
    969
    1.56
     
    3,186
    1.23
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    947
    1.53
     
    8,078
    3.12
    22. Cervical Cancer
    935
    1.51
     
    2,358
    0.91
    23. Anemia
    889
    1.43
     
    2,220
    0.86
    24. Liver Cancer
    833
    1.34
     
    1,406
    0.54
    25. Maternal Conditions
    732
    1.18
     
    4,715
    1.82
    26. Epilepsy
    703
    1.13
     
    2,043
    0.79
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    667
    1.08
     
    1,716
    0.66
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    618
    1.00
     
    2,401
    0.93
    29. Fires
    615
    0.99
     
    2,208
    0.85
    30. Violence
    589
    0.95
     
    5,103
    1.97
    31. Asthma
    561
    0.91
     
    1,957
    0.76
    32. Stomach Cancer
    547
    0.88
     
    726
    0.28
    33. Prostate Cancer
    537
    0.87
     
    2,634
    1.02
    34. Kidney Disease
    510
    0.82
     
    1,647
    0.64
    35. Tuberculosis
    436
    0.70
     
    5,301
    2.05
    36. Lymphomas
    393
    0.63
     
    1,760
    0.68
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    350
    0.56
     
    1,107
    0.43
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    343
    0.55
     
    1,142
    0.44
    39. Breast Cancer
    337
    0.54
     
    1,347
    0.52
    40. Oral Cancer
    329
    0.53
     
    763
    0.30
    41. Pertussis
    324
    0.52
     
    1,657
    0.64
    42. Skin Disease
    314
    0.51
     
    924
    0.36
    43. Poisonings
    311
    0.50
     
    1,202
    0.46
    44. Syphilis
    287
    0.46
     
    1,479
    0.57
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    270
    0.44
     
    889
    0.34
    46. Tetanus
    213
    0.34
     
    578
    0.22
    47. Other Neoplasms
    206
    0.33
     
    729
    0.28
    48. Schistosomiasis
    203
    0.33
     
    582
    0.23
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    198
    0.32
     
    797
    0.31
    50. Leukemia
    195
    0.31
     
    797
    0.31
     
     
    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
    34.75
    22
     
    51.28
    8
    2. Cervical Cancer
    26.75
    16
     
    28.10
    12
    3. Liver Cancer
    14.17
    21
     
    8.34
    48
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.63
    8
     
    18.49
    4
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.79
    44
     
    5.26
    101
    6. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    165
     
    15.40
    106
    7. Lymphomas
    6.21
    57
     
    8.88
    8
    8. Oral Cancer
    6.16
    28
     
    5.09
    38
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    128
     
    6.28
    112
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.42
    128
     
    6.14
    34
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    59
     
    0.70
    170
    12. Leukemia
    2.72
    133
     
    4.13
    80
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.48
    75
     
    1.58
    114
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.43
    38
     
    1.54
    87
    15. Lung Cancers
    1.87
    162
     
    2.63
    153
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.62
    138
     
    2.37
    114
     
     
     
    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.