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Compare Senegal and Mauritania 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
     
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.2
    41.2
    40.7
    142
    147
    143
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    44.6
    45.5
    45.0
    141
    145
    142
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    50.6
    51.7
    51.1
    134
    143
    140
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    56.4
    58.5
    57.4
    136
    141
    138
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    59.3
    62.8
    61.0
    132
    131
    131
     
    59.8
    63.3
    61.5
    130
    128
    130
    2010
    62.6
    65.8
    64.3
    132
    136
    135
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2015
    64.6
    68.6
    66.7
    131
    132
    128
     
    61.6
    64.6
    63.1
    146
    153
    150
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    68.6
    131
    132
     
    61.6
    64.6
    146
    153
    Age 5
    68.2
    71.8
    126
    132
     
    68.1
    70.1
    127
    143
    Age 10
    68.7
    72.2
    125
    132
     
    68.6
    70.7
    127
    142
    Age 15
    69.0
    72.5
    124
    132
     
    68.9
    71.0
    126
    143
    Age 20
    69.4
    72.8
    123
    133
     
    69.3
    71.5
    124
    144
    Age 25
    70.0
    73.3
    121
    133
     
    69.9
    72.1
    124
    141
    Age 30
    70.5
    73.8
    122
    133
     
    70.5
    72.7
    123
    140
    Age 35
    71.1
    74.2
    123
    133
     
    71.1
    73.3
    124
    143
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.7
    124
    133
     
    71.7
    73.9
    126
    144
    Age 45
    72.5
    75.3
    125
    137
     
    72.5
    74.6
    126
    148
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    131
    142
     
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    150
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.7
    135
    145
     
    74.5
    76.1
    138
    152
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.6
    143
    147
     
    75.8
    77.1
    145
    158
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.8
    152
    152
     
    77.4
    78.4
    153
    168
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.4
    162
    165
     
    79.4
    80.1
    164
    171
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.5
    167
    170
     
    81.8
    82.3
    168
    172
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.3
    168
    169
     
    84.8
    85.1
    169
    171
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.7
    172
    169
     
    88.3
    88.6
    174
    173
    Age 90
    92.4
    92.6
    172
    171
     
    92.4
    92.6
    173
    173
    Age 95
    96.9
    97.0
    171
    172
     
    96.9
    97.0
    172
    173
    Age 100
    101.5
    101.6
    169
    170
     
    101.5
    101.6
    170
    171
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    215.18
    7
     
    141.26
    27
    2. Stroke
    79.48
    99
     
    105.93
    71
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    64.19
    17
     
    49.75
    34
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    58.24
    141
     
    76.62
    114
    5. Malaria
    55.51
    19
     
    53.04
    20
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.03
    27
     
    36.50
    62
    7. Tuberculosis
    28.30
    40
     
    143.33
    2
    8. Meningitis
    26.13
    21
     
    22.02
    28
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.47
    32
     
    33.75
    13
    10. Other Injuries
    24.57
    26
     
    13.97
    69
    11. Liver Disease
    23.17
    56
     
    18.37
    74
    12. Lung Disease
    22.03
    64
     
    14.76
    120
    13. Cervical Cancer
    21.86
    24
     
    17.16
    38
    14. Kidney Disease
    18.34
    50
     
    15.31
    75
    15. Low Birth Weight
    16.74
    43
     
    28.49
    14
    16. HIV/AIDS
    16.57
    59
     
    21.93
    51
    17. Prostate Cancer
    16.22
    90
     
    14.38
    102
    18. Maternal Conditions
    15.45
    33
     
    12.93
    40
    19. Falls
    14.85
    20
     
    11.37
    32
    20. Birth Trauma
    14.54
    44
     
    18.06
    32
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13.62
    15
     
    11.25
    19
    22. Hypertension
    11.66
    125
     
    14.53
    106
    23. Epilepsy
    11.26
    19
     
    8.51
    32
    24. Breast Cancer
    10.43
    141
     
    12.77
    115
    25. Asthma
    10.30
    40
     
    7.94
    66
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.25
    52
     
    10.33
    51
    27. Liver Cancer
    9.73
    38
     
    11.44
    29
    28. Malnutrition
    9.62
    48
     
    21.95
    38
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    9.21
    65
     
    10.63
    36
    30. Appendicitis
    6.93
    14
     
    5.30
    18
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.68
    95
     
    8.20
    77
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.10
    98
     
    3.10
    137
    33. Suicide
    5.03
    124
     
    2.68
    156
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    4.55
    3
     
    2.99
    44
    35. Skin Disease
    4.46
    42
     
    3.31
    56
    36. Anemia
    4.32
    29
     
    9.28
    21
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.19
    83
     
    4.94
    77
    38. Hepatitis B
    4.18
    19
     
    2.14
    41
    39. Fires
    3.96
    67
     
    6.18
    48
    40. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.93
    63
     
    3.43
    74
    41. Drownings
    3.74
    85
     
    2.99
    96
    42. Measles
    3.07
    22
     
    2.26
    32
    43. Violence
    3.06
    113
     
    5.10
    91
    44. Ovary Cancer
    3.03
    131
     
    3.01
    133
    45. Schistosomiasis
    2.98
    31
     
    2.16
    43
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.75
    159
     
    2.64
    162
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.63
    21
     
    2.09
    32
    48. Lymphomas
    2.57
    134
     
    2.48
    137
    49. Bladder Cancer
    2.26
    79
     
    1.34
    122
    50. Other Neoplasms
    2.25
    109
     
    2.60
    88
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15,817
    18.30
     
    3,633
    13.32
    2. Malaria
    7,835
    9.06
     
    1,864
    6.84
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6,141
    7.10
     
    1,731
    6.35
    4. Low Birth Weight
    4,378
    5.06
     
    1,846
    6.77
    5. Stroke
    4,341
    5.02
     
    1,689
    6.19
    6. Birth Trauma
    3,802
    4.40
     
    1,170
    4.29
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,248
    3.76
     
    1,245
    4.56
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,013
    3.49
     
    622
    2.28
    9. Meningitis
    2,723
    3.15
     
    731
    2.68
    10. Tuberculosis
    2,602
    3.01
     
    3,366
    12.35
    11. Other Injuries
    2,539
    2.94
     
    452
    1.66
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,534
    2.93
     
    1,001
    3.67
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    2,290
    2.65
     
    653
    2.39
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,877
    2.17
     
    716
    2.63
    15. Maternal Conditions
    1,742
    2.01
     
    436
    1.60
    16. Liver Disease
    1,657
    1.92
     
    394
    1.45
    17. Epilepsy
    1,273
    1.47
     
    279
    1.02
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,265
    1.46
     
    309
    1.13
    19. Falls
    1,259
    1.46
     
    295
    1.08
    20. Lung Disease
    1,226
    1.42
     
    240
    0.88
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    1,035
    1.20
     
    304
    1.11
    22. Cervical Cancer
    846
    0.98
     
    186
    0.68
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    841
    0.97
     
    204
    0.75
    24. Asthma
    704
    0.81
     
    158
    0.58
    25. Measles
    697
    0.81
     
    131
    0.48
    26. Malnutrition
    692
    0.80
     
    477
    1.75
    27. Liver Cancer
    692
    0.80
     
    264
    0.97
    28. Hypertension
    635
    0.73
     
    229
    0.84
    29. Fires
    546
    0.63
     
    253
    0.93
    30. Pertussis
    525
    0.61
     
    145
    0.53
    31. Appendicitis
    496
    0.57
     
    111
    0.41
    32. Drownings
    491
    0.57
     
    114
    0.42
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    454
    0.53
     
    163
    0.60
    34. Suicide
    438
    0.51
     
    68
    0.25
    35. Breast Cancer
    436
    0.50
     
    155
    0.57
    36. Violence
    368
    0.43
     
    183
    0.67
    37. Stomach Cancer
    345
    0.40
     
    64
    0.23
    38. Prostate Cancer
    338
    0.39
     
    83
    0.31
    39. Anemia
    320
    0.37
     
    198
    0.73
    40. Hepatitis B
    308
    0.36
     
    47
    0.17
    41. Skin Disease
    308
    0.36
     
    66
    0.24
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    284
    0.33
     
    96
    0.35
    43. Lymphomas
    232
    0.27
     
    63
    0.23
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    231
    0.27
     
    43
    0.16
    45. Alzheimers/Dementia
    211
    0.24
     
    52
    0.19
    46. Poisonings
    204
    0.24
     
    68
    0.25
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    202
    0.23
     
    61
    0.22
    48. Schistosomiasis
    194
    0.22
     
    42
    0.15
    49. Other Neoplasms
    169
    0.20
     
    60
    0.22
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    158
    0.18
     
    36
    0.13
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    21.86
    24
     
    17.16
    38
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.22
    90
     
    14.38
    102
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.43
    141
     
    12.77
    115
    4. Liver Cancer
    9.73
    38
     
    11.44
    29
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.10
    98
     
    3.10
    137
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.03
    131
     
    3.01
    133
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.75
    159
     
    2.64
    162
    8. Lymphomas
    2.57
    134
     
    2.48
    137
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.26
    79
     
    1.34
    122
    10. Skin Cancers
    2.00
    55
     
    1.61
    83
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.53
    155
     
    1.21
    164
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.51
    150
     
    1.15
    161
    13. Leukemia
    1.12
    156
     
    0.98
    164
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.01
    146
     
    1.05
    144
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.76
    159
     
    1.02
    147
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.63
    161
     
    0.58
    164
     
     
     
    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.