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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Somalia and Kenya 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
     
      Somalia SOMALIA   Kenya KENYA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    34.7
    37.7
    36.2
    163
    158
    163
     
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
    1970
    38.7
    41.8
    40.2
    162
    159
    162
     
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
    1980
    41.0
    44.2
    42.6
    171
    169
    169
     
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
    1990
    40.0
    43.3
    41.6
    180
    179
    179
     
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
    2000
    44.0
    46.2
    45.1
    173
    176
    174
     
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    157
    156
    157
    2010
    50.8
    54.1
    52.4
    176
    173
    174
     
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
    2015
    53.5
    56.6
    55.0
    175
    175
    175
     
    61.1
    65.8
    63.4
    148
    147
    149
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Somalia SOMALIA   Kenya KENYA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    53.5
    56.6
    175
    175
     
    61.1
    65.8
    148
    147
    Age 5
    62.3
    64.9
    168
    170
     
    64.5
    68.9
    158
    152
    Age 10
    63.5
    66.2
    168
    170
     
    65.3
    69.6
    158
    151
    Age 15
    64.3
    67.0
    168
    170
     
    65.8
    70.0
    157
    150
    Age 20
    65.2
    67.8
    168
    169
     
    66.6
    70.6
    156
    149
    Age 25
    66.3
    68.6
    164
    167
     
    67.5
    71.3
    153
    149
    Age 30
    67.5
    69.6
    162
    168
     
    68.5
    72.0
    150
    148
    Age 35
    68.8
    70.7
    159
    168
     
    69.5
    72.8
    148
    149
    Age 40
    70.1
    71.9
    159
    167
     
    70.7
    73.6
    146
    148
    Age 45
    71.4
    73.1
    156
    168
     
    72.0
    74.6
    139
    147
    Age 50
    72.8
    74.2
    150
    168
     
    73.3
    75.5
    135
    148
    Age 55
    74.3
    75.4
    145
    167
     
    74.7
    76.5
    129
    149
    Age 60
    75.8
    76.8
    142
    166
     
    76.2
    77.6
    130
    149
    Age 65
    77.7
    78.4
    141
    166
     
    77.9
    79.0
    130
    149
    Age 70
    79.9
    80.4
    140
    164
     
    80.0
    80.8
    134
    148
    Age 75
    82.5
    82.9
    138
    156
     
    82.5
    83.1
    140
    150
    Age 80
    85.6
    85.9
    130
    151
     
    85.4
    85.9
    142
    148
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.3
    123
    146
     
    88.9
    89.3
    147
    150
    Age 90
    93.1
    93.2
    116
    140
     
    92.8
    93.1
    146
    145
    Age 95
    97.3
    97.4
    109
    129
     
    97.1
    97.4
    139
    142
    Age 100
    101.9
    102.0
    94
    99
     
    101.7
    101.9
    123
    116
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Somalia SOMALIA   Kenya KENYA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    188.73
    11
     
    165.60
    21
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    148.26
    4
     
    60.06
    20
    3. Tuberculosis
    123.01
    4
     
    34.80
    31
    4. Stroke
    96.19
    79
     
    90.97
    87
    5. Malnutrition
    83.15
    5
     
    56.68
    9
    6. War
    67.93
    2
     
    0.95
    22
    7. Maternal Conditions
    50.92
    2
     
    17.55
    30
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    50.08
    154
     
    53.61
    149
    9. Measles
    40.29
    1
     
    0.91
    49
    10. Meningitis
    37.00
    13
     
    22.45
    27
    11. HIV/AIDS
    35.09
    43
     
    143.53
    22
    12. Birth Trauma
    32.70
    2
     
    18.91
    25
    13. Low Birth Weight
    30.96
    8
     
    17.22
    41
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.17
    85
     
    32.39
    72
    15. Malaria
    26.53
    34
     
    28.28
    33
    16. Other Injuries
    26.32
    23
     
    14.85
    66
    17. Breast Cancer
    22.07
    29
     
    16.67
    84
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.65
    58
     
    25.11
    35
    19. Kidney Disease
    21.28
    26
     
    14.24
    85
    20. Cervical Cancer
    21.01
    26
     
    21.51
    25
    21. Liver Disease
    17.89
    75
     
    16.74
    82
    22. Prostate Cancer
    17.67
    74
     
    31.38
    20
    23. Lung Disease
    17.01
    100
     
    8.57
    154
    24. Fires
    16.67
    5
     
    11.27
    27
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    14.55
    26
     
    13.62
    34
    26. Drownings
    13.09
    4
     
    9.82
    19
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.51
    32
     
    12.01
    37
    28. Hypertension
    11.85
    122
     
    12.49
    120
    29. Suicide
    11.83
    53
     
    15.58
    29
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    11.66
    19
     
    10.32
    44
    31. Epilepsy
    10.81
    21
     
    9.64
    27
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.56
    14
     
    17.42
    4
    33. Poisonings
    9.59
    3
     
    3.73
    38
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.57
    22
     
    4.95
    76
    35. Falls
    9.48
    45
     
    11.15
    33
    36. Asthma
    9.13
    52
     
    4.02
    90
    37. Skin Disease
    9.13
    11
     
    7.73
    18
    38. Violence
    9.11
    57
     
    6.05
    80
    39. Tetanus
    7.19
    1
     
    0.86
    33
    40. Other Neoplasms
    7.19
    8
     
    2.92
    79
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.47
    100
     
    6.47
    99
    42. Stomach Cancer
    6.41
    70
     
    9.64
    44
    43. Ovary Cancer
    6.40
    32
     
    4.90
    71
    44. Lymphomas
    6.02
    52
     
    5.42
    68
    45. Schistosomiasis
    5.72
    6
     
    4.05
    20
    46. Leishmaniasis
    5.32
    2
     
    1.99
    9
    47. Anemia
    4.93
    27
     
    3.38
    34
    48. Leukemia
    4.82
    39
     
    3.97
    79
    49. Oral Cancer
    4.70
    48
     
    6.73
    16
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    4.49
    14
     
    6.62
    7
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Somalia SOMALIA   Kenya KENYA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18,701
    14.56
     
    45,441
    13.58
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    15,559
    12.11
     
    23,374
    6.98
    3. Measles
    8,670
    6.75
     
    637
    0.19
    4. Birth Trauma
    7,039
    5.48
     
    14,853
    4.44
    5. Malnutrition
    7,001
    5.45
     
    15,253
    4.56
    6. Low Birth Weight
    6,663
    5.19
     
    13,528
    4.04
    7. Tuberculosis
    6,458
    5.03
     
    9,379
    2.80
    8. War
    5,781
    4.50
     
    364
    0.11
    9. Meningitis
    5,011
    3.90
     
    8,708
    2.60
    10. Maternal Conditions
    3,984
    3.10
     
    6,425
    1.92
    11. Stroke
    3,746
    2.92
     
    14,609
    4.37
    12. Malaria
    2,937
    2.29
     
    11,970
    3.58
    13. HIV/AIDS
    2,481
    1.93
     
    54,518
    16.29
    14. Other Injuries
    2,455
    1.91
     
    5,658
    1.69
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    2,233
    1.74
     
    7,472
    2.23
    16. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,071
    1.61
     
    9,163
    2.74
    17. Fires
    1,825
    1.42
     
    4,567
    1.36
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,820
    1.42
     
    8,841
    2.64
    19. Tetanus
    1,542
    1.20
     
    650
    0.19
    20. Drownings
    1,499
    1.17
     
    4,348
    1.30
    21. Kidney Disease
    1,238
    0.96
     
    3,080
    0.92
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    1,177
    0.92
     
    4,199
    1.25
    23. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,136
    0.88
     
    5,633
    1.68
    24. Poisonings
    1,023
    0.80
     
    1,630
    0.49
    25. Epilepsy
    1,020
    0.79
     
    3,613
    1.08
    26. Liver Disease
    931
    0.73
     
    3,680
    1.10
    27. Violence
    833
    0.65
     
    2,429
    0.73
    28. Suicide
    815
    0.63
     
    4,647
    1.39
    29. Pertussis
    808
    0.63
     
    1,619
    0.48
    30. Lung Disease
    777
    0.61
     
    1,572
    0.47
    31. Leishmaniasis
    670
    0.52
     
    980
    0.29
    32. Falls
    636
    0.50
     
    2,865
    0.86
    33. Breast Cancer
    608
    0.47
     
    1,877
    0.56
    34. Syphilis
    605
    0.47
     
    1,637
    0.49
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    595
    0.46
     
    2,283
    0.68
    36. Cervical Cancer
    542
    0.42
     
    2,338
    0.70
    37. Skin Disease
    517
    0.40
     
    1,705
    0.51
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    513
    0.40
     
    1,074
    0.32
    39. Hypertension
    472
    0.37
     
    1,995
    0.60
    40. Asthma
    458
    0.36
     
    793
    0.24
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    458
    0.36
     
    3,094
    0.92
    42. Encephalitis
    423
    0.33
     
    1,060
    0.32
    43. Anemia
    380
    0.30
     
    980
    0.29
    44. Other Neoplasms
    357
    0.28
     
    582
    0.17
    45. Lymphomas
    331
    0.26
     
    1,209
    0.36
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    308
    0.24
     
    1,242
    0.37
    47. Leukemia
    300
    0.23
     
    1,053
    0.31
    48. Schistosomiasis
    298
    0.23
     
    933
    0.28
    49. Drug Use
    294
    0.23
     
    749
    0.22
    50. Prostate Cancer
    277
    0.22
     
    2,047
    0.61
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Somalia SOMALIA   Kenya KENYA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.07
    29
     
    16.67
    84
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.01
    26
     
    21.51
    25
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.67
    74
     
    31.38
    20
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.56
    14
     
    17.42
    4
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.47
    100
     
    6.47
    99
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.41
    70
     
    9.64
    44
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.40
    32
     
    4.90
    71
    8. Lymphomas
    6.02
    52
     
    5.42
    68
    9. Leukemia
    4.82
    39
     
    3.97
    79
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.70
    48
     
    6.73
    16
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    133
     
    5.10
    93
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.70
    138
     
    2.53
    140
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.95
    120
     
    2.79
    94
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.90
    90
     
    2.32
    69
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.41
    117
     
    1.11
    137
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.28
    112
     
    1.60
    87
     
     
     
    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.