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Compare Swaziland and Lesotho 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
     
      Swaziland SWAZILAND   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.4
    46.3
    44.3
    125
    118
    121
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    46.4
    50.3
    48.3
    131
    127
    130
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    52.4
    56.3
    54.3
    129
    126
    130
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    56.0
    60.3
    58.1
    137
    132
    135
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    47.0
    49.8
    48.4
    171
    172
    170
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    51.5
    55.7
    53.6
    173
    171
    172
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2015
    56.6
    61.1
    58.9
    171
    164
    168
     
    51.7
    55.4
    53.7
    179
    178
    178
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Swaziland SWAZILAND   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    56.6
    61.1
    171
    164
     
    51.7
    55.4
    179
    178
    Age 5
    60.5
    64.7
    177
    171
     
    57.2
    60.4
    182
    181
    Age 10
    61.1
    65.1
    179
    173
     
    57.7
    60.8
    182
    182
    Age 15
    61.4
    65.5
    179
    174
     
    58.1
    61.1
    183
    182
    Age 20
    62.0
    66.0
    180
    175
     
    58.6
    61.6
    183
    182
    Age 25
    62.7
    66.9
    181
    174
     
    59.2
    62.3
    183
    182
    Age 30
    63.8
    68.1
    180
    174
     
    60.3
    63.5
    183
    183
    Age 35
    65.2
    69.7
    180
    174
     
    61.8
    65.3
    183
    182
    Age 40
    67.1
    71.3
    179
    173
     
    64.2
    67.9
    183
    182
    Age 45
    69.0
    72.8
    176
    171
     
    67.0
    70.5
    183
    181
    Age 50
    70.9
    74.2
    174
    169
     
    69.8
    72.8
    182
    179
    Age 55
    72.8
    75.5
    172
    166
     
    72.3
    74.8
    177
    176
    Age 60
    74.8
    76.9
    171
    164
     
    74.6
    76.6
    173
    172
    Age 65
    76.9
    78.6
    169
    162
     
    76.9
    78.4
    172
    165
    Age 70
    79.3
    80.5
    165
    161
     
    79.3
    80.5
    166
    163
    Age 75
    82.1
    82.9
    161
    159
     
    82.1
    82.9
    162
    157
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    154
    156
     
    85.2
    85.8
    156
    157
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.2
    144
    158
     
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    160
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.0
    130
    159
     
    92.8
    93.0
    158
    161
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.3
    121
    160
     
    97.1
    97.3
    154
    162
    Age 100
    101.8
    101.8
    113
    155
     
    101.6
    101.8
    155
    159
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Swaziland SWAZILAND   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    340.27
    2
     
    648.01
    1
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.95
    72
     
    124.75
    79
    3. Stroke
    114.83
    51
     
    116.53
    48
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    101.17
    27
     
    109.31
    25
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.81
    16
     
    63.57
    26
    6. Tuberculosis
    55.52
    29
     
    92.03
    11
    7. Lung Disease
    53.05
    11
     
    55.25
    10
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    45.71
    35
     
    68.59
    22
    9. Hypertension
    33.05
    14
     
    38.43
    5
    10. Cervical Cancer
    32.87
    8
     
    27.28
    13
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.25
    48
     
    26.76
    49
    12. Kidney Disease
    24.82
    42
     
    21.44
    55
    13. Violence
    20.87
    17
     
    29.26
    12
    14. Liver Disease
    18.40
    77
     
    11.99
    112
    15. Asthma
    18.11
    21
     
    21.50
    12
    16. Suicide
    17.73
    18
     
    13.25
    40
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17.42
    80
     
    14.03
    111
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.48
    13
     
    12.79
    19
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    12.91
    33
     
    12.54
    35
    20. Low Birth Weight
    12.63
    56
     
    25.80
    8
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.79
    148
     
    12.03
    139
    22. Liver Cancer
    10.78
    33
     
    6.15
    74
    23. Maternal Conditions
    10.59
    39
     
    11.86
    35
    24. Malnutrition
    10.53
    44
     
    12.28
    34
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    10.26
    45
     
    8.12
    59
    26. Epilepsy
    9.35
    4
     
    8.20
    8
    27. Other Injuries
    9.33
    74
     
    8.25
    91
    28. Birth Trauma
    8.83
    62
     
    20.79
    13
    29. Meningitis
    6.59
    45
     
    7.84
    41
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.24
    19
     
    5.52
    27
    31. Fires
    6.21
    33
     
    6.82
    25
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.10
    30
     
    15.75
    6
    33. Drownings
    6.05
    61
     
    4.44
    81
    34. Breast Cancer
    5.89
    178
     
    5.45
    180
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.11
    61
     
    6.60
    40
    36. Skin Disease
    5.01
    27
     
    4.64
    33
    37. Skin Cancers
    4.28
    6
     
    4.21
    7
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.03
    44
     
    3.13
    74
    39. Lung Cancers
    3.35
    145
     
    2.92
    148
    40. Poisonings
    2.81
    25
     
    2.72
    30
    41. Falls
    2.70
    149
     
    3.09
    138
    42. Stomach Cancer
    2.46
    168
     
    1.36
    180
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.44
    178
     
    2.18
    179
    44. Drug Use
    2.36
    45
     
    1.61
    69
    45. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    166
     
    1.78
    174
    46. Oral Cancer
    2.14
    121
     
    2.21
    120
    47. Uterin Cancer
    1.95
    94
     
    1.07
    150
    48. Alcohol
    1.93
    74
     
    1.54
    93
    49. Lymphomas
    1.92
    168
     
    1.20
    180
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1.60
    40
     
    0.00
    125
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Swaziland SWAZILAND   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    3,356
    29.92
     
    10,313
    39.90
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    933
    8.32
     
    1,896
    7.34
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    732
    6.53
     
    1,339
    5.18
    4. Stroke
    662
    5.90
     
    1,258
    4.87
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    497
    4.43
     
    1,203
    4.65
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    495
    4.41
     
    697
    2.70
    7. Tuberculosis
    402
    3.58
     
    1,189
    4.60
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    321
    2.86
     
    558
    2.16
    9. Lung Disease
    302
    2.69
     
    593
    2.29
    10. Violence
    257
    2.29
     
    635
    2.46
    11. Low Birth Weight
    247
    2.20
     
    809
    3.13
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    237
    2.11
     
    371
    1.44
    13. Hypertension
    193
    1.72
     
    412
    1.59
    14. Suicide
    189
    1.69
     
    221
    0.86
    15. Birth Trauma
    172
    1.53
     
    652
    2.52
    16. Malnutrition
    168
    1.50
     
    306
    1.18
    17. Kidney Disease
    163
    1.45
     
    249
    0.96
    18. Asthma
    130
    1.16
     
    263
    1.02
    19. Liver Disease
    128
    1.14
     
    144
    0.56
    20. Maternal Conditions
    125
    1.11
     
    250
    0.97
    21. Other Injuries
    118
    1.05
     
    165
    0.64
    22. Cervical Cancer
    117
    1.04
     
    184
    0.71
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    109
    0.97
     
    164
    0.63
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    103
    0.92
     
    133
    0.51
    25. Epilepsy
    94
    0.84
     
    132
    0.51
    26. Meningitis
    85
    0.76
     
    181
    0.70
    27. Drownings
    83
    0.74
     
    97
    0.38
    28. Liver Cancer
    72
    0.64
     
    74
    0.29
    29. Fires
    67
    0.60
     
    118
    0.46
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    56
    0.50
     
    124
    0.48
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    48
    0.43
     
    72
    0.28
    32. Poisonings
    42
    0.37
     
    67
    0.26
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    38
    0.34
     
    174
    0.67
    34. Prostate Cancer
    38
    0.34
     
    56
    0.22
    35. Skin Disease
    36
    0.32
     
    57
    0.22
    36. Pertussis
    31
    0.28
     
    58
    0.22
    37. Other Neoplasms
    31
    0.28
     
    39
    0.15
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    31
    0.28
     
    74
    0.29
    39. Drug Use
    27
    0.24
     
    28
    0.11
    40. Skin Cancers
    25
    0.22
     
    47
    0.18
    41. Lung Cancers
    21
    0.19
     
    33
    0.13
    42. Breast Cancer
    21
    0.19
     
    37
    0.14
    43. Syphilis
    20
    0.18
     
    51
    0.20
    44. Falls
    19
    0.17
     
    37
    0.14
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17
    0.15
     
    27
    0.10
    46. Lymphomas
    17
    0.15
     
    19
    0.07
    47. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.14
     
    16
    0.06
    48. Oral Cancer
    14
    0.12
     
    24
    0.09
    49. Alcohol
    13
    0.12
     
    18
    0.07
    50. Schistosomiasis
    12
    0.11
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Swaziland SWAZILAND   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    32.87
    8
     
    27.28
    13
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.42
    80
     
    14.03
    111
    3. Liver Cancer
    10.78
    33
     
    6.15
    74
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.10
    30
     
    15.75
    6
    5. Breast Cancer
    5.89
    178
     
    5.45
    180
    6. Skin Cancers
    4.28
    6
     
    4.21
    7
    7. Lung Cancers
    3.35
    145
     
    2.92
    148
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.46
    168
     
    1.36
    180
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.44
    178
     
    2.18
    179
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    166
     
    1.78
    174
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.14
    121
     
    2.21
    120
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.95
    94
     
    1.07
    150
    13. Lymphomas
    1.92
    168
     
    1.20
    180
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.35
    131
     
    0.98
    156
    15. Leukemia
    0.83
    176
     
    0.59
    179
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.74
    170
     
    0.50
    177
     
     
     
    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.