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Compare Tanzania 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
     
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Uganda UGANDA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.1
    45.5
    43.7
    129
    126
    127
     
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
    1970
    45.2
    48.6
    46.9
    136
    135
    136
     
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
    1980
    48.7
    52.0
    50.3
    143
    141
    142
     
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
    1990
    49.1
    52.8
    50.9
    160
    157
    160
     
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
    2000
    48.4
    50.0
    49.2
    166
    170
    167
     
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
    2010
    56.4
    58.6
    57.5
    161
    162
    161
     
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
    2015
    59.9
    63.8
    61.8
    154
    156
    155
     
    60.3
    64.3
    62.3
    153
    154
    154
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Uganda UGANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.9
    63.8
    154
    156
     
    60.3
    64.3
    153
    154
    Age 5
    63.2
    66.8
    165
    162
     
    64.1
    67.6
    160
    158
    Age 10
    64.2
    67.7
    165
    163
     
    65.1
    68.4
    159
    157
    Age 15
    64.8
    68.2
    165
    163
     
    65.6
    68.9
    158
    158
    Age 20
    65.5
    68.8
    164
    163
     
    66.3
    69.5
    159
    157
    Age 25
    66.5
    69.5
    162
    163
     
    67.3
    70.3
    158
    156
    Age 30
    67.5
    70.3
    163
    163
     
    68.3
    71.2
    153
    155
    Age 35
    68.6
    71.2
    162
    163
     
    69.4
    72.2
    149
    154
    Age 40
    69.8
    72.3
    163
    162
     
    70.7
    73.2
    145
    153
    Age 45
    71.1
    73.5
    162
    160
     
    72.1
    74.4
    135
    149
    Age 50
    72.6
    74.6
    155
    159
     
    73.5
    75.5
    125
    147
    Age 55
    74.1
    75.8
    150
    158
     
    75.1
    76.7
    118
    144
    Age 60
    75.7
    77.1
    147
    161
     
    76.6
    77.9
    115
    142
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.6
    151
    161
     
    78.4
    79.4
    115
    136
    Age 70
    79.6
    80.5
    150
    162
     
    80.4
    81.2
    115
    134
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    149
    161
     
    82.9
    83.5
    116
    134
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    152
    158
     
    85.8
    86.2
    116
    132
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    157
    156
     
    89.2
    89.6
    121
    132
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    156
    152
     
    93.0
    93.3
    122
    128
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.4
    148
    144
     
    97.2
    97.5
    122
    118
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    135
    120
     
    101.7
    101.9
    130
    118
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Uganda UGANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    106.18
    9
     
    32.67
    48
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    99.87
    30
     
    97.38
    34
    3. HIV/AIDS
    92.36
    22
     
    126.35
    16
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.30
    135
     
    65.39
    162
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    78.62
    18
     
    55.90
    30
    6. Stroke
    76.58
    104
     
    91.84
    81
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    43.56
    9
     
    45.69
    6
    8. Cervical Cancer
    36.16
    5
     
    28.10
    12
    9. Prostate Cancer
    35.77
    20
     
    51.28
    8
    10. Malaria
    35.38
    26
     
    29.30
    29
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.24
    89
     
    22.38
    110
    12. Liver Disease
    25.99
    47
     
    28.94
    36
    13. Hypertension
    25.34
    35
     
    31.88
    19
    14. Maternal Conditions
    22.30
    18
     
    14.99
    28
    15. Lung Disease
    18.09
    130
     
    22.19
    93
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.69
    108
     
    15.42
    111
    17. Meningitis
    14.86
    33
     
    17.14
    26
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    14.00
    19
     
    12.15
    37
    19. Other Injuries
    13.71
    47
     
    14.14
    43
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    12.95
    29
     
    23.39
    5
    21. Anemia
    12.85
    10
     
    8.29
    20
    22. Birth Trauma
    12.13
    43
     
    11.77
    46
    23. Falls
    12.03
    36
     
    15.05
    15
    24. Malnutrition
    11.62
    39
     
    11.77
    37
    25. Breast Cancer
    11.42
    142
     
    15.40
    106
    26. Low Birth Weight
    10.85
    68
     
    11.97
    61
    27. Suicide
    10.81
    79
     
    12.26
    55
    28. Epilepsy
    10.58
    3
     
    6.36
    19
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.05
    17
     
    18.49
    4
    30. Violence
    8.99
    61
     
    16.65
    21
    31. Asthma
    8.77
    70
     
    10.82
    59
    32. Kidney Disease
    7.85
    150
     
    8.74
    133
    33. Fires
    7.05
    21
     
    7.37
    16
    34. Oral Cancer
    6.86
    20
     
    5.09
    38
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.46
    43
     
    7.53
    32
    36. Drownings
    5.93
    62
     
    7.13
    44
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.49
    96
     
    5.93
    80
    38. Skin Disease
    5.48
    17
     
    5.19
    21
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.19
    148
     
    6.28
    112
    40. Stomach Cancer
    3.25
    145
     
    5.26
    101
    41. Schistosomiasis
    3.13
    27
     
    3.07
    30
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.06
    74
     
    4.37
    48
    43. Syphilis
    3.02
    24
     
    2.44
    35
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2.98
    80
     
    4.40
    33
    45. Bladder Cancer
    2.49
    74
     
    0.70
    170
    46. Poisonings
    2.35
    39
     
    2.91
    20
    47. Liver Cancer
    2.19
    175
     
    8.34
    48
    48. Tetanus
    2.11
    23
     
    1.64
    33
    49. Hepatitis B
    2.02
    28
     
    2.02
    29
    50. Lymphomas
    2.01
    165
     
    8.88
    8
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Uganda UGANDA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39,020
    10.46
     
    28,384
    10.98
    2. HIV/AIDS
    35,234
    9.44
     
    34,346
    13.29
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    29,645
    7.95
     
    16,573
    6.41
    4. Tuberculosis
    28,867
    7.74
     
    5,301
    2.05
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,082
    5.11
     
    8,428
    3.26
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    17,840
    4.78
     
    10,675
    4.13
    7. Stroke
    17,195
    4.61
     
    12,147
    4.70
    8. Malaria
    16,992
    4.55
     
    12,487
    4.83
    9. Birth Trauma
    12,866
    3.45
     
    9,670
    3.74
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    12,470
    3.34
     
    8,438
    3.26
    11. Low Birth Weight
    11,513
    3.09
     
    9,831
    3.80
    12. Maternal Conditions
    10,114
    2.71
     
    4,715
    1.82
    13. Meningitis
    7,363
    1.97
     
    6,838
    2.64
    14. Liver Disease
    7,065
    1.89
     
    4,807
    1.86
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,954
    1.86
     
    3,043
    1.18
    16. Other Injuries
    6,928
    1.86
     
    5,234
    2.02
    17. Malnutrition
    6,219
    1.67
     
    5,131
    1.98
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    5,666
    1.52
     
    8,078
    3.12
    19. Hypertension
    5,601
    1.50
     
    4,122
    1.59
    20. Epilepsy
    4,871
    1.31
     
    2,043
    0.79
    21. Anemia
    4,742
    1.27
     
    2,220
    0.86
    22. Cervical Cancer
    4,670
    1.25
     
    2,358
    0.91
    23. Violence
    4,056
    1.09
     
    5,103
    1.97
    24. Lung Disease
    3,994
    1.07
     
    2,859
    1.11
    25. Falls
    3,959
    1.06
     
    2,970
    1.15
    26. Suicide
    3,735
    1.00
     
    2,791
    1.08
    27. Drownings
    3,454
    0.93
     
    3,186
    1.23
    28. Prostate Cancer
    3,309
    0.89
     
    2,634
    1.02
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,105
    0.83
     
    1,716
    0.66
    30. Fires
    3,008
    0.81
     
    2,208
    0.85
    31. Syphilis
    2,552
    0.68
     
    1,479
    0.57
    32. Asthma
    2,491
    0.67
     
    1,957
    0.76
    33. Kidney Disease
    2,396
    0.64
     
    1,647
    0.64
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,297
    0.62
     
    2,401
    0.93
    35. Pertussis
    1,875
    0.50
     
    1,657
    0.64
    36. Oral Cancer
    1,714
    0.46
     
    763
    0.30
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,603
    0.43
     
    1,107
    0.43
    38. Skin Disease
    1,583
    0.42
     
    924
    0.36
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,576
    0.42
     
    1,142
    0.44
    40. Breast Cancer
    1,549
    0.42
     
    1,347
    0.52
    41. Poisonings
    1,282
    0.34
     
    1,202
    0.46
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,111
    0.30
     
    889
    0.34
    43. Tetanus
    1,041
    0.28
     
    578
    0.22
    44. Schistosomiasis
    930
    0.25
     
    582
    0.23
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    884
    0.24
     
    797
    0.31
    46. Encephalitis
    846
    0.23
     
    532
    0.21
    47. Stomach Cancer
    831
    0.22
     
    726
    0.28
    48. Other Neoplasms
    793
    0.21
     
    729
    0.28
    49. Hepatitis B
    687
    0.18
     
    447
    0.17
    50. Lymphomas
    674
    0.18
     
    1,760
    0.68
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Uganda UGANDA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    36.16
    5
     
    28.10
    12
    2. Prostate Cancer
    35.77
    20
     
    51.28
    8
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.42
    142
     
    15.40
    106
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.05
    17
     
    18.49
    4
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.86
    20
     
    5.09
    38
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.19
    148
     
    6.28
    112
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.25
    145
     
    5.26
    101
    8. Bladder Cancer
    2.49
    74
     
    0.70
    170
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.19
    175
     
    8.34
    48
    10. Lymphomas
    2.01
    165
     
    8.88
    8
    11. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    176
     
    6.14
    34
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.51
    90
     
    1.54
    87
    13. Leukemia
    1.20
    164
     
    4.13
    80
    14. Lung Cancers
    0.79
    182
     
    2.63
    153
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.69
    172
     
    1.58
    114
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.34
    179
     
    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.