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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 2014 updates, 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
    47.9
    50.4
    49.1
    163
    165
    163
     
    45.8
    47.2
    46.5
    170
    171
    170
    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
    155
    156
    156
     
    60.3
    64.3
    62.3
    154
    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
    155
    156
     
    60.3
    64.3
    154
    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
    163
    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
    153
    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. HIV/AIDS
    196.99
    14
     
    245.98
    10
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    107.39
    35
     
    139.64
    28
    3. Stroke
    74.49
    102
     
    116.56
    58
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.00
    148
     
    67.64
    126
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53.01
    28
     
    53.91
    27
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.18
    34
     
    39.88
    50
    7. Malaria
    42.42
    28
     
    42.12
    29
    8. Prostate Cancer
    35.83
    17
     
    47.72
    6
    9. Cervical Cancer
    33.56
    8
     
    27.03
    13
    10. Malnutrition
    29.61
    33
     
    30.26
    32
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.12
    21
     
    37.14
    7
    12. Suicide
    23.34
    10
     
    18.67
    17
    13. Maternal Conditions
    21.24
    22
     
    22.69
    20
    14. Liver Disease
    20.92
    64
     
    41.49
    11
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    20.64
    11
     
    18.79
    15
    16. Kidney Disease
    19.53
    41
     
    20.93
    29
    17. Hypertension
    17.38
    85
     
    19.45
    61
    18. Other Injuries
    16.76
    55
     
    24.87
    24
    19. Tuberculosis
    16.68
    55
     
    14.19
    58
    20. Lung Disease
    15.66
    110
     
    18.10
    94
    21. Violence
    14.41
    33
     
    20.93
    20
    22. Birth Trauma
    14.04
    48
     
    14.31
    47
    23. Fires
    13.64
    12
     
    17.98
    3
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.15
    26
     
    12.39
    34
    25. Drownings
    12.78
    5
     
    12.77
    6
    26. Low Birth Weight
    11.60
    62
     
    15.82
    46
    27. Epilepsy
    10.79
    22
     
    10.94
    20
    28. Breast Cancer
    10.27
    142
     
    13.51
    112
    29. Skin Disease
    10.03
    6
     
    9.08
    12
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    9.79
    52
     
    9.12
    69
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.29
    20
     
    16.89
    5
    32. Meningitis
    9.07
    45
     
    23.27
    25
    33. Poisonings
    8.11
    7
     
    5.98
    17
    34. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    7.21
    5
     
    7.51
    4
    35. Oral Cancer
    6.36
    19
     
    4.42
    56
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.04
    62
     
    7.47
    43
    37. Falls
    6.00
    78
     
    23.62
    4
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.88
    50
     
    2.18
    98
    39. Asthma
    4.55
    86
     
    7.97
    65
    40. Schistosomiasis
    4.40
    17
     
    4.81
    15
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.65
    145
     
    5.52
    109
    42. Hepatitis B
    3.53
    27
     
    5.36
    7
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.38
    75
     
    3.17
    85
    44. Syphilis
    3.16
    19
     
    4.05
    10
    45. Stomach Cancer
    2.97
    141
     
    4.88
    104
    46. Other Neoplasms
    2.92
    78
     
    4.21
    32
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    2.74
    53
     
    3.25
    33
    48. Leishmaniasis
    2.52
    8
     
    2.85
    6
    49. Bladder Cancer
    2.21
    81
     
    0.63
    162
    50. Pertussis
    2.02
    44
     
    2.27
    19
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Uganda UGANDA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    73,378
    20.52
     
    61,424
    19.15
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34,890
    9.76
     
    33,776
    10.53
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    21,028
    5.88
     
    18,538
    5.78
    4. Malaria
    20,899
    5.84
     
    19,869
    6.19
    5. Stroke
    14,582
    4.08
     
    13,902
    4.33
    6. Birth Trauma
    13,398
    3.75
     
    11,206
    3.49
    7. Low Birth Weight
    11,070
    3.10
     
    12,383
    3.86
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,031
    3.08
     
    8,586
    2.68
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,740
    3.00
     
    10,133
    3.16
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,257
    2.59
     
    5,129
    1.60
    11. Malnutrition
    8,720
    2.44
     
    6,730
    2.10
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8,347
    2.33
     
    6,172
    1.92
    13. Maternal Conditions
    8,064
    2.26
     
    6,028
    1.88
    14. Suicide
    7,228
    2.02
     
    4,323
    1.35
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6,599
    1.85
     
    4,884
    1.52
    16. Other Injuries
    6,496
    1.82
     
    7,425
    2.31
    17. Tuberculosis
    6,044
    1.69
     
    4,674
    1.46
    18. Violence
    5,971
    1.67
     
    6,598
    2.06
    19. Drownings
    5,775
    1.61
     
    4,564
    1.42
    20. Fires
    5,553
    1.55
     
    5,866
    1.83
    21. Liver Disease
    5,050
    1.41
     
    6,697
    2.09
    22. Kidney Disease
    4,704
    1.32
     
    3,584
    1.12
    23. Epilepsy
    4,118
    1.15
     
    3,401
    1.06
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4,104
    1.15
     
    2,167
    0.68
    25. Meningitis
    4,040
    1.13
     
    7,899
    2.46
    26. Hypertension
    3,424
    0.96
     
    2,375
    0.74
    27. Lung Disease
    3,222
    0.90
     
    2,412
    0.75
    28. Poisonings
    3,149
    0.88
     
    1,851
    0.58
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,875
    0.80
     
    1,788
    0.56
    30. Prostate Cancer
    2,752
    0.77
     
    2,287
    0.71
    31. Syphilis
    2,562
    0.72
     
    2,795
    0.87
    32. Skin Disease
    2,401
    0.67
     
    1,562
    0.49
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,968
    0.55
     
    2,149
    0.67
    34. Pertussis
    1,915
    0.54
     
    1,750
    0.55
    35. Falls
    1,657
    0.46
     
    4,706
    1.47
    36. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,614
    0.45
     
    1,132
    0.35
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,465
    0.41
     
    1,263
    0.39
    38. Oral Cancer
    1,462
    0.41
     
    676
    0.21
    39. Leishmaniasis
    1,318
    0.37
     
    1,259
    0.39
    40. Breast Cancer
    1,300
    0.36
     
    1,119
    0.35
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,094
    0.31
     
    324
    0.10
    42. Schistosomiasis
    1,075
    0.30
     
    795
    0.25
    43. Asthma
    1,006
    0.28
     
    1,194
    0.37
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    901
    0.25
     
    765
    0.24
    45. Hepatitis B
    898
    0.25
     
    942
    0.29
    46. Other Neoplasms
    728
    0.20
     
    671
    0.21
    47. Alzheimers/Dementia
    707
    0.20
     
    449
    0.14
    48. Stomach Cancer
    664
    0.19
     
    661
    0.21
    49. Anemia
    601
    0.17
     
    471
    0.15
    50. Lymphomas
    585
    0.16
     
    989
    0.31
     
     
    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. Prostate Cancer
    35.83
    17
     
    47.72
    6
    2. Cervical Cancer
    33.56
    8
     
    27.03
    13
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.27
    142
     
    13.51
    112
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.29
    20
     
    16.89
    5
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.36
    19
     
    4.42
    56
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.65
    145
     
    5.52
    109
    7. Stomach Cancer
    2.97
    141
     
    4.88
    104
    8. Bladder Cancer
    2.21
    81
     
    0.63
    162
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.02
    162
     
    7.87
    50
    10. Skin Cancers
    1.94
    60
     
    2.08
    48
    11. Lymphomas
    1.81
    158
     
    6.07
    51
    12. Ovary Cancer
    1.48
    167
     
    5.48
    51
    13. Leukemia
    1.18
    153
     
    3.79
    89
    14. Lung Cancers
    0.77
    170
     
    2.30
    142
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.62
    163
     
    1.51
    107
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.18
    172
     
    2.10
    113
     
     
     
    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.