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Compare Togo and Ghana 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
     
      Togo TOGO   Ghana GHANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.3
    44.4
    42.8
    132
    130
    131
     
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
    1970
    46.9
    50.2
    48.5
    128
    128
    129
     
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
    1980
    52.7
    56.3
    54.4
    128
    125
    129
     
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
    1990
    55.7
    59.7
    57.6
    139
    135
    136
     
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
    2000
    53.3
    55.9
    54.6
    151
    151
    151
     
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
    2010
    56.6
    58.2
    57.4
    160
    165
    164
     
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
    2015
    58.6
    61.1
    59.9
    164
    166
    164
     
    61.0
    63.9
    62.4
    149
    155
    153
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Togo TOGO   Ghana GHANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    58.6
    61.1
    164
    166
     
    61.0
    63.9
    149
    155
    Age 5
    63.3
    65.2
    164
    169
     
    65.3
    67.7
    153
    157
    Age 10
    64.5
    66.6
    163
    168
     
    66.1
    68.5
    151
    156
    Age 15
    65.3
    67.3
    161
    167
     
    66.6
    69.0
    151
    157
    Age 20
    66.1
    68.1
    160
    166
     
    67.3
    69.5
    145
    156
    Age 25
    67.0
    68.9
    159
    166
     
    68.2
    70.2
    143
    157
    Age 30
    68.0
    69.8
    157
    166
     
    69.0
    70.9
    144
    157
    Age 35
    69.1
    70.8
    156
    166
     
    69.9
    71.7
    143
    158
    Age 40
    70.4
    72.1
    149
    165
     
    70.8
    72.5
    144
    158
    Age 45
    71.7
    73.3
    145
    164
     
    71.7
    73.4
    142
    162
    Age 50
    73.1
    74.5
    138
    163
     
    72.8
    74.3
    151
    166
    Age 55
    74.5
    75.7
    132
    161
     
    74.0
    75.3
    154
    171
    Age 60
    76.1
    77.0
    132
    163
     
    75.4
    76.4
    159
    173
    Age 65
    77.8
    78.5
    135
    163
     
    77.1
    77.8
    166
    175
    Age 70
    79.8
    80.4
    142
    166
     
    79.1
    79.6
    172
    175
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.7
    148
    167
     
    81.6
    81.9
    175
    175
    Age 80
    85.0
    85.3
    165
    167
     
    84.6
    84.8
    175
    178
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.5
    171
    176
     
    88.2
    88.4
    176
    177
    Age 90
    92.0
    92.1
    183
    182
     
    92.3
    92.5
    175
    175
    Age 95
    96.6
    96.6
    183
    182
     
    96.8
    97.0
    175
    175
    Age 100
    101.3
    101.4
    181
    183
     
    101.5
    101.6
    174
    175
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Togo TOGO   Ghana GHANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    155.35
    10
     
    144.64
    15
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    145.94
    57
     
    155.08
    44
    3. Stroke
    143.60
    16
     
    160.10
    11
    4. HIV/AIDS
    107.98
    19
     
    45.84
    32
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    59.71
    27
     
    25.76
    49
    6. Liver Disease
    50.77
    10
     
    47.10
    15
    7. Malaria
    39.32
    20
     
    50.27
    6
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.30
    15
     
    33.17
    31
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.01
    80
     
    45.45
    48
    10. Lung Disease
    29.36
    47
     
    21.09
    103
    11. Meningitis
    22.33
    18
     
    25.33
    14
    12. Kidney Disease
    20.42
    58
     
    19.32
    67
    13. Other Injuries
    19.68
    21
     
    19.68
    22
    14. Asthma
    17.27
    23
     
    11.82
    51
    15. Low Birth Weight
    17.17
    34
     
    17.97
    29
    16. Birth Trauma
    16.78
    28
     
    16.94
    27
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    16.39
    15
     
    21.56
    7
    18. Breast Cancer
    16.29
    97
     
    12.79
    129
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.93
    104
     
    16.47
    102
    20. Malnutrition
    15.92
    24
     
    11.68
    38
    21. Hypertension
    15.39
    73
     
    19.97
    53
    22. Suicide
    15.09
    29
     
    10.09
    90
    23. Prostate Cancer
    14.84
    102
     
    16.11
    91
    24. Falls
    13.98
    21
     
    17.75
    11
    25. Maternal Conditions
    13.90
    32
     
    10.60
    38
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    13.47
    26
     
    14.53
    17
    27. Liver Cancer
    12.77
    24
     
    13.58
    22
    28. Tuberculosis
    12.48
    68
     
    63.00
    20
    29. Stomach Cancer
    9.86
    43
     
    3.17
    148
    30. Cervical Cancer
    9.81
    81
     
    21.33
    29
    31. Violence
    9.63
    54
     
    11.12
    40
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.97
    25
     
    6.46
    42
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.65
    24
     
    0.50
    178
    34. Drownings
    6.98
    46
     
    5.46
    69
    35. Fires
    6.86
    24
     
    6.99
    23
    36. Schistosomiasis
    5.99
    5
     
    5.12
    11
    37. Lymphomas
    5.89
    68
     
    5.49
    82
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.52
    95
     
    11.61
    21
    39. Ovary Cancer
    5.41
    54
     
    3.52
    124
    40. Syphilis
    5.04
    16
     
    1.21
    53
    41. Epilepsy
    4.70
    33
     
    2.85
    58
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.69
    39
     
    3.73
    60
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.90
    47
     
    2.30
    109
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.78
    160
     
    3.82
    156
    45. Oral Cancer
    3.40
    77
     
    2.72
    95
    46. Drug Use
    3.37
    26
     
    3.44
    25
    47. Uterin Cancer
    3.25
    45
     
    1.20
    142
    48. Skin Disease
    3.04
    60
     
    7.20
    5
    49. Hepatitis B
    2.80
    10
     
    2.37
    18
    50. Poisonings
    2.59
    35
     
    1.81
    53
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Togo TOGO   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,250
    12.43
     
    24,674
    11.72
    2. HIV/AIDS
    5,700
    9.78
     
    10,114
    4.80
    3. Malaria
    4,179
    7.17
     
    13,359
    6.35
    4. Stroke
    4,044
    6.94
     
    19,734
    9.37
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,927
    6.73
     
    18,607
    8.84
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,527
    6.05
     
    6,630
    3.15
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,333
    4.00
     
    7,144
    3.39
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,248
    3.86
     
    8,224
    3.91
    9. Birth Trauma
    2,197
    3.77
     
    7,753
    3.68
    10. Liver Disease
    1,925
    3.30
     
    7,833
    3.72
    11. Meningitis
    1,532
    2.63
     
    6,098
    2.90
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,468
    2.52
     
    5,804
    2.76
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    1,322
    2.27
     
    5,409
    2.57
    14. Malnutrition
    1,274
    2.18
     
    3,644
    1.73
    15. Other Injuries
    1,225
    2.10
     
    4,543
    2.16
    16. Maternal Conditions
    919
    1.58
     
    2,762
    1.31
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    919
    1.58
     
    5,709
    2.71
    18. Lung Disease
    799
    1.37
     
    2,578
    1.22
    19. Kidney Disease
    762
    1.31
     
    3,150
    1.50
    20. Suicide
    696
    1.19
     
    1,896
    0.90
    21. Violence
    668
    1.15
     
    2,737
    1.30
    22. Syphilis
    608
    1.04
     
    409
    0.19
    23. Asthma
    585
    1.00
     
    1,704
    0.81
    24. Drownings
    521
    0.89
     
    1,469
    0.70
    25. Falls
    501
    0.86
     
    2,596
    1.23
    26. Liver Cancer
    468
    0.80
     
    2,140
    1.02
    27. Tuberculosis
    464
    0.80
     
    9,830
    4.67
    28. Hypertension
    445
    0.76
     
    2,602
    1.24
    29. Fires
    372
    0.64
     
    1,480
    0.70
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    348
    0.60
     
    1,701
    0.81
    31. Breast Cancer
    342
    0.59
     
    1,123
    0.53
    32. Stomach Cancer
    311
    0.53
     
    487
    0.23
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    282
    0.48
     
    986
    0.47
    34. Pertussis
    273
    0.47
     
    756
    0.36
    35. Epilepsy
    260
    0.45
     
    626
    0.30
    36. Lymphomas
    239
    0.41
     
    821
    0.39
    37. Schistosomiasis
    226
    0.39
     
    818
    0.39
    38. Measles
    218
    0.37
     
    86
    0.04
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    217
    0.37
     
    1,943
    0.92
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    194
    0.33
     
    78
    0.04
    41. Poisonings
    184
    0.32
     
    436
    0.21
    42. Drug Use
    177
    0.30
     
    724
    0.34
    43. Cervical Cancer
    174
    0.30
     
    1,633
    0.78
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    166
    0.28
     
    564
    0.27
    45. Prostate Cancer
    145
    0.25
     
    727
    0.35
    46. Encephalitis
    134
    0.23
     
    411
    0.20
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    133
    0.23
     
    502
    0.24
    48. Hepatitis B
    132
    0.23
     
    494
    0.23
    49. Other Neoplasms
    131
    0.22
     
    375
    0.18
    50. Oral Cancer
    129
    0.22
     
    366
    0.17
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Togo TOGO   Ghana GHANA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.29
    97
     
    12.79
    129
    2. Prostate Cancer
    14.84
    102
     
    16.11
    91
    3. Liver Cancer
    12.77
    24
     
    13.58
    22
    4. Stomach Cancer
    9.86
    43
     
    3.17
    148
    5. Cervical Cancer
    9.81
    81
     
    21.33
    29
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.65
    24
     
    0.50
    178
    7. Lymphomas
    5.89
    68
     
    5.49
    82
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.41
    54
     
    3.52
    124
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.78
    160
     
    3.82
    156
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.40
    77
     
    2.72
    95
    11. Uterin Cancer
    3.25
    45
     
    1.20
    142
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.85
    132
     
    1.48
    145
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.57
    168
     
    2.50
    154
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.44
    96
     
    1.03
    119
    15. Leukemia
    1.21
    163
     
    1.12
    166
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.17
    144
     
    1.63
    109
     
     
     
    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.