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Compare Tonga 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
     
      Tonga TONGA   Ghana GHANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.2
    61.9
    61.5
    49
    62
    58
     
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
    1970
    64.3
    65.8
    65.0
    50
    65
    60
     
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
    1980
    66.5
    68.9
    67.7
    45
    75
    65
     
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
    1990
    68.6
    71.1
    69.8
    49
    84
    68
     
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
    2000
    69.6
    73.7
    71.6
    62
    82
    71
     
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
    2010
    70.1
    75.7
    72.8
    86
    87
    89
     
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
    2015
    70.6
    76.4
    73.5
    89
    88
    92
     
    61.0
    63.9
    62.4
    149
    155
    153
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Ghana GHANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    76.4
    89
    88
     
    61.0
    63.9
    149
    155
    Age 5
    71.7
    77.8
    93
    88
     
    65.3
    67.7
    153
    157
    Age 10
    71.8
    77.9
    94
    88
     
    66.1
    68.5
    151
    156
    Age 15
    71.9
    77.9
    95
    88
     
    66.6
    69.0
    151
    157
    Age 20
    72.1
    78.0
    96
    87
     
    67.3
    69.5
    145
    156
    Age 25
    72.3
    78.1
    98
    88
     
    68.2
    70.2
    143
    157
    Age 30
    72.5
    78.3
    99
    89
     
    69.0
    70.9
    144
    157
    Age 35
    72.7
    78.5
    100
    88
     
    69.9
    71.7
    143
    158
    Age 40
    73.0
    78.8
    104
    88
     
    70.8
    72.5
    144
    158
    Age 45
    73.5
    79.1
    108
    86
     
    71.7
    73.4
    142
    162
    Age 50
    74.1
    79.6
    114
    86
     
    72.8
    74.3
    151
    166
    Age 55
    75.1
    80.3
    117
    86
     
    74.0
    75.3
    154
    171
    Age 60
    76.4
    81.2
    121
    83
     
    75.4
    76.4
    159
    173
    Age 65
    78.2
    82.4
    118
    79
     
    77.1
    77.8
    166
    175
    Age 70
    80.5
    83.9
    113
    76
     
    79.1
    79.6
    172
    175
    Age 75
    83.2
    85.9
    103
    75
     
    81.6
    81.9
    175
    175
    Age 80
    86.2
    88.2
    93
    69
     
    84.6
    84.8
    175
    178
    Age 85
    89.7
    91.1
    92
    69
     
    88.2
    88.4
    176
    177
    Age 90
    93.5
    94.5
    89
    55
     
    92.3
    92.5
    175
    175
    Age 95
    97.6
    98.3
    89
    44
     
    96.8
    97.0
    175
    175
    Age 100
    102.0
    102.5
    83
    38
     
    101.5
    101.6
    174
    175
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Ghana GHANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.72
    70
     
    155.08
    44
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    105.83
    7
     
    45.45
    48
    3. Stroke
    75.78
    106
     
    160.10
    11
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.09
    73
     
    144.64
    15
    5. Breast Cancer
    38.76
    1
     
    12.79
    129
    6. Lung Disease
    35.14
    33
     
    21.09
    103
    7. Prostate Cancer
    32.35
    25
     
    16.11
    91
    8. Lung Cancers
    31.15
    12
     
    2.50
    154
    9. Liver Cancer
    26.28
    5
     
    13.58
    22
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.84
    49
     
    16.47
    102
    11. Other Injuries
    16.04
    28
     
    19.68
    22
    12. Stomach Cancer
    14.74
    23
     
    3.17
    148
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    13.51
    25
     
    21.56
    7
    14. Liver Disease
    12.56
    105
     
    47.10
    15
    15. Asthma
    12.27
    48
     
    11.82
    51
    16. Lymphomas
    8.95
    7
     
    5.49
    82
    17. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.72
    18
     
    6.46
    42
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    8.40
    90
     
    14.53
    17
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.15
    88
     
    3.82
    156
    20. Hypertension
    8.15
    131
     
    19.97
    53
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.02
    143
     
    33.17
    31
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.64
    72
     
    11.61
    21
    23. Skin Disease
    6.53
    10
     
    7.20
    5
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    5.66
    60
     
    1.48
    145
    25. Low Birth Weight
    5.65
    111
     
    17.97
    29
    26. Malnutrition
    5.41
    55
     
    11.68
    38
    27. Meningitis
    5.40
    46
     
    25.33
    14
    28. Oral Cancer
    5.27
    35
     
    2.72
    95
    29. Falls
    4.57
    106
     
    17.75
    11
    30. Violence
    4.44
    103
     
    11.12
    40
    31. Suicide
    4.22
    155
     
    10.09
    90
    32. Leukemia
    4.09
    85
     
    1.12
    166
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.07
    85
     
    25.76
    49
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.85
    110
     
    3.52
    124
    35. Drownings
    3.69
    95
     
    5.46
    69
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.57
    66
     
    3.73
    60
    37. Fires
    3.14
    67
     
    6.99
    23
    38. Kidney Disease
    2.95
    183
     
    19.32
    67
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    54
     
    1.03
    119
    40. Appendicitis
    2.11
    13
     
    1.46
    33
    41. Dengue
    2.10
    2
     
    0.10
    50
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.84
    110
     
    0.50
    178
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.82
    117
     
    16.94
    27
    44. Tuberculosis
    1.74
    121
     
    63.00
    20
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    102
     
    1.63
    109
    46. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    170
     
    21.33
    29
    47. Poisonings
    1.58
    57
     
    1.81
    53
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    1.55
    60
     
    0.68
    133
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.43
    83
     
    10.60
    38
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    138
     
    1.20
    142
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Tonga TONGA   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94
    16.64
     
    18,607
    8.84
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    77
    13.63
     
    5,709
    2.71
    3. Stroke
    56
    9.91
     
    19,734
    9.37
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    41
    7.26
     
    24,674
    11.72
    5. Lung Disease
    26
    4.60
     
    2,578
    1.22
    6. Lung Cancers
    23
    4.07
     
    350
    0.17
    7. Liver Cancer
    20
    3.54
     
    2,140
    1.02
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17
    3.01
     
    1,701
    0.81
    9. Breast Cancer
    16
    2.83
     
    1,123
    0.53
    10. Other Injuries
    14
    2.48
     
    4,543
    2.16
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    12
    2.12
     
    5,804
    2.76
    12. Stomach Cancer
    11
    1.95
     
    487
    0.23
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10
    1.77
     
    727
    0.35
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    10
    1.77
     
    5,409
    2.57
    15. Liver Disease
    10
    1.77
     
    7,833
    3.72
    16. Asthma
    9
    1.59
     
    1,704
    0.81
    17. Low Birth Weight
    8
    1.42
     
    8,224
    3.91
    18. Lymphomas
    7
    1.24
     
    821
    0.39
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6
    1.06
     
    502
    0.24
    20. Hypertension
    6
    1.06
     
    2,602
    1.24
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6
    1.06
     
    986
    0.47
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    6
    1.06
     
    7,144
    3.39
    23. Meningitis
    5
    0.88
     
    6,098
    2.90
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5
    0.88
     
    1,943
    0.92
    25. Skin Disease
    5
    0.88
     
    1,054
    0.50
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4
    0.71
     
    6,630
    3.15
    27. Malnutrition
    4
    0.71
     
    3,644
    1.73
    28. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.71
     
    366
    0.17
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.71
     
    213
    0.10
    30. Leukemia
    4
    0.71
     
    203
    0.10
    31. Falls
    4
    0.71
     
    2,596
    1.23
    32. Drownings
    4
    0.71
     
    1,469
    0.70
    33. Suicide
    4
    0.71
     
    1,896
    0.90
    34. Violence
    4
    0.71
     
    2,737
    1.30
    35. Birth Trauma
    3
    0.53
     
    7,753
    3.68
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.53
     
    564
    0.27
    37. Fires
    3
    0.53
     
    1,480
    0.70
    38. Dengue
    2
    0.35
     
    25
    0.01
    39. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.35
     
    145
    0.07
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.35
     
    298
    0.14
    41. Appendicitis
    2
    0.35
     
    242
    0.11
    42. Kidney Disease
    2
    0.35
     
    3,150
    1.50
    43. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.18
     
    9,830
    4.67
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.18
     
    2,762
    1.31
    45. Anemia
    1
    0.18
     
    380
    0.18
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    78
    0.04
    47. Cervical Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    1,633
    0.78
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    88
    0.04
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    203
    0.10
    50. Other Neoplasms
    1
    0.18
     
    375
    0.18
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Ghana GHANA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    38.76
    1
     
    12.79
    129
    2. Prostate Cancer
    32.35
    25
     
    16.11
    91
    3. Lung Cancers
    31.15
    12
     
    2.50
    154
    4. Liver Cancer
    26.28
    5
     
    13.58
    22
    5. Stomach Cancer
    14.74
    23
     
    3.17
    148
    6. Lymphomas
    8.95
    7
     
    5.49
    82
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.15
    88
     
    3.82
    156
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    5.66
    60
     
    1.48
    145
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.27
    35
     
    2.72
    95
    10. Leukemia
    4.09
    85
     
    1.12
    166
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.85
    110
     
    3.52
    124
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    54
     
    1.03
    119
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.84
    110
     
    0.50
    178
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    102
     
    1.63
    109
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    170
     
    21.33
    29
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    138
     
    1.20
    142
     
     
     
    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.