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Compare Uganda and Rwanda 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
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Rwanda RWANDA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
     
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
    1970
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
     
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
    1980
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
     
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
    1990
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
     
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
    2000
    45.8
    47.2
    46.5
    170
    171
    170
     
    38.5
    42.4
    40.4
    184
    181
    183
    2010
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
     
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
    2015
    60.3
    64.3
    62.3
    154
    154
    154
     
    60.9
    71.1
    66.1
    151
    120
    134
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Rwanda RWANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.3
    64.3
    154
    154
     
    60.9
    71.1
    151
    120
    Age 5
    64.1
    67.6
    160
    158
     
    63.7
    73.9
    162
    118
    Age 10
    65.1
    68.4
    159
    157
     
    64.9
    74.2
    160
    118
    Age 15
    65.6
    68.9
    158
    158
     
    65.6
    74.4
    159
    118
    Age 20
    66.3
    69.5
    159
    157
     
    66.4
    74.7
    158
    117
    Age 25
    67.3
    70.3
    158
    156
     
    67.5
    75.1
    155
    116
    Age 30
    68.3
    71.2
    153
    155
     
    68.5
    75.6
    149
    114
    Age 35
    69.4
    72.2
    149
    154
     
    69.6
    76.1
    146
    114
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.2
    145
    153
     
    70.6
    76.6
    147
    114
    Age 45
    72.1
    74.4
    135
    149
     
    71.8
    77.2
    141
    114
    Age 50
    73.5
    75.5
    125
    147
     
    73.1
    77.9
    140
    111
    Age 55
    75.1
    76.7
    118
    144
     
    74.5
    78.8
    137
    109
    Age 60
    76.6
    77.9
    115
    142
     
    76.0
    79.7
    133
    109
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.4
    115
    136
     
    77.8
    80.8
    132
    110
    Age 70
    80.4
    81.2
    115
    134
     
    80.0
    82.4
    132
    107
    Age 75
    82.9
    83.5
    116
    134
     
    82.5
    84.3
    133
    106
    Age 80
    85.8
    86.2
    116
    132
     
    85.5
    86.8
    135
    107
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.6
    121
    132
     
    89.0
    89.9
    139
    104
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.3
    122
    128
     
    92.9
    93.5
    136
    106
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    122
    118
     
    97.2
    97.6
    135
    104
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    130
    118
     
    101.7
    102.0
    144
    107
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Rwanda RWANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    245.98
    10
     
    65.90
    29
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    139.64
    28
     
    100.86
    41
    3. Stroke
    116.56
    58
     
    131.33
    42
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    67.64
    126
     
    69.98
    122
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53.91
    27
     
    38.62
    41
    6. Prostate Cancer
    47.72
    6
     
    30.17
    21
    7. Malaria
    42.12
    29
     
    38.04
    31
    8. Liver Disease
    41.49
    11
     
    16.79
    81
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.88
    50
     
    33.38
    70
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    37.14
    7
     
    24.06
    43
    11. Malnutrition
    30.26
    32
     
    26.39
    36
    12. Cervical Cancer
    27.03
    13
     
    26.81
    14
    13. Other Injuries
    24.87
    24
     
    12.31
    80
    14. Falls
    23.62
    4
     
    11.14
    34
    15. Meningitis
    23.27
    25
     
    13.17
    38
    16. Maternal Conditions
    22.69
    20
     
    14.79
    36
    17. Kidney Disease
    20.93
    29
     
    18.09
    52
    18. Violence
    20.93
    20
     
    24.37
    18
    19. Hypertension
    19.45
    61
     
    18.38
    70
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    18.79
    15
     
    13.77
    32
    21. Suicide
    18.67
    17
     
    11.68
    55
    22. Lung Disease
    18.10
    94
     
    12.96
    130
    23. Fires
    17.98
    3
     
    10.60
    30
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    16.89
    5
     
    7.25
    25
    25. Low Birth Weight
    15.82
    46
     
    13.55
    57
    26. Birth Trauma
    14.31
    47
     
    14.98
    43
    27. Tuberculosis
    14.19
    58
     
    17.34
    53
    28. Breast Cancer
    13.51
    112
     
    9.02
    155
    29. Drownings
    12.77
    6
     
    7.08
    37
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.39
    34
     
    12.69
    29
    31. Epilepsy
    10.94
    20
     
    8.38
    33
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    9.12
    69
     
    10.00
    49
    33. Skin Disease
    9.08
    12
     
    9.88
    7
    34. Asthma
    7.97
    65
     
    5.62
    80
    35. Liver Cancer
    7.87
    50
     
    12.68
    22
    36. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    7.51
    4
     
    5.95
    9
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.47
    43
     
    5.45
    71
    38. Lymphomas
    6.07
    51
     
    4.33
    92
    39. Poisonings
    5.98
    17
     
    3.47
    41
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.52
    109
     
    4.81
    127
    41. Ovary Cancer
    5.48
    51
     
    3.21
    125
    42. Hepatitis B
    5.36
    7
     
    2.70
    37
    43. Stomach Cancer
    4.88
    104
     
    9.30
    47
    44. Schistosomiasis
    4.81
    15
     
    5.97
    4
    45. Oral Cancer
    4.42
    56
     
    5.10
    38
    46. Other Neoplasms
    4.21
    32
     
    3.50
    55
    47. Syphilis
    4.05
    10
     
    2.19
    30
    48. Leukemia
    3.79
    89
     
    2.58
    128
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    3.25
    33
     
    2.68
    57
    50. Encephalitis
    3.22
    10
     
    1.78
    36
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Rwanda RWANDA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    61,424
    19.15
     
    6,254
    9.09
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    33,776
    10.53
     
    7,753
    11.27
    3. Malaria
    19,869
    6.19
     
    3,733
    5.43
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,538
    5.78
     
    4,127
    6.00
    5. Stroke
    13,902
    4.33
     
    4,971
    7.23
    6. Low Birth Weight
    12,383
    3.86
     
    2,846
    4.14
    7. Birth Trauma
    11,206
    3.49
     
    3,147
    4.58
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,133
    3.16
     
    2,172
    3.16
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,586
    2.68
     
    2,812
    4.09
    10. Meningitis
    7,899
    2.46
     
    1,354
    1.97
    11. Other Injuries
    7,425
    2.31
     
    1,158
    1.68
    12. Malnutrition
    6,730
    2.10
     
    1,943
    2.83
    13. Liver Disease
    6,697
    2.09
     
    912
    1.33
    14. Violence
    6,598
    2.06
     
    2,597
    3.78
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    6,172
    1.92
     
    1,968
    2.86
    16. Maternal Conditions
    6,028
    1.88
     
    1,410
    2.05
    17. Fires
    5,866
    1.83
     
    1,119
    1.63
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,129
    1.60
     
    1,375
    2.00
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    4,884
    1.52
     
    1,088
    1.58
    20. Falls
    4,706
    1.47
     
    675
    0.98
    21. Tuberculosis
    4,674
    1.46
     
    1,168
    1.70
    22. Drownings
    4,564
    1.42
     
    847
    1.23
    23. Suicide
    4,323
    1.35
     
    865
    1.26
    24. Kidney Disease
    3,584
    1.12
     
    955
    1.39
    25. Epilepsy
    3,401
    1.06
     
    821
    1.19
    26. Syphilis
    2,795
    0.87
     
    423
    0.61
    27. Lung Disease
    2,412
    0.75
     
    552
    0.80
    28. Hypertension
    2,375
    0.74
     
    702
    1.02
    29. Prostate Cancer
    2,287
    0.71
     
    437
    0.64
    30. Cervical Cancer
    2,167
    0.68
     
    802
    1.17
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,149
    0.67
     
    314
    0.46
    32. Poisonings
    1,851
    0.58
     
    373
    0.54
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,788
    0.56
     
    570
    0.83
    34. Pertussis
    1,750
    0.55
     
    439
    0.64
    35. Skin Disease
    1,562
    0.49
     
    508
    0.74
    36. Measles
    1,472
    0.46
     
    174
    0.25
    37. Liver Cancer
    1,265
    0.39
     
    693
    1.01
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,263
    0.39
     
    288
    0.42
    39. Leishmaniasis
    1,259
    0.39
     
    0
    0.00
    40. Asthma
    1,194
    0.37
     
    267
    0.39
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,132
    0.35
     
    281
    0.41
    42. Breast Cancer
    1,119
    0.35
     
    284
    0.41
    43. Lymphomas
    989
    0.31
     
    250
    0.36
    44. Hepatitis B
    942
    0.29
     
    161
    0.23
    45. Trypanosomiasis
    927
    0.29
     
    0
    0.00
    46. Encephalitis
    920
    0.29
     
    159
    0.23
    47. Schistosomiasis
    795
    0.25
     
    335
    0.49
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    765
    0.24
     
    219
    0.32
    49. Leukemia
    733
    0.23
     
    174
    0.25
    50. Oral Cancer
    676
    0.21
     
    245
    0.36
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Rwanda RWANDA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    47.72
    6
     
    30.17
    21
    2. Cervical Cancer
    27.03
    13
     
    26.81
    14
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    16.89
    5
     
    7.25
    25
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.51
    112
     
    9.02
    155
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.87
    50
     
    12.68
    22
    6. Lymphomas
    6.07
    51
     
    4.33
    92
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.52
    109
     
    4.81
    127
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.48
    51
     
    3.21
    125
    9. Stomach Cancer
    4.88
    104
     
    9.30
    47
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.42
    56
     
    5.10
    38
    11. Leukemia
    3.79
    89
     
    2.58
    128
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.30
    142
     
    1.23
    162
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    113
     
    1.42
    132
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.08
    48
     
    2.45
    36
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.51
    107
     
    2.72
    58
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.63
    162
     
    2.82
    63
     
     
     
    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.