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Compare Yemen and Saudi Arabia 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
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
     
    43.6
    45.8
    44.7
    120
    122
    119
    1970
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
     
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
    1980
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
     
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
    1990
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
     
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
    2000
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
     
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
    2010
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
     
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
    2016
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
     
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
     
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    Age 5
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
     
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    Age 10
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
     
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    Age 15
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
     
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    Age 20
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
     
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
     
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    Age 30
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
     
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    Age 35
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
     
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    Age 40
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
     
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
     
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    Age 50
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
     
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    Age 55
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
     
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    Age 60
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
     
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
     
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    Age 70
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
     
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
     
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
     
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
     
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    298.84
    7
     
    174.22
    34
    2. Stroke
    164.35
    10
     
    89.82
    85
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    54.48
    69
     
    49.64
    75
    4. Lung Disease
    38.97
    26
     
    12.41
    158
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    35.22
    20
     
    49.94
    4
    6. Kidney Disease
    35.01
    17
     
    41.05
    11
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.50
    87
     
    17.19
    129
    8. Liver Disease
    28.16
    38
     
    13.33
    99
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    26.17
    50
     
    31.91
    34
    10. Hypertension
    16.71
    64
     
    3.83
    162
    11. Breast Cancer
    16.55
    92
     
    9.64
    158
    12. War
    15.42
    7
     
    0.65
    23
    13. Low Birth Weight
    14.34
    45
     
    6.52
    97
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13.55
    33
     
    0.30
    125
    15. Asthma
    12.34
    47
     
    4.09
    95
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.86
    52
     
    10.16
    65
    17. Other Injuries
    10.64
    67
     
    6.40
    118
    18. Birth Trauma
    10.55
    51
     
    2.13
    112
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10.39
    66
     
    2.28
    111
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.79
    37
     
    10.73
    30
    21. Suicide
    9.47
    97
     
    3.90
    159
    22. Tuberculosis
    7.93
    83
     
    4.96
    93
    23. Drownings
    7.25
    43
     
    3.06
    103
    24. Falls
    7.06
    65
     
    7.00
    67
    25. Lymphomas
    6.70
    45
     
    6.64
    47
    26. Violence
    6.40
    82
     
    6.09
    83
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    6.20
    83
     
    4.25
    110
    28. Other Neoplasms
    6.04
    10
     
    2.49
    101
    29. Leukemia
    5.44
    11
     
    3.19
    120
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.37
    57
     
    0.81
    161
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.77
    37
     
    1.23
    121
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.64
    44
     
    1.64
    118
    33. Stomach Cancer
    4.10
    126
     
    3.11
    150
    34. Lung Cancers
    3.91
    143
     
    5.53
    133
    35. Fires
    3.78
    60
     
    2.15
    77
    36. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    122
     
    2.79
    156
    37. Malaria
    3.61
    41
     
    0.00
    158
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.47
    164
     
    7.67
    94
    39. Oral Cancer
    3.29
    79
     
    1.74
    138
    40. Epilepsy
    3.12
    55
     
    1.26
    130
    41. Meningitis
    3.12
    65
     
    0.69
    116
    42. Liver Cancer
    2.97
    163
     
    5.37
    90
    43. Prostate Cancer
    2.82
    173
     
    6.73
    153
    44. Syphilis
    2.69
    31
     
    0.06
    137
    45. Poisonings
    2.68
    32
     
    1.06
    78
    46. Cervical Cancer
    2.24
    151
     
    1.16
    176
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    123
     
    2.73
    108
    48. Pertussis
    1.98
    31
     
    0.27
    90
    49. Malnutrition
    1.58
    97
     
    0.25
    140
    50. HIV/AIDS
    1.57
    112
     
    0.00
    178
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,988
    21.99
     
    23,624
    24.25
    2. Stroke
    18,029
    12.39
     
    11,409
    11.71
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,500
    7.22
     
    6,768
    6.95
    4. Low Birth Weight
    6,354
    4.37
     
    2,328
    2.39
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,130
    4.21
     
    8,660
    8.89
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,674
    3.21
     
    761
    0.78
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    4,221
    2.90
     
    3,321
    3.41
    8. Kidney Disease
    4,216
    2.90
     
    5,635
    5.78
    9. Lung Disease
    4,183
    2.87
     
    1,586
    1.63
    10. War
    3,875
    2.66
     
    209
    0.21
    11. Liver Disease
    3,598
    2.47
     
    1,995
    2.05
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,359
    2.31
     
    2,273
    2.33
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,312
    2.28
     
    373
    0.38
    14. Maternal Conditions
    3,240
    2.23
     
    105
    0.11
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,827
    1.94
     
    5,447
    5.59
    16. Other Injuries
    2,544
    1.75
     
    1,532
    1.57
    17. Drownings
    2,225
    1.53
     
    833
    0.86
    18. Suicide
    2,204
    1.51
     
    1,057
    1.08
    19. Hypertension
    1,723
    1.18
     
    538
    0.55
    20. Asthma
    1,649
    1.13
     
    630
    0.65
    21. Violence
    1,631
    1.12
     
    1,814
    1.86
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,514
    1.04
     
    1,604
    1.65
    23. Falls
    1,363
    0.94
     
    1,350
    1.39
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    1,270
    0.87
     
    843
    0.87
    25. Leukemia
    1,150
    0.79
     
    724
    0.74
    26. Breast Cancer
    1,133
    0.78
     
    900
    0.92
    27. Syphilis
    1,122
    0.77
     
    20
    0.02
    28. Tuberculosis
    1,076
    0.74
     
    702
    0.72
    29. Lymphomas
    1,029
    0.71
     
    1,152
    1.18
    30. Fires
    923
    0.63
     
    514
    0.53
    31. Pertussis
    856
    0.59
     
    96
    0.10
    32. Meningitis
    835
    0.57
     
    156
    0.16
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    810
    0.56
     
    219
    0.22
    34. Epilepsy
    809
    0.56
     
    335
    0.34
    35. Poisonings
    771
    0.53
     
    280
    0.29
    36. Malaria
    768
    0.53
     
    0
    0.00
    37. Other Neoplasms
    738
    0.51
     
    486
    0.50
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    660
    0.45
     
    110
    0.11
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    486
    0.33
     
    246
    0.25
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    482
    0.33
     
    1,311
    1.35
    41. Stomach Cancer
    444
    0.31
     
    491
    0.50
    42. Oral Cancer
    426
    0.29
     
    321
    0.33
    43. Lung Cancers
    408
    0.28
     
    906
    0.93
    44. Liver Cancer
    369
    0.25
     
    802
    0.82
    45. Malnutrition
    368
    0.25
     
    41
    0.04
    46. HIV/AIDS
    338
    0.23
     
    0
    0.00
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    244
    0.17
     
    437
    0.45
    48. Encephalitis
    241
    0.17
     
    96
    0.10
    49. Tetanus
    231
    0.16
     
    7
    0.01
    50. Ovary Cancer
    231
    0.16
     
    224
    0.23
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.55
    92
     
    9.64
    158
    2. Lymphomas
    6.70
    45
     
    6.64
    47
    3. Leukemia
    5.44
    11
     
    3.19
    120
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.64
    44
     
    1.64
    118
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.10
    126
     
    3.11
    150
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.91
    143
     
    5.53
    133
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    122
     
    2.79
    156
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.47
    164
     
    7.67
    94
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.29
    79
     
    1.74
    138
    10. Liver Cancer
    2.97
    163
     
    5.37
    90
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.82
    173
     
    6.73
    153
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.24
    151
     
    1.16
    176
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    123
     
    2.73
    108
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.33
    133
     
    1.76
    101
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.65
    149
     
    0.40
    168
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.05
    180
     
    1.43
    121
     
     
     
    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.