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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 2014 updates, 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
    58.0
    60.8
    59.4
    135
    137
    137
     
    69.4
    73.5
    71.4
    62
    82
    68
    2010
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
     
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
    2015
    64.3
    67.2
    65.7
    132
    139
    137
     
    73.2
    76.0
    74.5
    58
    93
    80
     
     
    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
    64.3
    67.2
    132
    139
     
    73.2
    76.0
    58
    93
    Age 5
    67.3
    69.9
    133
    146
     
    74.4
    77.1
    55
    95
    Age 10
    67.7
    70.3
    133
    146
     
    74.6
    77.2
    53
    94
    Age 15
    68.0
    70.6
    133
    147
     
    74.7
    77.4
    53
    93
    Age 20
    68.5
    71.1
    134
    146
     
    75.1
    77.5
    53
    91
    Age 25
    69.2
    71.6
    135
    146
     
    75.4
    77.7
    53
    91
    Age 30
    69.8
    72.2
    134
    146
     
    75.6
    77.8
    55
    93
    Age 35
    70.5
    72.8
    133
    146
     
    75.7
    78.0
    60
    94
    Age 40
    71.1
    73.5
    137
    149
     
    75.9
    78.2
    65
    96
    Age 45
    71.9
    74.2
    140
    150
     
    76.1
    78.4
    70
    98
    Age 50
    72.9
    75.0
    149
    153
     
    76.4
    78.8
    75
    101
    Age 55
    74.0
    76.0
    152
    154
     
    76.9
    79.3
    80
    103
    Age 60
    75.5
    77.2
    152
    154
     
    77.6
    79.9
    88
    108
    Age 65
    77.4
    78.7
    157
    157
     
    79.1
    81.1
    93
    104
    Age 70
    79.6
    80.6
    152
    158
     
    80.8
    82.4
    101
    105
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    153
    158
     
    83.5
    84.6
    88
    101
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    153
    159
     
    86.3
    87.0
    91
    103
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    156
    162
     
    89.7
    90.1
    90
    100
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    152
    156
     
    93.6
    93.8
    82
    94
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.4
    124
    138
     
    97.8
    97.9
    71
    87
    Age 100
    101.8
    101.9
    111
    127
     
    102.2
    102.2
    59
    69
     
     
    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. Influenza and Pneumonia
    352.37
    1
     
    44.89
    70
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    157.92
    30
     
    165.67
    27
    3. Stroke
    115.63
    61
     
    126.77
    47
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    31.63
    17
     
    25.33
    33
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.17
    80
     
    35.61
    65
    6. Lung Disease
    22.40
    58
     
    14.11
    125
    7. Hypertension
    21.69
    41
     
    22.36
    35
    8. Liver Disease
    19.16
    70
     
    7.69
    130
    9. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    18.78
    3
     
    1.15
    130
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.86
    58
     
    3.02
    97
    11. Low Birth Weight
    17.23
    40
     
    4.44
    117
    12. Other Injuries
    16.78
    53
     
    2.56
    167
    13. Breast Cancer
    16.18
    89
     
    9.61
    148
    14. Birth Trauma
    15.07
    42
     
    1.69
    116
    15. Kidney Disease
    14.64
    82
     
    32.09
    6
    16. Malnutrition
    11.35
    46
     
    2.33
    87
    17. War
    11.30
    5
     
    0.28
    31
    18. Maternal Conditions
    10.79
    44
     
    0.30
    120
    19. Asthma
    10.56
    37
     
    4.86
    83
    20. Tuberculosis
    10.14
    72
     
    8.54
    77
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    8.72
    83
     
    4.99
    125
    22. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.04
    33
     
    2.17
    99
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.85
    80
     
    11.00
    45
    24. Lymphomas
    6.59
    38
     
    6.34
    45
    25. Meningitis
    6.58
    52
     
    1.98
    89
    26. Malaria
    6.46
    44
     
    0.00
    172
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    6.08
    84
     
    5.10
    97
    28. Other Neoplasms
    6.00
    11
     
    2.41
    99
    29. Leukemia
    5.58
    17
     
    3.06
    112
    30. Poisonings
    5.02
    25
     
    1.18
    90
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.56
    43
     
    1.57
    119
    32. HIV/AIDS
    4.23
    91
     
    0.00
    172
    33. Fires
    4.22
    62
     
    4.31
    61
    34. Stomach Cancer
    4.01
    122
     
    3.06
    138
    35. Falls
    3.99
    109
     
    3.16
    124
    36. Drownings
    3.90
    83
     
    2.46
    106
    37. Lung Cancers
    3.82
    132
     
    5.09
    127
    38. Suicide
    3.66
    143
     
    0.42
    172
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.52
    117
     
    2.68
    147
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.33
    150
     
    7.21
    87
    41. Oral Cancer
    3.26
    77
     
    1.68
    138
    42. Violence
    3.17
    111
     
    0.94
    152
    43. Liver Cancer
    2.92
    154
     
    5.17
    91
    44. Prostate Cancer
    2.69
    163
     
    6.04
    148
    45. Skin Disease
    2.47
    67
     
    7.01
    20
    46. Drug Use
    2.42
    45
     
    0.01
    164
    47. Cervical Cancer
    2.23
    147
     
    1.20
    168
    48. Pertussis
    2.20
    26
     
    0.32
    90
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    2.00
    118
     
    2.60
    101
    50. Epilepsy
    1.88
    87
     
    1.31
    117
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    45,684
    30.71
     
    5,689
    7.08
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,467
    10.40
     
    19,569
    24.34
    3. Stroke
    11,130
    7.48
     
    14,435
    17.96
    4. Low Birth Weight
    6,634
    4.46
     
    1,496
    1.86
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,247
    4.20
     
    5,247
    6.53
    6. Birth Trauma
    5,802
    3.90
     
    571
    0.71
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,286
    3.55
     
    420
    0.52
    8. Other Injuries
    3,644
    2.45
     
    546
    0.68
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,854
    1.92
     
    1,526
    1.90
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,832
    1.90
     
    4,151
    5.16
    11. War
    2,465
    1.66
     
    79
    0.10
    12. Liver Disease
    2,248
    1.51
     
    1,105
    1.37
    13. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,235
    1.50
     
    146
    0.18
    14. Lung Disease
    2,235
    1.50
     
    1,571
    1.95
    15. Malnutrition
    2,204
    1.48
     
    315
    0.39
    16. Maternal Conditions
    2,111
    1.42
     
    90
    0.11
    17. Hypertension
    2,072
    1.39
     
    2,564
    3.19
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,688
    1.13
     
    4,119
    5.12
    19. Meningitis
    1,472
    0.99
     
    333
    0.41
    20. Tuberculosis
    1,337
    0.90
     
    1,089
    1.35
    21. Malaria
    1,258
    0.85
     
    0
    0.00
    22. Asthma
    1,164
    0.78
     
    582
    0.72
    23. Drownings
    1,123
    0.75
     
    663
    0.82
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,087
    0.73
     
    1,491
    1.85
    25. Leukemia
    1,060
    0.71
     
    623
    0.77
    26. Poisonings
    1,010
    0.68
     
    231
    0.29
    27. Breast Cancer
    997
    0.67
     
    794
    0.99
    28. Fires
    955
    0.64
     
    833
    1.04
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    949
    0.64
     
    725
    0.90
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    918
    0.62
     
    275
    0.34
    31. Lymphomas
    908
    0.61
     
    991
    1.23
    32. Pertussis
    844
    0.57
     
    107
    0.13
    33. HIV/AIDS
    806
    0.54
     
    0
    0.00
    34. Falls
    779
    0.52
     
    537
    0.67
    35. Suicide
    733
    0.49
     
    98
    0.12
    36. Violence
    683
    0.46
     
    233
    0.29
    37. Other Neoplasms
    663
    0.45
     
    408
    0.51
    38. Syphilis
    572
    0.38
     
    12
    0.01
    39. Measles
    570
    0.38
     
    0
    0.00
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    431
    0.29
     
    209
    0.26
    41. Epilepsy
    427
    0.29
     
    292
    0.36
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    425
    0.29
     
    1,091
    1.36
    43. Tetanus
    422
    0.28
     
    6
    0.01
    44. Stomach Cancer
    398
    0.27
     
    432
    0.54
    45. Oral Cancer
    386
    0.26
     
    278
    0.35
    46. Drug Use
    375
    0.25
     
    3
    0.00
    47. Encephalitis
    368
    0.25
     
    63
    0.08
    48. Lung Cancers
    361
    0.24
     
    730
    0.91
    49. Liver Cancer
    333
    0.22
     
    678
    0.84
    50. Skin Disease
    324
    0.22
     
    870
    1.08
     
     
    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
    16.18
    89
     
    9.61
    148
    2. Lymphomas
    6.59
    38
     
    6.34
    45
    3. Leukemia
    5.58
    17
     
    3.06
    112
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.56
    43
     
    1.57
    119
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.01
    122
     
    3.06
    138
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.82
    132
     
    5.09
    127
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.52
    117
     
    2.68
    147
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.33
    150
     
    7.21
    87
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.26
    77
     
    1.68
    138
    10. Liver Cancer
    2.92
    154
     
    5.17
    91
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.69
    163
     
    6.04
    148
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.23
    147
     
    1.20
    168
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.00
    118
     
    2.60
    101
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    125
     
    1.64
    103
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    150
     
    0.60
    151
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.05
    171
     
    1.49
    109
     
     
     
    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.