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Compare Angola and South Africa 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
     
      Angola ANGOLA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    31.7
    34.7
    33.2
    170
    168
    169
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    35.7
    38.7
    37.1
    170
    168
    170
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    38.2
    41.4
    39.8
    173
    171
    172
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    38.7
    42.1
    40.3
    181
    180
    181
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    178
    179
    179
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    180
    180
    180
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    60.3
    64.9
    62.6
    157
    155
    158
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Angola ANGOLA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.3
    64.9
    157
    155
     
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    66.1
    70.3
    151
    146
     
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    66.9
    70.9
    149
    145
     
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    67.2
    71.1
    151
    146
     
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    68.0
    71.7
    148
    145
     
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    68.9
    72.3
    144
    143
     
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    69.9
    73.0
    139
    141
     
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    70.8
    73.7
    132
    142
     
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    71.7
    74.4
    129
    143
     
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    72.7
    75.2
    126
    143
     
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    73.8
    76.0
    127
    143
     
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    75.1
    77.0
    125
    142
     
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    76.5
    78.1
    127
    142
     
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    78.2
    79.5
    128
    141
     
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    80.2
    81.3
    131
    141
     
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.5
    134
    138
     
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.3
    131
    133
     
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.6
    132
    133
     
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Angola ANGOLA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    176.70
    5
     
    86.33
    46
    2. Stroke
    142.27
    17
     
    93.76
    78
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.73
    69
     
    114.02
    95
    4. Tuberculosis
    99.50
    10
     
    59.33
    24
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    97.67
    10
     
    29.47
    47
    6. HIV/AIDS
    67.72
    26
     
    273.12
    5
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    55.71
    31
     
    86.02
    13
    8. Malaria
    44.54
    11
     
    0.33
    56
    9. Lung Disease
    40.22
    23
     
    44.30
    16
    10. Low Birth Weight
    39.75
    1
     
    8.45
    82
    11. Liver Disease
    37.76
    24
     
    12.56
    106
    12. Hypertension
    34.66
    9
     
    30.73
    23
    13. Birth Trauma
    34.48
    1
     
    4.92
    79
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.48
    41
     
    22.46
    68
    15. Malnutrition
    28.24
    6
     
    5.38
    56
    16. Maternal Conditions
    28.14
    14
     
    2.61
    70
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    28.04
    2
     
    11.62
    36
    18. Prostate Cancer
    26.63
    39
     
    35.07
    21
    19. Suicide
    25.93
    9
     
    12.13
    60
    20. Meningitis
    25.43
    13
     
    4.79
    49
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    24.98
    1
     
    7.65
    106
    22. Drownings
    23.34
    1
     
    3.49
    97
    23. Other Injuries
    21.44
    13
     
    6.58
    114
    24. Cervical Cancer
    20.66
    33
     
    20.99
    32
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.24
    80
     
    13.28
    133
    26. Asthma
    18.99
    19
     
    13.61
    38
    27. Kidney Disease
    16.14
    83
     
    25.47
    38
    28. Anemia
    13.90
    7
     
    0.62
    72
    29. Breast Cancer
    12.19
    133
     
    20.75
    51
    30. Fires
    11.18
    2
     
    4.91
    45
    31. Violence
    11.17
    39
     
    25.69
    14
    32. Epilepsy
    10.88
    2
     
    8.73
    6
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.60
    34
     
    14.65
    12
    34. Syphilis
    10.41
    1
     
    1.63
    44
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.59
    13
     
    4.24
    72
    36. Falls
    9.09
    52
     
    3.09
    137
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.85
    8
     
    3.70
    62
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.48
    35
     
    10.53
    15
    39. Schistosomiasis
    5.12
    12
     
    1.14
    42
    40. Liver Cancer
    4.98
    101
     
    5.60
    87
    41. Poisonings
    4.57
    3
     
    1.27
    70
    42. Tetanus
    4.42
    6
     
    0.05
    106
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.11
    151
     
    10.45
    72
    44. Lymphomas
    4.03
    118
     
    8.06
    15
    45. Skin Disease
    4.01
    38
     
    5.13
    23
    46. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    129
     
    4.69
    113
    47. Other Neoplasms
    3.83
    49
     
    2.61
    95
    48. Oral Cancer
    3.42
    76
     
    3.92
    69
    49. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    152
     
    5.65
    48
    50. Appendicitis
    2.78
    4
     
    0.53
    88
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Angola ANGOLA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    45,062
    14.57
     
    35,331
    7.04
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33,240
    10.75
     
    12,761
    2.54
    3. Low Birth Weight
    21,166
    6.84
     
    5,119
    1.02
    4. Birth Trauma
    18,359
    5.94
     
    2,980
    0.59
    5. Malaria
    14,375
    4.65
     
    159
    0.03
    6. Stroke
    12,829
    4.15
     
    32,958
    6.57
    7. HIV/AIDS
    12,434
    4.02
     
    138,157
    27.55
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    11,847
    3.83
     
    4,379
    0.87
    9. Malnutrition
    10,992
    3.55
     
    2,889
    0.58
    10. Tuberculosis
    10,953
    3.54
     
    25,264
    5.04
    11. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,783
    3.49
     
    40,729
    8.12
    12. Drownings
    7,932
    2.56
     
    1,775
    0.35
    13. Meningitis
    7,677
    2.48
     
    2,309
    0.46
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    7,670
    2.48
     
    5,210
    1.04
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,110
    1.98
     
    11,632
    2.32
    16. Other Injuries
    5,964
    1.93
     
    3,235
    0.65
    17. Maternal Conditions
    5,769
    1.87
     
    1,483
    0.30
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,327
    1.72
     
    31,831
    6.35
    19. Suicide
    5,124
    1.66
     
    5,854
    1.17
    20. Syphilis
    4,883
    1.58
     
    952
    0.19
    21. Liver Disease
    4,652
    1.50
     
    5,084
    1.01
    22. Lung Disease
    3,551
    1.15
     
    15,479
    3.09
    23. Anemia
    3,286
    1.06
     
    246
    0.05
    24. Fires
    3,243
    1.05
     
    2,256
    0.45
    25. Hypertension
    2,927
    0.95
     
    10,994
    2.19
    26. Asthma
    2,822
    0.91
     
    5,188
    1.03
    27. Epilepsy
    2,807
    0.91
     
    3,982
    0.79
    28. Violence
    2,414
    0.78
     
    14,288
    2.85
    29. Kidney Disease
    2,234
    0.72
     
    9,527
    1.90
    30. Tetanus
    2,110
    0.68
     
    22
    0.00
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,709
    0.55
     
    5,755
    1.15
    32. Falls
    1,590
    0.51
     
    1,171
    0.23
    33. Poisonings
    1,424
    0.46
     
    656
    0.13
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,303
    0.42
     
    1,438
    0.29
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,256
    0.41
     
    4,435
    0.88
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,209
    0.39
     
    1,544
    0.31
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1,185
    0.38
     
    5,054
    1.01
    38. Pertussis
    927
    0.30
     
    199
    0.04
    39. Prostate Cancer
    800
    0.26
     
    4,151
    0.83
    40. Appendicitis
    767
    0.25
     
    232
    0.05
    41. Breast Cancer
    712
    0.23
     
    4,936
    0.98
    42. Schistosomiasis
    687
    0.22
     
    463
    0.09
    43. Skin Disease
    596
    0.19
     
    1,970
    0.39
    44. Liver Cancer
    546
    0.18
     
    2,217
    0.44
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    486
    0.16
     
    3,992
    0.80
    46. Lymphomas
    475
    0.15
     
    3,508
    0.70
    47. Other Neoplasms
    441
    0.14
     
    1,041
    0.21
    48. Measles
    420
    0.14
     
    353
    0.07
    49. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    405
    0.13
     
    3,930
    0.78
    50. Encephalitis
    400
    0.13
     
    214
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Angola ANGOLA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.63
    39
     
    35.07
    21
    2. Cervical Cancer
    20.66
    33
     
    20.99
    32
    3. Breast Cancer
    12.19
    133
     
    20.75
    51
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.48
    35
     
    10.53
    15
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.98
    101
     
    5.60
    87
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.11
    151
     
    10.45
    72
    7. Lymphomas
    4.03
    118
     
    8.06
    15
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    129
     
    4.69
    113
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.42
    76
     
    3.92
    69
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    152
     
    5.65
    48
    11. Lung Cancers
    2.06
    159
     
    20.75
    57
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.83
    71
     
    4.48
    4
    13. Leukemia
    1.75
    152
     
    3.76
    101
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.70
    103
     
    2.27
    77
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.32
    127
     
    2.31
    82
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.16
    153
     
    6.04
    51
     
     
     
    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.