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Compare Bahamas and Lesotho 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
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    60.9
    65.9
    63.3
    51
    47
    49
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    63.1
    69.4
    66.2
    59
    48
    55
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    63.8
    71.8
    67.7
    73
    59
    64
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    66.0
    73.3
    69.5
    76
    69
    70
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    69.5
    75.7
    72.6
    65
    53
    55
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    71.7
    78.1
    75.0
    65
    51
    56
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    72.6
    78.6
    75.7
    70
    62
    65
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.6
    78.6
    70
    62
     
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    73.5
    79.4
    72
    65
     
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    73.6
    79.5
    73
    64
     
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    73.7
    79.6
    73
    64
     
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    73.9
    79.7
    73
    63
     
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    74.3
    79.9
    74
    62
     
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    74.9
    80.2
    70
    61
     
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    75.6
    80.6
    64
    57
     
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    76.4
    81.2
    58
    51
     
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.8
    52
    48
     
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    78.3
    82.5
    47
    42
     
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    79.5
    83.3
    43
    40
     
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    80.7
    84.1
    41
    38
     
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    82.1
    85.1
    42
    39
     
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    83.8
    86.3
    41
    37
     
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    85.7
    87.9
    42
    34
     
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.7
    47
    34
     
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.1
    52
    28
     
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.53
    132
     
    124.75
    79
    2. HIV/AIDS
    52.41
    29
     
    648.01
    1
    3. Prostate Cancer
    46.58
    11
     
    14.03
    111
    4. Stroke
    46.25
    140
     
    116.53
    48
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.73
    83
     
    63.57
    26
    6. Breast Cancer
    31.06
    5
     
    5.45
    180
    7. Hypertension
    28.97
    26
     
    38.43
    5
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26.64
    104
     
    109.31
    25
    9. Violence
    22.68
    15
     
    29.26
    12
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    16.22
    17
     
    8.12
    59
    11. Kidney Disease
    15.10
    88
     
    21.44
    55
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.57
    53
     
    2.18
    179
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.42
    125
     
    26.76
    49
    14. Cervical Cancer
    9.94
    79
     
    27.28
    13
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.78
    43
     
    12.79
    19
    16. Other Injuries
    8.57
    85
     
    8.25
    91
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8.48
    155
     
    12.03
    139
    18. Lung Cancers
    8.36
    107
     
    2.92
    148
    19. Drownings
    6.69
    51
     
    4.44
    81
    20. Lung Disease
    6.29
    183
     
    55.25
    10
    21. Lymphomas
    6.19
    59
     
    1.20
    180
    22. Low Birth Weight
    6.03
    103
     
    25.80
    8
    23. Skin Disease
    6.01
    14
     
    4.64
    33
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5.70
    88
     
    1.36
    180
    25. Liver Disease
    4.76
    165
     
    11.99
    112
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.30
    120
     
    6.15
    74
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.21
    146
     
    12.54
    35
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.11
    29
     
    1.07
    150
    29. Ovary Cancer
    4.09
    97
     
    1.78
    174
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    2.81
    103
     
    0.50
    177
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.67
    83
     
    15.75
    6
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.63
    100
     
    6.60
    40
    33. Alcohol
    2.24
    65
     
    1.54
    93
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.24
    117
     
    2.21
    120
    35. Leukemia
    2.01
    147
     
    0.59
    179
    36. Malnutrition
    1.89
    91
     
    12.28
    34
    37. Falls
    1.84
    172
     
    3.09
    138
    38. Birth Trauma
    1.78
    119
     
    20.79
    13
    39. Other Neoplasms
    1.69
    124
     
    3.13
    74
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    1.67
    55
     
    0.88
    108
    41. Fires
    1.66
    90
     
    6.82
    25
    42. Suicide
    1.57
    178
     
    13.25
    40
    43. Asthma
    1.48
    130
     
    21.50
    12
    44. Anemia
    1.47
    55
     
    0.78
    67
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.16
    146
     
    0.98
    156
    46. Epilepsy
    1.09
    143
     
    8.20
    8
    47. Drug Use
    0.88
    118
     
    1.61
    69
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.87
    101
     
    11.86
    35
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.82
    146
     
    68.59
    22
    50. Meningitis
    0.80
    109
     
    7.84
    41
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    352
    16.65
     
    1,339
    5.18
    2. HIV/AIDS
    223
    10.55
     
    10,313
    39.90
    3. Stroke
    186
    8.80
     
    1,258
    4.87
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    128
    6.05
     
    697
    2.70
    5. Hypertension
    116
    5.49
     
    412
    1.59
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    105
    4.97
     
    1,896
    7.34
    7. Violence
    92
    4.35
     
    635
    2.46
    8. Prostate Cancer
    76
    3.60
     
    56
    0.22
    9. Breast Cancer
    73
    3.45
     
    37
    0.14
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    64
    3.03
     
    133
    0.51
    11. Kidney Disease
    61
    2.89
     
    249
    0.96
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    56
    2.65
     
    27
    0.10
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    43
    2.03
     
    558
    2.16
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    36
    1.70
     
    164
    0.63
    15. Lung Cancers
    35
    1.66
     
    33
    0.13
    16. Other Injuries
    35
    1.66
     
    165
    0.64
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32
    1.51
     
    124
    0.48
    18. Drownings
    27
    1.28
     
    97
    0.38
    19. Lymphomas
    26
    1.23
     
    19
    0.07
    20. Lung Disease
    25
    1.18
     
    593
    2.29
    21. Stomach Cancer
    23
    1.09
     
    16
    0.06
    22. Cervical Cancer
    23
    1.09
     
    184
    0.71
    23. Skin Disease
    23
    1.09
     
    57
    0.22
    24. Liver Disease
    21
    0.99
     
    144
    0.56
    25. Low Birth Weight
    20
    0.95
     
    809
    3.13
    26. Liver Cancer
    17
    0.80
     
    74
    0.29
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    15
    0.71
     
    371
    1.44
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    11
    0.52
     
    174
    0.67
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    11
    0.52
     
    5
    0.02
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11
    0.52
     
    74
    0.29
    31. Oral Cancer
    10
    0.47
     
    24
    0.09
    32. Uterin Cancer
    10
    0.47
     
    7
    0.03
    33. Alcohol
    10
    0.47
     
    18
    0.07
    34. Ovary Cancer
    9
    0.43
     
    13
    0.05
    35. Leukemia
    8
    0.38
     
    11
    0.04
    36. Malnutrition
    7
    0.33
     
    306
    1.18
    37. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.33
     
    39
    0.15
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    7
    0.33
     
    9
    0.03
    39. Falls
    7
    0.33
     
    37
    0.14
    40. Fires
    7
    0.33
     
    118
    0.46
    41. Suicide
    7
    0.33
     
    221
    0.86
    42. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.28
     
    652
    2.52
    43. Anemia
    6
    0.28
     
    9
    0.03
    44. Asthma
    6
    0.28
     
    263
    1.02
    45. Bladder Cancer
    5
    0.24
     
    11
    0.04
    46. Epilepsy
    5
    0.24
     
    132
    0.51
    47. Maternal Conditions
    4
    0.19
     
    250
    0.97
    48. Drug Use
    4
    0.19
     
    28
    0.11
    49. Tuberculosis
    3
    0.14
     
    1,189
    4.60
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.14
     
    1,203
    4.65
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bahamas BAHAMAS   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    46.58
    11
     
    14.03
    111
    2. Breast Cancer
    31.06
    5
     
    5.45
    180
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.57
    53
     
    2.18
    179
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.94
    79
     
    27.28
    13
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.36
    107
     
    2.92
    148
    6. Lymphomas
    6.19
    59
     
    1.20
    180
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.70
    88
     
    1.36
    180
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.30
    120
     
    6.15
    74
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.11
    29
     
    1.07
    150
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.09
    97
     
    1.78
    174
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.81
    103
     
    0.50
    177
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.67
    83
     
    15.75
    6
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.24
    117
     
    2.21
    120
    14. Leukemia
    2.01
    147
     
    0.59
    179
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.16
    146
     
    0.98
    156
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.32
    178
     
    4.21
    7
     
     
     
    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.