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Compare Barbados and Sao Tome 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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    Barbados Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Barbados BARBADOS   Sao Tome SAO TOME
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.2
    67.0
    64.5
    42
    42
    40
     
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
    1970
    66.2
    71.2
    68.7
    33
    41
    39
     
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
    1980
    69.6
    74.7
    72.1
    24
    31
    28
     
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
    1990
    72.0
    77.1
    74.5
    26
    29
    29
     
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
    2000
    70.9
    75.5
    73.3
    47
    60
    47
     
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
    2010
    72.3
    77.1
    74.7
    57
    69
    59
     
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
    2016
    73.1
    78.0
    75.6
    65
    77
    67
     
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Barbados BARBADOS   Sao Tome SAO TOME
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.1
    78.0
    65
    77
     
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    Age 5
    74.0
    78.9
    66
    78
     
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.0
    67
    78
     
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.0
    68
    80
     
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    Age 20
    74.4
    79.1
    68
    80
     
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    Age 25
    74.6
    79.2
    69
    80
     
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    Age 30
    74.8
    79.4
    71
    80
     
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.5
    79
    80
     
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    Age 40
    75.4
    79.7
    78
    77
     
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    Age 45
    75.8
    80.0
    79
    78
     
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    Age 50
    76.3
    80.4
    82
    80
     
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    Age 55
    77.0
    80.8
    82
    81
     
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    Age 60
    78.1
    81.5
    82
    82
     
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.3
    88
    86
     
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.5
    94
    87
     
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    Age 75
    83.4
    85.2
    102
    90
     
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    Age 80
    86.0
    87.4
    110
    91
     
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.3
    119
    96
     
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Barbados BARBADOS   Sao Tome SAO TOME
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    81.18
    3
     
    18.01
    75
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    75.26
    150
     
    94.70
    121
    3. Stroke
    69.25
    116
     
    112.64
    53
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    62.80
    63
     
    101.05
    28
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.51
    28
     
    15.27
    136
    6. Breast Cancer
    35.64
    3
     
    14.68
    118
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.86
    3
     
    11.56
    61
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.16
    70
     
    12.65
    136
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    18.64
    12
     
    9.89
    46
    10. Other Injuries
    15.54
    35
     
    7.49
    101
    11. Hypertension
    14.79
    83
     
    4.58
    156
    12. Kidney Disease
    14.32
    93
     
    40.64
    12
    13. HIV/AIDS
    11.46
    69
     
    33.69
    38
    14. Violence
    10.21
    48
     
    6.59
    79
    15. Lung Disease
    9.65
    175
     
    60.20
    9
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.38
    39
     
    5.30
    100
    17. Lymphomas
    9.25
    6
     
    4.63
    103
    18. Uterin Cancer
    8.93
    1
     
    3.30
    44
    19. Cervical Cancer
    8.65
    86
     
    22.48
    23
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    8.32
    22
     
    5.19
    65
    21. Lung Cancers
    7.95
    111
     
    17.95
    68
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    7.40
    110
     
    10.43
    57
    23. Liver Disease
    5.73
    161
     
    47.60
    14
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5.52
    92
     
    17.70
    9
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.52
    52
     
    3.91
    104
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.09
    161
     
    47.90
    2
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.38
    125
     
    11.82
    65
    28. Leukemia
    4.27
    69
     
    3.32
    113
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.48
    147
     
    1.91
    179
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    3.33
    27
     
    1.21
    78
    31. Skin Disease
    3.19
    54
     
    2.46
    71
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.98
    92
     
    3.14
    88
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.92
    92
     
    9.21
    61
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.91
    92
     
    1.29
    162
    35. Asthma
    2.88
    109
     
    16.94
    24
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.62
    94
     
    1.51
    135
    37. Epilepsy
    2.41
    65
     
    2.51
    63
    38. Anemia
    2.11
    45
     
    1.12
    59
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.96
    108
     
    4.44
    45
    40. Falls
    1.59
    174
     
    13.09
    27
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.43
    135
     
    19.99
    56
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.38
    128
     
    4.59
    17
    43. Meningitis
    1.13
    95
     
    4.51
    53
    44. Alcohol
    1.03
    125
     
    1.04
    124
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.92
    7
     
    0.30
    75
    46. Malnutrition
    0.69
    117
     
    14.89
    28
    47. Encephalitis
    0.49
    109
     
    1.54
    33
    48. Dengue
    0.46
    19
     
    0.00
    162
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.38
    98
     
    1.08
    51
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.35
    120
     
    5.23
    50
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Barbados BARBADOS   Sao Tome SAO TOME
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    362
    13.53
     
    74
    6.91
    2. Stroke
    335
    12.52
     
    93
    8.68
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    296
    11.06
     
    121
    11.30
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    288
    10.76
     
    12
    1.12
    5. Prostate Cancer
    167
    6.24
     
    6
    0.56
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    117
    4.37
     
    9
    0.84
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    103
    3.85
     
    10
    0.93
    8. Breast Cancer
    87
    3.25
     
    8
    0.75
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    86
    3.21
     
    17
    1.59
    10. Hypertension
    71
    2.65
     
    4
    0.37
    11. Other Injuries
    68
    2.54
     
    14
    1.31
    12. Kidney Disease
    65
    2.43
     
    40
    3.73
    13. Lung Disease
    47
    1.76
     
    48
    4.48
    14. Lymphomas
    43
    1.61
     
    5
    0.47
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    40
    1.49
     
    6
    0.56
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    39
    1.46
     
    4
    0.37
    17. Lung Cancers
    37
    1.38
     
    14
    1.31
    18. HIV/AIDS
    35
    1.31
     
    48
    4.48
    19. Violence
    29
    1.08
     
    12
    1.12
    20. Stomach Cancer
    26
    0.97
     
    14
    1.31
    21. Liver Disease
    24
    0.90
     
    46
    4.30
    22. Cervical Cancer
    23
    0.86
     
    11
    1.03
    23. Uterin Cancer
    23
    0.86
     
    1
    0.09
    24. Leukemia
    19
    0.71
     
    4
    0.37
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    18
    0.67
     
    32
    2.99
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    17
    0.64
     
    1
    0.09
    27. Liver Cancer
    16
    0.60
     
    2
    0.19
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    16
    0.60
     
    64
    5.98
    29. Skin Disease
    15
    0.56
     
    2
    0.19
    30. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.52
     
    2
    0.19
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    14
    0.52
     
    3
    0.28
    32. Oral Cancer
    13
    0.49
     
    1
    0.09
    33. Other Neoplasms
    13
    0.49
     
    1
    0.09
    34. Asthma
    13
    0.49
     
    16
    1.49
    35. Anemia
    10
    0.37
     
    2
    0.19
    36. Epilepsy
    10
    0.37
     
    4
    0.37
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    9
    0.34
     
    4
    0.37
    38. Low Birth Weight
    8
    0.30
     
    40
    3.73
    39. Bladder Cancer
    7
    0.26
     
    4
    0.37
    40. Falls
    7
    0.26
     
    16
    1.49
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6
    0.22
     
    39
    3.64
    42. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.22
     
    31
    2.89
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    5
    0.19
     
    0
    0.00
    44. Meningitis
    4
    0.15
     
    8
    0.75
    45. Alcohol
    4
    0.15
     
    1
    0.09
    46. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
     
    3
    0.28
    47. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.07
     
    1
    0.09
    48. Dengue
    2
    0.07
     
    0
    0.00
    49. Malnutrition
    2
    0.07
     
    28
    2.61
    50. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.07
     
    1
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Barbados BARBADOS   Sao Tome SAO TOME
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    81.18
    3
     
    18.01
    75
    2. Breast Cancer
    35.64
    3
     
    14.68
    118
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.86
    3
     
    11.56
    61
    4. Lymphomas
    9.25
    6
     
    4.63
    103
    5. Uterin Cancer
    8.93
    1
     
    3.30
    44
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.65
    86
     
    22.48
    23
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    8.32
    22
     
    5.19
    65
    8. Lung Cancers
    7.95
    111
     
    17.95
    68
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.52
    92
     
    17.70
    9
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.52
    52
     
    3.91
    104
    11. Leukemia
    4.27
    69
     
    3.32
    113
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.48
    147
     
    1.91
    179
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.91
    92
     
    1.29
    162
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.96
    108
     
    4.44
    45
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.38
    128
     
    4.59
    17
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.35
    174
     
    0.68
    145
     
     
     
    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.