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Compare Bolivia and Malawi 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
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Malawi MALAWI
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    45.0
    42.8
    138
    129
    130
     
    37.4
    38.5
    37.9
    153
    155
    157
    1970
    43.9
    48.3
    46.1
    142
    137
    140
     
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
    1980
    50.4
    54.4
    52.4
    136
    135
    135
     
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
    1990
    57.2
    60.7
    58.9
    132
    130
    133
     
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
    2000
    60.8
    64.6
    62.6
    124
    125
    126
     
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
    2010
    66.4
    71.1
    68.7
    111
    117
    114
     
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
    2016
    69.1
    74.0
    71.5
    100
    112
    108
     
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Malawi MALAWI
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.1
    74.0
    100
    112
     
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    Age 5
    72.0
    76.7
    94
    102
     
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    Age 10
    72.2
    76.9
    93
    101
     
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    Age 15
    72.4
    77.0
    92
    101
     
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    Age 20
    72.9
    77.4
    86
    98
     
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    Age 25
    73.7
    77.8
    84
    96
     
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    Age 30
    74.4
    78.2
    80
    94
     
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    Age 35
    75.2
    78.6
    73
    91
     
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    Age 40
    76.0
    79.2
    66
    87
     
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    Age 45
    76.8
    79.8
    60
    83
     
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    Age 50
    77.8
    80.6
    57
    75
     
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    Age 55
    78.9
    81.5
    56
    70
     
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.6
    49
    60
     
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    Age 65
    81.9
    84.1
    45
    57
     
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    Age 70
    83.7
    85.8
    42
    49
     
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    Age 75
    85.9
    87.7
    38
    39
     
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    Age 80
    88.4
    90.0
    24
    24
     
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.7
    21
    14
     
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Malawi MALAWI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    91.29
    125
     
    85.23
    136
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    75.86
    52
     
    99.74
    31
    3. Stroke
    63.35
    122
     
    72.01
    112
    4. Liver Disease
    54.39
    6
     
    26.71
    44
    5. Kidney Disease
    44.77
    8
     
    7.58
    152
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.61
    55
     
    43.10
    10
    7. Cervical Cancer
    20.61
    34
     
    48.45
    2
    8. Suicide
    20.48
    12
     
    10.37
    85
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    20.22
    112
     
    28.95
    91
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.02
    82
     
    18.82
    83
    11. Lung Disease
    18.42
    125
     
    22.87
    87
    12. Other Injuries
    15.76
    33
     
    11.76
    57
    13. Prostate Cancer
    14.72
    104
     
    11.68
    122
    14. Violence
    14.14
    27
     
    2.11
    140
    15. Low Birth Weight
    13.16
    53
     
    15.75
    41
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    12.98
    31
     
    10.96
    48
    17. Malnutrition
    11.02
    41
     
    16.26
    21
    18. Birth Trauma
    10.22
    53
     
    12.31
    42
    19. HIV/AIDS
    8.10
    76
     
    326.36
    3
    20. Drownings
    8.03
    34
     
    4.35
    84
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7.67
    72
     
    83.86
    15
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.54
    58
     
    4.75
    114
    23. Breast Cancer
    7.51
    172
     
    9.50
    159
    24. Stomach Cancer
    6.53
    75
     
    2.63
    162
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.74
    122
     
    3.02
    169
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.16
    63
     
    2.23
    167
    27. Falls
    4.82
    99
     
    16.50
    13
    28. Maternal Conditions
    4.61
    52
     
    20.57
    20
    29. Chagas disease
    4.60
    1
     
    0.00
    105
    30. Lung Cancers
    4.52
    137
     
    0.96
    181
    31. Poisonings
    4.37
    6
     
    2.66
    33
    32. Alcohol
    4.35
    19
     
    1.32
    109
    33. Fires
    4.09
    56
     
    6.54
    28
    34. Tuberculosis
    3.96
    100
     
    26.35
    50
    35. Meningitis
    3.94
    59
     
    14.76
    34
    36. Hypertension
    3.78
    163
     
    30.19
    24
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.48
    67
     
    3.17
    71
    38. Liver Cancer
    3.37
    150
     
    1.93
    178
    39. Lymphomas
    3.33
    131
     
    7.27
    30
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.20
    86
     
    8.31
    23
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    3.19
    132
     
    8.92
    55
    42. Other Neoplasms
    2.82
    87
     
    4.24
    35
    43. Leukemia
    2.74
    131
     
    0.57
    180
    44. Skin Disease
    2.42
    73
     
    5.17
    22
    45. Skin Cancers
    2.30
    48
     
    1.54
    86
    46. Pancreas Cancer
    2.23
    121
     
    0.51
    175
    47. Epilepsy
    2.15
    76
     
    4.53
    36
    48. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    126
     
    2.57
    100
    49. Pertussis
    2.05
    29
     
    1.55
    55
    50. Drug Use
    2.00
    56
     
    0.21
    179
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Malawi MALAWI
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,866
    12.55
     
    5,986
    4.36
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,306
    11.66
     
    11,835
    8.62
    3. Stroke
    5,528
    8.82
     
    5,080
    3.70
    4. Liver Disease
    4,611
    7.36
     
    2,079
    1.51
    5. Kidney Disease
    3,878
    6.19
     
    657
    0.48
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,501
    3.99
     
    5,884
    4.29
    7. Suicide
    2,010
    3.21
     
    947
    0.69
    8. Low Birth Weight
    1,762
    2.81
     
    5,251
    3.83
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,729
    2.76
     
    2,059
    1.50
    10. Other Injuries
    1,702
    2.72
     
    1,599
    1.16
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    1,680
    2.68
     
    3,263
    2.38
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,677
    2.68
     
    1,249
    0.91
    13. Lung Disease
    1,610
    2.57
     
    1,617
    1.18
    14. Violence
    1,462
    2.33
     
    296
    0.22
    15. Birth Trauma
    1,369
    2.18
     
    4,105
    2.99
    16. Malnutrition
    1,063
    1.70
     
    3,058
    2.23
    17. Diarrhoeal diseases
    927
    1.48
     
    9,093
    6.62
    18. Cervical Cancer
    890
    1.42
     
    2,112
    1.54
    19. Drownings
    881
    1.41
     
    728
    0.53
    20. HIV/AIDS
    766
    1.22
     
    36,329
    26.47
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    706
    1.13
     
    411
    0.30
    22. Prostate Cancer
    596
    0.95
     
    336
    0.24
    23. Stomach Cancer
    554
    0.88
     
    191
    0.14
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    486
    0.78
     
    239
    0.17
    25. Poisonings
    480
    0.77
     
    457
    0.33
    26. Maternal Conditions
    476
    0.76
     
    3,067
    2.23
    27. Falls
    460
    0.73
     
    1,388
    1.01
    28. Meningitis
    448
    0.71
     
    2,146
    1.56
    29. Fires
    426
    0.68
     
    757
    0.55
    30. Chagas disease
    387
    0.62
     
    0
    0.00
    31. Alcohol
    383
    0.61
     
    120
    0.09
    32. Lung Cancers
    381
    0.61
     
    72
    0.05
    33. Tuberculosis
    361
    0.58
     
    2,304
    1.68
    34. Hypertension
    329
    0.52
     
    2,099
    1.53
    35. Breast Cancer
    327
    0.52
     
    405
    0.30
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    326
    0.52
     
    258
    0.19
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    316
    0.50
     
    1,139
    0.83
    38. Liver Cancer
    287
    0.46
     
    224
    0.16
    39. Lymphomas
    287
    0.46
     
    926
    0.67
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    278
    0.44
     
    617
    0.45
    41. Pertussis
    275
    0.44
     
    512
    0.37
    42. Leukemia
    270
    0.43
     
    59
    0.04
    43. Other Neoplasms
    246
    0.39
     
    387
    0.28
    44. Epilepsy
    233
    0.37
     
    612
    0.45
    45. Skin Disease
    225
    0.36
     
    458
    0.33
    46. Ovary Cancer
    224
    0.36
     
    127
    0.09
    47. Skin Cancers
    197
    0.31
     
    110
    0.08
    48. Drug Use
    191
    0.30
     
    22
    0.02
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    187
    0.30
     
    42
    0.03
    50. Syphilis
    176
    0.28
     
    735
    0.54
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Malawi MALAWI
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    20.61
    34
     
    48.45
    2
    2. Prostate Cancer
    14.72
    104
     
    11.68
    122
    3. Breast Cancer
    7.51
    172
     
    9.50
    159
    4. Stomach Cancer
    6.53
    75
     
    2.63
    162
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.74
    122
     
    3.02
    169
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.16
    63
     
    2.23
    167
    7. Lung Cancers
    4.52
    137
     
    0.96
    181
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.37
    150
     
    1.93
    178
    9. Lymphomas
    3.33
    131
     
    7.27
    30
    10. Leukemia
    2.74
    131
     
    0.57
    180
    11. Skin Cancers
    2.30
    48
     
    1.54
    86
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.23
    121
     
    0.51
    175
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    126
     
    2.57
    100
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.12
    147
     
    5.64
    7
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.06
    152
     
    0.89
    162
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.72
    168
     
    25.16
    1
     
     
     
    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.