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Compare Burkina Faso and Peru 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
     
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Peru PERU
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    36.0
    36.7
    154
    165
    160
     
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
    1970
    42.2
    42.7
    42.4
    151
    158
    155
     
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
    1980
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    153
    154
    154
     
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
    1990
    48.4
    51.6
    50.0
    161
    163
    161
     
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
    2000
    48.8
    51.4
    50.1
    164
    165
    163
     
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
    2010
    56.6
    58.3
    57.5
    159
    164
    162
     
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
    2016
    59.6
    60.9
    60.3
    164
    170
    166
     
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Peru PERU
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.6
    60.9
    164
    170
     
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    Age 5
    65.3
    66.3
    159
    170
     
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    Age 10
    66.1
    67.3
    158
    169
     
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    Age 15
    66.6
    67.9
    157
    168
     
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    Age 20
    67.2
    68.6
    157
    167
     
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    Age 25
    68.0
    69.4
    154
    167
     
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    Age 30
    68.7
    70.2
    154
    167
     
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    Age 35
    69.5
    71.0
    156
    168
     
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    Age 40
    70.3
    71.9
    157
    170
     
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    Age 45
    71.2
    72.8
    163
    172
     
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    Age 50
    72.3
    73.7
    166
    173
     
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    Age 55
    73.5
    74.7
    167
    175
     
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    Age 60
    75.0
    75.8
    172
    176
     
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    Age 65
    76.8
    77.4
    173
    176
     
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    Age 70
    78.9
    79.3
    176
    176
     
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    Age 75
    81.4
    81.7
    176
    177
     
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    Age 80
    84.6
    84.7
    177
    177
     
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    178
    177
     
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Peru PERU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    170.63
    36
     
    74.12
    151
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    149.88
    12
     
    90.30
    39
    3. Stroke
    94.36
    75
     
    37.59
    151
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    89.19
    14
     
    3.56
    91
    5. Malaria
    53.08
    4
     
    0.01
    74
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.57
    14
     
    14.01
    110
    7. Liver Disease
    38.06
    23
     
    27.83
    39
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.05
    66
     
    19.63
    115
    9. Malnutrition
    30.03
    3
     
    6.15
    52
    10. Hypertension
    28.11
    30
     
    3.34
    166
    11. Meningitis
    27.99
    8
     
    1.26
    90
    12. HIV/AIDS
    26.45
    45
     
    5.24
    86
    13. Other Injuries
    23.04
    7
     
    11.77
    56
    14. Prostate Cancer
    22.85
    49
     
    19.44
    68
    15. Cervical Cancer
    21.19
    30
     
    11.61
    72
    16. Falls
    20.68
    4
     
    4.72
    102
    17. Tuberculosis
    20.18
    56
     
    7.07
    86
    18. Lung Disease
    19.38
    115
     
    17.69
    134
    19. Low Birth Weight
    19.11
    25
     
    6.03
    104
    20. Maternal Conditions
    17.01
    22
     
    1.41
    84
    21. Breast Cancer
    16.48
    94
     
    8.76
    167
    22. Liver Cancer
    16.17
    16
     
    6.68
    66
    23. Suicide
    16.06
    23
     
    5.99
    138
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.78
    106
     
    26.28
    37
    25. Birth Trauma
    15.40
    32
     
    2.27
    108
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    13.25
    28
     
    8.99
    81
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.85
    100
     
    27.10
    35
    28. Asthma
    12.45
    46
     
    1.18
    138
    29. Violence
    10.57
    44
     
    14.65
    25
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.44
    7
     
    2.72
    97
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.60
    6
     
    1.50
    106
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.07
    41
     
    3.31
    151
    33. Drownings
    8.09
    33
     
    4.08
    90
    34. Anemia
    7.75
    21
     
    0.03
    150
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    7.73
    62
     
    2.03
    161
    36. Skin Disease
    7.41
    4
     
    1.45
    101
    37. Fires
    7.11
    20
     
    1.65
    92
    38. Schistosomiasis
    6.41
    3
     
    0.00
    144
    39. Epilepsy
    5.57
    24
     
    1.16
    139
    40. Syphilis
    3.75
    19
     
    0.65
    70
    41. Hepatitis B
    3.52
    5
     
    0.33
    111
    42. Stomach Cancer
    3.34
    144
     
    14.21
    24
    43. Poisonings
    3.20
    12
     
    1.14
    73
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3.11
    75
     
    1.49
    136
    45. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    144
     
    3.36
    131
    46. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    65
     
    1.47
    122
    47. Appendicitis
    2.65
    6
     
    1.00
    61
    48. Lymphomas
    2.62
    148
     
    5.46
    83
    49. Drug Use
    2.56
    40
     
    2.34
    46
    50. Oral Cancer
    2.56
    101
     
    1.12
    171
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Peru PERU
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17,647
    12.79
     
    24,623
    16.78
    2. Malaria
    14,631
    10.60
     
    4
    0.00
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,502
    8.33
     
    1,084
    0.74
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,894
    7.17
     
    19,965
    13.61
    5. Low Birth Weight
    6,781
    4.91
     
    2,054
    1.40
    6. Stroke
    5,898
    4.27
     
    10,241
    6.98
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,561
    4.03
     
    4,159
    2.84
    8. Birth Trauma
    5,464
    3.96
     
    773
    0.53
    9. Malnutrition
    5,062
    3.67
     
    1,709
    1.16
    10. Meningitis
    4,805
    3.48
     
    389
    0.27
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,695
    2.68
     
    2,998
    2.04
    12. Other Injuries
    3,529
    2.56
     
    3,538
    2.41
    13. HIV/AIDS
    3,354
    2.43
     
    1,589
    1.08
    14. Liver Disease
    3,105
    2.25
     
    7,611
    5.19
    15. Maternal Conditions
    2,608
    1.89
     
    451
    0.31
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,401
    1.74
     
    5,269
    3.59
    17. Violence
    1,774
    1.29
     
    4,572
    3.12
    18. Falls
    1,737
    1.26
     
    1,317
    0.90
    19. Hypertension
    1,734
    1.26
     
    909
    0.62
    20. Suicide
    1,671
    1.21
     
    1,825
    1.24
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,620
    1.17
     
    1,980
    1.35
    22. Drownings
    1,550
    1.12
     
    1,241
    0.85
    23. Liver Cancer
    1,386
    1.00
     
    1,811
    1.23
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    1,301
    0.94
     
    582
    0.40
    25. Lung Disease
    1,259
    0.91
     
    4,757
    3.24
    26. Kidney Disease
    1,181
    0.86
     
    7,364
    5.02
    27. Syphilis
    1,065
    0.77
     
    214
    0.15
    28. Asthma
    1,053
    0.76
     
    328
    0.22
    29. Fires
    976
    0.71
     
    482
    0.33
    30. Cervical Cancer
    958
    0.69
     
    1,699
    1.16
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    856
    0.62
     
    738
    0.50
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    804
    0.58
     
    944
    0.64
    33. Epilepsy
    792
    0.57
     
    353
    0.24
    34. Anemia
    768
    0.56
     
    8
    0.01
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    755
    0.55
     
    6,958
    4.74
    36. Breast Cancer
    737
    0.53
     
    1,281
    0.87
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    735
    0.53
     
    416
    0.28
    38. Skin Disease
    695
    0.50
     
    399
    0.27
    39. Pertussis
    633
    0.46
     
    110
    0.07
    40. Poisonings
    566
    0.41
     
    342
    0.23
    41. Schistosomiasis
    564
    0.41
     
    0
    0.00
    42. Prostate Cancer
    421
    0.31
     
    2,300
    1.57
    43. Tetanus
    337
    0.24
     
    58
    0.04
    44. Hepatitis B
    333
    0.24
     
    94
    0.06
    45. Other Neoplasms
    311
    0.23
     
    413
    0.28
    46. Drug Use
    311
    0.23
     
    689
    0.47
    47. Appendicitis
    296
    0.21
     
    292
    0.20
    48. Lymphomas
    272
    0.20
     
    1,491
    1.02
    49. Stomach Cancer
    271
    0.20
     
    3,823
    2.61
    50. Alcohol
    267
    0.19
     
    401
    0.27
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Peru PERU
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.85
    49
     
    19.44
    68
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.19
    30
     
    11.61
    72
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.48
    94
     
    8.76
    167
    4. Liver Cancer
    16.17
    16
     
    6.68
    66
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.34
    144
     
    14.21
    24
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    144
     
    3.36
    131
    7. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    65
     
    1.47
    122
    8. Lymphomas
    2.62
    148
     
    5.46
    83
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.56
    101
     
    1.12
    171
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.55
    177
     
    7.41
    97
    11. Lung Cancers
    2.46
    155
     
    10.22
    101
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.66
    117
     
    1.27
    140
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    134
     
    0.82
    166
    14. Leukemia
    1.22
    162
     
    3.71
    102
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    126
     
    1.50
    91
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.93
    162
     
    5.03
    68
     
     
     
    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.