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Compare Burundi and Colombia 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
     
      Burundi BURUNDI   Colombia COLOMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    39.8
    43.0
    41.4
    144
    136
    141
     
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
    1970
    42.2
    45.4
    43.8
    152
    146
    148
     
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
    1980
    45.1
    48.5
    46.8
    156
    153
    156
     
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
    1990
    44.3
    47.9
    46.1
    175
    173
    175
     
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
    2000
    48.6
    53.0
    50.8
    165
    157
    161
     
    67.5
    75.3
    71.4
    88
    63
    76
    2010
    55.1
    58.5
    56.8
    167
    163
    165
     
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
    2016
    58.5
    61.8
    60.1
    169
    166
    168
     
    71.5
    78.8
    75.1
    81
    60
    75
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Burundi BURUNDI   Colombia COLOMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    58.5
    61.8
    169
    166
     
    71.5
    78.8
    81
    60
    Age 5
    63.4
    66.3
    170
    169
     
    72.7
    79.9
    82
    55
    Age 10
    64.6
    67.5
    167
    166
     
    72.9
    80.0
    82
    55
    Age 15
    65.3
    68.2
    166
    165
     
    73.0
    80.1
    81
    55
    Age 20
    66.1
    69.0
    166
    165
     
    73.8
    80.3
    76
    52
    Age 25
    67.1
    69.8
    165
    165
     
    74.7
    80.6
    68
    50
    Age 30
    68.2
    70.7
    162
    165
     
    75.5
    80.8
    61
    49
    Age 35
    69.2
    71.6
    160
    163
     
    76.2
    81.1
    54
    47
    Age 40
    70.3
    72.6
    160
    164
     
    76.9
    81.4
    49
    49
    Age 45
    71.5
    73.7
    155
    164
     
    77.5
    81.7
    49
    50
    Age 50
    72.9
    74.8
    146
    163
     
    78.1
    82.1
    54
    51
    Age 55
    74.4
    76.0
    142
    162
     
    78.9
    82.7
    57
    51
    Age 60
    75.9
    77.3
    142
    160
     
    80.0
    83.5
    53
    50
    Age 65
    77.7
    78.8
    144
    161
     
    81.3
    84.5
    52
    50
    Age 70
    79.8
    80.7
    146
    159
     
    83.0
    85.7
    54
    51
    Age 75
    82.4
    83.1
    149
    156
     
    85.3
    87.4
    52
    47
    Age 80
    85.4
    86.0
    147
    148
     
    87.9
    89.6
    44
    38
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.4
    148
    142
     
    91.0
    92.2
    33
    25
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Burundi BURUNDI   Colombia COLOMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    124.96
    21
     
    20.91
    129
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    103.36
    8
     
    1.78
    121
    3. Stroke
    101.45
    68
     
    38.03
    150
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    78.73
    144
     
    97.29
    120
    5. Tuberculosis
    50.14
    32
     
    3.08
    104
    6. Cervical Cancer
    46.35
    3
     
    10.69
    76
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.95
    5
     
    18.82
    89
    8. Prostate Cancer
    44.14
    14
     
    17.13
    84
    9. Malaria
    42.30
    16
     
    0.06
    63
    10. HIV/AIDS
    39.30
    35
     
    7.28
    79
    11. Hypertension
    36.00
    7
     
    11.19
    106
    12. Maternal Conditions
    31.97
    7
     
    1.16
    90
    13. Liver Disease
    31.70
    30
     
    5.85
    158
    14. Lung Disease
    27.83
    55
     
    36.30
    30
    15. Malnutrition
    27.37
    7
     
    4.75
    63
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    23.45
    107
     
    19.49
    117
    17. Meningitis
    23.32
    17
     
    0.91
    104
    18. Other Injuries
    22.25
    9
     
    4.76
    149
    19. Low Birth Weight
    20.45
    21
     
    5.93
    105
    20. Falls
    20.28
    5
     
    3.62
    123
    21. Birth Trauma
    19.08
    16
     
    1.62
    124
    22. Anemia
    17.59
    3
     
    0.47
    86
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.86
    99
     
    2.42
    177
    24. Breast Cancer
    16.82
    90
     
    14.91
    116
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    14.71
    15
     
    8.00
    99
    26. Asthma
    14.12
    36
     
    0.76
    156
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    14.05
    7
     
    2.04
    106
    28. Suicide
    12.74
    46
     
    6.00
    137
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    12.59
    30
     
    3.95
    118
    30. Drownings
    11.42
    17
     
    2.45
    112
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.38
    3
     
    1.73
    124
    32. Fires
    9.27
    5
     
    0.31
    170
    33. Epilepsy
    8.74
    5
     
    1.54
    105
    34. Kidney Disease
    8.58
    136
     
    12.59
    101
    35. Oral Cancer
    7.27
    18
     
    1.80
    136
    36. Violence
    6.84
    75
     
    47.07
    5
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.92
    81
     
    3.03
    156
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.71
    123
     
    9.34
    79
    39. Lymphomas
    5.42
    84
     
    5.66
    75
    40. Skin Disease
    5.36
    19
     
    3.30
    53
    41. Liver Cancer
    5.27
    92
     
    5.16
    96
    42. Syphilis
    5.00
    17
     
    0.19
    97
    43. Poisonings
    4.74
    2
     
    0.33
    150
    44. Ovary Cancer
    4.66
    81
     
    4.56
    84
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.56
    43
     
    0.52
    166
    46. Stomach Cancer
    4.39
    115
     
    15.25
    20
    47. Tetanus
    4.31
    7
     
    0.05
    100
    48. Schistosomiasis
    4.02
    21
     
    0.00
    88
    49. Other Neoplasms
    3.71
    52
     
    8.60
    2
    50. Leukemia
    2.62
    138
     
    5.39
    13
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Burundi BURUNDI   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,436
    12.32
     
    8,958
    4.20
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,159
    9.87
     
    758
    0.36
    3. Malaria
    5,212
    5.62
     
    30
    0.01
    4. Low Birth Weight
    4,758
    5.13
     
    2,502
    1.17
    5. Birth Trauma
    4,441
    4.78
     
    685
    0.32
    6. Stroke
    4,255
    4.58
     
    16,244
    7.61
    7. Malnutrition
    3,687
    3.97
     
    2,006
    0.94
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,661
    3.94
     
    9,133
    4.28
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,163
    3.41
     
    41,334
    19.36
    10. HIV/AIDS
    3,115
    3.36
     
    3,643
    1.71
    11. Maternal Conditions
    3,028
    3.26
     
    584
    0.27
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,824
    3.04
     
    3,436
    1.61
    13. Tuberculosis
    2,643
    2.85
     
    1,420
    0.67
    14. Meningitis
    2,531
    2.73
     
    418
    0.20
    15. Other Injuries
    2,396
    2.58
     
    2,209
    1.03
    16. Liver Disease
    1,730
    1.86
     
    2,654
    1.24
    17. Drownings
    1,484
    1.60
     
    1,178
    0.55
    18. Hypertension
    1,436
    1.55
     
    4,648
    2.18
    19. Anemia
    1,393
    1.50
     
    203
    0.10
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    1,238
    1.33
     
    1,778
    0.83
    21. Falls
    1,238
    1.33
     
    1,651
    0.77
    22. Cervical Cancer
    1,218
    1.31
     
    2,670
    1.25
    23. Lung Disease
    1,149
    1.24
     
    14,996
    7.02
    24. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,041
    1.12
     
    8,460
    3.96
    25. Syphilis
    941
    1.01
     
    84
    0.04
    26. Suicide
    899
    0.97
     
    2,954
    1.38
    27. Fires
    890
    0.96
     
    146
    0.07
    28. Epilepsy
    869
    0.94
     
    734
    0.34
    29. Asthma
    846
    0.91
     
    345
    0.16
    30. Violence
    688
    0.74
     
    23,530
    11.02
    31. Prostate Cancer
    672
    0.72
     
    3,126
    1.46
    32. Poisonings
    622
    0.67
     
    161
    0.08
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    614
    0.66
     
    891
    0.42
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    555
    0.60
     
    741
    0.35
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    534
    0.58
     
    995
    0.47
    36. Kidney Disease
    524
    0.56
     
    5,418
    2.54
    37. Tetanus
    468
    0.50
     
    23
    0.01
    38. Breast Cancer
    468
    0.50
     
    3,752
    1.76
    39. Pertussis
    412
    0.44
     
    31
    0.01
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    368
    0.40
     
    1,349
    0.63
    41. Oral Cancer
    363
    0.39
     
    801
    0.38
    42. Lymphomas
    343
    0.37
     
    2,574
    1.21
    43. Skin Disease
    342
    0.37
     
    1,401
    0.66
    44. Liver Cancer
    294
    0.32
     
    2,282
    1.07
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    287
    0.31
     
    4,171
    1.95
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    268
    0.29
     
    237
    0.11
    47. Schistosomiasis
    244
    0.26
     
    0
    0.00
    48. Encephalitis
    235
    0.25
     
    362
    0.17
    49. Stomach Cancer
    209
    0.23
     
    6,837
    3.20
    50. Other Neoplasms
    205
    0.22
     
    3,844
    1.80
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Burundi BURUNDI   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    46.35
    3
     
    10.69
    76
    2. Prostate Cancer
    44.14
    14
     
    17.13
    84
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.82
    90
     
    14.91
    116
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    14.05
    7
     
    2.04
    106
    5. Oral Cancer
    7.27
    18
     
    1.80
    136
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.71
    123
     
    9.34
    79
    7. Lymphomas
    5.42
    84
     
    5.66
    75
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.27
    92
     
    5.16
    96
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.66
    81
     
    4.56
    84
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.39
    115
     
    15.25
    20
    11. Leukemia
    2.62
    138
     
    5.39
    13
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.86
    96
     
    1.35
    130
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.78
    72
     
    2.13
    57
    14. Lung Cancers
    1.65
    166
     
    12.42
    94
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.60
    113
     
    1.22
    139
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.33
    146
     
    4.32
    78
     
     
     
    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.