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Cameroon
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Cameroon and Japan 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.

Japan
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Cameroon Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Japan JAPAN
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Japan JAPAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    40.5
    43.1
    41.7
    141
    134
    137
     
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
    1970
    44.9
    47.5
    46.2
    137
    140
    137
     
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
    1980
    50.1
    53.1
    51.5
    138
    139
    139
     
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
    1990
    53.1
    56.3
    54.6
    150
    146
    147
     
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
    2000
    50.2
    52.6
    51.4
    158
    162
    158
     
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
    2010
    54.1
    56.4
    55.3
    169
    169
    169
     
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
    2016
    56.7
    59.4
    58.1
    175
    175
    174
     
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Japan JAPAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    56.7
    59.4
    175
    175
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
    Age 5
    61.9
    64.2
    175
    176
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    Age 10
    63.2
    65.4
    174
    176
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    Age 15
    63.8
    65.9
    172
    176
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
    Age 20
    64.6
    66.6
    173
    176
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
    Age 25
    65.6
    67.4
    173
    176
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
    Age 30
    66.7
    68.4
    173
    176
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
    Age 35
    67.9
    69.7
    173
    176
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.4
    174
    175
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
    Age 45
    70.8
    73.0
    172
    171
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
    Age 50
    72.4
    74.3
    165
    168
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
    Age 55
    74.0
    75.8
    153
    166
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
    Age 60
    75.7
    77.2
    150
    163
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
    Age 65
    77.7
    78.8
    147
    160
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
    Age 70
    79.9
    80.8
    145
    158
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.2
    147
    153
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    143
    146
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    141
    139
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Japan JAPAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    176.51
    10
    0.03
    174
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145.79
    10
    24.28
    98
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.61
    89
    31.55
    181
    4. Stroke
    106.51
    49
    25.76
    160
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    77.94
    27
    0.59
    155
    6. Tuberculosis
    51.31
    30
    0.60
    144
    7. Liver Disease
    50.21
    12
    5.60
    161
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    47.09
    43
    3.34
    182
    9. Lung Disease
    36.71
    35
    11.61
    169
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.90
    29
    2.37
    182
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.97
    71
    5.48
    156
    12. Prostate Cancer
    27.02
    40
    6.52
    156
    13. Kidney Disease
    25.59
    47
    6.33
    156
    14. Meningitis
    24.29
    14
    0.10
    179
    15. Maternal Conditions
    22.78
    15
    0.05
    173
    16. Malaria
    22.23
    31
    0.00
    122
    17. Breast Cancer
    20.15
    45
    10.09
    155
    18. Other Injuries
    20.11
    7
    4.06
    152
    19. Cervical Cancer
    19.96
    28
    2.66
    146
    20. Suicide
    19.47
    12
    14.30
    30
    21. Falls
    19.37
    10
    1.85
    173
    22. Low Birth Weight
    17.25
    31
    0.41
    183
    23. Birth Trauma
    16.71
    21
    0.22
    180
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    16.67
    11
    2.30
    153
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    15.73
    3
    2.64
    172
    26. Hypertension
    14.66
    74
    0.71
    183
    27. Malnutrition
    14.60
    35
    0.43
    123
    28. Violence
    11.83
    33
    0.21
    182
    29. Asthma
    10.86
    48
    0.64
    158
    30. Drownings
    10.06
    12
    2.06
    121
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.45
    28
    0.69
    167
    32. Lymphomas
    7.87
    19
    4.32
    120
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.45
    52
    2.14
    171
    34. Syphilis
    6.90
    10
    0.01
    161
    35. Fires
    6.79
    19
    0.38
    158
    36. Oral Cancer
    6.79
    22
    2.25
    127
    37. Schistosomiasis
    5.81
    10
    0.00
    119
    38. Liver Cancer
    5.35
    94
    7.89
    51
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.29
    34
    0.46
    165
    40. Epilepsy
    4.90
    12
    0.39
    182
    41. Ovary Cancer
    4.56
    87
    3.40
    134
    42. Skin Disease
    4.55
    36
    0.35
    155
    43. Hepatitis B
    4.26
    13
    0.23
    125
    44. Drug Use
    3.77
    16
    0.34
    169
    45. Other Neoplasms
    3.62
    57
    2.90
    85
    46. Alcohol
    3.32
    30
    0.26
    173
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.95
    175
    14.07
    39
    48. Poisonings
    2.88
    20
    0.26
    137
    49. Appendicitis
    2.88
    12
    0.04
    175
    50. Stomach Cancer
    2.61
    169
    13.35
    23
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Japan JAPAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    28,669
    13.62
    49
    0.00
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,139
    11.47
    141,278
    13.09
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    15,092
    7.17
    2,800
    0.26
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,660
    5.54
    152,677
    14.15
    5. Stroke
    10,475
    4.98
    126,320
    11.70
    6. Malaria
    8,030
    3.81
    0
    0.00
    7. Low Birth Weight
    7,438
    3.53
    248
    0.02
    8. Birth Trauma
    7,203
    3.42
    135
    0.01
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,873
    3.26
    4,816
    0.45
    10. Tuberculosis
    6,611
    3.14
    3,378
    0.31
    11. Liver Disease
    6,353
    3.02
    17,241
    1.60
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    5,981
    2.84
    2,810
    0.26
    13. Meningitis
    5,293
    2.51
    309
    0.03
    14. Maternal Conditions
    4,735
    2.25
    49
    0.00
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,567
    2.17
    14,446
    1.34
    16. Other Injuries
    4,419
    2.10
    17,287
    1.60
    17. Malnutrition
    3,960
    1.88
    1,825
    0.17
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    3,948
    1.88
    10,454
    0.97
    19. Lung Disease
    3,422
    1.63
    64,257
    5.95
    20. Kidney Disease
    3,350
    1.59
    35,539
    3.29
    21. Syphilis
    2,869
    1.36
    41
    0.00
    22. Suicide
    2,867
    1.36
    23,684
    2.19
    23. Violence
    2,721
    1.29
    338
    0.03
    24. Drownings
    2,514
    1.19
    7,314
    0.68
    25. Falls
    2,403
    1.14
    7,878
    0.73
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,031
    0.96
    34,389
    3.19
    27. Lymphomas
    1,471
    0.70
    17,856
    1.65
    28. Breast Cancer
    1,400
    0.67
    14,630
    1.36
    29. Hypertension
    1,387
    0.66
    4,120
    0.38
    30. Fires
    1,295
    0.62
    1,082
    0.10
    31. Asthma
    1,258
    0.60
    3,316
    0.31
    32. Cervical Cancer
    1,190
    0.57
    3,900
    0.36
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,039
    0.49
    3,111
    0.29
    34. Prostate Cancer
    1,036
    0.49
    13,096
    1.21
    35. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.48
    1,024
    0.09
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    983
    0.47
    7,904
    0.73
    37. Oral Cancer
    820
    0.39
    8,137
    0.75
    38. Liver Cancer
    804
    0.38
    31,904
    2.96
    39. Schistosomiasis
    757
    0.36
    0
    0.00
    40. Poisonings
    731
    0.35
    528
    0.05
    41. Hepatitis B
    725
    0.34
    690
    0.06
    42. Drug Use
    678
    0.32
    745
    0.07
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    654
    0.31
    2,609
    0.24
    44. Skin Disease
    555
    0.26
    1,873
    0.17
    45. Other Neoplasms
    449
    0.21
    12,636
    1.17
    46. Alcohol
    435
    0.21
    532
    0.05
    47. Appendicitis
    424
    0.20
    114
    0.01
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    366
    0.17
    55,524
    5.14
    49. Leukemia
    333
    0.16
    9,206
    0.85
    50. Encephalitis
    331
    0.16
    3,098
    0.29
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Japan JAPAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.02
    40
    6.52
    156
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.15
    45
    10.09
    155
    3. Cervical Cancer
    19.96
    28
    2.66
    146
    4. Lymphomas
    7.87
    19
    4.32
    120
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.79
    22
    2.25
    127
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.35
    94
    7.89
    51
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.56
    87
    3.40
    134
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.95
    175
    14.07
    39
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.61
    169
    13.35
    23
    10. Leukemia
    1.98
    153
    2.88
    132
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.71
    170
    19.60
    59
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.33
    110
    0.45
    174
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.33
    145
    3.59
    57
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.32
    159
    8.74
    12
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.32
    136
    2.06
    92
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.67
    175
    1.87
    99
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.