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Cameroon
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Cameroon and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Cameroon Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    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
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    44.9
    47.5
    46.2
    137
    140
    137
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    50.1
    53.1
    51.5
    138
    139
    139
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    53.1
    56.3
    54.6
    150
    146
    147
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    50.2
    52.6
    51.4
    158
    162
    158
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    54.1
    56.4
    55.3
    169
    169
    169
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    56.7
    59.4
    58.1
    175
    175
    174
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    56.7
    59.4
    175
    175
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    61.9
    64.2
    175
    176
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    63.2
    65.4
    174
    176
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    63.8
    65.9
    172
    176
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    64.6
    66.6
    173
    176
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    65.6
    67.4
    173
    176
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    66.7
    68.4
    173
    176
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    67.9
    69.7
    173
    176
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.4
    174
    175
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    70.8
    73.0
    172
    171
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    72.4
    74.3
    165
    168
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    74.0
    75.8
    153
    166
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    75.7
    77.2
    150
    163
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    77.7
    78.8
    147
    160
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    79.9
    80.8
    145
    158
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.2
    147
    153
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    143
    146
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    141
    139
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    203.03
    8
    648.01
    1
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    144.06
    16
    109.31
    25
    3. Stroke
    136.18
    28
    116.53
    48
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    124.42
    82
    124.75
    79
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    58.89
    28
    68.59
    22
    6. Tuberculosis
    55.10
    30
    92.03
    11
    7. Liver Disease
    48.82
    13
    11.99
    112
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.33
    49
    63.57
    26
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.06
    28
    26.76
    49
    10. Malaria
    29.11
    30
    0.00
    131
    11. Kidney Disease
    24.91
    41
    21.44
    55
    12. Lung Disease
    24.85
    75
    55.25
    10
    13. Prostate Cancer
    24.27
    44
    14.03
    111
    14. Maternal Conditions
    23.66
    17
    11.86
    35
    15. Meningitis
    22.27
    19
    7.84
    41
    16. Other Injuries
    19.99
    18
    8.25
    91
    17. Breast Cancer
    19.45
    62
    5.45
    180
    18. Cervical Cancer
    19.27
    35
    27.28
    13
    19. Birth Trauma
    18.22
    19
    20.79
    13
    20. Low Birth Weight
    17.53
    32
    25.80
    8
    21. Suicide
    17.33
    20
    13.25
    40
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    16.56
    7
    12.54
    35
    23. Falls
    16.25
    14
    3.09
    138
    24. Malnutrition
    16.25
    22
    12.28
    34
    25. Hypertension
    14.91
    82
    38.43
    5
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.82
    121
    12.03
    139
    27. Asthma
    14.27
    33
    21.50
    12
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    13.73
    23
    8.12
    59
    29. Violence
    12.13
    34
    29.26
    12
    30. Drownings
    7.87
    36
    4.44
    81
    31. Lymphomas
    7.27
    28
    1.20
    180
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.95
    35
    6.60
    40
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.72
    71
    12.79
    19
    34. Fires
    6.66
    26
    6.82
    25
    35. Oral Cancer
    6.31
    27
    2.21
    120
    36. Syphilis
    5.85
    11
    1.85
    39
    37. Schistosomiasis
    5.43
    10
    0.00
    125
    38. Epilepsy
    5.31
    27
    8.20
    8
    39. Drug Use
    5.05
    12
    1.61
    69
    40. Liver Cancer
    5.03
    100
    6.15
    74
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.66
    41
    5.52
    27
    42. Ovary Cancer
    4.14
    93
    1.78
    174
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.52
    62
    3.13
    74
    44. Measles
    3.48
    19
    1.08
    35
    45. Skin Disease
    3.48
    51
    4.64
    33
    46. Poisonings
    2.81
    26
    2.72
    30
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.77
    176
    2.18
    179
    48. Hepatitis B
    2.72
    11
    0.38
    99
    49. Alcohol
    2.64
    47
    1.54
    93
    50. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    165
    1.36
    180
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    33,277
    15.06
    10,313
    39.90
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25,344
    11.47
    1,896
    7.34
    3. Stroke
    14,056
    6.36
    1,258
    4.87
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    13,953
    6.31
    1,203
    4.65
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,159
    5.50
    1,339
    5.18
    6. Malaria
    9,161
    4.14
    0
    0.00
    7. Birth Trauma
    7,686
    3.48
    652
    2.52
    8. Low Birth Weight
    7,394
    3.35
    809
    3.13
    9. Tuberculosis
    6,821
    3.09
    1,189
    4.60
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,560
    2.97
    558
    2.16
    11. Liver Disease
    6,425
    2.91
    144
    0.56
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    6,010
    2.72
    371
    1.44
    13. Meningitis
    5,309
    2.40
    181
    0.70
    14. Maternal Conditions
    4,878
    2.21
    250
    0.97
    15. Malnutrition
    4,787
    2.17
    306
    1.18
    16. Other Injuries
    4,642
    2.10
    165
    0.64
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,630
    2.09
    697
    2.70
    18. Kidney Disease
    3,561
    1.61
    249
    0.96
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    3,426
    1.55
    133
    0.51
    20. Suicide
    2,787
    1.26
    221
    0.86
    21. Violence
    2,688
    1.22
    635
    2.46
    22. Lung Disease
    2,524
    1.14
    593
    2.29
    23. Syphilis
    2,298
    1.04
    51
    0.20
    24. Falls
    2,273
    1.03
    37
    0.14
    25. Drownings
    2,113
    0.96
    97
    0.38
    26. Asthma
    1,778
    0.80
    263
    1.02
    27. Hypertension
    1,536
    0.69
    412
    1.59
    28. Breast Cancer
    1,382
    0.63
    37
    0.14
    29. Fires
    1,367
    0.62
    118
    0.46
    30. Lymphomas
    1,347
    0.61
    19
    0.07
    31. Measles
    1,330
    0.60
    33
    0.13
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,282
    0.58
    124
    0.48
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1,193
    0.54
    184
    0.71
    34. Epilepsy
    1,061
    0.48
    132
    0.51
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,002
    0.45
    164
    0.63
    36. Prostate Cancer
    987
    0.45
    56
    0.22
    37. Pertussis
    922
    0.42
    58
    0.22
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    918
    0.42
    74
    0.29
    39. Drug Use
    908
    0.41
    28
    0.11
    40. Oral Cancer
    788
    0.36
    24
    0.09
    41. Liver Cancer
    763
    0.35
    74
    0.29
    42. Schistosomiasis
    716
    0.32
    0
    0.00
    43. Poisonings
    713
    0.32
    67
    0.26
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    619
    0.28
    72
    0.28
    45. Skin Disease
    473
    0.21
    57
    0.22
    46. Other Neoplasms
    446
    0.20
    39
    0.15
    47. Hepatitis B
    437
    0.20
    5
    0.02
    48. Encephalitis
    404
    0.18
    10
    0.04
    49. Alcohol
    394
    0.18
    18
    0.07
    50. Appendicitis
    366
    0.17
    17
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.27
    44
    14.03
    111
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.45
    62
    5.45
    180
    3. Cervical Cancer
    19.27
    35
    27.28
    13
    4. Lymphomas
    7.27
    28
    1.20
    180
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.31
    27
    2.21
    120
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.03
    100
    6.15
    74
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.14
    93
    1.78
    174
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.77
    176
    2.18
    179
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    165
    1.36
    180
    10. Leukemia
    1.81
    150
    0.59
    179
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.49
    170
    2.92
    148
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    102
    4.21
    7
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    135
    1.07
    150
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.13
    150
    15.75
    6
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.98
    160
    0.50
    177
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.63
    172
    0.98
    156
    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.