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Cameroon
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Cameroon and Liberia 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.

Liberia
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   Liberia LIBERIA
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Liberia LIBERIA
           
    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
     
    38.9
    41.3
    40.1
    149
    144
    146
    1970
    44.9
    47.5
    46.2
    137
    140
    137
     
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
    1980
    50.1
    53.1
    51.5
    138
    139
    139
     
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
    1990
    53.1
    56.3
    54.6
    150
    146
    147
     
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
    2000
    50.2
    52.6
    51.4
    158
    162
    158
     
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
    2010
    54.1
    56.4
    55.3
    169
    169
    169
     
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
    2016
    56.7
    59.4
    58.1
    175
    175
    174
     
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Liberia LIBERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    56.7
    59.4
    175
    175
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    Age 5
    61.9
    64.2
    175
    176
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    Age 10
    63.2
    65.4
    174
    176
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    Age 15
    63.8
    65.9
    172
    176
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    Age 20
    64.6
    66.6
    173
    176
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    Age 25
    65.6
    67.4
    173
    176
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    Age 30
    66.7
    68.4
    173
    176
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    Age 35
    67.9
    69.7
    173
    176
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.4
    174
    175
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    Age 45
    70.8
    73.0
    172
    171
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    Age 50
    72.4
    74.3
    165
    168
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    Age 55
    74.0
    75.8
    153
    166
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    Age 60
    75.7
    77.2
    150
    163
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    Age 65
    77.7
    78.8
    147
    160
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    Age 70
    79.9
    80.8
    145
    158
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.2
    147
    153
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    143
    146
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    141
    139
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Liberia LIBERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    203.03
    8
    57.18
    27
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    144.06
    16
    124.54
    22
    3. Stroke
    136.18
    28
    107.18
    59
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    124.42
    82
    110.97
    100
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    58.89
    28
    71.13
    21
    6. Tuberculosis
    55.10
    30
    152.71
    2
    7. Liver Disease
    48.82
    13
    39.19
    22
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.33
    49
    37.45
    62
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.06
    28
    46.20
    4
    10. Malaria
    29.11
    30
    45.44
    9
    11. Kidney Disease
    24.91
    41
    18.21
    73
    12. Lung Disease
    24.85
    75
    17.35
    136
    13. Prostate Cancer
    24.27
    44
    29.02
    29
    14. Maternal Conditions
    23.66
    17
    29.95
    11
    15. Meningitis
    22.27
    19
    19.95
    20
    16. Other Injuries
    19.99
    18
    16.27
    27
    17. Breast Cancer
    19.45
    62
    15.27
    109
    18. Cervical Cancer
    19.27
    35
    24.71
    17
    19. Birth Trauma
    18.22
    19
    14.24
    36
    20. Low Birth Weight
    17.53
    32
    15.32
    42
    21. Suicide
    17.33
    20
    9.93
    93
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    16.56
    7
    11.84
    43
    23. Falls
    16.25
    14
    12.64
    30
    24. Malnutrition
    16.25
    22
    11.94
    36
    25. Hypertension
    14.91
    82
    11.42
    105
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.82
    121
    14.02
    128
    27. Asthma
    14.27
    33
    10.02
    62
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    13.73
    23
    8.77
    56
    29. Violence
    12.13
    34
    11.32
    38
    30. Drownings
    7.87
    36
    5.22
    72
    31. Lymphomas
    7.27
    28
    1.97
    166
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.95
    35
    6.51
    41
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.72
    71
    4.17
    132
    34. Fires
    6.66
    26
    4.85
    46
    35. Oral Cancer
    6.31
    27
    1.66
    147
    36. Syphilis
    5.85
    11
    1.69
    42
    37. Schistosomiasis
    5.43
    10
    4.48
    16
    38. Epilepsy
    5.31
    27
    3.78
    42
    39. Drug Use
    5.05
    12
    2.76
    36
    40. Liver Cancer
    5.03
    100
    17.11
    13
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.66
    41
    3.24
    70
    42. Ovary Cancer
    4.14
    93
    3.31
    135
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.52
    62
    3.04
    79
    44. Measles
    3.48
    19
    14.73
    5
    45. Skin Disease
    3.48
    51
    2.18
    78
    46. Poisonings
    2.81
    26
    2.09
    46
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.77
    176
    2.87
    172
    48. Hepatitis B
    2.72
    11
    1.91
    32
    49. Alcohol
    2.64
    47
    1.70
    87
    50. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    165
    3.81
    134
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Liberia LIBERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    33,277
    15.06
    1,902
    5.42
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25,344
    11.47
    3,891
    11.08
    3. Stroke
    14,056
    6.36
    1,979
    5.64
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    13,953
    6.31
    2,343
    6.67
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,159
    5.50
    1,956
    5.57
    6. Malaria
    9,161
    4.14
    2,275
    6.48
    7. Birth Trauma
    7,686
    3.48
    1,126
    3.21
    8. Low Birth Weight
    7,394
    3.35
    1,212
    3.45
    9. Tuberculosis
    6,821
    3.09
    3,708
    10.56
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,560
    2.97
    1,585
    4.51
    11. Liver Disease
    6,425
    2.91
    928
    2.64
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    6,010
    2.72
    804
    2.29
    13. Meningitis
    5,309
    2.40
    899
    2.56
    14. Maternal Conditions
    4,878
    2.21
    1,207
    3.44
    15. Malnutrition
    4,787
    2.17
    579
    1.65
    16. Other Injuries
    4,642
    2.10
    619
    1.76
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,630
    2.09
    696
    1.98
    18. Kidney Disease
    3,561
    1.61
    427
    1.22
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    3,426
    1.55
    385
    1.10
    20. Suicide
    2,787
    1.26
    284
    0.81
    21. Violence
    2,688
    1.22
    469
    1.34
    22. Lung Disease
    2,524
    1.14
    313
    0.89
    23. Syphilis
    2,298
    1.04
    124
    0.35
    24. Falls
    2,273
    1.03
    291
    0.83
    25. Drownings
    2,113
    0.96
    240
    0.68
    26. Asthma
    1,778
    0.80
    212
    0.60
    27. Hypertension
    1,536
    0.69
    213
    0.61
    28. Breast Cancer
    1,382
    0.63
    196
    0.56
    29. Fires
    1,367
    0.62
    161
    0.46
    30. Lymphomas
    1,347
    0.61
    54
    0.15
    31. Measles
    1,330
    0.60
    1,116
    3.18
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,282
    0.58
    215
    0.61
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1,193
    0.54
    287
    0.82
    34. Epilepsy
    1,061
    0.48
    131
    0.37
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,002
    0.45
    103
    0.29
    36. Prostate Cancer
    987
    0.45
    203
    0.58
    37. Pertussis
    922
    0.42
    181
    0.52
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    918
    0.42
    142
    0.40
    39. Drug Use
    908
    0.41
    88
    0.25
    40. Oral Cancer
    788
    0.36
    38
    0.11
    41. Liver Cancer
    763
    0.35
    401
    1.14
    42. Schistosomiasis
    716
    0.32
    104
    0.30
    43. Poisonings
    713
    0.32
    94
    0.27
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    619
    0.28
    72
    0.21
    45. Skin Disease
    473
    0.21
    49
    0.14
    46. Other Neoplasms
    446
    0.20
    69
    0.20
    47. Hepatitis B
    437
    0.20
    55
    0.16
    48. Encephalitis
    404
    0.18
    69
    0.20
    49. Alcohol
    394
    0.18
    48
    0.14
    50. Appendicitis
    366
    0.17
    43
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Liberia LIBERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.27
    44
    29.02
    29
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.45
    62
    15.27
    109
    3. Cervical Cancer
    19.27
    35
    24.71
    17
    4. Lymphomas
    7.27
    28
    1.97
    166
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.31
    27
    1.66
    147
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.03
    100
    17.11
    13
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.14
    93
    3.31
    135
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.77
    176
    2.87
    172
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    165
    3.81
    134
    10. Leukemia
    1.81
    150
    1.04
    170
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.49
    170
    1.46
    172
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    102
    1.22
    105
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    135
    1.77
    106
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.13
    150
    0.84
    159
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.98
    160
    1.51
    142
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.63
    172
    0.87
    163
    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.