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Cameroon
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Cameroon and Serbia 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.

Serbia
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   Serbia SERBIA
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Serbia SERBIA
           
    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
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    44.9
    47.5
    46.2
    137
    140
    137
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1980
    50.1
    53.1
    51.5
    138
    139
    139
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1990
    53.1
    56.3
    54.6
    150
    146
    147
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    2000
    50.2
    52.6
    51.4
    158
    162
    158
     
    69.7
    75.6
    72.6
    59
    58
    60
    2010
    54.1
    56.4
    55.3
    169
    169
    169
     
    71.8
    77.1
    74.4
    64
    70
    64
    2016
    56.7
    59.4
    58.1
    175
    175
    174
     
    73.8
    78.9
    76.3
    56
    59
    56
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Serbia SERBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    56.7
    59.4
    175
    175
    73.8
    78.9
    56
    59
    Age 5
    61.9
    64.2
    175
    176
    74.2
    79.3
    62
    66
    Age 10
    63.2
    65.4
    174
    176
    74.3
    79.3
    63
    67
    Age 15
    63.8
    65.9
    172
    176
    74.3
    79.3
    65
    69
    Age 20
    64.6
    66.6
    173
    176
    74.4
    79.4
    69
    70
    Age 25
    65.6
    67.4
    173
    176
    74.5
    79.4
    72
    77
    Age 30
    66.7
    68.4
    173
    176
    74.6
    79.5
    78
    77
    Age 35
    67.9
    69.7
    173
    176
    74.8
    79.6
    82
    76
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.4
    174
    175
    75.1
    79.7
    85
    78
    Age 45
    70.8
    73.0
    172
    171
    75.4
    79.9
    86
    80
    Age 50
    72.4
    74.3
    165
    168
    75.9
    80.3
    86
    83
    Age 55
    74.0
    75.8
    153
    166
    76.8
    80.8
    86
    82
    Age 60
    75.7
    77.2
    150
    163
    78.0
    81.5
    83
    81
    Age 65
    77.7
    78.8
    147
    160
    79.5
    82.4
    83
    84
    Age 70
    79.9
    80.8
    145
    158
    81.1
    83.3
    99
    91
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.2
    147
    153
    83.4
    85.0
    94
    95
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    143
    146
    86.2
    87.3
    96
    96
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    141
    139
    89.5
    90.2
    98
    100
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Serbia SERBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    176.51
    10
    0.26
    149
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145.79
    10
    8.37
    166
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.61
    89
    117.91
    100
    4. Stroke
    106.51
    49
    74.56
    89
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    77.94
    27
    0.87
    146
    6. Tuberculosis
    51.31
    30
    0.56
    145
    7. Liver Disease
    50.21
    12
    5.50
    165
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    47.09
    43
    17.44
    128
    9. Lung Disease
    36.71
    35
    22.21
    99
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.90
    29
    5.51
    152
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.97
    71
    10.85
    149
    12. Prostate Cancer
    27.02
    40
    16.59
    88
    13. Kidney Disease
    25.59
    47
    16.01
    88
    14. Meningitis
    24.29
    14
    0.25
    155
    15. Maternal Conditions
    22.78
    15
    0.14
    142
    16. Malaria
    22.23
    31
    0.00
    160
    17. Breast Cancer
    20.15
    45
    23.01
    23
    18. Other Injuries
    20.11
    7
    3.32
    166
    19. Cervical Cancer
    19.96
    28
    7.41
    97
    20. Suicide
    19.47
    12
    10.86
    67
    21. Falls
    19.37
    10
    2.85
    145
    22. Low Birth Weight
    17.25
    31
    4.52
    121
    23. Birth Trauma
    16.71
    21
    1.13
    131
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    16.67
    11
    1.71
    162
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    15.73
    3
    2.71
    171
    26. Hypertension
    14.66
    74
    16.05
    64
    27. Malnutrition
    14.60
    35
    0.07
    161
    28. Violence
    11.83
    33
    1.30
    149
    29. Asthma
    10.86
    48
    1.96
    118
    30. Drownings
    10.06
    12
    0.82
    159
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.45
    28
    3.35
    88
    32. Lymphomas
    7.87
    19
    4.88
    107
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.45
    52
    79.34
    2
    34. Syphilis
    6.90
    10
    0.01
    172
    35. Fires
    6.79
    19
    0.49
    150
    36. Oral Cancer
    6.79
    22
    3.97
    73
    37. Schistosomiasis
    5.81
    10
    0.00
    158
    38. Liver Cancer
    5.35
    94
    5.08
    102
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.29
    34
    0.43
    168
    40. Epilepsy
    4.90
    12
    1.13
    131
    41. Ovary Cancer
    4.56
    87
    6.03
    32
    42. Skin Disease
    4.55
    36
    0.60
    140
    43. Hepatitis B
    4.26
    13
    0.27
    117
    44. Drug Use
    3.77
    16
    0.66
    139
    45. Other Neoplasms
    3.62
    57
    3.41
    64
    46. Alcohol
    3.32
    30
    2.37
    60
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.95
    175
    19.04
    9
    48. Poisonings
    2.88
    20
    0.23
    142
    49. Appendicitis
    2.88
    12
    0.09
    147
    50. Stomach Cancer
    2.61
    169
    7.02
    71
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Serbia SERBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    28,669
    13.62
    25
    0.03
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,139
    11.47
    1,390
    1.46
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    15,092
    7.17
    158
    0.17
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,660
    5.54
    21,058
    22.16
    5. Stroke
    10,475
    4.98
    13,618
    14.33
    6. Malaria
    8,030
    3.81
    0
    0.00
    7. Low Birth Weight
    7,438
    3.53
    240
    0.25
    8. Birth Trauma
    7,203
    3.42
    60
    0.06
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,873
    3.26
    589
    0.62
    10. Tuberculosis
    6,611
    3.14
    84
    0.09
    11. Liver Disease
    6,353
    3.02
    773
    0.81
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    5,981
    2.84
    163
    0.17
    13. Meningitis
    5,293
    2.51
    29
    0.03
    14. Maternal Conditions
    4,735
    2.25
    11
    0.01
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,567
    2.17
    3,063
    3.22
    16. Other Injuries
    4,419
    2.10
    419
    0.44
    17. Malnutrition
    3,960
    1.88
    9
    0.01
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    3,948
    1.88
    250
    0.26
    19. Lung Disease
    3,422
    1.63
    3,961
    4.17
    20. Kidney Disease
    3,350
    1.59
    2,856
    3.01
    21. Syphilis
    2,869
    1.36
    1
    0.00
    22. Suicide
    2,867
    1.36
    1,380
    1.45
    23. Violence
    2,721
    1.29
    137
    0.14
    24. Drownings
    2,514
    1.19
    87
    0.09
    25. Falls
    2,403
    1.14
    454
    0.48
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,031
    0.96
    2,147
    2.26
    27. Lymphomas
    1,471
    0.70
    734
    0.77
    28. Breast Cancer
    1,400
    0.67
    2,000
    2.10
    29. Hypertension
    1,387
    0.66
    3,000
    3.16
    30. Fires
    1,295
    0.62
    70
    0.07
    31. Asthma
    1,258
    0.60
    341
    0.36
    32. Cervical Cancer
    1,190
    0.57
    585
    0.62
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,039
    0.49
    577
    0.61
    34. Prostate Cancer
    1,036
    0.49
    1,222
    1.29
    35. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.48
    147
    0.15
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    983
    0.47
    15,221
    16.02
    37. Oral Cancer
    820
    0.39
    582
    0.61
    38. Liver Cancer
    804
    0.38
    825
    0.87
    39. Schistosomiasis
    757
    0.36
    0
    0.00
    40. Poisonings
    731
    0.35
    29
    0.03
    41. Hepatitis B
    725
    0.34
    38
    0.04
    42. Drug Use
    678
    0.32
    70
    0.07
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    654
    0.31
    74
    0.08
    44. Skin Disease
    555
    0.26
    102
    0.11
    45. Other Neoplasms
    449
    0.21
    567
    0.60
    46. Alcohol
    435
    0.21
    316
    0.33
    47. Appendicitis
    424
    0.20
    14
    0.01
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    366
    0.17
    3,141
    3.30
    49. Leukemia
    333
    0.16
    652
    0.69
    50. Encephalitis
    331
    0.16
    226
    0.24
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cameroon CAMEROON   Serbia SERBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.02
    40
    16.59
    88
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.15
    45
    23.01
    23
    3. Cervical Cancer
    19.96
    28
    7.41
    97
    4. Lymphomas
    7.87
    19
    4.88
    107
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.79
    22
    3.97
    73
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.35
    94
    5.08
    102
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.56
    87
    6.03
    32
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.95
    175
    19.04
    9
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.61
    169
    7.02
    71
    10. Leukemia
    1.98
    153
    4.33
    65
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.71
    170
    37.09
    3
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.33
    110
    3.40
    16
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.33
    145
    2.09
    109
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.32
    159
    7.44
    35
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.32
    136
    3.86
    34
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.67
    175
    4.65
    17
    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.