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Compare China and Eritrea 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
     
      China CHINA   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
     
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
     
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
     
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
     
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
     
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
     
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
     
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
     
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
     
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
     
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
     
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
     
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
     
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
     
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
     
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
     
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
     
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
     
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    128.18
    33
     
    122.03
    38
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.33
    118
     
    93.11
    123
    3. Lung Disease
    63.10
    7
     
    27.14
    57
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
     
    2.79
    152
    5. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
     
    3.80
    136
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    73
     
    12.54
    137
    7. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
     
    2.90
    156
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.50
    94
     
    37.37
    20
    9. Hypertension
    17.39
    61
     
    31.33
    21
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.69
    148
     
    106.78
    26
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
     
    5.46
    36
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.41
    113
     
    8.04
    147
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.96
    156
     
    25.69
    99
    14. Liver Disease
    9.49
    131
     
    29.97
    35
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
     
    6.23
    113
    16. Suicide
    8.53
    116
     
    12.98
    43
    17. Falls
    6.71
    71
     
    13.02
    29
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
     
    26.96
    12
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.18
    32
     
    5.38
    30
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.39
    141
     
    9.02
    80
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
     
    1.25
    149
    22. Drownings
    3.96
    91
     
    6.14
    58
    23. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
     
    6.00
    7
    24. Low Birth Weight
    3.51
    140
     
    8.96
    77
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
     
    16.38
    47
    26. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
     
    11.57
    124
    27. Other Injuries
    3.10
    178
     
    15.92
    30
    28. Birth Trauma
    2.75
    98
     
    10.67
    50
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.57
    102
     
    11.11
    5
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.44
    103
     
    3.74
    51
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    168
     
    6.44
    75
    32. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
     
    7.39
    24
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
     
    4.80
    43
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.11
    112
     
    24.49
    51
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
     
    1.47
    118
    36. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
     
    2.15
    83
    37. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
     
    8.74
    5
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.77
    164
     
    9.73
    49
    39. Drug Use
    1.73
    65
     
    0.26
    172
    40. Asthma
    1.72
    123
     
    14.16
    35
    41. Poisonings
    1.46
    62
     
    4.06
    8
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.42
    115
     
    12.76
    65
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
     
    0.79
    138
    44. Epilepsy
    0.83
    157
     
    5.39
    26
    45. Violence
    0.82
    172
     
    8.66
    66
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    149
     
    115.68
    6
    47. Alcohol
    0.75
    139
     
    1.93
    73
    48. Fires
    0.69
    137
     
    7.41
    15
    49. Malnutrition
    0.68
    118
     
    19.23
    17
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    22
     
    0.30
    74
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      China CHINA   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2,098,609
    22.46
     
    2,295
    8.15
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,597,170
    17.10
     
    1,718
    6.10
    3. Lung Disease
    1,011,931
    10.83
     
    493
    1.75
    4. Lung Cancers
    635,640
    6.80
     
    63
    0.22
    5. Liver Cancer
    396,791
    4.25
     
    88
    0.31
    6. Stomach Cancer
    326,453
    3.49
     
    64
    0.23
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    312,812
    3.35
     
    181
    0.64
    8. Hypertension
    280,611
    3.00
     
    578
    2.05
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    268,127
    2.87
     
    1,302
    4.62
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    217,062
    2.32
     
    3,436
    12.20
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    196,639
    2.10
     
    111
    0.39
    12. Kidney Disease
    187,373
    2.01
     
    180
    0.64
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    165,989
    1.78
     
    507
    1.80
    14. Liver Disease
    161,377
    1.73
     
    686
    2.44
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    148,964
    1.59
     
    159
    0.56
    16. Suicide
    138,622
    1.48
     
    352
    1.25
    17. Falls
    105,569
    1.13
     
    291
    1.03
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,574
    0.92
     
    123
    0.44
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    69,713
    0.75
     
    28
    0.10
    20. Leukemia
    57,230
    0.61
     
    173
    0.61
    21. Drownings
    51,961
    0.56
     
    269
    0.96
    22. Breast Cancer
    49,011
    0.52
     
    396
    1.41
    23. Other Injuries
    45,721
    0.49
     
    596
    2.12
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    44,671
    0.48
     
    723
    2.57
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42,288
    0.45
     
    231
    0.82
    26. Other Neoplasms
    40,361
    0.43
     
    88
    0.31
    27. Oral Cancer
    38,575
    0.41
     
    121
    0.43
    28. Lymphomas
    38,425
    0.41
     
    198
    0.70
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    36,621
    0.39
     
    146
    0.52
    30. Tuberculosis
    33,634
    0.36
     
    583
    2.07
    31. Low Birth Weight
    33,151
    0.35
     
    824
    2.93
    32. Bladder Cancer
    29,437
    0.32
     
    39
    0.14
    33. Cervical Cancer
    29,140
    0.31
     
    204
    0.72
    34. Drug Use
    27,925
    0.30
     
    9
    0.03
    35. Asthma
    27,680
    0.30
     
    317
    1.13
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    26,778
    0.29
     
    312
    1.11
    37. Birth Trauma
    25,919
    0.28
     
    981
    3.48
    38. Prostate Cancer
    24,392
    0.26
     
    69
    0.25
    39. HIV/AIDS
    23,058
    0.25
     
    520
    1.85
    40. Poisonings
    22,392
    0.24
     
    188
    0.67
    41. Skin Cancers
    19,556
    0.21
     
    15
    0.05
    42. Uterin Cancer
    16,499
    0.18
     
    17
    0.06
    43. Ovary Cancer
    15,210
    0.16
     
    115
    0.41
    44. Alcohol
    12,585
    0.13
     
    56
    0.20
    45. Epilepsy
    12,196
    0.13
     
    201
    0.71
    46. Violence
    11,873
    0.13
     
    390
    1.39
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10,954
    0.12
     
    6
    0.02
    48. Malnutrition
    10,539
    0.11
     
    655
    2.33
    49. Fires
    10,380
    0.11
     
    235
    0.83
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    9,789
    0.10
     
    12
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
     
    2.79
    152
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
     
    3.80
    136
    3. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
     
    2.90
    156
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
     
    5.46
    36
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
     
    6.23
    113
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
     
    26.96
    12
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
     
    1.25
    149
    8. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
     
    6.00
    7
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
     
    16.38
    47
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
     
    11.57
    124
    11. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
     
    7.39
    24
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
     
    4.80
    43
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
     
    1.47
    118
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
     
    2.15
    83
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
     
    8.74
    5
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
     
    0.79
    138
     
     
     
    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.