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Compare China and Ethiopia 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   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    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
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
     
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
     
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
     
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
     
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
     
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
     
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
     
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
     
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
     
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
     
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
     
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
     
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
     
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
     
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
     
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
     
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
     
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
     
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    128.18
    33
     
    89.82
    86
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.33
    118
     
    106.06
    110
    3. Lung Disease
    63.10
    7
     
    18.56
    123
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
     
    3.18
    146
    5. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
     
    1.99
    177
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    73
     
    15.22
    114
    7. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
     
    3.10
    151
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.50
    94
     
    36.36
    22
    9. Hypertension
    17.39
    61
     
    25.14
    38
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.69
    148
     
    86.80
    44
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
     
    3.40
    66
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.41
    113
     
    8.46
    138
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.96
    156
     
    28.27
    94
    14. Liver Disease
    9.49
    131
     
    26.82
    42
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
     
    6.66
    109
    16. Suicide
    8.53
    116
     
    12.59
    48
    17. Falls
    6.71
    71
     
    14.65
    17
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
     
    25.69
    16
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.18
    32
     
    3.62
    65
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.39
    141
     
    13.59
    24
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
     
    1.09
    158
    22. Drownings
    3.96
    91
     
    6.18
    57
    23. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
     
    5.64
    10
    24. Low Birth Weight
    3.51
    140
     
    14.01
    48
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
     
    18.76
    38
    26. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
     
    6.62
    154
    27. Other Injuries
    3.10
    178
     
    14.55
    42
    28. Birth Trauma
    2.75
    98
     
    17.57
    22
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.57
    102
     
    7.91
    27
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.44
    103
     
    4.60
    30
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    168
     
    5.22
    101
    32. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
     
    5.22
    88
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
     
    2.31
    114
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.11
    112
     
    45.57
    38
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
     
    0.95
    159
    36. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
     
    2.05
    85
    37. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
     
    8.19
    7
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.77
    164
     
    10.33
    44
    39. Drug Use
    1.73
    65
     
    0.74
    136
    40. Asthma
    1.72
    123
     
    11.98
    50
    41. Poisonings
    1.46
    62
     
    2.51
    36
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.42
    115
     
    26.08
    47
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
     
    0.37
    172
    44. Epilepsy
    0.83
    157
     
    6.48
    18
    45. Violence
    0.82
    172
     
    8.96
    62
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    149
     
    76.12
    20
    47. Alcohol
    0.75
    139
     
    1.66
    91
    48. Fires
    0.69
    137
     
    7.28
    18
    49. Malnutrition
    0.68
    118
     
    10.82
    42
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    22
     
    0.27
    84
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      China CHINA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2,098,609
    22.46
     
    39,571
    6.23
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,597,170
    17.10
     
    46,943
    7.38
    3. Lung Disease
    1,011,931
    10.83
     
    8,017
    1.26
    4. Lung Cancers
    635,640
    6.80
     
    1,584
    0.25
    5. Liver Cancer
    396,791
    4.25
     
    1,040
    0.16
    6. Stomach Cancer
    326,453
    3.49
     
    1,545
    0.24
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    312,812
    3.35
     
    5,986
    0.94
    8. Hypertension
    280,611
    3.00
     
    11,050
    1.74
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    268,127
    2.87
     
    27,140
    4.27
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    217,062
    2.32
     
    68,854
    10.83
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    196,639
    2.10
     
    1,628
    0.26
    12. Kidney Disease
    187,373
    2.01
     
    4,875
    0.77
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    165,989
    1.78
     
    13,005
    2.05
    14. Liver Disease
    161,377
    1.73
     
    14,213
    2.24
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    148,964
    1.59
     
    3,456
    0.54
    16. Suicide
    138,622
    1.48
     
    8,348
    1.31
    17. Falls
    105,569
    1.13
     
    8,437
    1.33
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,574
    0.92
     
    1,985
    0.31
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    69,713
    0.75
     
    518
    0.08
    20. Leukemia
    57,230
    0.61
     
    3,442
    0.54
    21. Drownings
    51,961
    0.56
     
    6,568
    1.03
    22. Breast Cancer
    49,011
    0.52
     
    7,654
    1.20
    23. Other Injuries
    45,721
    0.49
     
    13,143
    2.07
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    44,671
    0.48
     
    20,000
    3.15
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42,288
    0.45
     
    3,842
    0.60
    26. Other Neoplasms
    40,361
    0.43
     
    2,532
    0.40
    27. Oral Cancer
    38,575
    0.41
     
    1,277
    0.20
    28. Lymphomas
    38,425
    0.41
     
    2,981
    0.47
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    36,621
    0.39
     
    2,884
    0.45
    30. Tuberculosis
    33,634
    0.36
     
    24,240
    3.81
    31. Low Birth Weight
    33,151
    0.35
     
    23,091
    3.63
    32. Bladder Cancer
    29,437
    0.32
     
    935
    0.15
    33. Cervical Cancer
    29,140
    0.31
     
    4,986
    0.78
    34. Drug Use
    27,925
    0.30
     
    537
    0.08
    35. Asthma
    27,680
    0.30
     
    6,269
    0.99
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    26,778
    0.29
     
    7,538
    1.19
    37. Birth Trauma
    25,919
    0.28
     
    28,958
    4.56
    38. Prostate Cancer
    24,392
    0.26
     
    1,335
    0.21
    39. HIV/AIDS
    23,058
    0.25
     
    20,425
    3.21
    40. Poisonings
    22,392
    0.24
     
    2,475
    0.39
    41. Skin Cancers
    19,556
    0.21
     
    174
    0.03
    42. Uterin Cancer
    16,499
    0.18
     
    239
    0.04
    43. Ovary Cancer
    15,210
    0.16
     
    2,296
    0.36
    44. Alcohol
    12,585
    0.13
     
    1,077
    0.17
    45. Epilepsy
    12,196
    0.13
     
    5,653
    0.89
    46. Violence
    11,873
    0.13
     
    7,552
    1.19
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10,954
    0.12
     
    136
    0.02
    48. Malnutrition
    10,539
    0.11
     
    9,120
    1.43
    49. Fires
    10,380
    0.11
     
    5,756
    0.91
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    9,789
    0.10
     
    286
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
     
    3.18
    146
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
     
    1.99
    177
    3. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
     
    3.10
    151
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
     
    3.40
    66
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
     
    6.66
    109
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
     
    25.69
    16
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
     
    1.09
    158
    8. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
     
    5.64
    10
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
     
    18.76
    38
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
     
    6.62
    154
    11. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
     
    5.22
    88
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
     
    2.31
    114
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
     
    0.95
    159
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
     
    2.05
    85
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
     
    8.19
    7
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
     
    0.37
    172
     
     
     
    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.