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China
COUNTRY #1
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Compare China 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 Macedonia 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 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
China Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      China CHINA   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    128.18
    33
    116.53
    48
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.33
    118
    124.75
    79
    3. Lung Disease
    63.10
    7
    55.25
    10
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    2.92
    148
    5. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    6.15
    74
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    73
    12.03
    139
    7. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    1.36
    180
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.50
    94
    26.76
    49
    9. Hypertension
    17.39
    61
    38.43
    5
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.69
    148
    109.31
    25
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    15.75
    6
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.41
    113
    21.44
    55
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.96
    156
    63.57
    26
    14. Liver Disease
    9.49
    131
    11.99
    112
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    2.18
    179
    16. Suicide
    8.53
    116
    13.25
    40
    17. Falls
    6.71
    71
    3.09
    138
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    5.45
    180
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.18
    32
    5.52
    27
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.39
    141
    12.54
    35
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    0.50
    177
    22. Drownings
    3.96
    91
    4.44
    81
    23. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    0.59
    179
    24. Low Birth Weight
    3.51
    140
    25.80
    8
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    27.28
    13
    26. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    14.03
    111
    27. Other Injuries
    3.10
    178
    8.25
    91
    28. Birth Trauma
    2.75
    98
    20.79
    13
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.57
    102
    6.60
    40
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.44
    103
    3.13
    74
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    168
    12.79
    19
    32. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    1.20
    180
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    2.21
    120
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.11
    112
    92.03
    11
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    1.07
    150
    36. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    0.98
    156
    37. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    1.78
    174
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.77
    164
    8.12
    59
    39. Drug Use
    1.73
    65
    1.61
    69
    40. Asthma
    1.72
    123
    21.50
    12
    41. Poisonings
    1.46
    62
    2.72
    30
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.42
    115
    648.01
    1
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    4.21
    7
    44. Epilepsy
    0.83
    157
    8.20
    8
    45. Violence
    0.82
    172
    29.26
    12
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    149
    68.59
    22
    47. Alcohol
    0.75
    139
    1.54
    93
    48. Fires
    0.69
    137
    6.82
    25
    49. Malnutrition
    0.68
    118
    12.28
    34
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    22
    0.94
    6
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      China CHINA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2.099m
    22.46
    1,258
    4.87
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1.597m
    17.10
    1,339
    5.18
    3. Lung Disease
    1.012m
    10.83
    593
    2.29
    4. Lung Cancers
    635,640
    6.80
    33
    0.13
    5. Liver Cancer
    396,791
    4.25
    74
    0.29
    6. Stomach Cancer
    326,453
    3.49
    16
    0.06
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    312,812
    3.35
    124
    0.48
    8. Hypertension
    280,611
    3.00
    412
    1.59
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    268,127
    2.87
    558
    2.16
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    217,062
    2.32
    1,896
    7.34
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    196,639
    2.10
    174
    0.67
    12. Kidney Disease
    187,373
    2.01
    249
    0.96
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    165,989
    1.78
    697
    2.70
    14. Liver Disease
    161,377
    1.73
    144
    0.56
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    148,964
    1.59
    27
    0.10
    16. Suicide
    138,622
    1.48
    221
    0.86
    17. Falls
    105,569
    1.13
    37
    0.14
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,574
    0.92
    72
    0.28
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    69,713
    0.75
    5
    0.02
    20. Leukemia
    57,230
    0.61
    11
    0.04
    21. Drownings
    51,961
    0.56
    97
    0.38
    22. Breast Cancer
    49,011
    0.52
    37
    0.14
    23. Other Injuries
    45,721
    0.49
    165
    0.64
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    44,671
    0.48
    371
    1.44
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42,288
    0.45
    74
    0.29
    26. Other Neoplasms
    40,361
    0.43
    39
    0.15
    27. Oral Cancer
    38,575
    0.41
    24
    0.09
    28. Lymphomas
    38,425
    0.41
    19
    0.07
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    36,621
    0.39
    164
    0.63
    30. Tuberculosis
    33,634
    0.36
    1,189
    4.60
    31. Low Birth Weight
    33,151
    0.35
    809
    3.13
    32. Bladder Cancer
    29,437
    0.32
    11
    0.04
    33. Cervical Cancer
    29,140
    0.31
    184
    0.71
    34. Drug Use
    27,925
    0.30
    28
    0.11
    35. Asthma
    27,680
    0.30
    263
    1.02
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    26,778
    0.29
    133
    0.51
    37. Birth Trauma
    25,919
    0.28
    652
    2.52
    38. Prostate Cancer
    24,392
    0.26
    56
    0.22
    39. HIV/AIDS
    23,058
    0.25
    10,313
    39.90
    40. Poisonings
    22,392
    0.24
    67
    0.26
    41. Skin Cancers
    19,556
    0.21
    47
    0.18
    42. Uterin Cancer
    16,499
    0.18
    7
    0.03
    43. Ovary Cancer
    15,210
    0.16
    13
    0.05
    44. Alcohol
    12,585
    0.13
    18
    0.07
    45. Epilepsy
    12,196
    0.13
    132
    0.51
    46. Violence
    11,873
    0.13
    635
    2.46
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10,954
    0.12
    10
    0.04
    48. Malnutrition
    10,539
    0.11
    306
    1.18
    49. Fires
    10,380
    0.11
    118
    0.46
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    9,789
    0.10
    9
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    2.92
    148
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    6.15
    74
    3. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    1.36
    180
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    15.75
    6
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    2.18
    179
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    5.45
    180
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    0.50
    177
    8. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    0.59
    179
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    27.28
    13
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    14.03
    111
    11. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    1.20
    180
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    2.21
    120
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    1.07
    150
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    0.98
    156
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    1.78
    174
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    4.21
    7
    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.