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Compare Ecuador 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.
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    Ecuador Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    52.1
    54.7
    53.4
    82
    86
    86
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    56.6
    59.6
    58.0
    87
    88
    88
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    61.4
    65.3
    63.3
    86
    87
    87
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    66.7
    71.5
    69.0
    65
    81
    78
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    69.8
    76.0
    72.8
    57
    51
    52
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    72.1
    78.1
    75.0
    59
    52
    55
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    74.1
    78.9
    76.5
    51
    57
    49
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.1
    78.9
    51
    57
     
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    75.8
    80.5
    43
    45
     
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    76.0
    80.6
    43
    44
     
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    76.1
    80.7
    43
    43
     
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    76.5
    80.9
    42
    42
     
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    77.1
    81.1
    40
    42
     
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    77.7
    81.3
    40
    42
     
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    78.3
    81.6
    36
    42
     
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    78.8
    81.9
    34
    42
     
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    79.3
    82.2
    33
    41
     
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    79.9
    82.6
    32
    41
     
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    80.6
    83.2
    31
    41
     
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    81.5
    83.9
    30
    41
     
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    82.7
    84.9
    31
    43
     
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    84.3
    86.1
    32
    43
     
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    36
    45
     
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.1
    43
    51
     
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.5
    45
    56
     
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60.55
    169
     
    124.75
    79
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.24
    43
     
    63.57
    26
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    38.70
    86
     
    109.31
    25
    4. Stroke
    36.27
    152
     
    116.53
    48
    5. Hypertension
    25.25
    37
     
    38.43
    5
    6. Lung Disease
    24.07
    77
     
    55.25
    10
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.17
    49
     
    21.44
    55
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.22
    74
     
    26.76
    49
    9. Prostate Cancer
    19.70
    67
     
    14.03
    111
    10. Liver Disease
    18.39
    78
     
    11.99
    112
    11. Stomach Cancer
    17.85
    8
     
    1.36
    180
    12. Other Injuries
    17.21
    26
     
    8.25
    91
    13. Cervical Cancer
    12.97
    65
     
    27.28
    13
    14. Breast Cancer
    10.54
    150
     
    5.45
    180
    15. Violence
    10.49
    45
     
    29.26
    12
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.03
    66
     
    12.54
    35
    17. Low Birth Weight
    8.31
    84
     
    25.80
    8
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.98
    77
     
    648.01
    1
    19. Suicide
    7.56
    122
     
    13.25
    40
    20. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    118
     
    2.92
    148
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.08
    104
     
    2.18
    179
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.77
    64
     
    6.15
    74
    23. Leukemia
    6.02
    6
     
    0.59
    179
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.81
    86
     
    8.12
    59
    25. Lymphomas
    5.72
    74
     
    1.20
    180
    26. Other Neoplasms
    5.27
    19
     
    3.13
    74
    27. Malnutrition
    4.78
    62
     
    12.28
    34
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.47
    167
     
    12.03
    139
    29. Tuberculosis
    4.43
    96
     
    92.03
    11
    30. Falls
    4.40
    109
     
    3.09
    138
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.48
    93
     
    0.50
    177
    32. Drownings
    3.30
    101
     
    4.44
    81
    33. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    140
     
    1.78
    174
    34. Alcohol
    2.95
    37
     
    1.54
    93
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.89
    94
     
    20.79
    13
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.60
    106
     
    68.59
    22
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.31
    170
     
    12.79
    19
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.28
    106
     
    6.60
    40
    39. Anemia
    1.95
    47
     
    0.78
    67
    40. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    62
     
    4.21
    7
    41. Epilepsy
    1.90
    82
     
    8.20
    8
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    1.77
    46
     
    0.88
    108
    43. Drug Use
    1.53
    75
     
    1.61
    69
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.30
    87
     
    11.86
    35
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.21
    143
     
    15.75
    6
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    148
     
    0.98
    156
    47. Uterin Cancer
    0.99
    156
     
    1.07
    150
    48. Oral Cancer
    0.98
    173
     
    2.21
    120
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.95
    136
     
    5.52
    27
    50. Fires
    0.93
    126
     
    6.82
    25
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,341
    11.54
     
    1,339
    5.18
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,607
    9.14
     
    697
    2.70
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,590
    7.73
     
    1,896
    7.34
    4. Stroke
    5,016
    6.94
     
    1,258
    4.87
    5. Hypertension
    3,462
    4.79
     
    412
    1.59
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,344
    4.63
     
    558
    2.16
    7. Lung Disease
    3,314
    4.59
     
    593
    2.29
    8. Kidney Disease
    3,070
    4.25
     
    249
    0.96
    9. Other Injuries
    2,627
    3.63
     
    165
    0.64
    10. Liver Disease
    2,542
    3.52
     
    144
    0.56
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2,466
    3.41
     
    16
    0.06
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,788
    2.47
     
    371
    1.44
    13. Violence
    1,654
    2.29
     
    635
    2.46
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,511
    2.09
     
    809
    3.13
    15. HIV/AIDS
    1,238
    1.71
     
    10,313
    39.90
    16. Prostate Cancer
    1,228
    1.70
     
    56
    0.22
    17. Suicide
    1,207
    1.67
     
    221
    0.86
    18. Lung Cancers
    994
    1.38
     
    33
    0.13
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    977
    1.35
     
    27
    0.10
    20. Cervical Cancer
    944
    1.31
     
    184
    0.71
    21. Liver Cancer
    928
    1.28
     
    74
    0.29
    22. Leukemia
    927
    1.28
     
    11
    0.04
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    839
    1.16
     
    133
    0.51
    24. Lymphomas
    809
    1.12
     
    19
    0.07
    25. Breast Cancer
    771
    1.07
     
    37
    0.14
    26. Other Neoplasms
    749
    1.04
     
    39
    0.15
    27. Malnutrition
    695
    0.96
     
    306
    1.18
    28. Falls
    646
    0.89
     
    37
    0.14
    29. Tuberculosis
    641
    0.89
     
    1,189
    4.60
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    608
    0.84
     
    124
    0.48
    31. Drownings
    534
    0.74
     
    97
    0.38
    32. Birth Trauma
    525
    0.73
     
    652
    2.52
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    477
    0.66
     
    5
    0.02
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    431
    0.60
     
    1,203
    4.65
    35. Alcohol
    427
    0.59
     
    18
    0.07
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    346
    0.48
     
    164
    0.63
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    316
    0.44
     
    74
    0.29
    38. Epilepsy
    294
    0.41
     
    132
    0.51
    39. Anemia
    269
    0.37
     
    9
    0.03
    40. Skin Cancers
    267
    0.37
     
    47
    0.18
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    240
    0.33
     
    9
    0.03
    42. Ovary Cancer
    237
    0.33
     
    13
    0.05
    43. Drug Use
    224
    0.31
     
    28
    0.11
    44. Maternal Conditions
    209
    0.29
     
    250
    0.97
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    166
    0.23
     
    174
    0.67
    46. Bladder Cancer
    148
    0.20
     
    11
    0.04
    47. Fires
    143
    0.20
     
    118
    0.46
    48. Meningitis
    138
    0.19
     
    181
    0.70
    49. Oral Cancer
    136
    0.19
     
    24
    0.09
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    133
    0.18
     
    72
    0.28
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.70
    67
     
    14.03
    111
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.85
    8
     
    1.36
    180
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.97
    65
     
    27.28
    13
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.54
    150
     
    5.45
    180
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    118
     
    2.92
    148
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.08
    104
     
    2.18
    179
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.77
    64
     
    6.15
    74
    8. Leukemia
    6.02
    6
     
    0.59
    179
    9. Lymphomas
    5.72
    74
     
    1.20
    180
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.48
    93
     
    0.50
    177
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    140
     
    1.78
    174
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    62
     
    4.21
    7
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.21
    143
     
    15.75
    6
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    148
     
    0.98
    156
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.99
    156
     
    1.07
    150
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.98
    173
     
    2.21
    120
     
     
     
    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.