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Compare Egypt and Gambia 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
     
      Egypt EGYPT   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    46.9
    46.0
    112
    115
    115
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    49.5
    51.3
    50.4
    121
    120
    119
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    54.1
    55.9
    54.9
    124
    127
    127
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    60.8
    63.6
    62.2
    117
    123
    120
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    66.4
    71.4
    68.8
    96
    100
    100
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    67.9
    72.2
    70.0
    99
    113
    105
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    68.2
    73.0
    70.5
    110
    115
    115
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Egypt EGYPT   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    73.0
    110
    115
     
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    69.7
    74.5
    112
    116
     
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    69.9
    74.6
    113
    119
     
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    70.1
    74.7
    113
    119
     
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    70.4
    74.9
    116
    119
     
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    70.7
    75.0
    117
    119
     
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    71.0
    75.2
    119
    122
     
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    71.3
    75.3
    122
    122
     
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    71.6
    75.6
    133
    128
     
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    72.1
    75.8
    137
    130
     
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    72.7
    76.3
    157
    137
     
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    73.9
    77.0
    159
    141
     
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    75.5
    78.1
    156
    139
     
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.8
    143
    131
     
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.5
    149
    131
     
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.8
    145
    127
     
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.6
    144
    120
     
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.9
    140
    109
     
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Egypt EGYPT   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    216.82
    18
     
    142.60
    60
    2. Stroke
    95.56
    74
     
    136.82
    26
    3. Liver Disease
    84.71
    1
     
    44.65
    18
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.20
    69
     
    39.32
    59
    5. Kidney Disease
    32.88
    20
     
    23.89
    44
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.13
    99
     
    154.66
    11
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.88
    33
     
    18.11
    88
    8. Liver Cancer
    27.42
    4
     
    24.96
    6
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    23.63
    6
     
    5.72
    88
    10. Lung Disease
    22.61
    88
     
    29.20
    51
    11. Breast Cancer
    21.29
    43
     
    4.89
    181
    12. Hypertension
    14.97
    81
     
    14.34
    88
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.46
    108
     
    43.85
    8
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    13.19
    27
     
    10.83
    40
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    12.32
    36
     
    16.26
    9
    16. Low Birth Weight
    11.53
    66
     
    19.96
    23
    17. Bladder Cancer
    7.98
    1
     
    0.59
    174
    18. Lymphomas
    7.83
    17
     
    3.09
    135
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.50
    116
     
    2.33
    158
    20. Prostate Cancer
    7.17
    151
     
    6.51
    155
    21. Other Neoplasms
    5.39
    18
     
    3.37
    70
    22. Leukemia
    5.37
    14
     
    0.05
    183
    23. Violence
    5.27
    91
     
    9.75
    51
    24. Birth Trauma
    5.14
    78
     
    18.57
    17
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    65
     
    1.15
    180
    26. Other Injuries
    4.94
    146
     
    20.40
    16
    27. Drug Use
    4.31
    13
     
    3.35
    28
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.26
    146
     
    1.31
    182
    29. Falls
    4.22
    115
     
    20.11
    6
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    3.85
    85
     
    1.15
    154
    31. Asthma
    3.75
    96
     
    15.67
    29
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.55
    92
     
    40.09
    38
    33. Suicide
    3.07
    170
     
    11.29
    71
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.74
    96
     
    6.19
    49
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.69
    84
     
    4.66
    40
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    164
     
    1.71
    178
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    100
     
    0.56
    173
    38. Encephalitis
    2.05
    14
     
    1.91
    19
    39. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    129
     
    0.42
    182
    40. Drownings
    1.91
    129
     
    6.88
    48
    41. Hepatitis B
    1.57
    42
     
    2.46
    16
    42. Epilepsy
    1.30
    124
     
    4.97
    29
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.28
    131
     
    0.41
    177
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.11
    178
     
    16.46
    46
    45. Maternal Conditions
    0.93
    99
     
    29.65
    12
    46. Skin Disease
    0.88
    126
     
    3.11
    56
    47. Schistosomiasis
    0.83
    45
     
    5.11
    13
    48. Fires
    0.78
    131
     
    7.61
    14
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    112
     
    24.64
    15
    50. Malnutrition
    0.63
    121
     
    21.61
    14
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Egypt EGYPT   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126,312
    24.58
     
    906
    6.19
    2. Stroke
    56,710
    11.04
     
    925
    6.31
    3. Liver Disease
    53,687
    10.45
     
    394
    2.69
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,104
    4.30
     
    1,868
    12.75
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    21,045
    4.10
     
    268
    1.83
    6. Kidney Disease
    20,433
    3.98
     
    223
    1.52
    7. Liver Cancer
    17,605
    3.43
     
    241
    1.65
    8. Low Birth Weight
    15,761
    3.07
     
    825
    5.63
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    15,723
    3.06
     
    548
    3.74
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    15,200
    2.96
     
    58
    0.40
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14,723
    2.87
     
    99
    0.68
    12. Lung Disease
    13,206
    2.57
     
    190
    1.30
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,179
    2.37
     
    606
    4.14
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    9,282
    1.81
     
    216
    1.47
    15. Hypertension
    8,835
    1.72
     
    97
    0.66
    16. Breast Cancer
    7,441
    1.45
     
    19
    0.13
    17. Birth Trauma
    7,022
    1.37
     
    767
    5.24
    18. Lymphomas
    5,079
    0.99
     
    27
    0.18
    19. Lung Cancers
    4,869
    0.95
     
    17
    0.12
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4,757
    0.93
     
    3
    0.02
    21. Violence
    4,551
    0.89
     
    181
    1.24
    22. Leukemia
    4,027
    0.78
     
    2
    0.01
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,021
    0.78
     
    763
    5.21
    24. Other Injuries
    3,971
    0.77
     
    336
    2.29
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3,589
    0.70
     
    30
    0.20
    26. Falls
    3,102
    0.60
     
    185
    1.26
    27. Drug Use
    2,890
    0.56
     
    43
    0.29
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,808
    0.55
     
    12
    0.08
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    2,488
    0.48
     
    8
    0.05
    30. Suicide
    2,368
    0.46
     
    124
    0.85
    31. Asthma
    2,210
    0.43
     
    129
    0.88
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,976
    0.38
     
    41
    0.28
    33. Drownings
    1,904
    0.37
     
    140
    0.96
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,773
    0.35
     
    53
    0.36
    35. Ovary Cancer
    1,761
    0.34
     
    6
    0.04
    36. Stomach Cancer
    1,666
    0.32
     
    12
    0.08
    37. Prostate Cancer
    1,622
    0.32
     
    18
    0.12
    38. Encephalitis
    1,462
    0.28
     
    36
    0.25
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,403
    0.27
     
    5
    0.03
    40. Oral Cancer
    1,310
    0.25
     
    2
    0.01
    41. Epilepsy
    1,130
    0.22
     
    75
    0.51
    42. Hepatitis B
    1,053
    0.20
     
    28
    0.19
    43. Maternal Conditions
    833
    0.16
     
    500
    3.41
    44. Tetanus
    672
    0.13
     
    37
    0.25
    45. Malnutrition
    671
    0.13
     
    437
    2.98
    46. Fires
    671
    0.13
     
    110
    0.75
    47. Meningitis
    619
    0.12
     
    429
    2.93
    48. Schistosomiasis
    537
    0.10
     
    45
    0.31
    49. Skin Disease
    521
    0.10
     
    29
    0.20
    50. Poisonings
    460
    0.09
     
    52
    0.35
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Egypt EGYPT   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    27.42
    4
     
    24.96
    6
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.29
    43
     
    4.89
    181
    3. Bladder Cancer
    7.98
    1
     
    0.59
    174
    4. Lymphomas
    7.83
    17
     
    3.09
    135
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.50
    116
     
    2.33
    158
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.17
    151
     
    6.51
    155
    7. Leukemia
    5.37
    14
     
    0.05
    183
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    65
     
    1.15
    180
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.26
    146
     
    1.31
    182
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.85
    85
     
    1.15
    154
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    164
     
    1.71
    178
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    100
     
    0.56
    173
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    129
     
    0.42
    182
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.28
    131
     
    0.41
    177
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.11
    178
     
    16.46
    46
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.39
    171
     
    1.35
    98
     
     
     
    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.