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Equatorial Guinea
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Equatorial Guinea and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Equatorial Guinea Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    35.4
    38.4
    36.9
    161
    157
    159
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    38.4
    41.5
    39.9
    165
    162
    163
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    41.5
    44.6
    43.0
    168
    165
    167
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    45.2
    48.4
    46.8
    173
    171
    172
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    51.2
    54.3
    52.7
    156
    152
    153
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    54.9
    57.3
    56.1
    168
    167
    168
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    57.9
    61.7
    59.5
    171
    167
    172
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    57.9
    61.7
    171
    167
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    63.9
    67.3
    167
    163
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    64.7
    68.1
    166
    163
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    65.0
    68.5
    168
    164
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    65.8
    69.1
    168
    164
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    66.8
    69.9
    167
    164
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    67.8
    70.8
    167
    162
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    68.8
    71.8
    166
    161
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    70.0
    72.8
    163
    162
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    71.3
    73.9
    161
    161
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    72.8
    75.0
    154
    161
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.2
    137
    158
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    76.2
    77.5
    133
    157
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    78.0
    79.0
    135
    157
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    80.2
    80.9
    133
    155
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.2
    135
    149
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.1
    133
    144
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.4
    133
    137
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    152.73
    12
    28.87
    42
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    141.17
    17
    138.44
    18
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.86
    74
    126.70
    76
    4. Stroke
    112.47
    54
    112.30
    55
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    95.77
    10
    50.44
    38
    6. Lung Disease
    41.24
    22
    19.71
    111
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    36.44
    43
    53.80
    31
    8. Malaria
    36.37
    23
    38.80
    22
    9. Liver Disease
    31.50
    32
    35.07
    25
    10. Hypertension
    30.09
    25
    10.60
    109
    11. Suicide
    26.38
    8
    9.53
    96
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    26.37
    3
    8.29
    58
    13. Low Birth Weight
    23.98
    16
    31.60
    3
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.63
    61
    29.67
    39
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.78
    57
    18.12
    87
    16. Birth Trauma
    20.88
    12
    15.91
    31
    17. Prostate Cancer
    20.80
    61
    17.47
    79
    18. Other Injuries
    18.84
    23
    15.25
    36
    19. Kidney Disease
    18.57
    71
    20.00
    61
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    16.45
    8
    13.04
    30
    21. Meningitis
    15.92
    29
    15.57
    32
    22. Drownings
    15.40
    3
    6.29
    54
    23. Asthma
    14.63
    32
    12.08
    49
    24. Cervical Cancer
    14.08
    58
    18.59
    39
    25. Breast Cancer
    13.57
    125
    13.70
    124
    26. Tuberculosis
    12.96
    66
    36.96
    45
    27. Malnutrition
    12.93
    32
    13.19
    31
    28. Maternal Conditions
    12.64
    34
    20.91
    19
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.71
    32
    4.86
    110
    30. Falls
    9.46
    50
    13.14
    26
    31. Anemia
    9.32
    17
    1.76
    52
    32. Fires
    9.09
    7
    5.04
    44
    33. Measles
    9.06
    8
    0.26
    57
    34. Epilepsy
    7.58
    11
    3.52
    48
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.66
    54
    4.97
    65
    36. Liver Cancer
    5.45
    89
    12.74
    25
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.41
    28
    3.42
    68
    38. Oral Cancer
    5.20
    37
    1.38
    159
    39. Skin Disease
    5.01
    26
    3.09
    59
    40. Lung Cancers
    4.26
    139
    1.41
    173
    41. Lymphomas
    4.14
    116
    2.72
    142
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.81
    50
    2.72
    90
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.81
    157
    3.08
    167
    44. Violence
    3.53
    119
    10.97
    41
    45. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    138
    3.21
    141
    46. Schistosomiasis
    3.17
    26
    4.17
    18
    47. Poisonings
    2.75
    28
    2.33
    41
    48. Alcohol
    2.60
    48
    1.69
    90
    49. Drug Use
    2.55
    41
    3.21
    31
    50. Pertussis
    2.46
    14
    2.15
    25
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    1,070
    13.61
    986
    3.50
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    936
    11.91
    3,769
    13.37
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    486
    6.18
    2,148
    7.62
    4. Stroke
    439
    5.58
    1,966
    6.97
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    411
    5.23
    888
    3.15
    6. Low Birth Weight
    346
    4.40
    2,144
    7.60
    7. Malaria
    345
    4.39
    1,197
    4.25
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    326
    4.15
    1,961
    6.96
    9. Birth Trauma
    302
    3.84
    1,079
    3.83
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    210
    2.67
    753
    2.67
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    196
    2.49
    287
    1.02
    12. Suicide
    191
    2.43
    240
    0.85
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    175
    2.23
    983
    3.49
    14. Liver Disease
    163
    2.07
    771
    2.73
    15. Other Injuries
    155
    1.97
    547
    1.94
    16. Lung Disease
    154
    1.96
    338
    1.20
    17. Drownings
    146
    1.86
    260
    0.92
    18. Meningitis
    139
    1.77
    547
    1.94
    19. Measles
    127
    1.62
    15
    0.05
    20. Malnutrition
    119
    1.51
    600
    2.13
    21. Hypertension
    116
    1.48
    188
    0.67
    22. Maternal Conditions
    95
    1.21
    791
    2.81
    23. Kidney Disease
    92
    1.17
    428
    1.52
    24. Asthma
    75
    0.95
    239
    0.85
    25. Fires
    73
    0.93
    156
    0.55
    26. Anemia
    65
    0.83
    47
    0.17
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    65
    0.83
    268
    0.95
    28. Tuberculosis
    61
    0.78
    833
    2.95
    29. Epilepsy
    61
    0.78
    112
    0.40
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    58
    0.74
    113
    0.40
    31. Falls
    53
    0.67
    281
    1.00
    32. Breast Cancer
    37
    0.47
    175
    0.62
    33. Cervical Cancer
    36
    0.46
    213
    0.76
    34. Pertussis
    35
    0.45
    143
    0.51
    35. Prostate Cancer
    32
    0.41
    110
    0.39
    36. Lymphomas
    32
    0.41
    69
    0.24
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    30
    0.38
    70
    0.25
    38. Oral Cancer
    29
    0.37
    30
    0.11
    39. Liver Cancer
    28
    0.36
    309
    1.10
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    27
    0.34
    100
    0.35
    41. Violence
    27
    0.34
    416
    1.48
    42. Skin Disease
    25
    0.32
    67
    0.24
    43. Poisonings
    25
    0.32
    100
    0.35
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21
    0.27
    73
    0.26
    45. Lung Cancers
    21
    0.27
    31
    0.11
    46. Other Neoplasms
    20
    0.25
    66
    0.23
    47. Tetanus
    18
    0.23
    75
    0.27
    48. Drug Use
    18
    0.23
    93
    0.33
    49. Schistosomiasis
    17
    0.22
    89
    0.32
    50. Alcohol
    16
    0.20
    43
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.80
    61
    17.47
    79
    2. Cervical Cancer
    14.08
    58
    18.59
    39
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.57
    125
    13.70
    124
    4. Liver Cancer
    5.45
    89
    12.74
    25
    5. Oral Cancer
    5.20
    37
    1.38
    159
    6. Lung Cancers
    4.26
    139
    1.41
    173
    7. Lymphomas
    4.14
    116
    2.72
    142
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.81
    157
    3.08
    167
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    138
    3.21
    141
    10. Stomach Cancer
    2.35
    171
    3.60
    138
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.00
    90
    1.09
    149
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.92
    88
    1.58
    114
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    129
    0.66
    172
    14. Leukemia
    1.04
    171
    1.00
    172
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.68
    146
    0.84
    134
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.67
    173
    1.30
    148
    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.