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Estonia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Estonia and Ghana 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.

Ghana
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 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 No Macedonia 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
Estonia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Estonia ESTONIA   Ghana GHANA
      Estonia ESTONIA   Ghana GHANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    64.7
    72.6
    68.5
    34
    18
    29
     
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
    1970
    65.7
    74.4
    70.0
    41
    18
    28
     
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
    1980
    64.2
    74.2
    69.1
    69
    35
    54
     
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
    1990
    64.6
    74.6
    69.5
    90
    53
    71
     
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
    2000
    65.4
    76.1
    70.8
    101
    48
    85
     
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
    2010
    70.6
    80.2
    75.6
    76
    34
    45
     
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
    2016
    73.0
    82.1
    77.8
    66
    32
    39
     
    62.5
    64.4
    63.4
    147
    158
    155
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Estonia ESTONIA   Ghana GHANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    82.1
    66
    32
    62.5
    64.4
    147
    158
    Age 5
    73.3
    82.3
    75
    33
    66.6
    68.0
    147
    161
    Age 10
    73.4
    82.4
    75
    33
    67.0
    68.6
    148
    162
    Age 15
    73.4
    82.4
    75
    33
    67.3
    68.9
    148
    163
    Age 20
    73.6
    82.5
    78
    33
    67.8
    69.5
    149
    163
    Age 25
    73.9
    82.6
    82
    33
    68.4
    70.1
    150
    163
    Age 30
    74.2
    82.7
    84
    33
    69.0
    70.8
    151
    163
    Age 35
    74.7
    82.9
    83
    33
    69.6
    71.6
    153
    165
    Age 40
    75.2
    83.1
    84
    33
    70.4
    72.4
    155
    166
    Age 45
    75.7
    83.3
    83
    33
    71.4
    73.4
    158
    167
    Age 50
    76.5
    83.6
    78
    33
    72.5
    74.2
    162
    170
    Age 55
    77.4
    84.1
    78
    33
    73.8
    75.2
    163
    171
    Age 60
    78.8
    84.8
    74
    33
    75.2
    76.2
    169
    173
    Age 65
    80.6
    85.6
    65
    34
    76.9
    77.7
    171
    173
    Age 70
    82.6
    86.5
    63
    35
    79.0
    79.6
    171
    173
    Age 75
    85.1
    87.8
    55
    36
    81.6
    82.0
    173
    173
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.4
    54
    47
    84.8
    85.1
    171
    172
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.5
    54
    52
    88.5
    88.7
    167
    169
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Estonia ESTONIA   Ghana GHANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    161.59
    60
    160.49
    62
    2. Stroke
    29.70
    153
    145.19
    9
    3. Prostate Cancer
    28.44
    38
    18.22
    75
    4. Lung Cancers
    26.47
    27
    2.43
    156
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.75
    20
    3.79
    158
    6. Breast Cancer
    16.11
    92
    12.73
    129
    7. Liver Disease
    15.30
    90
    41.15
    17
    8. Suicide
    14.37
    29
    8.71
    96
    9. Stomach Cancer
    11.81
    32
    3.10
    152
    10. Alcohol
    11.40
    3
    2.05
    73
    11. Hypertension
    11.01
    101
    16.21
    63
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.12
    157
    139.89
    13
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.79
    28
    11.69
    17
    14. Kidney Disease
    9.61
    137
    19.33
    77
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    9.26
    6
    1.49
    153
    16. Lung Disease
    8.47
    178
    25.55
    76
    17. Drug Use
    7.19
    5
    2.55
    28
    18. Lymphomas
    6.83
    46
    5.54
    91
    19. Ovary Cancer
    6.30
    23
    3.56
    127
    20. Falls
    5.53
    85
    21.66
    6
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    5.38
    172
    46.71
    44
    22. Leukemia
    5.36
    15
    1.09
    174
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.19
    154
    37.59
    23
    24. Cervical Cancer
    5.12
    125
    20.65
    27
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.46
    53
    2.84
    101
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.46
    162
    30.17
    58
    27. Other Injuries
    4.23
    149
    16.74
    20
    28. HIV/AIDS
    3.75
    95
    66.52
    26
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.63
    38
    1.62
    119
    30. Liver Cancer
    3.54
    148
    14.23
    22
    31. Uterin Cancer
    3.41
    40
    1.19
    148
    32. Drownings
    3.37
    98
    5.18
    63
    33. Violence
    3.26
    120
    10.46
    45
    34. Skin Cancers
    3.01
    25
    1.05
    133
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.87
    78
    0.50
    183
    36. Fires
    2.62
    63
    5.49
    33
    37. Other Neoplasms
    2.50
    98
    2.26
    116
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    2.48
    177
    11.70
    21
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.46
    105
    6.54
    48
    40. Epilepsy
    2.45
    57
    2.37
    60
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    2.05
    99
    2.44
    80
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    1.55
    163
    15.07
    13
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.26
    128
    70.68
    20
    44. Asthma
    1.00
    143
    10.12
    53
    45. Encephalitis
    0.87
    85
    1.20
    59
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.77
    148
    3.79
    56
    47. Low Birth Weight
    0.77
    180
    17.13
    32
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.72
    149
    15.28
    30
    49. Skin Disease
    0.65
    134
    6.27
    12
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.52
    33
    0.11
    121
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Estonia ESTONIA   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,749
    41.77
    18,029
    9.00
    2. Stroke
    991
    7.20
    16,960
    8.47
    3. Lung Cancers
    709
    5.15
    351
    0.18
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    514
    3.73
    504
    0.25
    5. Hypertension
    399
    2.90
    1,929
    0.96
    6. Kidney Disease
    341
    2.48
    2,793
    1.39
    7. Stomach Cancer
    322
    2.34
    477
    0.24
    8. Prostate Cancer
    304
    2.21
    748
    0.37
    9. Liver Disease
    281
    2.04
    6,560
    3.27
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    280
    2.03
    22,173
    11.07
    11. Lung Disease
    271
    1.97
    2,965
    1.48
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    263
    1.91
    219
    0.11
    13. Breast Cancer
    258
    1.87
    1,130
    0.56
    14. Suicide
    234
    1.70
    1,515
    0.76
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    210
    1.53
    1,690
    0.84
    16. Alcohol
    195
    1.42
    349
    0.17
    17. Lymphomas
    194
    1.41
    831
    0.41
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    152
    1.10
    5,693
    2.84
    19. Leukemia
    149
    1.08
    199
    0.10
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    146
    1.06
    2,672
    1.33
    21. Falls
    119
    0.86
    2,671
    1.33
    22. Bladder Cancer
    117
    0.85
    203
    0.10
    23. Ovary Cancer
    103
    0.75
    305
    0.15
    24. Oral Cancer
    102
    0.74
    381
    0.19
    25. Liver Cancer
    97
    0.70
    2,281
    1.14
    26. Skin Cancers
    96
    0.70
    146
    0.07
    27. Drug Use
    94
    0.68
    542
    0.27
    28. Other Neoplasms
    81
    0.59
    374
    0.19
    29. Cervical Cancer
    77
    0.56
    1,596
    0.80
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    76
    0.55
    7,472
    3.73
    31. Other Injuries
    74
    0.54
    3,738
    1.87
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    70
    0.51
    79
    0.04
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    70
    0.51
    234
    0.12
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    65
    0.47
    943
    0.47
    35. Fires
    52
    0.38
    1,021
    0.51
    36. Uterin Cancer
    51
    0.37
    89
    0.04
    37. Drownings
    51
    0.37
    1,206
    0.60
    38. HIV/AIDS
    50
    0.36
    15,106
    7.54
    39. Violence
    49
    0.36
    2,737
    1.37
    40. Epilepsy
    42
    0.31
    499
    0.25
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    37
    0.27
    3,344
    1.67
    42. Asthma
    36
    0.26
    1,317
    0.66
    43. Congenital Anomalies
    27
    0.20
    4,954
    2.47
    44. Tuberculosis
    26
    0.19
    10,226
    5.10
    45. Encephalitis
    21
    0.15
    290
    0.14
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    21
    0.15
    489
    0.24
    47. Skin Disease
    17
    0.12
    865
    0.43
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12
    0.09
    22
    0.01
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    11
    0.08
    18
    0.01
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    11
    0.08
    0
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Estonia ESTONIA   Ghana GHANA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    28.44
    38
    18.22
    75
    2. Lung Cancers
    26.47
    27
    2.43
    156
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.75
    20
    3.79
    158
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.11
    92
    12.73
    129
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.81
    32
    3.10
    152
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    9.26
    6
    1.49
    153
    7. Lymphomas
    6.83
    46
    5.54
    91
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.30
    23
    3.56
    127
    9. Leukemia
    5.36
    15
    1.09
    174
    10. Cervical Cancer
    5.12
    125
    20.65
    27
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.46
    53
    2.84
    101
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.63
    38
    1.62
    119
    13. Liver Cancer
    3.54
    148
    14.23
    22
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.41
    40
    1.19
    148
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.01
    25
    1.05
    133
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.87
    78
    0.50
    183
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.