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Ethiopia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Ethiopia 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
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
Ethiopia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.06
    110
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    86
    112.30
    55
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    86.80
    44
    138.44
    18
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.12
    20
    53.80
    31
    5. Tuberculosis
    45.57
    38
    36.96
    45
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.36
    22
    29.67
    39
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.27
    94
    50.44
    38
    8. Liver Disease
    26.82
    42
    35.07
    25
    9. HIV/AIDS
    26.08
    47
    28.87
    42
    10. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
    13.70
    124
    11. Hypertension
    25.14
    38
    10.60
    109
    12. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
    18.59
    39
    13. Meningitis
    18.63
    22
    15.57
    32
    14. Lung Disease
    18.56
    123
    19.71
    111
    15. Birth Trauma
    17.57
    22
    15.91
    31
    16. Maternal Conditions
    15.52
    26
    20.91
    19
    17. Measles
    15.44
    4
    0.26
    57
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.22
    114
    18.12
    87
    19. Falls
    14.65
    17
    13.14
    26
    20. Other Injuries
    14.55
    42
    15.25
    36
    21. Low Birth Weight
    14.01
    48
    31.60
    3
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    13.59
    24
    13.04
    30
    23. Suicide
    12.59
    48
    9.53
    96
    24. Asthma
    11.98
    50
    12.08
    49
    25. Malnutrition
    10.82
    42
    13.19
    31
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.33
    44
    8.29
    58
    27. Anemia
    9.22
    18
    1.76
    52
    28. Violence
    8.96
    62
    10.97
    41
    29. Kidney Disease
    8.46
    138
    20.00
    61
    30. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
    3.21
    141
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.91
    27
    4.97
    65
    32. Fires
    7.28
    18
    5.04
    44
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
    3.08
    167
    34. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
    17.47
    79
    35. Epilepsy
    6.48
    18
    3.52
    48
    36. Drownings
    6.18
    57
    6.29
    54
    37. Skin Disease
    6.18
    13
    3.09
    59
    38. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
    1.00
    172
    39. Syphilis
    5.44
    15
    8.15
    5
    40. Malaria
    5.43
    40
    38.80
    22
    41. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
    2.72
    142
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.22
    101
    4.86
    110
    43. Other Neoplasms
    4.60
    30
    2.72
    90
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.62
    65
    3.42
    68
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
    0.66
    172
    46. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
    1.41
    173
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.10
    29
    4.17
    18
    48. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
    3.60
    138
    49. Pertussis
    2.95
    5
    2.15
    25
    50. Tetanus
    2.91
    13
    1.40
    36
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68,854
    10.83
    3,769
    13.37
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    54,357
    8.55
    1,961
    6.96
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    46,943
    7.38
    2,148
    7.62
    4. Stroke
    39,571
    6.23
    1,966
    6.97
    5. Birth Trauma
    28,958
    4.56
    1,079
    3.83
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    27,140
    4.27
    983
    3.49
    7. Measles
    25,103
    3.95
    15
    0.05
    8. Tuberculosis
    24,240
    3.81
    833
    2.95
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23,091
    3.63
    2,144
    7.60
    10. HIV/AIDS
    20,425
    3.21
    986
    3.50
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    20,000
    3.15
    753
    2.67
    12. Meningitis
    17,774
    2.80
    547
    1.94
    13. Liver Disease
    14,213
    2.24
    771
    2.73
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13,735
    2.16
    791
    2.81
    15. Other Injuries
    13,143
    2.07
    547
    1.94
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,005
    2.05
    888
    3.15
    17. Hypertension
    11,050
    1.74
    188
    0.67
    18. Malnutrition
    9,120
    1.43
    600
    2.13
    19. Falls
    8,437
    1.33
    281
    1.00
    20. Suicide
    8,348
    1.31
    240
    0.85
    21. Syphilis
    8,060
    1.27
    536
    1.90
    22. Lung Disease
    8,017
    1.26
    338
    1.20
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,654
    1.20
    175
    0.62
    24. Violence
    7,552
    1.19
    416
    1.48
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    7,538
    1.19
    287
    1.02
    26. Drownings
    6,568
    1.03
    260
    0.92
    27. Asthma
    6,269
    0.99
    239
    0.85
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,986
    0.94
    268
    0.95
    29. Anemia
    5,894
    0.93
    47
    0.17
    30. Fires
    5,756
    0.91
    156
    0.55
    31. Epilepsy
    5,653
    0.89
    112
    0.40
    32. Cervical Cancer
    4,986
    0.78
    213
    0.76
    33. Malaria
    4,879
    0.77
    1,197
    4.25
    34. Kidney Disease
    4,875
    0.77
    428
    1.52
    35. Pertussis
    4,680
    0.74
    143
    0.51
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,842
    0.60
    100
    0.35
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    0.54
    73
    0.26
    38. Leukemia
    3,442
    0.54
    27
    0.10
    39. Skin Disease
    3,359
    0.53
    67
    0.24
    40. Tetanus
    3,267
    0.51
    75
    0.27
    41. Encephalitis
    3,021
    0.48
    69
    0.24
    42. Lymphomas
    2,981
    0.47
    69
    0.24
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,884
    0.45
    113
    0.40
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2,532
    0.40
    66
    0.23
    45. Poisonings
    2,475
    0.39
    100
    0.35
    46. Ovary Cancer
    2,296
    0.36
    40
    0.14
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,985
    0.31
    70
    0.25
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1,775
    0.28
    89
    0.32
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,628
    0.26
    16
    0.06
    50. Lung Cancers
    1,584
    0.25
    31
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
    13.70
    124
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
    18.59
    39
    3. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
    3.21
    141
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
    3.08
    167
    5. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
    17.47
    79
    6. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
    1.00
    172
    7. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
    2.72
    142
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
    0.66
    172
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
    1.41
    173
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
    3.60
    138
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    114
    1.38
    159
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    85
    1.58
    114
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.99
    177
    12.74
    25
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.09
    158
    1.30
    148
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    159
    1.09
    149
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    172
    0.84
    134
    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.