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Compare Ethiopia and Nicaragua 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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    Ethiopia Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
     
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
     
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
     
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
     
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
     
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
     
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
     
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
     
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
     
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
     
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
     
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
     
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
     
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
     
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
     
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
     
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
     
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.06
    110
     
    100.18
    117
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    86
     
    49.89
    134
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    86.80
    44
     
    24.91
    109
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.12
    20
     
    5.32
    75
    5. Tuberculosis
    45.57
    38
     
    3.34
    101
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.36
    22
     
    16.56
    96
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.27
    94
     
    40.19
    55
    8. Liver Disease
    26.82
    42
     
    33.31
    26
    9. HIV/AIDS
    26.08
    47
     
    6.14
    83
    10. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
     
    10.45
    154
    11. Hypertension
    25.14
    38
     
    13.83
    92
    12. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
     
    17.89
    42
    13. Meningitis
    18.63
    22
     
    1.47
    85
    14. Lung Disease
    18.56
    123
     
    22.37
    91
    15. Birth Trauma
    17.57
    22
     
    2.99
    90
    16. Maternal Conditions
    15.52
    26
     
    2.61
    69
    17. Measles
    15.44
    4
     
    0.00
    157
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.22
    114
     
    27.08
    35
    19. Falls
    14.65
    17
     
    5.70
    84
    20. Other Injuries
    14.55
    42
     
    6.88
    110
    21. Low Birth Weight
    14.01
    48
     
    6.92
    94
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    13.59
    24
     
    9.35
    74
    23. Suicide
    12.59
    48
     
    9.78
    94
    24. Asthma
    11.98
    50
     
    3.17
    103
    25. Malnutrition
    10.82
    42
     
    4.24
    69
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.33
    44
     
    3.17
    133
    27. Anemia
    9.22
    18
     
    0.02
    157
    28. Violence
    8.96
    62
     
    15.17
    23
    29. Kidney Disease
    8.46
    138
     
    66.77
    1
    30. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
     
    2.14
    169
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.91
    27
     
    2.97
    93
    32. Fires
    7.28
    18
     
    0.75
    134
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
     
    6.23
    114
    34. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
     
    20.50
    62
    35. Epilepsy
    6.48
    18
     
    1.79
    89
    36. Drownings
    6.18
    57
     
    4.20
    86
    37. Skin Disease
    6.18
    13
     
    1.16
    115
    38. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
     
    3.91
    92
    39. Syphilis
    5.44
    15
     
    1.01
    57
    40. Malaria
    5.43
    40
     
    0.06
    65
    41. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
     
    2.70
    144
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.22
    101
     
    2.97
    157
    43. Other Neoplasms
    4.60
    30
     
    1.37
    145
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.62
    65
     
    0.87
    141
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
     
    0.81
    160
    46. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
     
    7.21
    119
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.10
    29
     
    0.00
    138
    48. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
     
    10.92
    38
    49. Pertussis
    2.95
    5
     
    0.34
    72
    50. Tetanus
    2.91
    13
     
    0.32
    63
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68,854
    10.83
     
    1,251
    4.60
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    54,357
    8.55
     
    315
    1.16
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    46,943
    7.38
     
    4,185
    15.39
    4. Stroke
    39,571
    6.23
     
    2,095
    7.71
    5. Birth Trauma
    28,958
    4.56
     
    205
    0.75
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    27,140
    4.27
     
    907
    3.34
    7. Measles
    25,103
    3.95
     
    0
    0.00
    8. Tuberculosis
    24,240
    3.81
     
    152
    0.56
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23,091
    3.63
     
    473
    1.74
    10. HIV/AIDS
    20,425
    3.21
     
    346
    1.27
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    20,000
    3.15
     
    629
    2.31
    12. Meningitis
    17,774
    2.80
     
    86
    0.32
    13. Liver Disease
    14,213
    2.24
     
    1,541
    5.67
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13,735
    2.16
     
    167
    0.61
    15. Other Injuries
    13,143
    2.07
     
    375
    1.38
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,005
    2.05
     
    1,699
    6.25
    17. Hypertension
    11,050
    1.74
     
    572
    2.10
    18. Malnutrition
    9,120
    1.43
     
    223
    0.82
    19. Falls
    8,437
    1.33
     
    256
    0.94
    20. Suicide
    8,348
    1.31
     
    577
    2.12
    21. Syphilis
    8,060
    1.27
     
    69
    0.25
    22. Lung Disease
    8,017
    1.26
     
    922
    3.39
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,654
    1.20
     
    255
    0.94
    24. Violence
    7,552
    1.19
     
    914
    3.36
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    7,538
    1.19
     
    163
    0.60
    26. Drownings
    6,568
    1.03
     
    244
    0.90
    27. Asthma
    6,269
    0.99
     
    145
    0.53
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,986
    0.94
     
    1,097
    4.04
    29. Anemia
    5,894
    0.93
     
    1
    0.00
    30. Fires
    5,756
    0.91
     
    38
    0.14
    31. Epilepsy
    5,653
    0.89
     
    99
    0.36
    32. Cervical Cancer
    4,986
    0.78
     
    450
    1.66
    33. Malaria
    4,879
    0.77
     
    3
    0.01
    34. Kidney Disease
    4,875
    0.77
     
    2,948
    10.84
    35. Pertussis
    4,680
    0.74
     
    23
    0.08
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,842
    0.60
     
    127
    0.47
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    0.54
     
    269
    0.99
    38. Leukemia
    3,442
    0.54
     
    210
    0.77
    39. Skin Disease
    3,359
    0.53
     
    53
    0.19
    40. Tetanus
    3,267
    0.51
     
    22
    0.08
    41. Encephalitis
    3,021
    0.48
     
    43
    0.16
    42. Lymphomas
    2,981
    0.47
     
    123
    0.45
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,884
    0.45
     
    142
    0.52
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2,532
    0.40
     
    66
    0.24
    45. Poisonings
    2,475
    0.39
     
    34
    0.13
    46. Ovary Cancer
    2,296
    0.36
     
    53
    0.19
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,985
    0.31
     
    42
    0.15
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1,775
    0.28
     
    0
    0.00
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,628
    0.26
     
    33
    0.12
    50. Lung Cancers
    1,584
    0.25
     
    307
    1.13
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
     
    10.45
    154
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
     
    17.89
    42
    3. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
     
    2.14
    169
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
     
    6.23
    114
    5. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
     
    20.50
    62
    6. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
     
    3.91
    92
    7. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
     
    2.70
    144
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
     
    0.81
    160
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
     
    7.21
    119
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
     
    10.92
    38
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    114
     
    0.90
    175
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    85
     
    0.63
    173
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.99
    177
     
    10.69
    34
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.09
    158
     
    4.08
    82
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    159
     
    0.85
    164
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    172
     
    1.25
    101
     
     
     
    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.