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Gambia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Gambia and Jordan 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.

Jordan
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
Gambia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gambia GAMBIA   Jordan JORDAN
      Gambia GAMBIA   Jordan JORDAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
     
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
     
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
     
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
     
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
     
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
    2010
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
     
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2016
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
     
    72.7
    76.0
    74.3
    69
    96
    85
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gambia GAMBIA   Jordan JORDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    72.7
    76.0
    69
    96
    Age 5
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    74.0
    77.2
    69
    96
    Age 10
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    74.1
    77.4
    66
    96
    Age 15
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    74.3
    77.5
    66
    96
    Age 20
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    74.5
    77.6
    66
    96
    Age 25
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    74.7
    77.8
    66
    97
    Age 30
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    74.9
    78.0
    68
    97
    Age 35
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    75.2
    78.2
    75
    98
    Age 40
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    75.4
    78.4
    80
    98
    Age 45
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    75.8
    78.7
    81
    98
    Age 50
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    76.3
    79.2
    83
    100
    Age 55
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    77.0
    79.7
    81
    98
    Age 60
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    78.1
    80.5
    81
    98
    Age 65
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    79.4
    81.5
    87
    100
    Age 70
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    81.2
    82.8
    92
    100
    Age 75
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    83.4
    84.6
    100
    104
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    86.1
    87.0
    109
    108
    Age 85
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    89.3
    90.0
    118
    108
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gambia GAMBIA   Jordan JORDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    154.66
    11
    22.75
    120
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    142.60
    60
    136.01
    65
    3. Stroke
    136.82
    26
    77.92
    100
    4. HIV/AIDS
    70.48
    25
    0.05
    167
    5. Tuberculosis
    44.67
    39
    0.66
    144
    6. Liver Disease
    44.65
    18
    11.13
    121
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    43.85
    8
    29.41
    42
    8. Malaria
    41.05
    17
    0.00
    124
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40.09
    38
    1.47
    133
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.32
    59
    50.43
    39
    11. Maternal Conditions
    29.65
    12
    1.38
    85
    12. Lung Disease
    29.20
    51
    14.54
    150
    13. Liver Cancer
    24.96
    6
    4.29
    121
    14. Meningitis
    24.64
    15
    0.66
    120
    15. Kidney Disease
    23.89
    44
    35.72
    14
    16. Malnutrition
    21.61
    14
    0.27
    136
    17. Other Injuries
    20.40
    16
    5.44
    136
    18. Falls
    20.11
    6
    2.76
    147
    19. Low Birth Weight
    19.96
    23
    9.42
    73
    20. Birth Trauma
    18.57
    17
    2.73
    100
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.11
    88
    38.47
    14
    22. Cervical Cancer
    16.46
    46
    0.92
    181
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    16.26
    9
    9.59
    70
    24. Asthma
    15.67
    29
    3.30
    102
    25. Hypertension
    14.34
    88
    35.85
    8
    26. Suicide
    11.29
    71
    3.85
    161
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    10.83
    40
    4.11
    114
    28. Violence
    9.75
    51
    3.13
    123
    29. Fires
    7.61
    14
    2.11
    79
    30. Drownings
    6.88
    48
    1.11
    146
    31. Prostate Cancer
    6.51
    155
    11.48
    125
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.19
    49
    1.78
    121
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.72
    88
    2.93
    160
    34. Schistosomiasis
    5.11
    13
    0.28
    51
    35. Epilepsy
    4.97
    29
    1.02
    147
    36. Breast Cancer
    4.89
    181
    21.50
    39
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.66
    40
    0.76
    149
    38. Syphilis
    3.67
    20
    0.05
    144
    39. Other Neoplasms
    3.37
    70
    3.53
    60
    40. Drug Use
    3.35
    28
    1.69
    66
    41. Skin Disease
    3.11
    56
    1.78
    92
    42. Lymphomas
    3.09
    135
    7.71
    20
    43. Poisonings
    2.73
    29
    0.75
    96
    44. Hepatitis B
    2.46
    16
    0.48
    88
    45. Measles
    2.42
    23
    0.00
    101
    46. Lung Cancers
    2.33
    158
    15.09
    78
    47. Anemia
    2.21
    41
    0.02
    152
    48. Alcohol
    2.18
    66
    0.28
    171
    49. Encephalitis
    1.91
    19
    0.30
    137
    50. Appendicitis
    1.89
    16
    0.19
    126
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Gambia GAMBIA   Jordan JORDAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,868
    12.75
    1,105
    4.17
    2. HIV/AIDS
    1,007
    6.87
    2
    0.01
    3. Stroke
    925
    6.31
    2,854
    10.78
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    906
    6.19
    5,248
    19.81
    5. Low Birth Weight
    825
    5.63
    1,042
    3.93
    6. Birth Trauma
    767
    5.24
    301
    1.14
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    763
    5.21
    121
    0.46
    8. Malaria
    627
    4.28
    0
    0.00
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    606
    4.14
    1,792
    6.77
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    548
    3.74
    982
    3.71
    11. Maternal Conditions
    500
    3.41
    107
    0.40
    12. Malnutrition
    437
    2.98
    15
    0.06
    13. Meningitis
    429
    2.93
    46
    0.17
    14. Liver Disease
    394
    2.69
    469
    1.77
    15. Tuberculosis
    392
    2.68
    28
    0.11
    16. Other Injuries
    336
    2.29
    349
    1.32
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    268
    1.83
    1,874
    7.08
    18. Liver Cancer
    241
    1.65
    170
    0.64
    19. Kidney Disease
    223
    1.52
    1,393
    5.26
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    216
    1.47
    232
    0.88
    21. Lung Disease
    190
    1.30
    533
    2.01
    22. Falls
    185
    1.26
    149
    0.56
    23. Violence
    181
    1.24
    225
    0.85
    24. Drownings
    140
    0.96
    89
    0.34
    25. Syphilis
    136
    0.93
    4
    0.02
    26. Asthma
    129
    0.88
    139
    0.52
    27. Suicide
    124
    0.85
    244
    0.92
    28. Fires
    110
    0.75
    132
    0.50
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    99
    0.68
    1,342
    5.07
    30. Hypertension
    97
    0.66
    1,311
    4.95
    31. Measles
    83
    0.57
    0
    0.00
    32. Epilepsy
    75
    0.51
    69
    0.26
    33. Pertussis
    74
    0.51
    36
    0.14
    34. Cervical Cancer
    60
    0.41
    21
    0.08
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    58
    0.40
    135
    0.51
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    53
    0.36
    68
    0.26
    37. Poisonings
    52
    0.35
    55
    0.21
    38. Schistosomiasis
    45
    0.31
    12
    0.05
    39. Drug Use
    43
    0.29
    98
    0.37
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    41
    0.28
    37
    0.14
    41. Tetanus
    37
    0.25
    13
    0.05
    42. Encephalitis
    36
    0.25
    21
    0.08
    43. Anemia
    30
    0.20
    1
    0.00
    44. Other Neoplasms
    30
    0.20
    157
    0.59
    45. Skin Disease
    29
    0.20
    68
    0.26
    46. Hepatitis B
    28
    0.19
    21
    0.08
    47. Lymphomas
    27
    0.18
    343
    1.30
    48. Alcohol
    22
    0.15
    15
    0.06
    49. Appendicitis
    21
    0.14
    9
    0.03
    50. Breast Cancer
    19
    0.13
    468
    1.77
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gambia GAMBIA   Jordan JORDAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    24.96
    6
    4.29
    121
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.46
    46
    0.92
    181
    3. Prostate Cancer
    6.51
    155
    11.48
    125
    4. Breast Cancer
    4.89
    181
    21.50
    39
    5. Lymphomas
    3.09
    135
    7.71
    20
    6. Lung Cancers
    2.33
    158
    15.09
    78
    7. Stomach Cancer
    1.71
    178
    5.25
    102
    8. Skin Cancers
    1.35
    98
    0.55
    156
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.31
    182
    16.84
    26
    10. Ovary Cancer
    1.15
    180
    3.81
    112
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1.15
    154
    4.25
    79
    12. Bladder Cancer
    0.59
    174
    3.72
    41
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.56
    173
    0.91
    156
    14. Oral Cancer
    0.42
    182
    1.50
    151
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.41
    177
    1.37
    123
    16. Leukemia
    0.05
    183
    5.16
    25
    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.