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Ghana
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Ghana and Ukraine 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.

Ukraine
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
Ghana Population Pyramid
 
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    Ukraine Population Pyramid
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ghana GHANA   Ukraine UKRAINE
      Ghana GHANA   Ukraine UKRAINE
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
     
    66.2
    72.6
    69.3
    25
    19
    19
    1970
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
     
    65.8
    74.0
    69.8
    39
    21
    33
    1980
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
     
    64.6
    74.0
    69.2
    64
    39
    52
    1990
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
     
    65.6
    74.9
    70.1
    83
    51
    63
    2000
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
     
    62.0
    73.2
    67.5
    118
    90
    106
    2010
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
     
    64.7
    74.8
    69.8
    120
    96
    107
    2016
    62.5
    64.4
    63.4
    147
    158
    155
     
    67.6
    77.1
    72.5
    116
    86
    99
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ghana GHANA   Ukraine UKRAINE
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.5
    64.4
    147
    158
    67.6
    77.1
    116
    86
    Age 5
    66.6
    68.0
    147
    161
    68.4
    77.8
    128
    91
    Age 10
    67.0
    68.6
    148
    162
    68.4
    77.9
    135
    91
    Age 15
    67.3
    68.9
    148
    163
    68.5
    77.9
    136
    91
    Age 20
    67.8
    69.5
    149
    163
    68.7
    78.0
    137
    92
    Age 25
    68.4
    70.1
    150
    163
    69.0
    78.2
    142
    93
    Age 30
    69.0
    70.8
    151
    163
    69.5
    78.3
    146
    93
    Age 35
    69.6
    71.6
    153
    165
    70.1
    78.6
    146
    93
    Age 40
    70.4
    72.4
    155
    166
    70.9
    78.9
    147
    91
    Age 45
    71.4
    73.4
    158
    167
    71.9
    79.4
    142
    89
    Age 50
    72.5
    74.2
    162
    170
    73.0
    79.9
    139
    87
    Age 55
    73.8
    75.2
    163
    171
    74.5
    80.5
    138
    85
    Age 60
    75.2
    76.2
    169
    173
    76.2
    81.2
    134
    86
    Age 65
    76.9
    77.7
    171
    173
    78.3
    82.2
    122
    90
    Age 70
    79.0
    79.6
    171
    173
    80.5
    83.4
    119
    89
    Age 75
    81.6
    82.0
    173
    173
    83.5
    85.3
    90
    87
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.1
    171
    172
    86.6
    87.4
    84
    87
    Age 85
    88.5
    88.7
    167
    169
    89.9
    90.3
    85
    97
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ghana GHANA   Ukraine UKRAINE
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    160.10
    11
    118.81
    45
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    155.08
    44
    395.73
    2
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    144.64
    15
    9.02
    171
    4. Tuberculosis
    63.00
    20
    12.38
    69
    5. Malaria
    50.27
    6
    0.00
    175
    6. Liver Disease
    47.10
    15
    0.70
    182
    7. HIV/AIDS
    45.84
    32
    20.03
    52
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.45
    48
    3.55
    181
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    33.17
    31
    9.11
    131
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.76
    49
    0.35
    168
    11. Meningitis
    25.33
    14
    0.67
    118
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    21.56
    7
    0.15
    183
    13. Cervical Cancer
    21.33
    29
    6.65
    105
    14. Lung Disease
    21.09
    103
    11.11
    168
    15. Hypertension
    19.97
    53
    5.31
    151
    16. Other Injuries
    19.68
    22
    11.52
    60
    17. Kidney Disease
    19.32
    67
    3.98
    180
    18. Low Birth Weight
    17.97
    29
    3.84
    136
    19. Falls
    17.75
    11
    9.25
    51
    20. Birth Trauma
    16.94
    27
    1.18
    136
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.47
    102
    2.67
    176
    22. Prostate Cancer
    16.11
    91
    14.73
    103
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    14.53
    17
    5.81
    131
    24. Liver Cancer
    13.58
    22
    3.04
    160
    25. Breast Cancer
    12.79
    129
    20.79
    48
    26. Asthma
    11.82
    51
    1.36
    132
    27. Malnutrition
    11.68
    38
    0.04
    168
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.61
    21
    14.78
    11
    29. Violence
    11.12
    40
    5.18
    92
    30. Maternal Conditions
    10.60
    38
    0.37
    119
    31. Suicide
    10.09
    90
    16.83
    21
    32. Skin Disease
    7.20
    5
    0.01
    183
    33. Fires
    6.99
    23
    5.25
    41
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.46
    42
    0.05
    182
    35. Lymphomas
    5.49
    82
    3.10
    134
    36. Drownings
    5.46
    69
    10.24
    22
    37. Schistosomiasis
    5.12
    11
    0.00
    173
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.82
    156
    17.43
    22
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.73
    60
    2.37
    86
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.52
    124
    6.51
    28
    41. Drug Use
    3.44
    25
    15.93
    1
    42. Stomach Cancer
    3.17
    148
    12.39
    32
    43. Epilepsy
    2.85
    58
    0.95
    150
    44. Oral Cancer
    2.72
    95
    6.38
    26
    45. Lung Cancers
    2.50
    154
    21.17
    54
    46. Hepatitis B
    2.37
    18
    0.19
    139
    47. Other Neoplasms
    2.30
    109
    0.15
    177
    48. Alcohol
    1.99
    71
    6.00
    14
    49. Anemia
    1.95
    48
    0.00
    182
    50. Poisonings
    1.81
    53
    2.29
    43
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Ghana GHANA   Ukraine UKRAINE
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,674
    11.72
    5,292
    0.82
    2. Stroke
    19,734
    9.37
    103,575
    16.02
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    18,607
    8.84
    346,205
    53.56
    4. Malaria
    13,359
    6.35
    0
    0.00
    5. HIV/AIDS
    10,114
    4.80
    9,823
    1.52
    6. Tuberculosis
    9,830
    4.67
    6,636
    1.03
    7. Low Birth Weight
    8,224
    3.91
    1,065
    0.16
    8. Liver Disease
    7,833
    3.72
    459
    0.07
    9. Birth Trauma
    7,753
    3.68
    327
    0.05
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,144
    3.39
    4,361
    0.67
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6,630
    3.15
    146
    0.02
    12. Meningitis
    6,098
    2.90
    375
    0.06
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    5,804
    2.76
    1,848
    0.29
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,709
    2.71
    2,514
    0.39
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    5,409
    2.57
    48
    0.01
    16. Other Injuries
    4,543
    2.16
    6,411
    0.99
    17. Malnutrition
    3,644
    1.73
    10
    0.00
    18. Kidney Disease
    3,150
    1.50
    2,931
    0.45
    19. Maternal Conditions
    2,762
    1.31
    149
    0.02
    20. Violence
    2,737
    1.30
    2,680
    0.41
    21. Hypertension
    2,602
    1.24
    4,521
    0.70
    22. Falls
    2,596
    1.23
    5,458
    0.84
    23. Lung Disease
    2,578
    1.22
    9,086
    1.41
    24. Liver Cancer
    2,140
    1.02
    2,293
    0.35
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,943
    0.92
    9,291
    1.44
    26. Suicide
    1,896
    0.90
    9,024
    1.40
    27. Asthma
    1,704
    0.81
    979
    0.15
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,701
    0.81
    2,463
    0.38
    29. Cervical Cancer
    1,633
    0.78
    2,653
    0.41
    30. Fires
    1,480
    0.70
    3,136
    0.49
    31. Drownings
    1,469
    0.70
    5,017
    0.78
    32. Breast Cancer
    1,123
    0.53
    9,024
    1.40
    33. Skin Disease
    1,054
    0.50
    2
    0.00
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    986
    0.47
    31
    0.00
    35. Lymphomas
    821
    0.39
    2,147
    0.33
    36. Schistosomiasis
    818
    0.39
    0
    0.00
    37. Pertussis
    756
    0.36
    43
    0.01
    38. Prostate Cancer
    727
    0.35
    4,443
    0.69
    39. Drug Use
    724
    0.34
    8,139
    1.26
    40. Epilepsy
    626
    0.30
    367
    0.06
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    564
    0.27
    1,539
    0.24
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    502
    0.24
    13,955
    2.16
    43. Hepatitis B
    494
    0.23
    113
    0.02
    44. Stomach Cancer
    487
    0.23
    9,429
    1.46
    45. Poisonings
    436
    0.21
    1,331
    0.21
    46. Tetanus
    419
    0.20
    6
    0.00
    47. Encephalitis
    411
    0.20
    256
    0.04
    48. Syphilis
    409
    0.19
    74
    0.01
    49. Anemia
    380
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    50. Other Neoplasms
    375
    0.18
    56
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ghana GHANA   Ukraine UKRAINE
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    21.33
    29
    6.65
    105
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.11
    91
    14.73
    103
    3. Liver Cancer
    13.58
    22
    3.04
    160
    4. Breast Cancer
    12.79
    129
    20.79
    48
    5. Lymphomas
    5.49
    82
    3.10
    134
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.82
    156
    17.43
    22
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.52
    124
    6.51
    28
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.17
    148
    12.39
    32
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.72
    95
    6.38
    26
    10. Lung Cancers
    2.50
    154
    21.17
    54
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.63
    109
    2.94
    60
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.48
    145
    5.81
    57
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.20
    142
    6.16
    9
    14. Leukemia
    1.12
    166
    3.55
    107
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.03
    119
    1.93
    63
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.50
    178
    2.65
    84
    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.