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Compare Guatemala and Gambia 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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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.2
    46.6
    45.9
    110
    117
    116
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    51.0
    53.8
    52.4
    111
    114
    113
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    55.4
    59.5
    57.4
    120
    118
    117
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    59.6
    65.5
    62.5
    122
    117
    117
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    64.3
    71.0
    67.7
    108
    103
    104
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    67.3
    74.0
    70.7
    104
    100
    100
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    70.4
    76.0
    73.2
    90
    95
    94
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.4
    76.0
    90
    95
     
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    72.5
    78.0
    86
    88
     
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    72.7
    78.1
    86
    87
     
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    72.8
    78.2
    84
    87
     
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    73.2
    78.4
    84
    85
     
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    73.8
    78.7
    83
    83
     
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    74.4
    78.9
    81
    83
     
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.2
    78
    82
     
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    75.9
    79.5
    68
    84
     
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    76.8
    79.9
    64
    81
     
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    77.8
    80.4
    58
    79
     
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.3
    54
    75
     
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.3
    48
    66
     
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    81.7
    83.6
    48
    62
     
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    83.6
    85.2
    45
    59
     
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    85.6
    87.0
    45
    55
     
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    87.7
    89.0
    53
    54
     
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    90.5
    91.5
    59
    53
     
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    84.30
    138
     
    142.60
    60
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    70.71
    23
     
    39.32
    59
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    66.66
    60
     
    154.66
    11
    4. Stroke
    41.02
    147
     
    136.82
    26
    5. Violence
    39.85
    7
     
    9.75
    51
    6. Kidney Disease
    35.03
    16
     
    23.89
    44
    7. Liver Disease
    31.71
    29
     
    44.65
    18
    8. Other Injuries
    29.72
    5
     
    20.40
    16
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.55
    64
     
    43.85
    8
    10. Lung Disease
    21.20
    101
     
    29.20
    51
    11. Stomach Cancer
    17.97
    6
     
    1.71
    178
    12. Malnutrition
    17.91
    18
     
    21.61
    14
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.54
    59
     
    40.09
    38
    14. Prostate Cancer
    16.66
    88
     
    6.51
    155
    15. Liver Cancer
    14.86
    20
     
    24.96
    6
    16. Alcohol
    10.60
    4
     
    2.18
    66
    17. Cervical Cancer
    10.22
    77
     
    16.46
    46
    18. HIV/AIDS
    8.74
    74
     
    70.48
    25
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    8.20
    97
     
    16.26
    9
    20. Low Birth Weight
    7.64
    87
     
    19.96
    23
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.59
    30
     
    6.19
    49
    22. Hypertension
    7.50
    137
     
    14.34
    88
    23. Birth Trauma
    7.00
    68
     
    18.57
    17
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.60
    174
     
    4.89
    181
    25. Uterin Cancer
    6.53
    5
     
    0.41
    177
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    5.36
    93
     
    10.83
    40
    27. Leukemia
    4.35
    65
     
    0.05
    183
    28. Lung Cancers
    4.14
    140
     
    2.33
    158
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.80
    158
     
    1.31
    182
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.61
    171
     
    18.11
    88
    31. Other Neoplasms
    3.53
    61
     
    3.37
    70
    32. Asthma
    3.34
    99
     
    15.67
    29
    33. Tuberculosis
    3.20
    103
     
    44.67
    39
    34. Anemia
    2.81
    34
     
    2.21
    41
    35. Suicide
    2.74
    174
     
    11.29
    71
    36. Maternal Conditions
    2.54
    72
     
    29.65
    12
    37. Drownings
    2.41
    114
     
    6.88
    48
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    2.37
    112
     
    1.15
    154
    39. Epilepsy
    2.37
    66
     
    4.97
    29
    40. Lymphomas
    1.90
    170
     
    3.09
    135
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.88
    67
     
    1.35
    98
    42. Drug Use
    1.85
    61
     
    3.35
    28
    43. Ovary Cancer
    1.72
    177
     
    1.15
    180
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.57
    180
     
    5.72
    88
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.52
    125
     
    0.56
    173
    46. Meningitis
    1.48
    83
     
    24.64
    15
    47. Poisonings
    1.41
    64
     
    2.73
    29
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.28
    163
     
    0.42
    182
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    77
     
    1.07
    91
    50. Syphilis
    0.93
    61
     
    3.67
    20
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,290
    10.75
     
    906
    6.19
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,091
    10.49
     
    1,868
    12.75
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,940
    9.00
     
    268
    1.83
    4. Violence
    5,917
    7.67
     
    181
    1.24
    5. Stroke
    4,118
    5.34
     
    925
    6.31
    6. Other Injuries
    3,881
    5.03
     
    336
    2.29
    7. Kidney Disease
    3,637
    4.71
     
    223
    1.52
    8. Liver Disease
    3,347
    4.34
     
    394
    2.69
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,253
    4.22
     
    606
    4.14
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,470
    3.20
     
    763
    5.21
    11. Malnutrition
    2,161
    2.80
     
    437
    2.98
    12. Lung Disease
    2,113
    2.74
     
    190
    1.30
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    1,820
    2.36
     
    548
    3.74
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,802
    2.34
     
    825
    5.63
    15. Stomach Cancer
    1,794
    2.33
     
    12
    0.08
    16. Birth Trauma
    1,651
    2.14
     
    767
    5.24
    17. Liver Cancer
    1,477
    1.91
     
    241
    1.65
    18. HIV/AIDS
    1,221
    1.58
     
    1,007
    6.87
    19. Alcohol
    1,195
    1.55
     
    22
    0.15
    20. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    771
    1.00
     
    53
    0.36
    21. Hypertension
    736
    0.95
     
    97
    0.66
    22. Prostate Cancer
    723
    0.94
     
    18
    0.12
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    642
    0.83
     
    216
    1.47
    24. Leukemia
    609
    0.79
     
    2
    0.01
    25. Cervical Cancer
    569
    0.74
     
    60
    0.41
    26. Lung Cancers
    418
    0.54
     
    17
    0.12
    27. Suicide
    401
    0.52
     
    124
    0.85
    28. Maternal Conditions
    396
    0.51
     
    500
    3.41
    29. Drownings
    383
    0.50
     
    140
    0.96
    30. Tuberculosis
    382
    0.50
     
    392
    2.68
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    381
    0.49
     
    12
    0.08
    32. Breast Cancer
    370
    0.48
     
    19
    0.13
    33. Other Neoplasms
    369
    0.48
     
    30
    0.20
    34. Uterin Cancer
    363
    0.47
     
    1
    0.01
    35. Asthma
    360
    0.47
     
    129
    0.88
    36. Alzheimers/Dementia
    347
    0.45
     
    99
    0.68
    37. Epilepsy
    344
    0.45
     
    75
    0.51
    38. Anemia
    306
    0.40
     
    30
    0.20
    39. Meningitis
    255
    0.33
     
    429
    2.93
    40. Drug Use
    244
    0.32
     
    43
    0.29
    41. Pancreas Cancer
    232
    0.30
     
    8
    0.05
    42. Syphilis
    210
    0.27
     
    136
    0.93
    43. Lymphomas
    206
    0.27
     
    27
    0.18
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    203
    0.26
     
    58
    0.40
    45. Poisonings
    202
    0.26
     
    52
    0.35
    46. Skin Cancers
    185
    0.24
     
    8
    0.05
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    148
    0.19
     
    5
    0.03
    48. Fires
    134
    0.17
     
    110
    0.75
    49. Oral Cancer
    130
    0.17
     
    2
    0.01
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    117
    0.15
     
    6
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    17.97
    6
     
    1.71
    178
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.66
    88
     
    6.51
    155
    3. Liver Cancer
    14.86
    20
     
    24.96
    6
    4. Cervical Cancer
    10.22
    77
     
    16.46
    46
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.60
    174
     
    4.89
    181
    6. Uterin Cancer
    6.53
    5
     
    0.41
    177
    7. Leukemia
    4.35
    65
     
    0.05
    183
    8. Lung Cancers
    4.14
    140
     
    2.33
    158
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.80
    158
     
    1.31
    182
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.37
    112
     
    1.15
    154
    11. Lymphomas
    1.90
    170
     
    3.09
    135
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.88
    67
     
    1.35
    98
    13. Ovary Cancer
    1.72
    177
     
    1.15
    180
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.52
    125
     
    0.56
    173
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.28
    163
     
    0.42
    182
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.59
    175
     
    0.59
    174
     
     
     
    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.