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Guinea-Bissau
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 Guinea-Bissau and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
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
Guinea-Bissau Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    32.6
    35.6
    34.1
    169
    166
    167
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    178.04
    47
    126.19
    90
    2. Tuberculosis
    157.41
    2
    75.51
    16
    3. HIV/AIDS
    153.72
    13
    579.82
    1
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    135.67
    14
    104.36
    26
    5. Stroke
    117.75
    32
    139.38
    12
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    64.73
    32
    89.15
    19
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.22
    52
    101.57
    7
    8. Malaria
    40.04
    20
    0.00
    130
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.71
    25
    29.36
    43
    10. Lung Disease
    34.80
    40
    66.40
    4
    11. Prostate Cancer
    33.83
    24
    14.70
    107
    12. Liver Disease
    31.68
    30
    12.37
    106
    13. Birth Trauma
    25.33
    5
    21.66
    10
    14. Cervical Cancer
    24.67
    17
    23.74
    19
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.42
    94
    21.55
    110
    16. Low Birth Weight
    23.77
    15
    28.77
    4
    17. Meningitis
    21.73
    21
    8.23
    41
    18. Kidney Disease
    21.54
    64
    23.21
    57
    19. Maternal Conditions
    15.03
    24
    17.46
    18
    20. Breast Cancer
    14.98
    105
    4.91
    181
    21. Falls
    14.93
    33
    3.58
    125
    22. Liver Cancer
    14.55
    20
    6.09
    79
    23. Other Injuries
    13.26
    35
    10.06
    63
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    12.99
    12
    11.37
    24
    25. Malnutrition
    12.52
    40
    9.16
    46
    26. Asthma
    12.37
    38
    22.19
    9
    27. Hypertension
    11.98
    93
    46.81
    4
    28. Violence
    9.94
    49
    34.92
    7
    29. Syphilis
    9.94
    3
    1.68
    41
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.80
    33
    11.31
    23
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.07
    34
    7.63
    37
    32. Suicide
    7.38
    112
    28.86
    2
    33. Drownings
    6.03
    49
    4.74
    73
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.76
    28
    7.59
    18
    35. Fires
    5.42
    36
    7.31
    12
    36. Lymphomas
    4.71
    114
    1.99
    177
    37. Other Neoplasms
    4.63
    31
    3.09
    78
    38. Schistosomiasis
    4.45
    16
    0.00
    127
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.33
    122
    11.28
    20
    40. Stomach Cancer
    3.84
    132
    1.37
    181
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.22
    167
    2.05
    179
    42. Oral Cancer
    3.05
    95
    2.75
    103
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3.05
    151
    1.71
    176
    44. Skin Disease
    3.01
    72
    3.19
    67
    45. Epilepsy
    2.67
    48
    9.67
    2
    46. Appendicitis
    2.61
    15
    1.17
    63
    47. Hepatitis B
    2.48
    36
    0.62
    78
    48. Poisonings
    2.29
    36
    2.90
    19
    49. Lung Cancers
    2.21
    161
    2.97
    148
    50. Bladder Cancer
    2.14
    89
    1.11
    153
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    2,018
    13.38
    9,910
    35.36
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,715
    11.37
    1,874
    6.69
    3. Tuberculosis
    1,293
    8.57
    1,143
    4.08
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,022
    6.78
    1,447
    5.16
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    882
    5.85
    1,516
    5.41
    6. Birth Trauma
    835
    5.54
    702
    2.50
    7. Low Birth Weight
    783
    5.19
    932
    3.33
    8. Stroke
    743
    4.93
    1,623
    5.79
    9. Malaria
    627
    4.16
    0
    0.00
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    476
    3.16
    587
    2.09
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    401
    2.66
    355
    1.27
    12. Meningitis
    350
    2.32
    186
    0.66
    13. Syphilis
    318
    2.11
    49
    0.17
    14. Liver Disease
    278
    1.84
    160
    0.57
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    258
    1.71
    1,212
    4.32
    16. Maternal Conditions
    245
    1.62
    389
    1.39
    17. Lung Disease
    208
    1.38
    766
    2.73
    18. Other Injuries
    201
    1.33
    205
    0.73
    19. Malnutrition
    194
    1.29
    244
    0.87
    20. Kidney Disease
    170
    1.13
    287
    1.02
    21. Violence
    167
    1.11
    771
    2.75
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    143
    0.95
    198
    0.71
    23. Liver Cancer
    123
    0.82
    78
    0.28
    24. Drownings
    104
    0.69
    104
    0.37
    25. Falls
    103
    0.68
    44
    0.16
    26. Cervical Cancer
    102
    0.68
    173
    0.62
    27. Asthma
    91
    0.60
    287
    1.02
    28. Alzheimers & Dementia
    90
    0.60
    223
    0.80
    29. Hypertension
    75
    0.50
    536
    1.91
    30. Suicide
    72
    0.48
    467
    1.67
    31. Breast Cancer
    70
    0.46
    39
    0.14
    32. Prostate Cancer
    69
    0.46
    61
    0.22
    33. Fires
    69
    0.46
    134
    0.48
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    63
    0.42
    91
    0.32
    35. Measles
    60
    0.40
    53
    0.19
    36. Tetanus
    52
    0.34
    43
    0.15
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    44
    0.29
    102
    0.36
    38. Lymphomas
    43
    0.29
    31
    0.11
    39. Other Neoplasms
    41
    0.27
    43
    0.15
    40. Poisonings
    40
    0.27
    69
    0.25
    41. Schistosomiasis
    39
    0.26
    0
    0.00
    42. Epilepsy
    39
    0.26
    164
    0.59
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    36
    0.24
    148
    0.53
    44. Stomach Cancer
    32
    0.21
    18
    0.06
    45. Hepatitis B
    29
    0.19
    9
    0.03
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28
    0.19
    27
    0.10
    47. Oral Cancer
    24
    0.16
    33
    0.12
    48. Appendicitis
    23
    0.15
    19
    0.07
    49. Skin Disease
    23
    0.15
    41
    0.15
    50. Lung Cancers
    18
    0.12
    36
    0.13
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    33.83
    24
    14.70
    107
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.67
    17
    23.74
    19
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.98
    105
    4.91
    181
    4. Liver Cancer
    14.55
    20
    6.09
    79
    5. Lymphomas
    4.71
    114
    1.99
    177
    6. Stomach Cancer
    3.84
    132
    1.37
    181
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.22
    167
    2.05
    179
    8. Oral Cancer
    3.05
    95
    2.75
    103
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.05
    151
    1.71
    176
    10. Lung Cancers
    2.21
    161
    2.97
    148
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.14
    89
    1.11
    153
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.78
    140
    0.76
    177
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.60
    121
    1.04
    159
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.56
    94
    4.33
    5
    15. Leukemia
    1.23
    170
    0.84
    180
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    158
    14.60
    6
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.