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Guinea-Bissau
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Guinea-Bissau and Liberia 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.

Liberia
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   Liberia LIBERIA
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Liberia LIBERIA
           
    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
     
    38.9
    41.3
    40.1
    149
    144
    146
    1970
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
     
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
    1980
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
     
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
    1990
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
     
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
    2000
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
     
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
    2010
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
     
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
    2016
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
     
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Liberia LIBERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    Age 5
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    Age 10
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    Age 15
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    Age 20
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    Age 25
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    Age 30
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    Age 35
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    Age 45
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    Age 50
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    Age 55
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    Age 60
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    Age 65
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    Age 70
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    Age 75
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Liberia LIBERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    146.18
    13
    124.54
    22
    2. Tuberculosis
    145.92
    3
    152.71
    2
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    129.92
    68
    110.97
    100
    4. HIV/AIDS
    128.66
    14
    57.18
    27
    5. Stroke
    123.07
    35
    107.18
    59
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    57.58
    29
    71.13
    21
    7. Malaria
    40.93
    18
    45.44
    9
    8. Liver Disease
    39.28
    21
    39.19
    22
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.28
    64
    37.45
    62
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    31.94
    33
    46.20
    4
    11. Lung Disease
    26.93
    59
    17.35
    136
    12. Birth Trauma
    26.71
    6
    14.24
    36
    13. Meningitis
    23.57
    16
    19.95
    20
    14. Low Birth Weight
    23.18
    18
    15.32
    42
    15. Prostate Cancer
    22.32
    56
    29.02
    29
    16. Cervical Cancer
    21.99
    24
    24.71
    17
    17. Kidney Disease
    19.80
    63
    18.21
    73
    18. Other Injuries
    17.85
    25
    16.27
    27
    19. Measles
    17.42
    3
    14.73
    5
    20. Asthma
    15.60
    30
    10.02
    62
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    15.02
    12
    11.84
    43
    22. Maternal Conditions
    14.79
    29
    29.95
    11
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.11
    127
    14.02
    128
    24. Malnutrition
    13.59
    30
    11.94
    36
    25. Breast Cancer
    13.52
    127
    15.27
    109
    26. Falls
    13.34
    25
    12.64
    30
    27. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    27
    17.11
    13
    28. Hypertension
    12.65
    99
    11.42
    105
    29. Suicide
    9.31
    103
    9.93
    93
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    9.19
    51
    8.77
    56
    31. Violence
    9.14
    56
    11.32
    38
    32. Drownings
    8.71
    29
    5.22
    72
    33. Syphilis
    8.38
    2
    1.69
    42
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.57
    31
    6.51
    41
    35. Fires
    5.93
    36
    4.85
    46
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.80
    14
    4.48
    16
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.69
    117
    4.17
    132
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.20
    38
    3.04
    79
    39. Epilepsy
    4.12
    40
    3.78
    42
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.98
    58
    3.24
    70
    41. Encephalitis
    3.77
    1
    1.57
    32
    42. Stomach Cancer
    3.47
    140
    3.81
    134
    43. Lymphomas
    2.99
    136
    1.97
    166
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.85
    173
    2.87
    172
    45. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    155
    3.31
    135
    46. Poisonings
    2.65
    34
    2.09
    46
    47. Skin Disease
    2.33
    76
    2.18
    78
    48. Hepatitis B
    2.29
    19
    1.91
    32
    49. Tetanus
    2.27
    20
    1.91
    27
    50. Appendicitis
    2.23
    12
    1.64
    26
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Liberia LIBERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,025
    11.83
    3,891
    11.08
    2. HIV/AIDS
    1,860
    10.86
    1,902
    5.42
    3. Tuberculosis
    1,403
    8.19
    3,708
    10.56
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    992
    5.79
    2,343
    6.67
    5. Stroke
    977
    5.71
    1,979
    5.64
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    969
    5.66
    1,956
    5.57
    7. Birth Trauma
    871
    5.09
    1,126
    3.21
    8. Low Birth Weight
    756
    4.42
    1,212
    3.45
    9. Malaria
    692
    4.04
    2,275
    6.48
    10. Measles
    552
    3.22
    1,116
    3.18
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    495
    2.89
    1,585
    4.51
    12. Meningitis
    437
    2.55
    899
    2.56
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    431
    2.52
    804
    2.29
    14. Liver Disease
    402
    2.35
    928
    2.64
    15. Other Injuries
    305
    1.78
    619
    1.76
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    300
    1.75
    696
    1.98
    17. Malnutrition
    260
    1.52
    579
    1.65
    18. Maternal Conditions
    255
    1.49
    1,207
    3.44
    19. Syphilis
    251
    1.47
    124
    0.35
    20. Kidney Disease
    209
    1.22
    427
    1.22
    21. Lung Disease
    208
    1.21
    313
    0.89
    22. Drownings
    177
    1.03
    240
    0.68
    23. Violence
    169
    0.99
    469
    1.34
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    161
    0.94
    385
    1.10
    25. Asthma
    147
    0.86
    212
    0.60
    26. Falls
    128
    0.75
    291
    0.83
    27. Liver Cancer
    124
    0.72
    401
    1.14
    28. Suicide
    116
    0.68
    284
    0.81
    29. Cervical Cancer
    103
    0.60
    287
    0.82
    30. Hypertension
    100
    0.58
    213
    0.61
    31. Fires
    90
    0.53
    161
    0.46
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    88
    0.51
    215
    0.61
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    75
    0.44
    142
    0.40
    34. Breast Cancer
    70
    0.41
    196
    0.56
    35. Encephalitis
    66
    0.39
    69
    0.20
    36. Prostate Cancer
    65
    0.38
    203
    0.58
    37. Epilepsy
    65
    0.38
    131
    0.37
    38. Pertussis
    63
    0.37
    181
    0.52
    39. Tetanus
    62
    0.36
    76
    0.22
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    52
    0.30
    103
    0.29
    41. Poisonings
    52
    0.30
    94
    0.27
    42. Schistosomiasis
    48
    0.28
    104
    0.30
    43. Other Neoplasms
    42
    0.25
    69
    0.20
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    40
    0.23
    72
    0.21
    45. Stomach Cancer
    33
    0.19
    82
    0.23
    46. Lymphomas
    33
    0.19
    54
    0.15
    47. Drug Use
    31
    0.18
    88
    0.25
    48. Appendicitis
    30
    0.18
    43
    0.12
    49. Hepatitis B
    29
    0.17
    55
    0.16
    50. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28
    0.16
    65
    0.19
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   Liberia LIBERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.32
    56
    29.02
    29
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.99
    24
    24.71
    17
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.52
    127
    15.27
    109
    4. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    27
    17.11
    13
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.47
    140
    3.81
    134
    6. Lymphomas
    2.99
    136
    1.97
    166
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.85
    173
    2.87
    172
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    155
    3.31
    135
    9. Lung Cancers
    1.82
    163
    1.46
    172
    10. Oral Cancer
    1.79
    137
    1.66
    147
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    115
    0.87
    163
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    130
    1.77
    106
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.20
    150
    1.51
    142
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.08
    116
    1.22
    105
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.56
    174
    0.84
    159
    16. Leukemia
    0.54
    181
    1.04
    170
    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.