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Guinea
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Guinea 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.

Gambia
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 Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea GUINEA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Guinea GUINEA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    34.3
    36.3
    35.3
    165
    164
    164
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    37.3
    39.1
    38.2
    168
    166
    168
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    41.0
    43.1
    42.0
    170
    170
    171
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    46.0
    48.8
    47.4
    169
    169
    169
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    51.7
    53.2
    52.5
    153
    155
    154
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    56.6
    59.0
    57.8
    158
    159
    160
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    59.4
    60.2
    59.8
    166
    172
    171
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea GUINEA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    60.2
    166
    172
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    65.5
    65.7
    157
    172
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    66.2
    66.7
    157
    172
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    66.6
    67.2
    158
    172
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    67.2
    68.0
    158
    171
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    68.0
    68.9
    155
    169
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    68.7
    69.8
    155
    169
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    69.5
    70.7
    155
    171
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    70.3
    71.6
    159
    172
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    71.2
    72.5
    165
    176
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    72.2
    73.4
    168
    177
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    73.5
    74.4
    171
    178
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    74.9
    75.6
    173
    179
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    76.7
    77.2
    174
    179
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    78.8
    79.1
    177
    179
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    81.4
    81.6
    177
    180
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.7
    178
    180
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.3
    179
    180
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea GUINEA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    144.82
    14
    154.66
    11
    2. Stroke
    116.39
    49
    136.82
    26
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    115.65
    93
    142.60
    60
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    65.85
    24
    40.09
    38
    5. Tuberculosis
    61.97
    22
    44.67
    39
    6. Malaria
    60.67
    3
    41.05
    17
    7. HIV/AIDS
    49.00
    30
    70.48
    25
    8. Liver Disease
    45.47
    17
    44.65
    18
    9. Prostate Cancer
    39.41
    18
    6.51
    155
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.95
    30
    43.85
    8
    11. Maternal Conditions
    28.75
    13
    29.65
    12
    12. Cervical Cancer
    28.44
    11
    16.46
    46
    13. Meningitis
    27.33
    10
    24.64
    15
    14. Lung Disease
    25.37
    71
    29.20
    51
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.08
    102
    39.32
    59
    16. Birth Trauma
    21.44
    10
    18.57
    17
    17. Other Injuries
    20.20
    17
    20.40
    16
    18. Low Birth Weight
    18.36
    27
    19.96
    23
    19. Liver Cancer
    18.31
    11
    24.96
    6
    20. Kidney Disease
    18.01
    74
    23.89
    44
    21. Asthma
    15.85
    28
    15.67
    29
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    15.76
    18
    10.83
    40
    23. Malnutrition
    15.72
    25
    21.61
    14
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    13.49
    25
    16.26
    9
    25. Hypertension
    13.30
    95
    14.34
    88
    26. Falls
    11.35
    40
    20.11
    6
    27. Suicide
    11.20
    72
    11.29
    71
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.15
    145
    18.11
    88
    29. Violence
    9.02
    59
    9.75
    51
    30. Drownings
    8.84
    27
    6.88
    48
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.33
    22
    6.19
    49
    32. Breast Cancer
    8.14
    171
    4.89
    181
    33. Fires
    6.29
    32
    7.61
    14
    34. Syphilis
    5.75
    12
    3.67
    20
    35. Schistosomiasis
    5.63
    7
    5.11
    13
    36. Measles
    5.56
    14
    2.42
    23
    37. Epilepsy
    4.62
    34
    4.97
    29
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.46
    122
    5.72
    88
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.18
    52
    4.66
    40
    40. Other Neoplasms
    3.32
    71
    3.37
    70
    41. Stomach Cancer
    3.05
    155
    1.71
    178
    42. Hepatitis B
    2.96
    7
    2.46
    16
    43. Pertussis
    2.92
    6
    1.83
    38
    44. Poisonings
    2.84
    23
    2.73
    29
    45. Drug Use
    2.69
    38
    3.35
    28
    46. Tetanus
    2.58
    16
    1.69
    31
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.47
    162
    1.15
    180
    48. Lymphomas
    2.46
    152
    3.09
    135
    49. Alcohol
    2.26
    63
    2.18
    66
    50. Appendicitis
    2.24
    11
    1.89
    16
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Guinea GUINEA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,497
    13.01
    1,868
    12.75
    2. Malaria
    11,943
    10.71
    627
    4.28
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7,542
    6.77
    763
    5.21
    4. Stroke
    6,675
    5.99
    925
    6.31
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,198
    5.56
    906
    6.19
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,951
    4.44
    767
    5.24
    7. HIV/AIDS
    4,488
    4.03
    1,007
    6.87
    8. Tuberculosis
    4,388
    3.94
    392
    2.68
    9. Low Birth Weight
    4,240
    3.80
    825
    5.63
    10. Meningitis
    3,588
    3.22
    429
    2.93
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,543
    3.18
    606
    4.14
    12. Liver Disease
    3,325
    2.98
    394
    2.69
    13. Maternal Conditions
    3,152
    2.83
    500
    3.41
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,616
    2.35
    548
    3.74
    15. Malnutrition
    2,357
    2.11
    437
    2.98
    16. Other Injuries
    2,298
    2.06
    336
    2.29
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,272
    2.04
    216
    1.47
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,464
    1.31
    268
    1.83
    19. Lung Disease
    1,395
    1.25
    190
    1.30
    20. Kidney Disease
    1,346
    1.21
    223
    1.52
    21. Drownings
    1,216
    1.09
    140
    0.96
    22. Syphilis
    1,212
    1.09
    136
    0.93
    23. Measles
    1,181
    1.06
    83
    0.57
    24. Liver Cancer
    1,181
    1.06
    241
    1.65
    25. Asthma
    1,080
    0.97
    129
    0.88
    26. Violence
    1,067
    0.96
    181
    1.24
    27. Suicide
    968
    0.87
    124
    0.85
    28. Cervical Cancer
    897
    0.80
    60
    0.41
    29. Falls
    807
    0.72
    185
    1.26
    30. Prostate Cancer
    768
    0.69
    18
    0.12
    31. Hypertension
    767
    0.69
    97
    0.66
    32. Fires
    655
    0.59
    110
    0.75
    33. Pertussis
    630
    0.57
    74
    0.51
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    595
    0.53
    53
    0.36
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    483
    0.43
    99
    0.68
    36. Epilepsy
    464
    0.42
    75
    0.51
    37. Schistosomiasis
    411
    0.37
    45
    0.31
    38. Poisonings
    359
    0.32
    52
    0.35
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    344
    0.31
    58
    0.40
    40. Tetanus
    343
    0.31
    37
    0.25
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    296
    0.27
    41
    0.28
    42. Breast Cancer
    272
    0.24
    19
    0.13
    43. Hepatitis B
    256
    0.23
    28
    0.19
    44. Drug Use
    256
    0.23
    43
    0.29
    45. Trypanosomiasis
    224
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    46. Other Neoplasms
    221
    0.20
    30
    0.20
    47. Encephalitis
    218
    0.20
    36
    0.25
    48. Stomach Cancer
    193
    0.17
    12
    0.08
    49. Appendicitis
    192
    0.17
    21
    0.14
    50. Anemia
    189
    0.17
    30
    0.20
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guinea GUINEA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    39.41
    18
    6.51
    155
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.44
    11
    16.46
    46
    3. Liver Cancer
    18.31
    11
    24.96
    6
    4. Breast Cancer
    8.14
    171
    4.89
    181
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.05
    155
    1.71
    178
    6. Ovary Cancer
    2.47
    162
    1.15
    180
    7. Lymphomas
    2.46
    152
    3.09
    135
    8. Skin Cancers
    1.63
    77
    1.35
    98
    9. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    148
    0.42
    182
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.61
    181
    1.31
    182
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.26
    178
    2.33
    158
    12. Leukemia
    1.25
    161
    0.05
    183
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.25
    133
    0.41
    177
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.82
    164
    0.59
    174
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.53
    177
    0.56
    173
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.36
    178
    1.15
    154
    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.