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Guyana
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Guyana and Uganda 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.

Uganda
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
Guyana Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Uganda UGANDA
      Guyana GUYANA   Uganda UGANDA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    54.8
    57.9
    56.3
    71
    75
    73
     
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
    1970
    57.8
    61.6
    59.7
    83
    85
    84
     
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
    1980
    58.2
    63.7
    60.9
    105
    94
    99
     
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
    1990
    59.1
    65.6
    62.3
    127
    115
    118
     
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
    2000
    62.7
    68.4
    65.4
    114
    116
    116
     
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
    2010
    63.4
    68.6
    65.9
    128
    126
    129
     
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
    2016
    63.6
    69.0
    66.2
    140
    130
    135
     
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Uganda UGANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.6
    69.0
    140
    130
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
    Age 5
    65.9
    71.0
    154
    140
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
    Age 10
    66.1
    71.2
    159
    141
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    159
    144
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
    Age 20
    66.7
    71.6
    162
    147
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
    Age 25
    67.5
    72.0
    161
    147
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
    Age 30
    68.1
    72.3
    164
    150
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
    Age 35
    68.9
    72.8
    164
    152
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
    Age 40
    69.8
    73.4
    168
    155
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
    Age 45
    70.9
    74.2
    168
    157
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
    Age 50
    72.4
    75.1
    163
    158
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
    Age 55
    73.8
    76.4
    162
    156
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.8
    148
    151
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.0
    145
    154
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.3
    129
    139
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
    Age 75
    82.7
    82.9
    132
    162
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
    Age 80
    85.5
    85.1
    140
    170
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
    Age 85
    89.0
    88.6
    138
    170
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Uganda UGANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    222.25
    24
    89.59
    134
    2. Stroke
    136.98
    15
    80.16
    79
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    101.17
    8
    35.93
    71
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    51.53
    64
    100.58
    28
    5. Hypertension
    46.59
    5
    21.99
    33
    6. Prostate Cancer
    43.23
    17
    60.55
    5
    7. HIV/AIDS
    35.20
    36
    96.95
    17
    8. Suicide
    30.25
    1
    19.98
    11
    9. Lung Disease
    28.65
    63
    28.67
    62
    10. Kidney Disease
    26.45
    41
    12.43
    111
    11. Liver Disease
    25.63
    52
    27.50
    44
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    25.32
    3
    7.05
    51
    13. Cervical Cancer
    24.77
    16
    28.43
    11
    14. Breast Cancer
    24.36
    20
    15.35
    101
    15. Tuberculosis
    22.30
    55
    52.74
    27
    16. Other Injuries
    21.81
    5
    14.55
    26
    17. Violence
    19.28
    16
    13.45
    29
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.29
    94
    40.17
    15
    19. Drownings
    16.54
    1
    7.84
    21
    20. Anemia
    15.89
    1
    0.07
    97
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.70
    13
    6.44
    67
    22. Low Birth Weight
    11.73
    62
    13.22
    51
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9.83
    67
    69.87
    29
    24. Encephalitis
    8.79
    1
    0.52
    128
    25. Birth Trauma
    8.56
    61
    13.81
    35
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    8.48
    70
    9.03
    60
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.31
    88
    6.79
    106
    28. Uterin Cancer
    7.34
    3
    1.62
    119
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.52
    49
    10.83
    15
    30. Malnutrition
    6.39
    51
    15.49
    32
    31. Ovary Cancer
    5.35
    55
    6.50
    20
    32. Lung Cancers
    4.95
    136
    2.94
    150
    33. Other Neoplasms
    4.53
    35
    4.56
    33
    34. Stomach Cancer
    4.28
    120
    5.56
    91
    35. Asthma
    4.12
    86
    10.49
    50
    36. Alcohol
    4.04
    25
    2.48
    54
    37. Malaria
    3.86
    43
    27.45
    29
    38. Lymphomas
    3.83
    135
    9.38
    7
    39. Liver Cancer
    3.82
    135
    8.63
    46
    40. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3.74
    167
    26.65
    80
    41. Maternal Conditions
    3.50
    56
    15.97
    22
    42. Epilepsy
    3.35
    29
    4.01
    20
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    3.28
    102
    2.61
    116
    44. Leukemia
    2.82
    135
    4.29
    68
    45. Fires
    2.66
    62
    7.65
    9
    46. Oral Cancer
    2.62
    108
    5.32
    41
    47. Falls
    2.18
    161
    16.88
    24
    48. Drug Use
    1.78
    57
    0.53
    148
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.32
    110
    2.91
    69
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    1.28
    6
    0.00
    175
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Guyana GUYANA   Uganda UGANDA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,128
    18.97
    10,442
    4.02
    2. Stroke
    688
    11.57
    9,922
    3.82
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    546
    9.18
    4,564
    1.76
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    263
    4.42
    28,255
    10.89
    5. HIV/AIDS
    253
    4.25
    28,319
    10.91
    6. Hypertension
    234
    3.94
    2,514
    0.97
    7. Suicide
    226
    3.80
    4,105
    1.58
    8. Liver Disease
    169
    2.84
    4,748
    1.83
    9. Kidney Disease
    147
    2.47
    2,044
    0.79
    10. Violence
    146
    2.46
    5,217
    2.01
    11. Tuberculosis
    143
    2.40
    10,514
    4.05
    12. Other Injuries
    136
    2.29
    5,117
    1.97
    13. Lung Disease
    133
    2.24
    3,337
    1.29
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    128
    2.15
    2,181
    0.84
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    128
    2.15
    11,730
    4.52
    16. Drownings
    126
    2.12
    3,160
    1.22
    17. Low Birth Weight
    102
    1.72
    11,533
    4.44
    18. Prostate Cancer
    83
    1.40
    2,682
    1.03
    19. Anemia
    79
    1.33
    25
    0.01
    20. Cervical Cancer
    78
    1.31
    2,398
    0.92
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    77
    1.29
    1,200
    0.46
    22. Breast Cancer
    75
    1.26
    1,373
    0.53
    23. Birth Trauma
    74
    1.24
    12,045
    4.64
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    71
    1.19
    7,607
    2.93
    25. Diarrhoeal diseases
    61
    1.03
    18,866
    7.27
    26. Encephalitis
    52
    0.87
    277
    0.11
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    45
    0.76
    915
    0.35
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    38
    0.64
    1,571
    0.61
    29. Malnutrition
    37
    0.62
    5,655
    2.18
    30. Malaria
    31
    0.52
    12,218
    4.71
    31. Other Neoplasms
    29
    0.49
    733
    0.28
    32. Lung Cancers
    28
    0.47
    439
    0.17
    33. Alcohol
    28
    0.47
    426
    0.16
    34. Maternal Conditions
    26
    0.44
    5,388
    2.08
    35. Asthma
    24
    0.40
    1,853
    0.71
    36. Stomach Cancer
    23
    0.39
    730
    0.28
    37. Uterin Cancer
    23
    0.39
    120
    0.05
    38. Lymphomas
    23
    0.39
    1,844
    0.71
    39. Liver Cancer
    22
    0.37
    1,416
    0.55
    40. Epilepsy
    22
    0.37
    1,386
    0.53
    41. Leukemia
    20
    0.34
    817
    0.31
    42. Pancreas Cancer
    19
    0.32
    360
    0.14
    43. Ovary Cancer
    18
    0.30
    496
    0.19
    44. Fires
    18
    0.30
    2,228
    0.86
    45. Oral Cancer
    15
    0.25
    781
    0.30
    46. Alzheimers & Dementia
    15
    0.25
    2,376
    0.92
    47. Falls
    14
    0.24
    2,758
    1.06
    48. Drug Use
    12
    0.20
    138
    0.05
    49. Meningitis
    10
    0.17
    7,163
    2.76
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9
    0.15
    495
    0.19
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Uganda UGANDA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    43.23
    17
    60.55
    5
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.77
    16
    28.43
    11
    3. Breast Cancer
    24.36
    20
    15.35
    101
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.31
    88
    6.79
    106
    5. Uterin Cancer
    7.34
    3
    1.62
    119
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.35
    55
    6.50
    20
    7. Lung Cancers
    4.95
    136
    2.94
    150
    8. Stomach Cancer
    4.28
    120
    5.56
    91
    9. Lymphomas
    3.83
    135
    9.38
    7
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.82
    135
    8.63
    46
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.28
    102
    2.61
    116
    12. Leukemia
    2.82
    135
    4.29
    68
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.62
    108
    5.32
    41
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.24
    154
    19.21
    4
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    156
    0.86
    171
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.43
    176
    1.72
    79
    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.