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Compare Kenya and Cuba 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
     
      Kenya KENYA   Cuba CUBA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
     
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
    1970
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
     
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
    1980
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
     
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
    1990
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
     
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
    2000
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
     
    74.9
    78.9
    76.9
    21
    32
    26
    2010
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
     
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
    2016
    64.4
    68.9
    66.7
    135
    131
    132
     
    76.8
    81.3
    79.0
    33
    35
    33
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Cuba CUBA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.4
    68.9
    135
    131
     
    76.8
    81.3
    33
    35
    Age 5
    68.0
    72.2
    134
    132
     
    77.2
    81.7
    34
    38
    Age 10
    68.6
    72.6
    131
    132
     
    77.3
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 15
    68.9
    72.9
    131
    132
     
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 20
    69.5
    73.3
    126
    131
     
    77.5
    81.9
    36
    38
    Age 25
    70.3
    73.8
    122
    131
     
    77.7
    82.0
    37
    37
    Age 30
    71.1
    74.4
    118
    129
     
    77.9
    82.1
    36
    37
    Age 35
    72.0
    75.0
    116
    128
     
    78.2
    82.3
    38
    38
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.8
    111
    125
     
    78.5
    82.4
    38
    38
    Age 45
    74.0
    76.7
    101
    117
     
    78.8
    82.7
    37
    37
    Age 50
    75.1
    77.5
    96
    117
     
    79.4
    83.0
    37
    37
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.4
    91
    113
     
    80.1
    83.5
    38
    37
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.4
    89
    113
     
    81.2
    84.2
    37
    36
    Age 65
    79.3
    80.6
    92
    113
     
    82.5
    85.2
    34
    35
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.2
    93
    110
     
    84.3
    86.7
    31
    33
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.2
    93
    111
     
    86.5
    88.4
    22
    23
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.7
    99
    110
     
    88.8
    90.4
    12
    14
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.9
    103
    110
     
    91.6
    92.8
    9
    11
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Cuba CUBA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    127.36
    5
     
    1.93
    117
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    89.41
    41
     
    31.07
    96
    3. HIV/AIDS
    75.25
    23
     
    2.67
    101
    4. Stroke
    66.90
    117
     
    46.99
    137
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    44.20
    180
     
    100.35
    116
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.22
    16
     
    6.50
    149
    7. Tuberculosis
    39.16
    44
     
    0.28
    164
    8. Prostate Cancer
    32.72
    24
     
    31.66
    26
    9. Malaria
    27.79
    32
     
    0.00
    101
    10. Cervical Cancer
    23.39
    19
     
    6.50
    109
    11. Liver Disease
    23.04
    62
     
    9.09
    135
    12. Hypertension
    21.55
    47
     
    9.47
    116
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.98
    113
     
    12.75
    144
    14. Breast Cancer
    19.74
    56
     
    17.66
    80
    15. Lung Disease
    19.15
    116
     
    23.30
    82
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.94
    3
     
    4.77
    42
    17. Maternal Conditions
    18.63
    21
     
    0.40
    118
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.48
    93
     
    21.76
    58
    19. Malnutrition
    16.37
    20
     
    0.27
    137
    20. Meningitis
    14.26
    35
     
    0.61
    125
    21. Birth Trauma
    14.08
    37
     
    0.75
    144
    22. Falls
    13.66
    23
     
    11.64
    39
    23. Other Injuries
    12.72
    49
     
    9.39
    73
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    12.63
    34
     
    4.24
    145
    25. Anemia
    12.19
    12
     
    0.31
    94
    26. Low Birth Weight
    11.96
    62
     
    1.63
    161
    27. Suicide
    10.28
    88
     
    10.70
    81
    28. Stomach Cancer
    10.05
    40
     
    5.06
    106
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    9.27
    50
     
    2.43
    153
    30. Violence
    9.06
    58
     
    4.64
    97
    31. Tetanus
    8.49
    3
     
    0.01
    139
    32. Asthma
    7.62
    78
     
    1.67
    125
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.39
    33
     
    2.09
    116
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.37
    98
     
    13.59
    52
    35. Oral Cancer
    7.35
    17
     
    4.38
    55
    36. Lymphomas
    7.17
    32
     
    6.10
    63
    37. Kidney Disease
    6.33
    159
     
    5.66
    166
    38. Fires
    5.87
    37
     
    0.35
    167
    39. Ovary Cancer
    5.71
    47
     
    3.37
    130
    40. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    86
     
    4.17
    126
    41. Drownings
    5.22
    71
     
    2.18
    121
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.32
    129
     
    4.94
    107
    43. Leukemia
    4.30
    66
     
    3.91
    91
    44. Epilepsy
    4.18
    39
     
    0.79
    160
    45. Skin Disease
    3.75
    47
     
    1.19
    113
    46. Pancreas Cancer
    3.12
    100
     
    4.75
    71
    47. Other Neoplasms
    3.04
    78
     
    3.51
    63
    48. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    151
     
    29.91
    17
    49. Schistosomiasis
    2.77
    36
     
    0.00
    92
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    78
     
    6.68
    4
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Kenya KENYA   Cuba CUBA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33,224
    11.80
     
    335
    0.40
    2. HIV/AIDS
    29,911
    10.62
     
    339
    0.40
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26,947
    9.57
     
    6,049
    7.14
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    14,032
    4.98
     
    861
    1.02
    5. Stroke
    11,976
    4.25
     
    9,126
    10.77
    6. Malaria
    11,922
    4.23
     
    0
    0.00
    7. Birth Trauma
    11,387
    4.04
     
    50
    0.06
    8. Low Birth Weight
    9,671
    3.43
     
    108
    0.13
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    8,995
    3.19
     
    407
    0.48
    10. Tuberculosis
    8,885
    3.15
     
    47
    0.06
    11. Maternal Conditions
    7,849
    2.79
     
    43
    0.05
    12. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,771
    2.76
     
    19,504
    23.02
    13. Meningitis
    5,847
    2.08
     
    82
    0.10
    14. Malnutrition
    5,362
    1.90
     
    48
    0.06
    15. Liver Disease
    5,214
    1.85
     
    1,508
    1.78
    16. Other Injuries
    4,783
    1.70
     
    1,715
    2.02
    17. Violence
    3,780
    1.34
     
    553
    0.65
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,740
    1.33
     
    2,371
    2.80
    19. Hypertension
    3,728
    1.32
     
    1,801
    2.13
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,589
    1.27
     
    840
    0.99
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    3,403
    1.21
     
    346
    0.41
    22. Tetanus
    3,308
    1.17
     
    1
    0.00
    23. Lung Disease
    3,272
    1.16
     
    4,565
    5.39
    24. Anemia
    3,242
    1.15
     
    61
    0.07
    25. Falls
    3,110
    1.10
     
    2,302
    2.72
    26. Suicide
    3,004
    1.07
     
    1,600
    1.89
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2,706
    0.96
     
    576
    0.68
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,526
    0.90
     
    4,525
    5.34
    29. Drownings
    2,417
    0.86
     
    247
    0.29
    30. Breast Cancer
    2,367
    0.84
     
    1,614
    1.91
    31. Prostate Cancer
    2,309
    0.82
     
    2,937
    3.47
    32. Fires
    1,858
    0.66
     
    50
    0.06
    33. Stomach Cancer
    1,857
    0.66
     
    929
    1.10
    34. Lymphomas
    1,735
    0.62
     
    1,034
    1.22
    35. Asthma
    1,726
    0.61
     
    281
    0.33
    36. Epilepsy
    1,704
    0.60
     
    107
    0.13
    37. Oral Cancer
    1,593
    0.57
     
    780
    0.92
    38. Pertussis
    1,550
    0.55
     
    0
    0.00
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,523
    0.54
     
    2,566
    3.03
    40. Kidney Disease
    1,508
    0.54
     
    1,029
    1.21
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,453
    0.52
     
    396
    0.47
    42. Syphilis
    1,410
    0.50
     
    21
    0.02
    43. Liver Cancer
    1,217
    0.43
     
    766
    0.90
    44. Leukemia
    1,209
    0.43
     
    620
    0.73
    45. Measles
    1,033
    0.37
     
    0
    0.00
    46. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,009
    0.36
     
    840
    0.99
    47. Encephalitis
    930
    0.33
     
    41
    0.05
    48. Poisonings
    916
    0.33
     
    41
    0.05
    49. Skin Disease
    844
    0.30
     
    202
    0.24
    50. Schistosomiasis
    684
    0.24
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kenya KENYA   Cuba CUBA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    32.72
    24
     
    31.66
    26
    2. Cervical Cancer
    23.39
    19
     
    6.50
    109
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.74
    56
     
    17.66
    80
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.94
    3
     
    4.77
    42
    5. Stomach Cancer
    10.05
    40
     
    5.06
    106
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.37
    98
     
    13.59
    52
    7. Oral Cancer
    7.35
    17
     
    4.38
    55
    8. Lymphomas
    7.17
    32
     
    6.10
    63
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.71
    47
     
    3.37
    130
    10. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    86
     
    4.17
    126
    11. Leukemia
    4.30
    66
     
    3.91
    91
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.12
    100
     
    4.75
    71
    13. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    151
     
    29.91
    17
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    78
     
    6.68
    4
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.27
    100
     
    2.31
    47
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.22
    140
     
    3.38
    49
     
     
     
    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.