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Kenya
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 Kenya and Ethiopia 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.

Ethiopia
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
Kenya Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Kenya KENYA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    64.4
    68.9
    66.7
    135
    131
    132
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.4
    68.9
    135
    131
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    68.0
    72.2
    134
    132
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    68.6
    72.6
    131
    132
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    68.9
    72.9
    131
    132
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    69.5
    73.3
    126
    131
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    70.3
    73.8
    122
    131
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    71.1
    74.4
    118
    129
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    72.0
    75.0
    116
    128
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.8
    111
    125
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    74.0
    76.7
    101
    117
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    75.1
    77.5
    96
    117
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.4
    91
    113
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.4
    89
    113
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    79.3
    80.6
    92
    113
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.2
    93
    110
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.2
    93
    111
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.7
    99
    110
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.9
    103
    110
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    154.37
    4
    86.53
    21
    2. Tuberculosis
    95.98
    12
    43.14
    36
    3. HIV/AIDS
    95.30
    18
    27.70
    42
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60.24
    56
    86.94
    37
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.66
    169
    112.44
    112
    6. Stroke
    43.29
    129
    74.87
    87
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.63
    17
    36.78
    24
    8. Prostate Cancer
    33.06
    26
    6.90
    154
    9. Malaria
    25.00
    30
    4.94
    40
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.63
    118
    24.48
    92
    11. Cervical Cancer
    19.25
    31
    18.71
    33
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    17.65
    5
    3.37
    64
    13. Breast Cancer
    16.25
    90
    25.61
    15
    14. Malnutrition
    14.89
    34
    19.97
    26
    15. Lung Disease
    14.83
    145
    24.56
    79
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.88
    48
    16.04
    37
    17. Birth Trauma
    13.51
    38
    16.25
    26
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.25
    142
    29.09
    93
    19. Hypertension
    11.69
    96
    18.77
    47
    20. Maternal Conditions
    11.61
    33
    14.37
    26
    21. Liver Disease
    11.47
    113
    30.87
    33
    22. Meningitis
    10.78
    37
    21.20
    22
    23. Falls
    9.60
    50
    16.93
    23
    24. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
    3.04
    153
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    8.45
    74
    8.52
    69
    26. Other Injuries
    8.17
    81
    12.57
    43
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.72
    107
    6.68
    108
    28. Oral Cancer
    6.62
    24
    2.49
    115
    29. Violence
    6.38
    82
    8.75
    62
    30. Lymphomas
    6.32
    59
    5.39
    96
    31. Suicide
    5.63
    140
    11.38
    60
    32. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    97
    2.08
    177
    33. Kidney Disease
    5.07
    165
    12.70
    109
    34. Tetanus
    5.00
    5
    2.56
    11
    35. Ovary Cancer
    4.93
    73
    8.86
    3
    36. Asthma
    4.32
    84
    8.35
    61
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.92
    79
    8.98
    24
    38. Leukemia
    3.79
    93
    5.64
    12
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.76
    133
    5.42
    91
    40. Fires
    3.62
    55
    5.49
    32
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    122
    5.53
    80
    42. Drownings
    3.27
    102
    6.39
    41
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    2.90
    108
    1.16
    165
    44. Skin Disease
    2.90
    73
    4.11
    49
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.82
    89
    4.53
    36
    46. Lung Cancers
    2.67
    152
    3.34
    146
    47. Uterin Cancer
    2.24
    86
    0.98
    165
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1.90
    37
    2.89
    28
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.88
    45
    3.66
    20
    50. Poisonings
    1.83
    49
    2.72
    23
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Kenya KENYA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37,655
    14.75
    59,523
    9.74
    2. HIV/AIDS
    35,856
    14.05
    20,314
    3.32
    3. Tuberculosis
    24,661
    9.66
    25,476
    4.17
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19,503
    7.64
    66,544
    10.89
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    13,484
    5.28
    29,386
    4.81
    6. Low Birth Weight
    11,049
    4.33
    27,587
    4.51
    7. Birth Trauma
    10,750
    4.21
    27,942
    4.57
    8. Malaria
    9,840
    3.85
    4,782
    0.78
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,522
    2.95
    47,712
    7.81
    10. Stroke
    7,206
    2.82
    32,859
    5.38
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    6,669
    2.61
    14,443
    2.36
    12. Malnutrition
    5,559
    2.18
    17,060
    2.79
    13. Maternal Conditions
    5,361
    2.10
    13,103
    2.14
    14. Meningitis
    3,832
    1.50
    18,381
    3.01
    15. Other Injuries
    3,354
    1.31
    11,368
    1.86
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,178
    1.24
    1,651
    0.27
    17. Violence
    2,577
    1.01
    7,977
    1.31
    18. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,566
    1.01
    8,316
    1.36
    19. Liver Disease
    2,514
    0.98
    16,580
    2.71
    20. Lung Disease
    2,333
    0.91
    10,347
    1.69
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,288
    0.90
    13,028
    2.13
    22. Prostate Cancer
    2,202
    0.86
    1,384
    0.23
    23. Cervical Cancer
    2,175
    0.85
    5,013
    0.82
    24. Breast Cancer
    1,902
    0.75
    7,654
    1.25
    25. Falls
    1,882
    0.74
    8,510
    1.39
    26. Hypertension
    1,818
    0.71
    7,754
    1.27
    27. Tetanus
    1,718
    0.67
    2,819
    0.46
    28. Stomach Cancer
    1,647
    0.65
    1,511
    0.25
    29. Suicide
    1,532
    0.60
    7,323
    1.20
    30. Lymphomas
    1,510
    0.59
    3,099
    0.51
    31. Drownings
    1,472
    0.58
    6,538
    1.07
    32. Oral Cancer
    1,373
    0.54
    1,373
    0.22
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,311
    0.51
    3,475
    0.57
    34. Fires
    1,230
    0.48
    4,404
    0.72
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    1,195
    0.47
    4,145
    0.68
    36. Liver Cancer
    1,083
    0.42
    1,102
    0.18
    37. Leukemia
    1,078
    0.42
    3,474
    0.57
    38. Kidney Disease
    1,034
    0.41
    6,426
    1.05
    39. Asthma
    900
    0.35
    4,485
    0.73
    40. Poisonings
    858
    0.34
    2,936
    0.48
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    844
    0.33
    2,958
    0.48
    42. Measles
    772
    0.30
    11,575
    1.89
    43. Skin Disease
    728
    0.29
    2,459
    0.40
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    706
    0.28
    4,199
    0.69
    45. Syphilis
    614
    0.24
    6,286
    1.03
    46. Other Neoplasms
    591
    0.23
    2,537
    0.42
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    548
    0.21
    553
    0.09
    48. Ovary Cancer
    539
    0.21
    2,511
    0.41
    49. Hepatitis B
    530
    0.21
    2,325
    0.38
    50. Epilepsy
    515
    0.20
    3,342
    0.55
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    33.06
    26
    6.90
    154
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.25
    31
    18.71
    33
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    17.65
    5
    3.37
    64
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.25
    90
    25.61
    15
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
    3.04
    153
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.72
    107
    6.68
    108
    7. Oral Cancer
    6.62
    24
    2.49
    115
    8. Lymphomas
    6.32
    59
    5.39
    96
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    97
    2.08
    177
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.93
    73
    8.86
    3
    11. Leukemia
    3.79
    93
    5.64
    12
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.90
    108
    1.16
    165
    13. Lung Cancers
    2.67
    152
    3.34
    146
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.24
    86
    0.98
    165
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.20
    117
    0.50
    170
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    151
    2.05
    93
    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.