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Kenya
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Kenya and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
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   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Kenya KENYA   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    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
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    64.4
    68.9
    66.7
    135
    131
    132
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.4
    68.9
    135
    131
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    68.0
    72.2
    134
    132
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    68.6
    72.6
    131
    132
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    68.9
    72.9
    131
    132
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    69.5
    73.3
    126
    131
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    70.3
    73.8
    122
    131
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    71.1
    74.4
    118
    129
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    72.0
    75.0
    116
    128
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.8
    111
    125
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    74.0
    76.7
    101
    117
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    75.1
    77.5
    96
    117
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.4
    91
    113
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.4
    89
    113
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    79.3
    80.6
    92
    113
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.2
    93
    110
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.2
    93
    111
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.7
    99
    110
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.9
    103
    110
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    154.37
    4
    89.15
    19
    2. Tuberculosis
    95.98
    12
    75.51
    16
    3. HIV/AIDS
    95.30
    18
    579.82
    1
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60.24
    56
    104.36
    26
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.66
    169
    126.19
    90
    6. Stroke
    43.29
    129
    139.38
    12
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.63
    17
    29.36
    43
    8. Prostate Cancer
    33.06
    26
    14.70
    107
    9. Malaria
    25.00
    30
    0.00
    130
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.63
    118
    21.55
    110
    11. Cervical Cancer
    19.25
    31
    23.74
    19
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    17.65
    5
    14.60
    6
    13. Breast Cancer
    16.25
    90
    4.91
    181
    14. Malnutrition
    14.89
    34
    9.16
    46
    15. Lung Disease
    14.83
    145
    66.40
    4
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.88
    48
    28.77
    4
    17. Birth Trauma
    13.51
    38
    21.66
    10
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.25
    142
    101.57
    7
    19. Hypertension
    11.69
    96
    46.81
    4
    20. Maternal Conditions
    11.61
    33
    17.46
    18
    21. Liver Disease
    11.47
    113
    12.37
    106
    22. Meningitis
    10.78
    37
    8.23
    41
    23. Falls
    9.60
    50
    3.58
    125
    24. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
    1.37
    181
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    8.45
    74
    11.37
    24
    26. Other Injuries
    8.17
    81
    10.06
    63
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.72
    107
    2.05
    179
    28. Oral Cancer
    6.62
    24
    2.75
    103
    29. Violence
    6.38
    82
    34.92
    7
    30. Lymphomas
    6.32
    59
    1.99
    177
    31. Suicide
    5.63
    140
    28.86
    2
    32. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    97
    6.09
    79
    33. Kidney Disease
    5.07
    165
    23.21
    57
    34. Tetanus
    5.00
    5
    1.41
    25
    35. Ovary Cancer
    4.93
    73
    1.71
    176
    36. Asthma
    4.32
    84
    22.19
    9
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.92
    79
    7.63
    37
    38. Leukemia
    3.79
    93
    0.84
    180
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.76
    133
    11.28
    20
    40. Fires
    3.62
    55
    7.31
    12
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    122
    11.31
    23
    42. Drownings
    3.27
    102
    4.74
    73
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    2.90
    108
    0.76
    177
    44. Skin Disease
    2.90
    73
    3.19
    67
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.82
    89
    3.09
    78
    46. Lung Cancers
    2.67
    152
    2.97
    148
    47. Uterin Cancer
    2.24
    86
    1.04
    159
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1.90
    37
    0.00
    127
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.88
    45
    0.62
    78
    50. Poisonings
    1.83
    49
    2.90
    19
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Kenya KENYA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37,655
    14.75
    1,516
    5.41
    2. HIV/AIDS
    35,856
    14.05
    9,910
    35.36
    3. Tuberculosis
    24,661
    9.66
    1,143
    4.08
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19,503
    7.64
    1,874
    6.69
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    13,484
    5.28
    587
    2.09
    6. Low Birth Weight
    11,049
    4.33
    932
    3.33
    7. Birth Trauma
    10,750
    4.21
    702
    2.50
    8. Malaria
    9,840
    3.85
    0
    0.00
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,522
    2.95
    1,447
    5.16
    10. Stroke
    7,206
    2.82
    1,623
    5.79
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    6,669
    2.61
    355
    1.27
    12. Malnutrition
    5,559
    2.18
    244
    0.87
    13. Maternal Conditions
    5,361
    2.10
    389
    1.39
    14. Meningitis
    3,832
    1.50
    186
    0.66
    15. Other Injuries
    3,354
    1.31
    205
    0.73
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,178
    1.24
    175
    0.62
    17. Violence
    2,577
    1.01
    771
    2.75
    18. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,566
    1.01
    223
    0.80
    19. Liver Disease
    2,514
    0.98
    160
    0.57
    20. Lung Disease
    2,333
    0.91
    766
    2.73
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,288
    0.90
    1,212
    4.32
    22. Prostate Cancer
    2,202
    0.86
    61
    0.22
    23. Cervical Cancer
    2,175
    0.85
    173
    0.62
    24. Breast Cancer
    1,902
    0.75
    39
    0.14
    25. Falls
    1,882
    0.74
    44
    0.16
    26. Hypertension
    1,818
    0.71
    536
    1.91
    27. Tetanus
    1,718
    0.67
    43
    0.15
    28. Stomach Cancer
    1,647
    0.65
    18
    0.06
    29. Suicide
    1,532
    0.60
    467
    1.67
    30. Lymphomas
    1,510
    0.59
    31
    0.11
    31. Drownings
    1,472
    0.58
    104
    0.37
    32. Oral Cancer
    1,373
    0.54
    33
    0.12
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,311
    0.51
    27
    0.10
    34. Fires
    1,230
    0.48
    134
    0.48
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    1,195
    0.47
    198
    0.71
    36. Liver Cancer
    1,083
    0.42
    78
    0.28
    37. Leukemia
    1,078
    0.42
    16
    0.06
    38. Kidney Disease
    1,034
    0.41
    287
    1.02
    39. Asthma
    900
    0.35
    287
    1.02
    40. Poisonings
    858
    0.34
    69
    0.25
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    844
    0.33
    148
    0.53
    42. Measles
    772
    0.30
    53
    0.19
    43. Skin Disease
    728
    0.29
    41
    0.15
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    706
    0.28
    91
    0.32
    45. Syphilis
    614
    0.24
    49
    0.17
    46. Other Neoplasms
    591
    0.23
    43
    0.15
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    548
    0.21
    9
    0.03
    48. Ovary Cancer
    539
    0.21
    13
    0.05
    49. Hepatitis B
    530
    0.21
    9
    0.03
    50. Epilepsy
    515
    0.20
    164
    0.59
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    33.06
    26
    14.70
    107
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.25
    31
    23.74
    19
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    17.65
    5
    14.60
    6
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.25
    90
    4.91
    181
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
    1.37
    181
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.72
    107
    2.05
    179
    7. Oral Cancer
    6.62
    24
    2.75
    103
    8. Lymphomas
    6.32
    59
    1.99
    177
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    97
    6.09
    79
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.93
    73
    1.71
    176
    11. Leukemia
    3.79
    93
    0.84
    180
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.90
    108
    0.76
    177
    13. Lung Cancers
    2.67
    152
    2.97
    148
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.24
    86
    1.04
    159
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.20
    117
    4.33
    5
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    151
    1.11
    153
    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.