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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 Tanzania 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.

Tanzania
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   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Kenya KENYA   Tanzania TANZANIA
           
    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
     
    42.1
    45.5
    43.7
    129
    126
    127
    1970
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
     
    45.2
    48.6
    46.9
    136
    135
    136
    1980
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
     
    48.7
    52.0
    50.3
    143
    141
    142
    1990
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
     
    49.1
    52.8
    50.9
    160
    157
    160
    2000
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
     
    48.4
    50.0
    49.2
    166
    170
    167
    2010
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
     
    56.4
    58.6
    57.5
    161
    162
    161
    2016
    64.4
    68.9
    66.7
    135
    131
    132
     
    62.0
    65.8
    63.9
    151
    149
    148
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Tanzania TANZANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.4
    68.9
    135
    131
    62.0
    65.8
    151
    149
    Age 5
    68.0
    72.2
    134
    132
    65.9
    69.5
    155
    153
    Age 10
    68.6
    72.6
    131
    132
    66.5
    70.0
    153
    152
    Age 15
    68.9
    72.9
    131
    132
    66.7
    70.3
    156
    152
    Age 20
    69.5
    73.3
    126
    131
    67.4
    70.9
    156
    152
    Age 25
    70.3
    73.8
    122
    131
    68.3
    71.6
    152
    151
    Age 30
    71.1
    74.4
    118
    129
    69.2
    72.4
    150
    147
    Age 35
    72.0
    75.0
    116
    128
    70.2
    73.2
    144
    147
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.8
    111
    125
    71.4
    74.1
    137
    147
    Age 45
    74.0
    76.7
    101
    117
    72.7
    75.0
    127
    146
    Age 50
    75.1
    77.5
    96
    117
    74.0
    76.0
    124
    145
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.4
    91
    113
    75.4
    77.0
    119
    144
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.4
    89
    113
    76.9
    78.1
    115
    140
    Age 65
    79.3
    80.6
    92
    113
    78.6
    79.5
    114
    140
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.2
    93
    110
    80.6
    81.3
    114
    140
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.2
    93
    111
    83.0
    83.6
    119
    137
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.7
    99
    110
    85.9
    86.3
    119
    132
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.9
    103
    110
    89.2
    89.6
    123
    132
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Tanzania TANZANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    154.37
    4
    85.37
    22
    2. Tuberculosis
    95.98
    12
    88.40
    14
    3. HIV/AIDS
    95.30
    18
    79.80
    23
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60.24
    56
    93.98
    34
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.66
    169
    113.92
    108
    6. Stroke
    43.29
    129
    59.36
    111
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.63
    17
    46.17
    6
    8. Prostate Cancer
    33.06
    26
    36.89
    20
    9. Malaria
    25.00
    30
    35.91
    24
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.63
    118
    26.52
    81
    11. Cervical Cancer
    19.25
    31
    35.60
    5
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    17.65
    5
    9.91
    17
    13. Breast Cancer
    16.25
    90
    11.48
    138
    14. Malnutrition
    14.89
    34
    20.93
    25
    15. Lung Disease
    14.83
    145
    21.54
    105
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.88
    48
    12.33
    56
    17. Birth Trauma
    13.51
    38
    14.72
    32
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.25
    142
    29.28
    91
    19. Hypertension
    11.69
    96
    19.98
    43
    20. Maternal Conditions
    11.61
    33
    21.13
    17
    21. Liver Disease
    11.47
    113
    23.02
    61
    22. Meningitis
    10.78
    37
    15.37
    30
    23. Falls
    9.60
    50
    15.25
    32
    24. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
    3.12
    151
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    8.45
    74
    9.60
    48
    26. Other Injuries
    8.17
    81
    12.36
    46
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.72
    107
    4.23
    152
    28. Oral Cancer
    6.62
    24
    6.87
    21
    29. Violence
    6.38
    82
    8.38
    66
    30. Lymphomas
    6.32
    59
    2.06
    173
    31. Suicide
    5.63
    140
    9.58
    82
    32. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    97
    2.19
    176
    33. Kidney Disease
    5.07
    165
    10.26
    131
    34. Tetanus
    5.00
    5
    1.26
    29
    35. Ovary Cancer
    4.93
    73
    1.75
    175
    36. Asthma
    4.32
    84
    7.90
    64
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.92
    79
    6.52
    50
    38. Leukemia
    3.79
    93
    1.17
    172
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.76
    133
    6.23
    72
    40. Fires
    3.62
    55
    6.39
    23
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    122
    6.45
    61
    42. Drownings
    3.27
    102
    5.81
    52
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    2.90
    108
    0.49
    183
    44. Skin Disease
    2.90
    73
    5.35
    20
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.82
    89
    2.93
    83
    46. Lung Cancers
    2.67
    152
    0.91
    182
    47. Uterin Cancer
    2.24
    86
    0.72
    176
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1.90
    37
    2.61
    33
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.88
    45
    3.74
    18
    50. Poisonings
    1.83
    49
    2.50
    33
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Kenya KENYA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37,655
    14.75
    30,859
    8.49
    2. HIV/AIDS
    35,856
    14.05
    33,028
    9.08
    3. Tuberculosis
    24,661
    9.66
    27,559
    7.58
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19,503
    7.64
    37,053
    10.19
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    13,484
    5.28
    19,058
    5.24
    6. Low Birth Weight
    11,049
    4.33
    13,487
    3.71
    7. Birth Trauma
    10,750
    4.21
    16,100
    4.43
    8. Malaria
    9,840
    3.85
    18,834
    5.18
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,522
    2.95
    23,728
    6.53
    10. Stroke
    7,206
    2.82
    13,114
    3.61
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    6,669
    2.61
    10,253
    2.82
    12. Malnutrition
    5,559
    2.18
    10,635
    2.92
    13. Maternal Conditions
    5,361
    2.10
    9,984
    2.75
    14. Meningitis
    3,832
    1.50
    6,365
    1.75
    15. Other Injuries
    3,354
    1.31
    6,426
    1.77
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,178
    1.24
    2,264
    0.62
    17. Violence
    2,577
    1.01
    4,292
    1.18
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,566
    1.01
    4,538
    1.25
    19. Liver Disease
    2,514
    0.98
    6,137
    1.69
    20. Lung Disease
    2,333
    0.91
    4,495
    1.24
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,288
    0.90
    6,444
    1.77
    22. Prostate Cancer
    2,202
    0.86
    3,247
    0.89
    23. Cervical Cancer
    2,175
    0.85
    4,712
    1.30
    24. Breast Cancer
    1,902
    0.75
    1,594
    0.44
    25. Falls
    1,882
    0.74
    4,058
    1.12
    26. Hypertension
    1,818
    0.71
    4,096
    1.13
    27. Tetanus
    1,718
    0.67
    672
    0.18
    28. Stomach Cancer
    1,647
    0.65
    796
    0.22
    29. Suicide
    1,532
    0.60
    3,001
    0.83
    30. Lymphomas
    1,510
    0.59
    692
    0.19
    31. Drownings
    1,472
    0.58
    3,136
    0.86
    32. Oral Cancer
    1,373
    0.54
    1,710
    0.47
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,311
    0.51
    1,114
    0.31
    34. Fires
    1,230
    0.48
    2,808
    0.77
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    1,195
    0.47
    2,678
    0.74
    36. Liver Cancer
    1,083
    0.42
    648
    0.18
    37. Leukemia
    1,078
    0.42
    408
    0.11
    38. Kidney Disease
    1,034
    0.41
    2,636
    0.72
    39. Asthma
    900
    0.35
    2,177
    0.60
    40. Poisonings
    858
    0.34
    1,496
    0.41
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    844
    0.33
    1,722
    0.47
    42. Measles
    772
    0.30
    100
    0.03
    43. Skin Disease
    728
    0.29
    1,672
    0.46
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    706
    0.28
    1,507
    0.41
    45. Syphilis
    614
    0.24
    3,319
    0.91
    46. Other Neoplasms
    591
    0.23
    789
    0.22
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    548
    0.21
    120
    0.03
    48. Ovary Cancer
    539
    0.21
    246
    0.07
    49. Hepatitis B
    530
    0.21
    1,177
    0.32
    50. Epilepsy
    515
    0.20
    1,290
    0.35
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kenya KENYA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    33.06
    26
    36.89
    20
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.25
    31
    35.60
    5
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    17.65
    5
    9.91
    17
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.25
    90
    11.48
    138
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
    3.12
    151
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.72
    107
    4.23
    152
    7. Oral Cancer
    6.62
    24
    6.87
    21
    8. Lymphomas
    6.32
    59
    2.06
    173
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    97
    2.19
    176
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.93
    73
    1.75
    175
    11. Leukemia
    3.79
    93
    1.17
    172
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.90
    108
    0.49
    183
    13. Lung Cancers
    2.67
    152
    0.91
    182
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.24
    86
    0.72
    176
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.20
    117
    1.54
    99
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.14
    151
    2.45
    77
    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.