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Compare Kuwait 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.1
    61.5
    59.8
    63
    65
    64
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    72.4
    74.4
    73.2
    36
    74
    48
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    73.9
    76.0
    74.8
    53
    94
    83
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.9
    76.0
    53
    94
     
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    74.6
    76.6
    55
    103
     
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
     
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
     
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    75.0
    76.8
    56
    105
     
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    75.2
    76.9
    58
    107
     
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    75.4
    77.0
    63
    108
     
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    75.5
    77.1
    65
    109
     
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    75.7
    77.2
    72
    110
     
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    76.0
    77.3
    77
    112
     
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    76.4
    77.6
    80
    114
     
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    76.9
    77.9
    84
    122
     
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    77.6
    78.4
    94
    135
     
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.3
    113
    146
     
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    80.1
    80.7
    137
    160
     
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    82.3
    82.6
    157
    168
     
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    85.1
    85.3
    168
    169
     
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    88.5
    88.6
    168
    173
     
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    203.54
    26
     
    106.06
    110
    2. Stroke
    83.21
    92
     
    89.82
    86
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.28
    66
     
    86.80
    44
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    58.17
    2
     
    15.22
    114
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.06
    70
     
    28.27
    94
    6. Kidney Disease
    28.70
    31
     
    8.46
    138
    7. Hypertension
    28.14
    29
     
    25.14
    38
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.27
    73
     
    36.36
    22
    9. Breast Cancer
    15.22
    110
     
    25.69
    16
    10. Liver Disease
    12.93
    103
     
    26.82
    42
    11. Lung Disease
    10.99
    169
     
    18.56
    123
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.53
    88
     
    13.59
    24
    13. Lung Cancers
    7.51
    115
     
    3.18
    146
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
     
    6.66
    109
    15. Prostate Cancer
    5.45
    160
     
    6.62
    154
    16. Other Injuries
    4.95
    145
     
    14.55
    42
    17. Liver Cancer
    4.94
    103
     
    1.99
    177
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.37
    126
     
    5.22
    101
    19. Low Birth Weight
    4.24
    130
     
    14.01
    48
    20. Suicide
    4.16
    157
     
    12.59
    48
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    3.96
    117
     
    10.33
    44
    22. Falls
    3.95
    119
     
    14.65
    17
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    3.70
    88
     
    1.09
    158
    24. Leukemia
    3.24
    117
     
    5.64
    10
    25. Asthma
    3.02
    106
     
    11.98
    50
    26. Ovary Cancer
    2.95
    148
     
    8.19
    7
    27. Lymphomas
    2.84
    139
     
    5.22
    88
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.83
    63
     
    0.95
    159
    29. Bladder Cancer
    2.76
    62
     
    2.05
    85
    30. Violence
    2.33
    135
     
    8.96
    62
    31. Fires
    1.69
    89
     
    7.28
    18
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.65
    130
     
    7.91
    27
    33. Stomach Cancer
    1.63
    179
     
    3.10
    151
    34. Drug Use
    1.35
    89
     
    0.74
    136
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.34
    137
     
    3.40
    66
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    1.30
    68
     
    0.70
    130
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.22
    175
     
    18.76
    38
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.19
    150
     
    4.60
    30
    39. Epilepsy
    1.09
    142
     
    6.48
    18
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.97
    134
     
    3.62
    65
    41. Drownings
    0.96
    155
     
    6.18
    57
    42. Skin Disease
    0.92
    125
     
    6.18
    13
    43. Meningitis
    0.82
    108
     
    18.63
    22
    44. Oral Cancer
    0.63
    181
     
    2.31
    114
    45. War
    0.56
    27
     
    0.09
    36
    46. Tuberculosis
    0.53
    147
     
    45.57
    38
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.52
    157
     
    76.12
    20
    48. Appendicitis
    0.38
    103
     
    1.14
    49
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.30
    178
     
    17.57
    22
    50. Poisonings
    0.30
    156
     
    2.51
    36
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,714
    30.55
     
    46,943
    7.38
    2. Stroke
    890
    10.02
     
    39,571
    6.23
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    687
    7.73
     
    27,140
    4.27
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    607
    6.83
     
    68,854
    10.83
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    468
    5.27
     
    5,986
    0.94
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    371
    4.18
     
    13,005
    2.05
    7. Kidney Disease
    328
    3.69
     
    4,875
    0.77
    8. Hypertension
    304
    3.42
     
    11,050
    1.74
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    296
    3.33
     
    20,000
    3.15
    10. Liver Disease
    205
    2.31
     
    14,213
    2.24
    11. Low Birth Weight
    167
    1.88
     
    23,091
    3.63
    12. Suicide
    154
    1.73
     
    8,348
    1.31
    13. Breast Cancer
    126
    1.42
     
    7,654
    1.20
    14. Lung Disease
    113
    1.27
     
    8,017
    1.26
    15. Other Injuries
    112
    1.26
     
    13,143
    2.07
    16. Falls
    105
    1.18
     
    8,437
    1.33
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    103
    1.16
     
    3,456
    0.54
    18. Violence
    99
    1.11
     
    7,552
    1.19
    19. Lung Cancers
    95
    1.07
     
    1,584
    0.25
    20. Leukemia
    75
    0.84
     
    3,442
    0.54
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    72
    0.81
     
    7,538
    1.19
    22. Liver Cancer
    71
    0.80
     
    1,040
    0.16
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    69
    0.78
     
    2,884
    0.45
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    52
    0.59
     
    518
    0.08
    25. Lymphomas
    49
    0.55
     
    2,981
    0.47
    26. Fires
    43
    0.48
     
    5,756
    0.91
    27. Drug Use
    42
    0.47
     
    537
    0.08
    28. Asthma
    39
    0.44
     
    6,269
    0.99
    29. Epilepsy
    32
    0.36
     
    5,653
    0.89
    30. Drownings
    31
    0.35
     
    6,568
    1.03
    31. Stomach Cancer
    28
    0.32
     
    1,545
    0.24
    32. Prostate Cancer
    28
    0.32
     
    1,335
    0.21
    33. Bladder Cancer
    28
    0.32
     
    935
    0.15
    34. War
    24
    0.27
     
    80
    0.01
    35. Ovary Cancer
    22
    0.25
     
    2,296
    0.36
    36. Meningitis
    19
    0.21
     
    17,774
    2.80
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    18
    0.20
     
    3,842
    0.60
    38. Uterin Cancer
    17
    0.19
     
    239
    0.04
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    16
    0.18
     
    1,985
    0.31
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.17
     
    1,628
    0.26
    41. Other Neoplasms
    15
    0.17
     
    2,532
    0.40
    42. Oral Cancer
    13
    0.15
     
    1,277
    0.20
    43. Birth Trauma
    12
    0.14
     
    28,958
    4.56
    44. Cervical Cancer
    12
    0.14
     
    4,986
    0.78
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    11
    0.12
     
    286
    0.04
    46. Skin Disease
    11
    0.12
     
    3,359
    0.53
    47. Poisonings
    9
    0.10
     
    2,475
    0.39
    48. Syphilis
    8
    0.09
     
    8,060
    1.27
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8
    0.09
     
    54,357
    8.55
    50. Encephalitis
    8
    0.09
     
    3,021
    0.48
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    15.22
    110
     
    25.69
    16
    2. Lung Cancers
    7.51
    115
     
    3.18
    146
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
     
    6.66
    109
    4. Prostate Cancer
    5.45
    160
     
    6.62
    154
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.94
    103
     
    1.99
    177
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    3.70
    88
     
    1.09
    158
    7. Leukemia
    3.24
    117
     
    5.64
    10
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.95
    148
     
    8.19
    7
    9. Lymphomas
    2.84
    139
     
    5.22
    88
    10. Uterin Cancer
    2.83
    63
     
    0.95
    159
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.76
    62
     
    2.05
    85
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1.63
    179
     
    3.10
    151
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.34
    137
     
    3.40
    66
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.22
    175
     
    18.76
    38
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.63
    181
     
    2.31
    114
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.26
    181
     
    0.37
    172
     
     
     
    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.