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Malawi
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malawi and Canada 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.

Canada
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
Malawi Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Canada CANADA
      Malawi MALAWI   Canada CANADA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    37.4
    38.5
    37.9
    153
    155
    157
     
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
    1970
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
     
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
    1980
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
     
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
    1990
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
     
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
    2000
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
     
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
    2010
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
     
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
    2016
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Canada CANADA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    Age 5
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 10
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 20
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    Age 25
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    Age 30
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    Age 35
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    Age 40
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    Age 45
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    Age 50
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    Age 55
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    Age 60
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    Age 70
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    Age 75
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    Age 80
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    Age 85
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Canada CANADA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    326.36
    3
    0.74
    124
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    99.74
    31
    9.34
    170
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.23
    136
    55.36
    172
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    83.86
    15
    3.05
    97
    5. Stroke
    72.01
    112
    18.22
    183
    6. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    1.78
    165
    7. Malaria
    43.45
    14
    0.00
    95
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    43.10
    10
    5.26
    160
    9. Hypertension
    30.19
    24
    2.13
    180
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.95
    91
    10.27
    154
    11. Liver Disease
    26.71
    44
    5.73
    160
    12. Tuberculosis
    26.35
    50
    0.18
    172
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    3.21
    73
    14. Lung Disease
    22.87
    87
    19.01
    118
    15. Maternal Conditions
    20.57
    20
    0.08
    163
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.82
    83
    32.30
    22
    17. Falls
    16.50
    13
    7.42
    62
    18. Malnutrition
    16.26
    21
    0.30
    133
    19. Low Birth Weight
    15.75
    41
    2.26
    153
    20. Meningitis
    14.76
    34
    0.20
    165
    21. Anemia
    12.77
    11
    0.45
    87
    22. Birth Trauma
    12.31
    42
    0.77
    141
    23. Other Injuries
    11.76
    57
    4.21
    159
    24. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    14.30
    108
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    10.96
    48
    3.85
    154
    26. Asthma
    10.46
    60
    0.45
    177
    27. Suicide
    10.37
    85
    10.54
    83
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    17.60
    82
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    8.92
    55
    5.18
    95
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    23
    0.61
    171
    31. Kidney Disease
    7.58
    152
    5.41
    168
    32. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    7.35
    25
    33. Fires
    6.54
    28
    0.47
    154
    34. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    3.41
    47
    35. Skin Disease
    5.17
    22
    0.65
    138
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.75
    114
    2.44
    167
    37. Epilepsy
    4.53
    36
    0.69
    170
    38. Drownings
    4.35
    84
    0.74
    163
    39. Other Neoplasms
    4.24
    35
    2.40
    106
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.17
    71
    0.62
    159
    41. Schistosomiasis
    3.02
    32
    0.00
    85
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    14.28
    45
    43. Poisonings
    2.66
    33
    0.47
    125
    44. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    3.41
    141
    45. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    2.11
    123
    46. Syphilis
    2.55
    34
    0.03
    164
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    5.11
    66
    48. Violence
    2.11
    140
    1.77
    143
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    3.72
    140
    50. Tetanus
    1.90
    28
    0.00
    155
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malawi MALAWI   Canada CANADA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    36,329
    26.47
    323
    0.15
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,835
    8.62
    6,391
    3.03
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,093
    6.62
    2,160
    1.02
    4. Malaria
    7,527
    5.48
    0
    0.00
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,986
    4.36
    37,876
    17.93
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,884
    4.29
    2,100
    0.99
    7. Low Birth Weight
    5,251
    3.83
    494
    0.23
    8. Stroke
    5,080
    3.70
    12,693
    6.01
    9. Birth Trauma
    4,105
    2.99
    169
    0.08
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    3,263
    2.38
    1,102
    0.52
    11. Maternal Conditions
    3,067
    2.23
    27
    0.01
    12. Malnutrition
    3,058
    2.23
    205
    0.10
    13. Tuberculosis
    2,304
    1.68
    116
    0.05
    14. Meningitis
    2,146
    1.56
    79
    0.04
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2,112
    1.54
    570
    0.27
    16. Hypertension
    2,099
    1.53
    1,467
    0.69
    17. Liver Disease
    2,079
    1.51
    3,288
    1.56
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,059
    1.50
    6,834
    3.23
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,899
    1.38
    2,072
    0.98
    20. Lung Disease
    1,617
    1.18
    13,408
    6.35
    21. Other Injuries
    1,599
    1.16
    2,468
    1.17
    22. Falls
    1,388
    1.01
    5,125
    2.43
    23. Anemia
    1,344
    0.98
    326
    0.15
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,249
    0.91
    23,536
    11.14
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    1,139
    0.83
    3,181
    1.51
    26. Suicide
    947
    0.69
    4,407
    2.09
    27. Lymphomas
    926
    0.67
    4,822
    2.28
    28. Asthma
    837
    0.61
    259
    0.12
    29. Fires
    757
    0.55
    218
    0.10
    30. Syphilis
    735
    0.54
    16
    0.01
    31. Drownings
    728
    0.53
    288
    0.14
    32. Kidney Disease
    657
    0.48
    3,770
    1.78
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    617
    0.45
    398
    0.19
    34. Epilepsy
    612
    0.45
    329
    0.16
    35. Pertussis
    512
    0.37
    3
    0.00
    36. Skin Disease
    458
    0.33
    444
    0.21
    37. Poisonings
    457
    0.33
    207
    0.10
    38. Bladder Cancer
    428
    0.31
    2,358
    1.12
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    411
    0.30
    1,455
    0.69
    40. Breast Cancer
    405
    0.30
    5,785
    2.74
    41. Other Neoplasms
    387
    0.28
    1,535
    0.73
    42. Prostate Cancer
    336
    0.24
    4,524
    2.14
    43. Violence
    296
    0.22
    632
    0.30
    44. Measles
    268
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    258
    0.19
    416
    0.20
    46. Tetanus
    253
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    47. Schistosomiasis
    247
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    239
    0.17
    9,463
    4.48
    49. Liver Cancer
    224
    0.16
    2,403
    1.14
    50. Oral Cancer
    222
    0.16
    1,331
    0.63
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Canada CANADA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    1.78
    165
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    3.21
    73
    3. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    14.30
    108
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    17.60
    82
    5. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    7.35
    25
    6. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    3.41
    47
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    14.28
    45
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    3.41
    141
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    2.11
    123
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    5.11
    66
    11. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    3.72
    140
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    86
    2.56
    33
    13. Lung Cancers
    0.96
    181
    30.94
    13
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    162
    3.06
    52
    15. Leukemia
    0.57
    180
    4.64
    47
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.51
    175
    6.51
    45
    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.