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Malawi
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malawi and Guinea-Bissau 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.

Guinea-Bissau
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Malawi Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
           
    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
     
    32.6
    35.6
    34.1
    169
    166
    167
    1970
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
     
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
    1980
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
     
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
    1990
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
     
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
    2000
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
     
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
    2010
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
     
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
    2016
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
    Age 5
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
    Age 10
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
    Age 20
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
    Age 25
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
    Age 30
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
    Age 35
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
    Age 40
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
    Age 45
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
    Age 50
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
    Age 55
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
    Age 60
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
    Age 70
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
    Age 75
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
    Age 80
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
    Age 85
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    189.14
    9
    153.72
    13
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    91.27
    133
    178.04
    47
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    80.48
    40
    135.67
    14
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    80.33
    25
    64.73
    32
    5. Stroke
    59.03
    113
    117.75
    32
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    51.62
    3
    36.71
    25
    7. Malaria
    47.27
    9
    40.04
    20
    8. Cervical Cancer
    40.36
    4
    24.67
    17
    9. Tuberculosis
    33.05
    46
    157.41
    2
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.91
    60
    24.42
    94
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    26.24
    1
    1.15
    158
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    23.70
    112
    40.22
    52
    13. Malnutrition
    22.55
    21
    12.52
    40
    14. Lung Disease
    21.83
    103
    34.80
    40
    15. Hypertension
    19.15
    44
    11.98
    93
    16. Liver Disease
    17.36
    87
    31.68
    30
    17. Low Birth Weight
    16.79
    33
    23.77
    15
    18. Falls
    16.05
    27
    14.93
    33
    19. Prostate Cancer
    14.76
    106
    33.83
    24
    20. Maternal Conditions
    14.30
    28
    15.03
    24
    21. Meningitis
    14.27
    32
    21.73
    21
    22. Birth Trauma
    13.42
    39
    25.33
    5
    23. Kidney Disease
    9.67
    135
    21.54
    64
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    9.05
    59
    12.99
    12
    25. Other Injuries
    8.54
    78
    13.26
    35
    26. Breast Cancer
    8.49
    168
    14.98
    105
    27. Suicide
    7.76
    108
    7.38
    112
    28. Asthma
    7.47
    67
    12.37
    38
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.23
    41
    8.07
    34
    30. Lymphomas
    6.34
    55
    4.71
    114
    31. Bladder Cancer
    6.06
    6
    2.14
    89
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    5.30
    84
    8.80
    33
    33. Fires
    5.07
    38
    5.42
    36
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.43
    117
    4.33
    122
    35. Skin Disease
    4.20
    48
    3.01
    72
    36. Drownings
    4.14
    82
    6.03
    49
    37. Other Neoplasms
    4.07
    50
    4.63
    31
    38. Hepatitis B
    3.18
    28
    2.48
    36
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    172
    3.22
    167
    40. Stomach Cancer
    2.78
    159
    3.84
    132
    41. Oral Cancer
    2.64
    107
    3.05
    95
    42. Schistosomiasis
    2.56
    34
    4.45
    16
    43. Syphilis
    2.42
    30
    9.94
    3
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.17
    85
    5.76
    28
    45. Epilepsy
    2.08
    68
    2.67
    48
    46. Poisonings
    2.01
    43
    2.29
    36
    47. Violence
    1.79
    139
    9.94
    49
    48. Liver Cancer
    1.78
    179
    14.55
    20
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1.72
    128
    1.61
    140
    50. Alcohol
    1.71
    91
    1.10
    123
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    24,173
    22.35
    2,018
    13.38
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,926
    8.25
    1,715
    11.37
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7,414
    6.85
    882
    5.85
    4. Malaria
    6,806
    6.29
    627
    4.16
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,631
    5.21
    476
    3.16
    6. Low Birth Weight
    5,533
    5.12
    783
    5.19
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,221
    4.83
    1,022
    6.78
    8. Birth Trauma
    4,422
    4.09
    835
    5.54
    9. Stroke
    3,590
    3.32
    743
    4.93
    10. Malnutrition
    3,234
    2.99
    194
    1.29
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    2,948
    2.73
    401
    2.66
    12. Tuberculosis
    2,662
    2.46
    1,293
    8.57
    13. Maternal Conditions
    2,244
    2.07
    245
    1.62
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,819
    1.68
    9
    0.06
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1,725
    1.59
    102
    0.68
    16. Meningitis
    1,695
    1.57
    350
    2.32
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,448
    1.34
    258
    1.71
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,339
    1.24
    90
    0.60
    19. Liver Disease
    1,272
    1.18
    278
    1.84
    20. Lung Disease
    1,260
    1.16
    208
    1.38
    21. Other Injuries
    1,141
    1.05
    201
    1.33
    22. Hypertension
    1,058
    0.98
    75
    0.50
    23. Falls
    1,043
    0.96
    103
    0.68
    24. Lymphomas
    766
    0.71
    43
    0.29
    25. Syphilis
    758
    0.70
    318
    2.11
    26. Suicide
    669
    0.62
    72
    0.48
    27. Kidney Disease
    649
    0.60
    170
    1.13
    28. Drownings
    640
    0.59
    104
    0.69
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    595
    0.55
    143
    0.95
    30. Fires
    564
    0.52
    69
    0.46
    31. Asthma
    545
    0.50
    91
    0.60
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    459
    0.42
    63
    0.42
    33. Bladder Cancer
    407
    0.38
    15
    0.10
    34. Poisonings
    361
    0.33
    40
    0.27
    35. Other Neoplasms
    358
    0.33
    41
    0.27
    36. Prostate Cancer
    354
    0.33
    69
    0.46
    37. Breast Cancer
    347
    0.32
    70
    0.46
    38. Skin Disease
    345
    0.32
    23
    0.15
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    331
    0.31
    36
    0.24
    40. Hepatitis B
    280
    0.26
    29
    0.19
    41. Violence
    272
    0.25
    167
    1.11
    42. Measles
    270
    0.25
    60
    0.40
    43. Epilepsy
    267
    0.25
    39
    0.26
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    217
    0.20
    28
    0.19
    45. Oral Cancer
    211
    0.20
    24
    0.16
    46. Schistosomiasis
    197
    0.18
    39
    0.26
    47. Liver Cancer
    192
    0.18
    123
    0.82
    48. Stomach Cancer
    185
    0.17
    32
    0.21
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    155
    0.14
    44
    0.29
    50. Appendicitis
    129
    0.12
    23
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    40.36
    4
    24.67
    17
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    26.24
    1
    1.15
    158
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.76
    106
    33.83
    24
    4. Breast Cancer
    8.49
    168
    14.98
    105
    5. Lymphomas
    6.34
    55
    4.71
    114
    6. Bladder Cancer
    6.06
    6
    2.14
    89
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    172
    3.22
    167
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.78
    159
    3.84
    132
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.64
    107
    3.05
    95
    10. Liver Cancer
    1.78
    179
    14.55
    20
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.69
    83
    1.56
    94
    12. Ovary Cancer
    1.66
    178
    3.05
    151
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.15
    180
    2.21
    161
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    173
    1.60
    121
    15. Leukemia
    0.63
    183
    1.23
    170
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.62
    181
    1.78
    140
    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.