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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
    326.36
    3
    128.66
    14
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    99.74
    31
    146.18
    13
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.23
    136
    129.92
    68
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    83.86
    15
    57.58
    29
    5. Stroke
    72.01
    112
    123.07
    35
    6. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    21.99
    24
    7. Malaria
    43.45
    14
    40.93
    18
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    43.10
    10
    31.94
    33
    9. Hypertension
    30.19
    24
    12.65
    99
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.95
    91
    37.28
    64
    11. Liver Disease
    26.71
    44
    39.28
    21
    12. Tuberculosis
    26.35
    50
    145.92
    3
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    0.56
    174
    14. Lung Disease
    22.87
    87
    26.93
    59
    15. Maternal Conditions
    20.57
    20
    14.79
    29
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.82
    83
    14.11
    127
    17. Falls
    16.50
    13
    13.34
    25
    18. Malnutrition
    16.26
    21
    13.59
    30
    19. Low Birth Weight
    15.75
    41
    23.18
    18
    20. Meningitis
    14.76
    34
    23.57
    16
    21. Anemia
    12.77
    11
    1.70
    53
    22. Birth Trauma
    12.31
    42
    26.71
    6
    23. Other Injuries
    11.76
    57
    17.85
    25
    24. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    22.32
    56
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    10.96
    48
    15.02
    12
    26. Asthma
    10.46
    60
    15.60
    30
    27. Suicide
    10.37
    85
    9.31
    103
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    13.52
    127
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    8.92
    55
    9.19
    51
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    23
    7.57
    31
    31. Kidney Disease
    7.58
    152
    19.80
    63
    32. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    2.99
    136
    33. Fires
    6.54
    28
    5.93
    36
    34. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    1.58
    115
    35. Skin Disease
    5.17
    22
    2.33
    76
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.75
    114
    4.69
    117
    37. Epilepsy
    4.53
    36
    4.12
    40
    38. Drownings
    4.35
    84
    8.71
    29
    39. Other Neoplasms
    4.24
    35
    4.20
    38
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.17
    71
    3.98
    58
    41. Schistosomiasis
    3.02
    32
    4.80
    14
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    2.85
    173
    43. Poisonings
    2.66
    33
    2.65
    34
    44. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    3.47
    140
    45. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    1.79
    137
    46. Syphilis
    2.55
    34
    8.38
    2
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    2.79
    155
    48. Violence
    2.11
    140
    9.14
    56
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    12.66
    27
    50. Tetanus
    1.90
    28
    2.27
    20
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malawi MALAWI   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    36,329
    26.47
    1,860
    10.86
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,835
    8.62
    2,025
    11.83
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,093
    6.62
    992
    5.79
    4. Malaria
    7,527
    5.48
    692
    4.04
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,986
    4.36
    969
    5.66
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,884
    4.29
    495
    2.89
    7. Low Birth Weight
    5,251
    3.83
    756
    4.42
    8. Stroke
    5,080
    3.70
    977
    5.71
    9. Birth Trauma
    4,105
    2.99
    871
    5.09
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    3,263
    2.38
    431
    2.52
    11. Maternal Conditions
    3,067
    2.23
    255
    1.49
    12. Malnutrition
    3,058
    2.23
    260
    1.52
    13. Tuberculosis
    2,304
    1.68
    1,403
    8.19
    14. Meningitis
    2,146
    1.56
    437
    2.55
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2,112
    1.54
    103
    0.60
    16. Hypertension
    2,099
    1.53
    100
    0.58
    17. Liver Disease
    2,079
    1.51
    402
    2.35
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,059
    1.50
    300
    1.75
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,899
    1.38
    5
    0.03
    20. Lung Disease
    1,617
    1.18
    208
    1.21
    21. Other Injuries
    1,599
    1.16
    305
    1.78
    22. Falls
    1,388
    1.01
    128
    0.75
    23. Anemia
    1,344
    0.98
    21
    0.12
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,249
    0.91
    88
    0.51
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    1,139
    0.83
    161
    0.94
    26. Suicide
    947
    0.69
    116
    0.68
    27. Lymphomas
    926
    0.67
    33
    0.19
    28. Asthma
    837
    0.61
    147
    0.86
    29. Fires
    757
    0.55
    90
    0.53
    30. Syphilis
    735
    0.54
    251
    1.47
    31. Drownings
    728
    0.53
    177
    1.03
    32. Kidney Disease
    657
    0.48
    209
    1.22
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    617
    0.45
    75
    0.44
    34. Epilepsy
    612
    0.45
    65
    0.38
    35. Pertussis
    512
    0.37
    63
    0.37
    36. Skin Disease
    458
    0.33
    22
    0.13
    37. Poisonings
    457
    0.33
    52
    0.30
    38. Bladder Cancer
    428
    0.31
    13
    0.08
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    411
    0.30
    52
    0.30
    40. Breast Cancer
    405
    0.30
    70
    0.41
    41. Other Neoplasms
    387
    0.28
    42
    0.25
    42. Prostate Cancer
    336
    0.24
    65
    0.38
    43. Violence
    296
    0.22
    169
    0.99
    44. Measles
    268
    0.20
    552
    3.22
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    258
    0.19
    40
    0.23
    46. Tetanus
    253
    0.18
    62
    0.36
    47. Schistosomiasis
    247
    0.18
    48
    0.28
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    239
    0.17
    28
    0.16
    49. Liver Cancer
    224
    0.16
    124
    0.72
    50. Oral Cancer
    222
    0.16
    16
    0.09
    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
    48.45
    2
    21.99
    24
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    0.56
    174
    3. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    22.32
    56
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    13.52
    127
    5. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    2.99
    136
    6. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    1.58
    115
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    2.85
    173
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    3.47
    140
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    1.79
    137
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    2.79
    155
    11. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    12.66
    27
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    86
    1.08
    116
    13. Lung Cancers
    0.96
    181
    1.82
    163
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    162
    1.29
    130
    15. Leukemia
    0.57
    180
    0.54
    181
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.51
    175
    1.20
    150
    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.