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Malawi
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malawi and Liberia 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.

Liberia
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   Liberia LIBERIA
      Malawi MALAWI   Liberia LIBERIA
           
    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
     
    38.9
    41.3
    40.1
    149
    144
    146
    1970
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
     
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
    1980
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
     
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
    1990
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
     
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
    2000
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
     
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
    2010
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
     
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
    2016
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Liberia LIBERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    Age 5
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    Age 10
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    Age 20
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    Age 25
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    Age 30
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    Age 35
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    Age 40
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    Age 45
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    Age 50
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    Age 55
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    Age 60
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    Age 70
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    Age 75
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    Age 80
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    Age 85
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Liberia LIBERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    326.36
    3
    57.18
    27
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    99.74
    31
    124.54
    22
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.23
    136
    110.97
    100
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    83.86
    15
    71.13
    21
    5. Stroke
    72.01
    112
    107.18
    59
    6. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    24.71
    17
    7. Malaria
    43.45
    14
    45.44
    9
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    43.10
    10
    46.20
    4
    9. Hypertension
    30.19
    24
    11.42
    105
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.95
    91
    37.45
    62
    11. Liver Disease
    26.71
    44
    39.19
    22
    12. Tuberculosis
    26.35
    50
    152.71
    2
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    0.84
    159
    14. Lung Disease
    22.87
    87
    17.35
    136
    15. Maternal Conditions
    20.57
    20
    29.95
    11
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.82
    83
    14.02
    128
    17. Falls
    16.50
    13
    12.64
    30
    18. Malnutrition
    16.26
    21
    11.94
    36
    19. Low Birth Weight
    15.75
    41
    15.32
    42
    20. Meningitis
    14.76
    34
    19.95
    20
    21. Anemia
    12.77
    11
    1.95
    49
    22. Birth Trauma
    12.31
    42
    14.24
    36
    23. Other Injuries
    11.76
    57
    16.27
    27
    24. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    29.02
    29
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    10.96
    48
    11.84
    43
    26. Asthma
    10.46
    60
    10.02
    62
    27. Suicide
    10.37
    85
    9.93
    93
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    15.27
    109
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    8.92
    55
    8.77
    56
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    23
    6.51
    41
    31. Kidney Disease
    7.58
    152
    18.21
    73
    32. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    1.97
    166
    33. Fires
    6.54
    28
    4.85
    46
    34. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    0.87
    163
    35. Skin Disease
    5.17
    22
    2.18
    78
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.75
    114
    4.17
    132
    37. Epilepsy
    4.53
    36
    3.78
    42
    38. Drownings
    4.35
    84
    5.22
    72
    39. Other Neoplasms
    4.24
    35
    3.04
    79
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.17
    71
    3.24
    70
    41. Schistosomiasis
    3.02
    32
    4.48
    16
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    2.87
    172
    43. Poisonings
    2.66
    33
    2.09
    46
    44. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    3.81
    134
    45. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    1.66
    147
    46. Syphilis
    2.55
    34
    1.69
    42
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    3.31
    135
    48. Violence
    2.11
    140
    11.32
    38
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    17.11
    13
    50. Tetanus
    1.90
    28
    1.91
    27
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malawi MALAWI   Liberia LIBERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    36,329
    26.47
    1,902
    5.42
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,835
    8.62
    3,891
    11.08
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,093
    6.62
    2,343
    6.67
    4. Malaria
    7,527
    5.48
    2,275
    6.48
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,986
    4.36
    1,956
    5.57
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,884
    4.29
    1,585
    4.51
    7. Low Birth Weight
    5,251
    3.83
    1,212
    3.45
    8. Stroke
    5,080
    3.70
    1,979
    5.64
    9. Birth Trauma
    4,105
    2.99
    1,126
    3.21
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    3,263
    2.38
    804
    2.29
    11. Maternal Conditions
    3,067
    2.23
    1,207
    3.44
    12. Malnutrition
    3,058
    2.23
    579
    1.65
    13. Tuberculosis
    2,304
    1.68
    3,708
    10.56
    14. Meningitis
    2,146
    1.56
    899
    2.56
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2,112
    1.54
    287
    0.82
    16. Hypertension
    2,099
    1.53
    213
    0.61
    17. Liver Disease
    2,079
    1.51
    928
    2.64
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,059
    1.50
    696
    1.98
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,899
    1.38
    16
    0.05
    20. Lung Disease
    1,617
    1.18
    313
    0.89
    21. Other Injuries
    1,599
    1.16
    619
    1.76
    22. Falls
    1,388
    1.01
    291
    0.83
    23. Anemia
    1,344
    0.98
    53
    0.15
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,249
    0.91
    215
    0.61
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    1,139
    0.83
    385
    1.10
    26. Suicide
    947
    0.69
    284
    0.81
    27. Lymphomas
    926
    0.67
    54
    0.15
    28. Asthma
    837
    0.61
    212
    0.60
    29. Fires
    757
    0.55
    161
    0.46
    30. Syphilis
    735
    0.54
    124
    0.35
    31. Drownings
    728
    0.53
    240
    0.68
    32. Kidney Disease
    657
    0.48
    427
    1.22
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    617
    0.45
    142
    0.40
    34. Epilepsy
    612
    0.45
    131
    0.37
    35. Pertussis
    512
    0.37
    181
    0.52
    36. Skin Disease
    458
    0.33
    49
    0.14
    37. Poisonings
    457
    0.33
    94
    0.27
    38. Bladder Cancer
    428
    0.31
    17
    0.05
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    411
    0.30
    103
    0.29
    40. Breast Cancer
    405
    0.30
    196
    0.56
    41. Other Neoplasms
    387
    0.28
    69
    0.20
    42. Prostate Cancer
    336
    0.24
    203
    0.58
    43. Violence
    296
    0.22
    469
    1.34
    44. Measles
    268
    0.20
    1,116
    3.18
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    258
    0.19
    72
    0.21
    46. Tetanus
    253
    0.18
    76
    0.22
    47. Schistosomiasis
    247
    0.18
    104
    0.30
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    239
    0.17
    65
    0.19
    49. Liver Cancer
    224
    0.16
    401
    1.14
    50. Oral Cancer
    222
    0.16
    38
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Liberia LIBERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    24.71
    17
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    0.84
    159
    3. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    29.02
    29
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    15.27
    109
    5. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    1.97
    166
    6. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    0.87
    163
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    2.87
    172
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    3.81
    134
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    1.66
    147
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    3.31
    135
    11. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    17.11
    13
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    86
    1.22
    105
    13. Lung Cancers
    0.96
    181
    1.46
    172
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    162
    1.77
    106
    15. Leukemia
    0.57
    180
    1.04
    170
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.51
    175
    1.51
    142
    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.