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Malawi
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malawi and Namibia 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.

Namibia
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   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Malawi MALAWI   Namibia NAMIBIA
           
    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
     
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
    1970
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
     
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
    1980
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
     
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
    1990
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
     
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
    2000
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
     
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
    2010
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
     
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
    2016
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Namibia NAMIBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    Age 5
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    Age 10
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    Age 20
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    Age 25
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    Age 30
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    Age 35
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    Age 40
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    Age 45
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    Age 50
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    Age 55
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    Age 60
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    Age 70
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    Age 75
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    Age 80
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    Age 85
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Namibia NAMIBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    326.36
    3
    170.05
    11
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    99.74
    31
    93.99
    36
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.23
    136
    116.09
    92
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    83.86
    15
    38.02
    39
    5. Stroke
    72.01
    112
    91.52
    82
    6. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    8.09
    90
    7. Malaria
    43.45
    14
    2.72
    45
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    43.10
    10
    27.96
    45
    9. Hypertension
    30.19
    24
    26.33
    33
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.95
    91
    52.77
    33
    11. Liver Disease
    26.71
    44
    10.25
    126
    12. Tuberculosis
    26.35
    50
    58.35
    25
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    1.68
    116
    14. Lung Disease
    22.87
    87
    43.86
    17
    15. Maternal Conditions
    20.57
    20
    7.46
    45
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.82
    83
    14.86
    119
    17. Falls
    16.50
    13
    2.87
    144
    18. Malnutrition
    16.26
    21
    7.23
    48
    19. Low Birth Weight
    15.75
    41
    13.89
    49
    20. Meningitis
    14.76
    34
    4.66
    51
    21. Anemia
    12.77
    11
    0.67
    68
    22. Birth Trauma
    12.31
    42
    8.05
    66
    23. Other Injuries
    11.76
    57
    6.25
    123
    24. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    22.77
    51
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    10.96
    48
    8.60
    87
    26. Asthma
    10.46
    60
    14.23
    34
    27. Suicide
    10.37
    85
    10.29
    87
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    11.55
    140
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    8.92
    55
    5.81
    87
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    23
    4.35
    68
    31. Kidney Disease
    7.58
    152
    15.68
    86
    32. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    3.30
    133
    33. Fires
    6.54
    28
    4.31
    52
    34. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    1.47
    123
    35. Skin Disease
    5.17
    22
    4.83
    31
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.75
    114
    10.70
    33
    37. Epilepsy
    4.53
    36
    7.40
    13
    38. Drownings
    4.35
    84
    4.33
    85
    39. Other Neoplasms
    4.24
    35
    3.38
    69
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.17
    71
    4.02
    56
    41. Schistosomiasis
    3.02
    32
    0.72
    46
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    4.33
    144
    43. Poisonings
    2.66
    33
    1.75
    55
    44. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    1.83
    177
    45. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    4.10
    64
    46. Syphilis
    2.55
    34
    1.12
    56
    47. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    2.57
    160
    48. Violence
    2.11
    140
    15.49
    22
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    2.05
    176
    50. Tetanus
    1.90
    28
    0.16
    83
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malawi MALAWI   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    36,329
    26.47
    3,356
    21.72
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,835
    8.62
    1,571
    10.17
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,093
    6.62
    692
    4.48
    4. Malaria
    7,527
    5.48
    56
    0.36
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,986
    4.36
    1,281
    8.29
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,884
    4.29
    581
    3.76
    7. Low Birth Weight
    5,251
    3.83
    530
    3.43
    8. Stroke
    5,080
    3.70
    996
    6.45
    9. Birth Trauma
    4,105
    2.99
    307
    1.99
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    3,263
    2.38
    297
    1.92
    11. Maternal Conditions
    3,067
    2.23
    183
    1.18
    12. Malnutrition
    3,058
    2.23
    207
    1.34
    13. Tuberculosis
    2,304
    1.68
    817
    5.29
    14. Meningitis
    2,146
    1.56
    110
    0.71
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2,112
    1.54
    63
    0.41
    16. Hypertension
    2,099
    1.53
    294
    1.90
    17. Liver Disease
    2,079
    1.51
    138
    0.89
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,059
    1.50
    615
    3.98
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,899
    1.38
    20
    0.13
    20. Lung Disease
    1,617
    1.18
    474
    3.07
    21. Other Injuries
    1,599
    1.16
    141
    0.91
    22. Falls
    1,388
    1.01
    36
    0.23
    23. Anemia
    1,344
    0.98
    9
    0.06
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,249
    0.91
    149
    0.96
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    1,139
    0.83
    103
    0.67
    26. Suicide
    947
    0.69
    188
    1.22
    27. Lymphomas
    926
    0.67
    51
    0.33
    28. Asthma
    837
    0.61
    184
    1.19
    29. Fires
    757
    0.55
    82
    0.53
    30. Syphilis
    735
    0.54
    38
    0.25
    31. Drownings
    728
    0.53
    107
    0.69
    32. Kidney Disease
    657
    0.48
    190
    1.23
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    617
    0.45
    50
    0.32
    34. Epilepsy
    612
    0.45
    130
    0.84
    35. Pertussis
    512
    0.37
    66
    0.43
    36. Skin Disease
    458
    0.33
    62
    0.40
    37. Poisonings
    457
    0.33
    49
    0.32
    38. Bladder Cancer
    428
    0.31
    16
    0.10
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    411
    0.30
    143
    0.93
    40. Breast Cancer
    405
    0.30
    92
    0.60
    41. Other Neoplasms
    387
    0.28
    47
    0.30
    42. Prostate Cancer
    336
    0.24
    95
    0.61
    43. Violence
    296
    0.22
    358
    2.32
    44. Measles
    268
    0.20
    9
    0.06
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    258
    0.19
    54
    0.35
    46. Tetanus
    253
    0.18
    5
    0.03
    47. Schistosomiasis
    247
    0.18
    10
    0.06
    48. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    239
    0.17
    55
    0.36
    49. Liver Cancer
    224
    0.16
    30
    0.19
    50. Oral Cancer
    222
    0.16
    54
    0.35
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    48.45
    2
    8.09
    90
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    25.16
    1
    1.68
    116
    3. Prostate Cancer
    11.68
    122
    22.77
    51
    4. Breast Cancer
    9.50
    159
    11.55
    140
    5. Lymphomas
    7.27
    30
    3.30
    133
    6. Bladder Cancer
    5.64
    7
    1.47
    123
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    169
    4.33
    144
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    162
    1.83
    177
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.57
    100
    4.10
    64
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.23
    167
    2.57
    160
    11. Liver Cancer
    1.93
    178
    2.05
    176
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    86
    1.59
    80
    13. Lung Cancers
    0.96
    181
    3.90
    144
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    162
    1.19
    143
    15. Leukemia
    0.57
    180
    1.52
    157
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.51
    175
    0.94
    161
    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.