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Malawi
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malawi and Slovakia 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.

Slovakia
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   Slovakia SLOVAKIA
      Malawi MALAWI   Slovakia SLOVAKIA
           
    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
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1980
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
     
    66.8
    74.3
    70.4
    43
    34
    41
    1990
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
     
    66.6
    75.4
    70.9
    66
    42
    54
    2000
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
     
    68.9
    77.1
    73.0
    72
    44
    49
    2010
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
     
    71.3
    78.9
    75.1
    69
    43
    52
    2016
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
    73.8
    80.9
    77.4
    55
    39
    41
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Slovakia SLOVAKIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    73.8
    80.9
    55
    39
    Age 5
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    74.3
    81.4
    60
    40
    Age 10
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    74.3
    81.4
    60
    40
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    74.4
    81.4
    61
    40
    Age 20
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    74.5
    81.5
    64
    40
    Age 25
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    74.7
    81.6
    65
    40
    Age 30
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    75.0
    81.7
    66
    40
    Age 35
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    75.2
    81.8
    72
    41
    Age 40
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    75.5
    81.9
    77
    41
    Age 45
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    75.9
    82.1
    78
    42
    Age 50
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    76.6
    82.5
    76
    43
    Age 55
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    77.5
    82.9
    77
    47
    Age 60
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    78.7
    83.5
    76
    51
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    80.4
    84.3
    71
    53
    Age 70
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    82.2
    85.3
    69
    57
    Age 75
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    84.5
    86.6
    68
    61
    Age 80
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    87.2
    88.4
    65
    66
    Age 85
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    90.3
    91.0
    68
    69
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Slovakia SLOVAKIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    189.14
    9
    0.03
    172
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    91.27
    133
    133.66
    83
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    80.48
    40
    20.59
    117
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    80.33
    25
    0.36
    168
    5. Stroke
    59.03
    113
    46.61
    128
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    51.62
    3
    5.90
    149
    7. Malaria
    47.27
    9
    0.00
    163
    8. Cervical Cancer
    40.36
    4
    5.74
    117
    9. Tuberculosis
    33.05
    46
    0.41
    148
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    29.91
    60
    22.29
    106
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    26.24
    1
    3.45
    60
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    23.70
    112
    10.00
    152
    13. Malnutrition
    22.55
    21
    0.29
    133
    14. Lung Disease
    21.83
    103
    11.75
    166
    15. Hypertension
    19.15
    44
    7.61
    128
    16. Liver Disease
    17.36
    87
    19.14
    80
    17. Low Birth Weight
    16.79
    33
    3.09
    144
    18. Falls
    16.05
    27
    13.23
    36
    19. Prostate Cancer
    14.76
    106
    22.73
    53
    20. Maternal Conditions
    14.30
    28
    0.06
    170
    21. Meningitis
    14.27
    32
    0.43
    133
    22. Birth Trauma
    13.42
    39
    0.51
    163
    23. Kidney Disease
    9.67
    135
    7.77
    150
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    9.05
    59
    4.62
    139
    25. Other Injuries
    8.54
    78
    5.51
    126
    26. Breast Cancer
    8.49
    168
    19.57
    53
    27. Suicide
    7.76
    108
    10.15
    74
    28. Asthma
    7.47
    67
    0.54
    171
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.23
    41
    2.86
    96
    30. Lymphomas
    6.34
    55
    7.54
    25
    31. Bladder Cancer
    6.06
    6
    4.45
    19
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    5.30
    84
    2.05
    156
    33. Fires
    5.07
    38
    0.55
    146
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.43
    117
    5.08
    101
    35. Skin Disease
    4.20
    48
    1.76
    98
    36. Drownings
    4.14
    82
    2.34
    118
    37. Other Neoplasms
    4.07
    50
    1.05
    161
    38. Hepatitis B
    3.18
    28
    0.11
    162
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    172
    24.98
    2
    40. Stomach Cancer
    2.78
    159
    8.42
    59
    41. Oral Cancer
    2.64
    107
    8.49
    10
    42. Schistosomiasis
    2.56
    34
    0.00
    161
    43. Syphilis
    2.42
    30
    0.02
    148
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.17
    85
    0.88
    143
    45. Epilepsy
    2.08
    68
    2.01
    75
    46. Poisonings
    2.01
    43
    0.29
    134
    47. Violence
    1.79
    139
    1.06
    157
    48. Liver Cancer
    1.78
    179
    4.78
    110
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1.72
    128
    1.81
    120
    50. Alcohol
    1.71
    91
    2.31
    63
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malawi MALAWI   Slovakia SLOVAKIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    24,173
    22.35
    2
    0.00
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,926
    8.25
    1,925
    4.24
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7,414
    6.85
    32
    0.07
    4. Malaria
    6,806
    6.29
    0
    0.00
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,631
    5.21
    366
    0.81
    6. Low Birth Weight
    5,533
    5.12
    99
    0.22
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,221
    4.83
    13,485
    29.70
    8. Birth Trauma
    4,422
    4.09
    16
    0.04
    9. Stroke
    3,590
    3.32
    4,600
    10.13
    10. Malnutrition
    3,234
    2.99
    27
    0.06
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    2,948
    2.73
    170
    0.37
    12. Tuberculosis
    2,662
    2.46
    35
    0.08
    13. Maternal Conditions
    2,244
    2.07
    3
    0.01
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,819
    1.68
    308
    0.68
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1,725
    1.59
    286
    0.63
    16. Meningitis
    1,695
    1.57
    27
    0.06
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,448
    1.34
    944
    2.08
    18. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,339
    1.24
    2,425
    5.34
    19. Liver Disease
    1,272
    1.18
    1,525
    3.36
    20. Lung Disease
    1,260
    1.16
    1,130
    2.49
    21. Other Injuries
    1,141
    1.05
    396
    0.87
    22. Hypertension
    1,058
    0.98
    758
    1.67
    23. Falls
    1,043
    0.96
    1,218
    2.68
    24. Lymphomas
    766
    0.71
    692
    1.52
    25. Syphilis
    758
    0.70
    1
    0.00
    26. Suicide
    669
    0.62
    698
    1.54
    27. Kidney Disease
    649
    0.60
    760
    1.67
    28. Drownings
    640
    0.59
    153
    0.34
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    595
    0.55
    167
    0.37
    30. Fires
    564
    0.52
    39
    0.09
    31. Asthma
    545
    0.50
    49
    0.11
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    459
    0.42
    272
    0.60
    33. Bladder Cancer
    407
    0.38
    436
    0.96
    34. Poisonings
    361
    0.33
    19
    0.04
    35. Other Neoplasms
    358
    0.33
    94
    0.21
    36. Prostate Cancer
    354
    0.33
    814
    1.79
    37. Breast Cancer
    347
    0.32
    1,049
    2.31
    38. Skin Disease
    345
    0.32
    173
    0.38
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    331
    0.31
    407
    0.90
    40. Hepatitis B
    280
    0.26
    8
    0.02
    41. Violence
    272
    0.25
    69
    0.15
    42. Measles
    270
    0.25
    0
    0.00
    43. Epilepsy
    267
    0.25
    149
    0.33
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    217
    0.20
    2,357
    5.19
    45. Oral Cancer
    211
    0.20
    727
    1.60
    46. Schistosomiasis
    197
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    47. Liver Cancer
    192
    0.18
    443
    0.98
    48. Stomach Cancer
    185
    0.17
    778
    1.71
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    155
    0.14
    85
    0.19
    50. Appendicitis
    129
    0.12
    9
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malawi MALAWI   Slovakia SLOVAKIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    40.36
    4
    5.74
    117
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    26.24
    1
    3.45
    60
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.76
    106
    22.73
    53
    4. Breast Cancer
    8.49
    168
    19.57
    53
    5. Lymphomas
    6.34
    55
    7.54
    25
    6. Bladder Cancer
    6.06
    6
    4.45
    19
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.02
    172
    24.98
    2
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.78
    159
    8.42
    59
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.64
    107
    8.49
    10
    10. Liver Cancer
    1.78
    179
    4.78
    110
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.69
    83
    3.65
    10
    12. Ovary Cancer
    1.66
    178
    6.54
    17
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.15
    180
    26.40
    28
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    173
    5.13
    14
    15. Leukemia
    0.63
    183
    4.88
    29
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.62
    181
    9.17
    9
    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.