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Maldives
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Maldives and Gambia 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.

Gambia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Maldives Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Gambia GAMBIA
      Maldives MALDIVES   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    42.6
    43.9
    111
    140
    124
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    51.5
    48.9
    50.2
    109
    132
    120
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    57.4
    54.8
    56.1
    110
    132
    123
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    61.8
    59.2
    60.5
    112
    138
    128
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    68.9
    70.4
    69.6
    71
    108
    96
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    75.6
    78.0
    76.7
    34
    53
    36
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    77.2
    79.9
    78.4
    31
    44
    35
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    77.2
    79.9
    31
    44
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    77.9
    80.5
    31
    43
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    78.0
    80.6
    31
    43
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    78.1
    80.7
    30
    42
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    78.2
    80.8
    31
    43
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    78.4
    80.9
    32
    43
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    78.5
    81.0
    32
    44
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    78.6
    81.1
    34
    48
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    78.7
    81.2
    37
    53
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    78.8
    81.3
    38
    56
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    79.1
    81.4
    40
    59
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    79.5
    81.8
    42
    62
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    80.1
    82.1
    52
    72
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    80.9
    82.5
    60
    78
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    82.7
    83.9
    61
    81
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.7
    54
    77
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.5
    49
    63
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.6
    30
    48
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    137.02
    80
    215.63
    26
    2. Lung Disease
    39.03
    29
    37.69
    33
    3. Stroke
    36.57
    142
    109.72
    46
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    35.91
    31
    36.34
    28
    5. Kidney Disease
    29.73
    34
    23.99
    50
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.14
    123
    31.97
    82
    7. Breast Cancer
    11.95
    132
    5.57
    178
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.80
    159
    146.71
    9
    9. Lung Cancers
    8.77
    107
    2.57
    153
    10. Hypertension
    8.54
    118
    10.37
    107
    11. Oral Cancer
    8.31
    13
    1.59
    167
    12. Liver Disease
    7.33
    149
    37.43
    19
    13. Tuberculosis
    7.11
    79
    49.48
    32
    14. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    113
    18.41
    35
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.07
    69
    11.00
    24
    16. Ovary Cancer
    5.79
    38
    1.52
    180
    17. Prostate Cancer
    5.49
    162
    7.87
    149
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    5.35
    127
    12.99
    11
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.17
    133
    1.73
    182
    20. Falls
    5.09
    93
    23.11
    4
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.45
    163
    47.51
    4
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.35
    45
    1.02
    163
    23. War
    4.15
    12
    0.00
    117
    24. Stomach Cancer
    3.84
    133
    2.03
    177
    25. Drownings
    3.71
    90
    7.13
    32
    26. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    140
    26.77
    5
    27. Low Birth Weight
    3.66
    132
    16.69
    35
    28. Violence
    3.46
    117
    9.74
    52
    29. Skin Disease
    3.08
    69
    5.18
    31
    30. Leukemia
    3.07
    124
    0.84
    181
    31. Lymphomas
    2.90
    148
    4.72
    113
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.80
    158
    5.89
    79
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.78
    66
    2.60
    72
    34. Suicide
    2.74
    173
    9.99
    77
    35. Other Injuries
    2.72
    178
    17.03
    19
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.30
    82
    4.71
    42
    37. Asthma
    2.26
    112
    13.27
    31
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    1.87
    138
    1.59
    148
    39. Malnutrition
    1.59
    90
    24.18
    19
    40. Dengue
    1.54
    7
    0.06
    51
    41. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    135
    1.08
    160
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.39
    124
    17.24
    19
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.39
    127
    63.75
    33
    44. Fires
    1.24
    108
    6.34
    25
    45. Epilepsy
    1.20
    127
    3.83
    25
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.90
    154
    6.74
    44
    47. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    142
    1.67
    85
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.86
    98
    30.51
    10
    49. Uterin Cancer
    0.86
    169
    0.99
    164
    50. HIV/AIDS
    0.71
    122
    83.73
    22
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Maldives MALDIVES   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    316
    27.84
    1,207
    8.66
    2. Lung Disease
    89
    7.84
    218
    1.56
    3. Stroke
    85
    7.49
    685
    4.92
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    76
    6.70
    143
    1.03
    5. Kidney Disease
    71
    6.26
    192
    1.38
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    42
    3.70
    202
    1.45
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25
    2.20
    1,619
    11.62
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    23
    2.03
    470
    3.37
    9. Lung Cancers
    22
    1.94
    19
    0.14
    10. Oral Cancer
    21
    1.85
    11
    0.08
    11. Hypertension
    19
    1.67
    64
    0.46
    12. Liver Disease
    19
    1.67
    325
    2.33
    13. War
    19
    1.67
    0
    0.00
    14. Tuberculosis
    17
    1.50
    431
    3.09
    15. Low Birth Weight
    16
    1.41
    682
    4.90
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    16
    1.41
    194
    1.39
    17. Breast Cancer
    15
    1.32
    21
    0.15
    18. Violence
    15
    1.32
    189
    1.36
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13
    1.15
    14
    0.10
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    13
    1.15
    657
    4.72
    21. Falls
    13
    1.15
    158
    1.13
    22. Drownings
    12
    1.06
    127
    0.91
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    11
    0.97
    8
    0.06
    24. Stomach Cancer
    10
    0.88
    14
    0.10
    25. Leukemia
    10
    0.88
    9
    0.06
    26. Suicide
    10
    0.88
    105
    0.75
    27. Liver Cancer
    9
    0.79
    252
    1.81
    28. Other Injuries
    9
    0.79
    265
    1.90
    29. Lymphomas
    8
    0.70
    39
    0.28
    30. Cervical Cancer
    7
    0.62
    62
    0.45
    31. Ovary Cancer
    7
    0.62
    7
    0.05
    32. Prostate Cancer
    7
    0.62
    19
    0.14
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    7
    0.62
    51
    0.37
    34. Skin Disease
    7
    0.62
    44
    0.32
    35. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.53
    704
    5.05
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    6
    0.53
    12
    0.09
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.53
    36
    0.26
    38. Asthma
    6
    0.53
    98
    0.70
    39. Dengue
    5
    0.44
    1
    0.01
    40. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.44
    527
    3.78
    41. Pancreas Cancer
    5
    0.44
    12
    0.09
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4
    0.35
    883
    6.34
    43. Malnutrition
    4
    0.35
    428
    3.07
    44. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.35
    7
    0.05
    45. Epilepsy
    4
    0.35
    59
    0.42
    46. Fires
    4
    0.35
    85
    0.61
    47. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.26
    1,069
    7.67
    48. Encephalitis
    2
    0.18
    20
    0.14
    49. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.18
    10
    0.07
    50. Drug Use
    2
    0.18
    21
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    11.95
    132
    5.57
    178
    2. Lung Cancers
    8.77
    107
    2.57
    153
    3. Oral Cancer
    8.31
    13
    1.59
    167
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    113
    18.41
    35
    5. Ovary Cancer
    5.79
    38
    1.52
    180
    6. Prostate Cancer
    5.49
    162
    7.87
    149
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.17
    133
    1.73
    182
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.35
    45
    1.02
    163
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.84
    133
    2.03
    177
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    140
    26.77
    5
    11. Leukemia
    3.07
    124
    0.84
    181
    12. Lymphomas
    2.90
    148
    4.72
    113
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.87
    138
    1.59
    148
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    135
    1.08
    160
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    142
    1.67
    85
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.86
    169
    0.99
    164
    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.