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Compare Mauritania and Sao Tome 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
     
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
    1970
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
     
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
    1980
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
     
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
    1990
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
     
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
    2000
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
     
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
    2010
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
     
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
    2016
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
     
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
     
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    Age 5
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
     
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    Age 10
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
     
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    Age 15
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
     
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    Age 20
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
     
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    Age 25
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
     
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    Age 30
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
     
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    Age 35
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
     
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
     
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    Age 45
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
     
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
     
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
     
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
     
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
     
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
     
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
     
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
     
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
     
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    138.44
    18
     
    101.05
    28
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.70
    76
     
    94.70
    121
    3. Stroke
    112.30
    55
     
    112.64
    53
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53.80
    31
     
    19.99
    56
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    50.44
    38
     
    15.27
    136
    6. Malaria
    38.80
    22
     
    40.52
    19
    7. Tuberculosis
    36.96
    45
     
    8.51
    79
    8. Liver Disease
    35.07
    25
     
    47.60
    14
    9. Low Birth Weight
    31.60
    3
     
    11.82
    65
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.67
    39
     
    47.90
    2
    11. HIV/AIDS
    28.87
    42
     
    33.69
    38
    12. Maternal Conditions
    20.91
    19
     
    5.23
    50
    13. Kidney Disease
    20.00
    61
     
    40.64
    12
    14. Lung Disease
    19.71
    111
     
    60.20
    9
    15. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
     
    22.48
    23
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.12
    87
     
    12.65
    136
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
     
    18.01
    75
    18. Birth Trauma
    15.91
    31
     
    9.21
    61
    19. Meningitis
    15.57
    32
     
    4.51
    53
    20. Other Injuries
    15.25
    36
     
    7.49
    101
    21. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
     
    14.68
    118
    22. Malnutrition
    13.19
    31
     
    14.89
    28
    23. Falls
    13.14
    26
     
    13.09
    27
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    13.04
    30
     
    10.43
    57
    25. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
     
    1.91
    179
    26. Asthma
    12.08
    49
     
    16.94
    24
    27. Violence
    10.97
    41
     
    6.59
    79
    28. Hypertension
    10.60
    109
     
    4.58
    156
    29. Suicide
    9.53
    96
     
    2.67
    176
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.29
    58
     
    9.89
    46
    31. Syphilis
    8.15
    5
     
    0.39
    82
    32. Drownings
    6.29
    54
     
    2.33
    116
    33. Fires
    5.04
    44
     
    0.94
    125
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.97
    65
     
    3.14
    88
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.86
    110
     
    5.30
    100
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.17
    18
     
    2.13
    39
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
     
    17.70
    9
    38. Epilepsy
    3.52
    48
     
    2.51
    63
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.42
    68
     
    5.84
    23
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
     
    3.91
    104
    41. Drug Use
    3.21
    31
     
    0.65
    140
    42. Skin Disease
    3.09
    59
     
    2.46
    71
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
     
    11.56
    61
    44. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
     
    4.63
    103
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.72
    90
     
    1.51
    135
    46. Poisonings
    2.33
    41
     
    1.28
    69
    47. Pertussis
    2.15
    25
     
    0.30
    83
    48. Encephalitis
    1.82
    23
     
    1.54
    33
    49. Anemia
    1.76
    52
     
    1.12
    59
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.72
    37
     
    1.08
    51
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,769
    13.37
     
    121
    11.30
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,148
    7.62
     
    74
    6.91
    3. Low Birth Weight
    2,144
    7.60
     
    40
    3.73
    4. Stroke
    1,966
    6.97
     
    93
    8.68
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,961
    6.96
     
    39
    3.64
    6. Malaria
    1,197
    4.25
     
    74
    6.91
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,079
    3.83
     
    31
    2.89
    8. HIV/AIDS
    986
    3.50
     
    48
    4.48
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    983
    3.49
     
    64
    5.98
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    888
    3.15
     
    12
    1.12
    11. Tuberculosis
    833
    2.95
     
    7
    0.65
    12. Maternal Conditions
    791
    2.81
     
    9
    0.84
    13. Liver Disease
    771
    2.73
     
    46
    4.30
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    753
    2.67
     
    32
    2.99
    15. Malnutrition
    600
    2.13
     
    28
    2.61
    16. Meningitis
    547
    1.94
     
    8
    0.75
    17. Other Injuries
    547
    1.94
     
    14
    1.31
    18. Syphilis
    536
    1.90
     
    1
    0.09
    19. Kidney Disease
    428
    1.52
     
    40
    3.73
    20. Violence
    416
    1.48
     
    12
    1.12
    21. Lung Disease
    338
    1.20
     
    48
    4.48
    22. Liver Cancer
    309
    1.10
     
    2
    0.19
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    287
    1.02
     
    17
    1.59
    24. Falls
    281
    1.00
     
    16
    1.49
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    268
    0.95
     
    10
    0.93
    26. Drownings
    260
    0.92
     
    5
    0.47
    27. Suicide
    240
    0.85
     
    4
    0.37
    28. Asthma
    239
    0.85
     
    16
    1.49
    29. Cervical Cancer
    213
    0.76
     
    11
    1.03
    30. Hypertension
    188
    0.67
     
    4
    0.37
    31. Breast Cancer
    175
    0.62
     
    8
    0.75
    32. Fires
    156
    0.55
     
    2
    0.19
    33. Pertussis
    143
    0.51
     
    1
    0.09
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    113
    0.40
     
    6
    0.56
    35. Epilepsy
    112
    0.40
     
    4
    0.37
    36. Prostate Cancer
    110
    0.39
     
    6
    0.56
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    100
    0.35
     
    3
    0.28
    38. Poisonings
    100
    0.35
     
    3
    0.28
    39. Drug Use
    93
    0.33
     
    1
    0.09
    40. Schistosomiasis
    89
    0.32
     
    2
    0.19
    41. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.28
     
    14
    1.31
    42. Tetanus
    75
    0.27
     
    5
    0.47
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    73
    0.26
     
    9
    0.84
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.25
     
    6
    0.56
    45. Encephalitis
    69
    0.24
     
    3
    0.28
    46. Lymphomas
    69
    0.24
     
    5
    0.47
    47. Skin Disease
    67
    0.24
     
    2
    0.19
    48. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.23
     
    1
    0.09
    49. Anemia
    47
    0.17
     
    2
    0.19
    50. Hepatitis B
    45
    0.16
     
    1
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
     
    22.48
    23
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
     
    18.01
    75
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
     
    14.68
    118
    4. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
     
    1.91
    179
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
     
    17.70
    9
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
     
    3.91
    104
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
     
    11.56
    61
    8. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
     
    4.63
    103
    9. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    114
     
    4.59
    17
    10. Lung Cancers
    1.41
    173
     
    17.95
    68
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.38
    159
     
    1.29
    162
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.30
    148
     
    5.19
    65
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.09
    149
     
    3.30
    44
    14. Leukemia
    1.00
    172
     
    3.32
    113
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.84
    134
     
    0.68
    145
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.66
    172
     
    4.44
    45
     
     
     
    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.