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Namibia
COUNTRY #1
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Namibia and Jamaica 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.

Jamaica
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Namibia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    223.87
    6
    33.37
    38
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    138.38
    79
    55.30
    164
    3. Stroke
    106.97
    48
    65.41
    100
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    96.17
    32
    14.23
    139
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    73.57
    19
    64.57
    21
    6. Tuberculosis
    51.61
    29
    0.23
    162
    7. Lung Disease
    47.00
    14
    13.44
    158
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39.78
    43
    1.22
    130
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    34.16
    37
    17.74
    129
    10. Hypertension
    34.00
    10
    12.80
    88
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.72
    40
    8.15
    131
    12. Prostate Cancer
    26.18
    45
    53.57
    9
    13. Kidney Disease
    20.16
    71
    19.47
    75
    14. Violence
    19.15
    17
    38.00
    6
    15. Asthma
    16.36
    19
    2.41
    110
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.48
    50
    12.02
    60
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.98
    10
    5.15
    100
    18. Liver Disease
    12.25
    108
    5.58
    163
    19. Suicide
    11.51
    57
    2.04
    179
    20. Breast Cancer
    11.36
    140
    21.67
    31
    21. Maternal Conditions
    9.20
    43
    1.40
    83
    22. Other Injuries
    9.19
    71
    3.27
    169
    23. Epilepsy
    9.17
    4
    1.31
    115
    24. Birth Trauma
    8.76
    58
    3.40
    84
    25. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    90
    14.00
    54
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    8.02
    40
    4.98
    89
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    7.85
    88
    6.93
    107
    28. Malnutrition
    7.84
    48
    2.08
    81
    29. Meningitis
    5.79
    45
    0.97
    96
    30. Fires
    5.43
    35
    0.95
    117
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.38
    62
    2.62
    100
    32. Skin Disease
    5.34
    21
    4.39
    41
    33. Malaria
    5.08
    39
    0.00
    121
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.70
    43
    1.57
    101
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.58
    48
    1.59
    166
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.41
    149
    11.11
    68
    37. Drownings
    4.21
    80
    0.79
    162
    38. Lung Cancers
    3.99
    141
    15.26
    80
    39. Lymphomas
    3.82
    136
    8.09
    16
    40. Falls
    3.81
    115
    1.56
    175
    41. Other Neoplasms
    3.49
    61
    4.43
    38
    42. Ovary Cancer
    2.63
    160
    3.88
    116
    43. Alcohol
    2.37
    59
    0.30
    169
    44. Liver Cancer
    2.28
    175
    2.81
    168
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    2.19
    94
    1.69
    134
    46. Drug Use
    2.18
    35
    0.28
    172
    47. Stomach Cancer
    1.85
    180
    7.86
    66
    48. Skin Cancers
    1.81
    76
    0.58
    165
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.79
    120
    2.20
    104
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.67
    112
    1.73
    108
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    4,328
    24.69
    948
    5.21
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,545
    8.81
    550
    3.02
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,408
    8.03
    2,151
    11.82
    4. Stroke
    1,105
    6.30
    2,479
    13.62
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    831
    4.74
    2,340
    12.86
    6. Tuberculosis
    763
    4.35
    7
    0.04
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    676
    3.86
    44
    0.24
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    621
    3.54
    252
    1.38
    9. Low Birth Weight
    526
    3.00
    279
    1.53
    10. Lung Disease
    481
    2.74
    502
    2.76
    11. Violence
    454
    2.59
    1,127
    6.19
    12. Hypertension
    354
    2.02
    502
    2.76
    13. Birth Trauma
    342
    1.95
    79
    0.43
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    294
    1.68
    797
    4.38
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    289
    1.65
    166
    0.91
    16. Maternal Conditions
    231
    1.32
    41
    0.23
    17. Kidney Disease
    229
    1.31
    686
    3.77
    18. Malnutrition
    220
    1.25
    78
    0.43
    19. Suicide
    216
    1.23
    62
    0.34
    20. Other Injuries
    198
    1.13
    113
    0.62
    21. Asthma
    196
    1.12
    81
    0.45
    22. Liver Disease
    164
    0.94
    181
    0.99
    23. Epilepsy
    161
    0.92
    41
    0.23
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    157
    0.90
    180
    0.99
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    142
    0.81
    164
    0.90
    26. Meningitis
    126
    0.72
    30
    0.16
    27. Malaria
    116
    0.66
    0
    0.00
    28. Drownings
    100
    0.57
    23
    0.13
    29. Prostate Cancer
    99
    0.56
    922
    5.07
    30. Fires
    99
    0.56
    34
    0.19
    31. Breast Cancer
    90
    0.51
    360
    1.98
    32. Skin Disease
    64
    0.37
    178
    0.98
    33. Cervical Cancer
    61
    0.35
    229
    1.26
    34. Oral Cancer
    59
    0.34
    51
    0.28
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    59
    0.34
    55
    0.30
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    58
    0.33
    91
    0.50
    37. Lymphomas
    57
    0.33
    259
    1.42
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54
    0.31
    379
    2.08
    39. Lung Cancers
    49
    0.28
    493
    2.71
    40. Other Neoplasms
    48
    0.27
    146
    0.80
    41. Drug Use
    43
    0.25
    9
    0.05
    42. Falls
    43
    0.25
    60
    0.33
    43. Poisonings
    38
    0.22
    6
    0.03
    44. Alcohol
    34
    0.19
    9
    0.05
    45. Liver Cancer
    33
    0.19
    91
    0.50
    46. Leukemia
    27
    0.15
    134
    0.74
    47. Stomach Cancer
    24
    0.14
    265
    1.46
    48. Skin Cancers
    22
    0.13
    21
    0.12
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.12
    73
    0.40
    50. Ovary Cancer
    20
    0.11
    65
    0.36
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.18
    45
    53.57
    9
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.36
    140
    21.67
    31
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    90
    14.00
    54
    4. Oral Cancer
    4.58
    48
    1.59
    166
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.41
    149
    11.11
    68
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.99
    141
    15.26
    80
    7. Lymphomas
    3.82
    136
    8.09
    16
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.63
    160
    3.88
    116
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.28
    175
    2.81
    168
    10. Stomach Cancer
    1.85
    180
    7.86
    66
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.81
    76
    0.58
    165
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.79
    120
    2.20
    104
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.67
    112
    1.73
    108
    14. Leukemia
    1.66
    161
    4.40
    59
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.25
    142
    4.74
    21
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.12
    169
    3.22
    103
    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.