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Rwanda
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Rwanda 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 Macedonia 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 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
Rwanda Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rwanda RWANDA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    66.1
    69.9
    68.0
    127
    129
    129
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.1
    69.9
    127
    129
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    69.0
    72.5
    121
    131
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    69.7
    72.9
    117
    131
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.2
    114
    130
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.6
    110
    130
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.0
    108
    128
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.6
    108
    126
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.1
    104
    127
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    100
    126
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    94
    121
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    75.3
    77.3
    92
    118
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.2
    92
    116
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.2
    91
    116
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    79.2
    80.4
    94
    120
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    81.1
    82.0
    98
    123
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.1
    99
    118
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    104
    114
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    105
    114
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    91.82
    37
    18.29
    138
    2. Stroke
    80.70
    94
    77.34
    102
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    76.86
    148
    64.41
    164
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    46.59
    3
    9.75
    130
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40.67
    36
    1.01
    144
    6. Prostate Cancer
    34.75
    22
    54.68
    7
    7. HIV/AIDS
    34.30
    37
    32.14
    40
    8. Hypertension
    30.97
    22
    22.54
    45
    9. Malaria
    29.85
    28
    0.00
    122
    10. Liver Disease
    28.19
    37
    2.21
    179
    11. Cervical Cancer
    26.75
    16
    14.56
    54
    12. Lung Disease
    25.79
    68
    15.74
    147
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.29
    111
    81.22
    18
    14. Falls
    19.81
    7
    0.40
    181
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.14
    86
    6.28
    160
    16. Other Injuries
    15.96
    29
    12.13
    54
    17. Meningitis
    15.58
    31
    0.56
    130
    18. Liver Cancer
    14.17
    21
    2.74
    167
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    12.94
    32
    8.14
    98
    20. Malnutrition
    12.72
    33
    1.59
    96
    21. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.63
    8
    2.10
    103
    22. Suicide
    12.37
    53
    1.41
    180
    23. Anemia
    11.68
    13
    2.12
    44
    24. Low Birth Weight
    10.82
    69
    7.79
    86
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    10.48
    43
    10.85
    39
    26. Birth Trauma
    9.94
    56
    2.71
    101
    27. Stomach Cancer
    9.79
    44
    7.85
    62
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    165
    22.48
    31
    29. Asthma
    9.01
    69
    2.42
    111
    30. Kidney Disease
    7.98
    148
    10.92
    116
    31. Drownings
    7.96
    35
    0.68
    165
    32. Tuberculosis
    7.47
    84
    0.38
    155
    33. Fires
    7.35
    17
    0.45
    158
    34. Epilepsy
    6.96
    14
    1.55
    104
    35. Maternal Conditions
    6.92
    47
    1.48
    81
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.67
    39
    2.28
    107
    37. Lymphomas
    6.21
    57
    7.98
    16
    38. Oral Cancer
    6.16
    28
    1.45
    154
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.59
    92
    4.47
    121
    40. Violence
    5.46
    89
    34.79
    8
    41. Skin Disease
    5.30
    20
    4.89
    28
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    128
    11.21
    65
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.45
    68
    4.83
    24
    44. Ovary Cancer
    3.42
    128
    3.88
    105
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.15
    72
    0.90
    139
    46. Schistosomiasis
    3.06
    31
    0.00
    117
    47. Poisonings
    2.97
    17
    0.45
    128
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    59
    1.89
    91
    49. Leukemia
    2.72
    133
    4.29
    68
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2.48
    75
    5.08
    16
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Rwanda RWANDA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,695
    10.81
    568
    3.32
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,815
    6.16
    279
    1.63
    3. Stroke
    3,749
    6.05
    2,474
    14.44
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,512
    5.67
    2,045
    11.94
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,347
    5.40
    27
    0.16
    6. HIV/AIDS
    3,006
    4.85
    874
    5.10
    7. Malaria
    2,901
    4.68
    0
    0.00
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    2,179
    3.52
    198
    1.16
    9. Low Birth Weight
    2,070
    3.34
    179
    1.05
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,902
    3.07
    62
    0.36
    11. Liver Disease
    1,708
    2.76
    65
    0.38
    12. Other Injuries
    1,616
    2.61
    364
    2.13
    13. Meningitis
    1,608
    2.60
    16
    0.09
    14. Hypertension
    1,386
    2.24
    717
    4.19
    15. Malnutrition
    1,279
    2.06
    50
    0.29
    16. Falls
    1,229
    1.98
    12
    0.07
    17. Lung Disease
    1,157
    1.87
    504
    2.94
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,082
    1.75
    2,577
    15.04
    19. Suicide
    992
    1.60
    40
    0.23
    20. Drownings
    969
    1.56
    20
    0.12
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    947
    1.53
    332
    1.94
    22. Cervical Cancer
    935
    1.51
    221
    1.29
    23. Anemia
    889
    1.43
    67
    0.39
    24. Liver Cancer
    833
    1.34
    82
    0.48
    25. Maternal Conditions
    732
    1.18
    42
    0.25
    26. Epilepsy
    703
    1.13
    45
    0.26
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    667
    1.08
    208
    1.21
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    618
    1.00
    64
    0.37
    29. Fires
    615
    0.99
    13
    0.08
    30. Violence
    589
    0.95
    983
    5.74
    31. Asthma
    561
    0.91
    75
    0.44
    32. Stomach Cancer
    547
    0.88
    239
    1.40
    33. Prostate Cancer
    537
    0.87
    820
    4.79
    34. Kidney Disease
    510
    0.82
    335
    1.96
    35. Tuberculosis
    436
    0.70
    11
    0.06
    36. Lymphomas
    393
    0.63
    237
    1.38
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    350
    0.56
    131
    0.76
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    343
    0.55
    71
    0.41
    39. Breast Cancer
    337
    0.54
    340
    1.98
    40. Oral Cancer
    329
    0.53
    43
    0.25
    41. Pertussis
    324
    0.52
    8
    0.05
    42. Skin Disease
    314
    0.51
    158
    0.92
    43. Poisonings
    311
    0.50
    13
    0.08
    44. Syphilis
    287
    0.46
    5
    0.03
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    270
    0.44
    344
    2.01
    46. Tetanus
    213
    0.34
    2
    0.01
    47. Other Neoplasms
    206
    0.33
    144
    0.84
    48. Schistosomiasis
    203
    0.33
    0
    0.00
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    198
    0.32
    26
    0.15
    50. Leukemia
    195
    0.31
    125
    0.73
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    34.75
    22
    54.68
    7
    2. Cervical Cancer
    26.75
    16
    14.56
    54
    3. Liver Cancer
    14.17
    21
    2.74
    167
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.63
    8
    2.10
    103
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.79
    44
    7.85
    62
    6. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    165
    22.48
    31
    7. Lymphomas
    6.21
    57
    7.98
    16
    8. Oral Cancer
    6.16
    28
    1.45
    154
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    128
    11.21
    65
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.42
    128
    3.88
    105
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    59
    1.89
    91
    12. Leukemia
    2.72
    133
    4.29
    68
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.48
    75
    5.08
    16
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.43
    38
    0.49
    162
    15. Lung Cancers
    1.87
    162
    14.26
    82
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.62
    138
    3.23
    97
    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.