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Rwanda
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Rwanda and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Rwanda Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rwanda RWANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    66.1
    69.9
    68.0
    127
    129
    129
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.1
    69.9
    127
    129
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    69.0
    72.5
    121
    131
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    69.7
    72.9
    117
    131
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.2
    114
    130
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.6
    110
    130
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.0
    108
    128
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.6
    108
    126
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.1
    104
    127
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    100
    126
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    94
    121
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    75.3
    77.3
    92
    118
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.2
    92
    116
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.2
    91
    116
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    79.2
    80.4
    94
    120
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    81.1
    82.0
    98
    123
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.1
    99
    118
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    104
    114
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    105
    114
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    79.88
    41
    130.72
    16
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    72.51
    147
    186.45
    37
    3. Stroke
    64.24
    105
    93.67
    61
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    56.34
    36
    82.62
    24
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.90
    7
    33.71
    33
    6. Malaria
    37.47
    22
    33.07
    26
    7. HIV/AIDS
    35.62
    35
    24.04
    46
    8. Prostate Cancer
    33.53
    25
    20.20
    64
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.59
    88
    34.30
    77
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    28.62
    66
    37.03
    25
    11. Cervical Cancer
    27.98
    12
    18.43
    34
    12. Lung Disease
    26.82
    71
    26.83
    70
    13. Liver Disease
    22.92
    63
    33.79
    23
    14. Hypertension
    20.73
    35
    10.66
    102
    15. Malnutrition
    19.07
    28
    15.08
    33
    16. Falls
    15.44
    29
    15.69
    28
    17. Meningitis
    14.64
    31
    17.37
    29
    18. Liver Cancer
    13.77
    23
    12.75
    28
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.04
    9
    0.78
    170
    20. Other Injuries
    10.98
    56
    14.19
    29
    21. Suicide
    10.96
    65
    7.52
    110
    22. Low Birth Weight
    10.89
    66
    29.04
    3
    23. Breast Cancer
    9.80
    158
    14.03
    120
    24. Stomach Cancer
    9.53
    47
    3.52
    140
    25. Birth Trauma
    8.84
    57
    16.39
    25
    26. Kidney Disease
    8.76
    144
    24.28
    49
    27. Asthma
    8.70
    59
    9.19
    56
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    8.07
    82
    10.92
    28
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.75
    35
    4.50
    69
    30. Maternal Conditions
    7.55
    45
    23.10
    14
    31. Oral Cancer
    6.15
    29
    1.78
    155
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.11
    75
    5.83
    80
    33. Lymphomas
    6.09
    66
    3.26
    145
    34. Fires
    6.05
    27
    4.59
    43
    35. Violence
    5.59
    88
    11.50
    36
    36. Drownings
    5.52
    56
    4.92
    69
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    5.34
    81
    9.19
    31
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.31
    130
    3.08
    170
    39. Skin Disease
    5.18
    30
    5.50
    18
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.89
    115
    3.38
    135
    41. Hepatitis B
    3.56
    24
    2.43
    38
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.35
    65
    2.61
    96
    43. Epilepsy
    2.98
    36
    3.25
    31
    44. Bladder Cancer
    2.80
    64
    1.67
    113
    45. Tuberculosis
    2.77
    108
    41.57
    38
    46. Leukemia
    2.69
    139
    1.05
    178
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2.68
    32
    4.02
    18
    48. Uterin Cancer
    2.65
    74
    1.18
    149
    49. Poisonings
    2.50
    32
    1.88
    46
    50. Alcohol
    2.37
    61
    1.44
    109
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Rwanda RWANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,614
    9.89
    3,644
    12.68
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,054
    7.14
    1,061
    3.69
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,036
    7.11
    2,468
    8.59
    4. Malaria
    3,905
    6.88
    1,223
    4.26
    5. HIV/AIDS
    3,273
    5.77
    804
    2.80
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,068
    5.40
    2,813
    9.79
    7. Stroke
    2,915
    5.14
    1,520
    5.29
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,146
    3.78
    2,156
    7.50
    9. Malnutrition
    1,752
    3.09
    653
    2.27
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,742
    3.07
    1,216
    4.23
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    1,559
    2.75
    749
    2.61
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,435
    2.53
    569
    1.98
    13. Liver Disease
    1,376
    2.42
    736
    2.56
    14. Meningitis
    1,291
    2.27
    569
    1.98
    15. Lung Disease
    1,150
    2.03
    410
    1.43
    16. Other Injuries
    1,050
    1.85
    501
    1.74
    17. Alzheimers & Dementia
    959
    1.69
    414
    1.44
    18. Cervical Cancer
    921
    1.62
    210
    0.73
    19. Hypertension
    873
    1.54
    172
    0.60
    20. Liver Cancer
    841
    1.48
    312
    1.09
    21. Maternal Conditions
    831
    1.46
    926
    3.22
    22. Suicide
    794
    1.40
    189
    0.66
    23. Falls
    779
    1.37
    273
    0.95
    24. Violence
    654
    1.15
    471
    1.64
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    602
    1.06
    17
    0.06
    26. Drownings
    585
    1.03
    194
    0.68
    27. Prostate Cancer
    530
    0.93
    114
    0.40
    28. Stomach Cancer
    528
    0.93
    76
    0.26
    29. Asthma
    496
    0.87
    167
    0.58
    30. Fires
    475
    0.84
    137
    0.48
    31. Kidney Disease
    469
    0.83
    469
    1.63
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    420
    0.74
    306
    1.07
    33. Lymphomas
    400
    0.70
    79
    0.27
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    382
    0.67
    86
    0.30
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    365
    0.64
    121
    0.42
    36. Breast Cancer
    347
    0.61
    183
    0.64
    37. Oral Cancer
    338
    0.60
    37
    0.13
    38. Skin Disease
    320
    0.56
    113
    0.39
    39. Epilepsy
    293
    0.52
    109
    0.38
    40. Poisonings
    282
    0.50
    80
    0.28
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    273
    0.48
    74
    0.26
    42. Hepatitis B
    260
    0.46
    70
    0.24
    43. Other Neoplasms
    211
    0.37
    65
    0.23
    44. Syphilis
    201
    0.35
    510
    1.78
    45. Leukemia
    200
    0.35
    28
    0.10
    46. Tuberculosis
    197
    0.35
    894
    3.11
    47. Schistosomiasis
    184
    0.32
    85
    0.30
    48. Alcohol
    156
    0.27
    33
    0.11
    49. Bladder Cancer
    132
    0.23
    34
    0.12
    50. Ovary Cancer
    125
    0.22
    43
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    33.53
    25
    20.20
    64
    2. Cervical Cancer
    27.98
    12
    18.43
    34
    3. Liver Cancer
    13.77
    23
    12.75
    28
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.04
    9
    0.78
    170
    5. Breast Cancer
    9.80
    158
    14.03
    120
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.53
    47
    3.52
    140
    7. Oral Cancer
    6.15
    29
    1.78
    155
    8. Lymphomas
    6.09
    66
    3.26
    145
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.31
    130
    3.08
    170
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.89
    115
    3.38
    135
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.80
    64
    1.67
    113
    12. Leukemia
    2.69
    139
    1.05
    178
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.65
    74
    1.18
    149
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.21
    51
    0.95
    139
    15. Lung Cancers
    1.75
    169
    1.46
    175
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.57
    149
    1.45
    155
    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.