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Samoa
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Samoa and Cape Verde 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.

Cape Verde
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Samoa Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Cape Verde CAPE VERDE
      Samoa SAMOA   Cape Verde CAPE VERDE
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    47.0
    53.6
    50.2
    101
    89
    95
     
    50.7
    53.7
    52.2
    87
    87
    87
    1970
    52.0
    58.6
    55.2
    105
    91
    96
     
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
    1980
    57.0
    63.6
    60.2
    112
    95
    104
     
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
    1990
    62.1
    68.7
    65.3
    110
    100
    109
     
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
    2000
    67.2
    73.7
    70.2
    92
    81
    92
     
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
    2010
    69.6
    76.1
    72.6
    93
    84
    92
     
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
    2016
    72.0
    78.4
    75.1
    76
    68
    76
     
    71.1
    75.0
    73.2
    85
    107
    95
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Cape Verde CAPE VERDE
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.0
    78.4
    76
    68
    71.1
    75.0
    85
    107
    Age 5
    73.5
    79.8
    73
    58
    72.8
    76.5
    80
    105
    Age 10
    73.6
    79.9
    72
    57
    72.9
    76.5
    80
    106
    Age 15
    73.7
    80.0
    72
    57
    73.0
    76.6
    82
    106
    Age 20
    73.9
    80.0
    74
    58
    73.2
    76.7
    83
    106
    Age 25
    74.0
    80.1
    79
    58
    73.5
    76.9
    85
    105
    Age 30
    74.2
    80.3
    83
    59
    73.8
    77.1
    86
    106
    Age 35
    74.4
    80.4
    85
    62
    74.0
    77.3
    88
    107
    Age 40
    74.6
    80.6
    87
    64
    74.3
    77.5
    88
    107
    Age 45
    75.0
    80.9
    87
    64
    74.7
    77.9
    90
    107
    Age 50
    75.6
    81.3
    89
    61
    75.3
    78.3
    93
    107
    Age 55
    76.4
    81.9
    90
    59
    76.1
    78.9
    101
    108
    Age 60
    77.6
    82.6
    95
    59
    77.2
    79.7
    106
    108
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.7
    95
    60
    78.7
    80.8
    111
    109
    Age 70
    81.3
    85.0
    90
    62
    80.6
    82.2
    115
    109
    Age 75
    83.8
    86.8
    81
    58
    82.9
    84.1
    123
    115
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.9
    80
    55
    85.7
    86.6
    124
    119
    Age 85
    90.0
    91.7
    76
    46
    89.1
    89.7
    135
    124
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Cape Verde CAPE VERDE
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    114.69
    105
    169.28
    57
    2. Stroke
    71.26
    93
    76.93
    84
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.06
    24
    38.16
    60
    4. Kidney Disease
    35.52
    18
    19.19
    79
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.07
    88
    76.46
    44
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    28.25
    69
    26.82
    77
    7. Lung Disease
    23.07
    88
    24.15
    81
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.64
    91
    26.57
    52
    9. Hypertension
    14.14
    77
    10.11
    109
    10. Stomach Cancer
    10.66
    38
    4.99
    108
    11. Liver Disease
    10.18
    123
    21.57
    66
    12. Asthma
    9.69
    55
    5.34
    76
    13. Prostate Cancer
    9.63
    142
    18.38
    73
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.30
    42
    4.28
    123
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    7.82
    90
    9.64
    45
    16. Breast Cancer
    7.50
    173
    12.31
    131
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.34
    98
    16.04
    49
    18. Lymphomas
    7.19
    34
    3.53
    142
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.19
    119
    2.33
    160
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.16
    101
    4.62
    142
    21. Low Birth Weight
    7.00
    93
    7.66
    88
    22. Liver Cancer
    5.90
    82
    15.25
    18
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.65
    44
    4.52
    89
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.58
    79
    2.78
    143
    25. Suicide
    5.37
    145
    15.12
    26
    26. Skin Disease
    5.33
    22
    3.07
    70
    27. Other Injuries
    5.00
    138
    7.08
    103
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.78
    41
    2.82
    73
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.73
    81
    9.54
    68
    30. Leukemia
    4.52
    50
    1.93
    154
    31. Oral Cancer
    4.14
    69
    2.30
    125
    32. Violence
    3.77
    114
    8.70
    64
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.67
    89
    1.55
    150
    34. Drownings
    3.32
    99
    4.78
    72
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.11
    93
    1.97
    119
    36. Malnutrition
    2.81
    76
    1.85
    86
    37. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    69
    1.24
    143
    38. Falls
    2.54
    151
    3.23
    132
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.12
    108
    3.02
    86
    40. Skin Cancers
    2.11
    59
    0.98
    137
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.76
    123
    2.08
    98
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    126
    1.92
    116
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    131
    1.57
    124
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.19
    89
    1.10
    91
    45. Meningitis
    1.15
    87
    4.12
    51
    46. Leprosy
    0.99
    9
    0.17
    56
    47. Other Neoplasms
    0.90
    165
    1.93
    124
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.89
    138
    5.27
    92
    49. Fires
    0.89
    120
    1.71
    87
    50. Syphilis
    0.81
    55
    0.21
    84
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Samoa SAMOA   Cape Verde CAPE VERDE
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    162
    19.17
    603
    22.83
    2. Stroke
    100
    11.83
    276
    10.45
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    82
    9.70
    134
    5.07
    4. Kidney Disease
    50
    5.92
    72
    2.73
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    49
    5.80
    291
    11.02
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    40
    4.73
    101
    3.82
    7. Lung Disease
    32
    3.79
    85
    3.22
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    29
    3.43
    112
    4.24
    9. Hypertension
    20
    2.37
    36
    1.36
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    20
    2.37
    58
    2.20
    11. Low Birth Weight
    19
    2.25
    47
    1.78
    12. Stomach Cancer
    15
    1.78
    18
    0.68
    13. Liver Disease
    15
    1.78
    78
    2.95
    14. Asthma
    14
    1.66
    20
    0.76
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    12
    1.42
    16
    0.61
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10
    1.18
    17
    0.64
    17. Lung Cancers
    10
    1.18
    9
    0.34
    18. Lymphomas
    10
    1.18
    14
    0.53
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9
    1.07
    40
    1.51
    20. Suicide
    9
    1.07
    61
    2.31
    21. Liver Cancer
    8
    0.95
    58
    2.20
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    8
    0.95
    12
    0.45
    23. Skin Disease
    8
    0.95
    12
    0.45
    24. Other Injuries
    8
    0.95
    30
    1.14
    25. Breast Cancer
    7
    0.83
    27
    1.02
    26. Leukemia
    7
    0.83
    8
    0.30
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    0.83
    10
    0.38
    28. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.71
    19
    0.72
    29. Oral Cancer
    6
    0.71
    8
    0.30
    30. Drownings
    6
    0.71
    22
    0.83
    31. Violence
    6
    0.71
    44
    1.67
    32. Malnutrition
    5
    0.59
    8
    0.30
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5
    0.59
    6
    0.23
    34. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.59
    34
    1.29
    35. Prostate Cancer
    5
    0.59
    25
    0.95
    36. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.47
    9
    0.34
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.47
    8
    0.30
    38. Falls
    4
    0.47
    12
    0.45
    39. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.36
    3
    0.11
    40. Syphilis
    2
    0.24
    1
    0.04
    41. Meningitis
    2
    0.24
    17
    0.64
    42. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.24
    6
    0.23
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    2
    0.24
    7
    0.27
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.24
    3
    0.11
    45. Bladder Cancer
    2
    0.24
    6
    0.23
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.24
    8
    0.30
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.12
    20
    0.76
    48. Pertussis
    1
    0.12
    0
    0.00
    49. Measles
    1
    0.12
    0
    0.00
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.12
    4
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Cape Verde CAPE VERDE
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    10.66
    38
    4.99
    108
    2. Prostate Cancer
    9.63
    142
    18.38
    73
    3. Breast Cancer
    7.50
    173
    12.31
    131
    4. Cervical Cancer
    7.34
    98
    16.04
    49
    5. Lymphomas
    7.19
    34
    3.53
    142
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.19
    119
    2.33
    160
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.16
    101
    4.62
    142
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.90
    82
    15.25
    18
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.65
    44
    4.52
    89
    10. Leukemia
    4.52
    50
    1.93
    154
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.14
    69
    2.30
    125
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.67
    89
    1.55
    150
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    69
    1.24
    143
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.11
    59
    0.98
    137
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    126
    1.92
    116
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    131
    1.57
    124
    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.