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Sao Tome
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sao Tome and Bahamas 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.

Bahamas
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
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Bahamas BAHAMAS
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Bahamas BAHAMAS
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
     
    60.9
    65.9
    63.3
    51
    47
    49
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
     
    63.1
    69.4
    66.2
    59
    48
    55
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
     
    63.8
    71.8
    67.7
    73
    59
    64
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
     
    66.0
    73.3
    69.5
    76
    69
    70
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
     
    69.5
    75.7
    72.6
    65
    53
    55
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
     
    71.7
    78.1
    75.0
    65
    51
    56
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
    72.6
    78.6
    75.7
    70
    62
    65
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Bahamas BAHAMAS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    72.6
    78.6
    70
    62
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    73.5
    79.4
    72
    65
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    73.6
    79.5
    73
    64
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    73.7
    79.6
    73
    64
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    73.9
    79.7
    73
    63
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    74.3
    79.9
    74
    62
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    74.9
    80.2
    70
    61
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    75.6
    80.6
    64
    57
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    76.4
    81.2
    58
    51
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    77.3
    81.8
    52
    48
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    78.3
    82.5
    47
    42
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    79.5
    83.3
    43
    40
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    80.7
    84.1
    41
    38
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    82.1
    85.1
    42
    39
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    83.8
    86.3
    41
    37
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    85.7
    87.9
    42
    34
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    87.9
    89.7
    47
    34
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
    90.6
    92.1
    52
    28
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Bahamas BAHAMAS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    97.40
    57
    42.01
    132
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    95.45
    33
    22.73
    107
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.76
    135
    70.87
    150
    4. Liver Disease
    60.72
    4
    10.04
    124
    5. Lung Disease
    60.23
    8
    6.04
    183
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.52
    8
    9.15
    126
    7. Kidney Disease
    37.07
    15
    17.31
    81
    8. HIV/AIDS
    31.30
    39
    61.53
    28
    9. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    11.11
    73
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.87
    115
    16.61
    135
    11. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    9.75
    102
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.77
    59
    0.89
    144
    13. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    54.01
    8
    14. Asthma
    16.15
    20
    1.29
    133
    15. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    7.26
    69
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.62
    132
    28.00
    96
    17. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    31.55
    6
    18. Malnutrition
    13.44
    38
    0.81
    106
    19. Falls
    12.16
    39
    2.27
    159
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    16.00
    25
    21. Low Birth Weight
    9.30
    74
    4.55
    119
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.62
    66
    3.37
    156
    23. Birth Trauma
    8.04
    64
    1.78
    116
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    7.87
    42
    7.66
    45
    25. Tuberculosis
    7.49
    77
    0.19
    168
    26. Violence
    7.10
    73
    27.81
    12
    27. Measles
    6.66
    9
    0.00
    115
    28. Other Injuries
    6.48
    111
    5.87
    121
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.83
    27
    1.16
    121
    30. Hypertension
    5.57
    149
    33.97
    11
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.26
    97
    7.88
    46
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.09
    49
    1.04
    93
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    3.41
    98
    34. Meningitis
    4.56
    48
    0.60
    125
    35. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    7.60
    23
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.41
    72
    1.60
    134
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    2.67
    86
    38. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    1.43
    139
    39. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    4.17
    101
    40. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    4.40
    26
    41. Suicide
    3.11
    169
    1.59
    181
    42. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    2.65
    142
    43. Drownings
    2.74
    111
    3.73
    89
    44. Epilepsy
    2.43
    58
    0.84
    154
    45. Skin Disease
    2.42
    80
    5.22
    27
    46. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    5.84
    85
    47. Appendicitis
    1.74
    36
    0.39
    100
    48. Encephalitis
    1.69
    35
    0.28
    172
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.60
    47
    0.10
    165
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1.56
    40
    0.00
    74
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Bahamas BAHAMAS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    117
    11.77
    92
    4.20
    2. Stroke
    87
    8.75
    177
    8.08
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    77
    7.75
    301
    13.74
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    72
    7.24
    38
    1.74
    5. Liver Disease
    62
    6.24
    44
    2.01
    6. Lung Disease
    52
    5.23
    25
    1.14
    7. HIV/AIDS
    47
    4.73
    267
    12.19
    8. Kidney Disease
    39
    3.92
    74
    3.38
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33
    3.32
    3
    0.14
    10. Low Birth Weight
    33
    3.32
    14
    0.64
    11. Birth Trauma
    29
    2.92
    6
    0.27
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    2.82
    11
    0.50
    13. Measles
    24
    2.41
    0
    0.00
    14. Malnutrition
    23
    2.31
    3
    0.14
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17
    1.71
    68
    3.11
    16. Asthma
    16
    1.61
    5
    0.23
    17. Lung Cancers
    15
    1.51
    42
    1.92
    18. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.41
    31
    1.42
    19. Falls
    14
    1.41
    9
    0.41
    20. Violence
    14
    1.41
    116
    5.30
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    13
    1.31
    119
    5.43
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    1.21
    32
    1.46
    23. Other Injuries
    12
    1.21
    24
    1.10
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.11
    26
    1.19
    25. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.91
    4
    0.18
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.91
    69
    3.15
    27. Tuberculosis
    8
    0.80
    1
    0.05
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.80
    3
    0.14
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.80
    77
    3.52
    30. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.60
    88
    4.02
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.60
    5
    0.23
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.60
    34
    1.55
    33. Lymphomas
    5
    0.50
    33
    1.51
    34. Hypertension
    5
    0.50
    143
    6.53
    35. Drownings
    5
    0.50
    15
    0.68
    36. Suicide
    5
    0.50
    7
    0.32
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.40
    12
    0.55
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.40
    14
    0.64
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.40
    6
    0.27
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.40
    11
    0.50
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.40
    4
    0.18
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.40
    7
    0.32
    43. Encephalitis
    3
    0.30
    1
    0.05
    44. Skin Disease
    3
    0.30
    22
    1.00
    45. Tetanus
    2
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    46. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    47. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.20
    25
    1.14
    48. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.20
    10
    0.46
    49. Alcohol
    2
    0.20
    8
    0.37
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.20
    2
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Bahamas BAHAMAS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    11.11
    73
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    9.75
    102
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    54.01
    8
    4. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    7.26
    69
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    31.55
    6
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    16.00
    25
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    3.41
    98
    8. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    7.60
    23
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    2.67
    86
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    1.43
    139
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    4.17
    101
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    4.40
    26
    13. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    2.65
    142
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    5.84
    85
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.23
    178
    3.21
    89
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    161
    1.95
    63
    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.