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Sao Tome
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sao Tome and Botswana 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.

Botswana
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   Botswana BOTSWANA
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Botswana BOTSWANA
           
    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
     
    48.9
    52.5
    50.7
    95
    91
    92
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
     
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    100
    98
    98
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
     
    58.5
    62.6
    60.5
    101
    102
    101
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
     
    60.5
    65.6
    63.0
    118
    116
    116
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
     
    47.9
    47.7
    47.8
    168
    177
    173
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
     
    58.7
    63.7
    61.1
    150
    143
    149
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
    63.6
    68.4
    66.1
    142
    136
    138
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Botswana BOTSWANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    63.6
    68.4
    142
    136
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    66.4
    71.0
    148
    141
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    66.6
    71.2
    152
    140
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    67.0
    71.4
    153
    141
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    67.5
    71.8
    152
    142
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    68.0
    72.3
    153
    142
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    68.6
    72.9
    156
    144
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    69.3
    73.6
    159
    144
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    70.3
    74.5
    161
    142
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    71.5
    75.5
    157
    137
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    72.8
    76.5
    149
    130
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    74.3
    77.5
    145
    130
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    75.9
    78.6
    138
    127
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    77.8
    79.9
    140
    129
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    80.0
    81.5
    141
    130
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    82.5
    83.6
    146
    134
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    85.5
    86.2
    146
    137
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
    88.9
    89.4
    147
    138
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Botswana BOTSWANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    112.64
    53
    98.02
    73
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    101.05
    28
    82.52
    50
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.70
    121
    107.42
    107
    4. Lung Disease
    60.20
    9
    42.66
    20
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    47.90
    2
    22.23
    71
    6. Liver Disease
    47.60
    14
    11.84
    114
    7. Kidney Disease
    40.64
    12
    17.91
    75
    8. Malaria
    40.52
    19
    0.10
    59
    9. HIV/AIDS
    33.69
    38
    203.29
    7
    10. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
    16.33
    49
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19.99
    56
    30.85
    46
    12. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
    8.97
    142
    13. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
    4.05
    141
    14. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
    0.73
    183
    15. Asthma
    16.94
    24
    12.57
    45
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.27
    136
    66.64
    24
    17. Malnutrition
    14.89
    28
    5.76
    54
    18. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
    8.43
    169
    19. Falls
    13.09
    27
    2.99
    142
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.65
    136
    13.47
    132
    21. Low Birth Weight
    11.82
    65
    17.86
    30
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
    2.84
    175
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    10.43
    57
    10.79
    53
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    9.89
    46
    6.42
    80
    25. Birth Trauma
    9.21
    61
    10.12
    54
    26. Tuberculosis
    8.51
    79
    46.74
    36
    27. Other Injuries
    7.49
    101
    5.79
    129
    28. Measles
    6.94
    12
    0.27
    56
    29. Violence
    6.59
    79
    10.48
    46
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.84
    23
    3.65
    64
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.30
    100
    11.22
    24
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.23
    50
    3.30
    59
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
    0.76
    169
    34. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
    5.07
    90
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
    0.24
    181
    36. Hypertension
    4.58
    156
    28.14
    28
    37. Meningitis
    4.51
    53
    3.54
    61
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
    8.08
    23
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
    2.12
    170
    40. Tetanus
    3.52
    10
    0.22
    74
    41. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
    1.11
    167
    42. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
    1.31
    128
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.14
    88
    4.34
    69
    44. Suicide
    2.67
    176
    12.22
    57
    45. Epilepsy
    2.51
    63
    6.87
    16
    46. Skin Disease
    2.46
    71
    4.84
    30
    47. Drownings
    2.33
    116
    3.92
    93
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.13
    39
    1.04
    43
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
    3.06
    158
    50. Encephalitis
    1.54
    33
    0.35
    132
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Botswana BOTSWANA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    121
    11.30
    1,154
    7.88
    2. Stroke
    93
    8.68
    1,023
    6.98
    3. Malaria
    74
    6.91
    2
    0.01
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    74
    6.91
    1,147
    7.83
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    64
    5.98
    475
    3.24
    6. HIV/AIDS
    48
    4.48
    4,002
    27.32
    7. Lung Disease
    48
    4.48
    440
    3.00
    8. Liver Disease
    46
    4.30
    157
    1.07
    9. Low Birth Weight
    40
    3.73
    536
    3.66
    10. Kidney Disease
    40
    3.73
    208
    1.42
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39
    3.64
    474
    3.24
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    32
    2.99
    303
    2.07
    13. Birth Trauma
    31
    2.89
    304
    2.08
    14. Malnutrition
    28
    2.61
    128
    0.87
    15. Measles
    23
    2.15
    8
    0.05
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    17
    1.59
    104
    0.71
    17. Asthma
    16
    1.49
    154
    1.05
    18. Falls
    16
    1.49
    35
    0.24
    19. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.31
    9
    0.06
    20. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.31
    49
    0.33
    21. Other Injuries
    14
    1.31
    109
    0.74
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    12
    1.12
    752
    5.13
    23. Violence
    12
    1.12
    245
    1.67
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.03
    117
    0.80
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10
    0.93
    127
    0.87
    26. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.84
    81
    0.55
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.84
    37
    0.25
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.75
    65
    0.44
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.75
    60
    0.41
    30. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.65
    630
    4.30
    31. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.56
    36
    0.25
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.56
    46
    0.31
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.56
    140
    0.96
    34. Tetanus
    5
    0.47
    6
    0.04
    35. Lymphomas
    5
    0.47
    86
    0.59
    36. Drownings
    5
    0.47
    79
    0.54
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.37
    96
    0.66
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.37
    10
    0.07
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.37
    2
    0.01
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.37
    20
    0.14
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.37
    115
    0.79
    42. Hypertension
    4
    0.37
    301
    2.05
    43. Suicide
    4
    0.37
    220
    1.50
    44. Encephalitis
    3
    0.28
    7
    0.05
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.28
    48
    0.33
    46. Poisonings
    3
    0.28
    34
    0.23
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2
    0.19
    14
    0.10
    48. Anemia
    2
    0.19
    7
    0.05
    49. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.19
    40
    0.27
    50. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.19
    13
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Botswana BOTSWANA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
    16.33
    49
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
    8.97
    142
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
    4.05
    141
    4. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
    0.73
    183
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
    8.43
    169
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
    2.84
    175
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
    0.76
    169
    8. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
    5.07
    90
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
    0.24
    181
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
    8.08
    23
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
    2.12
    170
    12. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
    1.11
    167
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
    1.31
    128
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
    3.06
    158
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    162
    3.47
    74
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.68
    145
    3.98
    11
    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.