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Sao Tome
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sao Tome and Comoros 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.

Comoros
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Comoros COMOROS
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Comoros COMOROS
           
    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
     
    42.2
    45.2
    43.7
    127
    128
    128
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
     
    46.2
    49.8
    48.0
    132
    130
    131
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
     
    50.2
    54.2
    52.2
    137
    136
    136
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
     
    54.9
    58.8
    56.8
    141
    140
    143
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
     
    57.9
    61.1
    59.5
    135
    134
    135
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
     
    60.2
    63.4
    61.8
    143
    146
    147
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
    62.3
    65.5
    63.9
    148
    153
    149
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Comoros COMOROS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    62.3
    65.5
    148
    153
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    67.4
    70.3
    141
    147
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    67.8
    70.6
    140
    149
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    68.0
    70.8
    140
    149
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    68.5
    71.2
    140
    149
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    69.1
    71.7
    140
    149
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    69.7
    72.3
    141
    151
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    70.3
    72.9
    142
    151
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    71.0
    73.5
    144
    154
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    71.8
    74.2
    149
    158
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    72.7
    75.0
    158
    160
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    73.9
    76.0
    157
    161
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    75.4
    77.2
    158
    162
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    77.3
    78.7
    164
    164
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    79.5
    80.5
    163
    163
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    82.2
    82.9
    162
    165
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    85.2
    85.7
    159
    163
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
    88.8
    89.1
    161
    161
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Comoros COMOROS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    97.40
    57
    89.43
    67
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    95.45
    33
    119.97
    20
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.76
    135
    144.62
    73
    4. Liver Disease
    60.72
    4
    26.50
    50
    5. Lung Disease
    60.23
    8
    27.97
    66
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.52
    8
    41.68
    12
    7. Kidney Disease
    37.07
    15
    12.73
    108
    8. HIV/AIDS
    31.30
    39
    0.82
    121
    9. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    43.22
    3
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.87
    115
    33.96
    39
    11. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    2.47
    155
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.77
    59
    125.72
    11
    13. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    30.07
    35
    14. Asthma
    16.15
    20
    9.95
    54
    15. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    2.13
    175
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.62
    132
    41.55
    51
    17. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    11.52
    137
    18. Malnutrition
    13.44
    38
    28.90
    9
    19. Falls
    12.16
    39
    18.54
    12
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    3.93
    155
    21. Low Birth Weight
    9.30
    74
    26.85
    5
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.62
    66
    9.66
    44
    23. Birth Trauma
    8.04
    64
    16.52
    23
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    7.87
    42
    8.09
    39
    25. Tuberculosis
    7.49
    77
    11.23
    67
    26. Violence
    7.10
    73
    9.11
    58
    27. Measles
    6.66
    9
    0.63
    38
    28. Other Injuries
    6.48
    111
    14.44
    27
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.83
    27
    3.07
    67
    30. Hypertension
    5.57
    149
    25.55
    22
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.26
    97
    7.73
    50
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.09
    49
    10.00
    40
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    1.88
    137
    34. Meningitis
    4.56
    48
    22.53
    19
    35. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    7.38
    32
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.41
    72
    7.55
    39
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    10.35
    14
    38. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    3.15
    52
    39. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    2.08
    170
    40. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    1.80
    107
    41. Suicide
    3.11
    169
    11.13
    64
    42. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    2.06
    152
    43. Drownings
    2.74
    111
    6.47
    40
    44. Epilepsy
    2.43
    58
    3.97
    21
    45. Skin Disease
    2.42
    80
    7.33
    7
    46. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    5.66
    92
    47. Appendicitis
    1.74
    36
    1.75
    35
    48. Encephalitis
    1.69
    35
    0.83
    88
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.60
    47
    3.63
    22
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1.56
    40
    0.00
    90
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Comoros COMOROS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    117
    11.77
    676
    13.30
    2. Stroke
    87
    8.75
    283
    5.57
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    77
    7.75
    438
    8.62
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    72
    7.24
    236
    4.64
    5. Liver Disease
    62
    6.24
    106
    2.08
    6. Lung Disease
    52
    5.23
    82
    1.61
    7. HIV/AIDS
    47
    4.73
    6
    0.12
    8. Kidney Disease
    39
    3.92
    46
    0.90
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33
    3.32
    621
    12.21
    10. Low Birth Weight
    33
    3.32
    362
    7.12
    11. Birth Trauma
    29
    2.92
    223
    4.39
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    2.82
    128
    2.52
    13. Measles
    24
    2.41
    7
    0.14
    14. Malnutrition
    23
    2.31
    180
    3.54
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17
    1.71
    72
    1.42
    16. Asthma
    16
    1.61
    39
    0.77
    17. Lung Cancers
    15
    1.51
    9
    0.18
    18. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.41
    8
    0.16
    19. Falls
    14
    1.41
    62
    1.22
    20. Violence
    14
    1.41
    63
    1.24
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    13
    1.31
    135
    2.66
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    1.21
    44
    0.87
    23. Other Injuries
    12
    1.21
    96
    1.89
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.11
    95
    1.87
    25. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.91
    75
    1.48
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.91
    16
    0.31
    27. Tuberculosis
    8
    0.80
    51
    1.00
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.80
    143
    2.81
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.80
    26
    0.51
    30. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.60
    33
    0.65
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.60
    12
    0.24
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.60
    32
    0.63
    33. Lymphomas
    5
    0.50
    37
    0.73
    34. Hypertension
    5
    0.50
    74
    1.46
    35. Drownings
    5
    0.50
    46
    0.90
    36. Suicide
    5
    0.50
    54
    1.06
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.40
    37
    0.73
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.40
    6
    0.12
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.40
    12
    0.24
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.40
    12
    0.24
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.40
    26
    0.51
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.40
    25
    0.49
    43. Encephalitis
    3
    0.30
    9
    0.18
    44. Skin Disease
    3
    0.30
    33
    0.65
    45. Tetanus
    2
    0.20
    15
    0.30
    46. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.20
    17
    0.33
    47. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.20
    23
    0.45
    48. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.20
    5
    0.10
    49. Alcohol
    2
    0.20
    9
    0.18
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.20
    9
    0.18
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Comoros COMOROS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    43.22
    3
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    2.47
    155
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    30.07
    35
    4. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    2.13
    175
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    11.52
    137
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    3.93
    155
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    1.88
    137
    8. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    7.38
    32
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    10.35
    14
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    3.15
    52
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    2.08
    170
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    1.80
    107
    13. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    2.06
    152
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    5.66
    92
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.23
    178
    8.61
    9
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    161
    2.24
    47
    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.