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Sao Tome
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sao Tome and Guinea-Bissau 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.

Guinea-Bissau
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   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
           
    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
     
    32.6
    35.6
    34.1
    169
    166
    167
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
     
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
     
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
     
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
     
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
     
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    112.64
    53
    123.07
    35
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    101.05
    28
    146.18
    13
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.70
    121
    129.92
    68
    4. Lung Disease
    60.20
    9
    26.93
    59
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    47.90
    2
    31.94
    33
    6. Liver Disease
    47.60
    14
    39.28
    21
    7. Kidney Disease
    40.64
    12
    19.80
    63
    8. Malaria
    40.52
    19
    40.93
    18
    9. HIV/AIDS
    33.69
    38
    128.66
    14
    10. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
    21.99
    24
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19.99
    56
    57.58
    29
    12. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
    22.32
    56
    13. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
    1.82
    163
    14. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
    3.47
    140
    15. Asthma
    16.94
    24
    15.60
    30
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.27
    136
    37.28
    64
    17. Malnutrition
    14.89
    28
    13.59
    30
    18. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
    13.52
    127
    19. Falls
    13.09
    27
    13.34
    25
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.65
    136
    14.11
    127
    21. Low Birth Weight
    11.82
    65
    23.18
    18
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
    2.85
    173
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    10.43
    57
    15.02
    12
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    9.89
    46
    9.19
    51
    25. Birth Trauma
    9.21
    61
    26.71
    6
    26. Tuberculosis
    8.51
    79
    145.92
    3
    27. Other Injuries
    7.49
    101
    17.85
    25
    28. Measles
    6.94
    12
    17.42
    3
    29. Violence
    6.59
    79
    9.14
    56
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.84
    23
    3.98
    58
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.30
    100
    4.69
    117
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.23
    50
    14.79
    29
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
    1.20
    150
    34. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
    2.99
    136
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
    1.58
    115
    36. Hypertension
    4.58
    156
    12.65
    99
    37. Meningitis
    4.51
    53
    23.57
    16
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
    0.56
    174
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
    2.79
    155
    40. Tetanus
    3.52
    10
    2.27
    20
    41. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
    0.54
    181
    42. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
    1.29
    130
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.14
    88
    7.57
    31
    44. Suicide
    2.67
    176
    9.31
    103
    45. Epilepsy
    2.51
    63
    4.12
    40
    46. Skin Disease
    2.46
    71
    2.33
    76
    47. Drownings
    2.33
    116
    8.71
    29
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.13
    39
    4.80
    14
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
    12.66
    27
    50. Encephalitis
    1.54
    33
    3.77
    1
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    121
    11.30
    2,025
    11.83
    2. Stroke
    93
    8.68
    977
    5.71
    3. Malaria
    74
    6.91
    692
    4.04
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    74
    6.91
    969
    5.66
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    64
    5.98
    495
    2.89
    6. HIV/AIDS
    48
    4.48
    1,860
    10.86
    7. Lung Disease
    48
    4.48
    208
    1.21
    8. Liver Disease
    46
    4.30
    402
    2.35
    9. Low Birth Weight
    40
    3.73
    756
    4.42
    10. Kidney Disease
    40
    3.73
    209
    1.22
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39
    3.64
    992
    5.79
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    32
    2.99
    431
    2.52
    13. Birth Trauma
    31
    2.89
    871
    5.09
    14. Malnutrition
    28
    2.61
    260
    1.52
    15. Measles
    23
    2.15
    552
    3.22
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    17
    1.59
    161
    0.94
    17. Asthma
    16
    1.49
    147
    0.86
    18. Falls
    16
    1.49
    128
    0.75
    19. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.31
    33
    0.19
    20. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.31
    15
    0.09
    21. Other Injuries
    14
    1.31
    305
    1.78
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    12
    1.12
    300
    1.75
    23. Violence
    12
    1.12
    169
    0.99
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.03
    103
    0.60
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10
    0.93
    88
    0.51
    26. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.84
    255
    1.49
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.84
    28
    0.16
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.75
    437
    2.55
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.75
    70
    0.41
    30. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.65
    1,403
    8.19
    31. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.56
    65
    0.38
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.56
    40
    0.23
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.56
    52
    0.30
    34. Tetanus
    5
    0.47
    62
    0.36
    35. Lymphomas
    5
    0.47
    33
    0.19
    36. Drownings
    5
    0.47
    177
    1.03
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.37
    5
    0.03
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.37
    10
    0.06
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.37
    13
    0.08
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.37
    7
    0.04
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.37
    65
    0.38
    42. Hypertension
    4
    0.37
    100
    0.58
    43. Suicide
    4
    0.37
    116
    0.68
    44. Encephalitis
    3
    0.28
    66
    0.39
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.28
    75
    0.44
    46. Poisonings
    3
    0.28
    52
    0.30
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2
    0.19
    48
    0.28
    48. Anemia
    2
    0.19
    21
    0.12
    49. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.19
    124
    0.72
    50. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.19
    15
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
    21.99
    24
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
    22.32
    56
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
    1.82
    163
    4. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
    3.47
    140
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
    13.52
    127
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
    2.85
    173
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
    1.20
    150
    8. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
    2.99
    136
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
    1.58
    115
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
    0.56
    174
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
    2.79
    155
    12. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
    0.54
    181
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
    1.29
    130
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
    12.66
    27
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    162
    1.79
    137
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.68
    145
    1.08
    116
    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.