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Compare Sao Tome and Mauritius 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Mauritius MAURITIUS
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
     
    57.7
    61.2
    59.4
    65
    66
    65
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
     
    60.3
    64.6
    62.4
    70
    69
    67
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
     
    63.4
    68.7
    66.0
    76
    77
    75
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
     
    65.6
    73.4
    69.4
    82
    66
    72
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
     
    67.8
    74.3
    71.0
    85
    75
    81
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
     
    70.1
    76.6
    73.3
    85
    75
    83
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
    71.6
    78.1
    74.8
    79
    72
    82
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Mauritius MAURITIUS
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
     
    71.6
    78.1
    79
    72
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
     
    72.6
    79.1
    84
    73
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
     
    72.7
    79.1
    84
    76
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
     
    72.8
    79.2
    86
    75
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
     
    73.0
    79.3
    85
    77
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
     
    73.3
    79.4
    86
    78
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
     
    73.7
    79.5
    87
    74
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
     
    74.1
    79.7
    87
    74
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
     
    74.7
    80.0
    86
    73
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
     
    75.4
    80.3
    85
    72
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
     
    76.3
    80.9
    81
    70
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
     
    77.5
    81.5
    76
    67
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
     
    78.9
    82.3
    70
    65
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
     
    80.6
    83.5
    66
    64
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
     
    82.5
    84.8
    65
    64
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
     
    84.7
    86.6
    64
    63
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
     
    87.3
    88.7
    63
    60
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
     
    90.4
    91.5
    62
    55
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Mauritius MAURITIUS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    112.64
    53
     
    53.19
    131
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    101.05
    28
     
    22.44
    124
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.70
    121
     
    115.32
    94
    4. Lung Disease
    60.20
    9
     
    30.56
    46
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    47.90
    2
     
    11.81
    117
    6. Liver Disease
    47.60
    14
     
    10.35
    125
    7. Kidney Disease
    40.64
    12
     
    12.02
    107
    8. Malaria
    40.52
    19
     
    0.00
    137
    9. HIV/AIDS
    33.69
    38
     
    7.23
    80
    10. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
     
    7.41
    99
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19.99
    56
     
    2.68
    102
    12. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
     
    12.88
    116
    13. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
     
    10.62
    100
    14. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
     
    5.96
    80
    15. Asthma
    16.94
    24
     
    10.99
    57
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.27
    136
     
    167.64
    2
    17. Malnutrition
    14.89
    28
     
    1.48
    98
    18. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
     
    20.98
    46
    19. Falls
    13.09
    27
     
    2.22
    164
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.65
    136
     
    2.35
    178
    21. Low Birth Weight
    11.82
    65
     
    6.37
    99
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
     
    9.17
    80
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    10.43
    57
     
    6.57
    123
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    9.89
    46
     
    5.00
    100
    25. Birth Trauma
    9.21
    61
     
    1.30
    131
    26. Tuberculosis
    8.51
    79
     
    1.28
    127
    27. Other Injuries
    7.49
    101
     
    7.70
    99
    28. Measles
    6.94
    12
     
    0.00
    153
    29. Violence
    6.59
    79
     
    2.45
    133
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.84
    23
     
    0.46
    170
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.30
    100
     
    4.90
    108
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.23
    50
     
    0.61
    108
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
     
    3.87
    84
    34. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
     
    2.28
    161
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
     
    1.30
    134
    36. Hypertension
    4.58
    156
     
    18.41
    56
    37. Meningitis
    4.51
    53
     
    0.42
    140
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
     
    2.43
    91
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
     
    4.83
    77
    40. Tetanus
    3.52
    10
     
    0.03
    110
    41. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
     
    3.39
    112
    42. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
     
    1.33
    126
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.14
    88
     
    1.43
    136
    44. Suicide
    2.67
    176
     
    8.81
    110
    45. Epilepsy
    2.51
    63
     
    2.08
    77
    46. Skin Disease
    2.46
    71
     
    2.81
    64
    47. Drownings
    2.33
    116
     
    3.08
    102
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.13
    39
     
    0.00
    64
    49. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
     
    3.12
    156
    50. Encephalitis
    1.54
    33
     
    0.54
    97
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Mauritius MAURITIUS
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    121
    11.30
     
    305
    3.44
    2. Stroke
    93
    8.68
     
    773
    8.72
    3. Malaria
    74
    6.91
     
    0
    0.00
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    74
    6.91
     
    1,699
    19.17
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    64
    5.98
     
    165
    1.86
    6. HIV/AIDS
    48
    4.48
     
    101
    1.14
    7. Lung Disease
    48
    4.48
     
    440
    4.96
    8. Liver Disease
    46
    4.30
     
    158
    1.78
    9. Low Birth Weight
    40
    3.73
     
    51
    0.58
    10. Kidney Disease
    40
    3.73
     
    179
    2.02
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39
    3.64
     
    35
    0.39
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    32
    2.99
     
    55
    0.62
    13. Birth Trauma
    31
    2.89
     
    10
    0.11
    14. Malnutrition
    28
    2.61
     
    21
    0.24
    15. Measles
    23
    2.15
     
    0
    0.00
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    17
    1.59
     
    71
    0.80
    17. Asthma
    16
    1.49
     
    157
    1.77
    18. Falls
    16
    1.49
     
    33
    0.37
    19. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.31
     
    91
    1.03
    20. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.31
     
    162
    1.83
    21. Other Injuries
    14
    1.31
     
    108
    1.22
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    12
    1.12
     
    2,546
    28.73
    23. Violence
    12
    1.12
     
    34
    0.38
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.03
     
    62
    0.70
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10
    0.93
     
    33
    0.37
    26. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.84
     
    8
    0.09
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.84
     
    141
    1.59
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.75
     
    5
    0.06
    29. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.75
     
    171
    1.93
    30. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.65
     
    19
    0.21
    31. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.56
     
    77
    0.87
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.56
     
    7
    0.08
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.56
     
    70
    0.79
    34. Tetanus
    5
    0.47
     
    0
    0.00
    35. Lymphomas
    5
    0.47
     
    35
    0.39
    36. Drownings
    5
    0.47
     
    42
    0.47
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.37
     
    37
    0.42
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.37
     
    59
    0.67
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.37
     
    19
    0.21
    40. Leukemia
    4
    0.37
     
    43
    0.49
    41. Epilepsy
    4
    0.37
     
    29
    0.33
    42. Hypertension
    4
    0.37
     
    268
    3.02
    43. Suicide
    4
    0.37
     
    119
    1.34
    44. Encephalitis
    3
    0.28
     
    7
    0.08
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.28
     
    21
    0.24
    46. Poisonings
    3
    0.28
     
    2
    0.02
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2
    0.19
     
    0
    0.00
    48. Anemia
    2
    0.19
     
    33
    0.37
    49. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.19
     
    48
    0.54
    50. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.19
     
    40
    0.45
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   Mauritius MAURITIUS
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.48
    23
     
    7.41
    99
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    75
     
    12.88
    116
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.95
    68
     
    10.62
    100
    4. Stomach Cancer
    17.70
    9
     
    5.96
    80
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.68
    118
     
    20.98
    46
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.56
    61
     
    9.17
    80
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    65
     
    3.87
    84
    8. Lymphomas
    4.63
    103
     
    2.28
    161
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    17
     
    1.30
    134
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.44
    45
     
    2.43
    91
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.91
    104
     
    4.83
    77
    12. Leukemia
    3.32
    113
     
    3.39
    112
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.30
    44
     
    1.33
    126
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.91
    179
     
    3.12
    156
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    162
     
    3.42
    75
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.68
    145
     
    0.36
    173
     
     
     
    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.