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Sao Tome
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sao Tome and New Guinea 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.

New Guinea
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
Sao Tome Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    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
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    97.40
    57
    110.11
    43
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    95.45
    33
    64.64
    52
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.76
    135
    154.22
    65
    4. Liver Disease
    60.72
    4
    23.87
    58
    5. Lung Disease
    60.23
    8
    40.06
    27
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.52
    8
    17.90
    88
    7. Kidney Disease
    37.07
    15
    31.23
    27
    8. HIV/AIDS
    31.30
    39
    15.63
    57
    9. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    16.82
    43
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.87
    115
    19.48
    120
    11. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    6.44
    128
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.77
    59
    42.96
    41
    13. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    14.59
    109
    14. Asthma
    16.15
    20
    25.32
    5
    15. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    5.57
    90
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.62
    132
    57.71
    26
    17. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    14.60
    111
    18. Malnutrition
    13.44
    38
    5.03
    64
    19. Falls
    12.16
    39
    3.05
    141
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    5.79
    122
    21. Low Birth Weight
    9.30
    74
    14.96
    44
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.62
    66
    8.69
    64
    23. Birth Trauma
    8.04
    64
    13.29
    41
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    7.87
    42
    3.94
    109
    25. Tuberculosis
    7.49
    77
    72.76
    18
    26. Violence
    7.10
    73
    10.99
    39
    27. Measles
    6.66
    9
    1.18
    27
    28. Other Injuries
    6.48
    111
    10.90
    58
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.83
    27
    11.95
    2
    30. Hypertension
    5.57
    149
    14.67
    73
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.26
    97
    7.74
    49
    32. Maternal Conditions
    5.09
    49
    4.11
    52
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    1.24
    162
    34. Meningitis
    4.56
    48
    3.85
    53
    35. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    6.40
    54
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.41
    72
    8.83
    25
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    2.27
    101
    38. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    0.93
    168
    39. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    5.01
    70
    40. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    3.28
    46
    41. Suicide
    3.11
    169
    6.95
    121
    42. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    3.08
    123
    43. Drownings
    2.74
    111
    7.08
    33
    44. Epilepsy
    2.43
    58
    0.85
    153
    45. Skin Disease
    2.42
    80
    3.48
    61
    46. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    9.51
    43
    47. Appendicitis
    1.74
    36
    1.63
    43
    48. Encephalitis
    1.69
    35
    1.68
    36
    49. Hepatitis B
    1.60
    47
    0.93
    60
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1.56
    40
    0.00
    146
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    117
    11.77
    3,958
    7.92
    2. Stroke
    87
    8.75
    4,642
    9.29
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    77
    7.75
    6,422
    12.85
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    72
    7.24
    1,192
    2.39
    5. Liver Disease
    62
    6.24
    1,214
    2.43
    6. Lung Disease
    52
    5.23
    1,566
    3.13
    7. HIV/AIDS
    47
    4.73
    1,127
    2.26
    8. Kidney Disease
    39
    3.92
    1,344
    2.69
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33
    3.32
    2,126
    4.26
    10. Low Birth Weight
    33
    3.32
    1,751
    3.50
    11. Birth Trauma
    29
    2.92
    1,555
    3.11
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    2.82
    982
    1.97
    13. Measles
    24
    2.41
    135
    0.27
    14. Malnutrition
    23
    2.31
    283
    0.57
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17
    1.71
    603
    1.21
    16. Asthma
    16
    1.61
    1,041
    2.08
    17. Lung Cancers
    15
    1.51
    292
    0.58
    18. Violence
    14
    1.41
    824
    1.65
    19. Stomach Cancer
    14
    1.41
    245
    0.49
    20. Falls
    14
    1.41
    158
    0.32
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    13
    1.31
    2,373
    4.75
    22. Other Injuries
    12
    1.21
    720
    1.44
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    1.21
    202
    0.40
    24. Cervical Cancer
    11
    1.11
    459
    0.92
    25. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.91
    318
    0.64
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9
    0.91
    265
    0.53
    27. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.80
    391
    0.78
    28. Meningitis
    8
    0.80
    338
    0.68
    29. Tuberculosis
    8
    0.80
    3,389
    6.78
    30. Prostate Cancer
    6
    0.60
    220
    0.44
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.60
    615
    1.23
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6
    0.60
    369
    0.74
    33. Suicide
    5
    0.50
    484
    0.97
    34. Hypertension
    5
    0.50
    591
    1.18
    35. Lymphomas
    5
    0.50
    305
    0.61
    36. Drownings
    5
    0.50
    590
    1.18
    37. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.40
    41
    0.08
    38. Leukemia
    4
    0.40
    188
    0.38
    39. Epilepsy
    4
    0.40
    64
    0.13
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.40
    58
    0.12
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.40
    388
    0.78
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.40
    104
    0.21
    43. Skin Disease
    3
    0.30
    139
    0.28
    44. Encephalitis
    3
    0.30
    130
    0.26
    45. Tetanus
    2
    0.20
    52
    0.10
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.20
    31
    0.06
    47. Appendicitis
    2
    0.20
    85
    0.17
    48. Liver Cancer
    2
    0.20
    523
    1.05
    49. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.20
    53
    0.11
    50. Poisonings
    2
    0.20
    135
    0.27
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sao Tome SAO TOME   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.11
    23
    16.82
    43
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.78
    69
    6.44
    128
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.50
    82
    14.59
    109
    4. Stomach Cancer
    16.08
    13
    5.57
    90
    5. Breast Cancer
    14.56
    113
    14.60
    111
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.73
    72
    5.79
    122
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.99
    68
    1.24
    162
    8. Lymphomas
    4.44
    117
    6.40
    54
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.25
    46
    2.27
    101
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.18
    24
    0.93
    168
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.02
    111
    5.01
    70
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    50
    3.28
    46
    13. Leukemia
    3.09
    122
    3.08
    123
    14. Liver Cancer
    1.83
    178
    9.51
    43
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.23
    178
    16.26
    1
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    161
    3.42
    14
    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.