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Senegal
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Senegal and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Senegal Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    40.2
    41.2
    40.7
    142
    147
    143
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    44.6
    45.5
    45.0
    141
    145
    142
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    50.6
    51.7
    51.1
    134
    143
    140
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    56.4
    58.5
    57.4
    136
    141
    138
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    56.0
    59.0
    57.5
    143
    145
    143
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    62.6
    65.8
    64.3
    132
    136
    135
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    64.7
    68.7
    66.8
    132
    134
    131
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.7
    68.7
    132
    134
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    68.1
    71.8
    132
    135
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    68.7
    72.3
    129
    135
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    69.1
    72.7
    125
    133
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    69.6
    73.0
    125
    133
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    70.1
    73.5
    123
    133
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    70.7
    73.9
    124
    134
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    71.3
    74.4
    123
    133
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.9
    125
    135
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    72.6
    75.4
    128
    139
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    73.5
    76.1
    130
    141
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    74.6
    76.8
    133
    148
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    75.9
    77.7
    143
    154
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.9
    152
    159
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.5
    165
    165
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    81.9
    82.6
    169
    170
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.3
    170
    168
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.7
    172
    168
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    171.37
    54
    186.45
    37
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    97.21
    31
    130.72
    16
    3. Stroke
    93.64
    62
    93.67
    61
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    62.67
    34
    82.62
    24
    5. Tuberculosis
    51.69
    28
    41.57
    38
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    41.54
    13
    33.71
    33
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.78
    58
    34.30
    77
    8. Malaria
    34.24
    25
    33.07
    26
    9. Lung Disease
    33.72
    45
    26.83
    70
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    31.91
    50
    37.03
    25
    11. Liver Disease
    26.95
    46
    33.79
    23
    12. Kidney Disease
    23.37
    55
    24.28
    49
    13. Cervical Cancer
    23.05
    20
    18.43
    34
    14. Prostate Cancer
    21.83
    55
    20.20
    64
    15. Meningitis
    20.57
    25
    17.37
    29
    16. Falls
    16.67
    25
    15.69
    28
    17. HIV/AIDS
    16.09
    56
    24.04
    46
    18. Other Injuries
    13.49
    34
    14.19
    29
    19. Low Birth Weight
    12.53
    53
    29.04
    3
    20. Malnutrition
    12.06
    43
    15.08
    33
    21. Suicide
    11.81
    50
    7.52
    110
    22. Asthma
    11.22
    44
    9.19
    56
    23. Birth Trauma
    11.11
    49
    16.39
    25
    24. Breast Cancer
    10.99
    145
    14.03
    120
    25. Liver Cancer
    10.74
    35
    12.75
    28
    26. Maternal Conditions
    10.41
    37
    23.10
    14
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    10.16
    36
    10.92
    28
    28. Hypertension
    9.46
    111
    10.66
    102
    29. Violence
    8.25
    68
    11.50
    36
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.23
    37
    9.19
    31
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.29
    53
    4.50
    69
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    89
    3.52
    140
    33. Drownings
    5.48
    58
    4.92
    69
    34. Fires
    4.81
    39
    4.59
    43
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.21
    124
    5.83
    80
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.10
    50
    3.71
    59
    37. Skin Disease
    4.08
    51
    5.50
    18
    38. Schistosomiasis
    3.90
    19
    4.02
    18
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.37
    136
    3.38
    135
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.11
    168
    3.08
    170
    41. Epilepsy
    2.95
    37
    3.25
    31
    42. Lymphomas
    2.88
    149
    3.26
    145
    43. Hepatitis B
    2.62
    35
    2.43
    38
    44. Bladder Cancer
    2.58
    74
    1.67
    113
    45. Appendicitis
    2.50
    16
    2.27
    21
    46. Poisonings
    2.28
    37
    1.88
    46
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    2.26
    89
    2.84
    59
    48. Other Neoplasms
    2.20
    117
    2.61
    96
    49. Lung Cancers
    1.86
    166
    1.46
    175
    50. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    151
    1.78
    155
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,943
    10.74
    3,644
    12.68
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,769
    10.53
    2,813
    9.79
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,727
    6.88
    2,468
    8.59
    4. Stroke
    5,127
    6.16
    1,520
    5.29
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,555
    5.47
    1,061
    3.69
    6. Malaria
    4,185
    5.03
    1,223
    4.26
    7. Tuberculosis
    3,843
    4.61
    894
    3.11
    8. Low Birth Weight
    3,612
    4.34
    2,156
    7.50
    9. Birth Trauma
    3,203
    3.85
    1,216
    4.23
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    2,597
    3.12
    749
    2.61
    11. Meningitis
    2,343
    2.81
    569
    1.98
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,167
    2.60
    569
    1.98
    13. Liver Disease
    1,941
    2.33
    736
    2.56
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,886
    2.26
    804
    2.80
    15. Lung Disease
    1,768
    2.12
    410
    1.43
    16. Other Injuries
    1,623
    1.95
    501
    1.74
    17. Malnutrition
    1,559
    1.87
    653
    2.27
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,545
    1.86
    469
    1.63
    19. Maternal Conditions
    1,425
    1.71
    926
    3.22
    20. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,229
    1.48
    414
    1.44
    21. Violence
    1,203
    1.44
    471
    1.64
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    1,041
    1.25
    306
    1.07
    23. Falls
    999
    1.20
    273
    0.95
    24. Cervical Cancer
    957
    1.15
    210
    0.73
    25. Suicide
    932
    1.12
    189
    0.66
    26. Liver Cancer
    816
    0.98
    312
    1.09
    27. Drownings
    757
    0.91
    194
    0.68
    28. Asthma
    701
    0.84
    167
    0.58
    29. Hypertension
    510
    0.61
    172
    0.60
    30. Breast Cancer
    497
    0.60
    183
    0.64
    31. Fires
    481
    0.58
    137
    0.48
    32. Prostate Cancer
    440
    0.53
    114
    0.40
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    416
    0.50
    86
    0.30
    34. Stomach Cancer
    409
    0.49
    76
    0.26
    35. Poisonings
    350
    0.42
    80
    0.28
    36. Epilepsy
    337
    0.40
    109
    0.38
    37. Lymphomas
    292
    0.35
    79
    0.27
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    289
    0.35
    121
    0.42
    39. Skin Disease
    277
    0.33
    113
    0.39
    40. Schistosomiasis
    270
    0.32
    85
    0.30
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    266
    0.32
    74
    0.26
    42. Hepatitis B
    265
    0.32
    70
    0.24
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    255
    0.31
    68
    0.24
    44. Syphilis
    223
    0.27
    510
    1.78
    45. Bladder Cancer
    197
    0.24
    34
    0.12
    46. Other Neoplasms
    190
    0.23
    65
    0.23
    47. Measles
    179
    0.21
    89
    0.31
    48. Appendicitis
    176
    0.21
    46
    0.16
    49. Ovary Cancer
    155
    0.19
    43
    0.15
    50. Drug Use
    142
    0.17
    61
    0.21
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Senegal SENEGAL   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    23.05
    20
    18.43
    34
    2. Prostate Cancer
    21.83
    55
    20.20
    64
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.99
    145
    14.03
    120
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.74
    35
    12.75
    28
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    89
    3.52
    140
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.37
    136
    3.38
    135
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.11
    168
    3.08
    170
    8. Lymphomas
    2.88
    149
    3.26
    145
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.58
    74
    1.67
    113
    10. Lung Cancers
    1.86
    166
    1.46
    175
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    151
    1.78
    155
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.12
    170
    1.45
    155
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.10
    125
    0.95
    139
    14. Leukemia
    1.09
    175
    1.05
    178
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.08
    156
    1.18
    149
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.76
    172
    0.78
    170
    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.