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Compare Seychelles and Madagascar 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
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    39.5
    40.6
    40.1
    145
    149
    147
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
    1990
    67.2
    73.5
    70.3
    60
    64
    59
     
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
    2000
    67.7
    76.4
    71.8
    86
    46
    67
     
    56.7
    59.1
    57.9
    138
    144
    141
    2010
    68.3
    77.3
    72.4
    97
    64
    96
     
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
    2016
    69.0
    78.0
    73.3
    101
    75
    93
     
    64.6
    67.6
    66.1
    134
    139
    137
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.0
    78.0
    101
    75
     
    64.6
    67.6
    134
    139
    Age 5
    70.1
    79.0
    107
    76
     
    67.9
    70.6
    135
    142
    Age 10
    70.3
    79.1
    108
    74
     
    68.5
    71.1
    132
    142
    Age 15
    70.4
    79.2
    109
    74
     
    68.8
    71.3
    132
    142
    Age 20
    70.5
    79.3
    112
    75
     
    69.4
    71.8
    128
    141
    Age 25
    70.8
    79.4
    114
    73
     
    69.9
    72.3
    127
    141
    Age 30
    71.2
    79.6
    116
    73
     
    70.5
    72.9
    127
    145
    Age 35
    71.6
    79.7
    119
    73
     
    71.1
    73.5
    126
    145
    Age 40
    72.1
    80.0
    119
    71
     
    71.9
    74.2
    124
    145
    Age 45
    72.9
    80.4
    122
    71
     
    72.8
    74.9
    125
    148
    Age 50
    74.0
    80.9
    122
    69
     
    73.8
    75.7
    126
    150
    Age 55
    75.3
    81.5
    121
    66
     
    75.0
    76.6
    127
    151
    Age 60
    77.1
    82.3
    111
    70
     
    76.4
    77.7
    128
    155
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.2
    96
    71
     
    78.1
    79.1
    132
    153
    Age 70
    81.7
    84.4
    76
    70
     
    80.3
    81.0
    128
    152
    Age 75
    84.5
    86.1
    69
    70
     
    82.9
    83.4
    124
    142
    Age 80
    87.5
    88.2
    59
    69
     
    86.0
    86.3
    115
    131
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.0
    56
    68
     
    89.5
    89.7
    97
    120
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    112.62
    96
     
    88.59
    128
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.41
    59
     
    83.91
    48
    3. Hypertension
    64.49
    1
     
    38.67
    4
    4. Stroke
    54.16
    128
     
    122.95
    36
    5. Prostate Cancer
    49.61
    10
     
    41.52
    16
    6. Kidney Disease
    43.27
    9
     
    4.77
    174
    7. Liver Disease
    20.46
    69
     
    18.81
    76
    8. Breast Cancer
    20.35
    52
     
    17.34
    86
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.55
    77
     
    10.51
    151
    10. Lung Disease
    19.52
    114
     
    34.22
    38
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.20
    118
     
    15.58
    133
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.58
    28
     
    7.63
    95
    13. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    81
     
    7.75
    113
    14. Cervical Cancer
    13.99
    60
     
    29.60
    9
    15. Drownings
    12.25
    12
     
    3.95
    92
    16. Oral Cancer
    12.22
    3
     
    7.95
    11
    17. Violence
    9.87
    49
     
    7.80
    71
    18. Suicide
    8.68
    112
     
    7.81
    121
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    7.93
    101
     
    9.29
    77
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.79
    141
     
    40.55
    13
    21. Asthma
    7.66
    77
     
    19.36
    16
    22. Falls
    6.68
    72
     
    8.48
    54
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    6.55
    76
     
    6.62
    75
    24. Leukemia
    6.49
    4
     
    3.94
    90
    25. Drug Use
    6.20
    9
     
    0.21
    181
    26. Other Injuries
    6.18
    124
     
    10.11
    70
    27. Lymphomas
    6.14
    61
     
    6.06
    64
    28. Ovary Cancer
    5.92
    39
     
    2.27
    164
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    5.75
    58
     
    2.63
    110
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5.37
    113
     
    11.92
    63
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.23
    58
     
    6.21
    48
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.15
    104
     
    5.27
    99
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.92
    40
     
    8.79
    21
    34. Liver Cancer
    4.65
    109
     
    3.82
    135
    35. Meningitis
    4.61
    52
     
    11.17
    36
    36. Fires
    4.00
    58
     
    5.11
    42
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.82
    138
     
    7.57
    57
    38. Bladder Cancer
    3.75
    39
     
    2.74
    63
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.86
    32
     
    0.50
    158
    40. HIV/AIDS
    2.54
    104
     
    16.94
    58
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.80
    118
     
    11.93
    45
    42. Appendicitis
    1.54
    29
     
    0.88
    69
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.51
    129
     
    49.80
    33
    44. Epilepsy
    1.50
    110
     
    3.64
    45
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.44
    108
     
    5.19
    31
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    124
     
    1.85
    100
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    103
     
    1.46
    95
    48. Alcohol
    1.21
    115
     
    0.99
    126
    49. Skin Disease
    0.96
    123
     
    3.96
    40
    50. Malnutrition
    0.79
    112
     
    14.42
    29
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    111
    16.79
     
    8,600
    6.09
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    10.14
     
    14,584
    10.32
    3. Hypertension
    63
    9.53
     
    3,792
    2.68
    4. Stroke
    53
    8.02
     
    12,326
    8.72
    5. Kidney Disease
    43
    6.51
     
    563
    0.40
    6. Liver Disease
    21
    3.18
     
    2,246
    1.59
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    19
    2.87
     
    1,574
    1.11
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19
    2.87
     
    834
    0.59
    9. Lung Disease
    19
    2.87
     
    3,317
    2.35
    10. Prostate Cancer
    18
    2.72
     
    1,527
    1.08
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    2.42
     
    900
    0.64
    12. Lung Cancers
    15
    2.27
     
    816
    0.58
    13. Oral Cancer
    12
    1.82
     
    1,002
    0.71
    14. Drownings
    12
    1.82
     
    957
    0.68
    15. Breast Cancer
    11
    1.66
     
    1,135
    0.80
    16. Violence
    10
    1.51
     
    1,863
    1.32
    17. Suicide
    9
    1.36
     
    1,126
    0.80
    18. Asthma
    8
    1.21
     
    2,493
    1.76
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    8
    1.21
     
    7,610
    5.39
    20. Cervical Cancer
    7
    1.06
     
    1,934
    1.37
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    7
    1.06
     
    1,185
    0.84
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    1.06
     
    3,574
    2.53
    23. Falls
    7
    1.06
     
    1,014
    0.72
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    6
    0.91
     
    286
    0.20
    25. Lymphomas
    6
    0.91
     
    826
    0.58
    26. Leukemia
    6
    0.91
     
    571
    0.40
    27. Drug Use
    6
    0.91
     
    35
    0.02
    28. Other Injuries
    6
    0.91
     
    2,071
    1.47
    29. Meningitis
    5
    0.76
     
    2,392
    1.69
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5
    0.76
     
    5,073
    3.59
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    5
    0.76
     
    940
    0.67
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.76
     
    580
    0.41
    33. Liver Cancer
    5
    0.76
     
    511
    0.36
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5
    0.76
     
    665
    0.47
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.61
     
    300
    0.21
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4
    0.61
     
    958
    0.68
    37. Fires
    4
    0.61
     
    891
    0.63
    38. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.45
     
    3,176
    2.25
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3
    0.45
     
    148
    0.10
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    3
    0.45
     
    42
    0.03
    41. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.30
     
    5,077
    3.59
    42. Epilepsy
    2
    0.30
     
    718
    0.51
    43. Appendicitis
    2
    0.30
     
    141
    0.10
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1
    0.15
     
    9,180
    6.50
    45. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.15
     
    191
    0.14
    46. Dengue
    1
    0.15
     
    6
    0.00
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.15
     
    3,077
    2.18
    48. Malnutrition
    1
    0.15
     
    2,947
    2.09
    49. Skin Cancers
    1
    0.15
     
    167
    0.12
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1
    0.15
     
    95
    0.07
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.61
    10
     
    41.52
    16
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.35
    52
     
    17.34
    86
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.58
    28
     
    7.63
    95
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    81
     
    7.75
    113
    5. Cervical Cancer
    13.99
    60
     
    29.60
    9
    6. Oral Cancer
    12.22
    3
     
    7.95
    11
    7. Leukemia
    6.49
    4
     
    3.94
    90
    8. Lymphomas
    6.14
    61
     
    6.06
    64
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.92
    39
     
    2.27
    164
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.75
    58
     
    2.63
    110
    11. Stomach Cancer
    5.15
    104
     
    5.27
    99
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.92
    40
     
    8.79
    21
    13. Liver Cancer
    4.65
    109
     
    3.82
    135
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.75
    39
     
    2.74
    63
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    124
     
    1.85
    100
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    103
     
    1.46
    95
     
     
     
    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.