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Sierra Leone
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sierra Leone and Ethiopia 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.

Ethiopia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Sierra Leone Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sierra Leone SIERRA LEONE   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Sierra Leone SIERRA LEONE   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    31.0
    33.7
    32.3
    172
    170
    171
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    33.5
    36.3
    34.9
    173
    172
    173
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    36.4
    39.2
    37.8
    175
    174
    175
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    37.6
    40.4
    39.0
    182
    182
    182
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    38.4
    39.5
    39.0
    183
    183
    183
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    47.4
    48.7
    48.1
    182
    182
    182
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    52.5
    53.8
    53.1
    181
    183
    181
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sierra Leone SIERRA LEONE   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    52.5
    53.8
    181
    183
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    59.7
    60.2
    179
    182
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    60.5
    61.1
    179
    182
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    60.8
    61.3
    180
    182
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    61.9
    62.4
    179
    182
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    63.4
    63.8
    179
    182
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    64.7
    65.1
    179
    182
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    66.0
    66.3
    180
    182
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    67.2
    67.5
    180
    183
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    68.6
    68.8
    180
    183
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    70.0
    70.1
    181
    183
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    71.5
    71.7
    183
    183
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    73.3
    73.4
    183
    183
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    75.4
    75.5
    183
    183
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    77.8
    77.9
    183
    183
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    80.6
    80.7
    183
    183
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    84.0
    84.1
    183
    183
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    87.9
    87.9
    183
    183
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sierra Leone SIERRA LEONE   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    234.45
    1
    86.80
    44
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    188.09
    29
    106.06
    110
    3. Stroke
    184.54
    2
    89.82
    86
    4. Tuberculosis
    130.60
    5
    45.57
    38
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    99.98
    9
    76.12
    20
    6. Liver Disease
    82.18
    2
    26.82
    42
    7. Malaria
    71.94
    1
    5.43
    40
    8. Meningitis
    53.51
    1
    18.63
    22
    9. HIV/AIDS
    53.50
    28
    26.08
    47
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    51.27
    37
    28.27
    94
    11. Maternal Conditions
    45.62
    2
    15.52
    26
    12. Lung Disease
    39.31
    25
    18.56
    123
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.37
    26
    36.36
    22
    14. Other Injuries
    33.34
    2
    14.55
    42
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    31.10
    1
    10.33
    44
    16. Kidney Disease
    30.74
    26
    8.46
    138
    17. Malnutrition
    30.12
    2
    10.82
    42
    18. Measles
    29.75
    2
    15.44
    4
    19. Low Birth Weight
    25.01
    9
    14.01
    48
    20. Prostate Cancer
    24.45
    43
    6.62
    154
    21. Asthma
    23.72
    8
    11.98
    50
    22. Falls
    22.90
    1
    14.65
    17
    23. Cervical Cancer
    22.70
    22
    18.76
    38
    24. Suicide
    21.71
    11
    12.59
    48
    25. Birth Trauma
    21.44
    11
    17.57
    22
    26. Hypertension
    21.32
    48
    25.14
    38
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    17.96
    5
    13.59
    24
    28. Liver Cancer
    16.49
    15
    1.99
    177
    29. Breast Cancer
    14.89
    117
    25.69
    16
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.85
    120
    15.22
    114
    31. Drownings
    14.78
    5
    6.18
    57
    32. Violence
    13.51
    29
    8.96
    62
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13.17
    1
    7.91
    27
    34. Fires
    10.86
    3
    7.28
    18
    35. Schistosomiasis
    10.27
    1
    3.10
    29
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.29
    62
    5.22
    101
    37. Epilepsy
    6.86
    17
    6.48
    18
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.30
    17
    3.62
    65
    39. Hepatitis B
    5.68
    1
    2.00
    31
    40. Poisonings
    4.78
    1
    2.51
    36
    41. Drug Use
    3.97
    16
    0.74
    136
    42. Stomach Cancer
    3.55
    139
    3.10
    151
    43. Skin Disease
    3.55
    50
    6.18
    13
    44. Alcohol
    3.45
    25
    1.66
    91
    45. Appendicitis
    3.19
    2
    1.14
    49
    46. Ovary Cancer
    2.95
    149
    8.19
    7
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.85
    174
    6.66
    109
    48. Other Neoplasms
    2.69
    91
    4.60
    30
    49. Encephalitis
    2.64
    7
    2.47
    11
    50. Anemia
    2.51
    38
    9.22
    18
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sierra Leone SIERRA LEONE   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,315
    12.62
    68,854
    10.83
    2. Malaria
    7,134
    8.73
    4,879
    0.77
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,879
    7.19
    54,357
    8.55
    4. Stroke
    4,757
    5.82
    39,571
    6.23
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,464
    5.46
    46,943
    7.38
    6. Tuberculosis
    4,319
    5.28
    24,240
    3.81
    7. Measles
    3,365
    4.12
    25,103
    3.95
    8. Meningitis
    3,242
    3.97
    17,774
    2.80
    9. Low Birth Weight
    2,834
    3.47
    23,091
    3.63
    10. Liver Disease
    2,793
    3.42
    14,213
    2.24
    11. Maternal Conditions
    2,647
    3.24
    13,735
    2.16
    12. HIV/AIDS
    2,492
    3.05
    20,425
    3.21
    13. Birth Trauma
    2,429
    2.97
    28,958
    4.56
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    2,421
    2.96
    7,538
    1.19
    15. Malnutrition
    2,318
    2.84
    9,120
    1.43
    16. Other Injuries
    1,937
    2.37
    13,143
    2.07
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,842
    2.25
    27,140
    4.27
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    1,688
    2.06
    20,000
    3.15
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,341
    1.64
    13,005
    2.05
    20. Kidney Disease
    1,067
    1.31
    4,875
    0.77
    21. Drownings
    1,007
    1.23
    6,568
    1.03
    22. Suicide
    990
    1.21
    8,348
    1.31
    23. Lung Disease
    953
    1.17
    8,017
    1.26
    24. Violence
    849
    1.04
    7,552
    1.19
    25. Falls
    795
    0.97
    8,437
    1.33
    26. Asthma
    746
    0.91
    6,269
    0.99
    27. Fires
    560
    0.69
    5,756
    0.91
    28. Hypertension
    555
    0.68
    11,050
    1.74
    29. Liver Cancer
    541
    0.66
    1,040
    0.16
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    438
    0.54
    3,842
    0.60
    31. Schistosomiasis
    377
    0.46
    1,775
    0.28
    32. Cervical Cancer
    375
    0.46
    4,986
    0.78
    33. Epilepsy
    338
    0.41
    5,653
    0.89
    34. Poisonings
    302
    0.37
    2,475
    0.39
    35. Breast Cancer
    277
    0.34
    7,654
    1.20
    36. Alzheimers/Dementia
    266
    0.33
    5,986
    0.94
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    266
    0.33
    2,884
    0.45
    38. Hepatitis B
    257
    0.31
    1,301
    0.20
    39. Pertussis
    213
    0.26
    4,680
    0.74
    40. Prostate Cancer
    210
    0.26
    1,335
    0.21
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    210
    0.26
    1,985
    0.31
    42. Drug Use
    182
    0.22
    537
    0.08
    43. Tetanus
    164
    0.20
    3,267
    0.51
    44. Encephalitis
    155
    0.19
    3,021
    0.48
    45. Alcohol
    136
    0.17
    1,077
    0.17
    46. Appendicitis
    129
    0.16
    845
    0.13
    47. Anemia
    126
    0.15
    5,894
    0.93
    48. Syphilis
    115
    0.14
    8,060
    1.27
    49. Skin Disease
    110
    0.13
    3,359
    0.53
    50. Stomach Cancer
    107
    0.13
    1,545
    0.24
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sierra Leone SIERRA LEONE   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.45
    43
    6.62
    154
    2. Cervical Cancer
    22.70
    22
    18.76
    38
    3. Liver Cancer
    16.49
    15
    1.99
    177
    4. Breast Cancer
    14.89
    117
    25.69
    16
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.55
    139
    3.10
    151
    6. Ovary Cancer
    2.95
    149
    8.19
    7
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.85
    174
    6.66
    109
    8. Lymphomas
    1.91
    169
    5.22
    88
    9. Oral Cancer
    1.70
    143
    2.31
    114
    10. Uterin Cancer
    1.57
    115
    0.95
    159
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.49
    171
    3.18
    146
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.20
    151
    1.09
    158
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.15
    111
    0.37
    172
    14. Leukemia
    0.99
    173
    5.64
    10
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.75
    162
    3.40
    66
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.75
    168
    2.05
    85
    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.