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Compare Singapore and Kenya 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
     
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.7
    65.7
    63.7
    47
    50
    45
     
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
    1970
    65.4
    70.2
    67.7
    45
    45
    44
     
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
    1980
    68.9
    74.2
    71.5
    33
    36
    29
     
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
    1990
    71.9
    76.9
    74.3
    28
    30
    30
     
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
    2000
    75.9
    80.9
    78.3
    11
    17
    13
     
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
    2010
    79.2
    84.7
    82.0
    8
    3
    3
     
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
    2016
    80.8
    85.0
    82.9
    6
    6
    4
     
    64.4
    68.9
    66.7
    135
    131
    132
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.8
    85.0
    6
    6
     
    64.4
    68.9
    135
    131
    Age 5
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
     
    68.0
    72.2
    134
    132
    Age 10
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
     
    68.6
    72.6
    131
    132
    Age 15
    81.1
    85.3
    6
    6
     
    68.9
    72.9
    131
    132
    Age 20
    81.1
    85.3
    7
    6
     
    69.5
    73.3
    126
    131
    Age 25
    81.2
    85.4
    7
    6
     
    70.3
    73.8
    122
    131
    Age 30
    81.3
    85.4
    7
    6
     
    71.1
    74.4
    118
    129
    Age 35
    81.5
    85.5
    9
    6
     
    72.0
    75.0
    116
    128
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.6
    9
    8
     
    72.9
    75.8
    111
    125
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    9
    8
     
    74.0
    76.7
    101
    117
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.0
    11
    8
     
    75.1
    77.5
    96
    117
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.3
    11
    8
     
    76.4
    78.4
    91
    113
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.7
    10
    8
     
    77.7
    79.4
    89
    113
    Age 65
    84.2
    87.3
    8
    8
     
    79.3
    80.6
    92
    113
    Age 70
    85.3
    88.0
    10
    8
     
    81.2
    82.2
    93
    110
    Age 75
    87.0
    89.1
    8
    7
     
    83.4
    84.2
    93
    111
    Age 80
    89.1
    90.6
    7
    6
     
    86.2
    86.7
    99
    110
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.6
    6
    16
     
    89.4
    89.9
    103
    110
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    70.09
    56
     
    89.41
    41
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    62.10
    166
     
    44.20
    180
    3. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    45
     
    2.79
    151
    4. Stroke
    23.27
    179
     
    66.90
    117
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.42
    30
     
    7.37
    98
    6. Breast Cancer
    15.30
    108
     
    19.74
    56
    7. Liver Cancer
    9.88
    39
     
    5.68
    86
    8. Kidney Disease
    9.50
    127
     
    6.33
    159
    9. Suicide
    8.66
    113
     
    10.28
    88
    10. Lung Disease
    8.32
    180
     
    19.15
    116
    11. Prostate Cancer
    8.27
    145
     
    32.72
    24
    12. Hypertension
    7.99
    132
     
    21.55
    47
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.42
    48
     
    3.12
    100
    14. Stomach Cancer
    6.01
    79
     
    10.05
    40
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.49
    179
     
    19.98
    113
    16. Lymphomas
    4.46
    106
     
    7.17
    32
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    89
     
    5.71
    47
    18. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    66
     
    7.35
    17
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.77
    142
     
    4.32
    129
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.24
    173
     
    39.22
    16
    21. Cervical Cancer
    3.12
    140
     
    23.39
    19
    22. Falls
    2.75
    148
     
    13.66
    23
    23. Leukemia
    2.62
    139
     
    4.30
    66
    24. Violence
    2.55
    130
     
    9.06
    58
    25. Liver Disease
    2.39
    178
     
    23.04
    62
    26. Uterin Cancer
    2.36
    80
     
    2.47
    78
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    2.29
    177
     
    12.63
    34
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.98
    107
     
    18.94
    3
    29. Skin Disease
    1.92
    85
     
    3.75
    47
    30. Bladder Cancer
    1.67
    106
     
    1.22
    140
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    1.34
    66
     
    0.78
    119
    32. Other Neoplasms
    1.18
    152
     
    3.04
    78
    33. Low Birth Weight
    0.79
    180
     
    11.96
    62
    34. Tuberculosis
    0.76
    139
     
    39.16
    44
    35. Asthma
    0.69
    162
     
    7.62
    78
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.68
    166
     
    7.39
    33
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    0.67
    177
     
    9.27
    50
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.66
    153
     
    127.36
    5
    39. HIV/AIDS
    0.65
    126
     
    75.25
    23
    40. Epilepsy
    0.65
    172
     
    4.18
    39
    41. Other Injuries
    0.55
    183
     
    12.72
    49
    42. Skin Cancers
    0.48
    163
     
    1.27
    100
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.42
    174
     
    2.28
    87
    44. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.40
    183
     
    17.48
    93
    45. Drug Use
    0.39
    162
     
    0.26
    173
    46. Drownings
    0.28
    182
     
    5.22
    71
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.18
    181
     
    14.08
    37
    48. Alcohol
    0.17
    181
     
    1.41
    102
    49. Encephalitis
    0.15
    175
     
    1.85
    20
    50. Fires
    0.13
    181
     
    5.87
    37
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,340
    21.81
     
    26,947
    9.57
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,901
    20.02
     
    7,771
    2.76
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,874
    7.65
     
    529
    0.19
    4. Stroke
    1,806
    7.38
     
    11,976
    4.25
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,307
    5.34
     
    1,523
    0.54
    6. Liver Cancer
    798
    3.26
     
    1,217
    0.43
    7. Kidney Disease
    743
    3.03
     
    1,508
    0.54
    8. Lung Disease
    647
    2.64
     
    3,272
    1.16
    9. Breast Cancer
    641
    2.62
     
    2,367
    0.84
    10. Hypertension
    633
    2.59
     
    3,728
    1.32
    11. Suicide
    555
    2.27
     
    3,004
    1.07
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    516
    2.11
     
    623
    0.22
    13. Stomach Cancer
    473
    1.93
     
    1,857
    0.66
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    352
    1.44
     
    3,740
    1.33
    15. Lymphomas
    339
    1.38
     
    1,735
    0.62
    16. Oral Cancer
    327
    1.34
     
    1,593
    0.57
    17. Prostate Cancer
    280
    1.14
     
    2,309
    0.82
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    264
    1.08
     
    1,009
    0.36
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    208
    0.85
     
    14,032
    4.98
    20. Falls
    199
    0.81
     
    3,110
    1.10
    21. Leukemia
    193
    0.79
     
    1,209
    0.43
    22. Liver Disease
    189
    0.77
     
    5,214
    1.85
    23. Ovary Cancer
    183
    0.75
     
    644
    0.23
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    161
    0.66
     
    3,589
    1.27
    25. Violence
    149
    0.61
     
    3,780
    1.34
    26. Skin Disease
    146
    0.60
     
    844
    0.30
    27. Cervical Cancer
    133
    0.54
     
    2,706
    0.96
    28. Bladder Cancer
    131
    0.53
     
    232
    0.08
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    103
    0.42
     
    120
    0.04
    30. Uterin Cancer
    100
    0.41
     
    243
    0.09
    31. Other Neoplasms
    92
    0.38
     
    645
    0.23
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    91
    0.37
     
    8,995
    3.19
    33. Tuberculosis
    58
    0.24
     
    8,885
    3.15
    34. Asthma
    54
    0.22
     
    1,726
    0.61
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    51
    0.21
     
    33,224
    11.80
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    51
    0.21
     
    1,453
    0.52
    37. HIV/AIDS
    49
    0.20
     
    29,911
    10.62
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    39
    0.16
     
    3,403
    1.21
    39. Epilepsy
    39
    0.16
     
    1,704
    0.60
    40. Skin Cancers
    38
    0.16
     
    242
    0.09
    41. Other Injuries
    38
    0.16
     
    4,783
    1.70
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    0.13
     
    534
    0.19
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32
    0.13
     
    2,526
    0.90
    44. Low Birth Weight
    24
    0.10
     
    9,671
    3.43
    45. Drug Use
    24
    0.10
     
    89
    0.03
    46. Drownings
    13
    0.05
     
    2,417
    0.86
    47. Alcohol
    12
    0.05
     
    422
    0.15
    48. Encephalitis
    9
    0.04
     
    930
    0.33
    49. Fires
    9
    0.04
     
    1,858
    0.66
    50. Poisonings
    7
    0.03
     
    916
    0.33
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    45
     
    2.79
    151
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.42
    30
     
    7.37
    98
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.30
    108
     
    19.74
    56
    4. Liver Cancer
    9.88
    39
     
    5.68
    86
    5. Prostate Cancer
    8.27
    145
     
    32.72
    24
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.42
    48
     
    3.12
    100
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.01
    79
     
    10.05
    40
    8. Lymphomas
    4.46
    106
     
    7.17
    32
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    89
     
    5.71
    47
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    66
     
    7.35
    17
    11. Cervical Cancer
    3.12
    140
     
    23.39
    19
    12. Leukemia
    2.62
    139
     
    4.30
    66
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.36
    80
     
    2.47
    78
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.98
    107
     
    18.94
    3
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.67
    106
     
    1.22
    140
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.48
    163
     
    1.27
    100
     
     
     
    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.